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Old Feb 7, 2012, 03:57 PM   #1
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iTunes Store Price Tracking

Does anyone know of a website/app that will track iTunes music/movie/tv show prices? What I'm looking for is a service similar to what the AppShopper site/app does for apps, but for music/movies/tv shows for sale on the iTunes Store.
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 07:24 AM   #2
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I know this thread is almost a year old, but I've been looking for exactly the same thing. Did you ever find such an app or site that tracks iTunes prices for TV Shows/Movies?
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 08:22 PM   #3
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No, unfortunately I have not.
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 09:03 PM   #4
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Strange... with all the app price tracking wites & apps out there, you'd think someone would have one for music/movies/tv shows...
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Old Jan 12, 2013, 11:41 AM   #5
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Send a request to www.camelcamelcamel.com That might be something that would attract them. It's already a fantastic site for tracking Amazon, Best Buy and Newegg.
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Old Jan 12, 2013, 11:54 AM   #6
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Send a request to www.camelcamelcamel.com That might be something that would attract them. It's already a fantastic site for tracking Amazon, Best Buy and Newegg.
Good idea. I use camelcamelcamel for Amazon - would be exactly what I'm looking for...
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Old Jan 12, 2013, 02:00 PM   #7
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I almost never buy music from iTunes. Has been more 100% of the time for me. I go to Amazon, and usually save about 30% on music over iTunes.
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Old Jan 12, 2013, 02:31 PM   #8
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I almost never buy music from iTunes. Has been more 100% of the time for me. I go to Amazon, and usually save about 30% on music over iTunes.
I rarely buy music from iTunes, but frequently buy TV shows...
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Old Jan 14, 2013, 06:00 PM   #9
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Send a request to www.camelcamelcamel.com That might be something that would attract them. It's already a fantastic site for tracking Amazon, Best Buy and Newegg.
Checked in with camelcamelcamel (never heard back) and AppShopper (not on their radar)... hope someone does something with this idea...
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Old May 8, 2013, 07:28 AM   #10
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Nearest thing I could find is this site, but it's clearly linked to the US iTunes store, in US dollars, and so of no use to those of us in the UK.

http://www.itmsmoviedeals.com/itunes-movie-price-drops
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Old Jan 20, 2014, 12:53 PM   #11
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I had an idea...

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Nearest thing I could find is this site, but it's clearly linked to the US iTunes store, in US dollars, and so of no use to those of us in the UK.

http://www.itmsmoviedeals.com/itunes-movie-price-drops
I'm also looking for a solution for searching for cheap movies. The prices on many older films go up and down constantly.
For example, the other day, movies like Ghostbusters 1 & 2, 28 Days Later 1 & 2, King Kong (Extended), Alien 1 & 2 (Director's Cut), the Pirates of the Caribbean movies, and MORE were all lowered in price to $9.99 Two days later, and they're back to their normal prices. The sale was unadvertised, and only up for a day!
Any system to monitor these random price drops would be stellar.

Anyway.. the iPhone has a web app available in the iTunes store called IFTTT (If This, Then That). I think there might be a way to use itmsmoviedeals.com RSS feed to send a push notification or text message command straight to your phone whenever it's updated..
I have not tried it yet though..
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