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Sean Parker's Airtime not ready for prime time

Napster founders Parker and Shawn Fanning unveil a Web video chat service designed to take up where Chatroulette left off. The launch is long on glitter, but the tech demo was far too buggy.

By June 5, 2012

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Parker, Fanning: Napster was still better than what we have now

Although new services like Spotify and Rdio offer users the ability to legally listen to vast collections of music at no cost, Napster's founders lament that music sharing today is still behind 1999.

By March 14, 2012

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As expected, Imeem bails out Snocap by acquiring it

Snocap might have axed half its workforce last year, but still, the Shawn Fanning-founded company had developed technology appealing to the social-media network.

By April 7, 2008

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Facebook's Dave Morin announces departure

Longtime employee and prominent marketing spokesman plans to launch an as-yet-unnamed new company with original Napster creator Shawn Fanning.

By January 22, 2010

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Report: Imeem acquires Snocap

The company founded by Napster cofounder Shawn Fanning has been for sale for months.

By February 13, 2008

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Snocap CEO on layoffs: 'pioneers take arrows'

Rusty Rueff says laying off 31 employees, or 54 percent of company's staff, was necessary to attract potential buyers.

By October 12, 2007

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Shawn Fanning's Snocap lays off 60 percent of workforce

The music-licensing company says the cutbacks are part of a plan to "refocus resources."

By October 11, 2007

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Midomi music search gets funding and opportunities

Coming soon (we hope): Hum a song and create a Pandora channel; better iPhone voice controls; more.

By July 28, 2009

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Q&A: INgrooves CEO on digital distribution and Dolly

Robb McDaniels talks about managing digital distribution for independent artists such as Dolly Parton, Crystal Method, and Snoop Dogg as well as for big labels like Universal Music Group.

By March 24, 2009

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Imeem cleans up its act

Social music site reorganizes and restructures its home page, adds a few new features--just after the launch of rival MySpace Music.

By October 1, 2008