Just when you thought social networking was safe—it’s another platform. The imeem Media Platform, launched last night, is the latest addition to social networking platform stable.
But yes, there is a twist this time. imeem, if you’re not familiar with it or its Facebook app, is a social network centered around music, video and photos. In addition to personal media, imeem also features “professional” content, including popular music, music videos, movie clips and more.
And here’s the twist: the platform will enable developers to access and use any media on the site, including professional and personal content—and imeem will handle all the licensing for you. (Because they’ve never had legal troubles in that area before.)
imeem’s introduction for its platform says that developers will be able to: