Zune-branded service coming to 18 new markets

Financial Times reports that the Zune-branded service, which includes most popular films from MGM, Paramount and Universal will be soon be available in 18 of its largest western markets, including the US, UK, France, Germany and Australia. Here’s a quote from Christine Heckart: “The strategy and vision of Zune is to continue to build out […]

Financial Times reports that the Zune-branded service, which includes most popular films from MGM, Paramount and Universal will be soon be available in 18 of its largest western markets, including the US, UK, France, Germany and Australia. Here’s a quote from Christine Heckart: “The strategy and vision of Zune is to continue to build out that full entertainment experience,” Ms Heckart said. “This is a very important step for us to introduce Zune to new consumers around the world.” “We’re hearing unconfirmed reports that Zune services, and Zune HD sales, are being readied for India and China, but the timing are unclear at this time.”