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Bose Launches 'Hearphones' That Act Like Hearing Aids 48 comments
AirPods Delay Attributed To Apple Ensuring Both Earpieces Receive Audio At Same Time 155 comments
Congress Passes BOTS Act To Ban Ticket-Buying Software 212 comments
YouTube's $1 Billion Royalties Are Not Enough, Says Music Industry 217 comments
Vinyl Records Outsold Digital Downloads In the UK Last Week 188 comments
YouTube Pays Music Industry $1 Billion From Ads 75 comments
Security Researchers Can Turn Headphones Into Microphones 122 comments
Music Torrent Site What.CD Has Been Shut Down 86 comments
Shazam Keeps Your Mac's Microphone Always On, Even When You Turn It Off 126 comments
US Finalizes Rules That Require Quiet Hyrbid and Electric Cars To Make Noise At Low Speeds 361 comments
Red Hat Announces Fedora Will Support MP3 Playback 140 comments
Spotify Is Writing Massive Amounts of Junk Data To Storage Drives 196 comments
Apple Delays AirPods Beyond Original 'Late October' Window 77 comments
Razer Acquires THX, the Audio Pioneer That George Lucas Started 44 comments
More Performers Are Demanding Audiences Lock Up Their Phones 552 comments
EFF Co-Founder Announces Benefit Concert to Pay His Medical Bills 195 comments
Amazon Launches New 'Music Unlimited' Service, Starts At $4/Month For Use On Just One Echo 25 comments
Google Hires Joke Writers From Pixar and The Onion To Make Assistant More Personable 38 comments
A Spotify Ad Slipped Malware Onto PCs and Macs 96 comments
Google Gets Serious About Home Automation: Unveils Google Home, Actions on Google and Google Wifi 91 comments
Researchers Restore the First Recording of Computer-Generated Music 127 comments
Samsung's Next Flagship Smartphone May Not Feature a Headphone Jack 446 comments
USB-IF Publishes Audio Over USB Type-C Specifications 135 comments
New iPhone 7 Case Brings Back the Headphone Jack 377 comments
Spotify in Talks To Acquire SoundCloud 20 comments
YouTube-MP3 Ripping Site Sued By IFPI, RIAA and BPI 310 comments
People Are Drilling Holes Into Their iPhone 7 To 'Make a Headphone Jack' 201 comments
Apple Is Getting Ready To Take On Google and Amazon In a Battle For The Living Room 114 comments
Stop Piracy? Legal Alternatives Beat Legal Threats, Research Shows 134 comments
It Took a Couple Decades, But the Music Business Looks Like It's Okay Again 125 comments
Google Chrome Beta For Android Now Lets You Play YouTube In the Background 51 comments
Pandora Has Announced Its $5 Subscription Service 64 comments
Amazon Adds Audiobooks and Podcasts To Prime Membership 60 comments
Google's DeepMind Develops New Speech Synthesis AI Algorithm Called WaveNet 46 comments
Apple Cites 'Courage' As Reason To Remove 3.5mm Headphone Jack 761 comments
Apple To Unveil 'AirPods' That Use Custom Bluetooth Chip 274 comments
An Asteroid Has Been Named After Freddie Mercury 58 comments
What Jonathan Coulton Learned From The Technology Industry 88 comments
Spotify Is Burying Tracks From Musicians Who Give Exclusives To Apple and Tidal 87 comments
Steve Wozniak Says Apple Must Fix iPhone 7 Bluetooth Or Revive Its Headphone Jack 385 comments
Cox Denies Liability for Pirating Subscribers, Appeals $25 Million Verdict 97 comments
Samsung Reminds Us That You Can't Make People Use an App They Don't Want 70 comments
TorrentFreak Interviews The Pirate Bay Staff, As the Torrent Website Celebrates 13th Anniversary 36 comments
Cory Doctorow On What iPhone's Missing Headphone Jack Means For Music Industry 394 comments
Spotify Is Now Selling Your Information To Advertisers 107 comments
Apple Begins Rolling Out iTunes Match With Audio Fingerprint to Apple Music Subscribers 61 comments
YouTube Says Content Owners Made $1B Last Year -- So Music Labels Should Stop Complaining 153 comments
Google Offers Free 4-Month Play Music Trial Subscription For July 4th 45 comments
That Digital Music Service You Love Is a Terrible Business 240 comments
Apple Slams Spotify For Asking For 'Preferential Treatment' 181 comments
Apple In Talks To Buy Jay Z-Owned Tidal Streaming Service 61 comments
Spotify Says Apple Won't Approve New Version Of Its App Because It Doesn't Want Competition For Apple Music 327 comments
Apple Patents a Way To Keep People From Filming At Concerts and Movie Theaters 266 comments
Google Partners With LyricFind To Display Songs Lyrics In Search Results 35 comments
From File-Sharing To Prison: The Story of a Jailed Megaupload Programmer 126 comments
BitTorrent Adds Music, Video Streaming Options With Re-Launched BitTorrent Now 29 comments
Taking the Headphone Jack Off Phones Is User-Hostile and Stupid 595 comments
180 Artists, Labels Including Taylor Swift Take On YouTube, Join Copyright Plea 288 comments
Alicia Keys Latest Artist To Enforce No Cell Phone Policy at Concerts 482 comments
Slashdot Asks: What's Your Preferred Music Streaming Service? 316 comments
Court Slams Record Companies in New Vimeo/DMCA Ruling 23 comments
Pirate Bay Co-Founder Must Pay Record Labels $395,000 148 comments
Trent Reznor: YouTube Is Built On the Back Of Stolen Content 428 comments
Twitter Invests $70 Million In Music Streaming Service SoundCloud 12 comments
Rhapsody Rebrands Itself As Napster 42 comments
Hacker Puts 51 Million iMesh Accounts For Sale On Dark Web 21 comments
Amazon To Launch Streaming Music Service In Late Summer Or Early Fall: Report 22 comments
Pandora CEO: No Plans To Sell Company: On Path To Do Something Big 32 comments
Google's 'Project Magenta' Art Machine Composes Its First Song 72 comments
Slashdot Asks: Should It Be Legal To Resell E-Books, Software, and Other Digital Goods? 380 comments
American Schools Teaching Kids To Code All Wrong 369 comments
Spotify's New Family Plan Is Cheaper, $14.99 For Up To 6 people 67 comments
Fake Facebook Event Draws Police, Spawns New Meme 92 comments
YouTube Is Guilty Of Criminal Racketeering, Grammy Winner Says 246 comments
Campaign Demands Telecoms Unlock the FM Radio Found in Many Smartphones 340 comments
EFF Confronts World Copyright Committee 32 comments
Apple Says It Doesn't Know Why iTunes Users Are Losing Their Music Files 214 comments
Samsung Unveils 256GB MicroSD Card, Highest Capacity In Its Class 117 comments
Streaming Surpasses CD Sales At Warner Music 63 comments
'Apple Stole My Music. No, Seriously' 341 comments
Slashdot Asks: What Do You Think Is The Most Influential Gadget Of All Time? 397 comments
Audiophile Torrent Site What.CD Fully Pwnable Thanks To Wrecked RNG 138 comments
iTunes Turns 13 Today -- Continues To Be 'Awful' 267 comments
Spotify Denies User Details Hacked After Passwords Show Up Online 39 comments
Hearing Aid Business Under Pressure From Consumer Electronics 209 comments
RIP Prince, A Legendary Musician With A Complicated Internet History 196 comments
Music Industry Sees First Big Gains in 20 Years Thanks to Streaming Services 134 comments
Snowden Predicts Global iPhone Hack, Records Song 71 comments
'Record Store Day' Creates Vinyl Logjam 120 comments
Google Play Music To Add Podcast Support on April 18, Says Report 31 comments
Music Streaming Service Exclusives Make Pirating Tempting Again 207 comments
The Next Hot Job in Silicon Valley Is For Poets 58 comments
The Music Industry Is Begging the US Government To Change Its Copyright Laws 209 comments
Music Streaming Sales Outstrip Digital Downloads For First Time 74 comments
Ask Slashdot: Linux and the Home Recording Studio? 264 comments
Kanye West Is Reportedly Considering Legal Action Against the Pirate Bay 311 comments
iTunes Radio Is Now "Apple Music" (and You Need a Subscription) 105 comments
Universal To License Music To SoundCloud In Streaming Deal 49 comments
David Bowie Dies At Age 69 296 comments
Ask Slashdot: Cheap and Fun Audio Hacks? 135 comments
Discogs Turns Record Collectors' Obsessions Into Big Business 31 comments
For a Missouri Cassette Tape Factory, Obsolesence is Just a 12-Letter Word 169 comments
Pirate Bay Cofounder Utterly Bankrupts the Music Industry 261 comments
UK Police Busts Karaoke 'Gang' For Sharing Songs You Can't Buy 118 comments
"Happy Birthday To You" Set To Finally Reach the Public Domain 120 comments
Fan Lists Himself As a Band's Family Member On Wikipedia To Sneak Backstage 91 comments
Pandora To Buy Rdio Assets For $75M In Cash 20 comments
ISP To Court: BitTorrent Usage Doesn't Equal Piracy 175 comments
Microsoft Kills Off Zune Music Service 66 comments
Beats Music To Shut Down November 30 61 comments
Rovi and Michigan State University Establish Largest US Library Media Collection 22 comments
Video Game Music Is Saving the Symphony Orchestra 111 comments
Making Your Graphing Calculator a Musical Instrument 55 comments
Canadian Music Industry Faces Competition Complaint Over Public Domain Records 38 comments
Bozza Wants To Be Africa's Answer To iTunes, Spotify and Netflix 42 comments
KFC South Africa Lets Customers Listen To Music Using Bone Conduction 50 comments
"Happy Birthday" Public Domain After All? 183 comments
Voyager's Golden Record For Aliens Now Available On SoundCloud 57 comments
Police Shut Down Anti-Violence Fundraiser Over Rapper's Hologram 298 comments
Firefox Will Soon Show You Which Tabs Are Making Noise, and Let You Mute Them 151 comments
Dieter Moebius, Electronic Music Pioneer, Dead at 71 27 comments
Grooveshark Co-founder Josh Greenberg Dead At 28 173 comments
Neil Young Says His Music Is Too Good For Streaming Services 574 comments
"Happy Birthday" Hits Sour Notes When It Comes To Song's Free Use 178 comments
FTC Officials Looking Into Apple's Streaming Business Model, Say Sources 53 comments
Dartmouth Contests Showcase Computer-Generated Creativity 50 comments
How Apple Music Can Disrupt Users' iTunes Libraries 360 comments
Movie Composer James Horner Dies In Plane Crash 66 comments
Apple To Pay Musicians For Free Streams, After All 134 comments
Taylor Swift: Apple's Disdain For Royalties Is 'Shocking, Disappointing' 368 comments
The Problems Apple Music Needs To Fix Before Launch 110 comments
UK's Legalization of CD Ripping Is Unlawful, Court Rules 301 comments
Apple Will Pay More To Streaming Music Producers Than Spotify -- But Not Yet 141 comments
Restaurateur Loses Copyright Suit To BMI 389 comments
Spotify Raises $526 Million As Apple Charges Into Streaming 72 comments
A Music-Sharing Network For the Unconnected 66 comments
Sony Music CEO Confirms Launch of Apple's Music Streaming Service 86 comments
Apple Music and the Terrible Return of DRM 260 comments
Apple Recalls Beats Pill XL Speakers As Fire Risk 104 comments
Steve Albini: The Music Industry Is a Parasite -- and Copyright Is Dead 189 comments
Ask Slashdot: Will Technology Disrupt the Song? 158 comments
Musical Organ Created From 49 Floppy Disk Drives 76 comments
Canadian Piracy Rates Plummet As Industry Points To New Copyright Notice System 224 comments
Canadian Prime Minister To Music Lobby: Here's Your Copyright Term Extension 121 comments
What Happens To Our Musical Taste As We Age? 361 comments
The Music Industry's Latest Shortsighted Plan: Killing Freemium Services 244 comments
How Spotify Can Become Profitable 167 comments
Grooveshark Resurrected Out of US Jurisdiction 29 comments
Apple Gets Antitrust Scrutiny Over Music Deals 47 comments
Grooveshark Shuts Down 226 comments
The Power of Backroom Lobbying: How the Music Industry Got a Copyright Extension 109 comments
Stephen Hawking Has a Message For One Direction Fans 109 comments
Pandora Paying Artists $0.0001 More Per Stream Than It Was Last Year 124 comments
Music Industry Argues Works Entering Public Domain Are Not In Public Interest 302 comments
iTunes Stops Working For Windows XP Users 368 comments
Legislation Would Force Radio Stations To Pay Royalties 218 comments
MuseScore 2.0 Released 35 comments
Universal Reportedly Wants Spotify To Scale Back Its Free Streaming 117 comments
"Open Well-Tempered Clavier" Project Complete; Score and Recording Online 59 comments
Mickey Delp Makes 'Walk Up and Play' Electronic Instruments (Video) 28 comments
3D Audio Standard Released 82 comments
UK Police and PRS Shut Down Karaoke Torrent Site 75 comments
$7.4 Million Blurred Lines Verdict Likely To Alter Music Business 386 comments
Google Nest Rumored To Be Moving Into Audio 37 comments
Musician Releases Album of Music To Code By 181 comments
A Versatile and Rugged MIDI Mini-Keyboard (Video) 56 comments
That U2 Apple Stunt Wasn't the Disaster You Might Think It Was 201 comments
Ultra-Low Power Radio Transceiver Enables Truly Wireless Earbuds 110 comments
Genetic Data Analysis Tools Reveal How US Pop Music Evolved 57 comments
Can the Guitar Games Market Be Resurrected? 163 comments
Pandora Pays Artists $0.001 Per Stream, Thinks This Is "Very Fair" 305 comments
$10K Ethernet Cable Claims Audio Fidelity, If You're Stupid Enough To Buy It 418 comments
Major Record Labels Keep 73% of Spotify Payouts 157 comments
Music Doesn't Feature In the Pirate Bay's Top 100 Biggest Torrents 196 comments
Radio, Not YouTube, Is Still King of Music Discovery 126 comments
Sony Thinks You'll Pay $1200 For a Digital Walkman 391 comments
How Long Will It Take Streaming To Dominate the Music Business? 169 comments
Vinyl's Revival Is Now a Phenomenon On Both Sides of the Atlantic 278 comments
Happy Public Domain Day: Works That Copyright Extension Stole From Us In 2015 328 comments
The Beatles, Bob Dylan and the 50-Year Copyright Itch 153 comments
Vinyl Record Pressing Plants Struggle To Keep Up With Demand 433 comments
Apple's iPod Classic Refuses To Die 269 comments
Excuse Me While I Kiss This Guy: The Science of Misheard Song Lyrics 244 comments
Gangnam Style Surpasses YouTube's 32-bit View Counter 164 comments
Polyphonic Overtone Singing Explained Visually With Spectrograms 51 comments
How YouTube Music Key Will Redefine What We Consider Music 105 comments
Birds Found Using Human Musical Scales For the First Time 80 comments
Pianist Asks Washington Post To Remove Review Under "Right To Be Forgotten" 257 comments
Despite Patent Settlement, Apple Pulls Bose Merchandise From Its Stores 328 comments
New Music Discovered In Donkey Kong For Arcade 74 comments
They Might Be Giants "Dial-a-Song" Returns, Online 29 comments
Grooveshark Found Guilty of Massive Copyright Infringement 171 comments
U2 and Apple Collaborate On 'Non-Piratable, Interactive Format For Music' 358 comments
Say Goodbye To That Unwanted U2 Album 323 comments
Apple Outrages Users By Automatically Installing U2's Album On Their Devices 610 comments
Deadmau5 Accuses Disney of Pirating His Music 137 comments
Music Training's Cognitive Benefits Could Help "At-Risk" Students 58 comments
YouTube Music Subscription Details Leak 71 comments
Ford, GM Sued Over Vehicles' Ability To Rip CD Music To Hard Drive 317 comments
Ode To Sound Blaster: Are Discrete Audio Cards Still Worth the Investment? 502 comments
Google Acquires Curated Music Service Songza 45 comments
How Apple Can Take Its Headphones To the Next Level 196 comments
Secret of the Banjo's Unique Sound Discovered By Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist 101 comments
Google: Indie Musicians Must Join Streaming Service Or Be Removed 364 comments
Ask Slashdot: Resolving the Clash Between Art and Technology In Music? 121 comments
Apple Confirms Purchase of Beats For $3 Billion 188 comments
Spotify Announces Single User Hacked, No Personal Data Stolen 50 comments
Google Using YouTube Threat As Leverage For Cheaper Streaming Rights 197 comments
UK ISPs To Send Non-Threatening Letters To Pirates 93 comments
Apple Reportedly Buying Beats Electronics For $3.2 Billion 198 comments
Band Releases Album As Linux Kernel Module 128 comments
Groove Basin: Quest For the Ultimate Music Player 87 comments
Interviews: Jonathan Coulton Answers Your Questions 36 comments
Elite Violinists Can't Distinguish Between a Stradivarius and a Modern Violin 469 comments
Algorithm Composes Music By Text Analyzing the World's Best Novels 31 comments
Why Are There More Old Songs On iTunes Than Old eBooks? 77 comments
Interviews: Ask Jonathan Coulton What You Will 48 comments
Neil Young's "Righteous" Pono Music Startup Raises $1 Million With Kickstarter 413 comments
It's True: Some People Just Don't Like Music 268 comments
"The Fat Man" George Sanger Answers Your Questions About Music and Games 20 comments
Lawrence Lessig Wins Fair Use Case 89 comments
YouTube Ordered To Remove "Illegal" Copyright Blocking Notices 427 comments
Ask "The Fat Man" George Sanger About Music and Computer Games 66 comments
Music Industry Is Keeping Streaming Services Unprofitable 118 comments
Skinny Puppy Wants Compensation For Music Used in US Interrogations 271 comments
Now Published: Study Showing Pirate Bay Blockade Has No Effect 127 comments
Steam Music Now Accepting Beta Signups 102 comments
Ask Slashdot: An Open Source PC Music Studio? 299 comments
CES 2014: Stefan Lindsay Demonstrates the gTar (Video) 104 comments
European Research Network GÉANT Turns Spacecraft Data Into Music 33 comments
Canadian Music Industry Calls For Internet Regulation, Website Blocking 198 comments
Data Analysts Attempt To Predict World's Largest Music Vote, Again 41 comments
Kim Dotcom Just Launched His New Music Service With His Own Album 69 comments
Why the Major Labels Love (and Artists Hate) Music Streaming 164 comments
Media Player Nightingale Reaches 1.12.1; First Release Since Songbird 79 comments
US Customs Destroys Virtuoso's Flutes Because They Were "Agricultural Items" 894 comments
Unreleased 1963 Beatles Tracks On Sale To Preserve Copyright 230 comments
Ask Slashdot: Can Digital Music Replace Most Instrumental Musicians? 328 comments
Ask Slashdot: Best FLOSS iTunes Replacement In 2013? 317 comments
Get Ready For a Streaming Music Die-Off 370 comments
App Detects Neo-Nazis Using Their Music 392 comments
Spotify's Own Math Suggests Musicians Are Still Getting Hosed 244 comments
Piracy Offers Heavy Metal a New Business Model 246 comments
Winamp Shutting Down On December 20 400 comments
Real-Time Radio Search Engine From Music Industry's Nemesis 59 comments
Music Industry Issues Take Down Notices to 50 Major Lyrics Sites 281 comments
Hacker Spoofs Track Plays To Top Music Charts 157 comments
Ask Slashdot: Best Cross-Platform (Linux-Only) Audio Software? 223 comments
More Evidence That Piracy Can Increase Sales 196 comments
New Headphones Generate Sound With Carbon Nanotubes 102 comments
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