Free vs. Fee


Wired News: Dollar Songs: Bargain or Rip-Off?
„He estimated that providing digital downloads requires about one-third the expense of releasing the same content in CD format. Taking that into account, $1 seems far too costly for a single track, Fisher said.“
University of Texas: Neil W. Netanel
Neil W. Netanel: Impose a Noncommercial Use Levy to Allow Free P2P File Sharing (PDF)
Berkman Center for Internet and Society
Future of Music Coalition
„The AMC seeks to educate the media, policymakers, and the public about music / technology issues, while also bringing together diverse voices in an effort to come up with creative solutions to some of the challenges in this space. The AMC also aims to identify and promote innovative business models that will help musicians and citizens to benefit from new technologies.“