194 Results for

free-music movement


Week in review: Movement on mobile front

AT&T overhauls smartphone pricing as we know it, while bigwigs at a tech conference focus on phones, tablets, and everything in between. Also: awaiting another Jobs keynote.

By June 4, 2010


Archbishop Desmond Tutu a fan of free music

Nobel Prize winner has become a spokesman for SOS Records, a new free-music label that plans to let users decide which acts it signs.

By May 6, 2008


Power Shorts: Shake your rear to charge your gear

At the ginormous Glastonbury music fest, it's all about dancing and other such kinetics. Vodafone supplies shorts that turn movement into power, and sleeping bags that do the same with body heat.

By June 14, 2013


Richard Stallman: Break free of e-book 'chains'

His views rile up plenty of people, but the free-software movement founder raises real concerns about e-book restrictions. Taxing ISPs isn't the solution, though.

By June 7, 2011


Yelle, 'Je Veux Te Voir': Free MP3 of the Day

Fronting a fashiony, stylish movement that embraces the DIY aesthetics of punk and seeks to move the dance floor, Yelle's sound begs to be added to your party playlist. Download a free MP3 of "Je Veux Te Voir" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By July 4, 2008


Turn found sounds into sweet music with Sequence

Transform the sound of an espresso steaming or a bike chain clicking into cool compositions with a new app from Incident.

By May 14, 2014


Amazon Fire Phone: Was $200, now just 99 cents

Now that's discount pricing: Amazon slashes the price of its debut smartphone to just a dollar, or 1/200th of what it had cost on a two-year plan.

By September 8, 2014


Buzz Out Loud 1258: Plants vs. Lasers (podcast)

Look for Brian Tong's new movement on Facebook: pain-ray-free produce. But the rest of us actually think it's kind of cool that the government pain-ray has been re-tasked to warm freezing plants. Also, the Supreme Court has finally ruled in the Bilski patent case, giving us a relatively non-destructive moderate decision. ACTA is ramping up again, and we make a date to go see "The Social Network."

By June 28, 2010


Make your mirror sound like a xylophone with Mogees

Kickstarter project Mogees lets you compose music from a table, toaster, tricycle, or virtually any other object, like a modern-day Mozart.

By February 18, 2014


Amazon Fire Phone's biggest features: New or not?

CNET looks at six of the most hyped features on Amazon's Fire Phone and tells just how new they really are.

By June 19, 2014