Warner Music Agrees to Buy Coldplay Label for $764M

Feb. 7 (Bloomberg) -- Warner Music Group agreed to buy EMI Group’s Parlophone Label Group, home to Coldplay, the Pet Shop Boys and Tina Turner, from Universal Music Group for 487 million pounds ($764 million). Jon Erlichman reports on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
Tech's Most Awkward Celebrity Product Launches
35:10 - Gadget makers often lean heavily on celebrity endorsements to hawk products, and Microsoft has traditionally been one of the most egregious. But for the launch of Windows 10, Microsoft has made a conscious decision not to drop money on a big name for an uncomfortable on-stage cameo. Bloomberg takes a look back at some of the most entertaining examples of when celebrities were liabilities. (Video by Sam Thonis) (Source: Bloomberg)
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