“That thudding sound you hear is the Zune.
‘But we dropped the price of the 30GB Zune to $199!’ says the Zune team.
Alas, they may have brought a sharper knife to the fight, but as the amazingly apt Andy Ihnatko said, Apple brought a cannon. That’s the difference between being an innovator and a wannabe. I think Microsoft may want to rethink that Zune strategy which seems to be ‘make shitty versions of great products, and hope the people making the great products never improve theirs again’.
Thus far, it’s not working real well. “