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How to Blast Music Without Bugging the Neighbors

Here are a few tips to help you improve the quality of your PC's sound without turning up the volume.


20 of the Weirdest, Wackiest and Stupidest Sci/Tech Stories of 2011 (So Far)

From IT geeks winning millions of dollars to Google mush-brain syndrome, 2011 is shaping up to be one wacky year.


Make Your House Rock From Any Room

You can set up a whole-house audio system that lets you listen to your music from any room you prefer.


Baidu Strikes Deal to Pay Record Companies for Music

China's leading search engine Baidu will now pay three major record companies for music downloads on its site, after years of facing criticism for hosting links...


Best Voice Recognition Apps for Your Smartphone

Give your thumbs a rest: These eight apps let you search the Web, make a restaurant reservation, update your Facebook status, or send a text--all by voice.

Patents Hint of iOS 5 Voice Input Support

New published patents give a glimpse of how rumored voice control system in iOS 5 could work.


Can Spotify Unseat Pandora in US as Top Music Service?

Can Spotify change our expectation of what an online music service should be and squash Pandora while it tries?


Spotify Hopes its Success will Spread in U.S.

After getting Europe on its playlist, the music service is finally available to listeners in America.


How To Troubleshoot Audio Problems with your PC

If your computer abruptly refuses to play sound, try the following simple steps in 5 minutes or less.


The Geekiest Tunes on Spotify

Turn your volume up to 11! To mark the US launch of Spotify, the GeekTech crew got together to create a list of awesomely geeky songs that you'll find on the service.


Spotify New Users' Guide

The European streaming service has finally landed this side of the Atlantic, and there's a lot to like.


Spotify Invite Fever Strikes: How to Get In Now

An invite for the free version of Spotify is both the most sought after and hardest thing to find on the Web today. Here are some tips that might get you in.


Spotify Launches in the U.S.

Spotify, the popular digital music streaming service available in Europe since 2008, launched on Thursday in the U.S., where music enthusiasts have been eagerly...


How to Get Any File to Play Back on Your Android Phone

Here is how to make your Android phone open nearly any file type be it audio, video, images, and documents.

RealNetworks' Purchase of TidySongs Causes Confusion

When RealNetworks purchased the music software TidySongs earlier this year, some customers who paid for TidySongs before the sale complained that their service...