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The independent rapper Oddisee, who makes a living from music without a major label deal. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Fractured Industry: Companies That Serve Musicians Without Deals

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Google Shakeup: Larry Page Back As CEO

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The Sony Ericsson Xperia arc. Android-based smart phone, will connect to your TV and remember where you stopped watching a film. Sony Ericsson hide caption

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Connectivity: When Your Phone Talks To Your TV

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The Consumer Electronics Show this week is expected to feature more tablets to compete with the Apple iPad, left, and Samsung Galaxy Tab, right. Gero Breloer/AP hide caption

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Tablets, Internet TV Highlight Consumer Electronics Show

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Undesigned: The Symbiotic Relationship Of Steve Jobs And Jonathan Ive

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Vote On Network Neutrality May Alter The Way We Listen Online

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Corporations Are Drawn Into WikiLeaks Controversy

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Microsoft Adds 'Do Not Track' Option To Internet Explorer 9

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Google Makes A Play For A Piece Of The E-Books Market

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Even though Facebook remains wildly popular, a number of startup social networks are trying to woo people with the promise of better privacy controls. Nicholas Kamm/AFP hide caption

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New Networks Target Discomfort With Facebook

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Erin McKeown says that while MySpace was once an essential tool for connecting to fans, it's now just one of many websites that offer similar utility. Nancy Palmieri/MySpace hide caption

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MySpace Update Focuses On Music

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