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Fox News' Facebook Page Gets More Comments Than Any Other

'Offensive Lyric' Prompts Epic Records To Attempt The Impossible: 'Erase' The Track From The Web

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The general rule of thumb is: once something's on the internet, it's there for good. But this simple fact eludes a great many people, many of whom demand the internet erase all the bad stuff or they'll sue/pass legislation. But you simply can't do it. There are millions of people...
'Offensive Lyric' Prompts Epic Records To Attempt The Impossible: 'Erase' The Track From The Web

Ben Horowitz: The Key To Startup Success Is Understanding An Average Engineer's Day

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We're at TechCrunch Disrupt 2012, a big industry conference that's all about startups--and big companies that began life as startups. The first speakers: Ben Horowitz, a partner at Andreessen Horowitz, perhaps the hottest venture-capital firm right now in Silicon Valley, interviewed by Bill Campbell, the chairman of software company Intuit,...
Ben Horowitz: The Key To Startup Success Is Understanding An Average Engineer's Day
Eminem Publisher Sues Facebook for Allegedly Using One of His Songs in Facebook Home Ad
Pitchfork Advance streams albums before release, aims to recreate vinyl experience
PSY's latest video hits a record 67 million views in two days ... but it's nasty, not funny

Microsoft Exec Lets Loose At His Birthday Party With Rapper Too Short (MSFT)

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Microsoft executive Michael Angiulo recently celebrated his 40th birthday. As a special present, Angiulo's wife hired rapper Too Short to perform at a Seattle bar. TMZ reports that the performance cost a whopping $25,000. Surprisingly, Angiulo is able to keep up with Too Short, they both nail every lyric, as...
Microsoft Exec Lets Loose At His Birthday Party With Rapper Too Short (MSFT)

Ben Horowitz Says $15 Million For Rap Genius Will Create "A Talmud For The Internet"

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"Huh?!"--Kanye West When a venture capitalist who begins each of his blog entries with a rap lyric proposes investing in a company called "Rap Genius," it can seem a little self-indulgent. "That was the thing that got the most resistance at the firm in making the investment," Ben Horowitz tells...
Ben Horowitz Says $15 Million For Rap Genius Will Create "A Talmud For The Internet"

lyric of the day: "some people wake up on monday mornings ... and perform a series of exercises" http://fredwilson.fm/ @lotd off to the gym

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lyric of the day: "some people wake up on monday mornings ... and perform a series of exercises" http://fredwilson.fm/ @lotd off to the gym

No, Writing A Song With The Lyric 'Let's Go Thunder' Doesn't Entitle You To 30% Of The Oklahoma City Thunder's Profits

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A guy named Charles Syrus apparently wrote a song that had the phrases "Go Thunder" and "Let's Go Thunder" in it, cheering on the Oklahoma City Thunder NBA team. Syrus then got a copyright on the song. And then... he claimed that the copyright for the song gave him the...
No, Writing A Song With The Lyric 'Let's Go Thunder' Doesn't Entitle You To 30% Of The Oklahoma City Thunder's Profits

I love The Antlers - Hospice (http://bit.ly/cgdHGQ). Sample lyric: "Sylvia, get your head out of the oven" Not easy listening but wonderful.

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I love The Antlers - Hospice (http://bit.ly/cgdHGQ). Sample lyric: "Sylvia, get your head out of the oven" Not easy listening but wonderful.

Is Using A Single Lyric From A Musician You're A Fan Of 'Theft' Or 'An Homage'?

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A few different folks have submitted variations on this story of singer Taylor Swift copying a single lyric from a singer for whom she'd long expressed admiration. That singer, Matt Nathanson, responded the way any normal person would: by being happy about the homage and recognizing how it might draw...
Is Using A Single Lyric From A Musician You're A Fan Of 'Theft' Or 'An Homage'?

Lyric of the day: "And I got subpeonaed for my blood sweat and tears" http://fredwilson.fm @lotd

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Lyric of the day: "And I got subpeonaed for my blood sweat and tears" http://fredwilson.fm @lotd

Former Marine Detained, Held For A Month For Posting Conspiracy Theories, Rap Lyrics To Facebook

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We were just discussing how some in law enforcement are overreacting to "threats" on Facebook, and someone in the comments pointed us to the case of Brandon Raub, which we had been unfamiliar with. Raub, a former Marine, posted some of his concerns about the government to his Facebook page,...
Former Marine Detained, Held For A Month For Posting Conspiracy Theories, Rap Lyrics To Facebook

Shapes of Things

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To absolutely no surprise, the people I know are enamored of Google Glasses. The world of sensor-driven big data is sure to come, just as apps have supplanted sites as the metaphor with which we frame our lives. As one who replaced music with computers, I am eager for the...
Shapes of Things
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