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Google Considering Buying Napster, Getting In Digital Music Biz...

First Posted: 03/28/08 03:43 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 12:50 PM ET

Internet giant Google is considering an extensive alliance with Napster, which could include an outright acquisition, as it plots its move into the digital music world, The Post has learned.

According to sources within the music industry, Google has been pushing to align with Napster - rather than build its own online music store - a sign that Google sees subscription services as the future of digital music.

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Filed by Alex MacCallum  |