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Sony to take another look at ad-supported music streaming

Chief financial officer says that Sony, owner of one of the world's three major labels, needs to evaluate what kind of value it's getting in allowing catalog music to be streamed for free.

By November 18, 2014

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Attention, artists: Streaming music is the inescapable future. Embrace it

Music's bedrock business will be selling access to streams, not ownership of tunes. So what does that mean for the artists you love? It should be music to their ears.

By November 14, 2014

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Oculus warns rivals not to 'poison the well' with VR kit that makes us sick

Oculus founder Brendan Iribe says he showed Oculus Rift to Sony, and challenged rivals to "make yours the same or better."

By November 4, 2014

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Spotify to Taylor Swift: Please 'stay stay stay'

Spotify regretfully removes Swift's songs from its service after receiving a request from the pop star and her management team.

By November 3, 2014

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Almost half of adults on the Net have experienced online harassment -- survey

A new study from Pew Research shows just how widespread online abuse has become.

By October 22, 2014

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Sony chairman Howard Stringer will retire in June

The ex-chief executive will step down in June, to pursue some mysterious new opportunities he didn't divulge.

By March 10, 2013

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Sony Chairman Howard Stringer to retire in June

Nearly a year after the company replaced him as CEO, Stringer announces he will step down from the board of directors in June.

By March 8, 2013

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New Zealand secretly built spying program, report says

The New Zealand government constructed a mass surveillance program as part of the 'Five Eyes' international data-sharing network, despite public denial of the surveillance, says Edward Snowden.

By September 15, 2014

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Paul McCartney releases five albums as extra-packed apps

Five Paul McCartney and Wings albums have been released as apps that are packed with extras for less than their iTunes equivalents. Thumbs up!

By July 16, 2014

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Apple hears the music on subscriptions with Beats. Now what?

After years turning up its nose at subscription music, Apple changes its tune with the Beats acquisition. What does it mean? Jimmy Iovine, for one.

By May 28, 2014