Google Launches iTunes Killer

Posted on November 1, 2009

Google has just launched its new music search feature. Users search Google for a particular song title or recording artist and Google's music search returns its own results first at the top of the page. If you click on the title to a piece of music, a popup from Google's partners MySpace, Lala, Pandora, imeem and Rhapsody will appear, giving you the chance to sample the tune and buy it. Needless to say, Apple's iTunes store or Amazon.com's digital music offerings do not appear. It's an iTunes killer, essentially, where Google gets a cut of the music sales. Here's how it works:



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