“More interestingly, the name of these button files and are labeled with “buy” in the filename. This could imply exciting new functionality,” Weintraub reports. “We heard no shortage of rumors that Apple planned to take on the Pandoras and Spotifys of the world with its own ‘Radio’ service, and Bloomberg predicted a Q1 2013 (current) launch… If the buttons are taken at their literal meaning, Apple could offer to sell stations of music based on particular songs, artists, or genres.”
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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader "Lynn Weiler" for the heads up.]
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