Apple violated law to boost e-book prices, judge rules

U.S. District Judge Denise Cote has ruled that Apple broke antitrust law when it conspired with five publishers to drive up the price of e-books. The ruling is expected to prompt Apple, Amazon, Google and Netflix to take another look at how they form deals for multimedia content, says Allen Weiner, a media specialist at Gartner. Apple says it will appeal the ruling.

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