In Brief: Aug. 7, 2000

NAME THAT TUNE The radio is playing, and you get a catchy song stuck in your head but never catch the title or artist. Enter *CD a website that lists what's playing on radio stations in 33 cities. By "listening" to the songs as they play, computers keep track of the past 24 hours' worth of music. With a click you'll find out the name of that darned song, then--*CD hopes--buy the album.

SAT-ISFACTION Apparently there's a niche market serving people who want satellite television in their cars. Satcom Electronics says that in early fall it will introduce...

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