12th > October > 2002 Archive

‘96 pc of Net Radio’ to close after backroom deal screws grassroots 'casters

The Internet Radio community is in turmoil. The Webcasters trade body looks likely to split over the issue of performance royalties, with many grassroots webcasters resigning in disgust at the HR.5469 bill now before the Senate.
Andrew Orlowski, 12 Oct 2002

Wanted: MS Mac chief

Want to apply for the most thankless job in the world? There's a vacancy to head Microsoft's Macintosh Business Unit. Kevin Browne, who led the team for three years and was at the unit for six, is moving to the Xbox division.
Andrew Orlowski, 12 Oct 2002

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