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Somebody's Watching Me

Tuesday’s Washington Post reported:

Federal officials on Monday announced the arrest of the maker of a popular smartphone app marketed as a tool for catching cheating spouses by eavesdropping on their calls and tracking their locations — a technology critics have dubbed ‘stalker apps.’

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Popular Music

Single of the Week: "Shut Up And Dance" by Walk The Moon

This week’s single “Shut Up And Dance”, released June 22nd, 2014, by Walk The Moon features party-friendly lyrics, synthesized guitars, and a beat that is ready for the dance floor. 106 more words

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The Male Taylor Swift?

If Ed Sheeran‘s “Don’t” . . .

. . . really is about his ex, Ellie Goulding, cheating on him with with (presumably former) buddy, Niall Horan of One Direction (for whom Sheeran wrote several songs), does that make him the male Taylor Swift (whose tour he once opened)?

Popular Music

Haters gonna hate, but U2's "innocence" resonates...

I must begin this commentary with a caveat – I have been a fan of U2 for over half of my life and they remain, for me, an important musical group even as my own tastes and interests have evolved.   1,425 more words

Sports And Popular Culture

Hating a nonexistant celebrity

An Internet questionnaire aimed at measuring Hungarian responses to Hungarian celebrity culture gathered responses from 7317 people; the results are reported in “National characteristics of Hungarian celebrity culture… 116 more words

Curiosities

33 1/3 Reviewed: #2 Forever Changes

Lindsay is blogging her way through Continuum’s 33 1/3 series with the hopes of discovering new music and discussing the many different ways people approach and write about the music they love. 953 more words

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