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Microsoft co-founder has a role in male stripper movie ‘Magic Mike’ … in the soundtrack

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Paul Allen’s magical life continues. The Microsoft co-founder and guitarist has a new band, Paul Allen and the Natural Born Swimmers — and you’ll hear one of their songs if you listen closely to a scene toward the end of “Magic Mike,” the new film from Steven Soderbergh about male strippers...
Microsoft co-founder has a role in male stripper movie ‘Magic Mike’ … in the soundtrack

Mick Jagger on the economics of music

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Mick Jagger on the economics of music

Glastonbury 2013: celebrity photo tour

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Celebrities with smartphones take us into their exciting backstage-at-Glastonbury world via the wonder of InstagramOnce, we couldn't hear everyone's Glastonbury stories until long after the festival was over. But Instagram has changed all that - now festivalgoers can bombard us with self-satisfied photos around the clock. Even celebrities have got...
Glastonbury 2013: celebrity photo tour

Google Wants to Insert Itself into as Many of Your Conversations As Possible

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Mobile devices: For so much more than Instagramming your dinner. (Photo: flickr.com/sixteenmilesofstring) We’ve all done it: An argument breaks out at the bar/dinner table/book club meeting, about a half-remembered line of poetry or factoid about the American Revolution. What was Mick Jagger’s childhood nickname? Only Google can tell you for...
Google Wants to Insert Itself into as Many of Your Conversations As Possible

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
Color for Facebook makes mainstream push with Verizon and Saturday Night Live

THE TRUTH ABOUT DAVOS

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Two years ago, when the folks at the World Economic Forum first invited me to Davos as a "Media Leader," I decided to write a series called "The Truth About Davos." The goal of the series was to convey what the conference is actually like, instead of just reporting news...
THE TRUTH ABOUT DAVOS

GeekWire Radio: Paul Allen’s sub, Ray Ozzie’s legacy, and more from our live events

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This week on the GeekWire radio show and podcast: Seattle rock legend Dave Dederer shares the inside secrets of digital music; tech pioneer Ray Ozzie reflects on his tenure at Microsoft; and Paul Allen tells us what he learned from jamming with Bono and Mick Jagger on his yacht....
GeekWire Radio: Paul Allen’s sub, Ray Ozzie’s legacy, and more from our live events

Infographic: The top 10 productivity-killers (and how to beat them)

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Time is on your side, at least according to Mick Jagger. (Think: song lyric.) But it rarely seems that way when you get to the end of the day and realize you didn't have nearly enough of it. Where on earth does the time go? To find out, OfficeTime...
Infographic: The top 10 productivity-killers (and how to beat them)

Pandora: Time for a Bowie-Style Reinvention

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File sharing, MP3 players and online stores transformed the way we listen to music. Now the cloud is bringing even bigger changes. Pandora is the rock star of cloud-based music services, with a clear lead in streaming audio. But - true to music-industry form - a crowd of younger, hungrier...
Pandora: Time for a Bowie-Style Reinvention
SNL hooks up with Color to broadcast from backstage

With an estimated $307m fortune, Spotify CEO Daniel Ek enters The Sunday Times’ Rich List musical top ten

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As Spotify’s valuation continues to creep upwards its founder Daniel Ek has seen his stake in the company valued at £190 million ($307 million), helping him rank joint-tenth in the Sunday Times’ Rich List of music millionaires. The Rich List, which looks at the 1,000 richest people in the UK...
With an estimated $307m fortune, Spotify CEO Daniel Ek enters The Sunday Times’ Rich List musical top ten

RSA 2012: Security Engineers Seek Prophecy in Mick Jagger, Aretha Franklin

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"You can't always get what you want" is literally the theme of this year's RSA Security conference in San Francisco. "With increased speed and cunning, hackers are taking advantage of the openness of today's infrastructures," said EMC's executive vice president Art Coviello, Jr. And exacerbating the problem, he said,...
RSA 2012: Security Engineers Seek Prophecy in Mick Jagger, Aretha Franklin

When The Kids Of Major Label Execs Get Accused Of Infringement...

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You may know the name Jimmy Iovine. He's the head of Interscope Records, one of Universal Music's most important subsidiaries (if not the most important one). Not surprisingly, Iovine has a bit of a history of being something of a copyright maximalist. A few years back, he specifically called out...
When The Kids Of Major Label Execs Get Accused Of Infringement...
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Now playing: Mick Jagger, Paul McCartney, Artie Shaw, Yoko Ono

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If you’re a music historian or just love music, you need to check out a set of interviews now available via streaming from the Library of Congress. The conversations were taped in the mid to late 1980s by Joe Smith, a former DJ and retired music business executive, and run...
Now playing: Mick Jagger, Paul McCartney, Artie Shaw, Yoko Ono

How Kate Spade Uses Pinterest For Marketing

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Kate Spade, the bag and apparel designer, recently launched a Pinterest account. Like a lot of brands, the company realizes that Pinterest is suddenly big, particularly with women, and driving a huge amount of traffic. Rather than pin products that Kate Spade sells, the brand's marketing department has been...
How Kate Spade Uses Pinterest For Marketing

Book Claims Angelina Jolie and Sir Mick Jagger’s Fling

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Book Claims Angelina Jolie and Sir Mick Jagger’s Fling
What Would You Look Like As An Early Hominid?

Two Stones tickets for £23,500? That gives me no satisfaction

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There was no rip-off selling at the Olympics, so why can't they clamp down on rock concerts?You can still buy tickets for this month's Rolling Stones 50th anniversary gigs in London, according to breezy radio adverts from a company called StubHub. So I logged on to have a look, and...
Two Stones tickets for £23,500? That gives me no satisfaction

Instagram worth a half billion? Sure, and I’m Mick Jagger

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I’ve kept quiet on Instagram mostly because I have better things to do than mock apps that people masquerade as companies, but this is too much: Photo-Sharing App Instagram Close To Raising $40M At $500M Valuation-Fundraising Comes Despite Skepticism About Revenue Potential –WSJ — CNBC (@CNBC) March 8, 2012 That tweet made...
Instagram worth a half billion? Sure, and I’m Mick Jagger

April Fools' Day: glass-bottomed planes and a Rolling Stones camping trip

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Media take annual chance to demonstrate their hilarity with 1 April stories that are just too far-fetched to be true - or are they?Guardian readers taking off their Guardian Goggles - the revolutionary web-connected glasses the paper claimed to have produced to immerse users in its journalism - to flick...
April Fools' Day: glass-bottomed planes and a Rolling Stones camping trip

Alan Turing: the short, brilliant life and tragic death of an enigma

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Codebreaker and mathematician Alan Turing's legacy comes to life in a Science Museum exhibitionA German Enigma coding machine on loan from Mick Jagger and a 1950 computer with less calculating power than a smartphone but which was once the fastest in the world, are among the star objects in a...
Alan Turing: the short, brilliant life and tragic death of an enigma

Shorter cuts: news doesn't get any smaller

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The battle of the Steve Jobs biopics, Mick Jagger's appreciation of Boris Johnson and a kids' tribute to the Beastie BoysHotline to the stars Russell Brand is clearly ancient history. Keith Vaz, starstruck chair of the Commons home affairs committee, is now planning to speak to Joan Collins about her...
Shorter cuts: news doesn't get any smaller
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