Royalties articles

Pandora will soon have to pay out more in royalties

The Copyright Royalty Board, a panel of three federal judges that set royalty rates for Internet radio stations, revealed on Wednesday a new set of rates that govern how much artists and labels get paid. As a result, Pandora -…

Pandora buys terrestrial radio station in South Dakota

Streaming music service Pandora is stepping outside of their comfort zone with the recent purchase of a terrestrial radio station in South Dakota. There isn’t a ton of money or potential in a traditional FM radio station these days so,…

Microsoft signs Android, Chrome OS patent deal with Foxconn

Hon Hai Precision Industry, commonly known as Foxconn, has joined a list of manufacturers to reach a licensing agreement with Microsoft over patents associated with Android and Chrome OS. Fine details about the arrangement are being kept under wraps for…