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Lala

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Is Lala's DRM a new way to lock up music?

Patent filing shows Lala managers believe DRM embedded into a network is more effective that wrapping it around songs.

By May 8, 2009

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Is Lala's DRM a new way to lock up music?

Lala's patent filing is an application. And Lala says it has made no promises to music labels regarding piracy in order to offer 10-cent "Web Songs."

By May 8, 2009

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Lala's awesome music locker service

Lala's new service blurs the difference between offline and online by letting you access your personal music library from any computer with a Web browser.

By October 21, 2008

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Apple's plan for Lala cloudier than ever

When the iPhone maker bought Lala.com, most assumed a music cloud service was on the way. But sources tell CNET that it may take a back seat to video.

By August 2, 2010

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Apple says bye-bye to Lala

Lala, the music service recently acquired by Apple, is being shuttered, but Lala's technology may live on in iTunes cloud music and video features.

By April 30, 2010

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Apple confirms acquisition of music site Lala

Apple acknowledges that it has purchased the struggling streaming service but declined to comment on reports that Lala was bought for very little money.

By December 6, 2009

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Lala chief could steer iTunes away from downloads

An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified the digital music format used at Apple's iTunes. Apple uses the AAC format.

By December 11, 2009

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Lala chief could steer iTunes away from downloads

The music service Apple just acquired may have underachieved, but its founder could be the right man if iTunes moves away from downloads and into streaming music.

By December 11, 2009

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CNET News Daily Podcast: Apple's Lala buy confirmed, plus we talk shirt

We talk Apple's pickup of music site Lala, and we discuss a site that lets you buy custom-fitted dress shirts while actually making the process kind of fun.

By December 7, 2009

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Did Apple pay $80 million or $17 million for Lala?

Dramatically different amounts were reported for what Apple paid to acquire the music service. In this tough environment, it's hard to believe Apple would overpay.

By December 8, 2009