Illegal Downloading

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Name: Illegal Downloading
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Spotify streaming music service launches in Canada

Spotify streaming music service, based in Sweden, has launched in Canada. (Jonathan Alcorn/Reuters)Online streaming music service Spotify is now available in Canada, five years after the Swedish company announced plans to expand.Though many other companies now ... [Published Northern Ontario Business - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

It's phones for internet and tv as laptops increasingly shunned

IRISH people are gradually replacing laptops and tablets with phones for internet use, social media and watching television. IRISH people are gradually replacing laptops and tablets with phones for internet use, social media and watching television. New ... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Hoyts hails new release regime

(The Australian - ABIX via COMTEX News Network) -- Cinema owner Hoyts Group supports a new release pattern for films. Village Roadshow said that all major films will be distributed at a similar time to the US release. Hoyts CEO Damian Keogh said that ... [Published PredictWallStreet - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Why Does Japan Still Love CDs So Much?

Photo viaJapan is a symbol of the future. Their cities look like scenes from Blade Runner , they pretty much invented reality TV and their populus get the new version of every gadget and gizmo months before poor sods in this country do. Even their pop ... [Published Vice UK - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

Apple is working on a new digital music format, U2’s Bono says

Apple is working with U2 to develop a new music format that is designed to tackle piracy by making digital downloads of albums and songs a more attractive proposition, according to TIME magazine.U2 frontman Bono told TIME that he was optimistic the new ... [Published The Next Web - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

'Z Nation' Premiere Ratings High For Syfy Despite Piracy Controversy; NBC Comments On Illegal Downloading

Ratings were high for the series premiere of "Z Nation" on Syfy.  SyfyZombies are apparently more powerful than pirates, internet pirates that is. Syfy’s new zombie series, “Z Nation” made news over the weekend when its premiere episode surprisingly ... [Published International Business Times - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Simmons declares ‘rock is finally dead’

Courtesy PhotoOnce again, the ex-bassist and leader of KISS, Gene Simmons, is making a lot of noise with his over-the-top controversial comments. In an interview with Esquire, Simmons said, “rock is finally dead.”But Simmons does not stop with this already ... [Published The Student Printz - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Universal Music Ireland profits surge

Friday, September 12 10:51:04Universal Music Ireland saw its pre-tax profits surge from just E191,716 in 2012 to E1.82m last year thanks to the acquisition of a unit of EMI, accounts just filed show.Universal's revenues climbed to E11.9m in 2013 on the ... [Published Ireland Business World - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Is illegal downloading really on a par with terrorism?

Choice released a report this week explaining what everyone in this country already knew, that we pay too much for television. According to Choice , Australian audiences will pay up to 3.76 times more than the cheapest available price in the US market ... [Published Crikey Media - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 3 reports

ISPs ban together to fight Pirate Bay (The West Australian)

The country's largest internet providers have put their rivalries to one side, announcing a joint initiative to pull advertising from internet sites that promote or facilitate online copyright infringement.Through lobby group the Communications Alliance, ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

The Dutch film industry wants action on illegal downloading

People who download films from illegal sources should be warned by letter or email they are breaking the law, according to the Dutch film industry. ‘Consumers need to be educated. They need to understand it is not allowed,’ René van Turnhout, head of ... [Published Expatica Netherlands - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Boot up: album sales crash, tablet forecasts down, Google blocks privacy app | Technology

The Palm Pre smartphone in 2009, running web OS – now used in LG’s smart TV. Photograph: Ethan Miller/ A set of 8 links for you, as picked by the Technology teamThe music industry has struggled in recent years as consumers have shifted from physical CDs ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 01 2014]

Quotes

"Peter is still locked up at Västerviksanstalten. The abuses are great there as well as at other institutions, and transparency is minimal. Few inmates have the opportunity to make their voices heard in the public domain" he writes in his most recent post, which has been translated from Swedish
"If a higher share of the complementary income flows to creators than to rights-controlling intermediaries such as the studios, then the parties controlling the rights will ignore these effects and seek greater enforcement even when that reduces the incentives to create."
"External risks for the company include the economic downturn and its impact on the Irish music market and challenges to the market from factors such as piracy and illegal downloading" the company's annual report said
"Alone we weren't much, but together we formed a diamond," added Densmore. "Ray had a classical music sense and brought that to the keyboards. I had some jazz ability. Robby Krieger had this underground folk thing going. And Jim had those incredible words. Sometimes we had to just stop playing and listen to what he was saying. It's that way in some of the music that we recorded."

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Spotify streaming music service launches in Canada [Published Northern Ontario Business - Sep 30 2014]
Streaming giant Spotify arrives in Canada [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 30 2014]
It's phones for internet and tv as laptops incr... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 29 2014]
The unrepentant bootlegger [Published Livemint.com - Sep 28 2014]
New Thom Yorke album first ‘paygate’ album on B... [Published Silicon Republic - Sep 26 2014]
Hoyts hails new release regime [Published PredictWallStreet - Sep 26 2014]
Barbra Streisand No. 1 Beats Iggy Azalea, Arian... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 25 2014]
Why Does Japan Still Love CDs So Much? [Published Vice UK - Sep 25 2014]
MUSIC NOTES: Is 'free' the new price for new mu... [Published Niagara Gazette - Sep 23 2014]
Roadshow slams piracy doubts [Published The Australian - Sep 21 2014]
New anti-piracy initiative launched in the UK t... [Published Lexology - Sep 19 2014]
Free Peter Sunde: Pirate Bay Founder's Hollywoo... [Published International Business Times UK - Sep 18 2014]
Apple is working on a new digital music format,... [Published The Next Web - Sep 18 2014]
Apple is working on a new digital music format,... [Published The Next Web - Sep 18 2014]
Who Buys Music Anymore? A Statistical Inquiry [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Sep 17 2014]
'Z Nation' Premiere Ratings High For Syfy Despi... [Published International Business Times - Sep 17 2014]
Farm takeovers will not help workers [Published The Australian - Sep 17 2014]
Lovemovies.ie discusses Challenges Facing Irish... [Published Ireland Film and Television Net News - Sep 15 2014]
The End of Textbooks [Published Simon Fraser University The Peak - Sep 15 2014]
Simmons declares ‘rock is finally dead’ [Published The Student Printz - Sep 15 2014]
Consumers will pay more in piracy crackdown: Ec... [Published ZDNet - Sep 15 2014]
Established your current stove to 500 degrees. [Published Kidspot Australia - Sep 15 2014]
UFC Announces Settlement of Piracy Lawsuit [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 12 2014]
Universal Music Ireland profits surge [Published Ireland Business World - Sep 12 2014]
"The Doors: Unhinged" [Published Webster-Kirkwood Times - Sep 12 2014]
Is illegal downloading really on a par with ter... [Published Crikey Media - Sep 12 2014]
Profits boost for Universal Music Ireland [Published Irish Examiner - Sep 12 2014]
376% More for the Same Digital Content [Published C+T Magazine - Sep 10 2014]
The Modern Morals of Intellectual Theft [Published Georgetown University Hoya - Sep 10 2014]
Final credits roll for Smith St video shop [Published Northern Territory News - Sep 10 2014]
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Barbra Streisand No. 1 Beats Iggy Azalea, Arian... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 25 2014]
AFP/Getty Images Barbra Streisand has made history with her latest chart-topping album of duets, Partners. The singer has become the only artist to gain a No. 1 record in each of the last six decades, according to Billboard , an impressive accomplishment ...
Apple is working on a new digital music format,... [Published The Next Web - Sep 18 2014]
Apple is working with U2 to develop a new music format that is designed to tackle piracy by making digital downloads of albums and songs a more attractive proposition, according to TIME magazine. U2 frontman Bono told TIME that he was optimistic the ...
Who Buys Music Anymore? A Statistical Inquiry [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Sep 17 2014]
What the music consumer looks like today versus 10 years ago. Jenny Chang/BuzzFeed On the week ending Aug. 25, Billboard reported that the United States had gone through the worst sales week for music since at least 1991, when Nielsen's SoundScan ...
UFC Announces Settlement of Piracy Lawsuit [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 12 2014]
Zuffa, LLC, d/b/a Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®) today announced the resolution and settlement of its lawsuit against Steven Messina filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York by Zuffa, LLC’s anti-piracy counsel, ...
BitTorrent’s bold new proposition: A paywall an... [Published Financial Post | Business » FP Tech Desk - Jul 14 2014]
LOS ANGELES – This might be the latest twist on crowdfunding – or the Web equivalent of seeking a ransom. BitTorrent, a purveyor of file-sharing technology that is widely used to gain free access to music and films, has come up with a bold proposition ...
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