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Apple Accused of Deliberately Deleting Competitors' Songs on iPods
Competition

Apple Accused of Deliberately Deleting Competitors' Songs on iPods

Court proceedings are underway in California as the tech giant has to defend actions it took on iPods purchased between 2006 and 2009 wiping music off users' iPods accounts downloaded from competing music services.
Catherine Clifford
Apple Faces $1 Billion Lawsuit Over iPod Allegations
Legal Issues

Apple Faces $1 Billion Lawsuit Over iPod Allegations

The suit claims that Apple abused a monopoly position in that iTunes music could only be played on iPods, unfairly blocking competing device makers.
Come 2015, Apple Will Reportedly Bake Beats Music-Streaming Service Into iOS
Music

Come 2015, Apple Will Reportedly Bake Beats Music-Streaming Service Into iOS

The move would represent Apple's first attempt to capitalize on its $3 billion purchase of Beats Electronics in May.
Geoff Weiss
Justin Timberlake Just Became the Co-Owner of This Audio Company
Music

Justin Timberlake Just Became the Co-Owner of This Audio Company

AudioMaster becomes the latest addition to the celebrity's long list of business ventures.
Laura Entis
Going Gangster: Samsung Reports Sustainability Efforts in Rap Video
Sustainability

Going Gangster: Samsung Reports Sustainability Efforts in Rap Video

'Here we go, one scheme/Samsung to the rescue/Put wings to your dreams/ Everyone just listen.'
Geoff Weiss
YouTube Launches Paid Music Subscription Service
Music

YouTube Launches Paid Music Subscription Service

Here comes the long-awaited paid monthly subscription service, YouTube Music Key.
How These Entrepreneurs Found a Catchy Way to Teach Students Financial Literacy
Personal Finance

How These Entrepreneurs Found a Catchy Way to Teach Students Financial Literacy

Flocabulary, a company that makes educational hip-hop songs and videos for grades K-12, will use the same medium to teach kids about personal finance.
Laura Entis
'All About That Bass' Meets Star Wars in the Nerdiest Mashup Yet
Viral Videos

'All About That Bass' Meets Star Wars in the Nerdiest Mashup Yet

The Meghan Trainor pro-booty anthem has gone to the dark side, with a new music video that's 'all about that base - no rebels.'
Kate Taylor
Taylor Swift Tops the Charts With This Surprising 8-Second 'Single'
pop culture

Taylor Swift Tops the Charts With This Surprising 8-Second 'Single'

Silence speaks louder than words, and static sells more records than a song.
Carly Okyle
Predicting Chart Toppers Before They Make the Climb
Music

Predicting Chart Toppers Before They Make the Climb

Next Big Sound's data predicts music's breakout stars.
Twitter

Twitter Lets Users Stream Music, Audio Via SoundCloud Tie-Up

Called 'Audio Card,' the new feature lets people listen to a variety of content while browsing their timelines.
Google Has Plans for New and Revamped Streaming-Music Services
Music

Google Has Plans for New and Revamped Streaming-Music Services

Changes are afoot as the tech giant searches for the right note in the online music business.
11 Products You Used to Love That Apple Has Quietly Killed
Apple

11 Products You Used to Love That Apple Has Quietly Killed

Say hello to the Apple Watch and iPhone 6. Say goodbye to the products that have been retired.
Karyne Levy