Wednesday, February 25, 2009
"...No, the Authors Guild does not expect royalties from anybody doing non-commercial performances of "Goodnight Moon." If parents want to send their children off to bed with the voice of Kindle 2, however, it's another matter."
- Roy Blount Jr. [President of the Authors Guild]
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
According to a recent report from In-Stat titled Worldwide HDTV Households: 36 Million and Growing, despite the growing penetration of HDTV sets in
Saturday, February 14, 2009
“The topics were a lot different, because people were closer in their relationships. They went out, they danced close. You had something you could hum into someone’s ear, or something you could remember and hang onto when things got bad. I’m not putting today’s music down. It’s just that I can’t hum it.”
- Lonnie Lester (R&B Singer)
Monday, February 09, 2009
"As a writer, the last thing I want to do is diminish the value of content. But even the brontosaural music industry is ahead of publishing. It has learned that giving content away actually works as a business model. (People will ultimately willingly pay for something they like -- for a variety of reasons. Giving it away doesn't cut into that, but it does help get the word out.) "
- Michael Hickins