This Week: Soundexchange’s new streaming deal, the Orchard and Spotify set to expand in China, Cocktail VS CMX – will the new album format war be counter-productive?, UK could see tougher piracy law soon, Nokia has ambitious plans as content provider
Soundexchange sets fixed streaming rates for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting in the USA.
The Orchard expanding in China.
Spotify Expanding in China.
The majors have created the CMX interactive format to battle Apple’s “cocktail” project.
In the UK Lord Mandleson launches an attack on internet piracy with stricter laws in the pipeline very soon.
Nokia aims at becoming the world’s largest entertainment media network