Lycos has signed up PlayPhone to offer a mobile content site (LYCOSmobile by PlayPhone), which will offer games, wallpapers and ringtones. The service is a subscription model, where consumers buy 10 credits for $9.99 per month and use them to buy content. (Release)
Meanwhile, Hispanic net community Quepasa.com has launched a ringtone making service, reports UPI. The service is dubbed “My Ringtone Business” and will let people upload original audio content which Quepasa will then format into 30-second ringtones. The ringtones will be marketed to site visitors with the proceeds being split with the content creators.