Napster to return?

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Napster to return?

Postby D. Phillips » Mon May 19, 2003 5:16 pm

Christ, will this story never end? Can it even compete with Apple now?

Roxio buys Pressplay, to relaunch Napster

May 19, 2003 | SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) --

Software maker Roxio announced Monday it has acquired online music service pressplay for about $40 million, in preparation for the relaunch of a new service under the Napster brand name.


http://www.salon.com/tech/wire/2003/05/ ... index.html

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Postby Jake » Mon May 19, 2003 5:47 pm

"We really like our position. To begin our life with the biggest brand in the online music space is a very happy place to be," Gorog said.

God, these people are morons. Are there any executives out there who understand the internet?

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Postby D. Phillips » Mon May 19, 2003 5:52 pm

God, these people are morons. Are there any executives out there who understand the internet?


There are thousands of CEOs at porn sites who understand the Internet just fine. Just fine indeed!

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Postby sab » Mon May 19, 2003 6:51 pm

I read this today and immediately thought "What a bunch of fucking idiots." As if the name "Napster" will make the songs on its crappy service any more desirable.

"Go ahead, slap that Cadillac badge on the shitbox Chevy. We'll have a hit on our hands, I can feel it. We'll call it... Cimarron."

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Postby Mixmaster Shecky » Mon May 19, 2003 8:06 pm

Dopes in suits, that's all they are.

I gotta come up with something these morons will pay me millions for...it can't be that hard.


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