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Magnatune sends check to GNOME Foundation thanks to Rhythmbox

Mar 04, 2010, 20:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by John Buckman)

"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"

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