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ESPN Radio App is Now Free Through the End of 2012

Back in May, ESPN released a “new” version of it’s ESPN Radio app and greedily decided it was a good idea to charge every user, even those who had already paid for the “old” app, $4.99 to use it. Yeah, even the loyal listeners who had already paid for the app were told they had to pony up another $4.99. Their rationale was that this was not an upgrade, but a completely new app. Outrage by ESPN Radio app users was universal and the app plummeted to a one star rating in iTunes. Eventually, this outrage got ESPN to change it’s tune.  Continue Reading >