Tag: greed

Save Our Stations

!@#$% DMCA….!@#$% RIAA…. Web Radio Fights for Survival Webcasters rally against royalty ruling they say will yank many off the Net.Stuart J. Johnston The 1970s classic hit “The Day the Music Died” referred to the death of rocker Buddy Holly, but for many Internet radio stations and their listeners, doomsday is October 20. By then, …

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Piracy-Proof Music

Here's a clever jab at RIAA's greedy, paranoid antics. Music Industry Unveils New Piracy-Proof Format: A Black, Plastic Disc With Grooves On It Music bosses have unveiled a revolutionary new recording format that they hope will help win the war on illegal file sharing which is thought to be costing the industry millions of dollars …

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AOHelL

Once again, the New Evil (to be distinguished from the Old Evil, Microsoft), refuses to play nice. AOL reduces IM compatibility efforts Critics accuse company of dragging its feet “NEW YORK (AP) — America Online is scaling back efforts to make its popular instant messaging system work with rivals, calling the task too difficult and …

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Microsith

This link is a little dated since it was made circa Episode 1, but it's still appropriate as Episode 2's release nears. Microsith Corporation