Opinion: Amazon “Publishing’s Real Nemesis”

Written by Pat's Papers | Monday, 16 April 2012 8:30 AM


The Justice Department’s decision to sue Apple and five publishing companies for e-book price fixing while ignoring Amazon’s influence caught New York Times’ columnist David Carr’s eye this morning. He says that’s like ” taking on Standard Oil but breaking up Ed’s Gas ’N’ Groceries on Route 19 instead.”  Carr says the Apple lawsuit misses the point that Amazon is “publishing’s real nemesis.”

SOURCE: New York Times

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