Nearly 15 years ago, in another instance of tech disrupter against media incumbents, the record industry sued file-sharing pioneer Napster over its software that traded music files. 70 more words
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New and Old RIAA CEOs Agree: “We’re Beating Piracy”
13th August 2011
Mitch Bainwol held the position of chairman and CEO of the Recording Industry Association of America for eight years but will now take up a new role in the automotive business. 844 more words
Was Napster or iTunes more influential?
30th May 2011
As Amazon, Google, and Apple appear to be leading digital music in the direction of the cloud, it seems a good time to look back at some of the most influential online music services of the past. 203 more words