TITLE

Napster racing iTunes to Europe

AUTHOR(S)
Fritz, Ben; Masson, Gordon
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/4/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 49, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the digital music business of Napster Inc. in Europe. Plans of opening a British version of Napster 2.0, the legal version of the service that launched the peer-to-peer architecture revolution; Responsibility of vice president for business development Leanne Sharman to run the company's expansion in the continent; Plans of launching a European version of its iTunes Music Store.
ACCESSION #
12477749

 

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