Apple Prepares To Open iBookstore in Japan

Apple will open a new ebook service in Japan soon, according to a report published in the Nikkei financial publication. To make the venture possible, the Cupertino company has teamed up with local publishers such as Kadokawa, Kodansha, and Shogakukan, among others. The iBookstore will offer 80,000 ebook titles, all sourced locally. The ebookstore is