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  1. Latin Notas

    September 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Syndicated TV music show "The Roof" has found a new outlet online. As of Sept. 12, the show is streamed on musica.yahoo.com, thanks to a partnership between Yahoo Musica and Perfect Image, which produ Syndicated TV music show "The R ...

  2. Record Labels Sue Baidu

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The four largest record companies have sued Baidu.com Inc. for copyright infringement, alleging the Chinese Internet search engine has been illegally providing links to free digital music downloads, a NEW YORK (Reuters) -- The four largest record ...

  3. AOL Boosts Podcast Support

    September 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT America Online has upgraded its podcasting support with the introduction of two new features. The first, Podcasting 101, is a step-by-step instruction guide to introduce podcasting to newcomers. The s America Online has upgraded its podcasting sup ...

  4. Legal Matters

    September 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The game of cat and mouse between copyright holders and Kazaa is not over yet. While the Federal Court of Australia issued a judgment Sept. 5 against those directly involved with operating the peer-to The game of cat and mouse between copyright ho ...

  5. Clear Channel Adds Artist Showcase Series

    September 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT James Blunt, Antigone Rising among first acts. James Blunt, the Low Millions, Antigone Rising and other emerging artists are getting an online shot from radio's largest company. In the latest chapter of its evolving Web strategy under former ...

  6. Rights Group: Yahoo Helped China Jail Journalist

    September 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A French media watchdog said Sept. 6 that information provided by Internet powerhouse Yahoo helped Chinese authorities convict and jail a journalist who had written an e-mail about press restrictions. BEIJING (AP) -- A French media watchdog said S ...

  7. News Corp. Buys IGN Ent.

    September 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. on Sept. 8 made another step toward becoming an Internet powerhouse, unveiling an agreement to acquire online community and entertainment firm IGN Entertainment for about $ NEW YORK (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Rupe ...

  8. Intermix Sued Over MySpace Deal

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A shareholder of Intermix Media has sued the company, claiming that it agreed to sell itself too cheaply to News Corp. (The Hollywood Reporter) -- A shareholder of Intermix Media has sued the company, claiming that it agreed to sell itself too che ...

  9. Ticketmaster CEO To Exit

    August 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Plans to join a start-up. Ticketmaster CEO John Pleasants will exit that post to pursue an entrepreneurial opportunity outside the company. A specific departure date is expected later this month. "I am going to a well funded start-up in a lar ...

  10. Yahoo! Partners For Rolling Stones Tour

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT new dates to be revealed. The Rolling Stones will be revealing 15 new dates for their A Bigger Bang world tour through a special deal with Yahoo! tomorrow (Aug. 24). Fans who go to yahoo.com beginning at 9 a.m. EST will be the first to find out ...

  11. Loudeye Boosts Nordic Presence With MSN Music

    August 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Loudeye Corp., the Seattle-based international digital-music service provider, has extended its business in Europe with the Nordic operations of Microsoft Corp.'s MSN Music service. Loudeye Corp., the Seattle-based international digital-music ...

  12. Loudeye Boosts Nordic Presence With MSN Music

    August 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Loudeye Corp., the Seattle-based international digital-music service provider, has extended its business in Europe with the Nordic operations of Microsoft Corp.'s MSN Music service. Loudeye Corp., the Seattle-based international digital-music ...

  13. Spanish Police Shut Down Pirated Movie Sites

    August 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A Web site that let users exchange pirated movies has been shut down and its four creators have been arrested, Spanish police said Aug. 11. (AP) -- A Web site that let users exchange pirated movies has been shut down and its four creators have bee ...

  14. Google Postpones Scanning Of Copyrighted Books

    August 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Stung by a publishing industry backlash, Google has halted its efforts to scan copyrighted books from some of the nation's largest university libraries so the material can be indexed in its leading In SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Stung by a publishi ...

  15. MSN Music Poised To Boost Indies Download Rate

    July 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT MSN Music has pledged to "level the playing field" for indies when it comes to paying the labels for digital downloads. That was the good news that American Assn. of Independent Music acting president MSN Music has pledged to "level ...

  16. MSN Music Poised To Boost Indies Download Rate

    July 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT MSN Music has pledged to "level the playing field" for indies when it comes to paying the labels for digital downloads. That was the good news that American Assn. of Independent Music acting president MSN Music has pledged to "level ...

  17. News Corp Buys MySpace.com Owner For $580 Million

    July 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Deal part of company's new internet biz unit. News Corp., the media conglomerate controlled by Rupert Murdoch, is buying the online company Intermix Media Inc., owner of the social networking site MySpace.com, for $580 million in cash. The de ...

  18. Yahoo! To Promote Clear Channel Tours

    July 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay, Green Day among 40 artists included. Clear Channel Music Group has entered into a marketing agreement with Yahoo! Music to promote 150 of its concerts this summer. Concert information for 40 artists such as Coldplay, Dave Matthews Band, ...

  19. Backstreet Boys Offering Free Tour Tickets

    June 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Two-for-one available on AOL site. Two-for-one available on AOL site. News ...

  20. Backstreet Boys Offering Free Tour Tickets

    June 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Two-for-one available on AOL site. Clear Channel Music Group is teaming with the Backstreet Boys and AOL Music to offer two-for-one tickets for the group's upcoming summer amphitheater tour. Beginning June 10, fans who visit aolcityguide.com ...

  21. MusicNet To Power Store For Portables

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT WiFi-connected devices due on market this year. MusicNet will power a new digital music service from MusicGremlin, a New York-based developer of direct-to-device wireless music technology. Under terms of the agreement, MusicNet will support and pr ...

  22. Yahoo!, Pepsi Revive TV Show For Online

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Future segments to include Kanye West, Gwen Stefani. Yahoo! is bringing back a revamped version of former TV show "Pepsi Smash" to its Yahoo! Music service to provide subscribers with on-demand video segments of band performances, interv ...

  23. Clear Channel To Offer Morning Show Podcasts

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Phone pranks from N.Y. radio station will test concept. Clear Channel Radio is repurposing content from station morning shows and making it available via podcasting. Radio’s largest station owner plans to test the concept Monday (June 6) at mainst ...

  24. RIAA Targets More Students

    May 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT For the second time, the Recording Industry Assn. of America has targeted college students in a series of copyright infringement lawsuits. WASHINGTON, D.C. -- For the second time, the Recording Industry Assn. of America has targeted college studen ...

  25. BMI To Introduce Podcasts

    May 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT BMI has become the latest music industry resource to embrace podcasting. The rights licensing agency is launching a series of podcasts called "See It Hear First," which will feature new music by repre BMI has become the latest music indu ...

  26. AOL, Anchor Bay Partner For Webisode DVD

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT episodes planned for release. America Online is partnering with Anchor Bay Entertainment to distribute its original animated Webisode series "Princess Natasha" on DVD. A total of 20 episodes of the series, which was developed for AOL& ...

  27. AOL, Anchor Bay Partner For Webisode DVD

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT episodes planned for release. America Online is partnering with Anchor Bay Entertainment to distribute its original animated Webisode series "Princess Natasha" on DVD. A total of 20 episodes of the series, which was developed for AOL& ...

  28. Hemming Pressed To Testify In Sharman Trial

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Nikki Hemming, CEO of Sydney-based Sharman Networks, may yet have to testify in the record industry's case against owners of Kazaa over alleged copyright infringement. SYDNEY -- Nikki Hemming, CEO of Sydney-based Sharman Networks, may yet hav ...

  29. AOL Grabs Chevy Sponsorship

    May 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Deal centers on live music sessions. America Online has signed Chevrolet as the exclusive sponsor of its in-studio performance program, AOL Music Sessions. Under terms of the deal, announced today (May 2), Chevy will sponsor the AOL Music Sessions ...

  30. Hemming Pressed To Testify In Sharman Trial

    April 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Aussie labels up ante in Kazaa case. Aussie labels up ante in Kazaa case. News ...

  31. Hemming Pressed To Testify In Sharman Trial

    April 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Nikki Hemming, CEO of Sydney-based Sharman Networks, may yet have to testify in the Australian record industry's landmark case against Kazaa over alleged copyright infringement. Nikki Hemming, CEO of Sydney-based Sharman Networks, may yet hav ...

  32. Hemming Pressed To Testify In Sharman Trial

    April 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Aussie labels up ante in Kazaa case. Nikki Hemming, CEO of Sydney-based Sharman Networks, may yet have to testify in the Australian record industry's landmark case against Kazaa over alleged copyright infringement. The Australian labels were ...

  33. RIAA Lashes Out With More Lawsuits

    April 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Considers more against abusers of I2Hub. Considers more against abusers of I2Hub. News ...

  34. RIAA Lashes Out With More Lawsuits

    April 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Considers more against abusers of I2Hub. The RIAA has launched a new wave of copyright infringement lawsuits against 725 alleged illegal file sharers on behalf of the major record companies. The “John Doe” suits filed yesterday (April 27) cite the ...

  35. Infinity Offers First Podcasting Radio Station

    April 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Infinity Broadcasting is jumping on the podcasting bandwagon, with plans to offer podcasts submitted by their listeners on the air and via a new Internet radio station. Infinity Broadcasting is jumping on the podcasting bandwagon, with plans to of ...

  36. MySpace Debuts Nine Inch Nails Set

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Interscope release due May 3. Online portal MySpace.com began exclusively streaming the new Nine Inch Nails album, "[With_Teeth]" at 12:01 a.m. today (April 26), one week before the Interscope release's May 3 street date. The album ...

  37. MySpace Debuts Nine Inch Nails Set

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Interscope release due May 3. Online portal MySpace.com began exclusively streaming the new Nine Inch Nails album, "[With_Teeth]" at 12:01 a.m. today (April 26), one week before the Interscope release's May 3 street date. The album ...

  38. RIAA Launching Suits Vs. College Students

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT students accused of using i2hub for trading. 405 students accused of using i2hub for trading. News ...

  39. RIAA Launching Suits Vs. College Students

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT students accused of using i2hub for trading. The RIAA has decided to sue college students who use the high-speed university network known as Internet2 to get their music for free. The trade group announced today (April 12) that it will file co ...

  40. This Week's Top Stories

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <UL> <LI>China Caught In Web Of Games</LI> <LI>Behind the Deal: Labels Argue Legal Relationships Behind Kazaa</LI> <LI>FTC Won't Enter LPM Debate</LI> <LI>Case Summary: Pre-1972 Sound Recordings ...

  41. Steve Case Starts Revolution

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Former AOL Time Warner chairman Steve Case has announced his latest venture: a new investment fund dubbed Revolution that has acquired Wisdom Media Group's television/radio network, which is devoted t (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Former AOL Ti ...

  42. Behind the Deal: Labels Argue Legal Relationships Behind Kazaa

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT For the first time anywhere in the world, a lawsuit filed by record labels against tech companies over unauthorized peer-to-peer file sharing has proceeded through trial. For the first time anywhere in the world, a lawsuit filed by record labels a ...

  43. Ticketmaster Buys Out Aussie Service

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Ticketmaster has agreed to buy out Australian entertainment and sports ticketing network Ticketmaster 7. The ticketing giant said April 6 it has reached an agreement to acquire the remaining 49.99% sh MELBOURNE -- Ticketmaster has agreed to buy ou ...

  44. Ticketmaster Buys Out Aussie Service

    April 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Ticketmaster has agreed to buy-out Australian entertainment and sport ticketing network Ticketmaster 7. It said yesterday (April 6) it has reached agreement to acquire the remaining 49.99% share in th Ticketmaster has agreed to buy out Australian ...

  45. Ticketmaster Buys Out Aussie Service

    April 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Ticketmaster has agreed to buy-out Australian entertainment and sport ticketing network Ticketmaster 7. It said yesterday (April 6) it has reached agreement to acquire the remaining 49.99% share in th Ticketmaster has agreed to buy out Australian ...

  46. Clear Channel Plans Web Performance Series

    March 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Rob Thomas, John Legend on board for 'Stripped.' Clear Channel Communications plans to make a big push into the Internet radio space next month with a new performance series that will be syndicated weekly to hundreds of its local-station ...

  47. Billboard, mForma Link For Mobile Service

    March 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Charts, entertainment to hit phones. Billboard is going mobile. Through an exclusive partnership with mobile entertainment publisher and distributor mForma, Billboard will make its charts, music news and access to music available to U.S. mobile us ...

  48. Oz Court Freezes Assets Of Key Kazaa Figures

    March 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST The record company applicants in the ongoing Kazaa lawsuit have temporarily blocked two key figures from selling or transferring their assets. SYDNEY -- The record company applicants in the ongoing Kazaa lawsuit have temporarily blocked two key fi ...

  49. Oz Court Freezes Assets Of Key Kazaa Figures

    March 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Australian record companies have temporarily blocked two key figures in the ongoing Kazaa legal case from selling or transferring their assets. Australian record companies have temporarily blocked two key figures in the ongoing Kazaa legal case fr ...

  50. Oz Court Freezes Assets Of Key Kazaa Figures

    March 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Copyright-infringement case nears conclusion. Australian record companies have temporarily blocked two key figures in the ongoing Kazaa legal case from selling or transferring their assets. The Federal Court in Sydney today (March 4) agreed to fre ...

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