Todd Allcock wrote:
> But never underestimate the capability of a wireless provider to make a
> stupid idea profitable! These are, after all, the same guys who've
> convinced us to pay $2.00 for a 30-second clip of a 99-cent song we
> already own by calling it a "ringtone!" ;-)

One analyst estimates that the ringtone revenue will be close to $1
billion this year, with an average of six ringtones per subscriber that
downloads (34%).

I find that having different ringtones for different callers is useful,
but I upload clips to my phone using Motorola Phone tools, at no cost.

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