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I'll pass on the Pixies LP, but here's 10 bucks

CNET News.com's Caroline McCarthy, a former record store junkie, freaks out over the fact that her favorite hometown music hub now has no relevant place in her life.

By Apr. 11, 2008


Poll: Live vs. recorded music -- what's better?

As always, opinions vary, but what's your preference?

By Feb. 16, 2014


Top 6 sites for buying FLAC music

If you're looking to buy lossless music in FLAC format, from indie to classical to jazz, here are our favorite sites.

By Oct. 15, 2012


Why is the engineer who recorded Nirvana still using analog tape?

The Audiophiliac interviews the great Steve Albini, who not only made his name with legendary bands, he loves recording local talent!

By Sep. 8, 2013


The future of concert ticketing

An experiment by Topspin and the Pixies for a couple of U.K. concerts demonstrates that in the future many acts won't need ticket brokers or promoters.

By Jul. 29, 2010


Nearly a tenth of Facebook profiles are fake

Dogs and duplicates are diluting the potency of ZuckerbergVille, as Facebook owns up to 83 million fake profiles on its network.

By Aug. 3, 2012


Why is eBay logo in Whitman ad?

In Meg Whitman's campaign ad for governor of California, the eBay logo appears on screen. Is eBay OK with this? And if so, why?

By Mar. 8, 2010


Why Facebook works people far too hard

An infographic from Glassdoor suggests that the biggest gripe from Facebook employees is the long hours. And lo and behold, research shows that working more than 40 hours a week simply isn't productive.

By Mar. 22, 2012


MoFi remasters, perfects LP sound

Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab has been perfecting the art of pressing vinyl since 1977. Their SACDs and CDs are pretty special, too.

By Apr. 29, 2010


MOG looks and sounds good, but has big gaps

New subscription service offers on-demand streaming of more than six million songs for $5 a month. It's got some great features, but gaps in song selection are too big to ignore.

By Dec. 2, 2009