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  1. Pandora Expands Beyond U.S. for First Time, Launches in Australia, New Zealand

    December 10, 2012 8:01 PM EST Pandora Media on Monday officially expanded outside of its home territory in the United States, bringing its streaming radio service to Australia and New Zealand. The Oakland, Calif.-based Internet radio company announced in a filing with the Secu ...

  2. Music Matters Report Shows Promise in Developing Asian Markets

    June 20, 2012 2:33 PM EDT A new survey by Music Matters and Ipsos finds musically active people in several developing Asian markets are using the Internet to access audio and video with greater frequency than people in more developed markets. What those consumers are curre ...

  3. Analysis: British Consumers Warmer, But Still Split, On Graduated Response

    June 29, 2010 12:00 AM EDT British consumers have become more supportive of the tactics ISPs would employ in a graduated response campaign against digital piracy, according to a survey by Ipsos MORI. As reported at Music Ally , 53% of people surveyed – up from 48% last year ...

  4. Poll: Hispanics Optimistic On Economy

    April 23, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Hispanics are the most upbeat when it comes to the prospects of an economic recovery, per a new report from Ipsos and Telemundo. The poll, released today, found that four out of five Hispanics "feel that the economy has stabilized or that it ...

  5. Ideas Music Store Cuts Track Prices

    November 16, 2009 12:00 AM EST Mexico's Ideas Telcel digital music store has cut per-track prices to 10 pesos, or about 77 cents, from the country's dominant wireless operator. The price cut applies to all 1.4 million songs in Ideas Telcel's catalog, but doesn� ...

  6. Business Matters: '60 Minutes,' Live Nation, AEG, Lala

    November 02, 2009 12:00 AM EST Business Matters is a daily column that offers insight, analysis and opinion on the day's news. -- Last night, CBS gave content creators a major public relations lift. Television show "60 Minutes" had a feature on movie piracy which ...

  7. French Support Three-Strike Law, Report Claims

    May 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The French government's controversial "three-strikes" scheme, which is intended to curb illegal file-sharing, is turning into something of a winner. The vast majority of French consumers are backing to some degree the government ...

  8. Friday Feature: Plugged and Unplugged

    March 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT PLUGGED: That MySpace is fast becoming a default destination for digital music was reinforced this week by a recent Ipsos Insight that found 54% of U.S. music downloaders older than 12 named MySpace as a recognized digital music provider. That’s u ...

  9. The Most Recognized Digital Music Brands?

    March 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Napster and iTunes continue to top the list of most recognizable digital music brands, according to a recent Ipsos Insight report, while MySpace is coming on strong. Among U.S. music downloaders older than 12, iTunes brand recognition was at 66%, ...

  10. BPI Urges Tougher Anti-Piracy Penalties

    August 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Study: U.K. lost $312 million in '05 to piracy. To slash CD piracy, which a new survey says cost the U.K. music sector £165 million ($312 million) last year, the British music industry is urging the government to boost anti-crime authorities& ...

  11. Clear Channel Joins Media Audit/IsposTests

    March 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Becomes fourth radio group to do so. Clear Channel, the nation’s largest radio group which is leading an industry committee to evaluate electronic radio ratings systems, has joined three other radio groups in agreeing to encode their Houston radio ...

  12. Arbitron To Adopt New Measuring Service

    March 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Rolls out 'portable people meter.' Making good on its word to forge ahead with a portable people meter-based radio ratings service, Arbitron announced Tuesday it would begin rolling out PPM ratings to the top 50 markets beginning this Ju ...

  13. U.K. Vid Retailers Amp Up Piracy Campaign

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Britain's video industry on Sept. 12 launched the second phase of its campaign to raise consumer awareness of the damaging effects of piracy not just on the entertainment industry but on society as a LONDON (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Britain ...

  14. Report: Ringtone Downloads Quadruple

    August 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Acting as 'gateway' to other content. The number of ringtones downloaded in the U.S. has quadrupled in the last year, according to a new report issued by research firm Ipsos-Insight. Additionally, ringtones seem to be acting as a "g ...

  15. Survey: Most Adults Oppose Lawsuits Vs. Downloaders

    July 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A survey of 1,000 U.S. consumers has found that a majority of adults are opposed to suing people who illegally download music from the Internet. Since September 2003, the RIAA has filed suit against m LOS ANGELES -- A survey of 1,000 U.S. consumer ...

  16. Study: Global Entertainment Biz To Hit $1.67 Trillion In 2008

    July 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The global entertainment and media industries generated revenues of $1.23 trillion in 2003, and that figure is expected to grow to $1.67 trillion by 2008, according to a new study issued by PriceWater Study: Global Entertainment Biz To Hit $1.67 T ...

  17. Downloaders Going After More Film, Music Videos

    April 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ipsos-Insight study points to shift in focus. Ipsos-Insight study points to shift in focus. News ...

  18. Downloaders Going After More Film, Music Videos

    April 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ipsos-Insight study points to shift in focus. Beneath the media blitz surrounding piracy in the digital-music marketplace, American downloaders are increasingly turning their digital-consumption sights toward motion pictures. According to new figu ...

  19. Downloaders Going After More Film, Music Videos

    April 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Beneath the media blitz surrounding piracy in the digital-music marketplace, American downloaders are increasingly turning their digital-consumption sights toward motion pictures. Beneath the media blitz surrounding piracy in the digital-music mar ...

  20. Survey: Album Downloads Should Be Cheaper Than CDs

    December 08, 2003 12:00 AM EST Music consumers expect to pay a substantially lower price for albums they download than for a physical CD, according to a new study from research firm Ipsos-Insight. Music consumers expect to pay a substantially lower price for albums they downloa ...

  21. Survey: Album Downloads Should Be Cheaper Than CDs

    December 08, 2003 12:00 AM EST Music consumers expect to pay a substantially lower price for albums they download than for a physical CD, according to a new study from research firm Ipsos-Insight. Music consumers expect to pay a substantially lower price for albums they downloa ...