Apple http://nwpr.org en Book News: External Monitor To Watch Over Apple http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-external-monitor-watch-over-apple <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>U.S. District Judge Denise Cote <a href="http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-court-appoints-antitrust-monitor-in-apple-ebook-case-20131016,0,3388104.story">appointed</a> an external monitor to keep Apple in line with antitrust laws, she announced Wednesday. Thu, 17 Oct 2013 13:05:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 35862 at http://nwpr.org Book News: External Monitor To Watch Over Apple Book News: Publishers Object To Proposed Punishments For Apple http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-publishers-object-proposed-punishments-apple <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>Five major publishers are <a href="http://in.reuters.com/article/2013/08/08/apple-ebooks-idINL1N0G827820130808">objecting</a> to restrictions the Justice Department wants to place on Apple for colluding with them to fix ebook prices. Thu, 08 Aug 2013 11:43:00 +0000 editor 32222 at http://nwpr.org Book News: Justice Department Proposes Punishments For Apple http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-justice-department-proposes-punishments-apple <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>Following its successful <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/07/10/200723135/apple-conspired-to-set-e-book-prices-judge-rules">antitrust lawsuit</a> against Apple, the Justice Department is ready to mete out punishment. Mon, 05 Aug 2013 11:20:00 +0000 editor 32020 at http://nwpr.org Book News: Justice Department Proposes Punishments For Apple Book News: Evidence 'Overwhelming' In Apple Price-Fixing Case http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-evidence-overwhelming-apple-price-fixing-case <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>U.S. Thu, 11 Jul 2013 11:29:00 +0000 Annalisa Quinn 30766 at http://nwpr.org Northwest Apple Crop Looks Good So Far, If Farmers Can Get It Picked http://nwpr.org/post/northwest-apple-crop-looks-good-so-far-if-farmers-can-get-it-picked <p>Northwest apple growers expect a bumper crop this year in combination with higher prices. But as correspondent Anna King reports, farmers are worried they won&rsquo;t have enough workers to pick the apples at peak ripeness. Tue, 15 May 2012 13:04:47 +0000 Anna King 8327 at http://nwpr.org