Movie Purchasing And Renting Come To 42 New iTunes Country Stores As Apple Presses Its Media Advantage

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http://techcrunch.com – Apple has opened up movie purchase and rental options in a number of stores today, including a large number of countries in the EMEA region, as well as in Asia and Latin America. The new movie availability covers 42 new localized stores in total, smaller than the 56 markets where it officially opened new stores on Dec. 4, but nonetheless an impressive push to bring its media marketplace to new regions, which is a key element of its continued success in mobile. Often, Apple’s international media ecosystem advantage is cited as a key benefit to the iOS platform over Android and other alt (IT news)