A court ruling upholds the Internet radio service's motion that it's allowed to play all works covered by ASCAP without restriction.
A startup hip to the ways of the Web and a publishing rival from pre-Net days are trying to teach each other a lesson. It's a tussle involving research papers and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
The Department of Justice, which recently won an antitrust case against Apple, also says publishers could revert to their own tricks as soon as their limitations expire.
One big multichannel network on YouTube faces a suit from the National Music Publishers' Association, while the publishers' organization settles with another.
The National Music Publishers' Association sent DMCA take-down notices to the biggest Web sites seeming to profit from posting unlicensed lyrics.
Two years ago, digital comics rocketed to the front page when DC Entertainment rebooted and began publishing all its titles in digital as well as print. Now that most North American publishers have followed suit, they say digital has become a small but growing part of their business.
In testimony, Apple says it wanted to even the odds for publishers big and small with its e-book store.
Five of the major publishers are urging the Justice Department to rethink its proposed remedy that calls on Apple to change its e-book pricing plan.
The publishers will allow Google News to share snippets of their stories -- for now.