Thumbplay Launches Full-Track Music Store

Thumbplay has launched a full-track music store for mobile phones with a catalog of 1.5 million songs. With DRM-free tracks from Universal, EMI, The Orchard (NSDQ: ORCD) and INgrooves, Thumbplay is hoping to grab as much interest for full songs as it has with ringtones. As ringtone sales continue to slide, content companies are working with record labels to help shift that business to full-track downloads, but the takeoff hasn