Telecommunications

  1. UMG Licenses Music Catalog To Ringboxx

    September 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Group is licensing its music catalog to the Ringboxx Home Phone Tunes service. The Ringboxx device is basically a caller ID box users can connect to their home telephone lines, which will also play music in place of the standard ri ...

  2. French Senate Adopts Copyright Bill

    May 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Interoperability issue compromised. Interoperability issue compromised. News ...

  3. Interoperability Debate Begins In French Senate

    May 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Conclusion to talks expected May 10, 12. The French Senate today (May 4) recommenced debate on the country's long-awaited copyright bill. More than 250 amendments have been registered for examination over the next three to four days. The righ ...

  4. Apple Blasts French Copyright Bill

    March 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST IFPI supports right to 'interoperability'. IFPI supports right to 'interoperability'. News ...

  5. French Parliament Adopts Copyright Bill

    March 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST Introduces right to interoperability, global license dropped. Introduces right to interoperability, global license dropped. News ...

  6. French Copyright Bill Back On Track

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST New text introduces the right to interoperability. New text introduces the right to interoperability. News ...

  7. Music Biz Applauds New EU Data Retention Rules

    December 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST The music industry today (Dec. 14) welcomed the European Parliament's backing of new rules on data retention which could help in the fight against music piracy. The music industry today (Dec. 14) welcomed the European Parliament's backin ...

  8. Music Biz Applauds New EU Data Retention Rules

    December 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST The music industry today (Dec. 14) welcomed the European Parliament's backing of new rules on data retention which could help in the fight against music piracy. The music industry today (Dec. 14) welcomed the European Parliament's backin ...

  9. Europe Poised For New Data Laws

    December 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST The European Parliament is expected tomorrow (Dec. 14) to back new rules that could help in the fight against music piracy by obliging telecommunications companies to keep data on customers' phone cal The European Parliament is expected tomor ...

  10. Europe Poised For New Data Laws

    December 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST The European Parliament is expected tomorrow (Dec. 14) to back new rules that could help in the fight against music piracy by obliging telecommunications companies to keep data on customers' phone cal The European Parliament is expected tomor ...

  11. French Consumers' Group Sues Apple, Sony

    February 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Cases claim lack of interoperability. Cases claim lack of interoperability. News ...

  12. Industry Faces Further Litigation, ISP Challenges

    January 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Kennedy: IFPI will address interoperability. Interoperability, litigation and greater support from Internet service providers are critical priorities for the industry in the year ahead, the IFPI's new chairman/CEO John Kennedy said today (Jan ...

  13. Industry Faces Further Litigation, ISP Challenges

    January 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Kennedy: IFPI will address interoperability. Kennedy: IFPI will address interoperability. News ...

  14. Tech, Media Firms Team Up To Push For Interoperability

    December 11, 2003 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Group and Microsoft are among the companies heading up a new advocacy group that is seeking to make it easier for consumers to share and distribute digital content. The formation of th Universal Music Group and Microsoft are among ...

  15. Tech, Media Firms Team Up To Push For Interoperability

    December 11, 2003 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Group and Microsoft are among the companies heading up a new advocacy group that is seeking to make it easier for consumers to share and distribute digital content. The formation of th Universal Music Group and Microsoft are among ...