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A(nother) Legitimate Reason To Detest Modern Pop Songs

In addition to the obscenely catchy chorus, listen to the criticism of how the music industry preys on the young. Taking advantage of hormones and insecurities has never been so mechanized. 20 more words

MWC15: Media Praise for BlackBerry’s Cross-Platform, Cloud Software Moves

We’ve already made a slew of announcements at Mobile World Congress. My colleague Ali Rehman has the broadest recap. If I was forced to summarize all of them in one sentence, it would be: We’re accelerating our cross-platform, enterprise-focused software strategy. 442 more words


Netflix Series Luring iPhone Users to Buy Popular Free BlackBerry Ringtone

The popularity of Netflix’s original series, House of Cards, has drawn attention to a BlackBerry ringtone since the main character, cunning politician Frank Underwood (played by the legendary actor Kevin Spacey), constantly uses his BlackBerry in the show. 199 more words


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Music Industry Discussion: Social Gaming Revenue Model –

From my knowledge, it is a model that there is various experience within a game that the player can either hack through as basic player or the option to “pay through.” By paying to move forward in the game, it allows the player to pay to have extra advantageous features; you pay to have a better experience. 145 more words


SNL 40 Years Later: How Gentrification Stole our Cities Creative Soul

Saturday Night Live after 40 years has quite a bit in common with your average 40 year old; cynical youth that eventually donned the suit they once so fervently despised. 956 more words

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Zach LaVine steals the show!

I haven’t voluntarily participated in the All-Star weekend for at least two years, but I’m glad I caught this one last night!  At 19 years old, Minnesota Timberwolves all-star Zach LaVine wins his first NBA All-Star Dunk Contest.  84 more words