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Facebook Widens Online Music Options
2011-09-01 07:41:39

  Do you think everyone spends too much time on Facebook now? Well new features coming soon may give reason for folks to stick around even more. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is looking to increase the amount of time users spend on the site - and music is said to be just one aspect of that strategy. Watching movies through the site could be next, according to Reuters. The finishing touches to new features on users´ home pages are now being hammered out that integrate...

2011-08-17 06:00:00

DALLAS, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (NYSE: PCS) and Rhapsody®, the leading on-demand music service, today announced the availability of an unlimited mobile music experience for MetroPCS customers. Starting today, MetroPCS Android customers can plug into unlimited music with MetroPCS' new Rhapsody Unlimited Music service with access to more than 12 million songs in Rhapsody's vast music catalog. (Logo:...

2011-08-03 08:00:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Luke Bryan's follow-up single from his GOLD-certified album, Doin' My Thing already has country girls (and guys) shaking it, but the entire tailgates & tanlines album is streaming only on Rhapsody. The release will go on sale to the general public next Tuesday, August 9. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101006/RHAPSODYLOGO) "I'm very proud of this record, and am excited to give my fans on Rhapsody the chance to hear it early," said...

2011-08-02 08:00:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhapsody, the most popular premium, on-demand digital music service, today announced that its members are the first to hear the latest release from Christian music icon Steven Curtis Chapman, re:creation. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101006/RHAPSODYLOGO) "I'm excited for everyone, especially fans of my music, to hear what I've been working on. I'm really grateful to Rhapsody for the opportunity to unveil my new recording, re:creation...

2011-07-28 15:10:00

SEATTLE, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RealNetworks, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNWK) today announced results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. Quarterly Highlights: Revenue of $83.8 million Net loss of $(6.8) million or $(0.05) per share Adjusted EBITDA of $2.2 million Cash and short term investments of $327.9 million as of June 30, 2011 Board declares a special dividend of $1.00 per share and 1-for-4 reverse stock split "While our overall financial results for the quarter were not up...

2011-07-17 00:08:06

http://www.ZapTunes.com provides unlimited music downloads for a small monthly fee. Users can download as many songs as they want for just 10 dollars a month. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 16, 2011 ZapTunes (http://www.zaptunes.com/) is a service that provides unlimited music downloads for just a small monthly fee of 10 dollars a month. Users can download as many song as they want, with no limit. ZapTunes has the biggest library of music offered on the Internet and has almost all of the...

2011-07-11 11:38:00

SEATTLE, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhapsody, the leading premium, on-demand music service today announced it has crossed the 800,000 subscriber milestone and now offers more than 12 million tracks to its increasingly active membership base. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101006/RHAPSODYLOGO) "Consumers are more enthusiastic than ever about on-demand music," said Jon Irwin, president, Rhapsody. "The fact that we have added more than 150,000 members since becoming an...

2011-07-07 11:20:00

Europe's hugely popular music streaming service, Spotify, is finally coming to the United States after months of licensing setbacks and other technical difficulties. A new headline on the service's website says: "Spotify is coming to the US. The award-winning music service that's taken Europe by storm will soon be landing on US shores. Millions of tracks ready to play instantly, on your computer and your phone." The site does not specify an exact date when the service will debut in America,...

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  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
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