Amazon Optimizes MP3 Store For iPhone And iPod Touch As It Looks To Chip Away At iTunes Lead

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http://techcrunch.com – Amazon today announced a new version of its MP3 store, designed to work on iPhone and iPod touch devices from Apple. The HTML5 web app now allows iOS mobile device users to make direct purchases of tracks from Amazon’s 22 million song library via Safari, which will then make it instantly available to Amazon’s Cloud Player app for those devices. It’s a similar move to what the company has already tried to do with its Kindle store for e-books. Amazon launched an iPad-formatted version of that store last year (also in January, coincidentally), accessible from the web, after Ap (IT news)