Walmart’s Updated MP3 Downloads

Eight years after retail giant Walmart announced its ‘iTunes-killer’ 88-cent MP3 downloads, the company is waving the white flag and closing shop later this month. In a letter to Walmart distributors, Walmart wrote Tuesday its Music Downloads Store at mp3.walmart.com will close Aug. 28. MP3 file downloads will be disabled. The closure leaves iTunes in an even stronger position in digital music sales with Amazon a distant  [Read More…]