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This Week: an interview with Nico Perez, co-founder of www.mixcloud.com, Spotify hits the app store, uMonitor app is rejected by Apple, Nokia’s Comes With Music in the US in 2010, HMV aquires 50% of 7Digital, Youtube reaches agreement with PRS for Music.
Interview with Nico Perez – www.mixcloud.com
Spotify hits the Android and iTunes app stores, my first impression hands-on.
Apple rejects uMonitor Application. http://torrentfreak.com/utorrent-iphone-app-rejected-by-apple-goes-underground-090831/
Nokia denies the 2010 USA release of Comes With Music is an actual delay, and rolls out a subscription scheme to allow Comes With Music customers to continue their subscription after the year’s freebie expires. http://musically.com/blog/2009/09/04/nokia-slaps-down-talk-of-comes-with-music-us-launch-delay/ http://musically.com/blog/2009/09/02/nokia-reveals-subscription-renewal-plans-for-comes-with-music-customers/
HMV aquires 50% of 7Digital, a smart move to hit the ground running in the digital arena? http://www.billboard.biz/bbbiz/content_display/industry/e3i82908c6716f89cd1349aadd334e3781c
Mog and Rightsflow get additional VC funding, is the tide starting to turn for Digital Music Companies and http://www.billboard.biz/bbbiz/content_display/industry/e3i0d1b247e2040d9db9527de9d46ccb683
Youtube reaches an agreement with the PRS in the UK, but are Non Disclosure Agreements becoming a problem? http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/musicblog/2009/sep/03/youtube-google-prs-nda