Detica

  1. Business Matters: IFPI Sweden, Guvera, Virgin Media, Pemberton Festival

    January 19, 2010 12:00 AM EST -- Recorded music sales in Sweden posted a big turnaround in 2009. According to IFPI Sweden , music sales were up 10.2% -- the first increase since 2000. Digital sales rose 99%, but accounted for only 16% of total sales. Perhaps not coincidentally ...

  2. Virgin Media Making 'Good Progress' On Music Service

    December 09, 2009 12:00 AM EST U.K. media company Virgin Media has insisted it is moving ahead on its unlimited MP3 subscription service, which was due to launch by the end of 2009. It follows a report by New Media Age suggesting that EMI was finalising an agreement to join the ...

  3. Virgin Media To Trial U.K. File Sharing Analysis

    November 27, 2009 12:00 AM EST U.K. Internet Service Provider Virgin Media has partnered with British technology consultancy company Detica to trial technology that monitors levels of file-sharing traffic across its network. According to a spokesperson for Virgin Media, the Det ...

  4. Briefs: Pandora, Hype Machine, Joel Guzman

    July 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- A few weeks ago, Pandora changed its music submission policy to require artists to submit a CD that is for sale at Amazon.com - that means it must have a barcode and be a part of the $29.95-per-year Amazon Advantage Program. Seems like a fair q ...