EU Apple Deal on iTunes Pricing

The first of several? In time for MacWorld? E.U. Reaches ITunes Deal With Applepdf

Apple Inc. will scrap online pricing policies across Europe for iTunes music downloads and soon charge consumers in Britain and the rest of Europe the same amount, the company and the European Union said Wednesday.

Apple charges about 9 cents more per song in Britain compared with prices in nations that use the euro. The company said it has to pay more to record companies in Britain for distribution rights.

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