Copia Partners with Catch Media, Creating Anytime/Anywhere/Any Device Cloud-based Social Music Platform

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Enhanced Platform Allows Users to Listen to Music Purchased Through Any Source, on Any Device, Anywhere in the world - All While Taking Advantage of Copia’s Social Features

Copia Interactive, LLC, creator of one of the largest, independent, full-­‐featured digital content platforms,    announced today a    partnership    with    Catch    Media, Inc. to enhance Copia’s social    content    platform with Catch    Media’s Play Anywhere technology,    allowing music-­‐lovers    to access their entire music collection    from any device, anywhere and    at any time, while enjoying all the social    features Copia brings to digital    content.

Copia is a single software platform that unites content, community, collaboration, and    commerce to    deliver digital    content across    an array    of devices. It is    the only    platform designed to provide a single portal to    all of a users’ digital    content and social activity, creating a unified experience unrivaled in the market. In addition to Tier-­‐1    content    availability, Copia users enjoy a richer experience and    deeper engagement with    content and    community, driving greater    consumption — and greater revenues for Copia and its partners. Copia’s “Powered    by Copia” white-­‐label    solutions    bring the advantages of    its platform to Copia’s partners in the media, hardware, telecom and other    related industries.

With features such as a digital    store with a music catalog of over 9 million songs,    in-­‐song    note-­‐taking    and    sharing, group chat, shareable playlists, playlist comparison, activity    feeds, unique self-­‐publishing     tools, user    recommendations, a proprietary community value system, and    more, Copia users enjoy a singular,    wholly shareable    on-­‐line    experience — all    their    media, all their    friends, all in one application.

With the addition of Catch Media’s Play Anywhere technology, Copia offers its users new features for legally acquiring    new music, accessing their existing music library, streaming it to    any device, and    synchronizing the library among all the    user’s devices.

“Our partnership with Catch Media creates an in-­‐depth listening experience that is bolstered    by a community of    involved    and excited users”, states Ben Lowinger, EVP of Copia Interactive. “It’s a forum for people who wish to truly    engage with their    music, both socially and personally”, he adds.

“By    teaming    up with Catch Media, Copia is offering the most robust music listening experience around”,    says    Yaacov Ben-­‐Yaacov,    founder and CEO of Catch Media, adding “Copia is the perfect platform for Catch    Media’s    already impressive music experience”.

Copia is a hardware-­‐neutral    platform: multiple devices offer the same content experience, and    users can    choose their    own    hardware. Users can    access content on    all their devices, and    Copia keeps everything up    to    date through    the    cloud. Copia is available now on    a multiplicity of devices, including desktop    readers, iPad, Windows 7 touch, Android    tablets, and the    Blackberry Playbook.

About Catch Media

Founded in 2003, Catch Media    (http://www.catchmedia.com)    has continually invested    in    the development and    deployment of    its proprietary (and patent-­‐pending)    Play Anywhere® SmartCloud    digital content technology. Play Anywhere    is a    revolutionary platform that    allows users to listen to, watch, read, and play their    digital content    in whatever    format,    whenever they like, and wherever they are. Play Anywhere works across multiple devices, allowing    users to share    content and to seamlessly, conveniently, and legally    access    digital files    via the Play    Anywhere SmartCloud.

About Copia

Copia (http://www.thecopia.com)    unites content, community, collaboration, and commerce    in a    single    software    platform to    deliver multi-­‐genre    digital media across an    array of computing, mobile, personal entertainment, and    eReading devices.    With Copia,    users engage more deeply with content and community through an innovative,    rich, and unified interface    — all their media, all their friends, all in one    application. Copia also    provides highly customized, co-­‐branded,    white-­‐label    solutions    through its    “Powered by Copia” program.

The Copia    platform is developed by Copia Interactive,    LLC — a portfolio company of DMC Capital    Funding,    LLC    (http://www.dmccapitalfunding.com), the venture capital arm of    the DMC group of    companies.    The DMC group comprises top    enterprise and    consumer technology companies with    a heritage that spans more than    50 years’ investing in, developing,    manufacturing, and distributing market-­‐leading    consumer-­‐electronics    products.    

Copia is exhibiting at the 2012 International CES in    Las Vegas at    booth 11612 in the Central    Hall.

Contact

Copia Interactive, LLC                
Ben Lowinger, Executive Vice President                                    
blowinger(at)thecopia(dot)com
+1.212.889.0200                     
http://www.thecopia.com     

Catch Media, Inc.
Yaacov Ben-Yaacov, Founder & CEO
press(at)catchmedia(dot)com
http://www.catchmedia.com

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