UMG's announcement mentions that newer music-based products will be built out between the two companies. In what's been quite the long-time coming for the social network, Facebook has signed its first-ever deal for music rights with a record label.
A spokesperson for Universal Music had not responded to a request for clarification, as of publishing.
Michael Nash, executive vice president of digital strategy, Universal Music Group, said the partnership is an "important first step" demonstrating that innovation and fair compensation for music creators are mutually reinforcing. Financial terms weren't disclosed. YouTube and the record labels have had to overcome disagreements over the sharing of advertising revenue, the features and music available to free users and viewers outside the US.
In what may be music to the ears of Facebook users, they can now add some of their favorite songs to videos they upload and share.
Facebook's testing didn't show a change in click-through rates between the Disputed Flag and Related Article methods, but people were less likely to share a false story with the article context.
Tamara Hrivnak, head of music business development and partnerships, Facebook, said of the deal: "There is a magnetic relationship between music and community building". YouTube still hopes to enter talks with video-hosting service Vevo to include its music videos on Remix.
Many industry insiders believe that Facebook's brand new venture with Universal Music Group may present a challenge for one of its biggest competitors.
She tends to veer towards the sexy, with plunging necklines, sheer accents, and romantic, glittering embellishments. Here are three more things to know about the Israeli designer. "She's an incredible woman".
Well, if you long for the days when that crew ran the fictional Scranton paper company Dunder Mifflin, you just might be in luck. It starred Carell, Rainn Wilson , John Krasinski , Jenna Fischer , Craig Robinson , Mindy Kaling , and B.J.
TyLon Pittman likes Christmas a lot, but the 5-year-old boy was scared there was a Grinch out there who truly did not. In another post, the boy shows the video evidence of the Grinch stealing the presents to the officer.
Kaspersky Labs has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. government for banning use of thier software without due process. DHS officials said they anxious it could allow Russian intelligence to access sensitive information on computers.
Fifth Third Bancorp also said it will pay a one-time bonus of $1,000 to more than 13,500 of its 18,000 employees. US President Donald Trump referred to AT&T's move in a speech celebrating the cuts, which were a key priority.
Congratulations to the growing family! News about Iglesias and Kournikova becoming new parents came as a shock to many . After 16 years of dating, Enrique Iglesias , 42, and Anna Kournikova , 36, welcomed twins on December 16.
Joe Manchin (D-WV) came out with a shocking statement, saying that Franken should not resign and should go through "due process". But on Wednesday, Franken's office finally announced a timeline for his resignation in the midst of the tax bill being passed. .
The group were formed in 2008 and debuted months later, with Jonghyun beginning to write songs for the idols the following year. His death sent shockwaves through K-pop fans with social media flooded by messages of mourning.
The accident took place when the train entered a curve as it travelled at 170kph, twice the permitted speed. At the time, analysts said positive train control technology could have prevented the accident.
Flu Season Is Upon Us
The Hill Country's off-again, on-again winter weather is the prime time to get influenza and be calling work to say you're sick. The importance of getting the flu shot is especially true for young people and those with chronic medical conditions, she said.
Virginia governor cites power of a single vote
Under state law, the State Board of Elections now has to break the tie in House District 94 through "determination by lot ". In the initial count, Simonds had been behind by 10 votes, and the recount found her ahead instead by one vote.
NY home sales near record high in November
At November's sales pace, it would take a record low 3.4 months to exhaust the current inventory, down from 3.9 months in October. November's pending sales was 9,945, up by 5.6 percent from a year ago when the figure was 9,417.
5-star DE Micah Parsons commits to Penn State
Penn State is looking to replace highly-productive middle linebacker Jason Cabinda, so there is an opening at the position. He'll play defense for the Lions, either at defensive end or linebacker, a spot where the Lions are looking thin for 2018.
Sterling hits two-week low as traders focus on Brexit talks
Brussels has signalled a detailed trade deal is likely to take much longer, and that Britain's transition period must end by 2020. But they are still unclear on what Britain wants from the future relationship, including the shape of any trade deal.
Jarryd Hayne hits back at rape accusations
He announced last month he would be released from his record $1.2 million contract to return to Parramatta for the 2018 season. The District Attorney's office reviewed the case and later rejected it based on insufficient evidence, the documents reveal.
Combat Jack Dead At 48-Years-Old
He later revealed that he was rushed to the hospital for "pretty severe surgery" and that he was going to take on chemotherapy. Ossé's " Combat Jack Show" podcast has been running for over seven years. "Internets, what's up? It's your man Combat Jack ".
McCain has returned home to Arizona after treatment, office says
A statement from his office late Sunday said he would undergo physical therapy and rehabilitation at the Mayo Clinic in Arizona. No Democrats or independents support the legislation, although it is expected to comfortably pass the House of Representatives.