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Amazon Prime Music releases exclusive Christmas compilation Indie for the Holidays

For the second year running, Amazon Prime subscribers have access to an exclusive holiday mixtape curated by the music arm of the tech giant. The collection of Christmas originals and covers include tracks from Sondre Lerche, Langhorne…

Extended version of Beach Boys’ Party has unreleased Bob Dylan, Beatles outtakes

The Beach Boys have released an extended, 50th anniversary version of the 1965 record Beach Boys Party!. Outtakes also include the surf rockers take on the Rolling Stones' (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction and the Beatles' You've Got to Hide…
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‘We’re not supposed to lose.’ The Man in the High Castle explores a defeated America

We spoke with Joel de la Fuente about his role as Inspector Kido in the new Amazon Original Series, The Man in the High Castle, as well as his work on the video game, Homefront.
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Here’s what’s new on Amazon Prime Instant Video for December 1:37

Just like its biggest streaming competitor, Netflix, Amazon Prime Instant Video adds new titles each month, available free to all Prime members. Check out the list to find out all that's new to watch on Amazon this month.
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Rob Schneider goes meta in first trailer for Netflix's Real Rob 2:03

The trailer for Real Rob, Netflix's new series starring Rob Schneider, seems to do the impossible: make Schneider funny again. The meta series, in the style of Curb Your Enthusiasm, was self-financed by Schneider, and premieres in…
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The Night Before is a raunchy holiday romp without the sickly sweet filling 2:34

While it's not an instant holiday classic, The Night Before manages to put a fresh spin on Christmas comedies with a funny, fast-paced, and frantic adventure starring Seth Rogen, Joseph Godon-Levitt, and Anthony Mackie.

T-Mobile Binge On doesn’t violate Net neutrality rules, says FCC chairman

T-Mobile's latest Un-Carrier service, Binge On, does not appear to violate the Net neutrality rules imposed by the Federal Communications Commission. The Chairman of the Commission, Tom Wheeler, said Binge On is both pro-competitive and…

YouTube changes its tune, will now defend select channels against DMCA takedowns

YouTube will defend select video creators from DMCA abuse with a new $1 million legal protection fund. This follows growing DMCA takedowns by unregistered groups, which hurt a YouTube channel's revenue.
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How to mirror your smartphone or tablet on your TV

A rapidly growing arsenal of devices now exists to allow anything on your phone or tablet to be mirrored on your TV. For those looking to marry the second screen with the screen that started it all, we’ve put together this list of the…

Spotify unveils treasure trove of listener data to artists with Fan Insights portal

Spotify launching free tool called Fan Insights portal to give artists and managers detailed analytics on their listeners. Metrics offered include monthly plays of music, fans, location data, demographic info and fan engagement levels. ……
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LG marks its home turf with monstrous 42-foot OLED panels in Seoul’s airport

LG shows off its latest ode to OLED at South Korea's Incheon International Airport in the form of two monstrous OLED structures. Composed of 140 individual curved displays, the structures are 13 meters tall, and 8 meters across.

Not so fast, Spotify! Adele will withold 25 from music streamers

Adele has revealed that her new album will not be on music streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music. The 27 year-old singer was personally involved with the decision, although she hasn’t made a public statement about the…