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Geelong Advertiser
Is social media really all that bad?that shit”. It’s not only Palihapitya criticising the hand that once fed him e
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 hours ago
that shit”. It’s not only Palihapitya criticising the hand that once fed him either. Only a day earlier, the co-founder of Napster and FB’s founding president, Sean Parker, condemned the way the company “exploits a vulnerability in human... Read more
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Fortune
YouTube to Launch Paid Music Streaming, Rivaling Spotifyboth major and independent labels had been in virtual free fall since the emerg
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
both major and independent labels had been in virtual free fall since the emergence of peer-to-peer services, starting with Napster in 1999. Now, on the back of the success of Spotify and Apple, they are beginning to recover. YouTube’s holding... Read more
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TribLIVE
A capella sensation Straight No Chaser is straight up funof guys from the original collegiate group," he said. "We had a brief record de
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
of guys from the original collegiate group," he said. "We had a brief record deal with RCA Urban. Then 9/11 happened, Napster happened, and we got dropped along with everybody from RCA Urban other than Tyrese. So I moved with Charlie Mechling.... Read more
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Variety
Comcast Is Shutting Down Plaxo, an Early Social NetworkBut Plaxo never expanded beyond being a utility for syncing contacts. Founders
Variety / Posted 13 days ago
But Plaxo never expanded beyond being a utility for syncing contacts. Founders of Plaxo included Sean Parker, creator of Napster and Facebook’s first president. Another one of the the company’s founders, Minh Nguyen, was convicted for the 2015... Read more
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FOX Business
Chipotle Up Big on CEO Departurestupid and anti-competitive, so we're just going to do something else, we're ju
FOX Business / Posted 15 days ago
stupid and anti-competitive, so we're just going to do something else, we're just going to ignore them." Greer: Kind of a Napster sort of thing. Mann: Kind of Napster, yeah. So, I don't know. Do I have to know? Greer: You don't have to... Read more
15d
FOX Business
Chipotle Up Big on CEO Departurestupid and anti-competitive, so we're just going to do something else, we're ju
FOX Business / Posted 15 days ago
stupid and anti-competitive, so we're just going to do something else, we're just going to ignore them." Greer: Kind of a Napster sort of thing. Mann: Kind of Napster, yeah. So, I don't know. Do I have to know? Greer: You don't have to... Read more
16d
Business Standard India
The internet is dying. Repealing net neutrality hastens that deathdetermine what you experience, a network that feels much more like cable TV tha
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
determine what you experience, a network that feels much more like cable TV than the technological Wild West that gave you Napster and Netflix. If this sounds alarmist, consider that the state of digital competition is already pretty sorry. As I’ve... Read more
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Mashable
Evan Spiegel defends algorithms, criticizes Facebook in a new op-ed ahead of Snapchat's redesignin the op-ed. He later notes social media's problem with fake news and as an "
Mashable / Posted 18 days ago
in the op-ed. He later notes social media's problem with fake news and as an "unworthy distraction." Those words echo Napster cofounder and Facebook investor Sean Parker's from earlier this month where he accused Facebook and social media of... Read more
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22d
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Streetlight Records in Santa Cruz rides a vinyl wavevinyl records. That’s right, records — those ebony disks that predate cassette
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
vinyl records. That’s right, records — those ebony disks that predate cassette tapes, the Walkman, compact discs, the MP3, Napster, iTunes and iPods. “Thank God for the vinyl resurgence,” said Roger Weiss, Streetlight Records store manager, who... Read more
22d
Slate
Can Apps Cure Our Smartphone Addiction?to make it more or less enticing to build that habit over time. Oremus: Last w
Slate / Posted 22 days ago
to make it more or less enticing to build that habit over time. Oremus: Last week, Sean Parker, who was a co-founder of Napster and the first president at Facebook, made some comments about those early days of Facebook and how they consciously... Read more
23d
Chicago Tribune
The miracle of an ordinary dayobjector” to humanity’s insatiable craze for digital oversharing is none other
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
objector” to humanity’s insatiable craze for digital oversharing is none other than Sean Parker, the co-founder of Napster and Facebook’s founding president. “God only knows what it’s doing to our children’s brains,” Parker declared in an... Read more
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Junkee
The '90s Was The Last Great Decade For The Movie SoundtrackSprocket and more. But it was the bands you couldn’t instantly recognise that h
Junkee / Posted 24 days ago
Sprocket and more. But it was the bands you couldn’t instantly recognise that had the best songs. Savvy teens armed with Napster and a remote control could track down every song by pausing the song listing in the credits; I have no shame in... Read more
24d
Daily Mail
Peter Thiel sells most of remaining Facebook stakefor about $29 million. In his book The Facebook Effect, David Kirkpatrick outl
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
for about $29 million. In his book The Facebook Effect, David Kirkpatrick outlines how Thiel came to make this investment: Napster co-founder Sean Parker, who at the time had assumed the title of 'President' of Facebook, was seeking investors for... Read more
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26d
Variety
How Kendrick Lamar Became the Defining Hip-Hop Artist of His Generationall of these provocations and experiments is Lamar’s instinct for crafting cohe
Variety / Posted 26 days ago
all of these provocations and experiments is Lamar’s instinct for crafting cohesive statements on each album. As first Napster and later iTunes and Spotify rewrote the rules of the music industry over the past two decades, many observers took... Read more
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MLive.com
Bob Seger releases new album and updates his condition after surgeryavailable on 130 gram vinyl and CD. The deluxe version (13 songs) is available
MLive.com / Posted 30 days ago
available on 130 gram vinyl and CD. The deluxe version (13 songs) is available on CD, digital download and via streaming services Amazon Music Unlimited, Apple Music, iHeart, Napster, Pandora, Slacker, Spotify and Tidal. "I Knew You When" trackl... Read more

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