Apple iPad Offers Media Companies Hope But Not Yet a Savior

By Mike McGuire | January 27, 2010

Rumors being what they are, much of what Steve Jobs announced at the iPad launch event didn’t come as a surprise to the overload crowd at the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco. The iPad is a “tweener” that fits…


It’s 2010, Didn’t We Bury the Advertising-Supported-Song-Download-Model Last Year?

By Mike McGuire | January 14, 2010

Right off the bat, I have to admit, I have not been invited to the Free All Music beta test. But it would appear this CNET blogger was invited. He states he found the experience of watching ads – of…