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Nokia now has three of the Big Four labels signed on for its upcoming "Comes With Music" service, which is expected to launch later this year. EMI hasn't signed up yet, but apparently it is planning to. Although the terms of the deals are unknown, Nokia has reportedly paid the record companies millions of dollars…

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This is a big issue, with lots of sides to it, and I'm not going to try and get into them all right now, but it's worth noting that Warner Music -- the label run by Edgar Bronfman Jr. (who blew a few billion dollars worth of his family's booze money on an ill-fated merger…

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Fred von Lohmann of the Electronic Frontier Foundation has the details on a lawsuit that Warner Music has launched against Seeqpod, a music search engine that has become popular over the past few months -- largely because it is super-fast, and allows users to play songs directly in their browser after they find them. Songza.com…

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As several outlets are reporting, HBO plans to launch a trial project called HBO On Broadband, in which subscribers can watch the channel's programs -- such as the highly acclaimed series The Wire -- on their computers for several weeks after they air. Of course, the programs can't be downloaded or transferred to another device,…

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Beware of the “standpatters”

by Mathew on December 13, 2007

Great quote from Jack Warner, founder of Warner Brothers, which I found on Marc Andreessen's excellent blog (a blog I wish he had more time for). Warner was talking about movies, but I think -- and I assume Marc agrees -- that it applies to all kinds of things: "Every worthwhile contribution to the advancement…