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Some More Details on MSN Music Service

(sub. req.) Microsoft’s soft launching its online music store next week (earlier story here), as this WSJ story elaborates. In a subtle dig at Apple’s more closed system, Microsoft has devised a new slogan, “Plays for Sure,” (earlier story here), to emphasize compatibility with various MP3 players…

MSN music service will feature songs Microsoft licensed from all the major recording companies. Its selection initially will be poorer than Apple’s, but that will gradually expand in coming months, according to this story.