#<p><img class="alignleft size-full wp-image-10050" alt="Apple's Jonathan Ive" src="http://channeleye.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/jonathanive.jpg" width="330" height="270" />The company which designer Jonathan Ive described a week or two back as built on integrity has finally agreed to cough up $450 million after it conspired with five publishers to hike the prices of e-books.</p>
<p>On Friday, US district judge Denise Cole told Apple it must pay $40 million to as many as 23 million people if it lost a hearing that showed it was liable under antitrust laws. <a href="http://channeleye.co.uk/apple-fudges-book-cartel-rulings/" class="read_more">more&#187;</a></p><div class="feedflare">
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