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Submission + - Last.Fm founder:Apple f'd over music subscriptions (edibleapple.com)

An anonymous reader writes: Apparently not one to mince words, Last.fm founder Richard Jones lambasted Apple for their recently announced app store subscription rules.
“Apple just fucked over online music subs for the iPhone,” Jones wrote in an IRC chat earlier this week. Taking things further, Jones angrily theorized that by effectively preventing subscription services like Rhapsody and Spotify from thriving on iTunes, Apple is paving the way for its own music subscription service where it will, surprise surprise, face little to no competition.

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