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How This Light Bulb Makes It Easier for You to Stream Music
Technology

How This Light Bulb Makes It Easier for You to Stream Music

Astro, a New York City home automation startup, just put a bright, new musical Twist on 'smart' bulb tech.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Think Things Couldn't Get Worse for Jay Z's Struggling Streaming Service? They Just Did.
Streaming

Think Things Couldn't Get Worse for Jay Z's Struggling Streaming Service? They Just Did.

Under Jay Z's helm, the company just lost its second CEO in three months.
Geoff Weiss
WATCH: Björk's New Music Video Is a Dazzling Harbinger of VR Technology
Virtual Reality

WATCH: Björk's New Music Video Is a Dazzling Harbinger of VR Technology

For a truly stunning experience, check it out on a mobile device.
Geoff Weiss
One More City Boosts its Minimum Wage: Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

One More City Boosts its Minimum Wage: Weekly News Roundup

Plus: Spotify's valuation hits $8.5 billion while Beyonce faces a branding backlash.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Spotify Founder: No Need to Be No. 1 in Music Streaming
Spotify

Spotify Founder: No Need to Be No. 1 in Music Streaming

'To me it is enough to be among the top three,' Daniel Ek said.
Latest Investment Values Spotify at $8.2 Billion
Valuations

Latest Investment Values Spotify at $8.2 Billion

The music-streaming company gets another $115 million for a batch of newly issued shares.
Apple to Take on Spotify With $10 Monthly Streaming, Web Radio Programmed by Celeb DJs
Music

Apple to Take on Spotify With $10 Monthly Streaming, Web Radio Programmed by Celeb DJs

The company will announce a new music streaming service at its Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday.
Geoff Weiss
What Accidentally Buying Kurt Cobain's First House Taught Me
Real estate

What Accidentally Buying Kurt Cobain's First House Taught Me

A real estate investor stumbled into a deal for the Nirvana singer's childhood home, which came with some free lessons.
Brandon Turner
Apple's Beats Music Draws Antitrust Scrutiny Over Deals With Record Labels
Antitrust

Apple's Beats Music Draws Antitrust Scrutiny Over Deals With Record Labels

The iPhone maker prepares to debut a new version of the Beats Music streaming service.
Early Music Streaming Service Grooveshark Shuts Down to Settle Infringement
Legal Issues

Early Music Streaming Service Grooveshark Shuts Down to Settle Infringement

So ends a four-year legal battle with major record companies.
3-D Printed Violins and Guitars Push the Boundaries of Art and Tech
3-D Printing

3-D Printed Violins and Guitars Push the Boundaries of Art and Tech

Eric Goldemberg of MONAD Studios in Miami Beach, Fla., is creating a boutique of customizable, futuristic instruments.
Catherine Clifford
12 Ways to Find Inspiration
Inspiration

12 Ways to Find Inspiration

Founders and co-founders from Techstars' latest graduating class reveal where they turn when searching for new ideas and solutions.
Laura Entis
Elon Musk Profiled Kanye West? The Most Surprising Pairings on the TIME 100 List.
Influencers

Elon Musk Profiled Kanye West? The Most Surprising Pairings on the TIME 100 List.

Did you expect Elon Musk to write Kanye West's bio? What about Martha Stewart covering the importance of Kim Kardashian?
Kate Taylor