Tuesday, August 04, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
New PC Accessories For Windows 10
Xbox Unveils New Game Lineup
Nero TuneItUp Gets Windows-based PCs Back In Shape
Seagate Micron Alliance Introduce New SAS Solid State Drive
SanDisk and SK Hynix Expanded IP and Commercial Relationship
WD and 20th Century Fox Partner to Offer 4K UHD Movies
Toshiba Announces Third Generation of Enterprise SAS SSDs, Starts Production Of 3D NAND
Xiaomi Has Reclaimed Top Spot in China, Huawei Pushes Ahead of Apple
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
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
 Home > News > Mobiles > Skype t...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, January 31, 2006
Skype to Add Warner Music Ringtones


Skype announced on Monday it had reached a deal with music label Warner to provide ringtones for its VoIP service.

The sale of musical ringtones will be another source of income for Skype, which makes a large portion of its revenue from the fees it charges for premium services.

In two months, song clips will be made available as an option to users.Each 30-second music clip will cost $1.50, and will work similarly to the way current ringtones do. Warner is the first music label to sign a contract with Skype. Other deals with music labels can be expected in the future and could put Skype's selection of ringtones on equal footing with that of the major cellular carriers.

The entire catalog of Warner music currently made available to cell phone carriers would also be made available to Skype, with the VoIP provider initially featuring Madonna.

Warner also revealed other future music-related announcements to come from Skype, including a ringback tone service and other music-based personalization features.

Ringtones have become a huge business for the record industry, and some analysts say as much as two-thirds of the $1.1 billion generated from digital music could have come from that segment.


Previous
Next
Businesses Told to Upgrade Office        All News        LG GSA-5168D: A PC TV DVD Burner
New Sunlight Readable Cellphone     Mobiles News      BoxWave's New Mobile Mounting Kit

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Skype for Web Available in the US and UK
Skype Real-time Translation Feature Now Broadly Available
EU court Says Sky Sounds Like Skype
Skype To Be Part Of Windows 10
Skype Gets Auto-translation Feature
Skype Translator Early Preview Online
Skype Qik Keeps You Engaged Between Calls
Latest Skype For Windows Phone Brings Cortana Integration
Microsoft Demos Real-time Translation For Skype
Group video Calls on Skype Now Free on Windows desktop, Xbox One and Macs
Skype for Outlook.com Now Globally Available
European Court Rejects Cisco's Challenge Of Microsoft-Skype Deal

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 .