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  1. New Research Reveals Slow U.K. Broadband Speeds

    July 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT A report released by Ofcom, the U.K.'s independent regulator and competition authority for the communications industries, has found that broadband speed needs improvement to keep up with the growing volume of large-scale Internet downloading ...

  2. Tiscali Shares Jump On U.K. Sale Talks

    May 06, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Shares in debt-laden Italian Internet service provider Tiscali surged 15% on Wednesday, boosted by a report that Carphone Warehouse is still seeking to get a deal to buy its British assets. The Times newspaper said the talks might continue into th ...

  3. Britain Agrees Plan To Tackle Online Music Piracy

    July 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Some of Britain's biggest Internet service providers have reached an accord which voluntarily binds them to a code of practise intended to sharply reduce illicit file-sharing. The six ISPs -- Virgin Media, BSkyB, Carphone Warehouse, BT, Orang ...

  4. McGuinness Speech In Full

    January 29, 2008 12:00 AM EST The full script of the speech everyone is talking about in Cannes, as made by U2 manager Paul McGuinness at Midem. McGuinness: "Good afternoon and thank you for giving me this opportunity. I don't make many speeches and this is an import ...

  5. Belgian ISP To Appeal File-Block Ruling

    July 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Belgian Internet Service Provider (ISP) Scarlet is appealing against a court ruling that said it must block illegal downloads from peer-to-peer networks and must begin doing so within six months. Scarlet, formerly a wing of Italy's Tiscali, w ...

  6. Tiscali Streams O2 Wireless Fest Exclusives

    July 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Mercury Music Prize winner Badly Drawn Boy and chart-topping dance act Faithless are among the high-profile U.K. performers appearing on the exclusive "Tiscali VIP Sessions" being Webcast by Tiscali, the U.K. Internet service provider. A ...

  7. ISPs Held Responsible In Belgian P2P Case

    July 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A Belgian court has made the unprecedented ruling of declaring Internet Service Providers (ISPs) responsible for illegal peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing via their networks. The June 28 ruling, in a case originally brought by Belgian collection soc ...

  8. Wireless Festival Sets Webcast Record

    June 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT More than 55,000 fans watched live streaming from London's four-day O2 Wireless Festival -- the highest Webcasting figures ever achieved by telecommunications company Tiscali. Tiscali partnered with Live Nation for the shows, which took place ...

  9. BPI Receives Positive Co-op From ISPs

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT U.K. music industry association BPI said today (July 12) it welcomed indications that British Internet service providers Tiscali and Cable & Wireless will suspend the accounts of serial illegal fi U.K. music industry association BPI said t ...

  10. BPI Receives Positive Co-op From ISPs

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT ISPs willing to disconnect file-sharing offenders. U.K. music industry association BPI said today (July 12) it welcomed indications that British Internet service providers Tiscali and Cable & Wireless will suspend the accounts of serial illega ...

  11. BPI Hunts Down More Illegal Filesharers

    July 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT British music industry trade body the BPI has intensified its pursuit of illegal file-sharers by targeting Internet service providers for the first time. British music industry trade body the BPI has intensified its pursuit of illegal file-sharers ...

  12. BPI Hunts Down More Illegal Filesharers

    July 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Organization pursues Internet service providers. British music industry trade body the BPI has intensified its pursuit of illegal file-sharers by targeting Internet service providers for the first time. The labels organization says it has written ...

  13. Billboard Bows Euro Digital Tracks Chart

    October 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Debuts in issue dated October 22. The first Billboard chart tracking the hottest music downloads from around the world debuts in the issue dated October 22. The new Euro Digital Tracks chart, Billboard's first benefit from Nielsen Music' ...

  14. Dutch Retailer Beats Apple to Local Download Market

    August 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Dutch music retail chain Free Record Shop (FRS) beat Apple Computer Inc. to the local market with the Tuesday launch of a new download service in Europe's latest battleground for digital song services Dutch music retail chain Free Record Shop ...

  15. Dutch Retailer Beats Apple to Local Download Market

    August 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Dutch music retail chain Free Record Shop (FRS) beat Apple Computer Inc. to the local market with the Tuesday launch of a new download service in Europe's latest battleground for digital song services Dutch music retail chain Free Record Shop ...

  16. Euro Biz Seeks Easier Digital Licensing, Collection

    June 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Retailers, digital media companies and consumer electronics manufacturers are urging the European Commission to cut the bureaucracy on collective rights management in Europe's emerging digital media m Retailers, digital media companies and co ...

  17. 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 ...

  18. 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 ...

  19. Oxfam Launches Charity Download Site

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT U.K.-based Oxfam is launching what is billed as the world's first charity download site. The service, at www.bignoisemusic.com, will go live this Wednesday with 300,000 titles licensed from major and U.K.-based Oxfam is launching what is bill ...

  20. Oxfam Launches Charity Download Site

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT U.K.-based Oxfam is launching what is billed as the world's first charity download site. The service, at www.bignoisemusic.com, will go live this Wednesday with 300,000 titles licensed from major and U.K.-based Oxfam is launching what is bill ...

  21. OD2 Cuts Download Price To Foil Napster U.K. Launch

    May 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT European digital-music service provider OD2 is offering free downloads in response to Napster's entry into the U.K. market. European digital-music service provider OD2 is offering free downloads in response to Napster's entry into the U. ...

  22. OD2 Cuts Download Price To Foil Napster U.K. Launch

    May 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT European digital-music service provider OD2 is offering free downloads in response to Napster's entry into the U.K. market. European digital-music service provider OD2 is offering free downloads in response to Napster's entry into the U. ...

  23. 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 ...

  24. 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 ...

  25. OD2 France Adds Sony To Its Major Offering

    March 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST OD2 France has inked a distribution deal with the French affiliate of Sony, paving the way for the digital wholesaler to offer content in that market from all five of the majors through its partner si OD2 France has inked a distribution deal with ...

  26. OD2 France Adds Sony To Its Major Offering

    March 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST OD2 France has inked a distribution deal with the French affiliate of Sony, paving the way for the digital wholesaler to offer content in that market from all five of the majors through its partner si OD2 France has inked a distribution deal with ...

  27. Gabriel Bows Digital-Music Initiative

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Peter Gabriel is inviting his fellow artists to join a new initiative, the Magnificent Union of Digitally Downloading Artists (MUDDA). Gabriel wants artists to use the Internet in a creative way, as w Peter Gabriel is inviting his fellow artists t ...