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Headphones to Amplify the College Experience

A good pair of headphones is every student’s best friend. Here are some tips that will help you buy the headphones that are right for you.

New EU law could open the door for more online music

European Union music lovers may soon have more ways to buy music online, thanks to a draft law approved by the European Parliament’s legal affairs committee on Tuesday.

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Transform your PC into a mean, media-streaming machine

All you need is a trusty PC and good media-server software to stream your music, movies, and photos wherever you want them to go.

Make Windows Media Player the default audio player in Windows 8

If you're spending most of your time in Desktop mode, you might not want Microsoft's Music app to be the system's go-to player.

Bare-bones Xbox Music service hits the Web at $10 a month

Microsoft launches a Web version of Xbox Music, allowing access to the service on computers that don't run Windows 8.

Twitter adds genre search to #music iOS app

Twitter is hoping to make it easier for people to discover new music on its #music iOS app with the addition of genre search tools, released Thursday.

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Web version of Xbox Music could be imminent

Xbox Music may soon be breaking out of Microsoft's own platform and onto any desktop web browser.

Pink Floyd members reunite to slam Pandora

Call it another brick in the wall. The surviving members of Pink Floyd got together to slam Pandora for its support of an Internet radio bill that the rockers say would lead to an 85 percent pay cut for musicians.

Jay Z

Android has 99 handsets, but Jay-Z's on one

Samsung to give exclusive first-listen access of Jay-Z's new album to Galaxy users.

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