[Irtalk] Developers Of Chrome Extension That Finds Cheaper Textbook Prices Receive Legal Threats From Major Textbook Supplier | Techdirt

Hilton Gibson hilton.gibson at gmail.com
Thu Jan 8 15:23:48 SAST 2015

So, when someone comes along and threatens this business model, publishers
are swift to react. Offensive efforts -- like locking schools into yearly
purchases for instructors' versions and acting as "partners" in campus
bookstores -- have mitigated most of the damage caused by outside forces
like Amazon and used book retailers.

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