Thursday, May 28, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
PC Shipments Will Continue to Decline This Despite Windows 10 Release
New Acer Aspire Z Series All-in-One PCs Released
NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV Now Available
Google Unveils Android M at Annual Conference
FIFA 16 Game To Feature Women Soccer teams
Amazon Offers Free Shipping On Some Same-day Delivery Orders
Tablet Growth Will Continue to Slow in 2015, Cellular-Connected Tablets and 2-in-1s Maintain Their Momentum
OCZ TLC-based Trion 100 SATA Client SSDs and Z-Drive 6300 NVMe Add-In-Card Coming At Computex 2015
Active Discussions
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > CDs to ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, September 27, 2004
CDs to Dominate for Years Over Net Downloads-Study


The compact disc has at least another five years as the most popular music format before online downloads chip away at its dominance, a new study said on Tuesday.

Technology consultancy Jupiter Research said in its annual report that in 2009 European music fans will buy 836 million euros ($1 billion) worth of music in the form of digital downloads and subscriptions to Internet radio services.

At that level, digital music revenues will account for roughly 8 percent of Europe's estimated 10.2 billion euro music market. The study does not take into account the surprisingly successful market for mobile phone ring tones.

The piracy-battered music industry is desperate to see industry-backed download services become a hit with consumers to derail the popularity of free file-sharing networks such as Kazaa and eDonkey.

But trying to predict growth in the nascent digital music sector has proved extremely difficult. Last month, Forrester Research published a much more bullish forecast that the Western European digital music market would be worth 3.5 billion euros -- or 30 percent of the overall European market -- by 2009. Jupiter disagreed.

"Although Europe's digital music market has finally begun to take off after a sluggish start, it will remain a relatively niche market," said Mark Mulligan, a Jupiter analyst.

To read the entire article, click at the 'Source' link!


Previous
Next
Matsushita to Launch MPEG-4 Video Models of D-snap Digital Camera Series        All News        HP discontinues its Itanium workstations
SCE to Use Blu-ray Disc ROM Media for Next-Generation PlayStation     Optical Storage News      Iomega Announces Restructuring Actions And Anticipated Charges

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Memory-Tech Promises Improved Audio CD Quality With New UHQCD Technology
Acer Launches Gaming Monitor Enabled by AMD FreeSync Technology
Microsoft Outlines Basic Elements Of Direct3D 12
CD-R And CD-RW Discs Represent $368 Million in 2013 - CD writers and CD Combo Disappearing
New SDXC And SDHC Memory Cards Support 4K2K Video
LCD TV Panel Shipments Dip in Q3 For The First Time
CDSA Releases Updated Version of its Content Protection Security Standard
Sharp Launches The LL-S201A 20-inch Multi-Touch Monitor
Strong Shipments Reported For High-Resolution Tablet Panels in 2013
LCD TV Panel Inventory Rises, Spurring Price Drops
Sharp AQUOS DR TVs Pack 500GB HDDs, Blu-ray Drives
Sharp To Launch Redesigned AQUOS Quattron G9 LCD TVs

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .