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2009-01-08 14:31:36

Norwegian national broadcaster NRK has removed a series of Internet podcasts that made it possible to download Beatles songs for free, Billboard.com said. NRK announced earlier this week plans to re-air throughout the month its 2007 radio series Our Daily Beatles online as 212 free podcasts, which explain the back stories of each Beatles song, then play the actual tune. Fourteen podcasts were posted online, but have since been taken off the NRK Web site after it was determined they weren't...

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2009-01-06 15:40:00

The Norwegian broadcasting company NRK says it made a deal with the owners of the rights to the Beatles songs to air podcasts featuring the Beatles catalog. The Times of London said the podcasts tell in Norwegian the stories behind each of the Beatles' 212 songs, which can be isolated from the short films and downloaded for free. Fourteen tracks from the first podcasts are available at the NRK Web site now, while the others are expected to follow as subsequent podcasts air throughout the...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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