Grooveshark, a subsidiary of Escape Media Group, is an online music streaming service based in the United States. It has a search engine, streaming service, and recommendation application. Users can stream and upload music that can be played immediately or added to a playlist.Grooveshark's legal status remains controversial. It won a major lawsuit filed by Universal concerning its pre-1972 recordings, but other lawsuits are still in progress. As of January 2012, Grooveshark has been sued for copyright-violations by all four of the major music companies: EMI Music Publishing, Sony Music Entertainment, Warner Music Group, and Universal Music Group.
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    …. Brackets, an open-source text editor, is another tool he’s using to practice his knowledge of HTML and CSS. He also follows the advice of CSS Guidelines when writing and testing his CSS. Outside of design, Patrick is a big fan of Grooveshark for music streaming, Medium for informative and inspiring writing, and A Book Apart for reading up…

    Olivia Fuller/ Overit- 13 readers -
  • A Thorough Data Analysis of Google’s Pirate Filter

    … requests. Unfortunately, torrent websites are widely understood to stray outside the bounds of the safe harbor designed to help them stay in business. From The Guardian, September 30, 2014: Grooveshark and its parent company Escape Media Group were liable for copyright infringement by its employees who were directed to upload a total of 5,977…

    Eric Van Buskirk/ Search Engine Journalin SEO Google- 8 readers -
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