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The most influential person in history, according to Wikipedia

The father of modern taxonomy beats Shakespeare, Jesus and Napoleon as the most influential person in history, according to Wikipedia PageRank figures.

By June 11, 2014


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 December 17, 2010


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 December 15, 2010


eBay developer conference: San Dimas desktop and APIs

Online-commerce giant releases faster APIs, shows off desktop application written with Adobe Systems' AIR.

By June 11, 2007


Music publishers: iTunes not paying fair share

Music publishers and songwriters want Apple and other Web retailers to pay performance fees for music samples and video downloads. What's right here?

By September 17, 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


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


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 September 25, 2008


NAB tries to block fee reduction for Web radio

Pandora founder Tim Westergren says traditional radio broadcasters are trying to kill legislation that could help reduce music royalty rates for Webcasters.

By September 26, 2008


Buzz Out Loud 654: We care about the artists

The RIAA and DiMA want to reduce artists royalties for digital downloads. But it's in their best interests. Really.

By February 5, 2008