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Correction: Streaming-music royalty rates

This story originally misstated the amounts said to be paid to the indie music labels. Apple reportedly will pay out 0.13 cent in the first year each time a song is played and 0.14 cent in the second year, while Pandora reportedly pays out 0.12 cent. That is, payments per song play are in the hundredths of a penny.

By Jun. 27, 2013


Apple said to be enticing indie labels for iTunes Radio

After securing the major music labels, it appears Apple wants to make deals with independent labels. And, the pay doesn't seem too shabby.

By Jun. 26, 2013


BT and EE get most complaints, say they're 'disappointed'

BT, EE and TalkTalk are among the most complained-about companies for pay-TV, broadband, mobile and landlines, according to Ofcom.

By Dec. 13, 2013


'Digital Grotesque': Computers design gorgeous 3D-printed room

Project aims to defy architectural conventions with an elaborate, 3D-printed baroque grotto designed almost entirely by algorithms.

By Sep. 18, 2013

Editors' Take

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX70 (Silver)

Sony announces Cyber-shot TX200V, DSC-WX70

By Mar. 28, 2013


Microsoft's Surface isn't quite taking over the Web, study shows

A survey shows that users of Microsoft's tablet generate only 0.13 percent of North American tablet traffic, indicating slow initial uptake of the device by consumers.

By Dec. 11, 2012


Neato XV Essential

This robot vacuum is a whopping $320 less than the iRobot Roomba 880 and performed similarly well. However, its cheap filter makes it hard to use -- if you want a Neato, stick with the $399 XV Signature or the $449 XV Signature Pro.

By Jan. 29, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jan. 29, 2014

MSRP: $379.00


The iPhone is the most reliable handset, study says

Apple's handset has topped a study, being three times as reliable as Samsung's Galaxy range.

By Feb. 25, 2013


Need power? Rub some plastic together

Do you remember the old adage of rubbing two sticks together to create fire? Meet the 21st century version.

By Jul. 9, 2012


Infinuvo Hovo 510

If you have hardwood floors (and no pets), you'll likely be more than happy with just how well the Hovo performs. Just don't expect Roomba-level design or smarts.

By Feb. 21, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 21, 2014