Did you know that Sarah Wendell and Candy Tan wrote a book about romance? They did and it came out today. It’s called Beyond Heaving Bosoms: The Smart Bitches’ Guide to Romance. BooksonBoard has it 25% using SmartonBoard coupon code. The bosom sightings posts at SmartBitches is hilarious. February ... more >
iTunes DRM free is not entirely DRM free. iTunes free downloads have what is called social DRM. Inside the audio file is your email address and account information which means if a song is shared, the person who shared the information is encoded into the file itself. I think this ... more >
Amazon’s new music store is now open and offering over 2 million songs from artists like KT Tunstell, 50 Cent, and the Rolling Stones. Every song and album is in the MP3 format, the most universal format for digital music, and can be played on nearly every device on the ... more >
Who says digital copies don’t sell? Apple is now the third largest retailer of music in the country with a 10% market share. Wal-mart is number one with a 15.8% market share and Best Buy number 2 with a 13.8% market share. Via Gizmodo.
The Macworld Keynote is taking place right now. Steve Jobs said that contrary to published reports, iTunes is doing phenomenally well, surpassing Amazon to be the #4 retailer of music in the market. Next up is Target, the #3 retailer. iTunes sells 58 songs a second and has sold 50m ... more >