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Apple’s E-Book Number

By posted at 11:40 am on June 8, 2010 1

The New York Times explains why, despite Steve Jobs’ assertion yesterday, Apple’s iPad is most definitely not responsible for 22% of e-book sales since the iPad came out.

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One Response to “Apple’s E-Book Number”

  1. Steve
    at 4:03 pm on June 8, 2010

    That is, flatly, not what Jobs said. He said that of the 5 major publishers who signed up, the iBookstore now accounts for 22% of sales. Jobs said nothing about the book industry as a whole. And that is a very significant number, if those publishers are seeing 22% of sales coming from the iBookstore already.

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