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Links to clips related to the new royal baby are seen on the app Periscope at the Lindo wing at St Mary's Hospital on April 30, 2015 in London, England.  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Napster All Over Again: Periscope Users Could Face $150,000+ Fines, Jail Time For Live-Streaming Copyrighted Events

The Mayweather-Pacquiao fight may have been a “win” for Twitter-owned Periscope, but for users who share a copyrighted live event, it could be a major loss — of up o $150,000 in penalties per incident.

05/05/2015

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RIAA Adds Streams To Gold, Platinum Certification

The Recording Industry Association of America is expanding its gold and platinum certification program to include song streams from Yahoo!, Spotify & YouTube on the Internet…

05/09/2013