Remember RealNetworks, the once-giant streaming company who boldly circumvented Apple’s FairPlay digital rights management to make their own media player work with iTunes files? Now they’re back with Rinse, a new effort to organize and clean up your iTunes library. Wait -- what?
Digital music stores used to ignore the iPod, but that has changed. Now RealNetworks has added the browser-based Rhapsody MP3 Store to its Rhapsody music subscription service, offering another way to buy your tunes DRM-free.