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Nokia And Universal Offer Free Music

Nokia (NYSE: NOK) and Universal are upping the stakes in the music download market, teaming together to offer free 12-month access to music from Universal’s artists to buyer’s of Nokia’s musicphones. The kicker: people will be able to keep the songs once the free-offer period expires. Consumers will have to buy a Nokia handset that supports the service, which isn’t available yet. A unique PIN number will let users into the music store, where they can then download songs to their phone. Nokia wants to get other labels to sign up to the