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Penguin terminates ebook deal with Apple in EU

Ebook publisher, Penguin has agreed to terminate its agency agreement with Apple and to allow Amazon to set its own prices for e-books in settlement of a European Union antitrust case.

Comixology leads comic-publishing resurgence

Comics app developer Comixology leads a resurgent comic industry, reports Jason Snell from Comic-Con.

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Introducing Macworld's Upgrade Your Apps ebook

Apple's stock apps for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch are great—for the most part. But what if one of those preloaded apps doesn't quite fit your needs? The editors at Macworld put together an iPad-only ebook of 20 great third-party apps to replace your stock programs.

Apple should lead the move to DRM-free ebooks

Apple switched to selling DRM-free music years ago. Now it's time for the company to do the same with ebooks.

Analysis: Antitrust ruling could temper Apple's revolutionary zeal

A U.S. judge's ruling Wednesday that Apple violated antitrust laws in its dealings with book publishers may limit the ways in which the company strikes deals in other industries going forward.

Judge rules Apple colluded with publishers to fix ebook prices

U.S. District Judge Denise Cote threw the ebook at Apple on Wednesday, ruling that the company did in fact collude unfairly with publishers to fix prices in the ebook market.

Digital Reading Room: Rock 'n read

We look at musical memoirs from Ringo Starr, Cheap Trick, and Led Zeppelin available from Apple's iBookstore. While the first two disappoint, the third shows how good an enhanced iBook can be.

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Introducing Macworld's 100 More Things Every Mac User Should Know

A few years ago, we wrote a book on 100 things every Mac user should know. Now it's time for us to provide you with 100 more how-tos, features, and tidbits to learn about your Mac, available on all ebookstores for $2.99.

Remains of the Day: It's not TV, it's HBO

Peek inside the development process of an HBO exclusive, take in the latest purported iPhone spy shots, and peruse the closing arguments of the ebook price-fixing case.

Remains of the Day: Designing men

Jonathan Ive may not have been Steve Jobs's first choice for Apple's designer, the ebooks trial takes another unexpected turn, and an Apple ad wins yet another award.