Rudetones: Ringtones Are Getting Rude

New kinds of ringtones, called rudetones, are making a splash -- and they could grab a chunk of the $500 million ringtones market.
Olga Kharif

You are sitting at a coffee shop, minding your own business, when a police siren starts wailing nearby. You anxiously peer out the window, looking for a murder scene or a high-speed chase, when you realize that the sounds come from a neighbor's table -- from his cell phone, that is.

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