WMG Vs Seeqpod Lawsuit Key Points ....WMG Differs Copyright Stuart W. Volkow 2008 25 Copyright Stuart W. Volkow 2008 26 Songza (http://www.songza.com) SkreemR (http://skreemr.com)• MP3 search engine • Track metadata keyword search by artist, title, album. • Media crawler • Audio ‘quality’ ranking • Content from Youtube (music vids), Imeem (track plays) and • Search by track metadata (artist / others title)• Doesnt host any content, • Links to Amazon MP3 to buy tracks just provides searches. • Uses embedded player/widgets • "Songza pays for licenses from all the major performing-rights organizations • Saved Playlists (ASCAP, BMI, SESAC), who then pay• “SkreemR respects the intellectual the publishers and writers in property of others, and we ask our users proportion to the number of plays to do the same. If you believe in good they get on Songza." faith that materials we link to infringe your copyright, you (or your agent) can contact us requesting that we remove the links to the material. “
• EchoNest • Myna Algorithmic • Fraunhaufer Metadata • Gracenote Collaborative Filtering and • Music Intelligence Recommendatio • Magix Muﬁn Music Finder n Systems • The Filter • Platinum Blue • Itunes Genius Copyright Stuart W. Volkow 2008 58 Visual Search, Browse, DiscoveryCopyright Stuart W. Volkow 2008 59
http://discovr.info/ http://www.mpme.com Radio ONELLAMA• Live internet radio stations often with real DJs (i.e. not personalised internet radio but a way of ﬁnding internet radio shows playing now that suit your tastes)• Legal?
www.musicplasma.com http://company.onellama.com/section/labs/ Creative Commonshttp://company.onellama.com/ﬂash/discover.swf • Creative Commons licenses allow artists to share their works freely for certain uses, on certain conditions; or dedicate their works to the public domain. • “Our tools give everyone from individual creators to large companies and institutions a simple, standardized way to grant copyright permissions to their creative work.The Creative Commons licenses enable people to easily change their copyright terms from the default of ‘all rights reserved’ to ‘some rights reserved’.” • http://search.creativecommons.org/ Find creative commons content (including ﬁlters based
Creative Commons Licenses • Attribution: Lets others distribute, remix, tweak, and build Creative Commons Labels/Sites upon the work, even commercially, as long as they credit the author of the original creation. • Generally support academic, • Attribution Share Alike: Lets others remix, tweak, and research or non-commercial uses build upon the work even for commercial reasons, as long as they credit the author and license their new creations under the same terms. • Donation or ﬂexible pricing models for personal or other uses • Attribution No Derivatives: Allows for redistribution, commercial and non-commercial, as long as it is passed along unchanged and in whole, with credit to the author. • Attribution Non-Commercial: Lets others remix, tweak, and build upon the work non-commercially. New works must acknowledge the author and be non-commercial. ccMixter (http://ccmixter.org/) “Jamendo is a community“ccMixter is a of free, legal andcommunity music site unlimited music publishedfeaturing remixes under Creative Commonslicensed under Creative licenses.Commons where youcan listen to, sample, Share your music,mash-up, or interact download your favoritewith music in whatever artists!”way you want.”
Magnatune (http://www.magnatune.com)• Record label publishing music under creative commons licenses with ﬂexible pricing models (Pay what you want and receive high quality versions of tracks)