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Bitstrips Amuses, Annoys As Its Comics Go Viral

Bitstrips may seem like a sudden sensation now but they are all over social media…

01/24/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tax Breaks For SF Tech Firms? Board Says Do More For The Community

An advisory panel recommended several high tech firms need to do more for the community to earn a tax break for locating to San Francisco’s Mid-Market neighborhood.

01/11/2014

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Larry Magid: Spotify Streams Free On Mobile Devices

Spotify is now letting people stream music for free on mobile devices. Our tech analyst compares it to Pandora and says it’s more selective.

12/12/2013

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Spotify Latest Tech Company Moving To San Francisco’s Mid-Market

The popular digital music company Spotify is the latest tech company moving to a new office along San Francisco’s Central Market neighborhood, Mayor Ed Lee announced Wednesday.

05/29/2013

Chris Yerga, Google engineering director for Android, announces the new Google Play Music All Access as he speaks during the opening keynote at the Google I/O developers conference at the Moscone Center on May 15, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Thousands are expected to attend the 2013 Google I/O developers conference that runs through May 17. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Unveils New Streaming Music Service At SF Conference

Google Inc. unveiled a streaming music service called All Access that blends songs users have already uploaded to their online libraries with millions of other tracks for a $10 monthly fee.

05/15/2013

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RIAA Adds Streams To Gold, Platinum Certification

The Recording Industry Association of America is expanding its gold and platinum certification program to include song streams from Yahoo!, Spotify & YouTube on the Internet…

05/09/2013

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Twitter Launches New Music Feature

San Francisco-based Twitter has launched a service for people to find music they like and tweet songs from iTunes, Spotify and Rdio…

04/18/2013

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Tech Report: MySpace Redesign Takes Shape

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid looks at the newly redesigned MySpace website and how it might compete with heavyweights like Pandora, Spotify and Facebook.

11/20/2012

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Yahoo Teams Up With Spotify For On-Demand Music

Yahoo is ditching its provider of on-demand music, Rhapsody, for a similar service provided by Swedish subscription-music service Spotify.

06/26/2012

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Tech Report: New Website Turns YouTube Into Music Player

A software developer has come up with a new website that turns YouTube into a music player.

01/03/2012

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