MarketWatch  Jun 16  Comment 
Music streaming service Rhapsody International Inc. will rebrand as Napster, donning the name of a peer-to-peer music-sharing service best known for its court battles and shutdown.
Benzinga  Jun 15  Comment 
Napster is back... sort of. The infamous peer-to-peer file sharing service was all the rage in the late 1990s. However, the company was riddled with legal battles and forced to shut down in 2001. The company went on to transition itself as a...
CNNMoney.com  Jun 15  Comment 
The Napster name is coming back from the grave. Sponsored: Drivers Feel Stupid For Not Knowing This New Rule Do NOT pay your next car insurance bill until you try this.
guardian.co.uk  Jun 9  Comment 
Music companies want to work with tech startups, not sue or squeeze them for all they’re worth. But will they still be left in the hands of big guns such as Apple and Google? The music industry and technology? To borrow Facebook’s lingo, the...
Forbes  May 29  Comment 
This week's milestones in the history of technology
Clusterstock  May 25  Comment 
Taking regular naps has various benefits, from increasing your productivity to improving your mood.  Swissotel put together a graphic describing the various ways napping can help you on a day-to-day basis. The graphic tells the stories...
New York Times  May 20  Comment 
Years after Napster, musicians are still victims of digital piracy, but now it is companies like Google and SiriusXM that make the theft possible.
Reuters  May 10  Comment 
The 40-year-old Beijinger got his start as an engineer, pulling 72-hour shifts at a machinery company while catching naps on the floor.
Financial Times  May 2  Comment 
The Napster creator on what billionaires should do to launch scientific breakthroughs
TechCrunch  Apr 29  Comment 
 A report from Science shows that academic paper piracy site Sci-Hub is not a niche product catering to cheapskates and isolated mad scientists: It’s as popular as it is illegal, and its millions of users span the globe, from Tehran to Boston....




 

Napster, Inc. (NAPS), formerly Roxio, Inc., is a leading provider of digital music. The company was incorporated in August 2000 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Adaptec and was spun off as a separate entity in May 2001. After acquiring Pressplay online music service in May 2003, the company updated its service with value-added features and launched it as a paid service under the Napster brand name. The subscription service enables fans to freely sample the world's largest and most diverse online collection of music and experience the largest number of features. This service allows users to legally play, download, and burn (copy) online digital music legally.




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