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YouTube To Sell Music and Games

YouTube has announced that they will start selling games and music to grow revenue. This now Google-owned website will be setup so that visitors to YouTube.com can buy the songs from music videos they watch on the site by clicking [...]

Ask.com Unveils Faster, Smarter Search

Internet search engine Ask.com—which, earlier this year, announced plans to make itself over as a women’s site (we kid you not)—has rolled out a new version of its Internet search engine, which it promises offers better search results and [...]

Blizzard wins Warcraft bot payout (BBC)

Blizzard wins Warcraft bot payout  —  World of Warcraft creator Blizzard has won $6m (£3.36m) in damages from the makers of a software ‘bot’.  —  The damages award comes after Blizzard won the first round of its legal battle against [...]

Apple Threatens to Shut Down iTunes

This coming Thursday, the Copyright Royalty Board is expected to rule on a request by the National Music Publisher’s Association to increase royalty rates paid to its members for online purchases as much as 66% (from 9 to 15 cents [...]

Netflix Adds Disney, CBS Show For Streaming

E-Commerce Times has reported that Netflix has signed deals with both CBS and Disney-ABC to stream their television shows online that could help position the service at the top of the paid video-streaming chain. Netflix entered the on-demand streaming [...]