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  1. Update: Lil' Kim Indicted For Obstruction, Perjury

    April 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Hip-hop artist Lil' Kim pleaded not guilty today (April 14) to charges she lied to a grand jury investigating a 2001 shootout involving members of her entourage outside a Manhattan radio station. Hip-hop artist Lil' Kim pleaded not guilt ...

  2. SEC Preparing Time Warner Ad Revenue Case

    April 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is preparing to formally accuse Time Warner Inc. of improperly booking more than $400 million in advertising revenue, The Washington Post reported today (Ap The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is ...

  3. RealNetworks Prepares European Rhapsody Launch

    April 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Internet media company RealNetworks is preparing to launch its online music service Rhapsody in Europe within the next year, its chief executive revealed yesterday (April 8). Internet media company RealNetworks is preparing to launch its online mu ...

  4. Calif. Lawmakers, Groups Rally Against Video Games

    April 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Elected officials, religious leaders and civic activists rallied across California yesterday (April 8) to support two bills pending before the legislature that would restrict the sale of violent video Elected officials, religious leaders and civic ...

  5. RealNetworks Prepares European Rhapsody Launch

    April 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Internet media company RealNetworks is preparing to launch its online music service Rhapsody in Europe within the next year, its chief executive revealed yesterday (April 8). Internet media company RealNetworks is preparing to launch its online mu ...

  6. Niki Sullivan, Guitarist With Buddy Holly, Dies

    April 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Niki Sullivan, who played rhythm guitar and sang backup for Buddy Holly on his early hits with the Crickets, died Tuesday (April 6) in his sleep at his home near Kansas City, according to Tricia Earl Niki Sullivan, who played rhythm guitar and san ...

  7. BT Enters Battle Vs. Digital Piracy

    April 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT British telecommunications giant BT Group has launched a new software business to protect music, movies and photographs from digital piracy. British telecommunications giant BT Group has launched a new software business to protect music, movies an ...

  8. BT Enters Battle Vs. Digital Piracy

    April 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT British telecommunications giant BT Group has launched a new software business to protect music, movies and photographs from digital piracy. British telecommunications giant BT Group has launched a new software business to protect music, movies an ...

  9. XM Satellite Radio Shows Gains

    April 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST XM Satellite Radio reported greater-than-expected subscriber gains in the first quarter of 2004 in what many analysts believe is a critical year for building consumer acceptance of the nascent satelli XM Satellite Radio reported greater-than-expec ...

  10. XM Satellite Radio Shows Gains

    April 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST XM Satellite Radio reported greater-than-expected subscriber gains in the first quarter of 2004 in what many analysts believe is a critical year for building consumer acceptance of the nascent satelli XM Satellite Radio reported greater-than-expec ...

  11. Europe's OD2 sells 1 million downloads in Q1

    April 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Europe's top digital-music service OD2 says it sold 1 million music downloads in the first quarter of 2004, showing signs that the nascent European market is beginning to take off. Europe's top digital-music service OD2 says it sold 1 mi ...

  12. Europe's OD2 sells 1 million downloads in Q1

    April 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Europe's top digital-music service OD2 says it sold 1 million music downloads in the first quarter of 2004, showing signs that the nascent European market is beginning to take off. Europe's top digital-music service OD2 says it sold 1 mi ...

  13. Hollywood Entertainment Agrees to Buyout

    March 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Hollywood Entertainment Corp. says a management-led buyout group will acquire the company for about $890 million, taking the No. 2 U.S. video-rental chain private even as its top competitor prepares f Hollywood Entertainment Corp. says a managemen ...

  14. Hollywood Entertainment Agrees to Buyout

    March 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Hollywood Entertainment Corp. says a management-led buyout group will acquire the company for about $890 million, taking the No. 2 U.S. video-rental chain private even as its top competitor prepares f Hollywood Entertainment Corp. says a managemen ...

  15. Florida Drops Child Porn Charges Against R. Kelly

    March 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST Evidence ruled inadmissible in court. Florida prosecutors dropped child pornography charges against R&B singer R. Kelly today (March 17), six days after a judge ruled sex photos were illegally seized from his home. Prosecutors in central Flori ...

  16. Sony Corp. Unveils Personalized Mobile Radio

    March 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony Corp. said today (March 17) it would launch the first "personalized radio" service to mobile phones that consumers can tailor to their own tastes. Sony Corp. said today (March 17) it would launch the first "personalized radio&q ...

  17. Sony Corp. Unveils Personalized Mobile Radio

    March 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony Corp. said today (March 17) it would launch the first "personalized radio" service to mobile phones that consumers can tailor to their own tastes. Sony Corp. said today (March 17) it would launch the first "personalized radio&q ...

  18. Sony Corp. Unveils Personalized Mobile Radio

    March 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony Corp. said today (March 17) it would launch the first "personalized radio" service to mobile phones that consumers can tailor to their own tastes. Sony Corp. said today (March 17) it would launch the first "personalized radio&q ...

  19. GNR Denied 'Greatest Hits' Injunction

    March 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST A federal judge in Los Angeles yesterday (March 15) cleared the way for Geffen Records to release a greatest hits album next week from Guns N' Roses, despite the objection of lead singer Axl Rose and A federal judge in Los Angeles yesterday ( ...

  20. Viacom, EchoStar End Dispute

    March 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Viacom Inc. and EchoStar Communications Corp. said today (March 11) they ended a contractual dispute, restoring CBS broadcasts to 1.6 million EchoStar viewers. Viacom Inc. and EchoStar Communications Corp. said today (March 11) they ended a contra ...

  21. Interplay Sues BattleBorne Over 'Airborne' deal

    March 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Video game publisher Interplay Entertainment Corp. has sued privately held game developer BattleBorne Entertainment Inc. over a deal that Interplay said was improperly terminated. Video game publisher Interplay Entertainment Corp. has sued private ...

  22. EchoStar Satellite Drops CBS in 16 Cities

    March 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Echostar Communications Corp. on Tuesday dropped local CBS stations from its satellite service in 16 cities and dropped MTV, Nickelodeon and other cable channels nationwide after contract talks with V Echostar Communications Corp. on Tuesday dropp ...

  23. 100,000 Orders Placed For iPod Mini

    February 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Apple Computer Inc. said today (Feb. 18) that it has received 100,000 orders for its iPod mini digital music player, which goes on sale Friday at Apple's retail outlets, its online store and through r Apple Computer Inc. said today (Feb. 18) ...

  24. 100,000 Orders Placed For iPod Mini

    February 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Apple Computer Inc. said today (Feb. 18) that it has received 100,000 orders for its iPod mini digital music player, which goes on sale Friday at Apple's retail outlets, its online store and through r Apple Computer Inc. said today (Feb. 18) ...

  25. Source: Comcast Won't Meet Disney Price

    February 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST Cable provider Comcast Corp. is not interested in raising its bid for Walt Disney Co. to match the current stock price of the media conglomerate, a source close to the company said today (Feb. 17). Cable provider Comcast Corp. is not interested in ...

  26. Disney Shareholders Focus On Comcast Bid

    February 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST Top Walt Disney Co. executives focused on the company's financial outlook in a presentation today to analysts and investors eager to grill chief executive Michael Eisner later in the day about Comcast Top Walt Disney Co. executives focused on ...

  27. Copyright Office Sets Webcaster Royalty Rates

    February 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST The U.S. Copyright Office has published long-awaited royalty rates for Web music broadcasts, ending a year-long process marked by legal and financial wrangling. Regulations published last Friday (Feb. The U.S. Copyright Office has published long-a ...

  28. California Judge Issues Warrant for Courtney Love

    February 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST A Beverly Hills judge issued a bench warrant on Wednesday for singer-actress Courtney Love after she failed to show up for a hearing on felony drug possession charges. A Beverly Hills judge issued a bench warrant on Wednesday for singer-actress Co ...

  29. Apple Facing Class-Action Suits Over iPod

    February 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Apple Computer faces five class action suits filed in December claiming it misrepresented the battery life of its iPod digital music player, the company said today (Feb. 10) in a regulatory filing. Apple Computer faces five class action suits file ...

  30. Apple Facing Class-Action Suits Over iPod

    February 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Apple Computer faces five class action suits filed in December claiming it misrepresented the battery life of its iPod digital music player, the company said today (Feb. 10) in a regulatory filing. Apple Computer faces five class action suits file ...

  31. Andy Williams Postpones Asia Tour Over Bird Flu

    January 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Veteran American singer Andy Williams has postponed a concert tour of Asia because of the spread of a deadly bird flu, a concert promoter said today (Jan. 29). Veteran American singer Andy Williams has postponed a concert tour of Asia because of t ...

  32. KaZaA Could Filter Copyrighted Music, Critics Say

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Peer-to-peer file-trading networks like KaZaA could prevent users from downloading music, movies and other copyrighted material if they had any desire to do so, media and technology experts said on Tu Peer-to-peer file-trading networks like KaZaA ...

  33. Michael Jackson Charged With Molestation

    December 18, 2003 12:00 AM EST "King of Pop" Michael Jackson was formally charged today with nine counts of sexual molestation and he is in a heap of trouble now. Read these wonderful lines from Reuters. You really believe that is "King of Pop" Michael Jacks ...

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