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Spotify, you make my streams come true (AKA, the making of my musical wonderland)

Commentary: A lifelong music lover, I've found that Spotify's streaming service is the best way to hear the songs I love most. To me, music services like this count among the most exciting technological achievements today.

By November 28, 2015


Kazaa 3

With blaring ads, bundled spyware, and limited searches, Kazaa 3 is one free P2P client you should avoid.

By January 24, 2006

1.5 stars Editors' rating January 24, 2006

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Taylor Swift is right: Spotify should lose its free music option

Spotify offers a free music tier that delivers a good portion of the service's paid subscription version. And that's exactly the problem.

By May 2, 2015


Rdio revamps itself for streaming-music newbies

Aiming to step out of the shadow of Spotify, Pandora and Apple's iTunes Radio, 4-year-old Rdio beefs up its free radiolike service and designs a warmer welcome for the uninitiated.

By September 3, 2014


CEO: Rdio's problem? Not enough people use Rdio (Q&A)

Rdio may be small, but new Chief Executive Anthony Bay tells CNET he's already planning for when it's big in his first interview since taking over as head of the streaming music service.

By February 8, 2014


iTunes claims 25B total downloads, 15B since 2010

Apple's digital music store shows no signs of slowing down, even in the face of new competition from the likes of Pandora and Spotify.

By February 6, 2013


Kazaa 2.0

Kazaa has a decent set of file-swapping tools, but watch out for adware, paid listings, and for-fee downloads.

By September 25, 2002

4 stars Editors' rating September 25, 2002

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In MP3tunes copyright case, EMI wants CEO's assets

MP3tunes.com founder Michael Robertson asks a federal court to dispose of copyright suit EMI filed against the music service and him personally. Judge says nothing doing.

By June 25, 2012


Skype co-founder wants to give you free mobile broadband

Backed by Niklas Zennstrom, the industry disruptor behind Skype, FreedomPop selects Clearwire for its new free mobile broadband service.

By February 15, 2012


Pro-copyright group takes SOPA to task

When defending intellectual property rights, the influential Heritage Foundation often sounds like it's channeling Hollywood lobbyists. But not when it comes to the Stop Online Piracy Act.

By December 21, 2011