iTunes price hike

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iTunes price hike

Postby roberdjp » Fri May 07, 2004 1:35 pm

This might be a little more on-topic than it's supposed to be for this forum, BUT.....


Anybody else see that the major record labels have colluded to force Apple to raise some of iTunes prices? Singles up to $1.25 and albums up to $16.99.

$16.99.

Do they not realize this is what got them in this situation in the first place?

Interestingly, Sony who, along with EMI, was the main instigator of the price change, recently launched THEIR OWN music site where everything is $0.99....

Is anybody else furious about this?

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Postby Apoptosis » Fri May 07, 2004 1:56 pm

hum.. I wonder what is going on here... Going to let the dust settle before I comment :yawinkle:

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Postby Immortal » Fri May 07, 2004 2:40 pm

I think its because sony are also releasing something similar......

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Postby deadly-app » Fri May 07, 2004 3:25 pm

well wait
can ipods Only use itunes music?

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Postby Immortal » Fri May 07, 2004 3:49 pm

no, they play generic music formats like MP3's aswell

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Postby deadly-app » Fri May 07, 2004 3:52 pm

oh ok
so, now we just have to see if they lose a bunch of customers.

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Postby Apoptosis » Fri May 07, 2004 7:04 pm

exactly


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