Rationale Behind the iPhone Price Cut

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Few gadgets have received as much hype as Apple's iPhone. Just introduced three months ago, people lined up for hours despite the cellphone's whopping top price of $599. Now, Apple's stock price has tumbled following a $200 price cut for the phone. Has Steve Jobs got more up his sleeve? Freelance journalist Joel Johnson, who writes about technology on BoingBoing.net, has an update on the iPhone, the electronics market and Apple's virtual music venture with Starbucks.

Credits

Guest:
Joel Johnson - Freelance journalist

Host:
Jim Sterngold

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Dan Konecky, Karen Radziner