iTunes Music Store Launched
Along with new iPod and iTunes, Steve Jobs announced the new iTunes Music Store at a press conference in San Francisco today. Integrated into iTunes 4, the service offers Mac users a convenient method to search or browse for songs and purchase via 1-Click ordering at .99 cents each. Apple has provided an online users guide to help navigate the new service.
“The revolutionary iTunes Music Store puts 200,000 songs at your fingertips. It?s built right into iTunes 4 and lets you search or browse genres, new releases, exclusives and more. Preview any song for free, when you find a song you want, buy it for just 99¢.”
Songs have 30 second preview
Music service works on all iPods and up to 3 Macs.
Works on Macs only and Windows support expected end of year
All songs encoded in 128bit AAC
Cover art included with each song
Over 200,000 tracks available with unlimited CD burning
Organized and easy to find music
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