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The Inventor, the Mogul, and the Thief . . . and the Music Library. Can music really get free?

The news that at the end of 2016 sales of vinyl records had reached a 25-year high is, on the face of it, surprising.  It is not too long since we were told that all physical formats, including CDs, were dinosaurs and that in the era of downloads and streaming, they would disappear.   1,283 more words

Music News

@khart: [Not] Policing the power of tech giants

The world’s largest tech companies — Google, Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft and Apple — have become enormous concentrations of wealth and data, drawing the attention of economists and academics who warn they’re growing too powerful.

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Artist News

Q+A: the influence of technology giants

Thirty years ago IBM was the technology giant. Then with the advent of micro computers – personal and business computers – Microsoft took over as the dominant technology company. 65 more words

General

Move Fast and Break Things: How Facebook, Google, and Amazon Have Cornered Culture and What It Means For All Of Us

Move Fast and Break Things: How Facebook, Google, and Amazon Have Cornered Culture and What It Means For All Of Us by Jonathan Taplin

(Alternate Title: Move Fast and Break Things: How Facebook, Google, and Amazon Cornered Culture and Undermined Democracy) 532 more words

Society

Is It Time to Break Up Google? by JONATHAN TAPLIN

Let’s face it: The biggest tech companies are monopolies.. via NYT Opinion http://nyti.ms/2p65qeQ

NYT

Jan 30 Save the Date! T Bone Burnett in Conversation with Jonathan Taplin in Los Angeles on the Value of the Artist -- MusicTech.Solutions

T Bone Burnett
in conversation Jonathan Taplin on The Value of the Artist, and the Value of Art

Monday, January 30, 2017
8pm

Ann and Jerry Moss Theatre…

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Jonathan Taplin

Jan 30 Save the Date! T Bone Burnett in Conversation with Jonathan Taplin in Los Angeles on The Value of the Artist

T Bone Burnett
in conversation Jonathan Taplin on The Value of the Artist, and the Value of Art

Monday, January 30, 2017
8pm

Ann and Jerry Moss Theatre… 35 more words

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