Digital downloads will not replace the Compact Disc

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Contrary to what Steve Jobs says, that the digital download will replace the CD, Jupiter research has done a study that finds his prediction of their demise to be a bit…

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Digital downloads will not replace the Compact Disc
What kind of digital downloads? DRM infected crap will surely not replace them, good high quality MP3 has the potential!

No, I wouldn’t be interested in paying for mp3s, either. Getting them for free is one thing, we want lossless for money. I think the average consumer could have told them digital downloads won’t replace CDs. Just lower the price on all CDs (not just new ones) to $10, no copy protections, and I’ll be there.

You are right that nobody is willing to pay 99 cent for just 1 song, specially if it is has the Digital Restriction Management but there is still allofmp3.com :slight_smile: