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10.23.15
Pandora signs $90 million truce with the recording industry
10.23.15

Pandora signs $90 million truce with the recording industry

Imagine if the music industry worked out a way to make money that didn't involve hundreds of lawsuits.

By D. Cooper,   10.23.15
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09.22.15
Streaming makes up a third of the US music industry's revenue
09.22.15

Streaming makes up a third of the US music industry's revenue

Streaming music has not only overtaken CD sales in the US, but now makes up a third of the industry's revenue.

By J. Fingas,   09.22.15
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06.26.15
SiriusXM will pay $210 million to use songs recorded before 1972
06.26.15

SiriusXM will pay $210 million to use songs recorded before 1972

Before now, satellite radio company SiriusXM wasn't paying royalties on the catalog recorded befor...

By B. Steele,   06.26.15
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03.19.15
Streaming music sales in the US beat CDs for the first time
03.19.15

Streaming music sales in the US beat CDs for the first time

Sorry, Taylor Swift, but streaming music isn't going anywhere. In fact, revenues from streaming se...

By D. Hardawar,   03.19.15
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01.06.15
Studios asked Google to pull 345 million pirate links in 2014
01.06.15

Studios asked Google to pull 345 million pirate links in 2014

Google may be bending over backwards to eliminate piracy in its search results, but it's clearer t...

By J. Fingas,   01.06.15
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04.18.14
Labels claim Pandora owes money for streaming old songs, probably won't get it
04.18.14

Labels claim Pandora owes money for streaming old songs, probably won't get it

Pandora can't catch a break, it seems. Just weeks after the streaming radio service escaped paying...

By J. Fingas,   04.18.14
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04.10.14
Big music labels file their own lawsuit against Megaupload over piracy
04.10.14

Big music labels file their own lawsuit against Megaupload over piracy

The seemingly inevitable has happened: following in the footsteps of the MPAA, the big music label...

By J. Fingas,   04.10.14
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05.10.13
RIAA now counts online streams in Gold and Platinum Digital Single Awards
05.10.13

RIAA now counts online streams in Gold and Platinum Digital Single Awards

After years of fighting against the digital tide, the RIAA announced it'll now factor online audio...

By N. Lee,   05.10.13
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02.21.13
RIAA claims Google's anti-piracy downranking doesn't work
02.21.13

RIAA claims Google's anti-piracy downranking doesn't work

Google offered an olive branch to content producers when it promised to downrank pirate sites in i...

By J. Fingas,   02.21.13
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