Education

  1. File-Trading Network i2Hub Shuts Down

    November 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Abruptly stopped operating Nov. 14. The i2Hub college-based file-trading network shut down suddenly Nov. 14, apparently the result of ongoing legal challenges by the music and entertainment industry in the wake of the Grokster Supreme Court ruling ...

  2. Snocap, Warner Music Strike Pact

    November 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST All majors now on board. All majors now on board. News ...

  3. College Music Subscriptions Erode Value of Music

    November 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Encouraging colleges to offer low-price music subscriptions and downloads to their students may be as detrimental to the music industry's long-term health as the piracy that the business hopes to erad Barry Sosnick is president of Earful.info ...

  4. Accenture Sponsor Brit School Bursary

    October 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Management consulting and technology services company Accenture has established a bursary to help further the careers of some of Britain's most promising music students. Management consulting and technology services company Accenture has esta ...

  5. McCartney, Fidelity Launch Charity

    October 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music Lives Foundation will promote music education. Music Lives Foundation will promote music education. News ...

  6. Labels File New Wave Of Lawsuits

    October 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Major record companies filed lawsuits Sept. 29 against 757 more individuals at 17 colleges. NEW YORK -- Major record companies filed lawsuits Sept. 29 against 757 more individuals at 17 colleges. The "John Doe" lawsuits will seek the ide ...

  7. Labels File New Wave Of Lawsuits

    September 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT individuals at 17 colleges targeted. 757 individuals at 17 colleges targeted. News ...

  8. Labels File New Wave Of Lawsuits

    September 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT individuals at 17 colleges targeted. Major record companies have filed lawsuits today (Sept. 29) against 757 more individuals at 17 colleges. The "John Doe" lawsuits will seek the identities of those users sharing unauthorized music ...

  9. Pols Urge College Piracy Probe

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A pair of key lawmakers want Congress' investigative arm to examine major colleges and universities' efforts to stop Internet piracy that originates on campuses nationwide. WASHINGTON, D.C. (The Hollywood Reporter) -- A pair of key lawma ...

  10. Education In America: The Sound of Silence

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Many of us who work in the music industry can point to our school music programs as the spark that ignited our passion for music, many years ago. Well-funded programs provided an array of experiences Debbie Cavalier is dean of continuing education ...

  11. New UMGI Management Team Unveiled

    August 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Grainge elevates several execs to new functions. Grainge elevates several execs to new functions. News ...

  12. California Schools Select Cdigix

    July 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Deal brings its services to 33 campuses statewide. The University of California and California State University systems have selected Cdigix as the official provider of legal digital entertainment services throughout their combined 33 campuses sta ...

  13. Menato Joins RealNetworks' Int'l Team

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Consumer services VP joins from Classmates.com. RealNetworks Inc. is bolstering its international team with the appointment of Marco Menato as VP of consumer services for Europe, the Middle East and Latin America. Based in London, Menato will over ...

  14. Menato Joins RealNetworks' Int'l Team

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Consumer services VP joins from Classmates.com. RealNetworks Inc. is bolstering its international team with the appointment of Marco Menato as VP of consumer services for Europe, the Middle East and Latin America. Based in London, Menato will over ...

  15. Dell Takes Napster To School

    July 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music service to be included in servers marketed to colleges. Music service to be included in servers marketed to colleges. News ...

  16. Dell Takes Napster To School

    July 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music service to be included in servers marketed to colleges. Dell has agreed to include Napster's digital music service into servers marketed to university systems in an effort to bring legitimate music services to campuses, long considered ...

  17. GROKSTER: READ THE FULL COVERAGE HERE

    June 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT See Billboard's summary of the case, read reactions from tech companies, indie labels and international community, see the court Syllabus, and more. See Billboard's summary of the case, read reactions from tech companies, indie labels an ...

  18. On The Road

    June 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Toby Keith is taking his fans to school this summer with the Honky Tonk U shed run. The tour began June 10 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Charlotte, N.C. Read Ray Waddell's column. Toby Keith is taking his fans to school this summer ...

  19. Italian Officials Bust P2P Network

    June 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Officials from Italy's postal police service have uncovered an illegal file-sharing network involving some 100,000 individuals, including school teachers and college students. The 12-month investigati Officials from Italy's postal police ...

  20. Parents Targeted In New Industry Initiative

    June 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Parents Targeted In New Industry Initiative Parents Targeted In New Industry Initiative News ...

  21. Waits Sues WMG Over Download Payments

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Suit seeks definition of licensing vs. sales. Suit seeks definition of licensing vs. sales. News ...

  22. RIAA Targets More Students

    May 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT For the second time, the Recording Industry Assn. of America has targeted college students in a series of copyright infringement lawsuits. WASHINGTON, D.C. -- For the second time, the Recording Industry Assn. of America has targeted college studen ...

  23. Jury Awards $5 Million To Cleveland's Popovich

    May 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Owner wins suit against Sony BMG. Owner wins suit against Sony BMG. News ...

  24. RIAA Goes After Students Again

    May 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Suits filed against 91 students. Suits filed against 91 students. News ...

  25. RIAA Goes After Students Again

    May 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT For the second time, the RIAA has targeted students with a series of copyright infringement lawsuits. The suits were filed today (May 26) against 91 students using the high-speed university computer n For the second time, the RIAA has targeted stu ...

  26. N.C. Judge Quashes DMCA Subpoenas

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Two universities prevailed April 14 in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina after the Recording Industry Assn. of America in 2003 sought the identities of file sharers "Ca Two universities prevailed April 14 in th ...

  27. Court Rejects RIAA Subpoenas

    April 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Identities of students don't have to be revealed. A federal magistrate has ruled that two North Carolina universities do not have to reveal the identities of two students accused to sharing copyrighted music on the Internet. The music industr ...

  28. Radio Promoters Accuse Universal Of Racketeering

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Suit claims fraud, trade libel, breach of contract. Suit claims fraud, trade libel, breach of contract. News ...

  29. Hot Hot Heat

    April 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Hot Hot Heat graduates to the majors with its integrity intact, mixing '80s influences with clever lyrics. Hot Hot Heat graduates to the majors with its integrity intact, mixing '80s influences with clever lyrics. News ...

  30. Internet2 A Pirate's Cove

    April 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The motion picture studios and music companies launched a new attack on Internet piracy April 13 when they filed hundreds of lawsuits against university students across the country, accusing them of s WASHINGTON, D.C. (The Hollywood Reporter) -- T ...

  31. RIAA Launching Suits Vs. College Students

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT students accused of using i2hub for trading. 405 students accused of using i2hub for trading. News ...

  32. RIAA Launching Suits Vs. College Students

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT students accused of using i2hub for trading. The RIAA has decided to sue college students who use the high-speed university network known as Internet2 to get their music for free. The trade group announced today (April 12) that it will file co ...

  33. Mariah Carey

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Carey's emancipation is drenched in hip-hop and old-school R&B ballads for her most satisfying set since 1997's "Butterfly." Carey's emancipation is drenched in hip-hop and old-school R&B ballads for her most s ...

  34. Gibson Nabs Universal Amphitheatre Naming Rights

    April 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Guitar-maker scores 10-year deal for L.A. venue. Guitar-maker scores 10-year deal for L.A. venue. News ...

  35. Rhythm & Blues

    March 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST In addition to creating the John Whitehead There's No Stoppin' the Music Foundation, his widow, Elnor, plans to open the John C. Whitehead Charter School for the Creative and Performing Arts in 2006. In addition to creating the John Whit ...

  36. Maryland Univ. Adds Ctrax Sub Service

    March 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST Cdigix has inked a deal with the University of Maryland in College Park for Ctrax, its MusicNet-powered digital music subscription service catering to colleges and universities. The company now serves Cdigix has inked a deal with the University of ...

  37. Jennifer Lopez

    March 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Signature Lopez, with a few new twists. Signature Lopez, with a few new twists. News ...

  38. On The Road

    March 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST An increased focus on education will mark this year's district meetings of the International Assn. of Assembly Managers, beginning with the District 6 meeting March 4-7. Read Ray Waddell's column. An increased focus on education will mar ...

  39. UMG Bows Urban Latin Label

    February 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Machete headed by Gustavo Lopez. Machete headed by Gustavo Lopez. News Gustavo López ...

  40. NJ Sues Blockbuster Over Late Fees Policy

    February 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST Suit claims consumer fraud. Suit claims consumer fraud. News ...

  41. Lloyds, EMI Get Behind U.K. Schools Project

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST British bank Lloyds TSB has launched a multimillion-pound music education initiative, endorsed by the government and backed by EMI. British bank Lloyds TSB has launched a multimillion-pound music education initiative, endorsed by the government an ...

  42. French Court Sentences File-Sharer

    February 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Teacher to pay €10,200 in damages. Teacher to pay €10,200 in damages. News ...

  43. RIAA Files New Round Of Suits

    January 27, 2005 12:00 AM EST defendants include students. The Recording Industry Assn. of America today (27) sued 717 illegal file sharers for copyright infringement through illegal downloading on the Internet. The number of university network users targeted in the new su ...

  44. 2Pac Still Playing 'The Game'

    December 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Rapper scores third posthumous No. 1. Rapper scores third posthumous No. 1. News ...

  45. U2, Pretenders, Guy Among Rock Hall Inductees

    December 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Induction ceremony set for March 14. Induction ceremony set for March 14. News ...

  46. Virgin Digital To Pick Up Students' Music Subs

    December 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST College students who have school-sponsored digital music subscriptions through Cdigix -- an on-campus streaming and downloading solution used by Purdue and 11 other universities -- can now roll over t College students who have school-sponsored dig ...

  47. Brit Schools To Address Music Copyright

    November 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST British Music Rights, the lobbying body for U.K. authors and publishers, today (Nov. 30) unveiled an educational campaign in which secondary schools will teach lessons on music copyright. British Music Rights, the lobbying body for U.K. authors an ...

  48. Words & Music

    November 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Freddie Gershon's "Broadway Junior Collection" program helps public schools mount musical theater productions. Read Jim Bessman's column. Freddie Gershon's "Broadway Junior Collection" program helps public school ...

  49. Hastings Reduces Q3 Loss

    November 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Company raises year-end guidance. Company raises year-end guidance. News ...

  50. Studio Monitor

    November 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST The strong presence of indie production companies and students at the Audio Engineering Society's 117th convention reflects high demand for recording gear. Read Christopher Walsh's column. The strong presence of indie production companie ...

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