Monday, January 5, 2009

Apple's iTunes Moves to DRM-free Format

All four major music labels -- Universal Music Group, Sony BMG, Warner Music Group and EMI, along with thousands of independent labels, are now offering their music in iTunes Plus, Apple's DRM-free format. Apple also announced more flexible pricing, which had long been sought by the music labels.

iTunes now boasts a catalog of over 10 million songs, over 30,000 TV episodes and over 2,500 films including over 600 in high definition video.