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Sandbox issue 230: Why Email Marketing Is More Important Than Ever

Lead: Email marketing is far from dead. We look at why it is still relevant, how email tools and platforms are getting smarter and where they are allowing users greater ways to target audiences, segment audiences and personalise...
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Amazon launches ‘Proud’ LGBTQ+ playlist for Pride month

Happy Pride Month! If you didn’t realise, that’s June: an annual month-long celebration of the LGBTQ+ community. Amazon is one of the music-streaming services celebrating too: it’s just launched a new playlist called...
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GoldieBlox will pay $1m to charity of Beastie Boys’ choice after legal row

Last year, children’s toy company GoldieBlox ended up in a high-profile spat with the surviving Beastie Boys, after using their ‘Girls’ track in an online ad without permission. One heated argument about...
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Beastie Boys step up pressure on GoldieBlox with counter-lawsuit

Did you think the legal spat between toy-maker GoldieBlox and the Beastie Boys was over?
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GoldieBlox removes Beastie Boys song from its ad

The legal row between toy manufacturer GoldieBlox and the Beastie Boys may have blown over.
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Music Ally Podcast #46 – Beastie Boys, Turntable, Spotify, Deezer and more

The Music Ally podcast returns this week in a festive mood, with topics discussed by Eamonn Forde and Stuart Dredge.
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Beastie Boys in legal spat with GoldieBlox over ‘Girls’ ad

The next big copyright infringement case could be one of the thorniest yet.
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Beastie Boys and GoldieBlox row is a question of fair use

We reported yesterday on a lawsuit filed by toy company GoldieBlox seeking declaratory relief against a potential copyright infringement complaint by the Beastie Boys. The case concerned a GoldieBlox ad rewriting the lyrics...