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Edgeio launches paid content platform

The classified service edgeio is launching a new kind of paid content service at the Gnomedex conference in Seattle that facilitates 'in-place' transactions. Edgeio CEO Keith Teare calls them "transactional classifieds," and is targeting digital content.

August 10, 2007 by Dan Farber


DRM: The hearse is right on schedule

Universal Music Group on Friday said that it will sell "thousands of its albums and tracks" without DRM for a limited time. Universal said in a statement that its test will run from August and January and track "consumer demand, price sensitivity and piracy in regards to the availability of open MP3s.

August 10, 2007 by


A First Look at Apple's Numbers spreadsheet

The other day a colleague who uses OS X spoke to me, angry at the fact that Powerpoint's "auto-save" feature hadn't actually done any saving and a crash left him with hours of work undone. He asked me "what do you use to build presentation on the Mac?

August 9, 2007 by Phil Windley