Licensing

08.24.15
Nintendo is once again open to movies based on its games
08.24.15

Nintendo is once again open to movies based on its games

Nintendo has generally frowned on movies based around its games as of late, but it's rethinking that strategy.

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07.21.15
2K is reportedly bringing college basketball back to its games
07.21.15

2K is reportedly bringing college basketball back to its games

College basketball teams haven't been part of a new video game for years, but licensing deals between 2K Sports and a number of schools could mean college hoops is set to return.

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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...

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06.18.15
Nokia CEO says the company will design and license phones again
06.18.15

Nokia CEO says the company will design and license phones again

When a deal with Microsoft allows it to do so in 2016, Nokia plans to design and license phones ag...

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06.15.15
Apple won't pay royalties during Music's trial period
06.15.15

Apple won't pay royalties during Music's trial period

A leaked Apple Music contract surfaced last week containing details about how it plans to compensa...

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06.04.15
SoundCloud inks licensing deal with 20,000 indie labels
06.04.15

SoundCloud inks licensing deal with 20,000 indie labels

SoundCloud continues to lend a hand to independent artists, and today the music site announced a r...

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02.20.15
Google's staring down the barrel of a Russian antitrust probe
02.20.15

Google's staring down the barrel of a Russian antitrust probe

It's only been two days since Russian search giant Yandex accused Google of anticompetitive mobile...

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01.26.15
Cellist disagrees with YouTube Music Key over rule #4,080
01.26.15

Cellist disagrees with YouTube Music Key over rule #4,080

It's been a few months since Google launched its YouTube Music Key service, and now we may be find...

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12.02.14
Nintendo and Philips resolve 'virtual body' dispute
12.02.14

Nintendo and Philips resolve 'virtual body' dispute

Nintendo and Philips resolved their patent disputes by signing a licensing agreement, the technolog...

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