Weekly Roundup: Legal Downloads for Free, Barring a (Likely) Screwup
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If Google isn't doing it, it's probably not possible to support it with advertising. Still, Universal Music is planning to try, and at the Roundup, we're not ready to write it off -- at least, not quite yet. Also this week: the final round in the iPod sweatshop story, this time with a twist of Chinese politics.
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- The Context Machine Fodder
- Universal to Offer Songs Via Free Music Service
- Intel Could Lay Off Thousands Next Week
- iPod Maker Foxconn Sues Journalists Over Article
- Apple Asked to Help Journalists in Foxconn Story
- Apple Working to Help iPod Labor Reporters
- Foxconn Eases Up on Chinese Journalists
- China Orders iPod Factory to Unionize
- Keyspan's New VoIP Phone
- Mac Gaming News - Aspyr to Bring Civ IV Expansion Warlords to the Mac
- Mac Gaming News - The Sims 2 Open for Business for the Mac Ships
- OpenOffice Expected to Go OS X Native Next Month
- TubeSock gets YouTube Videos Onto iPod
- The Slacker's Guide - A Classic Evolved- Excalibur- Morgana's Revenge
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