Spotify hit with $1.6 billion copyright lawsuit
Music streaming company Spotify was sued by Wixen Music Publishing Inc last week for allegedly using thousands of songs, including those of Tom Petty, Neil Young and the Doors, without a license and compensation to the music publisher. Wixen, an exclusive licensee of songs such as “Free Fallin” by Tom…
Google Assistant to identify which song is playing near you
SAN FRANCISCO: If you have Google Assistant on your smartphone, your virtual secretary can now tell you which song is playing near you — in a bar, a restaurant or at home. The new update is now rolling out to all Android devices that enable Google Assistant….