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Spotify: Sean Parker's Napster 2.0updated: Wed Jul 11 2012 11:24:00

Napster founder Sean Parker explains how Spotify is accomplishing what Napster never could.

Fitness and social media: Don't overdo itupdated: Wed Jun 20 2012 09:43:00

It's summer, and months after you made that vow to finally get fit, healthy and bikini-ready, you're actually going at it, sweating it up at the gym or jogging around your 'hood before work.

Top 4 gadgets for the family road tripupdated: Tue Jun 19 2012 20:05:00

Tech expert Marc Saltzman and CNN's Fredricka Whitfield discuss the top four gadgets for family road trips.

Young listeners opting to stream, not own musicupdated: Fri Jun 15 2012 11:47:00

For Camille Kim, music is life.

Facebook hits Wall Street, web ponders its fateupdated: Fri May 18 2012 10:23:00

As the stock market opened Friday with a ring of the bell by Mark Zuckerberg, all eyes were on Facebook -- the social media Megalodon he nursed from a dorm-room project to one of Wall Street's hottest prospects ever.

Spotify Play Button brings music to blogs, websitesupdated: Wed Apr 11 2012 13:47:00

Spotify is letting bloggers and website managers embed songs from its vast music library for free.

A new reason to stay off the Web at workupdated: Sat Apr 07 2012 06:48:00

When Procter & Gamble shut down some access to the Internet this week, it wasn't to keep employees from messing around on Facebook or crafting personal e-mails on company time.

10 top road trip appsupdated: Tue Mar 13 2012 17:18:00

Spring breaks are starting up across the country, which means it's the beginning of road trip season.

Bad at sharing? Try these 3 social networksupdated: Thu Mar 08 2012 18:22:00

Sharing is a wonderful thing -- when executed correctly. It's super fun to share hugs (when they are wanted, it's important to note), delicious desserts and interesting, thought-provoking books but not so fun to share colds, STDs and/or upsetting, possibly dangerous secrets.

CNNMoney: Expensive is the new cheapupdated: Thu Mar 08 2012 08:18:00

One of the biggest mistakes an investor can make is getting all worked up about the share price of a stock.

How to kill time without your phoneupdated: Tue Feb 28 2012 16:01:00

During one's bustling life there are a collection of moments -- fragments out of time -- that afford one a sense of slow-down reflection. A kind of reprieve from the mania that is living.

Myspace gains 1 million users, touts more music than Spotifyupdated: Mon Feb 13 2012 11:26:00

Maybe Justin Timberlake and friends weren't so crazy after all.

Just Google it! Questions dumb people ask onlineupdated: Wed Jan 25 2012 15:56:00

The online realm is replete with a vast cornucopia of information, just waiting to provide the hungry masses with nourishing nuggets of knowledge -- or (as in "The Hunger Games") scary-ass weapons of mass destruction.

The new goal: Must-tweet TVupdated: Mon Jan 16 2012 13:56:00

I watched the Golden Globes on Sunday night. Live. On TV.

Google search undergoes 'most radical transformation ever'updated: Tue Jan 10 2012 12:01:00

Google search is about to get way more personal.

CNNMoney: Digital music sales top physical salesupdated: Thu Jan 05 2012 17:47:00

The times they are a-changin'. For the first time in history, digital music sales topped the physical sale of music.

Spotify founder: I'm not music industry's savior updated: Thu Dec 08 2011 14:55:00

Daniel Ek founded the music-streaming service Spotify in his native Sweden in 2006 and launched it to the public two years later. The service now has more than 10 million users in 12 countries.

Tech Check: Cyber Monday and Spotify appsupdated: Fri Dec 02 2011 16:17:00

On this week's Tech Check podcast, Doug Gross, John Sutter and Stephanie Goldberg take a look at the digital rush of mass consumption that is "Cyber Monday."

CNNMoney: Today is Napster's last day of existenceupdated: Wed Nov 30 2011 16:10:00

Napster, the music-industry scourge that blazed a trail that led to modern digital music services, is about to head off into its final good night.

CNNMoney: Spotify wants to be a platform -- like Facebookupdated: Wed Nov 30 2011 14:42:00

Streaming music service Spotify wants to be more than a music app: It's aiming to be a platform for everything you would ever want to read, see, do or share around the music that fills your days.

CNNMoney: Why Klout scores are possibly evilupdated: Tue Nov 15 2011 07:55:00

John Scalzi is the author of Old Man's War and other science fiction novels. He runs a blog, Whatever, where this commentary originally appeared.

CNNMoney: Facebook's Ticker broadcasts everything you doupdated: Thu Sep 29 2011 14:43:00

Go install streaming music app Spotify on Facebook. Now brace yourself for a flood of comments and quips about your musical tastes -- including the track you fired up just seconds ago.

The internet's billionaire entrepreneurupdated: Tue Sep 27 2011 11:06:00

Facebook's first president and the co-founder of Napster, Sean Parker, discusses his next move. CNN's Dan Simon reports.

Internet pioneer Sean Parker: 'I'm blazing a new path'updated: Tue Sep 27 2011 11:06:00

At 31, Sean Parker has a lot more going for him than Justin Timberlake.

With Facebook, streaming music lowers barriersupdated: Mon Sep 26 2011 09:40:00

When Spotify debuted in the U.S. two months ago, the streaming-music service was starkly different from its competitors.

5 features missing from Facebook Musicupdated: Mon Sep 26 2011 07:49:00

First, some perspective: Even after yesterday's big Facebook f8 hullabaloo, people will still listen to and discover music without Facebook, as hard as that might be to believe right now, given all the attention paid to the social network's shift into media sharing, which suddenly made Twitter look like the stripped-down communications protocol it has always been.

With 'real-time' apps, Facebook is always watchingupdated: Fri Sep 23 2011 15:23:00

A couple years ago, a Microsoft researcher named Gordon Bell embarked on a personal experiment: He would wear a video camera around his neck all the time and keep this "life recorder" always turned on, so it would record everything he did.

Facebook unveils 'Timeline' featureupdated: Fri Sep 23 2011 15:23:00

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg announces the new Timeline feature at the f8 developers conference.

Facebook revamps site with 'Timeline' and real-time appsupdated: Thu Sep 22 2011 20:56:00

Facebook wants to hear your life story.

CNNMoney: Facebook wants to be your music platformupdated: Wed Sep 21 2011 14:10:00

As Facebook edges toward the billion-users mark, an entire ecosystem that has grown up in its wake -- including developers, partners, advertisers and rivals -- is waiting to hear what's next. They'll get answers Thursday at f8, Facebook's annual developer conference.

Facebook to launch profile redesign updated: Tue Sep 20 2011 08:10:00

Facebook plans to roll out a major redesign of user profiles at its f8 developer conference this week, Mashable has learned.

CNNMoney: Turntable.fm lands $7 million for 24/7 streaming music clubupdated: Tue Sep 13 2011 15:29:00

Turntable.fm, one of the tech scene's most-buzzed about startups, has opened its online music venue to the public.

Spotify gets Pandora-style Web interfaceupdated: Thu Sep 08 2011 08:38:00

Millions of prayers have just been answered. Spotify has been granted a Pandora-esque web radio interface called Echofi. But not by the company itself -- it's been built by coder Andy Smith, who's also the brains behind Spotibot.

How the hottest startups got their namesupdated: Tue Sep 06 2011 08:10:00

There are no rules to naming a startup. And most entrepreneurs do assume that the name they choose will change before their businesses really start to gain momentum.

Facebook to launch music platform with Spotify, MOG and Rdioupdated: Wed Aug 31 2011 16:56:00

Facebook intends to launch its long-rumored music service next month with Spotify, MOG and Rdio as three of the company's launch partners, Mashable has learned.

Best economy-class innovationsupdated: Mon Aug 22 2011 15:22:00

New Yorker Marsha Sharpe, 31, travels constantly for her corporate music business SongDivision -- logging trips to Turkey, South Africa and across America. But she's no longer flying business class. "Economy has become the new black," says Sharpe.

Play the nonscary 'social stock market'updated: Tue Aug 16 2011 16:32:00

If last week's volatile stock market was too much to bear, maybe it's time to start trading your friends, and strangers, based on their Facebook updates and how much they tweet.

Do people really care how their gadgets sound?updated: Fri Aug 12 2011 11:35:00

HTC is making a $300 million bet that people want cell phones capable of producing high-quality audio. But will it pay off?

Obsessions: I'm a '90s revivalistupdated: Fri Aug 05 2011 12:23:00

This statement is going to infuriate the anti-nostalgic: I think I might be a '90s revivalist. Consider the past few weeks' activity.

What makes Spotify different? A brief guide to online musicupdated: Fri Aug 05 2011 07:48:00

Ever since online music service Spotify launched in the United States last month, it has caused about as much confusion as it has excitement.

Move over iTunes, Spotify's in townupdated: Fri Aug 05 2011 07:48:00

Would you rather buy or rent your music? With 15 million songs, Spotify's digital music service could rival iTunes.

Spotify founder: Future of music is access, not ownershipupdated: Thu Jul 21 2011 17:37:00

Spotify founder Daniel Ek said Thursday he has been "overwhelmed" by the response to the U.S. debut of his music-streaming service and hopes to attract 50 million users stateside within a year.

Tech Check podcast: Is Spotify all that?updated: Fri Jul 15 2011 10:29:00

On this week's Tech Check podcast, CNN's tech team discusses the hot European music service Spotify, which swam across the pond to the United States this week. Get our tips for using this service, which is available for free only by invitation for now but will launch to the broader public in coming weeks.

Spotify to challenge iTunesupdated: Fri Jul 15 2011 07:14:00

Spotify launches the much-hyped U.S. version of its music-streaming service after years of delays and negotiations.

Spotify music-streaming service launches in U.S.updated: Fri Jul 15 2011 07:14:00

The hottest music venue in Europe opened its doors on Thursday morning to a select group in the United States.

Spotify makes U.S. debutupdated: Fri Jul 15 2011 07:13:00

Ken Parks, Chief Content Officer for Spotify on the U.S. launch for Europe's most popular music streaming service.

What's this Spotify thing all about?updated: Fri Jul 15 2011 07:13:00

It's hard to escape buzz about Spotify this week -- especially since Britney Spears and others are "so excited" about it.

5 ways Google+ could steal music fans from Facebookupdated: Thu Jul 07 2011 08:18:00

Google's social network, Google+, is late. Facebook has a big lead, having ousted MySpace, which in turn deposed Friendster, the site that started us all on this path towards recreating our social fabric as a network of connected personal nodes.

CNNMoney: Streaming music service Spotify to launch in the U.S.updated: Wed Jul 06 2011 14:38:00

Popular European music sharing service Spotify is coming to the United States, the company confirmed Wednesday.

Reading apps sell subscriptions to fuzzy feelingsupdated: Mon Jun 13 2011 07:00:00

Marco Arment's salesmanship could use some work.

Sony launches music-streaming service in U.S.updated: Thu Feb 17 2011 22:48:00

With MTV now focused less on music and more on hard-partying Italian-Americans from New Jersey beaches, Sony sees an opportunity to bring music back into the living room.

Will Spotify have gaps in its U.S. 'digital jukebox?'updated: Mon Dec 13 2010 07:53:00

Spotify, a music streaming service that's making waves in Europe, continues to face hurdles with its oft-delayed U.S. launch.

Report: Google Music to combine cloud storage with downloadsupdated: Thu Sep 16 2010 08:23:00

The details of Google's long-rumored music service are starting to leak out, setting the scene for the launch of a cloud-based storage locker that users could keep their music in and stream it from anywhere.

CNNMoney: Apple faces iTunes threat from overseasupdated: Tue May 04 2010 12:37:00

Just as every smart phone claiming to be an "iPhone killer" has failed to dethrone Apple's iPhone, every so-called "iTunes killer" has so far fallen short of expectations.

Is online piracy a good thing?updated: Fri Apr 17 2009 12:43:00

Lawmakers have come to a decision in Sweden's landmark copyright case, finding the four men behind one of the world's most popular file-sharing sites, The Pirate Bay guilty of collaborating to violate copyright law and jailing them for a year.

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