Amazon’s Digital Music Endeavor: Uh, This Isn’t Revolutionary

I can’t get excited about a digital music model that’s exactly like iTunes except it’s MP3.

Why is everyone clamoring for a dated codec like MP3 when AAC and other new codecs should be replacing it by now? If your player doesn’t support AAC you should write your congressman an angry letter.

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I’d like to see more details on the pricing, but from what the early indications are there is nothing unique about what Amazon is doing.

Via: – The Economics of Content –’s Music Service Coming Next Month?

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