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10.22.12
iBookstore lines its shelves with paid content in New Zealand, 17 Latin American countries
10.22.12

iBookstore lines its shelves with paid content in New Zealand, 17 Latin American countries

iDevice owners in New Zealand and 17 Latin American countries are no longer restricted to a diet c...

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08.14.12
Tencent reveals how it gets users to pay for its service
08.14.12

Tencent reveals how it gets users to pay for its service

We've all seen those "OMG! Don't make us pay for Facebook" fake petitions, but App.net and The Soc...

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01.11.12
Apple checking out the competition at CES
01.11.12

Apple checking out the competition at CES

Just because Apple isn't exhibiting products at CES doesn't mean it's not interested in the event....

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08.30.11
How Steve Jobs got the Internet to pay for content
08.30.11

How Steve Jobs got the Internet to pay for content

Just about every Internet and print news outlet has paid tribute to Steve Jobs over the past fe...

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06.19.11
New York Post blocks iPad access through Safari browser, hopes you'll pay for a subscription instead
06.19.11

New York Post blocks iPad access through Safari browser, hopes you'll pay for a subscription instead

Well, that's one way to make people pay for puns. The New York Post, that bastion of fair, bala...

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08.22.10
Android developer anecdotally claims AdMob brings home the bacon
08.22.10

Android developer anecdotally claims AdMob brings home the bacon

In February 2009, Arron La's $0.99 Advanced Task Manager was one of the first paid apps on Android,...

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08.14.10
Murdoch plans digital-only paid newspaper for tablets and phones
08.14.10

Murdoch plans digital-only paid newspaper for tablets and phones

We can't honestly say whether The Wall Street Journal's laggy iPad rendition was a success at $17.2...

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12.21.09
Scribd positioning self to become Amazon competitor, sell books on Kindle?
12.21.09

Scribd positioning self to become Amazon competitor, sell books on Kindle?

The de facto place to buy Kindle books is, of course, Amazon. Given how tightly this allows Bezos &...

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11.04.09
Microsoft's layoffs conclude early, over 5,000 let go
11.04.09

Microsoft's layoffs conclude early, over 5,000 let go

With this morning's confirmation from Microsoft that another 800 people have been let go, the layof...

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