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Net radio negotiations hit snag over DRM

Large Webcasters and the music industry are butting heads over a compromise to heightened fees that would require Net radio operators to implement anti-streamripping technology.

By Jul. 18, 2007


Congress expected to move on copyright, Internet radio issues

Bill that would allow government to sue pirates has been watered down and Web radio stations may be close to cutting deal with music industry on royalty rates.

By Sep. 25, 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 Feb. 6, 2008


Soyuz blasts off with three bound for space station

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a Russian, an Italian, and an American is on the way to the International Space Station after a smooth launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

By Dec. 15, 2010


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 Oct. 2, 2008


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 Feb. 23, 2009


Soyuz spacecraft delivers trio to space station

After a two-day orbital chase, a Russian Soyuz spacecraft docks with the International Space Station, bringing three fresh crew members to the lab complex and boosting the staff back to six.

By Dec. 17, 2010


Net radio dealmakers to resume talks this week

New fees don't appear to have stopped many Webcasters from silencing their streams yet, but they're still counting on a formal compromise with the music industry.

By Jul. 16, 2007


Internet radio compromise on the way?

Music industry group that collects royalty payments has offered a compromise, but it's unclear whether it will go far enough to please disgruntled Webcasters.

By Jul. 2, 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 Jul. 13, 2007