iBooks: 100 million downloads, Random House bringing 17,000 titles

iBooks: 100 million downloads, Random House bringing 17,000 titles

As part of the iPad 2 event today Apple announced that their iBooks ebook store has enjoyed over 100 million downloads since launching alongside the original iPad in 2010. Also, as previously noted, Random House has finally become the last major publisher to sign on and will be bringing 17,000 additional titles to the iBookstore.

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iBooks: 100 million downloads, Random House bringing 17,000 titles

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Remember, while impressive numbers of downloads, 100 million iBooks sold to what, more than 120 million iOS devices of iPod, iPhone and iPads. Seems people are just buying one and not using it again. Hopefully this random house will help people get more selection cuz they do need it.