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per-capita music spending

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Speak, toy! Welcome to the age of chatting with your teddy bear

Elemental Path and ToyTalk hope to pioneer interactive toys. But will kids and parents want Internet-connected Barbies and dinosaurs?

By May 23, 2015

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Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV

Which has the most apps? Which has the coolest features? Which one is the best? The most popular streamers all have their merits, so we'll help you decide which box is right for you.

By March 9, 2015

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Well, look at that: Spotify launches video

The world's largest subscription music service retools itself for broader appeal with new types of entertainment like videos and podcasts, as it prepares to fend off an expected rival from Apple.

By May 20, 2015

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Amazon Prime members spend hundreds more than nonmembers

Subscribers to Amazon's service in the US lay out $1,500 a year on average, more than twice the $625 spent by non-Prime shoppers, new research shows.

By January 27, 2015

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PayPal to protect purchases of Uber rides, digital music

On July 1, the payment-services company will start offering buyer protections for services, e-books, software downloads, digital music and much more.

By April 30, 2015

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All those 'Likes' don't add up to real fans, Facebook exec warns brands

How can a brand reach genuine fans on Facebook and persuade them to go to a show, buy a product or otherwise support the brand? By paying, says Facebook's Niall Fagan.

By May 21, 2015

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Internet ad spending to overtake TV in '16, research firm predicts

Forrester Research also predicts that annual spending on online ads in the US will top $100 billion in 2019, as advertisers follow consumer habits.

By November 4, 2014

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Amiga classic Wings soars to Android and iOS

Fully remastered with updated graphics and music, the beloved World War I game is more than just a trip down memory lane.

By May 1, 2015

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After a string of losses, Sony sees good times ahead for profit

The company lost 126 billion yen ($1.05 billion) in the fiscal year ended in March, but it expects to turn that around with a 140 billion yen profit next fiscal year.

By April 30, 2015

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Netflix rival Sky: I don't know if anybody is watching 'Marco Polo', do you?

UK broadcaster Sky reckons viewers still want television the old-fashioned way, as opposed to Netflix's data-driven commissioning.

By April 29, 2015