*Hello. I am back. I had a work conferencey thing. It was more than exhausting. Catching up…
*Amazon buys Audible for $300M. Apple has the best mp3 player, Amazon has the best store for mp3 players. [digital music news]
*Indiana could soon have a digital download tax on music. [hypebot]
*Normatism: A new digital music venture from a founder of video site Vimeo. Looks, ahem, hip. [listening post]
*Rolling Stone collects video of musician-centric Super Bowl commercials. [getty images]
*Duncan Watts’ anti-Tipping Point push (encapsulated here in a Fast Company article) is predicated partly on experiments using digital music markets.
*Hannah Montana has a 3-D movie?
*RealNetworks lays off 10 music employees.