TITLE

Cable Operators Getting in Tune

AUTHOR(S)
Donohue, Steve
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;1/16/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the move of cable operators to offer Internet song services to their customers. Charter Communications Inc. and Susquehanna Communications Inc., two of Synacor's customers, began marketing services that allow subscribers to download an unlimited number of songs from MusicNet's 2-million-song library to MP3 players. During the fourth quarter of 2005, Apple dominates digital music with an 83 percent share of the download business.
ACCESSION #
19565574

 

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