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Surge of Star Wars fans too much for ticket sites

Movie ticket sites couldn't handle the force of Star Wars fans, with glitches lasting hours after the latest "Force Awakens" trailer premiered. Meanwhile, Apple shares subscriber numbers for Apple Music, and the new Apple TV goes on sale next week.

For Star Wars fans looking to score the first tickets to the "The Force Awakens," Fandango was one big Faildango.

Star Wars fans crashed movie ticket websites for hours when sales opened for the highly anticipated movie. How could ticket sites not know the ways of the Force fandom? In this CNET Update, Bridget explains the frenzy through her own battle for tickets:

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Another galactic empire was making news the same evening: Apple. The tech giant reports 6.5 million people are paying for Apple Music, and the Apple TV goes on sale next week.

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Surge of Star Wars fans too much for ticket sites