CNET is reporting that Apple may be planning on extending iTunes song previews from 30 seconds, up to a full minute. On Wednesday, when Apple CEO Steve Jobs takes the stage at the company’s annual September media event, he is expected to announce that iTunes users will be allowed at least twice the amount of […]
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Apple Set To Offer Longer iTunes Track Previews?

CNET is reporting that Apple may be planning on extending iTunes song previews from 30 seconds, up to a full minute.

On Wednesday, when Apple CEO Steve Jobs takes the stage at the company’s annual September media event, he is expected to announce that iTunes users will be allowed at least twice the amount of time to sample a song, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the move.

This of course would be another improvement Apple has been adding to the iTunes music store over the past year or so. All of this starting with Apple’s introduction of the web-based “iTunes Preview.”

This doesn’t sound too far-fetched to me. Apple now has enough power in the music industry to muscle this deal out of the record labels.

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