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Exclusive: SEC officials` holdings, legal work, pose potential conflicts

Exclusive: SEC officials` holdings, legal work, pose potential conflicts

Published 17/08/2017

Two lawyers appointed to senior jobs at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission have ties to major companies including financial firms Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) and Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) that could complicate efforts to regulate them, according to government documents viewed by Reuters. [more…]

India`s Eros in early talks with Apple, others to sell content library: source

India`s Eros in early talks with Apple, others to sell content library: source

Published 07/08/2017

Indian movie production house Eros Group is in preliminary talks with Apple and other major content distributors to sell its entire content library of films and music, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday. [more…]

Apple Music banks on `Carpool Karaoke` fans paying for star pairings

Apple Music banks on `Carpool Karaoke` fans paying for star pairings

Published 04/08/2017

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Pandora Media`s revenue beats on advertising boost

Pandora Media`s revenue beats on advertising boost

Published 31/07/2017

A person holds a smart phone with the Pandora app showing in New York U.S., June 9, 2017.

Pandora Media Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue as advertisers spent more on the online music streaming service amid stiff competition.

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Music streaming company Spotify has 60 million paying subscribers

Music streaming company Spotify has 60 million paying subscribers

Published 31/07/2017

FILE PHOTO: Headphones are seen in front of a logo of online music streaming service Spotify in this February 18, 2014 illustration picture.

Spotify now has 60 million paying subscribers, adding 10 million subscribers in less than five months, a spokeswoman for the music streaming company said on Monday.

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Superstar firm vogue heads for fire of overvaluation or ice of regulation: James Saft

Published 28/07/2017

It may not happen soon but eventually the vogue for investing in “superstar firms” like Google, Facebook and Amazon will end in the fire of overvaluation or the ice of regulation.

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Spotify signs Sony royalty deal while Warner holds out: reports

Spotify signs Sony royalty deal while Warner holds out: reports

Published 12/07/2017

FILE PHOTO: Headphones are seen in front of a logo of online music streaming service Spotify, February 18, 2014

Spotify has reached a licensing deal with a second major label, Sony Music Entertainment, according to media reports, setting the stage for a U.S. stock market listing by the music streaming leader.

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Apple sets up China data center to meet new cyber-security rules

Apple sets up China data center to meet new cyber-security rules

Published 12/07/2017

FILE PHOTO: A 3D printed Apple logo is seen in front of a displayed cyber code in this illustration taken March 22, 2016.

Apple Inc on Wednesday said it is setting up its first data center in China, in partnership with a local internet services company, to comply with tougher cyber-security laws introduced last month.

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Nokia, China`s Xiaomi sign patent deal

Nokia, China`s Xiaomi sign patent deal

Published 05/07/2017

A Nokia logo is seen at the company's headquarters in Espoo, Finland, May 5, 2017. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins

Telecoms network equipment maker Nokia and Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Technology have signed a patent licensing agreement, the companies said on Wednesday.

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Facebook in talks to produce original TV-quality shows: WSJ

Facebook in talks to produce original TV-quality shows: WSJ

Published 26/06/2017

The logo of the social network Facebook is seen on a beach during the Cannes Lions Festival in Cannes, France, June 21, 2017. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Facebook Inc is in talks with Hollywood studios about producing scripted, TV-quality shows, with an aim of launching original programming by late summer, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.

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