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Learning the Tao of Toad the Wet Sprocket, geek to geek

Crave's Eric Mack has spent a lifetime geeking out over Toad the Wet Sprocket. Here's what it was like for him sitting down with lead singer Glen Phillips to talk about life and the band's new Kickstarter-funded album.

By August 18, 2014

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Hilarious Weird Al music videos skewer Yelp reviews, twerking

Everyone's favorite purveyor of parodies, Weird Al Yankovic, debuts eight videos in eight days to promote his new album "Mandatory Fun." They live up to the name.

By July 17, 2014

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Apple's new iPhone 5S ad: Complete with song about oh, really?

A pulsating new ad for the iPhone 5s trumpets its power. Its musical accompaniment is "Gigantic" by the Pixies -- which is about, well, try guessing.

By April 23, 2014

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

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

By February 16, 2014

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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 September 8, 2013

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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 August 3, 2012

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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 March 22, 2012

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Palm Pixi Plus

The Palm Pixi Plus isn't fancy or powerful, but it offers first-time smartphone buyers a nice range of features and ease of use at an affordable price.

June 2, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 2, 2010
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AT&T Palm Pixi Plus (photos)

The petite WebOS smartphone makes it way to AT&T. See CNET's hands-on photos of the Palm Pixi Plus.

7 Images By June 3, 2010

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Palm Pre Plus, Pixi Plus head to U.K.

U.K.-based wireless operator O2 will start offering the two smartphones on May 28.

By May 19, 2010