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  1. Scott Hopeck Named President of iHeartMedia New York

    April 20, 2015 6:15 PM EDT Scott Hopeck has been named president of iHeartMedia's New York market, the media giant announced Monday. In this position, he will lead broadcast, digital, mobile, social and live event efforts for major radio stations including 103.5 KTU, Q ...

  2. Seven Takeaways from IFPI's Study of the Global Music Market Last Year

    April 20, 2015 3:22 PM EDT The headline figure from IFPI’s 2015 “Recording Industry In Numbers” report would be the previously reported 0.4 percent fall in global music sales to $14.97 billion. Digging into the 132-page document, however, reveals a wealth of interesting ana ...

  3. Norway to Be First Country to Shut Down FM Radio

    April 20, 2015 1:42 PM EDT Steely Dan , the jazz-rockers who scored a hit in 1978 with their single "FM (No Static At All)," would not be pleased. In what will likely be the first of a global transition to digital radio, Norway has announced it will switch off its ...

  4. List of Investors Reportedly Involved in Spotify's $400M Funding Round Grows Long

    April 20, 2015 1:34 PM EDT According to a report from Sky News this morning, streaming watchers can add the UK-based invest firm Lansdowne, Scottish firm Bailie Gifford, New York's D.E. Shaw Group, Connecticut-based Discovery Capital Management, Halcyon Asset Managemen ...

  5. John Oliver Throws Patent Trolls Under the Bridge on 'Last Week Tonight'

    April 20, 2015 11:02 AM EDT You can add "patent trolling" to the list of formerly boring topics, including net neutrality , infrastructure and government surveillance , recently covered by John Oliver on his HBO show Last Week Tonight . During Sunday's episode ...

  6. Liberty Global's Telenet to Buy Mobile Firm Base for $1.4 Billion

    April 20, 2015 9:37 AM EDT John Malone 's pan-European cable operator Liberty Global said Monday that its Belgian arm Telenet Group has agreed to buy Royal KPN NV’s mobile-phone unit Base for $1.43 billion (1.33 billion euros). Telenet , majority owned by Liberty Globa ...

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