Napster Inc.

  1. Napster Q4 Revenue Hits $31 Million

    April 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Shares of Napster Inc. jumped Thursday after the online music retailer said it expects its revenue for the fiscal fourth-quarter, which ended March 31, totaled about $31 million, beating analysts' predictions. Napster shares rose 24 cents, or ...

  2. Napster Posts Narrower Third-Quarter Loss

    February 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST Napster Inc. reported a narrower quarterly loss on Wednesday, beating Wall Street consensus estimates, as revenues rose. The company said its fiscal third-quarter net loss was $2.8 million, or 6 cents per share, compared with a year-earlier net lo ...

  3. Napster To Sell Unprotected MP3s

    January 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST Napster Inc. said yesterday (Jan. 6) it will begin selling music downloads as unprotected MP3 files in the spring, joining other online retailers. The file format change will apply only to single tracks and album purchases, according to a company ...

  4. Napster Says Results Should Beat Forecast

    April 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Online music service Napster Inc. said on Tuesday its quarterly results should exceed its prior outlook, helped by the integration of more than 225,000 AOL Music Now paid subscribers into its service. The news saw shares move up more than 7 percen ...

  5. Napster, AT&T In Wireless Music Tie-Up

    March 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Napster Inc. and AT&T Inc. said on Monday (March 26) that they had agreed to a deal to provide some of the top U.S. phone company's wireless and high-speed Internet customers with free digital music. The service will be available beginnin ...

  6. Napster 2Q Loss Narrows

    November 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST Company's revenues grow. Napster Inc. said Wednesday (Nov. 8) its second-quarter loss narrowed from a year ago, beating Wall Street estimates as the online music service saw a boost in revenue. The company, which said in September it was expl ...

  7. Napster Offers Free MP3 Players

    September 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Device offered to those signing up for Napster-To-Go. Napster, Inc. is giving away MP3 players. The company launched a promotion today (Sept. 12) that offers a free 512MB flash-based MP3 player to anyone purchasing a three-month subscription to Na ...

  8. French Law Impacting iPod, iTunes Goes Into Effect

    August 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Forces Apple to make products compatible with rivals. A closely watched French law that lets regulators force Apple Computer Inc. to make its iPod player and iTunes online store compatible with rival offerings went into effect Thursday (Aug. 3). T ...

  9. French Law Impacting iPod, iTunes Goes Into Effect

    August 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Forces Apple to make products compatible with rivals. A closely watched French law that lets regulators force Apple Computer Inc. to make its iPod player and iTunes online store compatible with rival offerings went into effect Thursday (Aug. 3). T ...

  10. Napster Posts Q1 Loss Of $9.8 million

    August 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music service reports record revenues. Napster Inc. reported Wednesday (Aug. 2) that its fiscal first-quarter loss narrowed from the year-ago period as the online music service posted record revenues and boosted its subscriber rolls during the qua ...

  11. Napster Posts Q1 Loss Of $9.8 million

    August 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music service reports record revenues. Napster Inc. reported Wednesday (Aug. 2) that its fiscal first-quarter loss narrowed from the year-ago period as the online music service posted record revenues and boosted its subscriber rolls during the qua ...

  12. Coke To Close U.K. Music Download Site

    June 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Mycokemusic.com to shut down July 31. Coca-Cola Co. said on Tuesday (June 20) it will close its British online music service mycokemusic.com on July 31, after losing market share to Apple Computer Inc.'s iTunes Music Store. Mycokemusic launch ...

  13. Coke To Close U.K. Music Download Site

    June 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Mycokemusic.com to shut down July 31. Coca-Cola Co. said on Tuesday (June 20) it will close its British online music service mycokemusic.com on July 31, after losing market share to Apple Computer Inc.'s iTunes Music Store. Mycokemusic launch ...

  14. Napster Launches Limited Free Service

    May 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Company's shares jumped 11 percent on news. Napster is offering free music again, but this time it’s legal. Napster, Inc. re-launched its Web site today (May 1), allowing users to search and listen to any song in its 2 million-track library f ...

  15. Report - Microsoft Ends Talks With Labels

    October 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sofware giant planned subscription music service. Microsoft Corp. has broken off licensing talks with the four global music companies, raising questions about the software giant's plans to start a subscription-based music service, the Wall St ...

  16. Amp'd Mobile Raises $67 Million In Funding

    August 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Group among the investors. Amp'd Mobile said on it raised about $60 million in funding from investors including Vivendi's Universal Music Group and three venture capital funds to set up a U.S. mobile telephone service. Pr ...

  17. Napster Lifts Sales View

    April 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Napster Inc. today (April 5) raised its quarterly revenue forecast for the second time in about a month, citing a big jump in subscribers and stronger-than-expected sales of music downloads, sending i Napster Inc. today (April 5) raised its quarte ...

  18. Napster Lifts Sales View

    April 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Napster Inc. today (April 5) raised its quarterly revenue forecast for the second time in about a month, citing a big jump in subscribers and stronger-than-expected sales of music downloads, sending i Napster Inc. today (April 5) raised its quarte ...