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  1. Business Matters: The Pirate Bay, Hot Topic, iTunes Pricing

    August 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Business Matters is a daily column that offers insight, analysis and opinion on the day's news. -- UPC Ireland , parent company of the NTL and Chorus Internet service providers, has refused to comply with requests from the four major music gr ...

  2. Virgin Media Announces Massive Job Cuts

    November 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST U.K. ISP and cable TV provider Virgin Media is to cut over 2,200 employees by 2012 to "significantly improve the efficiency of the business," according to a company statement. The Hampshire-based company, which supplies broadband, cable ...

  3. Digital Briefs: LimeWire, Last.fm, Musicbrigade

    February 22, 2008 12:00 AM EST -File-sharing site Lime Wire has inked a deal with Redeye Distribution to offer more than 20,000 tracks through its digital music store. The deal will add music from 200 independent labels distributed by Redeye and include in-house labels Yep Roc ...

  4. Irish Court Orders ISPs To Identify P2P Users

    June 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Irish Recorded Music Association on Thursday won a landmark ruling in the High Court in Dublin forcing six Internet service providers (ISPs) to reveal the names and addresses of individuals engaged in alleged illegal file-sharing. The ruling i ...

  5. Watts Buzzin With Galaxy Deal

    October 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Ben Watt's Buzzin' Fly Records is launching a weekly radio show on Galaxy Digital, a division of national U.K. dance radio station Galaxy FM. Ben Watt will host the hour-long show, debuting Friday, Nov. 3. Thirty minutes will be devoted ...

  6. Watts Buzzin With Galaxy Deal

    October 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Weekly digital radio show begins Nov. 3. Ben Watt's Buzzin' Fly Records is launching a weekly radio show on Galaxy Digital, a division of national U.K. dance radio station Galaxy FM. Ben Watt will host the hour-long show, debuting Friday ...

  7. Virgin Sells V2 Stake

    May 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Richard Branson's Virgin Group has sold its stake in V2 Records to U.S. investment bank Morgan Stanley for an undisclosed sum. Richard Branson's Virgin Group has sold its stake in V2 Records to U.S. investment bank Morgan Stanley for an ...

  8. Virgin Sells V2 Stake

    May 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Richard Branson's Virgin Group has sold its stake in V2 Records to U.S. investment bank Morgan Stanley for an undisclosed sum. Richard Branson's Virgin Group has sold its stake in V2 Records to U.S. investment bank Morgan Stanley for an ...

  9. EU Clears U.K. On-Demand Venture by Disney, Sony

    November 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST European regulators have approved a movies-on-demand joint venture between Sony's Columbia Pictures and Walt Disney Co. that could help U.K. cable companies fight off Britain's dominant pay-TV firm, B BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters)-European r ...

  10. OD2 Ramps Up Digital Music Service

    June 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT London-based digital music service provider OD2 has rolled out an online jukebox service which allows users to stream tracks from £0.01 ($0.018) per song. OD2 unveiled its enhanced offering durin London-based digital music service provide ...

  11. OD2 Ramps Up Digital Music Service

    June 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT London-based digital music service provider OD2 has rolled out an online jukebox service which allows users to stream tracks from £0.01 ($0.018) per song. OD2 unveiled its enhanced offering durin London-based digital music service provide ...