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Put another way, that's about $6,000 to transfer a single song. It might be time to look into unlimited text messages before prices are jacked up again.

Text messaging might be simply another expensive service from the phone company if not for the fact that these same operators are locked in a life-and-death battle to retain customers. It's sort of shocking that they have no compunction about gouging the consumer any chance they get.

No wonder the wireless business is a mess.

Jonathan Blum and Dan Evans co-host "Strange New World," a weekly syndicated radio show. Blum hosts the blog Blumsday.com and Evans is a features editor at PC Magazine.

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