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A promotion for the first anniversary of Google's streaming stick includes three months of All Access streaming music and cuts the $35 dongle's price to virtually $5.
Chris LaRosa, the product manager in charge of Google's music platform on YouTube, is the second person to leave that post in the past year.
The 21st Century Fox bid for its rival goes nowhere as Time Warner indicates Fox could never muster an acceptable offer. Still, investors take a shine to Time Warner shares.
Madefire unveils its Android app, along with a "Print" feature to store local copies of your comics, and a "Create" tool for all those aspiring Jack Kirby's on DeviantArt.
The startup will be the streaming-music service for top music TV company Viacom, directly providing the tunes on MTV, CMT, and VH1 apps and websites.
The Internet's biggest radio service swung to a solid profit, but crimped earnings guidance coupled with dribbling active-listener growth stoked a share sell-off.
The terms of service for Amazon's new e-book subscription offering mean uncertainty for self-published Kindle authors, whose work is automatically rolled into the program.
Springpad takes time to set up, but once you find how it works for you, it's a fantastic free tool for staying organized.
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While they'll cost you $50 more, Audioengine A2+ multimedia speakers improve on an already great product (the A2) with slightly better sound when hooked up to your computer via a new USB connection.
The Audiophiliac says forget the tech and enjoy music wherever you can.