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Yahoo! doubles the price of music service

Discussion in 'iPod' started by nichos, Oct 27, 2005.

  1. macrumors 6502


    So if you were locked in with the subscription, you'd either have to give up your music, or pay the extra fee.
    link to article
  2. Guest

    Sky Blue

    hahah! I wish i knew someone who was using that service. I would laugh at them very hard.
    A prime example of why subscription services suck.
  3. Moderator emeritus


    wait a sec..
  4. macrumors 68020



    Anyway. It's still cheaper than Apple's subscription service.
  5. macrumors 6502


    But you renting it?! (the music)
  6. macrumors 604


    Are you searching for a previous thread? I've looked. It might be one of the MacByte articles.

    Basically, it's a bait and switch. :D
  7. Moderator emeritus


    Haha, my instant reaction was 'Repost!' but when I went back and found previous threads, they linked to different articles... so I thought I'd just let this go. But apparently soooome of you can't let me just back down. :eek:
  8. Moderator emeritus


    I feel like Yahoo is doing a great job advertising the merits of purchased music vs. a subscription model. I mean, I get scared every time Apple updates the iTMS agreement and I have to agree to it to keep using iTunes, but I continue to own the music. It would seriously suck to get priced out of your subscription and lose access to everything..... :(
  9. macrumors G5

    Sun Baked

    Basically like cable television, the evil circle where there only way to show increasing profits is to raise prices -- because their number of users aren't growing fast enough. :p

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