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iPod Sales Drop to Lowest Quarterly Number Since 2006
Date: Sunday, August 29, 2010 @ 18:05:45 UTC

Seasoned watchers know that this is the time of year when the iPod gets a refresh, yet there's a shadow over the digital music player that turned Apple from an also-ran computer company into a force in the technology world. The latest sales figures for the quarter through June showed 9 million sold the lowest quarterly number since 2006. In short, the iPod, launched in October 2001, looks to be in terminal decline. While Apple is unworried sales of its iPhone and iPad are booming the drooping figures for the digital music player market are a concern for another sector: the music companies. Complete Article







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