US Deliveries up 266%; Examiner Agrees to Submit US Patent Application
TORONTO, Jan. 18 /CNW/ - YANGAROO Inc., (TSX-V: YOO, OTCBB: YOOIF) the
industry's leading secure digital media distribution company, is pleased to
announce that the Examiner of its US Patent Application No. 10/431,854 titled
"Content Distribution System and Method" has agreed to submit the application
for allowance. Both the office action previously issued by the Examiner and
the subsequent reply as an Interview Summary (labeled as "Applicant
Arguments/Remarks Made in an Amendment") are now publicly available on the
USPTO (US Patent and Trademark Office) website. The "Content Distribution
System and Method" patent has been previously granted in Canada.
YANGAROO also reported that the number of deliveries made by US record
labels via its Digital Media Distribution System (DMDS) increased by 266% over
2006, to 1.3 million in 2007. In the fourth quarter of 2007 the number of US
deliveries made on DMDS doubled over the fourth quarter of 2006 to 437,000.
YANGAROO's patented Digital Media Distribution System (DMDS) is a leading
secure B2B digital delivery solution for the music and advertising industries.
DMDS is a web-based delivery system that pioneers secure digital file
distribution by incorporating biometrics, high-value encryption and
watermarking. DMDS replaces the physical distribution of musical recordings
and advertising to radio, media, retailers and other authorized recipients
with more accountable, effective and far less costly digital delivery of
broadcast quality media via the Internet.
YANGAROO's DMDS has made over four million deliveries of over 11,000
songs from more than 500 record labels to destinations which include radio
stations representing over 35 US broadcast chains such as CBS/Infinity,
Citadel, Clear Channel, Cox, Cumulus, Emmis, EntreVision, Entercom, Federated
Media, Sirius, Journal, DMX, Jones Radio, AOL, Music Choice, Radio One, Salem
Communications, Univision, Westwood One, Regent, Premiere Radio, Next Media,
XM Satellite Radio, Waitt Media and many others. DMDS is the only system that
can digitally deliver music across the U.S., Canada and the UK.
YANGAROO has offices in Toronto, New York, Los Angeles, and London, UK.
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in the U.S. under OTCBB:YOOIF.
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