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Co-founder of Grooveshark found dead in home, aged 28

Sad news came out of Gainesville Florida yesterday as it was reported that Grooveshark co-founder, Joshua Greenberg was found dead in his home.


When sleeping between a rock and a hard place, do nothing.

As more cities in America go bankrupt, file for bankruptcy, or are just


Ellen Pao steps down as interim CEO of reddit while Steve Huffman returns

As detailed in "The Fall Of the house of Reddit", Ellen Pao's short tenure as interim CEO was filled with administrators leaving, being fired, unfulfilled promises and a petition with over 200,000 signatures asking for Pao to st


Googles new "real-time trends" for journalists should be targeted by lobbyists

Why settle for just publishing rumours found on twitter, when we can have journalism based on metarumours, i.e., rumours about rumours, thanks to Googles "biggest expansion of Google trends since 2012" as


Buzzfeed knows everything about you thanks to Google, Facebook & Quizzes

Have you ever used the Ghostery add on? You install it in your browser of choice, and it'll show you a list of each ad tracking script or widget on the web page that watches you.


Slow clap for Jack White's defense of TIDAL

It's bad enough no one wants to support music culture any more. Not even by downloading music.


Spotify finds more partners to inflate its subscription rates

First Spotify partnered with Sony, putting the streaming service on Playstations.


Google, NPR, Pandora join Trojan Horse organization to help artists

Another day, another group of big data and evil corporations trying to influence public policy by lying to you. This new one is called Mic-Coalition. Pronounced "Mike," as in Microphone, as in "give the people a voice." Well, what voice do they want to have, and who exactly are these people?


Garbage In, Garbage out.

Have you heard about Pat Pope?


EDM Artists: Your turn to get exploited.

Hey EDM artists: Were you ever just sitting around after a successful gig and wondering, man, I just wish there was a way I could have an Ex-Cops McDonald's experience?