Link: Microsoft planning music subscription service | Tech News on ZDNet.
But sources say Microsoft is also considering a more direct attack on Apple, seeking rights from copyright holders to give subscribers a new, Microsoft-formatted version of any song they’ve purchased from the iTunes store so those songs can be played on devices other than an iPod.
Now that would be an interesting move…
Skype version 1.3 released
Skype has released an update to the VoIP program that adds some new features. Version 1.3 adds the following:
- Voice mail customers can leave voicemails to all Skype users, online or not
Send pre-recorded messages to any Skype user
Outlook contact import improvements
New simpler interface
Import contacts from MSN and Outlook
Animated emoticons in text messages
Not sure if this is the Mac version as well.