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Thursday's Music Briefing: imeem, Didiom, Earnings Calls & Much More

  • Imeem imeem, Beggars Group and Matador Records forged a gobal licensing agreement (press release)
  • An RIAA defendant gets some help from Harvard Law. (ars)
  • Didiom announced the beta launch of an application to integrate a mobile music placeshifting and download service. The free app allow fans to wirelessly access their computer's iTunes library from over two hundred mobile devices, including BlackBerry and Windows Mobile phones. (press release)
  • Is the music industry making the grade? A year ago the Toronto Star offered our advice on how to fix a sick business. Here's a report card on how it's doing so far. (Toronto Star)
  • Sony profits took a nose dive. (Hollywood Reporter)Stock_market
  • RealNetworks delivers its projected earnings...just barely. (press release)
  • Warner Music Group Corp. to Conduct Earnings Conference Call on Tuesday, November 25th. (press release)
  • Live Nation Schedules Third Quarter 2008 Earnings Release Thursday November 6th. (press release)
  • Word Magazine readers have been busy building a map showing where iconic album cover photographs were taken. (Word via Daily Swarm)