Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

Submission Summary: 0 pending, 4 declined, 1 accepted (5 total, 20.00% accepted)

Music

+ - Universal wants a slice of Apple's iPod pie

Submitted by vought
vought (160908) writes "According to a Reuters report, Universal is now taking the precendent set by Microsoft's Zune and moving to force Apple to include a royalty payment with each iPod.

In the words of Universal Music's Doug Morris, "These devices are just repositories for stolen music, and they all know it,. So it's time to get paid for it." Does Microsoft's precedent mean the start of a slippery slope that will add a "pirate tax" to every piece of hardware that touches digital music?"

"People should have access to the data which you have about them. There should be a process for them to challenge any inaccuracies." -- Arthur Miller

Working...