Cue told Fortune that he would "take better notes" if he could relive the book publisher negotiations that landed Apple in hot water.
Consider this a manifesto: Buying e-books is for suckers.
The publisher and retailer resolve their months-long dispute, which had prompted Amazon to stop taking pre-orders, delay new releases and refuse discounts.
The days of electronics repair are over! Plus, Microsoft's aggressive Surface ads, the true value of an ebook, and a visit to the land of Chromebooks. With guests Jason Cross and Melissa Riofrio.
Apple's agreement to pay $400 million to consumers depends on the outcome of its appeal
Amazon argues for price elasticity as messy dispute with Hachette drags on.
Amazon's new subscription e-book plan includes more than 600,000 titles, but no major publishers.
If the decision against Apple is upheld in appeal, the company will pay out the funds to affected consumers in 33 states and territories.
But remember: All-you-can-eat subscriptions are only appetizing if there's delicious stuff in the buffet.
Payments under the settlement agreement will depend on the outcome of Apple's appeal of a New York court's order.