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For Real, Ex-Groupon CEO Andrew Mason Is Releasing An Album Of Motivational Music

Sony Music's Bob Dylan copyright disaster

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By releasing just 100 copies of a CD containing unreleased early material recorded by Bob Dylan, Sony Music is practically inviting pirates to download the album. FORTUNE -- Sony Music's decision to issue an extremely limited edition of what immediately became one of the most highly collectible Bob Dylan recordings...
Sony Music's Bob Dylan copyright disaster

Journalist resigns for fabricating Bob Dylan quotes

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Jonah Lehrer, a staff writer on the New Yorker magazine, has resigned after admitting that he fabricated Bob Dylan's quotes in a book.He had previously dismissed claims about falsifying the quotes in his best-selling book, Imagine: how creativity works, but finally came clean yesterday.In a statement issued through the book's...
Journalist resigns for fabricating Bob Dylan quotes

Pass notes, No 3,176: The Dark Side of the Moon

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The Pink Floyd album is David Cameron's favourite. Or is it?Age: 39.Appearance: Seminal.Seminal? As in sp–. No! As in influential, ground-breaking etc. We are, of course, talking about Pink Floyd's era-defining eighth studio album.Of course. The one that spent 11 years without a break in the top 100 and has...
Pass notes, No 3,176: The Dark Side of the Moon

Steve Jobs Honored at Grammys

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Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was awarded a posthumous Grammy Trustees Award Saturday evening for his contributions to the music industry and his part in creating the iPod and iTunes. Apple senior vice president of Internet Software and Services, Eddy Cue, accepted the award on his behalf. “Accepting this award means...
Steve Jobs Honored at Grammys
Bob Dylan's record label dodges copyright law with super limited release of rare songs

Music Innovators: Montag Reimagines the Album

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While listening to a Spotify playlist from music discovery service We Are Hunted, I came across an intriguing artist I hadn't heard of before: Montag. I starred the song, called 'True Love', and a bit later went back to explore more of Montag's music. It turns out he is in...
Music Innovators: Montag Reimagines the Album
Apple's lax iTunes streaming security gives out a free copy of Daft Punk's Random Access Memories
Keen On… Jonah Lehrer: How Creativity Works [TCTV]

ShowScoop launches its 'Yelp for live music' app on iOS

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ShowScoop launched its so-called ‘Yelp for live music’ online service last summer, serving up a Web app to help gig-goers assess which bands and artists can really cut it on stage. Well, now it has officially landed on mobile too, in the form of an iOS app called ShowScoop Concerts....
ShowScoop launches its 'Yelp for live music' app on iOS
Spotify’s new apps could be a big boost for labels

Labels And Spotify Still Struggle To Convince Some Artists On Stream Rates

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The debate over whether artists get enough played out in public last week when EMI and Spotify executives failed to win over two sceptical EMI acts during an industry seminar. Music artists must rack up 80 to 200 music streams to earn royalties equivalent to one download, according to...
Labels And Spotify Still Struggle To Convince Some Artists On Stream Rates

Check Out Rap Genius, The Song Lyrics Site That Andreessen Horowitz Just Poured $15 Million Into

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Andreessen Horowitz just invested $15 million into Rap Genius, a Wikipedia-like platform for explaining song lyrics. While the word "rap" is in the name, the site isn't specific to hip-hop. We took it for a test run with Bob Dylan's "Subterranean Homesick Blues," a song with some absurdly obscure lyrics,...
Check Out Rap Genius, The Song Lyrics Site That Andreessen Horowitz Just Poured $15 Million Into
Remembering Stefan Kudelski, the man whose tape recorder changed filmmaking forever

Lehrer's publisher runs ads telling bookstores to send back "Imagine" for a refund

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is running digital ads telling booksellers to send back copies of Jonah Lehrer’s Imagine for a full refund. Earlier this week, Tablet magazine’s Michael Moynihan reported that Lehrer had fabricated Bob Dylan quotes in the bestselling Imagine. It had previously been discovered that Lehrer was reusing his own material in New...
Lehrer's publisher runs ads telling bookstores to send back "Imagine" for a refund

Music Bloodline helps you discover new artists based on who they’re influenced by

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Discovering music has become easier thanks to services like Pandora and Spotify. It seems that everywhere you turn on Facebook, you’re shown a new track someone is listening to currently or a new music video on YouTube. While all of these services provide instant and on the go music recommendations,...
Music Bloodline helps you discover new artists based on who they’re influenced by

Knight Foundation now says it regrets $20,000 payment to Jonah Lehrer

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After initially defending speaker's fee, journalism organisation responds to critics over payment to former New Yorker plagiaristThe Knight Foundation, a Washington-based non-profit that exists to promote quality journalism, has expressed regret for paying a disgraced journalist $20,000 to speak at a lunch event.In a blogpost published late on Wednesday night,...
Knight Foundation now says it regrets $20,000 payment to Jonah Lehrer

Bob Dylan – Gates Of Eden

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Bob Dylan – Gates Of Eden

Bob Dylan – Maggie'S Farm

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Bob Dylan – Maggie'S Farm

ShadyURL, Make Suspicious & Frightening URLs

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Tired of bland URL-shortening services that reduce all your links to indistinct abbreviations, stripped of meaning and context? Then consider using ShadyURL, a site that may not shorten a URL, but will make it much more suspicious and frightening. For example, when submitted to ShadyURL, the charmingly oblique http://www.laughingsquid.com/...
ShadyURL, Make Suspicious & Frightening URLs

Keen On... Piracy: How Online Ad Networks Are Supporting The Major Pirate Movie And Music Sites [TCTV]

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Online piracy just won’t seem to go away. A disturbing report released today by the University of South California’s Annenberg Innovation Lab demonstrates the economic connection between the online advertising industry and pirated film, music and video content. This Advertising Transparency Report [pdf], which reveals the top ten ad...
Keen On... Piracy: How Online Ad Networks Are Supporting The Major Pirate Movie And Music Sites [TCTV]

TelyHD Business Edition: Run meetings from any HDTV

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In the not-so-distant past, fully-featured videoconferencing was merely a pipe dream for small businesses and startups. Services from the likes of Polycom and LifeSize can cost tens of thousands of dollars per month, which is well beyond the budget of most SMBs. Luckily--as Bob Dylan so aptly put it--the...
TelyHD Business Edition: Run meetings from any HDTV

AMD throws 15% of its workforce off the sinking ship

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Bob Dylan once warned that the times are changing, but his lyrics couldn’t have prepared us for a world without AMD, the spunky chip designer that’s kept Intel honest (mostly) and ensured, by way of competition, that processor prices wouldn’t fly through the roof. Now it appears the floor is...
AMD throws 15% of its workforce off the sinking ship
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The Beatles, Michael Jackson, and U2 Make Vatican Newspaper's List of Best Albums; Bob Dylan Snubbed

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The Beatles, Michael Jackson, and U2 Make Vatican Newspaper's List of Best Albums; Bob Dylan Snubbed

Steve Jobs gets a Grammy for work on the iPod and iTunes

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The late Steve Jobs was honored with a Grammy Trustees Award on Saturday for his contributions to the music industry, which included helping to develop the iPod and reshaping the way music is sold with the iTunes Store. The award is meant to “recognize contributions to the music industry...
Steve Jobs gets a Grammy for work on the iPod and iTunes

Bob Dylan – You're a Big Girl Now

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Bob Dylan – You're a Big Girl Now

TNW Pick of the Day: Sonarflow is a gorgeous, visual music-discovery app for iOS

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Who was it that said music should be a visual experience as well as an audio one? Nobody, from what I can tell. But this app from Austria-based music discovery startup Spectralmind goes some way towards making music-discovery as visually rewarding as the actual listening experience. Well, almost. From the...
TNW Pick of the Day: Sonarflow is a gorgeous, visual music-discovery app for iOS

Too lazy for Pandora? Songza’s music concierge will suggest the right tunes to match your mood

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Back on March 5th, streaming music service Songza released a new feature on its web app called Concierge. “We found in studies that the main thing people disliked about Pandora and Spotify was having to work at discovering new music,” Elias Roman, co-founder and CEO, told me during a visit...
Too lazy for Pandora? Songza’s music concierge will suggest the right tunes to match your mood
Long before the internet, Bob Dylan's 'Great White Wonder' was the world's first album leak
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