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Amazon e-Book share to fall from 90% to 35%

From the Wall Street Journal MarketBeat…

Seems like a real market is emerging. When the forces of true competition are engaged, the result is usually that prices fall. Ironically, in this case, competition will actually make prices rise.

Apple’s iPad and the expected entry of others such as Google into the e-book space will cut Amazon’s share of e-book sales from 90% to 35% over the next five years, writes Credit Suisse analyst Spencer Wang in a research report Tuesday

Full article here: Amazon e-Book share to fall from 90% to 35%, Analyst Says – MarketBeat – WSJ.


Written by tstaley

February 17, 2010 at 6:40 pm

Posted in eBooks

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