iTunes Radio to launch next month in US with blue-chip sponsors - report

Apple’s entry to the world of internet radio, iTunes Radio, is set for a September launch in the US and will boast an advertising model with a number of blue-chip companies already on board.

That's according to Advertising Age sources, which suggest that iTunes Radio will debut next month with sponsorship from companies including McDonald’s, Pepsi, Nissan, Procter & Gamble.

The iTunes Radio ad model is said to display an ad to users once every 15 minutes, including one ...

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