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In this photo, E-Books are seen on an ipad at the Frankfurt Book Fair on October 9, 2013 in Germany. (Daniel Roland/AFP/Getty Images)
In this photo, E-Books are seen on an ipad at the Frankfurt Book Fair on October 9, 2013 in Germany. (Daniel Roland/AFP/Getty Images)

Amazon and the publisher Hachette announced today that they have reached a deal after a bitter dispute over how e-book revenue would be divided.

Derek Thompson of The Atlantic joins Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson to take a look at the deal and what it means for the e-book industry.

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This segment aired on November 13, 2014.

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