Technology

Internet Music Sales Increase

More and more people are buying music on the internet. New statistics from the Swedish Recording Industry Association indicate that sales have increased by 57% compared to the same period last year.

The growing variety of downloading services with better quality music files may have contributed to the increase, Swedish Radio News reports. Likewise, the new Ipred law, which empowers copyright holders to go after illegal file sharing, may also have played a role in the boost.