Magnatune sends check to GNOME Foundation thanks to Rhythmbox
Mar 04, 2010, 20:33 (0 Talkback[s])
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"A long while ago, I pledged Magnatune to pay 10% of its sales
due to Rhythmbox (a fantastic music player for Linux), back to the
GNOME Foundation. Today, I wrote the check.
"Rhythmbox has really excellent integration with Magnatune (for
four years now!), which makes for a wonderful marriage between open
source and open music. The latest versions support Magnatune
memberships, for all-you-can-eat music support on Linux. Read more
about it here.
"Let me break down the numbers:
"Sales from Rhythmbox overall:
$7159 total sales
905 album sales"