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Apple Music Reveals How Much It Pays When You Stream a Song

Apple Music told artists it pays a penny per stream, according to a letter viewed by The Wall Street Journal. The disclosure, made in a letter to artists delivered Friday via the service’s artist dashboard and sent to labels and publishers, reflects music-streaming services’ increasing efforts to show they are artist-friendly. Apple Inc.’s move can […]

$16.4 million to improve mobile connectivity on urban fringe

Bushfire-prone areas on the outskirts of our major cities will be better connected through the Morrison Government’s $16.4 million Peri-Urban Mobile Program (PUMP), to be unveiled in the 2020-21 Budget. Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, said PUMP will improve mobile connectivity for communities in bushfire-prone areas […]

Uber, Pfizer, PayPal, T-Mobile, ViacomCBS, General Motors, and Other Stocks for Investors to Watch This Week

Text size It’s another packed week of earnings reports, with 130 S&P 500 companies on deck to release their first-quarter results. Estée Lauder is among Monday’s highlights, before things pick up on Tuesday:  Activision Blizzard, CVS Health, DuPont, Pfizer, and T-Mobile US all report. On Wednesday,  Barrick Gold, Booking Holdings, General Motors, PayPal Holdings, and […]

What to Watch: 14 Movies and Series to Stream This Week

Another day, another accolade for “Schitt’s Creek.” At the Screen Actors Guild Awards, Sunday, the beloved series picked up a couple more awards—outstanding performance by an ensemble in a comedy series and outstanding performance by a female actor in a comedy series (Catherine O’Hara). The Canadian comedy has also continued to rack up audiences. The […]

Costa Rica and Its Music

Costa Rica, a part of Central America, connects North and South America. It aligns itself with Nicaragua to the north and Panama to the south. And because of its geographical proximity to other countries, Costa Rican music styles from Reggae, Rock, Ska, Punk, Metal, Rap, Hip Hop, and Reggeaton are popular.  

I want to produce good movies: Manju Warrier

Mollywood’s lady superstar Manju Warrier has taken up a new job in the industry apart from acting. She has turned producer for her latest movie ‘Chathurmukham’. For the actress, the producer’s role is a new experiment in her career. ‘Kayattam’ directed by Sanal Kumar Sasidharan was the first movie co-produced by Manju Warrier. The movie has […]

Strathcona Park tent city resident releases music video

A resident of Vancouver’s Strathcona Park encampment has released a music video. Tenshun tha Strest One, a self-described DJ, composer, musician, and singer, performed the number in a video shot recently in the tent city in the Strathcona neighbourhood near the Downtown Eastside, according to Fiona York, a volunteer support worker at the tent city. “He […]