Kickended by Silvio Lorusso is online database artwork archiving the Kickstarted campaigns that got not even a single penny. This competitive aesthetics of failure has been able to attract the attention of major national newspapers (from the British “The Guardian” to the Italian “Corriere della Sera”).
11:12:01 Freedb, Real Wireless.
– Freedb is an attempt to reconstruct in a free public archive of cddb, originally formed thanks to voluntary contributions of thousands of people and then became the property of Gracenote. The cddb is an archive of textual data CDs (especially duration and song titles). The site reflects a new community of volunteers, this time equipped with adequate infrastructure and mirror sites around the world
– The Real Networks has announced the start of the testing phase in Europe for the distribution of digital content through mobile networks. The platform is its proprietary RealSystem iQ for digital audio and video, and will be experienced by the Finnish Sonera and Spain's Telefonica. RealSystem iQ supports 50 different formats, including MPEG-4.