Amazon has announced an update to their Cloud Drive online music service. The update will feature three improvements: storage plans (including plans for unlimited storage), free storage of Amazon-purchased MP3s, and perhaps most exciting, web-based support for the iPad!
Unlike iTunes Match, which was announced at WWDC 2011, and will be available this fall for $25/year, any music not purchased through Amazon must be manually uploaded to Amazon’s servers for usage via the cloud.
Amazon’s Cloud Player plans start at $20 a month for 20GB of storage space, which might make iTunes Match a much, much better deal for most users (although neither iTunes Match nor iCloud actually offers streaming, which is also a factor to consider).
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Amazon Cloud Drive And Cloud Player Now Support The iPad! | MacTrast.