[Mediashift 2014-04-18] Daily Must Reads, April 18, 2014

1. Big labels take aim at Pandora on royalties (Ben Sisario / New York Times) 2. After big payday for WhatsApp, more app makers resort to “growth hacking” (Jeff John Roberts / GigaOm) 3. Nearly 20% of YouTube users now pay less...

[Radio Survivor 2014-04-18] Classical broadcasts as bug spray for teenagers

Community Digital News has discovered that a McDonald’s in Australia is streaming classical music and opera outside its digs to discourage youngsters from loitering around the premises. Apparently the fast food store manager tried...

[Transom 2014-04-17] Robert Krulwich is coming to Woods Hole

NPR Science Correspondent and co-host of public radio’s Radiolab, Robert Krulwich is coming to Woods Hole! He will be giving a public talk at 7:30 pm on Saturday, May 10th. You'll find all you need to know about purchasing tickets and...

[Mediashift 2014-04-17] Daily Must Reads, April 17, 2014

1. Barry Diller: Broadcasters don’t own the airwaves but they still want to stop you from watching via devices (Barry Diller / Wall Street Journal) 2. Al Franken wants Netflix CEO’s perspective on Comcast / TWC deal (Chris Welch...