"Michael Robertson--founder of MP3.com, Linspire and SIPphone,
which specializes in Internet telephony--has been embroiled in a
lot of controversies.
"The music format MP3, which MP3.com helped popularize, gave
'the devil a name' for the record labels, musician Thomas Dolby
Robertson once said. Others have said that MP3.com engaged in
'shoddy' business practices..."