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New Philips audio devices to be compatible with Rhapsody music

New Philips audio devices to be compatible with Rhapsody music subscription service
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98m digital albums were sold in Canada in 2007. This represents 4.5%

98m digital albums were sold in Canada in 2007. This represents 4.5% of the 44.4m total albums sold. The report also finds that Canadian album sales declined by 9.5% from 2006 to 2007. Digital downloads, subscription services...
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WMG subsidiary ADA buys insound.com, online retailer allowing label

WMG subsidiary ADA buys insound.com, online retailer allowing label imprints to sell albums directly
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Announcement of forthcoming DRM free music, also with Amazon and

Announcement of forthcoming DRM free music, also with Amazon and Pepsi
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Launch of new home networked music device for multiple room digital

Launch of new home networked music device for multiple room digital music
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France Telecom’s mobile phone unit sold over 70,000 Apple iPhones in

France Telecom’s mobile phone unit sold over 70,000 Apple iPhones in the month after launching the handset on 29 November 2007. 48% of the iPhone sales were to new subscribers and about 82% of customers subscribed to...
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Sales of single track downloads in the US increased by 45% in 2007,

Sales of single track downloads in the US increased by 45% in 2007, from 588.2m in 2006 to 844.2m. Total sales of albums fell by 15% to 500.5m units, or to 9.5%, when sales of digital singles are counted as 10-track equivalent...
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The online music service provider is set to increase its monthly

The online music service provider is set to increase its monthly subscription fee by 30%, from $9.95 to $12.95. The change takes effect from February 2008, but existing subscribers can retain their existing rates by shifting...
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Sales of single track downloads in the UK increased by 47.7% in 2007,

Sales of single track downloads in the UK increased by 47.7% in 2007, from 52.5m in 2006 to 77.6m. During the last week of December 2007 nearly 3m tracks were sold, the highest ever recorded for any weekly period. The recording...
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The ringtone share of the overall mobile content market in Europe was

The ringtone share of the overall mobile content market in Europe was about 29% in 2007, down from 33% in 2006, and the value of European ringtone sales is expected to amount to about $1.1bn in 2007, about 10% higher than...
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Online music subscription service

Online music subscription service
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The record company has signed an agreement with US retailer Amazon to

The record company has signed an agreement with US retailer Amazon to make its catalogue available as part of Amazon