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  • News: Apple to reduce UK iTunes prices by 5p

    Apple today announced that within six months it will lower the prices it charges for music on its UK iTunes Store to match the already standardised pricing on iTunes across Europe.

  • News: Microsoft still behind HD-DVD despite Blu-ray drift

    Microsoft says it is standing by its decision to support HD-DVD on Xbox 360, despite Warner Bros' recent decision to back Blu-ray (and Paramount's rumored reversal).

  • News: iTunes sales up 50% over Christmas

    Music downloads were up 50 percent year-on-year across Christmas 2007, according to the BPI - the UK record label trade group.

  • News: Dutch media players sold with worm

    A batch of digital media players sold by a Dutch importer over Christmas have been infected with a worm.

  • News: Motorola expands music service, buys Soundbuzz

    In a bid to expand its mobile music offerings, Motorola is set to acquire online music store Soundbuzz, Motorola said today.

  • News: CES: Sony thanks Blu-ray Disc backers

    Sony CEO Howard Stringer has thanked Warner Bros and other Blu-ray Disc backers for supporting the high-definition (HD) disc format. Warner's decision could prove pivotal in the HD disc format battle between Blu-ray and HD-DVD.

  • News: Gates disappoints in CES farewell

    Microsoft chairman Bill Gates focused on the company’s drive to provide digital content via the web, consoles and smartphones in his final keynote at the Consumer Electronics Show on Sunday night.

  • News: Apple faces class-action music monopoly suit

    Apple is facing a class-action suit that alleges the company unfairly uses technological restrictions with its iPod line and iTunes Music Store to beat out competitors.

  • News: Web traffic suggests growth in MS Zune sales

    The website devoted to Microsoft's Zune 'iPod-killer' nearly tripled its share of Christmas Day's overall internet traffic in comparison with last year, but it still fell far short of Apple's iTunes site, an analytic vendor said.

  • News: iPod for Christmas? Watch out!

    People who received MP3 players - such as Apple's iPod - as holiday gifts may want to steer clear of some Web sites that claim to offer legal music but don't have licensing agreements with major music labels.

  • News: Video report: 2007's top tech news

    With the release of Windows Vista, Apple's iPhone and a new breed of portable computer, 2007 was a busy year for the technology industry.

  • News: The ultimate Apple iPhone user guide

    Here's everything you need to know to get started with a new iPhone.

  • News: Google says iPod will hold all the world's data

    Google says all the world's content will soon fit in an iPod, the result of a drop in the price of data storage by a factor of 3.6 million since 1982.

  • News: Hackers planning Apple iPhone drive-by attacks

    The seriousness of attacks on Apple's iPhone will increase significantly next year, according to Arbor Networks.

  • News: Apple iTunes 2007 top 10 revealed

    Apple has revealed the most popular singles and albums sold via iTunes UK during 2007, with British acts Amy Winehouse, Mika and the Arctic Monkeys leading the album sales pack.

  • News: Apple threatens iPhone retailers in Singapore

    Apple has threatened retailers in a Singapore mall with legal action if they continue to sell unlocked iPhones, prompting many to stop selling the handsets, The Straits Times newspaper reported today.

  • News: UK site starts Apple iTunes price war

    UK online music service 7digital is undercutting Apple’s iTunes Store by offering DRM-free tracks for "as low as 10p each".

  • News: Orange sells 30,000 Apple iPhones in five days

    French mobile phone operator Orange sold 30,000 Apple iPhones in the five days following its November 29 launch, the company has revealed.

  • News: Mobile music sales to reach $11bn in 2011

    Music delivered to mobile phones will account for 30 percent of global recorded music retail value in 2011, up from 13 percent currently, according to Understanding & Solutions.

  • News: Creative: no 32GB Zen for Europe

    Fans of audio specialist and MP3 player maker Creative have spent the past week salivating at the thought of a 32GB flash memory-based music and video player launching in Europe. But according to a spokesman for Creative, a 32GB Zen player “is not even on the roadmap”.



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