Musicindustry

02.18.13
Editorial: RIAA takedown requests and ad complaints are missing an opportunity
02.18.13

Editorial: RIAA takedown requests and ad complaints are missing an opportunity

As noted here, the RIAA has issued 10 million takedown requests to Google in an attempt to close o...

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12.09.11
Deezer announces ambitious global rollout, ignores US and Japan
12.09.11

Deezer announces ambitious global rollout, ignores US and Japan

Deezer added a few notches to its music streaming belt yesterday, with the announcement of its lo...

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06.02.11
Apple's iCloud bags last major record label, will cost $25 / year to sign up?
06.02.11

Apple's iCloud bags last major record label, will cost $25 / year to sign up?

We'd heard that Universal was the only holdout, and now CNET says the deal is done -- Apple has r...

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03.15.11
Bon Jovi says Steve Jobs killed music business
03.15.11

Bon Jovi says Steve Jobs killed music business

Is Steve Jobs music's savior, or is he the angel of death? Jon Bon Jovi cast his vote in The Su...

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03.14.11
Jon Bon Jovi accuses Steve Jobs of putting a shot through the heart of music
03.14.11

Jon Bon Jovi accuses Steve Jobs of putting a shot through the heart of music

Steve Jobs, according to musical legend Jon Bon Jovi, is "personally responsible for killing the mu...

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11.02.10
Apple informs labels that iTunes song previews will be 90 seconds long, hopes they don't mind?
11.02.10

Apple informs labels that iTunes song previews will be 90 seconds long, hopes they don't mind?

It's all up there in black and white, but we'll be happy to spell it out again here -- it seems tha...

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12.19.08
RIAA finds its soul, will stop suing individuals downloading music
12.19.08

RIAA finds its soul, will stop suing individuals downloading music

When you retard fair use with pointless DRM and then sue anonymous children for illegally downloadi...

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04.23.07
Amazon readying DRM-free online music store?
04.23.07

Amazon readying DRM-free online music store?

Oh boy, we're sensing an all-out war. Of course, the tables are slanted mighty heavily in favor of...

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02.14.07
Music execs chime in on DRM: it's lame, but it ain't going anywhere
02.14.07

Music execs chime in on DRM: it's lame, but it ain't going anywhere

A recent poll conducted by Jupiter Research of European music firms reveals that DRM isn't exactly u...

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