Microsoft says sorry for using Amy Winehouse’s death to promote its music service


The company’s official UK PR account for Xbox on Twitter – tweetbox360 – tweeted this message: “Remember Amy Winehouse by downloading the ground-breaking ‘Back to Black’ over at Zune’ with a link to the album. Cue Twitter outrage, and a quick apology from the same account: “Apologies to everyone if our earlier Amy Winehouse ‘download’ tweet seemed purely commercially motivated. Far from the case, we assure you.” Of course. 
Source: Mashable –

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