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  1. YouTube to Censor Search Results From Artists Who Rebuff New Streaming Music Service

    Licensing agency Merlin estimates that collectively, independent labels account for more than 32 percent of market share of the music industry's sales and streams. There are some shady dealings going on behind the scenes at YouTube regarding its...

  2. Google Music Store With Google+ Sharing 1 to 2 Weeks Away

    These licensing deals were assumed to be a part of the Google Music (Beta) program, and were set as a way to both open an MP3 store and establish an online music locker. The music store will include a song-sharing service that's integrated with...

  3. Google Adds Republican Lobbyist

    Google's issues included: patent reform; online copyright laws; music licensing; privacy and data security; free speech; censorship; online competition; Internet security; tax laws; high-speed Internet access; and cloud computing.

  4. Yahoo, Gracenote Provide Lyrics For 100,000s of Songs

    Music (NASDAQ: YHOO) and Gracenote(R) today announced a new licensing deal allowing Yahoo! Yahoo and Gracenote annouced a joint venture that will provide hundreds of thousands of song lyrics through Yahoo Music.