The big news at last weeks Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was Palm’s keynote in which they announced their new operating system, called WebOS, and the first device built on that platform, the Pre. The pundits are abuzz about whether this is an iPhone killer or not. It certainly looks like a variation on the iPhone [...]
In 2003 Apple changed the face of legal MP3 downloads by opening the iTunes Store. What set iTunes apart from other online digital music stores was it’s flat rate $0.99 USD cent per track and no monthly subscription fee pricing scheme. This was an attractive price for consumers who would want to use the store [...]
According to this missive by Harry McCracken on Technologizer it seems that the iTunes store may be going DRM free for the remaining 3 major labels (Sony BMG, Universal, and Warner). iTunes is already DRM free for the other major label (EMI). Finally!