Re: You can't say that...
Posted by: Big Doggie ()
Date: February 14, 2001 04:09AM

You are correct. The speculation that Napster drove sales up can not be definitively proved, one way or the another. Likewise if music sales slump after Napster is shut down, correlating the two events would be next to impossible.

I can only prove that I have bought more music because of Napster. From my own Napster experience, I would not be surprised to see other Napster users with similar experiences.

I will postulate that even if I could prove it the major record companies would categorically deny it.

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Napster ruling. 158Surfpunk02/13/2001 05:40AM
Re: Napster ruling. 130 Mike 02/13/2001 07:19AM
Re: Napster ruling. 108 Big Doggie 02/13/2001 07:26AM
Re: Napster ruling. 116 Matt 02/13/2001 01:33PM
Not a strong argument 134 Misterpomp 02/13/2001 05:51PM
Re: Napster ruling...KIVEL .02? 119 CARL 02/13/2001 11:55PM
Re: Napster ruling...KIVEL .02? 96 KIvel 02/14/2001 12:52AM
Re: Napster ruling...KIVEL .02? 109 Matt 02/14/2001 01:17AM
Re: Napster ruling...KIVEL .02? 112 CARL 02/14/2001 02:48AM
Re: Napster ruling...KIVEL .02? 100 CARL 02/14/2001 02:46AM
Re: Napster ruling...KIVEL .02? 105 Peter M. Bietenholz 02/14/2001 03:11AM
John, you are so biased!!! ;) 105 Big Doggie 02/14/2001 06:11AM
Re: John, you are so biased!!! ;) 92 Matt 02/14/2001 01:26PM
Re: John, you are so biased!!! ;) 106 Matt 02/14/2001 01:51PM
Re: Big Dog 106 Danny Danzi 02/16/2001 07:56PM
You can't say that ... 121 Son of MisterPomp 02/14/2001 04:24AM
Re: You can't say that ... 116 CARL 02/14/2001 01:22PM
You can't say that... 101 Misterpomp 02/13/2001 05:53PM
Re: You can't say that...96 Big Doggie 02/14/2001 04:09AM
Re: You can't say that... 101MIKE02/15/2001 12:08AM
Re: You can't say that... 94 Mad Dog 02/15/2001 03:25AM
That doesn't make sense... 115 Misterpomp 02/15/2001 05:04AM
Re: Napster ruling...KIVEL .02? 93 Precious Honey 02/14/2001 02:21AM
Re: Napster ruling...KIVEL .02? 93 CARL 02/14/2001 02:54AM
Napster Alternatives 107 Richard 02/13/2001 09:37AM
Re: Napster Alternatives 120 Precious Honey 02/13/2001 11:44AM
Re: Napster Alternatives 108Big Doggie02/13/2001 01:15PM
Re: Napster Alternatives 103 Richard 02/13/2001 05:17PM
Re: Napster Alternatives 100 Precious Honey 02/14/2001 12:03AM


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