Nokia Comes with Music to go DRM-free?

Many music services have been dropping DRM to make their wares more popular, now speculation says Nokia is about to do the same.

Nokia absolutely needs to ditch DRM from its Music Store if it wants to drive take-up. But right now Comes With Music songs can only be played on your Nokia handset or authorised PC. The economics of giving away an unlimited number of shareable songs for only a small handset markup is a difficult negotiation  the manufacturer will need to work out with the labels – but it may be a necessary one if Nokia is also to profit from its big Comes With Music investment.

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