| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Comedy Takeover at Gigi's: This monthly event will feature headlining comedian Eric DaSilva at Gigi's Music Cafe. With jokes about gun control, driving in Miami and being chubby, DaSilva has performed at Comedy Central's South Beach Comedy Festival and on...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Microsoft’s downsizing could spawn a larger competitor in the crowded field of music streaming apps.
MixRadio, part of Microsoft’s Nokia division, is available through a website and as an app built exclusively for Microsoft Windows devices....
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Americans’ relationship with small cars has historically rated between hate and tolerance, but that’s changing. For reasons that range from economics to changing demographics and notable sophistication, subcompacts are finding love in America....
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:14 AM
When you think of rock music you probably don't think about "Super Mario Bros." or "Space Invaders." But a subculture of video game rock bands? Yes, it's a thing.
And now that you know the bands exist, you’re likely all too eager to start your own...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Sony/ATV Music Publishing has said it may completely withdraw from two U.S. groups that distribute songwriter royalties if changes are not made to the regulations that govern those organizations.
This comes more than a month after the U.S. Justice...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Why does anybody get into the online radio business?
Pandora is the king of all online music services, with 77 million active listeners at the end of last month. But even Pandora has struggled to turn a profit off its streams because the vast majority...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Google has acquired Songza, an Internet radio company, in an effort to keep up with Apple and Amazon in music streaming.
The Mountain View, Calif., company announced the purchase Tuesday afternoon, saying it would use Songza to improve its Google Play...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
AM radio, the scratchy medium that long ago aired Franklin Delano Roosevelt's fireside chats, soap operas and the day's most popular music, is trying to avoid becoming static.
Across the country, stations are vying to hold on to listeners as AM radio'...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:48 PM
These days, it seems everyone has a smartphone, but that doesn't mean everyone's downloading apps.
Each month, 65.5% of U.S. smartphone owners refrain from downloading any new apps, a report this week by Internet analytics firm ComScore said. That...
| 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......
| 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,...