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  • The science of winning any argument     Friday, 20 Dec 2013 | 3:45 AM ET

    Dr. Rob Yeung, author of 'How to Win: The Argument, the Pitch, the Job, the Race', explains the best way to "win the career race" - and arguments around the Christmas lunch table.

  • Nov 26- Barnes& Noble Inc, the largest U.S. bookstore chain, on Tuesday reported a higher than expected quarterly profit as it cut store workers' hours scaled back its money losing Nook business, helping it offset sharp sales declines. Barnes& Noble has been struggling for years with readers' shift to e-books.

  • Pascal Lamy, author of The Geneva Consensus: Making Trade Work for All and former WTO Director General, says it is not impossible for the WTO's major trade deal to work despite a large number of countries involved.

  • I don't buy currency war narrative: Lamy     Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 3:20 AM ET

    Pascal Lamy, author of The Geneva Consensus: Making Trade Work for All and former WTO Director General, says that more open trade across the world is not causing currency wars.

  • *China plan to exit intervention seen as dollar-negative. Zhou Xiaochuan, head of the People's Bank of China, said in a book on reforms published on Tuesday that China will gradually expand the yuan trading band to help make the currency more flexible and market-driven. But analysts said the remarks don't mean that China will move the trading band overnight.

  • Authors lose to Google in suit over digital books Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 10:57 AM ET

    A federal judge in Manhattan sided with Google and dismissed a lawsuit filed against by the company by authors over the downloading of digital books.

  • *Judge accepts Google's "fair use" defense. NEW YORK, Nov 14- Google Inc on Thursday won dismissal of a lawsuit by authors who accused the Web search and media group of digitally copying millions of books for an online library without permission.

  • Online book buffet     Friday, 25 Oct 2013 | 11:25 AM ET

    Eric Stromberg, Oyster CEO, explains how his company allows subscribers to access thousands of book titles from big publishers.

  • October 23- Fall is book fair season at schools across the United States, and despite changes in children's reading habits, the fundraising needs of parent organizations and the business of publishing, little has changed over the years. The national bookstore chain Barnes& Noble Inc has its own version of book fairs, which are held at its stores, not in schools.

  • Apple launches iRadio     Friday, 6 Sep 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    Apple must eliminate its guarantee that its e-book prices would match the lowest prices found online, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Molly Wood, CNET.com, discusses whether iTunes' radio will impact other music streaming.

  • Apple E-Book Court Ruling     Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 1:10 PM ET

    Apple said it "did not conspire to fix e-book pricing," reports CNBC's Jon Fortt. A look at the court's ruling on Apple's business practices.

  • Barnes & Noble CEO Resigned     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 5:42 PM ET

    Barnes and Noble says its CEO William Lynch has resigned and is effective immediately, with the "Fast Money" traders. The stock is down 2.5 percent after hours.

  • Amazon Starting to Cut Back on the Discounts Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 10:41 AM ET
    Author James Hollock, with copies of his first book, "Born to Lose."

    Amazon, which became the biggest force in bookselling by discounting prices, has started to cut back on some of its deals as competition wanes.

  • A revealing look into the personal lives of two of the world's greatest 20th century authors, with CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • France Hits Out at 'Destroyer of Bookshops' Amazon Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 5:06 AM ET

    France's culture minister has attacked Amazon, the online retailer, for deliberately undercutting traditional rivals to create a "quasi-monopoly", the FT reports.

  • US Blames Apple for Driving Up E-Book Prices Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 12:21 PM ET
    Apple and two publishers, Macmillan and Penguin, were accused by the Justice Department of conspiring to fix prices of digital books to undermine Amazon's dominance of the industry.

    A Justice Department lawyer opened a New York trial by telling a judge Monday that Apple's e-book pricing scheme cost U.S. consumers hundreds of millions of dollars.

  • There's a potentially huge marketplace being born for second-hand digital content, but can it can survive the challenges to its existence.

  • Not So Great Gatsby for F. Scott Fitzgerald Friday, 3 May 2013 | 9:54 AM ET
    F. Scott Fitzgerald

    F. Scott Fitzgerald didn't get much for film payments Here's what he got in 1926.

  • Judging ‘Gatsby’ by Its Cover(s) Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 1:24 PM ET
    Dueling book covers: The original cover of The Great Gatsby battles the new movie version now on sale in bookstores.

    Now the novel is dividing the nation's booksellers with dueling paperback editions: the original enigmatic blue cover and a flashy version with Leonardo DiCaprio front and center.

  • You Said What?! Get That Foot Out of Your Mouth Sunday, 14 Apr 2013 | 2:57 PM ET

    Even the best leaders make big communication mistakes including peppering their pep talks with metrics. YAWN!

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