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Billboard
How to Download Free Music: A Totally Legal & Comprehensive GuideMusic is great, and while it's cheaper than ever before, we humans still prefer
Billboard / Posted 13 hours ago
Music is great, and while it's cheaper than ever before, we humans still prefer when things are free. Since the day Napster introduced us to free and portable digital music, fans have yearned for such goodies forevermore. The only issue with Napster... Read more
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CNET
Actor Jared Leto relishes role as tech-savvy investorconference. Leto's interest in tech stems from his experience years ago with h
CNET / Posted 18 hours ago
conference. Leto's interest in tech stems from his experience years ago with his band, which grew in popularity as Napster users shared its music on the now-defunct peer-to-peer network. He said his band was also one of the first itself... Read more
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Babyology
Ashton Kutcher reveals his simple rule for sharing photos of kids onlinelife where privacy seems the exception, rather than the rule. “I was on a pane
Babyology / Posted 2 days ago
life where privacy seems the exception, rather than the rule. “I was on a panel with [former Facebook president and Napster co-founder] Sean Parker, and he said, ‘I believe in the future, privacy will be the new celebrity,” Ashton... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Rep Sheet Roundup: ICM Partners Signs Super Bowl Champ LaMarr Woodleyexperience began at MSK, helping the firm represent the Recording Industry Asso
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
experience began at MSK, helping the firm represent the Recording Industry Association of America in its lawsuit against Napster. “MSK’s entertainment group is one of the top legal practices in the world, so it is both a pleasure and an... Read more
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iLounge
Fabriq Chorus AirPlay and Bluetooth Alexa-Enabled Speakerthe Fabriq app also provides direct support for additional streaming music serv
iLounge / Posted 7 days ago
the Fabriq app also provides direct support for additional streaming music services such as TuneIn, iHeartRadio, Tidal, and Napster, as well as the ability to play back any music stored in the Music app on your device. In the latter case, however,... Read more
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Variety
Book Review: Ray Padgett’s ‘Cover Me’ Is a Music-Snob’s Dream Come Trueand “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” to less-obvious ones like “Weird Al” Yan
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
and “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” to less-obvious ones like “Weird Al” Yankovic’s “Polkas on 45” and the Gourds’ early Napster hit “Gin and Juice.” He details the writers, the performers, the lyrics, chart history and more, and doesn’t hesitate... Read more
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Business Wire
iHeartMedia Rings in the Holiday Season with the Return of Its Iconic 2017 National "iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One®”earlier this year with the launch of two new subscription services – iHeartRadi
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
earlier this year with the launch of two new subscription services – iHeartRadio Plus and iHeartRadio All Access Powered by Napster. Artists and/or events subject to change or cancellation without notice. About iHeartMedia With over a quarter of... Read more
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Billboard
Executive Turntable: New Hires at Spotify, Plus Moves at Warner Bros., Pandora and Moreof Prime Music. Before that, he served as vp of music licensing at Rhapsody, wh
Billboard / Posted 12 days ago
of Prime Music. Before that, he served as vp of music licensing at Rhapsody, where he was involved with the acquisition of Napster. Spotify has also appointed Nike exec Heidi O’Neill to its board. As president, direct to consumer at Nike, O’Neill... Read more
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Variety
AOL Is Shutting Down AIM in DecemberIn 2000, a startup even tried to piggyback on AIM to launch a file sharing serv
Variety / Posted 13 days ago
In 2000, a startup even tried to piggyback on AIM to launch a file sharing service dubbed AIMster, which billed itself as a Napster replacement. However, AIMster was quickly sued by the recording industry, and eventually shut down in 2002. AIM was... Read more
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Boston Herald
AOL is shutting down AIM in DecemberIn 2000, a startup even tried to piggyback on AIM to launch a file sharing serv
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
In 2000, a startup even tried to piggyback on AIM to launch a file sharing service dubbed AIMster, which billed itself as a Napster replacement. However, AIMster was quickly sued by the recording industry, and eventually shut down in 2002. AIM was... Read more
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Variety
Concert Review: Gillian Welch Transfixes Vinyl-Fanatic Crowd at the Orpheumwas reinforced as they added one final encore, “Everything is Free,” written al
Variety / Posted 13 days ago
was reinforced as they added one final encore, “Everything is Free,” written all too prophetically at the beginning of the Napster era, addressing the now common 21st century dilemma for musicians of whether to play for pennies or pack it in and... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Alberta's NDP pot plan just might work, but skip government-run shopsthey won’t jump through hoops. Take music downloads, for example. At one poin
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
they won’t jump through hoops. Take music downloads, for example. At one point, illegal music “sharing” services, such as Napster, where widespread. They have since been largely pushed aside by legal download sites such as iTunes and subscription... Read more
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University of Sydney News
How we adapt to digital disruptionthat they started sharing some mp3 files. Some kids in the US in a dorm room, t
University of Sydney News / Posted 14 days ago
that they started sharing some mp3 files. Some kids in the US in a dorm room, they invented a little software they called Napster. Chris Neff: Mmm. Professor Kai Riemer: And that then took off and people started sharing mp3 and that was quite... Read more
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Reality TV World
Bob Seger postpones tour on doctor's orders: "I am so disappointed"at new dates that will be announced in the future. Seger last made headlines i
Reality TV World / Posted 15 days ago
at new dates that will be announced in the future. Seger last made headlines in June when his full catalog was released across a number of music streaming platforms including Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, iHeartRadio, Napster and Slacker Rad... Read more
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Variety
Spotify Names Adam Parness Global Head of Publisher LicensingAdam served as of Vice President of Music Licensing at Rhapsody where he played
Variety / Posted 15 days ago
Adam served as of Vice President of Music Licensing at Rhapsody where he played a pivotal role in the acquisition of Napster and global expansion of the company. Spotify, the world’s largest streaming service, passed 140 million worldwide... Read more
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International Business Times
Blockchain studio SingularDTV hires former Sony Music marketing chief Bill Richards Prince and Amy Winehouse. In addition to his extensive experience with recordi
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
Prince and Amy Winehouse. In addition to his extensive experience with recording companies, Richards has also worked at Napster as the VP of Global Label and Studio Relations, where he brokered many deals between major music labels and movie... Read more
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Reality TV World
Bob Seger postpones tour on doctor's orders: 'I am so disappointed'at new dates that will be announced in the future. Seger last made headlines i
Reality TV World / Posted 15 days ago
at new dates that will be announced in the future. Seger last made headlines in June when his full catalog was released across a number of music streaming platforms including Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, iHeartRadio, Napster and Slacker Rad... Read more
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Philly.com
These guys turned their Conshohocken record company into one of the biggest hip-hop labels in the worldthis world and I want to do something else” — the label had a remarkable track
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
this world and I want to do something else” — the label had a remarkable track record in the decade before the advent of Napster. “In the ’90s, the CD was the most profitable configuration in the history of the music business,” says Schwartz,... Read more
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CNET
Beats' Iovine: When you met Steve Jobs, you found the partyaround 2003 when record producer Iovine was reeling over the music industry's u
CNET / Posted 19 days ago
around 2003 when record producer Iovine was reeling over the music industry's uncertain future amid digitization post-Napster, was that Jobs had the undefinable "it" factor -- and he had it in spades. "I follow cool," Iovine said. "When I... Read more
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Billboard
An Oral History of 'TRL': Trump's Demands, Mariah's Meltdown and Anthrax Scareswe could premiere them. That sense of urgency to tune in went away. Fahey: Sud
Billboard / Posted 20 days ago
we could premiere them. That sense of urgency to tune in went away. Fahey: Suddenly, everyone is downloading albums on Napster. There were a lot of these meetings: “We’re not getting the ratings we used to get. Kids want the multiscreen,... Read more
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Billboard
Russian Google's Music Streaming Service Strikes Deal With FacebookAndroid or iOS. By signing the deal with Facebook, Yandex.Music follows in the
Billboard / Posted 21 days ago
Android or iOS. By signing the deal with Facebook, Yandex.Music follows in the footsteps of Spotify, Apple Music, Deezer, Napster, Rhapsody and KKBOX, which all earlier struck similar deals with Facebook. Currently, Yandex.Music, Russia's largest... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
College basketball mess, What's next for NFL, college football playoff picks, Rushmore of TV talk show hostsshootings happened, Brandi Chastain took her top off after winning the World Cu
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
shootings happened, Brandi Chastain took her top off after winning the World Cup for the U.S.A., MySpace was introduced, Napster was released, BlueTooth was announced and we were worried about Y2K. So there's that. Today's questions We are... Read more
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PRWeek US
Marketers reacts: Uber may deserve to lose license but it sends the wrong message about Londondecision comes as no surprise. "This is not a shock. No matter who the chief e
PRWeek US / Posted 27 days ago
decision comes as no surprise. "This is not a shock. No matter who the chief executive is, Uber will never ever work. Like Napster, Uber is a good idea, but it's predicated on rule-breaking so it can't survive," Pemberton said in reaction to TfL's... Read more
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CNET
Sean Parker: The internet isn't the place to beat Donald Trumpdigital. Now, the Lords of Tech are beginning to realize that the web isn't th
CNET / Posted 29 days ago
digital. Now, the Lords of Tech are beginning to realize that the web isn't the be all, end all and change all. Take Napster founder and former Facebook President Sean Parker. Speaking at a Global Citizen event in New York on Tuesday, he... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Sean Parker institute to lead immunotherapy trial for pancreatic cancerSan Francisco nonprofit created in 2016 with $250 million from the billionair
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
San Francisco nonprofit created in 2016 with $250 million from the billionaire former Facebook executive who helped build Napster, will sponsor its first clinical trial — an immunotherapy treatment for late-stage pancreatic cancer, the group plans... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sean Parker institute to lead immunotherapy trial for pancreatic cancerSan Francisco nonprofit created in 2016 with $250 million from the billionair
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
San Francisco nonprofit created in 2016 with $250 million from the billionaire former Facebook executive who helped build Napster, will sponsor its first clinical trial — an immunotherapy treatment for late-stage pancreatic cancer, the group plans... Read more
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Business Wire
Brightcove Hires Veteran Media Executive to Head Its European Sales Operationsworking with European customers in executive roles at technology and digital me
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
working with European customers in executive roles at technology and digital media companies like RealNetworks, Rhapsody (Napster), and Nielsen. Previous to joining Brightcove, Dickson spent 10 years in a variety of leadership roles at... Read more

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