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U.K. retailer Tesco takes on iTunes

The U.K. retail giant plans to launch its own DRM-free music download service.

Analysis: Is the taxman eyeing iTunes?

California State Assembly Bill 1956, which would have added digital downloads to the list of the state's taxable items, was narrowly defeated this week. But the question of taxing items such as iTunes downloads isn't going away.

Movie rentals still shy of 1,000

Six weeks after the self-imposed 1,000-iTunes-movie-rentals deadline, the Store remains understocked.

Analyst: AmazonMP3 growth not coming at Apple’s expense

AmazonMP3 may be a popular download service, but Apple isn't losing any customers because of it.

iTunes, Starbucks create ‘Pick of the Week’

Starbucks has launched a new iTunes promotion -- the Pick of the Week, where Starbucks customers can use a card to download free music.

eMusic passes 200m downloads

Indie music reseller eMusic announced that it has passed the 200 million songs sold mark.

Digital sales will account for 40% of music by 2012

The digital music market will grow by leaps and bounds over the next four years, as Apple takes over top spot in online sales.

Clear Channel adds HD radio tagging for iTunes

Clear Channel, the U.S.'s biggest radio broadcaster, is now supporting iTunes Store tagging on more than 300 HD Radio stations nationwide.

MySpace Music and the benefits of competition

MySpace and the music labels join to kick the stuffing out of iTunes. That trump you hear does not signal the end of the world.

iTunes Store now top U.S. music retailer

The iTunes Store is now the largest retailer of music in the United States, even bigger than Wal-Mart, according to a new report.