Sony Pulls All Music Off Soundcloud

Yesterday started strong for Soundcloud, with an important deal with the National Music Publishers’ Association (NMPA). But later in the day, it became apparent that Soundcloud’s bid to go legal and monetize content has a ways to go. ______________________________________ The globe’s second biggest music group, Sony, pulled its music off…

The Business Economics And Opportunity Of Open-Source Data Science – TechCrunch


The Business Economics And Opportunity Of Open-Source Data Science
Editor's note: David Smith leads the open source solutions group at Revolution Analytics (a subsidiary of Microsoft). He writes daily about applications of R and predictive analytics on the Revolutions blog and is the co-author of An Introduction to R. Mythology …
Are retailers organized for analytics?RetailWire

ZL Technologies Taps Centrally-Managed Big Data PowerNewsFactor Network
Data science, the future of digitisationHindu Business Line
all 10 news articles »

Noel Gallagher Lambasts TIDAL Launch

Joining the chorus of doubters, former Oasis frontman Noel Gallagher revealed his somewhat acerbic opinion of Jay Z’s new Tidal Music Service in a new Rolling Stone interview. _____________________________________ During a recent interview with Rolling Stone, Noel Gallagher shared his views of TIDAL’s star-studded launch event which featured Kanye West,…

The Commission Steps Into Artist Management with Lil Kim, Victor Manuelle

East Coast concert promoter The Commission Presents is venturing into artist management with a pair of new signings – award winning rapper Lil Kim and Latin artist Victor Manuelle. The company said that previous show bookings with both artists opened the door to their new business affiliations. “We’re extremely excited…

THU. NEWS BRIEF: Sony Exits Soundcloud After Impasse • Spotify Accuses Apple • Pandora Beats ASCAP • More

Thursday 5.7.2015 We’re experiencing issues adding full text to News Brief posts. Click the source logo in the lower left corner of each post to the full article. All other posts are fine. Music Business News & Views From Around The Web CLICK HERE

Nintendo’s New Game Could Save the Wii U – TIME


Nintendo's New Game Could Save the Wii U
Splatoon, Nintendo's new paintball-esque shooter for the Wii U, could be the breakout hit of the summer. More. The Mobile Game House of Cards Made Famous Just Dropped to 99 CentsStar Wars Is Coming to Disney InfinityAt Least 12 Injured as 50 Twisters …
Nintendo's Quirky New Shooter Getting Free Demo Starting TomorrowGameSpot

It's Hard Out Here For A Squid In 'Splatoon'-Focused Nintendo DirectHigh-Def Digest
Nintendo Direct 'Splatoon' Live Stream: Watch The Colorful Ink Shooter In Action Gamenguide

all 50 news articles »

Russian spacecraft due to re-enter Earth’s atmosphere, burn up – CNN


Russian spacecraft due to re-enter Earth's atmosphere, burn up
(CNN) An unmanned space cargo ship that spun out of control after launch last week is due to re-enter the Earth's atmosphere within hours, when almost all of it will burn up, Russian state media said. State news agency Sputnik cited Russian space agency …
Russia's Progress spacecraft set to crash to Earth within 24 hoursThe Guardian

Russia's space cargo ship to burn up in atmosphere on FridaySydney Morning Herald
Failed Russian spacecraft expected to burn up FridayIBNLive
Sputnik International –CBS News
all 179 news articles »

Long ‘curtains’ of material may be shooting off Saturn’s moon Enceladus – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Long 'curtains' of material may be shooting off Saturn's moon Enceladus
Los Angeles Times
Saturn's moon Enceladus is famous for spewing tall jets of mineral-rich water several miles into the vacuum of space. But a new study suggests that those infamous jets, spotted first by the Voyager mission and later by Cassini, may have been an optical …
Are those geysers on Saturn's moon an illusion?Christian Science Monitor

The Geysers of Enceladus May be an IllusionDiscovery News
Jets of icy spray on Saturn moon Enceladus can be 'curtain eruptions'Zee News
Uncover California
all 32 news articles »

At £199, Google’s Nexus 9 finally makes sense – Engadget


At £199, Google's Nexus 9 finally makes sense
Ever since Google launched the Nexus 10, I've craved a decent full-size Android tablet. Sony's Xperia slates are nice enough, but I've always missed the purified software experience that comes with Nexus devices. When the Nexus 9 was announced, …
Android Nearby, Voice Access Features Tipped to Be Unveiled at Google I/ONDTV (blog)

Google I/O 2015 rumors mountProduct Reviews

all 305 news articles »

Cisco buys Tropo, eyes collaboration platform as a service – ZDNet


Cisco buys Tropo, eyes collaboration platform as a service
Cisco on Thursday said it will acquire Tropo, a company that provides a cloud application programming interface platform. The acquisition of privately-held Tropo gives Cisco a key component to offer what the networking giant calls a collaboration …
Cisco acquires cloud comms platform provider TropoSiliconANGLE (blog)

Trollope on Tropo: 'A Platform Play'No Jitter

all 14 news articles »

Nintendo attractions are coming to Universal Studios theme parks – Mashable


Nintendo attractions are coming to Universal Studios theme parks
Nintendo and Universal Parks & Resorts announced Thursday that they're partnering up to bring theme park attractions based on the video game publisher's beloved characters and worlds to Universal properties. The collaboration is still in its embryonic …
Nintendo rides are coming to Universal's theme parksEngadget

Get Ready for Amusement Parks Based on Nintendo GamesTIME
Nintendo will feature at Universal theme parksIrish Examiner
GameSpot – –Business Wire (press release)
all 38 news articles »