News: Yahoo! announced a major deal with Sony BMG that allows users to synch music from Sony BMG artists into user-generated videos uploaded onto Yahoo! (More)
Analysis: This is an interesting development. I can’t wait to see how many Sony BMG artists’ titles are allowed on Yahoo! As I’ve been saying for some time now, the synching of background music into user-generated videos is one of the biggest copyright issues on the table. No one has come up with an adequate platform to satisfy consumer demand.