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State Department cancels large Kindle contract

The U.S Department of State has withdrawn plans to place a $16.5 million order on Amazon.com for its Kindle Touch devices.

TechHive: Who's got more digital content, iTunes or Amazon?

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How are Amazon and Apple shaping up when it comes to the amount of digital content available? TechHive breaks down the numbers for music, ebooks, movies, and more.

Apple argues for trial before DOJ ebooks settlement

Apple has opposed a government proposed judgment in an ebooks price-fixing lawsuit, stating that the judgement seeks to terminate and rewrite its contracts even before the case is heard.

App Guide: Sesame Street iOS apps

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These apps may not be able to tell you how to get to Sesame Street, but they do feature some of your favorite characters from the children's TV show.

Remains of the Day: Ready, set, go

Apple may be readying e-books for Latin America, Sharp may be setting up to deliver displays for a new iPhone, and piracy is going rampant all over the place.

Introducing Macworld's Total Mountain Lion Superguide

We at Macworld strive to provide our readers with the very best OS X coverage on release day. But for those who'd rather have the complete compilation without using Instapaper or Read It Later, we present our new Superguide, Total Mountain Lion, available on the iBookstore, Kindle Store, and as a PDF/ePub/MOBI bundle.

Apple, booksellers oppose proposed ebook price-fixing settlement

A proposed settlement of the U.S. Department of Justice's ebook price-fixing case against three large publishers would damage the U.S. publishing industry and would single out Apple for restrictions on ebook pricing, lawyers for the tech firm wrote in comments to the agency.

The Great Cookie Thief for iPhone and iPad

Despite some performance lags (which are more notable on older iOS devices), this ebook will delight preschool and elementary school-aged children.

Remains of the Day: Game closet

Apple toys around with a new way to check the status of your online orders, a U.S. senator wants the DOJ to stop playing into Amazon's hands, and AT&T avoids tapping into the FaceTime-pricing game--for now.

Introducing Macworld's iPhone Photography Superguide

Thanks to the iPhone, many more of us have a camera in our pocket. But, like any art, perfect photography takes time. That's why we put together Macworld's iPhone Photography Superguide, our attempt to help you glide through the rough patches and onto photographic stardom.