updated 08:50 am EDT, Tue April 20, 2004
Napster delays in Europe
On the heels of Apple's acknowledgement that to launch its UK store by the end of summer. "We intend to launch before the end of summer. I am ever hopeful it will happen, but it has been very challenging to get the rights together," Christopher Gorog, CEO of Roxio, Napster's parent company, told Reuters. Napster also remains in the preliminary stages of negotiating deals with countries in continental Europe, and indicated that the company is also looking at Japan, but didn't indicate when the service might launch in either of those two regions.