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Separate the sound from the fury: 5 in-ear headphones for your smartphone

We found lots of things to like, and some things to dislike in popular new in-ear headphones from Beats, Bose, Bowers & Wilkins, Harman/Kardon and Shure.

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6 audio/video players to ease the sorrow of losing Winamp

Winamp is no longer supported as of December 20. If you've had eyes for no audio/video player but Winamp, take a look at these six attractive alternatives. Most are free.

Spotify tests a Web app to stream your music through any browser

Spotify is testing a way for users to stream their music through any Web browser as an alternative to the existing Spotify desktop app.

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Review: Fifth-generation iPod touch is faster, finer than predecessors

Whether you're in it for the apps, games, or media, this is an iPod you'll treasure.

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Gotye remix blends music with video technology

A HP Scanjet 3C somehow sits in for the vocals. Two hard drives pull off drums and a cymbal. And a xylophone is controlled by a PIC16F84A microcontroller.

French Court Levies First Fine Under Three-strikes Law on Illegal Downloads

A French court fined a man €150 (US$193) on Thursday for failing to secure his Internet connection, according to a spokesman for the French High Authority for...

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Spotify expected to switch up its game

The popular music streaming service is reportedly adding a web-based version, better discovery, and a cheaper mobile subscription.

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Apple mulls licensing radio streaming service, report says

Apple is considering licensing a custom radio streaming service similar to Pandora, according to a report in Thursday's Wall Street Journal.

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Podcasting: All you need to know

We tell you everything you need to know about producing your own pro-caliber podcasts.

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French antipiracy authority 'happy' it has sent just 14 cases to court in past year

Just 14 of the 1.15 million emails warning of copyright infringement sent out by the French online antipiracy authority have resulted in a case file being sent...

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Great tech for $25 or less: affordable-gadget roundup

Go ahead and crack your piggy bank open. These 25 tech gadgets won't bust your budget.

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Grooveshark is Back on Android After 16 Month Hiatus

The music app Grooveshark is available again for Android devices 16 months after it was removed by Google from its application market.

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Megaupload Wins Fight in New Zealand Court to Pay Its Bills

New Zealand's High Court ruled on Wednesday that Megaupload can take out a NZ$6 million (US4.8 million) loan to pay its legal bills and rent for founder Kim...

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Extreme Tech: 22 Devices That Go All Out

Check out these 22 devices that push the limits of technology in almost every way.

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Zooka's Bar-Shaped Speakers Crank up Gadgets' Sound

The Bluetooth speakers from Carbon Audio bring impressive quality -- and a microphone -- to smartphones and tablets.

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