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Apple’s Deal With Sony Music Alludes to Release of “iRadio” Streaming Music Service

Apple has been hard at work striking deals with record companies over the last week, with Sony Music Entertainment being the latest to jump on board …

Sony Music Unlimited iOS App Update Adds Offline PlayBack And 320Kbps (video)

As well as unveiling their new Sony Smartwatch 2 device today together with other new smartphone devices, Sony has also rolled out a new update for …

Sony reports $35 million net profit for first quarter

Sony Corp. reported net income of $35 million for the fiscal first quarter ending June 30, buoyed by an improvement in its mobile products division and the depreciation of the yen.<p>The Tokyo consumer electronics and media giant lost $312 million in the same quarter a year ago.<p>Sony, maker of the …

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Sony rebuffs hedge fund's plan to spin off entertainment unit

Sony has put its foot down after being pressured to split itself up by spinning off its entertainment division.<p>In a letter to Third Point hedge fund founder Daniel Loeb on Monday, Sony President and CEO Kazuo Hirai said the company's board of directors had unanimously decided to reject Loeb's spin …

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Sony makes a profit after five years of losses, Android helped!

The electronics and entertainment giant Sony Corporation has made its first profit in five years and according to its fiscal report the company saw its sales increase by 4.7%, primarily due to the benefits of folding Sony Mobile, what was Sony Ericsson, completely into the company. This is good …

Sony gets serious about high-resolution audio, again

This past Wednesday, at the Time Warner Building in New York, Sony Electronics demonstrated a renewed interest in high-resolution audio. The company had a full slate of high-resolution hardware on display, and promised review samples would be coming our way in the near future. The initiative …

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Clear Channel and Warner Music Group announce partnership

Clear Channel Media & Entertainment and Warner Music Group Corp., the world's third-largest record label, have entered a partnership that will let Warner promote music through the radio giant and take in revenue from terrestrial radio.<p>The companies said Thursday that Warner will share in revenue …

After Getting 'Pummeled' By Lawsuits, Music Streaming Site Grooveshark Is Making A Comeback

A year and a half later, the Florida-based music streaming site is doing a lot better.<p>This summer, Grooveshark signed an out-of-court agreement with EMI Music Publishing and announced an amicable pact with Sony/ATV, according to Digital Music News, though legal battles with Universal Music Group, …

Snapchat, beloved app of teens and investors everywhere

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Justice Department hopes to settle American, US Airways fight

The Justice Department is pressing for divestitures of takeoff and landing slots at airports throughout the country as a condition for dropping a lawsuit aimed at stopping a proposed merger of US Airways and American Airlines , Attorney General Eric Holder said on Monday.<p>Holder said that talks with …

Edward Snowden’s leaks could derail a $300 billion trans-Atlantic trade deal

Germany’s Der Spiegel has published a new manifesto by Edward Snowden, the former contractor for the US National Security Agency (NSA). In it, Snowden says the demands for intelligence reform that have arisen from his leaks about NSA surveillance justify his whistle-blowing. Needless to say, US …

Apple's Tim Cook says policy against anti-gay bias good for business

Weighing in for the first time on a highly divisive debate, Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook is urging the U.S. government to approve an anti-gay discrimination bill.<p>In an opinion piece that ran online Sunday in the Wall Street Journal, Cook spoke about his company's employment anti-discrimination …

Twitter Raises IPO Price Range, Looks To Sell Shares For $23-$25

Twitter’s roadshow must be going pretty well.<p>The social network has been pitching its forthcoming initial public offering to institutional investors over the last week-plus and raised the price range for the deal Monday morning according to an updated SEC filing.<p>Twitter now aims to sell shares for …

SAC Agrees To Plead Guilty To Insider Trading

Reaching a plea deal with federal prosecutors, the hedge fund firm SAC Capital Advisors has agreed to plead guilty to insider trading, pay a $1.8 billion fine and end its investment advisory business.<p>Reuters reports:<p>"U.S. prosecutors on Monday filed a letter describing the deal to the judges in a …

House committee threatens subpoena over ObamaCare enrollment numbers

The Republican-led House Ways and Means Committee may subpoena the Obama administration in an effort to obtain enrollment numbers for the new health care exchanges amid reports only six people signed up for ObamaCare on its first day.<p>Rep. Dave Camp, R-Mich., the committee's chairman, wrote to …

London NFL franchise: Money and opportunity are driving the dream

It is an idea that, until recently, bobbled between the fantastical and the impossible. But with every passing autumn the chances of a London-based NFL team one day criss-crossing the Atlantic grows wings. This season, for the first time, there are two NFL games being staged at Wembley, with the …

NFL will stage three regular-season games at Wembley in 2014

The NFL will play three regular-season games at London's Wembley Stadium next year, hosted by the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Atlanta Falcons and the Oakland Raiders.<p>The league announced on Tuesday at its fall meetings that it was expanding its international series. It will be the most games the …

Where To Watch NFL Abroad: 8 Life-Saving Bars For Football Fans

Things can get dicey when the big game goes down during your trip (or, more appropriately, when your trip goes down during the big game).<p>But never fear, football fans! Many European cities know how to run a nice, old-fashioned sports bar. Here are the #1 spots to catch your team on the screen this …

New York Giants CEO John Mara: Claim That NFL Knew Concussion Long-Term Effects Is 'Ridiculous'

New York Giants CEO <b>John Mara</b> was in Newark, New Jersey yesterday to discuss the “American Dream” mall that is to be developed in close proximity MetLife stadium, where the New York Giants play their home games. Mara’s concern is that the mall’s possible completion will result in absolute chaos on …

NFL Pays $765 Million To Settle Concussion Case, Still Wins

The NFL has settled the lawsuit that could have destroyed it.<p>And the price? A pittance: less than 0.5% of the NFL’s annual revenue, to be paid out over 20 years to thousands of retired players who claim that playing pro football left them with brain damage.<p><b>Lawsuit Timeline</b><p>The legal battle began two …

Concussions lawsuit settlement lets NFL off the hook

It's a testament to the NFL's massive financial success that they can claim victory while still agreeing to hand over $765 million. The truth is, that if the massive proposed settlement, to be paid out to former NFL players and their families, holds up it will be a huge win for the NFL and …

Brain Trust: GE, NFL and Under Armour Challenge Innovators to Improve Concussion Prevention and Treatment

Concussions are a major concern in sports, but they can happen anywhere. At least 1.7 million traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) occur in the United …

Innovation

NFL Concussion Expert Rich Ellenbogen: 'I Really Don’t Care Who's To Blame. We Just Have To Move The Science Forward'

Ellenbogen, the co-chair of the NFL's Head, Neck and Spine committee and a neurological surgery professor at the University of Washington, talks to us about the NFL's efforts to make football safer, the future of concussion research, and the technology that will get us there.<p>Every year, millions of …

The Culture Of Now

Featured<p>'Billions' Is Still TV's Most Addictive Show — And The Sharpest Critic of Donald Trump<p>Steven Hyden 03.23.18 1 day ago 2 Comments<p>Jay Pharoah Is Really Big On Gas Station Wine<p>A conversation with 'SNL' alum Jay Pharoah about his starring role in Steven Soderbergh’s iPhone-shot psychological …

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John Fox to miss several weeks

Denver Broncos coach John Fox needs heart surgery and will miss several weeks, team spokesman Patrick Smyth confirmed Saturday night.<p>The 58-year-old …