Audible Audiobooks App Removed from App Store in China

As pointed out by The Mac Observer, the Audible app is no longer available to download in the Chinese App Store. The change was first reported by Apple Censorship, which listed the app as having been removed on Thursday. For those who aren’t familiar, Audible is an online audiobook and podcast service owned by Amazon, that...

Go Trains to Launch ‘Quiet Zone by Audible’ with Free Downloads

After launching free Wi-Fi aboard GO Trains at the end of September, a new partnership with Audible launched today offering free downloads, announced Metrolinx, which runs trains in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area in Ontario. The upper levels of GO Trains are known as the Quiet Zone (passengers are expected to mute electronics and...

Apple and Amazon Agree to End Audiobook Exclusivity Deal

Amazon and Apple have agreed to end their exclusivity agreement for audiobooks following a European Commission (EC) probe, according to a new report from Reuters. The two companies had an exclusivity agreement whereby Apple could only source audiobooks from Amazon‘s Audible business and Audible could not supply other music digital platforms with the content besides Apple’s […]