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April 7, 2007
Perspective on Digital Media Downloads

The New York times offers an op-ed from a music retailer explaining why the RIAA has effectively shot itself in the foot.

Spinning Into Oblivion - New York Times


The sad thing is that CDs and downloads could have coexisted peacefully and profitably. The current state of affairs is largely the result of shortsightedness and boneheadedness by the major record labels and the Recording Industry Association of America, who managed to achieve the opposite of everything they wanted in trying to keep the music business prospering. The association is like a gardener who tried to rid his lawn of weeds and wound up killing the trees instead.

Posted by skooter at 4:41 PM This entry is filed under Music.
This entry is tagged: Apple, Music, RIAA iTunes

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