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Motorola To Make Windows Media Phones, Keep iTunes Seperate

Motorola has announced it will launch between one and three mobile phones with Windows Media Player included, with the handsets kept seperate from the manufacturers’ iTunes-compatible line. The sad thing is that the DRM is fragmented and looks to remain that way forever…
“It’s possible that we may support OMA. This is not an exclusive deal,” said Chris White, the company’s senior director of global product marketing for music handsets. The OMA standard has suffered, however, from endless haggling over licensing terms in negotiations with key patent holders that have been gridlocked for more than a year.”