Posts Tagged: Google

Digital News From Our World (To Yours)

YouTube Launches Merch Store For Music, Merch and Tickst Sales   Google Wants Label Licenses. But Do They Deserve Them?   Google To Launch Online Music Store To Compete With iTunes and Amazon   Spotify Hits 250K Paying Subscribers in the U.S.

Digital News From Our World (To Yours)

Facebook Account Now Required For Spotify Signup, And Users Aren’t Happy Music Marketers FAQ – What’s most important as a promotional tool: Facebook, Twitter, or YouTube?   5 Key Features Missing From Facebook Music Music, Media Firms See Hope In Facebook   Comparing Streaming Video Services: Blockbuster, Netflix, Hulu, Amazon   Google Adds Multiple Sign-ins… Read more »

Viacom vs. YouTube

Viacom vs. You Tube is one of the more important litigations in the 1st decade of digital music as it seeks to provide an interpretation of Sec 512 of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.  The question is essentially this:  Is You Tube considered an “Internet Service Provider” as that term is defined in the DMCA, thus giving… Read more »

Why Millennials Seek Stardom: Creators, Technology, Love & The New American Dream

A generation coined The Millennials, a.k.a Generation Y, born between 1980 and 1995, grew up with praising parents, record college attendance, plentiful prizes and trophies, media overload, social technology, American Idol and glossy public celebrities.  The corporate and industrial, hard working Baby Boomers raised their children to lead the lifestyle they never could, telling them… Read more »