TITLE

EMI singing a looser tune

AUTHOR(S)
Fritz, Ben; Gallo, Phil; Masson, Gordon
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/3/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that EMI has removed the antipiracy software, Digital Rights Management (DRM) from digital downloads, initiating higher quality and higher-priced music tracks. DRM has been used since the iTunes Store's inception in 2002 to limit the number of times a download can be copied. Lower quality downloads of EMI tracks with copying restrictions will still be sold on iTunes at a lower price.
ACCESSION #
24676359

 

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