Jul 22, 2011

Why Spotify Will Kill iTunes – Maxwell Wessel – Harvard Business Review
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Written by : Tom George| 0 | Technology

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Business bloggers at Harvard Business Review discuss a variety of business topics including managing people, innovation, leadership, and more. For another look at the Spotify launch, see “Why I’m Not Going Near Spotify (and Why You Shouldn’t Either).” iTunes as we know it is over. It is walking, talking, and continuing to pretend it’s alive, but Spotify, Europe‘s outrageously successful streaming music product, has just shown us the future. Though you might not even be aware of the competitor that is attacking the music titan of the past decade, that iTunes business model is about to be blown up completely and swiftly. And it could even be thought of as fitting; iTunes accomplished the exact same thing during its early-2000s attack on the bricks-and-mortar retail music industry. Apple set the stage to decimate Tower Records and Sam Goody
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