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Sony Ericsson Plans Larger Music Service

Sony Ericsson is developing a strategy to expand its PlayNow music service. The world’s fourth-largest mobile phone maker originally created PlayNow for downloading ring tones, but now sees the potential in a larger offering. Many phone makers have invested in online music downloading services, and handset makers see digital music as one of the key drivers...

Sony Announces NW-S200 Series Sports MP3 Walkman

Sony has officially announced the Walkman NW-S200 Series Sports MP3 Player. The Walkman NW-S200 Series Sports MP3 Players are compact and lightweight, yet packed with unique features. These include a durable, water-resistant body; various playback options including Music Pacer and Shuffle Shake functions, FM tuner and integral sports counters. In a seamless...

Allen & Heath Releases Software Update For Xone:3D Mixer

Allen & Heath has released a new software suite comprising new firmware and Mac configuration utility software for its mixer/controller, the Xone:3D. The updates include an improved interface for Mac users and greater MIDI functionality. The updated utility software provides an interface – identical to the PC version – for users with Mac...

Peavey Releases SP 5.5P Loudspeaker

Peavey has released the SP 5.5P, an updated and powered version of its SP 5 loudspeaker enclosure. The SP 5.5P features a 15-inch Peavey Black Widow loudspeaker with a 4-inch voice coil and field-replaceable basket. These enclosures also feature RXTM 22 compression drivers with ferrofluid cooling and patented Quadratic Throat Waveguide technology, said to yield...

Summer Music Conference San Francisco Sept 27th – Oct 1st, 2006

The Summer Music Conference (SMC), the first annual electronic music conference and technology expo in San Francisco has been announced for September 27th to October 1, 2006. SMC mission is to bring together professionals in music, media, and technology, to generate new opportunities, create synergies and identify trends for the future. The SMC Outdoor...