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hip-hop

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'First billionaire in hip-hop' Dre boasts of Apple-Beats deal on Facebook

Appearing to confirm rumours of a $3.2 billion Apple buyout, Beats co-founder says Forbes' rich list has changed "in a big way".

By May 9, 2014

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Which hip-hop artists know more words than Shakespeare?

A data scientist studied how the vocabularies of popular hip-hop artists stack up against the Bard. The results are awesome.

By May 7, 2014

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Yo, 'Game of Thrones' raps: Official hip-hop mix tape coming

"Game of Thrones" is about to get down with the release of a free mix tape of rap, hip-hop, and Latin artists laying down tracks for the realm.

By March 5, 2014

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Retro gaming rap: Mario gets hard-core hip-hop makeover

What happens when you mix Mobb Deep and Mario? You get a jangly, hip-hoppy good time full of curse words and retro gaming sound effects.

By March 5, 2013

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Hip-hop legend Russell Simmons talks post-racial America

Music mogul and entrepreneur Russell Simmons speaks about ADD, his new original content YouTube channel, which aims to move culture forward.

By January 8, 2013

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Ben Horowitz: Fueling the tech boom and learning from hip-hop

q&a The combination of mobile, cloud and social has the entrepreneur-turned-venture capitalist more optimistic than ever.

By July 23, 2012

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DHS abruptly abandons copyright seizure of hip-hop blog

U.S. government's high-profile attempt to shut down DaJaz1.com ends with Homeland Security abandoning the case, which it had tried to conduct in secret.

By December 8, 2011

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50 Cent and Ludacris go head-to-head in hip-hop headphone beef

The latest hip-hop beef has spilled into the world of technology. Rappers 50 Cent and Ludacris have traded their gats for cans and squared up in a war of headphones.

By January 10, 2011

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Retro groove might be hippest 'Game of Thrones' theme cover yet

Channeling Saul Bass, one of the world's greatest movie credit creators, a YouTuber produces an entrancing cover of the HBO show's opening tune.

By September 3, 2014

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Amazon, T-Mobile test limits of unlimited cloud media

Commentary: With their new all-you-can-eat offerings on storage and streaming, the firms could be positioning themselves as market leaders, at least in the long term.

By June 21, 2014