Friday, April 29, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Sony Reports Loss But PlayStation Keeps Performing Well
Japan Display Showcase The Latest In Display Technologies In SID DISPLAY WEEK 2016
Strong Galaxy S7 Sales Keep Samsung's Profit High
LG Posts record Q1 Profit
Facebook Reports Strong First Quarter 2016 Results
Getty Images Asks EU to Investigate Google Over Images
Twitter Is Still Trying To Capitalize On Its Popularity
Samsung Developer Conference Showcases New Smart TV Tools
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Warner ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, October 13, 2006
Warner to Talk to Google on YouTube Rights


Time Warner will take continuing talks with YouTube over copyright issues to the video entertainment site's new owner Google, Chairman and Chief Executive Dick Parsons said in a British newspaper interview published on Friday.

"You can assume we're in negotiations with YouTube and that those negotiations will be kicked up to the Google level in the hope that we can get to some acceptable position," Parsons told The Guardian.

Web search leader Google said on Monday it has agreed to acquire YouTube for $1.65 billion in stock.

The acquisition will give Google a foothold in the emerging market for video advertising, but it also stands to inherit court challenges from independent film makers, garage bands, television studios and others who may chafe at YouTube users uploading copyrighted material to the site without permission.

Legal experts said these artists and companies could look to YouTube's new deep-pocket backer for payment, either in business deals or courtroom battles.

Parsons denied his talks with YouTube had anything to do with this week's developments, The Guardian reported.

"We were going to pursue it anyway," he said. "If you let one thing ignore your rights as an owner it makes it much more difficult to defend those rights when the next guy comes along."

However, Parsons added, "We'd like to have our content displayed on these platforms, but on a basis that it respects our rights as the owner of that content."

Google and Time Warner announced a deal at the end of last year whereby Google would invest $1 billion in Time Warner's AOL in return for a 5 percent stake in the unit and amongst other things said they would collaborate on an online video offering.


Previous
Next
BenQ Unveils the Slim Seven-Megapixel Digital Camera        All News        Nvidia Unleashes Flagship GPU for Notebooks
Microsoft Tells EU It Will Ship Vista     General Computing News      Corel to Deliver Full Product Line Up for Microsoft Windows Vista

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
AT&T To Take On Google Fiber With Super-Fast Broadband Services
Microsoft, Google Drop Complaints Against Each Other
Ad Business Keeps Fuelling Google's Alphabet Profit
Europe Sends Statement of Objections to Google on Android And Applications
Google Is Facing Charges Over Android
Supreme Court Lets Fair Use Ruling Stand in Google Books Litigation
Google Wants To Get Your Home Phone On Google Fiber
French Data Wathdog Fines Google Over 'Right to be Forgotten'
Russian Court Says Google Violated Antimonopoly Legislation
Google's AlphaGo AI Machine Defeated in Fourth Game
Google's AlphaGo Wins S. Korean Go Player Again
Google Joins The Open Compute Data-Center Initiative

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .