Linked by Eugenia Loli on Thu 14th Jul 2011 19:33 UTC
Podcasts Spotify launched in the US today, to become the third serious provider after MOG and RDIO services that offer unlimited streaming of their catalog for a rather small-ish monthly fee. Napster, Real, ZunePass, Thumbplay (now sold away), also offer a similar service, but they never managed to capture the market the same way. I have used all three services above over the last year (some in a short trial mode, some through lengthy subscription), so here's how I see them go down.
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by WorknMan on Thu 14th Jul 2011 22:33 UTC
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I haven't tried Spotify yet, but I see a lot of Ars commenters that are pissed off because the free service that Spotify offers ain't that great. Are people so f**king cheap these days that they refuse to pay for ANYTHING?

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