YouTube sets royalty deal with UK songwriter group

YouTube sets royalty deal with UK songwriter group
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Video-sharing Web site YouTube said on Wednesday that it has reached a deal with British licensing organizations that collect royalties on behalf of 50,000 composers, songwriters and publishers.[Lees verder]

“Family Guy” ties into Xbox Live
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – 20th Century Fox has struck a deal with Microsoft Corp. to make the first two seasons of the animated series “Family Guy” available for downloads on the Xbox Live service beginning Monday.[Lees verder]

Monster says millions of users’ data may be stolen
BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The theft of contact information for job seekers in the database of Monster Worldwide Inc was greater than the 1.3 million individuals the company reported last week, Chief Executive Sal Iannuzzi said on Wednesday.[Lees verder]

Apple to launch iTunes TV service in UK
LONDON (Reuters) – Apple Inc. will sell television programs in Britain via its iTunes store as part of its push to become a one-stop shop for digital entertainment, the U.S. company said on Wednesday.[Lees verder]

Website gives real deal on hotel rates
NEW YORK (Reuters) – How do you know if you’re getting a good deal on a hotel room? Well, a new Web service plans to tell you.[Lees verder]

Microsoft eyes early 2008 release for Vista update
SEATTLE (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp. said on Wednesday it plans to release the first major update to its Windows Vista operating system early next year.[Lees verder]

News Corp and NBC Universal name video site Hulu
NEW YORK (Reuters) – News Corp. and NBC Universal said on Wednesday they have named their new online video joint venture Hulu, taking a page from the Internet company tradition of creating meaningless corporate monikers.[Lees verder]

YouTube sets royalty deal with UK songwriter group
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Video-sharing Web site YouTube said on Wednesday that it has reached a deal with British licensing organizations that collect royalties on behalf of 50,000 composers, songwriters and publishers.[Lees verder]

“Family Guy” ties into Xbox Live
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – 20th Century Fox has struck a deal with Microsoft Corp. to make the first two seasons of the animated series “Family Guy” available for downloads on the Xbox Live service beginning Monday.[Lees verder]

Monster says millions of users’ data may be stolen
BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The theft of contact information for job seekers in the database of Monster Worldwide Inc was greater than the 1.3 million individuals the company reported last week, Chief Executive Sal Iannuzzi said on Wednesday.[Lees verder]

Apple to launch iTunes TV service in UK
LONDON (Reuters) – Apple Inc. will sell television programs in Britain via its iTunes store as part of its push to become a one-stop shop for digital entertainment, the U.S. company said on Wednesday.[Lees verder]

Website gives real deal on hotel rates
NEW YORK (Reuters) – How do you know if you’re getting a good deal on a hotel room? Well, a new Web service plans to tell you.[Lees verder]

Microsoft eyes early 2008 release for Vista update
SEATTLE (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp. said on Wednesday it plans to release the first major update to its Windows Vista operating system early next year.[Lees verder]

News Corp and NBC Universal name video site Hulu
NEW YORK (Reuters) – News Corp. and NBC Universal said on Wednesday they have named their new online video joint venture Hulu, taking a page from the Internet company tradition of creating meaningless corporate monikers.[Lees verder]