TITLE

NOTES FROM THE NET

PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Mix;Feb2005, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the launch of the SNOWCAP website for music trade by Shawn Fanning, Jordan Mendelson and Ron Conway of Napster Inc. Site features; Collaborations with the music recording companies; Services offered.
ACCESSION #
15868782

 

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