April 5, 2001
Yahoo forms alliance with online music company
Author: JT Smith
DallasNews: "Internet giant Yahoo! Inc. has struck an alliance with Duet, an online music distribution company backed by Sony Corp. and French media conglomerate Vivendi Universal. In doing so, Yahoo has become the latest in a string of companies that plan to offer paid music download services as the recording industry attempts to curtail the free music-swapping enabled by such companies as Napster Inc."