Megaupload Conspiracy #1: Was It All For Nothing?

By  |  0 Comments

So it turns out the Megaupload leader had created a time and tested mechanism + business model that would allow artists to share their work online for free and retain over 90% of their earnings … this of course conflicts with the model used by major record labels that retain exactly 80% of profit after sales before dispersing it towards collaborators and performers.

Digital Music News reported this around December 2011, which is considered to be the prime motivation behind the crackdown on Kim Dotcom earlier this week.

Managing Director of Sociality360, Program Director of the Fat Torching Plan™ at BodyBeat Recreational Centre and believer in summoning eagles as a mode of transport to destroy rings instead of walking across provinces. Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/babarkj Twitter: @babarkj LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/babarjaved Email: babar.javed@sociality360.com