BusinessWeek reports that, at a press conference in Tokyo yesterday, Sony announced plans to launch an online store, similar to the iTunes store. Dubbed the Sony Online Service, the store is said to be based around Sony's PlayStation Network.
However, while Sony is trying to establish its own online store with content available for purchase online, BW reports that Sony is not trying to copy iTunes, rather the company will actively try to differentiate its service from what Apple is already offering.
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