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Jay-Z to Acquire Scandinavian Music Streaming Company for $56 Million

Hip-hop star Jay-Z is buying a Scandinavian music streaming company for $56 million to add to a business empire that has spanned clothing and sports bars. Project Panther Bidco Ltd, a company controlled by the...

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TLC Surpasses Final Album Kickstarter Fundraising Goal

by Colin Stutz, Billboard 1/23/2015 7:53am PST It’s official: TLC will be recording its final album. After launching a Kickstarter campaign to fund the iconic girl group’s last LP earlier this week, their goal of $150,000 has been met and...

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2 Chainz Considering Run for Mayor of College Park, Georgia

2 Chainz for Mayor? Possibly. The rapper says he’s planning to run for the position in his hometown of College Park, Ga. “I am looking forward to running at the end of this year or next...

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Up Close With Coinbase Exchange,by John Biggs (@johnbiggs)

It’s been a few days since Coinbase launched its official Exchange, a dashboard for active bitcoin traders that lets you buy and sell based on real-time pricing. I thought I’d sit down and put it through its...

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Facebook Now Has Over 3B Video Views Per Day

If it’s starting to feel like every visit you make to Facebook these days is full of videos, you are not alone. Facebook today reported in a strong set of Q4 earnings that there are 3 billion videos...

Apple and Samsung Tied as World’s Largest Smartphone Makers in Q4 2014

The latest numbers from Strategy Analytics reveal that Apple tied Samsung during Q4 2014 to become the world’s largest smartphone maker based on global shipments. According to the report, both Apple and Samsung shipped 74.5 million...

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