July 2006
Daily Variety;7/24/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 14, p1
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The article reports that the American software developer Microsoft Corp. will release a product, named Zune, that will compete with Apple's iPod/iTunes combo during the 2006 holidays. Zune will have a larger screen than iPod and the Zune store will sell music, television shows and possibly feature films. Robbie Bach, head of Microsoft's entertainment and devices group, will lead the Zune launching.


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