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560 wordsOne of the greatest controversies in todays society is control over the internet. Many large companies design software with intents for people to purchase and use respectively. Hackers are finding ways to crack the encryption on this software and post it across the internet for any body to download and use for free. Certain people believe that this is stealing and people should be punished. My personal opinion is that it is wrong for people to display this software across the internet for everyb...
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Record Companies Internet Companies
661 wordsFrom the publics point of view we think Napster should be able to offer a service to the public that lets us copy music for free. Unlike mp 3. com, Napster doesnt profit from offering this service to the public. In mp 3. coms case, by making us pay a fee mp 3. com in return should also pay a fee to the licensed owner of the music. We feel that this would be fair to us and to the record companies. The record companies should also receive a share of the profits. If Internet companies are profiting...
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999 wordsLike the old saying goes, "The best things in life are free. " digital media is no exception. Digital media has lately been getting attention due to the legal accusations on a certain type of digital media, MP 3 s. MP 3 stands for Mpeg (a common file compression format) audio layer 3 (which means it compresses any audio into 3 layers for about 1 / 15 th the size). The lawsuits that have been springing up lately contain two arguments. In one corner, we have the argument that an artist should be a...
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800 wordsIntroduction: For centuries people had dreamed of capturing the sounds and music from the environment. Many had attempted it but no one had succeeded until Thomas Alva Edison discovered a method of recording and playing back sound. What had started out as an apparatus intended as part of an improved telephone led to the development of an instrument which would change the world, making it a happier, even a better, place to live. Revolutions: (Case of Mp 3 sharing software development) A revolutio...
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1,357 wordsThe evolution of music in the 21 st Century has set a precedence for the future music, as we know it. Inspired by a fire and passion that revs up the soul; music is the soundtrack to our lives. When we are happy we listen to music, when we are sad we listen to music. Music satisfies and spawns a plethora of emotions that are held bottled up with in us; some use music as a vehicle to express deep thoughts and emotions, others use it to just let off steam that is built from the stress that life br...
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1,588 wordsThe trading of MP 3 's or digital music over the Internet is always going to be prevalent in music, and it is an unrealistic goal to try to control. The cost of controlling the piracy issues over the Internet would cost record companies more money than what they are losing due to MP 3 trading. The record industry is trying to fight the major sites and companies in court with copyright suits. Although downloading music over the Internet and playing it back on computer or portable digital music pl...
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1,607 words... llc was the proud father. In 1984, Metallica's second album was released. The much-anticipated "Ride The Lightning" spent almost a year in Billboard's top 200 ("The Band"). It features such tracks as "Ride The Lightning", "For Whom The Bell Tolls", and "Fade To Black." Even with its success, stations refused to play the album because of its harsh attitude. The album goes gold in the same year. Metallica's third album, "Master of Puppets", showed a more melodious approach to metal. The album ...
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1,482 wordsThis essay discusses the future of the music industry from a technical point of view, probing into details such as Napster case verdict, iPods, iTunes and next generation audio delivery formats. The Music Industry A Futuristic Look Although only a miniscule percentage of music presently sold is also distributed digitally, downloads, subscription services, ringtones and ringback's are expected to grow exponentially in the coming years. According to Jupiter Research, ringtone revenues, which were ...
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1,138 wordsA 038; P, by College College A 038; P, by John Updike, is a short essay about a young man that encounters a moral dilemma while working in a local grocery store. The essay starts when three young ladies came into the A 038; P, a grocery store chain, wearing only bathing suites. A younger Updike was the narrator of the story he worked in the A 038; P as a cashier at the time of this incident. After the girls were spotted by the manager of the store he confronted the girls and asked them t...
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326 wordsHistory of Napster Napster is an application that allows users to swap music with each other by using a search option which finds the songs requested by the user and then allows users to download them from other users at no cost. As of now, Napster is the world s leading file sharing community. There are 38 million users worldwide (San Jose Mercury News, November 1, 2000, pg. 1, 20 A) and 1 million new users join the music community each day. A 19 -year-old college student by the name of Shawn F...
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994 wordsMusic is beautiful, and the artists who create it are greatly appreciated. Music lets you escape reality or get you in touch with reality. Most people can relate to a lot of songs, the reason for this is because the artists who write the songs are in some way or another, just like you and me. In the last two years MP 3 s have become very popular over the Internet and on computers. The new fad deals with sharing MP 3 files with other users by downloading the songs from their computer to yours. Is...
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1,649 wordsGovernment Internet Intervention The Internet is a method of communication and a source of information that is becoming more popular among those who are interested in, and have the time to surf the information superhighway. The problem with much information being accessible to this many people is that some of it is deemed inappropriate for minors. The government wants censorship, but a segment of the population does not. The Internet should not be considered a bad source for people, considering ...
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