European economic group recommends P2P to Big Content, Snocap opens its database
ArsTechnica, publication date: 13 June 2005
"For instance, the report found that there's no clear causal link between the rise of P2P and the fall of offline music sales. The report also recommends that the music industry 're-evaluate' its attitude toward P2P, and possibly by considering ways to operate legitimate P2P networks. In fact, the OECD seems generally up-beat about P2P as a technology, a fact that doesn't sit well with the RIAA."