DMT #2 – We Are Hunted

In this episode: an interview with the managing director of new online chart service We Are Hunted; the Three Strikes law in Europe and its evolution, Pirate Bay’s trial and its repercussions; the PRS launches its initiative against Youtube and strikes a deal with Spotify; Tori Amos and the iTunes presale that allows access to the tour’s presale; Record Store Day in the UK and the US; Google announces its first quarter profits but does not break down how much it’s loosing from Youtube.

We Are Hunted home page
http://wearehunted.com

Native Digital’s Home Page
http://www.nativedigital.com.au

Nick Crocker’s Blog
http://www.waycooljnr.com.au

Mashable article on We Are Hunted
http://mashable.com/2009/04/16/we-are-hunted

All about jazz article on We Are Hunted
http://www.allaboutjazz.com/php/news.php?id=34085

Three strikes law for criminals in the USA
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Three_strikes_law#cite_note-2

NY Times article on the Rejection of three strikes bv the french National Assembley
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/10/technology/internet/10net.html?_r=1

Le Figaro article on Sarkozy’s anger at the rejection of the law
http://www.lefigaro.fr/politique/2009/04/11/01002-20090411ARTFIG00476-hadopi-la-colere-de-sarkozy-.php

Le Monde article on the new schedule to get the law passed by the end of April
http://www.lemonde.fr/technologies/article/2009/04/15/la-loi-hadopi-de-retour-a-l-assemblee-le-29-avril_1181222_651865.html

Three strikes in Ireland
http://www.irishcentral.com/news/Three-strikes-and-youre-out-for-Irish-illegal-music-downloaders-42153527.html

Three Strikes in Germany
http://www.zeropaid.com/news/9791/uk_prime_minister_denies_three_strikes_proposal_after_europe_tossed_it/

Three Strikes in Italy
http://torrentfreak.com/italy-to-follow-french-3-strikes-model-for-p2p-090121

Times article on the Pirate’s Bay’s sentence.
http://technology.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/tech_and_web/article6111777.ece

PC world article on short lived nature of the entertainment industry’s exultation
http://www.pcworld.com/article/163366/hollywoods_victory_over_the_pirate_bay_will_be_shortlived.html

Google announces its irst quarter financial results
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/8002712.stm

Peter Foster of the Times on the Prs for Music launch and the Spotify deal
]http://technology.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/tech_and_web/the_web/article6061922.ece

BBC feature on the Record Store day
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/8005324.stm

NY Daily article on Record Store Day – In praise of…
http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/music/2009/04/17/2009-04-17_in_praise_of_the_vanishing_indie_record_store.html

LA Times article on Record Store day
http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/music_blog/2009/04/coachella-09-record-store-day-lauds-wax-on-indios-grass.html

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