Google Editions will be the storefront for the company's digitial publishing business, the latest in its wide variety of offerings.
The Apple tablet's sales have gained by almost exactly the rate that Kindle's have lost.
Stores sold nearly nine iPads per hour.
A survey says consumer electronics spending is up, with laptops surging and the iPad topping holiday wish lists.
Retailers are attempting to one-up each other ahead of Black Friday, but will these deals move the top line?
Consumers are ready to come back in a big way, and these shares are positioned to rise with holiday spending.
One of Apple's first computers is sold in London.
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