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Last FM Tells Users to Change Passwords After Suspected Hack

Security companies have reported that the number of Last FM passwords stolen could be as high as 2.5 million.

SpokenLayer Aims to Give the Web the Power of Speech

Rather than tagging something to read later, you may be able to listen to it later with the help of a conversion tool from this startup.


Media Player AK-Player Sounds Fine, Looks Really Interesting

AK-Player 7 is a visually spectacular software media player, but otherwise merely capable.

Rip and Convert Files With Free MP3 Toolkit

MP3 Toolkit easily handles a number of MP3-related chores, including ripping and converting file types.

Maker Faire 2012: A Gallery of Creations

Robots, Lego cities, music and more -- do-it-yourselfers showcase their ideas, inventions, and gadgets at the annual get-together.


SoundBest Audio May Improve Music Playback

SoundBest attempts to optimize the sound on your system via an interactive listening test...but the results may not impress you.

Raditaz Gets Re-Designed, Also Gains Song Lyrics

Raditaz adds lyrics and artist bios to its music streaming service.


The 7 Best Podcasts for Business Users

Don't let your commute go to waste. These podcasts will fill your brain with invaluable business advice on everything from sales to marketing to management.

Free rtpMIDI Lets You Play Beautiful Music With Your iDevice and PC

rtpMIDI lets you control your PC's MIDI software and instruments using your Apple iPhone or iPad.


The 12 Best Free Entertainment Services and Apps of 2012

Looking for free streaming video and music, creative tools, or just a little something to pass the time? Try Crackle, Picozu Editor, Planetarium, or any of our other picks for no-cost entertainment.