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Celebrities may be the face of the music streaming war, but the real battle is much deeper

Apple Music has a new ad. It features Taylor Swift falling off a treadmill.<p>“Man, I hate cardio,” the singer complains, before stepping into a light jog, rapping some Drake lyrics, and then making an over-the-top sprawl for the floor. The minute-long endeavor—aside from being ever so slightly …

How to record phone calls on iPhone, no jailbreak or additional apps required

Apple’s gone to great lengths to guarantee the privacy of your phone calls. For instance, when you call someone or receive a call, audio from the …

Taylor Swift falls flat on her face in new Apple Music ad

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>There was a time when Taylor Swift wanted Apple to fall on its face.<p>Cupertino wasn't going to pay artists royalties during the three-month trial period of Apple Music. (La Swift won the fight, of …

Spotify experiences hour-long outage

Spotify experiences hour-long blackout<p>Starting at around midnight Pacific time, many of Spotify’s 100 million users reported that they could not …

This week’s top stories: iPhone SE & iPad Pro 9.7 reviews, iOS 9.3 troubles, iPhone 7 leaks, & Apple’s 40th b-day

Apple’s 40th birthday week came alongside some troubles for iOS 9.3, as our top stories this week surrounded a number of bugs, fixes and responses from Apple related to iOS 9.3 problems and the fix with the release of iOS 9.3.1.<p>But those issues were balanced out by our excitement over our first …

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What Do Americans Want Most From Streaming Music? 'Control'

What do people using streaming services want the most when they decide where they will go for their listening needs? Is it choice? That one certain album they can’t get anywhere else? According to a report by MusicWatch, a consumer research firm that specializes in the music industry, there are a …

Viewsroom: Pandora putsch, MetLife slam, M&A scam

The music-streaming service picks a golden-oldie CEO, while the mega-insurer sheds its too-big-to-fail tag. Plus: Even Wall Street pros can fall prey to determined swindlers. <br>Subscribe to Viewsroom on iTunes

Has Spotify won the music streaming wars?

LOS ANGELES - Has Spotify won the music subscription wars?<p>With a new deal for $1 billion in financing looming, the service is far, far ahead of rivals, with 30 million paid monthly subscribers to its offering of on-demand music for $9.99 monthly. Apple Music, which will turn 1 year old in June, is …

What Pandora's New CEO Means For Investors

TIM WESTERGREN. SOURCE: FLICKR/TECHCRUNCH<p>As the field of music streaming options continues to expand, pioneer <b>Pandora Media</b> is "100 percent committed" to growth. That's the phrasing the company used when it announced founder Tim Westergren would take over for Brian McAndrews as CEO effective …

Spotify has a clever plan to make more money from 'superfans'

The session was set up by Spotify, but it wasn't part of a traditional contest or lottery. The set-up was part of a larger plan Spotify has to help artists use data to identify their most passionate fans. And this push has big implications for the future of making money as a musician, Spotify's Jim …

Serato Releases an App that Automates House Party DJing

It's for those times when "no one wants to be the guy up there DJing to five people."<p>Music software company, Serato, released its newest program today aimed not at gear geeks, but at house party hosts—an app that does the DJing for you.The New Zealand-based company manufactures some of the most …

The After Math: This is a joke, right?

Oh man, get a look at these clownholes.<p>April Fools Day was Friday, capping off a week of news that seemed too good to be true -- or, at least too ridiculous to be taken seriously. From drink-delivering drone caddies and off-road rollerblades to movie theater gimmicks and hilariously overpriced …

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Marketers should stop relying on hover rate

Scott Knoll Contributor<p>Scott Knoll is CEO of Integral Ad Science.<p>For many, the promise of digital advertising is the wealth of information that comes with every impression they buy. However, all this data becomes virtually useless when marketers employ the wrong success metrics for their …

8 Books Jeff Bezos Thinks Every Boss Should Buy

Amazon's CEO gives his recommendations for world's best business books.<p>Previous posts have brought you Bill Gates’s summer reading suggestions, Elon Musk’s must-reads, the books that Steve Jobs liked, and Warren Buffett's reading list for would-be billionaires.<p>With Amazon celebrating its 20th …

A Tour of Machine Learning Algorithms - MoData

Link to Machine Learning Mastery: A tour of machine learning algorithms<p>After we understand the type of machine learning problem we are working with, …