posted by December 12 at 8:25 AMon
Toward a file sharing solution.
The Wall Street Journal (quietly) has the story:
In the latest development to highlight the shifting economics of the music industry, social-networking service Imeem Inc. announced today a licensing agreement allowing its users to listen free to the music of Vivendi SA’s Universal Music Group.
Closely held Imeem, which claims around 19 million monthly users, allows its members to embed songs and music videos on personal pages and playlists. The songs can’t be downloaded or stored on computers or iPods; for users who want to do that, Imeem supplies links to Apple Inc.’s iTunes store and to Amazon.com …
Courtesy Technology Liberation Front.