Apple sending out iTunes credits for customers affected by so-called ebook ‘price fixing’

“Apple has begun sending out iTunes Store credits to customers affected by the recently (partially) settled ebook price fixing situation,” Mark Gurman reports for 9to5Mac.

“The lawsuit, which involves companies such as Apple, Amazon, Hachette, Harper Collins, Penguin, Macmillan, and Simon & Schuster, has not been fully settled as Apple recently appealed the ruling in which it was found guilty of conspiring to fix ebook pricing,” Gurman reports. “Regardless, the company has sent out credits.”

Gurman reports, “Amazon began sending out its credits earlier this week.”

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MacDailyNews Take: It’s absurd that Apple has to do this.

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