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Uber ruling could sound 'death knell' for taxis say angry cabbies

Representatives of the London taxi industry say authorities are "kowtowing to Uber's money" as the e-hailing app heads for a legal showdown in the UK.

By May 30, 2014


BBC Connected Red Button comes to Samsung and Sony TVs

The BBC has brought its Connected Red Button service to a range of Sony and Samsung smart TVs, with LG tellies to follow soon.

By January 13, 2014


Sirius XM must raise prices to pay music royalties

The Copyright Royalty Board has raised music royalty fees and the satellite radio provider will pass those costs on to customers starting next month.

By June 25, 2009


Why Web radio faces another crisis

A deal with the recording industry that was supposed to enable popular services like Pandora to survive never got signed. Did Webcasters fumble a golden opportunity?

By February 23, 2009


Would Apple really shutter iTunes? Unlikely

A report in Fortune magazine says the company has threatened to shut down iTunes. Well, it sort of said that--over a year ago.

By September 30, 2008


Royalty rate doesn't change for Apple, music retailers

Copyright Royalty Board freezes rate that download stores such as Apple's iTunes must pay music publishers at 9 cents a song. Labels had been seeking 15 cents a song.

By October 2, 2008


Don't kid yourself -- the RIAA doesn't care about the artists

Even though the RIAA tries to tell you it cares about artists, Don Reisinger thinks it couldn't care less.

By February 6, 2008


It's the acronym from hell contest

I've come across a lot of abbreviations and acronyms in this industry, but the NVMHCIWG takes the cake.

By December 3, 2007


FAQ: Net radio's mixed signals

This Sunday, Webcasters are expected to hand over higher royalty fees to the recording industry. What does that mean for their devotees?

By July 13, 2007


Net radio talks may prevent doomsday

Some Webcasters say they're encouraged by recent offers by the record industry group charged with collecting higher fees, but nothing's set in stone yet.

By July 13, 2007