04/01/10 Good morning, it’s April 1, 2010, and this is your first early morning digital briefing.
Days before the release of the iPad, Amazon struck new electronic book pricing deals with CBS Corp.’s Simon & Schuster and News Corp.’s HarperCollins Publishers to allow both companies to set their own prices for best seller releases, per the WSJ. The new arrangement will allow prices to be set at $12.99-$14.99 for many new books – identical to the price points Apple will offer publishers for the iPad. Amazon had played hardball with publishers before Apple came on the scene, demanding a $9.99 ceiling for all major titles. Sony, which launched the word’s first e-book reader, also announced it will begin to allow publishers to set their own e-book prices. Meanwhile, Sony will reduce the price point of its entry level Pocket Edition to $170.
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