Tag Archives: Rhapsody

What Streaming Site Is Best Worth Your Buck?

Posted by on August 11, 2010

LifeHacker.com recently posted an insightful review of music streaming sites. Streamers such as Grooveshark, Last.FM, RDIO, MOG, Spotify, Rhapsody, Pandora, Slacker, and Napster (in case you couldn’t read the image) were put through the test to see how they compare to one another and which they feel conquers them all. They even provide a nifty […]

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No Surprise: Subscription Music’s Earnings Decreasing

Posted by on May 11, 2010

Music subscription sites have never really taken the industry by storm. Though it seems like a cool idea to have access to an endless amount of music for a fee, iTunes and illegal downloading simply make sites like Rhapsody useless. So it’s no surprise that earnings for subscription sites are steadily decreasing, a nice start […]

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Rhapsody To Officially Separate from MTV, RealNetworks

Posted by on February 10, 2010

In a major development to a story that first broke back in November, RealNetworks and MTV Newtworks announced late yesterday that they are spinning off their Rhapsody America music streaming joint venture into a new, independently-operated company. From Hypebot: The restructuring is expected to be completed by the end of the first quarter. According to […]

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MTV, RealNetworks Giving Power Back To Rhapsody?

Posted by on November 20, 2009

According to SEC filings by RealNetworks, they are in negotiations with MTV to change the terms of its partnership with the Rhapsody in a move that could give the floundering music service more operating autonomy. From the always wonderful hypebot: Two years after founding the joint company, the partners may reduce Real’s 51% share in […]

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