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  1. Location-Based Apps Far From Crossing Into Mainstream

    September 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Despite their intense hype, location-based applications like Foursquare are far from crossing over into the mainstream. In fact, the vast majority of mobile phone owners claim to have never used them. And the buzz-heavy Foursquare isn’t even the m ...

  2. Business Matters: WMG, Myxer, The National, U2 and More

    May 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT -- Warner Music Group ’s stock price has given up a good portion of its gains this year. Since reaching a high of $8.01 on April 14, shares of Warner have dropped 30.2% to $6.15 at Wednesday’s close. The stock was down 6.68% on Tuesday and 4.35% o ...

  3. Business Matters: Obama, EMI, WMG, Alison Krauss and More

    May 12, 2010 12:00 AM EDT -- Two posts worth reading: The Hollywood Reporter's "Why Hollywood Should Be Very Nervous About Elena Kagan," a post about President Obama's nomination for the Supreme Court, and a follow-up by music attorney Chris Castle . &q ...

  4. Indies Group Takes Stand, Will Not Sip Wine From LimeWire’s Open Bar

    February 22, 2010 12:00 AM EST A2IM president Richard Bengloff sent an e-mail to over a dozen members attending this week’s Digital Music Forum East conference highly critical of participating companies LimeWire and Myxer. While it stopped short of outright recommending that me ...

  5. 'MySpace For Mobile' Flips Switch On Artist Services

    December 15, 2009 12:00 AM EST Mobile ringtone and media provider Myxer is expanding into artist services with a new program called MobileStage. Dubbed the "MySpace for Mobile," MobileStage is a suite of mobile marketing tools and services for iPhone, BlackBerry and A ...

  6. From CTIA: EMI, Myxer, Shazam, Tapulous

    October 07, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- EMI Music licensed its catalog to ringtone provider Myxer , becoming the first major label to strike a deal with the company. The deal covers ringtones, full-track songs, ringtones, videos and images available via Myxer's service. -- Shaza ...

  7. Digital Briefs: ReverbNation, Shazam, Myxer

    June 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT - ReverbNation is branching out into Web site creation and hosting services. The company has added a "site builder" option to its portfolio of DIY tools for artists, partnering with BandZoogle of Canada to do so. The option remains in a ...

  8. Digital Briefs: INgrooves, Rhino, Zazzle

    November 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Digital label/distributor INgrooves is licensing its roster to indie-focused ringtone provider Myxer. Users will be able to customize their ringtones using whatever portion of the song they like best. - Rhino Entertainment has teamed up with wir ...

  9. Digital Briefs: The Orchard, 'Guitar Hero,' Meebo

    July 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - The Orchard is licensing its entire catalog to direct-to-consumer ringtone company Myxer. The deal brings The Orchard's 1.1 million tracks to Myxer's 11 million members. - Activision has licensed the guitar tone technology from the Lin ...

  10. Download Site Offers Variable Ringtone Pricing

    September 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Indie music download site AmieStreet is taking its variable pricing model for digital downloads to ringtones, through a partnership with ringtone software provider Myxer. Like the full-song downloads available on AmieStreet, all ringtones will sta ...