Inevitably the battle between Spotify and Apple is heating up. Spotify is rumored to have been a driving force behind the European Union's current probe of Apple's music service and the deals it has cut with labels. Now comes a new salvo from Spotify.
Spotify is sending an email to users that subscribe via iOS devices reminding them that its $3 per month cheaper to subscribe via Spotify.com
"In case you didn’t know, the normal Premium price is only $9.99, but Apple charges 30 percent on all payments made through iTunes," the email reads. "You can get the exact same Spotify for only $9.99/month, and it’s super simple.
Included are step by step instructions on how to shut off auto-renew through iTunes and transfer your account directly to Spotify.