Beastie Boys

Type: Music Band
Name: Beastie Boys
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

‘Nixland—My Wild Ride in the Inner ...

"…I’m charming, I’m dashing, I’m rental car bashingI’m phony paper passing at Nix Check Cashing.”-from “High Plains Drifter,” by the Beastie Boys, 1989.Once upon a time in the 1980s, a significant number of businesses fled the core of South Central ... [Published Our Weekly - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Mad Men's Sexiest Women

As the first half of the seventh and final season of Mad Men begins its run on Sky Atlantic this week, we've put together the definitive list of the hottest women ever to grace the show.Last year saw Megan's acting success on a daytime soap open up Don's ... [Published Esquire UK - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Goldieblox vs. the Beastie Boys: A Parable on Permissions (Feature)

Above: Press photo of Beastie Boys. Photographer unknownNow that the Beastie Boys have gone on the offensive for the unlicensed and unauthorized use of their song “Girls”, written by Adam Horovitz and Rick Rubin, as used in the Goldieblox viral video ... [Published Pop Matters - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

See What Paris Hilton Wore To Coachella!

Paris Hilton was at the annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival Friday looking stunning on a flowery long dress.ABOUT THE FESTIVALThe festival's origins trace back to a 1993 concert that Pearl Jam performed at the Empire Polo Club while boycotting ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Settlements in 2nd Circuit’s transformative use case, dispute between Beastie Boys and Goldieblox

Two high-profile infringement cases settled last month, resolving disputes between a toy company and a rap group as well as ending litigation over an artist’s use of a photographer’s images.The first case began with a viral online video. A toy company ... [Published Lexology - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Debbie Sterling: GoldieBlox Founder

Photo Credit: David CortesSpecial OfferDebbie Sterling found her calling in 2011, over brunch, when a former Stanford classmate unleashed a jeremiad about gender imbalances in engineering classes. The woman had played with her brothers Lincoln Logs and ... [Published Marie Claire - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 4 reports

GoldieBlox Is Back, With An Ad That Shows The Difference Between Being A Princess And Being An Engineer

The last time girl-focused toy brand GoldieBlox came out with a creative ad idea , it went viral...and then it went legal. The legal mess around its adaptation of the classic Beastie Boys song "Girls," even if its quick replacement still won a Super Bowl ... [Published Fast Company - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 3 reports

Iconic album covers merged with their real locations in Google maps

The Guardian has a nice collection[1] of album covers embedded in Google Streetview images. I'm surprised they didn't make Bowie's The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, but Beatles, Led Zeppelin, and Beastie Boys will do it for ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 2 reports

Classic Album Covers Mashed Up With Google Street View Scenes

(What’s the Story) Morning Glory? by Oasis, shot on Berwick Street in London’s SohoThe Guardian ’s third and latest instalment in its ‘Cities’ series of mash-ups juxtaposing the old and new is a fun project that mashes classic album covers with Google ... [Published TAXI - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 7 reports

Beastie Boys, toy startup settle over use of 1980s hit song for parody video

Toymaker GoldieBlox reportedly settled its lawsuit with hiphop band the Beastie Boys. The toy startup, which gained notoriety for its advertising video featuring its games that exposes little girls to engineering, allegedly used the music group's 1980s ... [Published Lawyer Herald - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 2 reports

Key Fair Use Case Settles, Rather Than Continue (And, No, It's Not The Beastie Boys)

from the settlement-day dept Yesterday was apparently "settlement day" for high profile copyright cases. Lots of attention was paid to Google and Viacom finally settling the ridiculous seven year battle in which Viacom tried to fight the future and reinterpret ... [Published Techdirt - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 11 reports

Beastie Boys settle lawsuit with GoldieBlox over song parody

0 commentsThe Beastie Boys (Studio Portrait)Yet another reason to love the Beastie Boys: Those guys know how to settle a lawsuit.The band settled for an undisclosed amount with GoldieBlox over the toy company’s video ad that featured a parody of their ... [Published St. Louis Jewish Light - Mar 19 2014]

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"…I’m charming, I’m dashing, I’m rental car"
...from selling illegal copies of Acid Rap—when MTC released a CD version of the mixtape this summer a version of it also appeared for sale on iTunes. "It went back on iTunes and we got it down as soon as we saw it" Corcoran says
...The woman had played with her brothers Lincoln Logs and Legos but why werent there any great construction toys for girls, she asked. "The moment she said that, it lit a fire in me" Sterling, 31, recalls. "I became obsessed with the idea."
"We expect Duane Reade to pay for its willful misuse of Katherine Heigl's name and likeness" Peter Haviland, trial counsel for the star, said in a press release

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From the Speakers - Special edition [Published Daily Xtra - Apr 12 2014]
Debbie Sterling: GoldieBlox Founder [Published Marie Claire - Apr 11 2014]
Katherine Heigl sues Duane Reade over a tweet [Published Inside Counsel - Apr 11 2014]
Ron Morelli on L.I.E.S. and Greg Beato: "Expect... [Published Miami New Times - Apr 11 2014]
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This project has rescued more than 800 endanger... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Apr 07 2014]
The Chick Bolstering Project sounds like a GoldieBlox-style girl-empowerment trip, but it actually rescues endangered baby penguins — no Beastie Boys lawsuit necessary! The project is a partnership with the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation ...
8.2 Earthquake off the Coast of Chile [Published Balloon Juice - Apr 02 2014]
And I know that is big because the Beastie Boys never went over a 6.7 on the Richter Scale and Fukishima was a 7.1. Anyone following this and have any good sites for info? What is the tsunami risk? How long from the earthquake until the waves hit the ...
2Pac, Elvis, Marilyn and Kurt Cobain Are Alive ... [Published TIME.com - Mar 25 2014]
What do Tupac Shakur, Marilyn Monroe, Bruce Lee, Kurt Cobain, John Lennon and Elvis Presley have in common? They all love fruit-flavored beer, apparently. A new advertisement from Dutch brewer Bavaria Radler tells the tall tale that everyone’s favorite ...
Michael Gove professes to enjoy chap-hop – how ... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 25 2014]
It's Gove's favourite genre, and he's apparently attempted gentleman rapping himself. Has he listened to what's being said? My name is Mr B the Gentleman Rhymer . I am a performer of, and I would humbly suggest the inventor of, chap-hop . Yesterday ...
2 Accused of Pirating 1 Million Android Apps Pl... [Published Mashable! - Mar 24 2014]
The two leaders of a piracy group that offered an alternative market for counterfeit Android apps have pleaded guilty to copyright infringement charges, according to a prosecutors' press release . The two men are the first to be convicted ...
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