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Musician sees irony in industry 'takedown' letter

Musician Dave Allen says he mistakenly posted an unauthorized music file to his blog but removed it after receiving a cease-and-desist letter from IFPI.

By May 8, 2008


Pirate Bay damages won't go to artists

What's happening with the money awarded to music labels over the Pirate Bay verdict? It's not going to the artists, TorrentFreak reported.

By July 29, 2012


Global music group isn't backing down on piracy

The RIAA's overseas equivalent releases a report outlining steps the industry should take to keep up the fight against piracy.

By January 24, 2012


Demonoid domains go up for sale

Is the final death knell tolling for Demonoid? After the fracas of the past fortnight, its domains have appeared for sale on domain marketplace Sedo.

By August 12, 2012


Maybe there's hope for the music industry yet

A pair of reports today showed that revenue is edging up -- and piracy is slipping.

By February 26, 2013


Domains seized from Demonoid BitTorrent site up for sale

The Ukraine-based file-sharing site -- once on the U.S. "Notorious Markets List" -- was taken offline earlier this month in a coordinated international effort.

By August 12, 2012


Labels pressure Global Gaming for Pirate Bay money

In a letter, trade group says that if Global Gaming acquires The Pirate Bay, it has asked Swedish authorities to order the company to pay the music industry instead of Pirate Bay founders.

By August 6, 2009


Yahoo China slammed again for piracy

International Federation of Phonographic Industries says the site, controlled by Alibaba.com, lost its appeal in a piracy lawsuit it filed against the company.

By December 21, 2007


Music industry wants cut of Pirate Bay sale

The pending sale of the file-sharing site has music industry types looking to collect the $3.6 million damages from a Swedish court case.

By July 16, 2009


Fully Equipped: How much would you pay for a digital album?

With reports that 95 percent of all digital-music downloads are unauthorized, free copies, David Carnoy asks the question: how much are people actually willing to pay to go the legal route for acquiring music?

By January 19, 2009