(WASHINGTON, DC, June 20, 2006) – Two years after its launch in Washington, DC, Riptopia has opened the doors to a second digital music processing center in downtown San Francisco – creating the ability to service the digital music needs of Audio Video installers, consumer electronics manufacturers and retailers, record labels, radio stations, and audiophiles on a National scale. The 10,000 square foot processing center more than triples Riptopia’s processing power. With the installation of a Riptopia West Coast office, transitioning to the digital music age has never been easier or faster.

“With over 14 billion CDs sold in the United States and an additional 600 million added per year into the foreseeable future, Riptopia is now positioned on a National level to help businesses and individuals alike convert their CD collections into commercial-grade digital music libraries,” said Dr. Kurt Beyer, President of Riptopia, Inc. “Riptopia’s service can process to a variety of technical standards, ensuring complete compatibility with the ever growing variety of digital music centers, music servers, digital car stereos, and mp3 players.”

Riptopia’s San Francisco processing center not only serves as a West Coast hub for Riptopia’s commercial CD ripping service, but also concentrates on research and development for new technologies – providing seamless solutions for the digital age.

Founded by a talented team of information technology professionals, Riptopia, Inc. is the premier digital processing and CD ripping service. Riptopia, Inc.’s industrial strength ripping servers can create organized digital music libraries in a variety of standards including MP3, WMA and WMA lossless and WAV. Riptopia Inc.’s revolutionary partnership with Gracenote and Muze provides the industry standard in digital metadata and CD recognition technology with the cleanest metadata database of over 62 million titles. Riptopia, Inc. provides uploading service onto a variety of digital music equipment including media centers, music servers and iPods. For more information on Riptopia, Inc., visit www.riptopia.com or call 800-874-4921.

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