graeme_p - 8:24 am on Jul 11, 2013 (gmt 0)
The publishers and Apple were price fixing. Publishers were colluding to fix prices.
Everyone hates competition/anti-trust laws when it applies to them, but a capitalist economy cannot function without them.
@lucy24, yes, Amazon is very clever at extracting money from Kindle users - as well as becoming a rather nasty near monopoly on book distribution.