Freelancers in the U.S. together earn more than $715 billion. The total freelancing workforce in the US is about 53 million or every third worker. This was revealed in the Freelancers Union report.
The Apple iTunes Store was launched with 200,000 songs. In the first week itself, almost a half of that number were purchased - total 1 million song downloads. The music store was launched on 28th April 2003, and each song was sold for 99 cents. [more...]