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Device Restricted Music Subscriptions Are Coming...

Apple's decision to ditch the headphone jack highlighted the idea that future music services might soon be device specific, and it looks as though Amazon is taking the plunge by offering a subscription service with a strict one device limit. _______________________ By Leigh Beadon on Techdirt In the last episode...
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