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Apple to bow to pressure and 'launch iRadio music streaming service'...going against the wishes of late founder Steve Jobs
Speculation is growing that Apple will use their annual Worldwide Developers Conference this month to launch a new music streaming service to take on the likes ... radio giant Pandora pays major music publishers.' The Wall Street Journal believes that ... read more
Fox News’ Roger Ailes Scandal ‘Eerily Similar’ to New Corp.’s Phone-Hacking Scandal of a Few Years Ago
Writing in The New York Times, Jim Rutenberg notes that both situations were marked by “settlements for alleged inappropriate behavior that continued unabated,” “a proudly pirate-like office culture that somehow seemed just fine — until suddenly it ... read more
Is the age of the press baron over?
Democracy needs a strong media, but the leak of News Corp's financial statements last week reveal the age of the press ... transform itself into a standalone enterprise. The problem is, news gathering is hugely expensive. And no one wants to pay, let ... read more
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Pope Francis and lying to save life
Here is some information you might want to be aware of involving Pope Francis. Before we get to the Pope Francis ... Church contained a definition of lying that seemed to endorse a proposal made some decades ago that restricted what counts as a lie to ... read more
'We hear you Taylor': Apple changes its tune and bows down to Swift's demands to pay artists during its free music trial
Instead, her music is available on Jay Z's pay-for subscription service ... else Apple has done. 'I hope that soon I can join them in the progression towards a streaming model that seems fair to those who create this music. I think this could be the ... read more
Stories for July 2011
“Today and tomorrow are the best chance we see for rain in the next seven to 10 days,” Sellers, with the National Weather Service office in Tulsa, Okla., said Friday. “After that, the ridge resets over the middle part of the nation. We could easily ... read more
They Don't Get It: We Win Even If Obama Loses in November
* He didn't know Bin Laden led rebels in Afganistan and received help from the U.S. to fight the Soviets. * He had never heard of Whitewater. This is a pretty smart person working at a good job. My own son is 26 and never learned any recent history in ... read more
True Corporation Public Company Limited
Agreement to Operate Agreement to Operate and Provide Services under the Digital PCN 1800 System between CAT Telecom (Communication Authority of Thailand, at that time) and TrueMove (Wireless Communication Service, at that time) dated June 20, 1996. read more
The Trouble with the Copyright Debate
It is commonly claimed that digital piracy causes huge revenue losses: $3.5 billion a year to the film industry, over $4 billion to the music industry ... impact of legal video streaming through Netflix and video-on-demand services. They certainly don ... read more
Should we punish or preach to pirates?
iiNet's loss in the Federal Court could see a lot of Australian pirates sued ... As the iiNet case has evolved, we've seen the birth of a number of legitimate streaming video services that offer an alternative to piracy. Netflix launched earlier this ... read more