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Facebook-UMG ink “unprecedented” deal allowing all users to use licensed music in their Facebook, Instagram videos
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Facebook-UMG ink “unprecedented” deal allowing all users to use licensed music in their Facebook, Instagram videos

This is a big deal as it is likely to influence the direction of Facebook as a platform in addition to how users interact with the platform.

YouTube may introduce a paid music streaming service called Remix to compete with Spotify and Apple Music
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YouTube may introduce a paid music streaming service called Remix to compete with Spotify and Apple Music

The YouTube service, internally referred to as Remix, will compete with similar offerings from Spotify, Apple Music and Google Play Music.

Spotify edging towards new royalty deal with Warner Music; may clinch the deal by September
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Spotify edging towards new royalty deal with Warner Music; may clinch the deal by September

Music streaming company Spotify is close to agreeing to a new licensing pact with Warner Music Inc, the last big music royalty deal it needs before pushing ahead with a US stock market listing, four sources familiar with the situation said.

Music labels shift to flexible pricing, release cut-rate music streaming service
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Music labels shift to flexible pricing, release cut-rate music streaming service

Two major record labels are rolling out a low-priced music streaming service in the United Kingdom, a rare foray by record companies directly into the field and another sign the industry is finally moving towards more flexible pricing.

Google inks music service deals with Sony, Universal - report
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Google inks music service deals with Sony, Universal - report

Google Inc has signed licensing deals with Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment to launch a subscription music service...

EU sees Google solution after summer: Almunia
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EU sees Google solution after summer: Almunia

European Union regulators hope to resolve a two-year investigation into U.S. internet company Google after the summer...

EU seeks more Google concessions in antitrust case
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EU seeks more Google concessions in antitrust case

The European Union's antitrust chief warned Google it could face charges of breaching EU rules and a fine unless it did more to ease concerns...

RIM could start BBM music as early as next week
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RIM could start BBM music as early as next week

Research in Motion has seen its fair share of problems over the last few years. This is due to the drop in sales of their BlackBerry handsets with Apple and

LulzSec Sets Sail Again Under the AntiSec Flag
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LulzSec Sets Sail Again Under the AntiSec Flag

When hacker group LulzSec docked their ship, few of us actually expected them to stay there. This expectation adhered to be true and they are now back.

Sony Music Added to Apple's Cloud Music Service
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Sony Music Added to Apple's Cloud Music Service

After Warner Music Group and EMI, Apple reportedly signs Sony Music to their service.

MySpace to Launch Video Filtering System
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MySpace to Launch Video Filtering System

The popular online hangout MySpace said Monday it will experiment with a video-filtering system designed to block clips containing copyright materials.

Music Industry Group Fires Back at Apple
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Music Industry Group Fires Back at Apple

Music industry suggests that Apple open up its anti-piracy technology, Fairplay, to rivals.

Verizon Wireless to Feature YouTube Videos
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Verizon Wireless to Feature YouTube Videos

YouTube videos will be viewable on cell phones for the first time under a deal with Verizon Wireless, which will also allow users to upload videos shot with their camera phones.

UMG Sues Video Sharing Sites
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UMG Sues Video Sharing Sites

Universal Music Group (UMG) has sued two online video sharing sites

YouTube Signs Partnership With Warner Music
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YouTube Signs Partnership With Warner Music

Music videos from artists like Madonna, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Sean Paul will be legally available for the first time on YouTube.

New ipod U2 Edition Packs In
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New ipod U2 Edition Packs In

Apple has launched a special edition of the iPod for die hard U2 fans, in a partnership with U2 and Universal Music Group (UMG). The fifth generation ...