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Remember when the whole Internet got really excited for a second about how we were going to have this awesome social network living inside our iTunes which would allow us to share our music with our friends?

Posted on September 7, 2010, at 12:17 p.m. ET

And then, how, like, it turned out that Ping was a spam-filled, embarrassingly commercial, completely nonsocial wasteland? Anyway, in all the hype, I somehow managed to forget that was already the thing that we wanted in the first place. Hello again, old friend. See you later, Ping.

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