Amazon reboots 99¢ Lady Gaga album deal, “this time we’re ready”

If you somehow managed to miss out on Amazon’s 99-cent deal for Lady Gaga’s newest album on Monday, fear not. Amazon is now offering “Born This Way” for a buck again today — and this time, the company says its servers won’t collapse under the onslaught of rabid music fans.

So long Zune, thanks for all the tunes

After trying (and failing) time and again to take on Apple’s iPod, Microsoft is finally killing off its Zune media player, a source tells Bloomberg’s Dina Bass.

Amazon’s MP3 store may be gearing up for relaunch

Amazon may be planning some major changes for its MP3 store, which competes with Apple’s iTunes store. The online retailer is apparently aiming to relaunch the MP3 store’s API (which allows developers to build software that communicates with the store) and web services in the first quarter of 2011, a source tells the technology blog TechCrunch.