“Looks like Apple Computer’s advertising department and music service need to get in tune. The latest commercials for the iPod digital-music player feature the song ‘Channel Surfing,’ by a DJ named Feature Cast. They are arresting spots, with black silhouettes of dancers with white iPods against vibrant fuchsia backgrounds. The song is upbeat and catchy,” Stephen Lynch reports for The New York Post.
“There’s only one problem: As of yesterday, ‘Channel Surfing’ wasn’t available on Apple’s music store, iTunes. ‘It’s a little ironic that they chose to put that song in the commercial,’ said Michael Gartenberg, an analyst with Jupiter Research. ‘There’s probably someone in the publicity department who is a little red-faced.’ Apple officials did not return calls seeking comment,” Lynch reports.
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