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Google May Beat Apple To The Music Streaming Game
2013-05-15 13:12:07

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Many have been keeping their eye on negotiations between music industry executives and Apple as rumors continue to circulate about a pending ℠iRadio´ competitor to challenge Pandora and Spotify. Now, several news sources have independently confirmed that rival Google will get the jump on Apple this week as they announce their own streaming service during the I/O developers conference. Bloomberg, the New York Times,...

Viacom Threatened $1 Billion Penalty For Dropped Networks, Claims Cablevision
2013-03-09 08:15:28

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Cablevision has revealed more information about its lawsuit against Viacom, including claims the mass media company had threatened to hit the cable TV provider with massive fines if they refused to carry lesser-watched networks, various media outlets reported this week. As reported by the Wall Street Journal, the New York-based cable provider wanted to carry Viacom´s “core networks” — which included...

Apple iPhone Orders Not Being Slashed, According To Analysts
2013-01-15 13:01:15

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online This weekend, the Wall Street Journal released a troubling report about Apple´s iPhone– specifically the iPhone 5– claiming that the company has had so much trouble selling the phone that they´ve had to cut orders for components in half. The report was troubling because all indications previous to this report showed strong iPhone 5 sales. Adding to the somewhat unbelievable report is the way the numbers...

2012-10-21 04:01:57

An article in the Wall Street Journal points out that, with the best of intentions, affirmative action may actual be hurting people (http://on.wsj.com/QQ5Vlg). Relationship therapist Dr. Bonnie Eaker Weil has suggestions for how our society can pull together and provide opportunities for all. (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 The Wall Street Journal reveals that affirmative action may not be equipping people in the ways it was supposed to (http://on.wsj.com/QQ5Vlg). The article points out that in an...

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