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01.13.16
SoundCloud and Universal finally agree on licensing deal
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SoundCloud and Universal finally agree on licensing deal

A subscription plan is still in the works thanks to deals with "the majority of the music industry."

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09.29.15
Prime Music adds Katy Perry, The Weeknd and other Universal artists
09.29.15

Prime Music adds Katy Perry, The Weeknd and other Universal artists

You can now stream tracks from a number of Universal artists via Amazon's Prime Music.

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09.21.12
Europe approves Universal - EMI merger, cements the dominance of the 'big three'
09.21.12

Europe approves Universal - EMI merger, cements the dominance of the 'big three'

The European Union has signed off on Universal's $1.9 billion purchase of EMI music, provided that...

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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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05.18.11
Apple gets cozy with EMI, Universal, and Sony over cloud music licensing (updated)
05.18.11

Apple gets cozy with EMI, Universal, and Sony over cloud music licensing (updated)

Ah, so it's all coming together now. Following a report on Warner Music inking a cloud streaming...

By R. Lai,   05.18.11
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03.04.11
Apple working on unlimited downloads of purchased iTunes music, setting MobileMe free?
03.04.11

Apple working on unlimited downloads of purchased iTunes music, setting MobileMe free?

You know all that rumor and speculation about Apple launching a subscription-based streaming music...

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01.17.11
Universal Music and Sony releasing singles same day they hit the radio, will anyone buy them?
01.17.11

Universal Music and Sony releasing singles same day they hit the radio, will anyone buy them?

The humble single has been given a new shot at life, an extension to the lease on its breathing mach...

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03.24.08
eMusic calls bundled music anticompetitive
03.24.08

eMusic calls bundled music anticompetitive

Over at the Guardian, music retailer eMusic has weighed in on those rumors about Apple bundling iPod...

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11.29.06
Universal Music looking to extract royalties on every iPod sold?
11.29.06

Universal Music looking to extract royalties on every iPod sold?

We aren't exactly sure who's getting the shorter end of the stick in Universal Music's "deal" with M...

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