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New movie reviews; remembering James Gandolfini

Does “Monsters University” make the grade? Does “World War Z” deserve an A? Our film critic, William Bibbiani of CraveOnline.com and the B Movies Podcast on iTunes tells you if they are worth your box […]

06/21/2013

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APPLE EVENT: New software, MacBooks, music

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple announced a digital radio service, new MacBooks and changes to its operating systems at the company’s annual conference for software developers in San Francisco. Among the highlights: Apple showed off […]

06/10/2013

Spotify music service (AP Photo)

Cover songs: Homage or irksome marketing ploy?

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There are about 600 versions of Adele’s Oscar-winning song “Skyfall” on the Spotify subscription music service. Not one of them features Adele. Adele’s label, XL Recordings, keeps her music off of […]

05/30/2013

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How Siri and Google Now respond to 5 questions

With Google’s voice assistant now available on iPhones and iPads, The Associated Press used an iPad Mini to throw five test questions at Google Now and Siri on Monday afternoon in New York. Here’s what the two digital assistants had to say for themselves:

04/29/2013

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iTunes celebrates a decade, faces new challenges

NEW YORK (AP) — When Apple launched its iTunes music store a decade ago amid the ashes of Napster, the music industry — reeling from the effects of online piracy — was anxious to see how the new music service would shake out.

04/24/2013

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Tuning in: Twitter launches music feature

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter has launched a service for people to find music they like and tweet songs from iTunes, Spotify and Rdio. Twitter said in a blog post that an app will be available for download from Apple’s online store Thursday.

04/18/2013

Margaret Thatcher

BBC will air only part of song used as anti-Thatcher taunt

LONDON (AP) — The BBC is in a bind after opponents of Margaret Thatcher pushed the song “Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead” up the British charts in a posthumous protest over her policies.

04/12/2013

A 2007 version of Apple TV (AP Photo)

Analyst: 60-inch Apple iTV to launch this year

(AP) — It’s no secret that Apple wants to get into the living room by making its own TV set, and there have been plenty of rumors and reports about how and when it’s going to happen. Now, an analyst says he’s learned that the set will go on sale late this year.

04/03/2013

The 55th Grammy Awards (2013)

Newtown kids to be featured on Grammy preshow

(AP) — A group of children from Newtown, Conn. who recently recorded a version of “Over the Rainbow” are preparing for a live appearance during Sunday’s Grammy Awards broadcast.

02/05/2013

Musician David Bowie

David Bowie readies 1st album in 10 years

NEW YORK (AP) — David Bowie is celebrating his birthday by releasing new music. The English singer announced Tuesday, his 66th birthday, that he has released his first song in 10 years titled “Where Are We Now?” Here’s the video.

01/08/2013

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