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May 13, 2018 3:35 PM Dr Dre loses trademark battle with a gynaecologist called Dr Drai

Hip-hop star Dr Dre has lost a long-running trademark dispute against a gynaecologist with a similar name. The case was first lodged in 2015, when Pennsylvania-based gynaecologist Draion M Burch tried to trademark the name Dr Drai. Dr Dre objected, saying the similarity could cause “confusion”, especially as his near-namesake wanted to sell audio books 48

June 16, 2017 12:30 PM Apple Taps Sony TV Chiefs to Lead Programming Push

Sony Pictures Television co-presidents Jamie Erlicht and Zack Van Amburg announced their departure on Thursday and will exit the independent studio for Apple when their deals end in August. Jamie Erlicht and Zack Van Amburg, who late Thursday announced their upcoming exit from Sony Pictures Television, have been tapped to run video programming at Apple 73

January 12, 2017 2:51 PM Report: Apple looking to challenge Netflix

Apple is preparing to challenge Netflix and Amazon -- and Hollywood -- by increasing the creation of its own online TV and movie content. Remember earlier this month when Apple announced plans to produce 16 episodes of Carpool Karaoke, the hit sketch on The Late Late Show with James Corden, for this spring (Corden won't appear in them all). And how back in July Apple 5

November 23, 2016 8:27 PM Hacked or Not, Audit This Election (And All Future Ones)

After an election marred by hacker intrusions that breached the Democratic National Committee and the email account of one of Hillary Clinton’s top staffers, Americans are all too ready to believe that their actual votes have been hacked, too. Now those fears have been stoked by a team of security experts, who argue that voting machine vulnerabilities 18 3

October 25, 2016 11:24 PM 10 Philippe Starck designs that paved the way for Xiaomi's Mi Mix smartphone

The concept smartphone from Xiaomi and colorful French designer Philippe Starck, revealed on Tuesday, has won praise for its minimalist form and bezel-less screen. And while Starck is world-renowned for his design prowess, many smartphone users may not realize just how big a deal a Xiaomi smartphone from Starck really is. For some perspective, we've 37

October 24, 2016 11:44 PM How security flaws in voting machines could discredit election results

Security experts say voting machines are easy to tamper with, and in several key battleground states ballots will be nearly impossible to verify. PHILADELPHIA -- For months, Donald Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, has complained loudly and publicly that the election is "rigged." Trump has warned supporters that rampant voter fraud may cost him, and his voters 2

September 9, 2016 5:19 PM P Diddy named world's highest-paid hip-hop artist

Los Angeles: Rapper P Diddy has become the world's highest-paid hip-hop artist with earnings of USD 62 million. This is the second time for the 46-year-old record producer to top Forbes' highest-paid hip-hopper list, with a whopping USD 60 million last year. His earnings largely come from his lucrative Ciroc vodka deal and other non-musical ventures 9

July 1, 2016 12:00 PM Why Apple buying Tidal makes sense

Apple is apparently in exploratory talks to acquire Jay Z's streaming service Tidal, for an undisclosed amount, according to The Wall Street Journal. Recode later confirmed the talks, though the sale might not happen, according to Ben Sisario, the excellent music reporter at The New York Times. Either way, the potential of this seems insane for a number 7

January 11, 2016 8:52 AM Apple Music must be hitting the right note: Reports claim the service now has 10 million paying customers

In just six months, Apple's music streaming service has reportedly accrued more than 10 million paying subscribers. It hit the 6.5 million users mark in October, meaning it has gained an average of around 42,000 paying customers every day since. To put this into perspective, it took major rival Spotify six years to reach this milestone, but the site now has 20 million 4

November 13, 2015 12:30 PM Apple is pulling the plug on Beats Music: Subscriptions to the streaming service will be cancelled at the end of November

Apple is finally going to close Beats Music in a bid to push people towards its own Apple Music streaming service. Beats Music was set up by rapper Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine, and Apple bought the brand in 2014. The California-based tech giant will pull the plug out Beats Music on 30 November when all subscriptions to the service will be cancelled 30