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  1. Business Matters: Michael Robertson's DAR.fm Told to Cease and Desist by Univision

    October 05, 2011 9:05 PM EDT Michael Robertson's DAR.fm Told to Cease and Desist by Univision -- Michael Robertson has attracted more legal problems. Most recently he was in court with EMI over MP3tunes.com. In the latest legal dustup, his DAR.fm (which stands for digita ...

  2. Canada Reconsiders Usage-Based Billing For Internet Users

    February 04, 2011 6:55 AM EST Canada's Netflix debate is over, and so too is mandatory usage-based billing of Internet users. Well, nearly. The CRTC, the country's broadcast regulator, late Thursday bowed to pressure from Ottawa and signaled a retreat on plans to end ...

  3. Paoliello Relocates To Sydney In Mercury, M.Net Merger

    September 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Australian mobile content and marketing expert Mercury Mobility has struck an agreement to merge with m.Net Corporation to combine what both companies boast will become the market's leading marketing and content business for handsets. M.Net C ...

  4. Virgin Music Fest To Hit Ontario, Alberta, Nova Scotia, B.C.

    May 07, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Virgin Music Festival will hit five Canadian cities this summer, including Montreal, the event’s organizers announced today. The festival, which launched in 2006, is sponsored by Virgin Mobile Canada, which was fully acquired by Canadian telec ...

  5. Dynasty Expands To Canada

    January 20, 2009 12:00 AM EST American indie record label and distributor, Dynasty Records, has launched a Canadian division, the company announced today. The company, which was operated in the U.S. for two decades says it will offer Canadian artists "unprecedented access ...

  6. Groove Mobile Adds 70,000 Indie Tracks

    February 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST Mobile music service provider Groove Mobile has bolstered its music catalog after signing a worldwide licensing deal with Indie Mobile. Works by the likes of Editors, Armand Van Helden, the Pigeon Detectives, Laurent Garnier and Royksopp make up t ...

  7. Lawsuits Not The Solution, Says Quebec's ADISQ

    October 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A top executive with Quebec's music industry arm ADISQ this week suggested that the industry refrain from taking a hardline stance with illegal downloaders. The organization's executive director, Solange Drouin, admitted the local legal ...

  8. Bell Canada Acquires Puretracks Interest

    March 02, 2006 12:00 AM EST Stakes also held by Universal, Sony BMG, EMI. Media giant Bell Canada today (March 2) acquired a majority interest in the Canadian digital music service provider Puretracks for an undisclosed sum. Launched in 2003, Toronto-based Puretracks is lice ...

  9. Bell Canada Launches Mobile Music Store

    December 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST Carrier charging $2.58 per full-song download. Bell Canada has introduced a full-song download mobile music store, becoming the second Canadian operator to do so this year. Groove Mobile, the same provider behind the recently launched Sprint mobil ...

  10. Universal, Bell Canada Roll Out 'Orange Lounge'

    August 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Canada and Bell Canada have launched a series featuring weekly interviews and music by the major's artists. Universal Music Canada and Bell Canada have launched a series featuring weekly interviews and music by the major' ...

  11. Live At The Orange Debuts

    August 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Series kicks off with Divine Brown. Universal Music Canada and Bell Canada have launched "Live At The Orange Lounge," a multi-format series featuring weekly interviews and music by Universal artists in Toronto's Orange Studio. The s ...

  12. Bliptones Brings Indies To Mobile Market

    August 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT More than 200 ringtones available. Independent music is going mobile with the launch of Bliptones, an indie-only online ringtone store. Digital music distribution firm Digital Rights Agency is providing the content, with technology provided by Xin ...

  13. EchoStar Names New Prez

    June 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Satellite TV provider EchoStar Communications strengthened its executive suite, naming former Bell Canada executive Michael Neuman its new president/COO and appointing Carl Vogel, who recently joined NEW YORK (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Satellite ...

  14. Universal Rings Up Bell Canada Deal

    March 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Canada has formed a partnership with Bell Canada to deliver master ringtones and ringtunes to the telecom company's customers. TORONTO -- Universal Music Canada has formed a partnership with Bell Canada to deliver master ringt ...

  15. Universal Rings Up Bell Canada Deal

    March 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Canada has formed a partnership with Bell Canada to deliver ringtones and a caller ringtune service to the telecom company's customers. Universal Music Canada has formed a partnership with Bell Canada to deliver master rington ...

  16. ISPs Win Canadian Downloading Case

    June 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Canada's Supreme Court ruled today (June 30) that Internet service providers do not have to pay royalties to composers and artists for music downloaded by Web customers. Canada's Supreme Court ruled today (June 30) that Internet service ...

  17. ISPs Win Canadian Downloading Case

    June 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Canada's Supreme Court ruled today (June 30) that Internet service providers do not have to pay royalties to composers and artists for music downloaded by Web customers. Canada's Supreme Court ruled today (June 30) that Internet service ...