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The Queen puts the RT in royalty with first tweet

Elizabeth II has sent her first tweet -- or has she? It's a right royal mystery...

By October 24, 2014

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Microsoft hits Samsung with Android patent-royalty suit

Microsoft files a contract dispute suit against Samsung over Android patent-licensing royalties.

By August 1, 2014

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Beats hit with royalties suit over first model headphones

With the possibility of making billions in the rumored Apple-Beats deal, the high-end headphones company gets slapped with lawsuits.

By May 20, 2014

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Spotify: We've paid out $1 billion in royalties since launch

Spotify introduces a Web site aimed at explaining its operations to artists and other music professionals.

By December 3, 2013

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Music labels sue SiriusXM over unpaid royalties on oldies

The lawsuit accuses the satellite radio company of not paying royalties for music it plays that was recorded before 1972 when federal protections kicked in.

By September 11, 2013

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Pandora to musicians: Dive on into our audience data

Pandora's free AMP service pulls back the curtain on data culled from tens of billions of hours of listening to help musicians market themselves smarter.

By October 22, 2014

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Correction: Pandora's music royalty costs

An earlier version of this story misstated Pandora's royalty costs. The company pays about two-thirds of its revenue to music royalties.

By July 31, 2013

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Correction: Streaming-music royalty rates

This story originally misstated the amounts said to be paid to the indie music labels. Apple reportedly will pay out 0.13 cent in the first year each time a song is played and 0.14 cent in the second year, while Pandora reportedly pays out 0.12 cent. That is, payments per song play are in the hundredths of a penny.

By June 27, 2013

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Pandora calls artist royalties flap an orchestrated 'lie'

Co-founder Tim Westergren charges the RIAA with running a "misinformation campaign" and denies lobbying for an 85 percent reduction in artist royalties.

By June 26, 2013

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Ahead of earnings, Google's rivalry with Amazon heats up

The two companies have collided on everything from drones to acquisitions to search. And the competition between the tech titans isn't slowing down.

By October 15, 2014