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Microsoft files a contract dispute suit against Samsung over Android patent-licensing royalties.
With the possibility of making billions in the rumored Apple-Beats deal, the high-end headphones company gets slapped with lawsuits.
Spotify introduces a Web site aimed at explaining its operations to artists and other music professionals.
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.
Samsung had wanted to put a lawsuit on smartphone patent royalties on hold until an arbitration proceeding could be held in Hong Kong.
An earlier version of this story misstated Pandora's royalty costs. The company pays about two-thirds of its revenue to music royalties.
Music's bedrock business will be selling access to streams, not ownership of tunes. So what does that mean for the artists you love? It should be music to their ears.
The New York startup and the industrial conglomerate want to get your attention with new connected-home products, adding smarts to light switches, doors and wall outlets.
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.