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Spotify CEO speaks out on Taylor Swift albums boycott: 'I'm really frustrated'

Spotify chief executive Daniel Ek has responded to Taylor Swift’s decision to remove her albums from the streaming service with a blog post tackling what he describes as the “myths” of streaming music.<p>“We started Spotify because we love music and piracy was killing it. So all the talk swirling …

Alibaba Just Sold More Than $9 Billion in Goods in One Day

The $9.3 billion total dwarfs the $3.6 billion that U.S. shoppers spent online last year on both Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined.<p>Gross sales across Alibaba Group’s consumer shopping sites surpassed $9.3 billion over the last 24 hours on what is the company’s biggest sale day of the year. The …

GOOGLE EXEC: Here's Why Android Just Went Through Its Biggest Change Yet

Google, along with its partners and carriers, is in the process of rolling out its biggest Android update yet, called 5.0 Lollipop. The update is meant to make your Android phone look <i>and</i> feel different thanks to an interface overhaul known as Material Design.<p>But Material Design is more than just an …

44 Best Mobile Apps and Tools for Social Media Marketers

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>You get a ton done when you’re at your computer, speeding away on the day’s social media strategy.<p>Might there be a way to wring some productivity when you’re away from your desk?<p>Mobile apps and tools can make it so a marketer’s entire day is filled …

An enormous bitcoin mine went up in flames, affecting the entire network

A large bitcoin mining facility in Thailand went up in flames this week, destroying the five-megawatt operation and disrupting the crypto-currency’s entire network.<p>Bitcoin is a digital currency that has no central bank or government backing it. Without any authority to print money, bitcoins are …

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Android 5.0 Lollipop Leaked for LG G3 F400S [Download Link/System Dump]

Within a few hours of LG's announcement of the roll-out of Android 5.0 Lollipop for LG G3 from this week, a leaked build of the new Android version …