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Yahoo! Gobbles Up Online Music's Launch

Launch Media CEO Dave Goldberg notes that online music is a threat to the advertising revenue of traditional radio stations.

The Daily Interview: Clash of the Media Titans

New media analyst John Corcoran handicaps the race to dominate online music.

Deutsche Banc Media Conference Focuses on Big Players

Media banking veteran Dyan Triffo previews the major themes of this year's event.

Cherry-Picking the Sweet Deals Is More Fun Than Web Mergers

MP3.com is an even tastier acquisition for Vivendi than it first appears.

Vivendi Adds to Its Internet Strategy With MP3.com

The French company agrees to pay $372 million for MP3.com.

Breaking News

Robinhood Stock Surges, Then Halted, Amid Reports of FTX Takeover Interest

Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX is looking for a path to buy online brokerage group Robinhood, Bloomberg reported Monday.

General Electric Stock Gains As CEO Larry Culp Takes Over Aviation Division

"There is tremendous opportunity in aviation over the coming years, and the Board and I decided it is the right time for me to take on this expanded role," said GE CEO Larry Culp.

Feds Could Stop Trump SPAC Deal

An investigation by a federal grand jury could halt the proposed SPAC deal with Trump's social media company.

McDonald's Brings Back a Classic Menu Item (with a Catch)

You never know what the fast-food chain might bring back or create a new version of.