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Let’s UnPop This: Repetitive Pop Music & The Shazam Effect

shockwebpic_repetitivemusicA must-read feature from The Atlantic looks into why the state of [pop] music is the way it is…repetitive, monotonous, homogeneous, super loud and compressed and in many cases, super cheesy.

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Surveillance Nation: Your Phone Is Being Tapped Without You Even Realizing It

We are now finding out that in 2011, U.S. Law Enforcement made over 1.3 Million information requests to the nations mobile carriers including the big four; AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint and Verizon. These requests for personal subscriber information often end up in the carriers turning over information consisting of data dumps that reveal location information, call logs and more.

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Anontune: Anonymous Out To Disrupt The Music Industry With New Music Platform

In a move sure to attract attention from the music industry, a small group of coders claiming to be part of Anonymous is putting together a social music platform. The rather ambitious goal: Create a service that seamlessly pulls up songs streaming from all around the internet.

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Online Filter Bubbles: Your Search Results Are Being Determined For You

Algorithms are increasingly editing the information we receive on the web. Did you know that two people entering the same keywords for a search in google will get different results? In this TED video Eli Pariser explains.

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