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Can Ruckus Become a Campus Craze?

This well-connected startup aims to provide college students with a vast online portfolio of songs and movies — legally (It is nice to BW jump on a story more than a month after I write about it…)

Former CTO of AOL William Raduchel is jumping on to Ruckus now, and helping them…The 50-person outfit has raised only $8.5 million. He declines to comment on the financial formula for success, except to say that schools could pay anywhere from $10 to $100 per student, depending on the account.

One fact BW got wrong: “For starters, it’s the only service that has as broad a mix of both music and movies”…NOT TRUE..a company called Cdigix is also has the same broad offerings