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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 Mar. 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 Mar. 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 Jan. 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 Jul. 23, 2012

Editors' Take

Nikon Df (Body Only

With its new "classically styled" camera, Nikon hopes to woo still photographers saddled with dusty collections of old lenses, and eBay trollers.

Nov. 4, 2013

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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 Dec. 8, 2011

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With Passport phone, BlackBerry says it's hip to be square

The struggling smartphone maker offers up its reasons for providing a square-screened phone in a rectangular world.

By Jul. 8, 2014

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Dual Core rocks the 'nerdcore' hip hop stylings (Q&A)

Due to a typo, this story originally misstated the source of Int Eighty's name.

By Mar. 28, 2011