SOURCE: Audible Magic Inc.

December 19, 2007 11:05 ET

Audible Magic and eSnips.com Announce Copyrighted Content Recognition Partnership

LOS GATOS, CA--(Marketwire - December 19, 2007) - Audible Magic, the industry's top provider of content recognition and identification solutions, today partnered with eSnips LTD, the first multipurpose social content sharing site where individuals share and promote their interests. Under the agreement Audible Magic will provide content recognition and management services to eSnips for its content.

Vance Ikezoye, Audible Magic founder and CEO, said, "As one of the 30 most popular Web 2.0 sites, eSnips continues to gain recognition in the social sharing space. One of their draws is the fact that they allow users to share a variety of media and file types. Along with eSnips' versatile offerings comes the need to provide their customers with a secure online experience. We are pleased to be working with eSnips to provide these content-protective solutions."

Yeal Elish, eSnips CEO, added, "This partnership puts eSnips in the first line of sites, protecting and managing content copyrights. We recently implemented Audible Magic's system. Their solution was exceptionally fast and easy to integrate and we are very satisfied with its performance."

About Audible Magic Corporation

Audible Magic Corporation provides content management and anti-piracy services to the media and entertainment industries as well as business, governmental, and educational institutions. The company's offerings utilize patented content identification technologies and an extensive reference database of audio and video content that includes one of the largest collections of copyrighted digital song recording fingerprints in the world. Its digital technology and services were designed to monitor, track, manage, filter and monetize digital content in all its forms. The company has been actively providing services for the Web 2.0 user-generated content video sharing sites including MySpace, Microsoft (Soapbox), and YouTube as well as Bebo, Break.com, Dada, Dailymotion, Eyespot, GoFish, and Sony Pictures' Crackle. The company also has agreements with Nokia, Viacom's MTV Networks (MTVN) and the Harry Fox Agency, a leading U.S. music rights organization. Corporate partners include EMI Recorded Music, Palisade Systems, Sony/BMG Music, Universal Music Group, V2 Music, Warner Music Group, and EMI Recorded Music. Audible Magic is also employed by iMesh and PlayLouder MSP music service. Audible Magic products include the CopySense P2P Plug-In, CopySense Network Appliance, and RepliCheck. For more information please visit: http://www.audiblemagic.com.

About eSnips, Ltd.

eSnips -- http://www.esnips.com -- is the first multipurpose social content sharing site where individuals share and promote their interests, sell their creations and form niche communities around specific areas of interests. eSnips is free, and provides 5 GB of free storage to users who want to share any type of content from one centralized place. eSnips MicroPortals extends the compelling online social sharing capability to even the smallest and most esoteric niche communities, who have not had an online voice or presence on the web. Within these communities, users can share and sell their creations in the eSnips Marketplace. eSnips has gained recognition as a key player in the social sharing space, particularly for its uniqueness in its ability to allow users to share any media type and every file type on one site.

Contact Information

  • Publicity contacts:
    eSnips
    Liat Sade
    Director of Content
    972-54-4904406
    Email Contact

    Audible Magic
    Sarah McMullen
    McMullen & Company Public Relations
    (310) 283-7907
    Email Contact