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Court dimisses Wixen's Triller lawsuit - but on legal technicalities
MU and Ivors say streaming service comments to select committee support redefinition of streams
DistroKid announces partnership with Twitch
Spotify, Apple and Amazon face MPs in Parliament's ongoing inquiry into streaming
YouTube says rights management firm that sued over Content ID access doesn't really exist
TuneIn's music licensing battle with the record industry reaches the court of appeal
Spotify confirms launch in 85 new markets, plus new tools galore and high quality audio, in big announcements splurge
One Liners: Daft Punk, Funeral For A Friend, Billie Eilish, more
Austrian court rules that Viagogo's terms are unlawful
Music Venue Trust welcomes survey that suggests public support for vaccine passports to get high street open again
Twitch replaces Metallica performance with twee stock music
New Zealand officials have spent 40,500 hours trying to extradite MegaUpload's Kim Dotcom
RightsHub adds DataDoktor tool
One Liners: Economics Of Streaming, Vevo, Max Richter, more
New mechanical rights society in the US has $425 million in past royalties to distribute
EMMA calls on collecting societies to fully consult the wider music community over livestreaming
One Liners: Warner Music, D:Ream, PRS For Music, more
Dissecting The Streaming Inquiry: Overview
Safe harbour in the spotlight as tech platforms questioned as part of Parliament's streaming inquiry
TikTok's deal with Oracle and Walmart on hold as Joe Biden's government reviews data concerns
New app hopes to allow grassroots music venues to re-open during COVID-19 pandemic
Spotify launches a website for songwriters, just like everyone wanted
One Liners: SoundCloud, AIM, The Prodigy, more
YouTube grabs domain off stream-ripping site via WIPO complaint
Universal gets in on livestreaming with Big Hit and YG
Majors can't access their billion dollar damages from the Cox case just yet
Universal announces new TikTok deal
MelodyVR and Napster to properly merge, combined company to rebrand under Napster name
The Cribs turned down MySpace Records signing after Tom said he'd make everyone friends with them
Triller hits back at Universal after major pulls catalogue, says recent licensing talks a mere