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Yorke Calls 'In Rainbows' Strategy A 'One-Off'

Yorke Calls 'In Rainbows' Strategy A 'One-Off'

It was a pivotal moment for the music industry which many thought sounded the death knell for recorded music sales, but Radiohead won't be repeating their decision to let fans choose what to pay for their downloads, according to frontman Thom Yorke.
Terra Firma Chief: No Plans To Sell EMI Music

Terra Firma Chief: No Plans To Sell EMI Music

Terra Firma chief executive Guy Hands the private equity venture had no plans to sell its ailing recorded music division, despite how badly the company had been run.
Bakker Out At MTV U.K.

Bakker Out At MTV U.K.

In the latest of a series of high profile exits from MTV Networks International, the music broadcaster announced Friday (March 2) that U.K. head Michiel Bakker was quitting the music broadcaster after almost 20 years.
Finland To Issue Mobile TV License

Finland To Issue Mobile TV License

The Finnish government said it has launched a tender process for Europe's first mobile digital television broadcasting license in a bid to boost such innovative services as mobile TV broadcasting via in-car TV or live TV to mobile terminals. The license would also mean that laptops and PDAs would be able to receive digital TV signals.
Disney Raising Games Profile With Living Buy

Disney Raising Games Profile With Living Buy

The Walt Disney Internet Group said Nov. 7 it has acquired Munich-based mobile games developer and publisher Living Mobile, creator of such games as "Hudson Soft's Bomberman," "Lode Runner" and "Resident Evil," in a bid to raise its games profile and build its European mobile business.
Jowell To Act On IP Theft

Jowell To Act On IP Theft

Culture secretary Tessa Jowell pledged Oct. 5 to protect Britain's creative industry from intellectual property theft and warned that European states would have to present a united front to tackle burgeoning piracy in vast growth economies such as India and China.

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