| Aug 19, 2014
| 11:17 AM
The city of Batavia on Monday upheld its ban on video gambling despite a request to allow the activity in some businesses and fraternal organizations.
The state began allowing video gambling in 2012, but it's up to the local municipality to decide...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 2:23 PM
YouTube will reportedly launch an ad-free music service that will serve as competition to other paid music services like Spotify and Pandora One.
AndroidPolice.com first reported the details of the new subscription service, which will be called YouTube...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:19 AM
SoundCloud, a popular destination for music on the Web, is going commercial.
The site has attracted millions of users with free streaming audio and no ads. But its days as a commercial-free service are coming to an end.
Late on Wednesday, the Berlin-...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 2:30 AM
When it comes to international relations, I've always preferred to sit on the sidelines and let experienced politicians like John Kerry and Hillary Clinton negotiate with everyone from Israeli military leaders to Venezuelan dictators.
| Aug 16, 2014
Great speakers come in all shapes and sizes. We've rounded up our favorite, so far, reasonably priced picks of 2014.
Energy Take Classic 5.1
The good: The Energy Take Classic 5.1 offers outstanding sound quality for a compact surround-sound speaker...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Universal Pictures' new biopic "Get on Up" about the influential performer James Brown has a clear target audience: fans of the Godfather of Soul.
But the studio ran into the problem of how to broaden the audience and lure younger people with more...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Pandora Media Inc., the biggest Internet radio company, has forged a partnership with the independent music rights group Merlin, marking the first direct deal between the popular music streaming firm and record labels.
As part of the agreement,...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Apple Inc. is reportedly set to pay $30 million to acquire Swell, a Pandora-like app for Internet talk radio.
The deal was reported late Sunday night by Re/Code, which cited multiple anonymous sources. Neither Apple nor the Mountain View, Calif.,...
| Jul 30, 2014
Thanks to social media getting all nostalgic on Throwback Thursdays, everyone knows you once sported a mullet.
And while likes and retweets hopefully have replaced noogies and wedgies, your ridiculous fashion sense back then can lead to smart social...
| Aug 29, 2014
For years the TL sedan was Acura's bread-and-butter sedan. It was a strong seller until a radical redesign in 2009. The brand has been trying to recover ever since and hopes an all-new version with an all-new name will return......
| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Despite a limited music library, Amazon Inc.’s new Prime Music feature has streamed tens of millions of songs in the week-plus since its release, the company said Monday.
In a news release, the online retailer didn’t specify how many of...