Sony Plans New Online Store

Service will link company’s content, digital devices.

Sony is planning a new online store a la Apple’s iTunes, but with a few twists.

The new service, called Sony Online Service for now, was announced at a strategy meeting in Tokyo on Thursday. It will hawk music, movies, books, and other downloadable content geared for Sony’s various electronics, including TVs, mobile phones, music players, and computers.

The service, which Sony aims to launch next year, will link the company’s devices with digital content that it produces.

Read more at CNET.