Pandora buys ticket seller for $450 million

Online radio leader Pandora said Wednesday it was buying ticket seller Ticketfly for $450 million, seeing promise in greater technological integration as the market for live music booms.

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HP's Spectre x2: A thin Surface competitor that includes the keyboard in the box

HP's new Windows 10 hybrid has a premium build, good specs and puts the keyboard in the box as standard. It's positioned to compete directly with Microsoft's Surface line, and offers ...

7 hours ago from Gizmag

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Beats Pill+ Is The Company's First New Speaker Since Joining Apple

Many of you might be aware by now that Beats was acquired by Apple, the company not only got its music streaming service but it also got the lucrative hardware business which churns out expensive ...

4 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Google is latest tech giant to claim space in news

Technology giants—Apple, Facebook, Snapchat and now Google—want to take charge of how we get and see news on our phones.

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Human ancestor may have used tools, walked like modern humans

HUMAN EVOLUTION: Homo naledi, the ancient human ancestor whose fossils have been retrieved from a South African cave, may have been handy with tools and walked much like a person, according ...

21 hours ago from ABC Science

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AT&T is only US carrier planning to sell Microsoft's latest phones

Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile and Sprint are expected pass on the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL in the United States.

2 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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Verizon's Pervasive, Opt-Out 'Supercookie' Trackers Join Forces With AOL Ad Network

It appears that Verizon's supercookie is indeed "super", as we're still unable to escape it. Earlier this year, Verizon came under fire for making use of a cookie that works even when offline, ...

4 hours ago from HotHardware

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Samsung 3Q operating profit surges, shares jump 9 percent

Samsung Electronics announced a forecast-beating profit for the third quarter Wednesday, sending its share price up nearly 9 percent, but analysts said strong component sales and favorable currency ...

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Newly Discovered Hog-Nosed Rat is an Indonesian Oddity

A recently discovered rat has a face only a mother could love. An international team of researchers studying animals in the isolated, mountainous island of Sulawesi, Indonesia, trapped a shrewlike ...

23 hours ago from Discover Magazine

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Oldest pregnant horselike fossil found

A 48-million-year-old fossil of an early horse and fetus is the oldest and best-preserved specimen of its kind.

2 hours ago from ScienceNews

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