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Ellen DeGeneres: Did She Cheat on Portia de Rossi?

Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi have been in the headlines for weeks, with headlines of divorce rumors, meltdowns, and a stint in rehab for Portia thrown straight into the public eye. Now one source says Ellen cheated on Portia right before that rehab stay. It seems Portia believes that Ellen had an affair with a mutual friend right before …

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Former Napster COO Milton Olin Jr. Dies After Being Hit By Police Car

Milton Olin Jr., who once served as COO of Napster, is dead after being hit by a police car while riding his bicycle. The accident happened at 1:05 PM at the 22000 block of Mulholland Highway in Los Angeles on Sunday. Olin was reportedly pronounced dead at the scene. He was sixty-five years old. CBS Los Angeles reports: Investigators confirmed …

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Winamp Media Player Shuts Down In December 2013

Many of us remember from the Windows 98 days, as well as the introduction of MP3s, the uprising and popularity of Winamp Media Player. Before iTunes, it was the only well-known alternative to Windows Media Player at that time. Known for its slogan “It really whips the llama’s a**,” the long-time running media player will no longer be continuing next …

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Sean Parker and Lars Ulrich Are Buddies Now

In the year 2000, Metallica’s Lars Ulrich was fuming over the fact that an unfinished Metallica track had wound up on the Sean Parker-founded filesharing service Napster. That led to a famous lawsuit and the eventual demise of Napster as we knew it. Now, in the year 2012, Lars Ulrich and Sean Parker are partners and apparent new buddies. Yesterday, …

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Sean Parker’s Airtime Has 2,000 Users

Airtime, a new video chat service from Napster co-founders Sean Parker and Shawn Fanning, already has about 2,000 monthly users, even though the site has yet to officially launch. Airtime, which is still in a testing phase, has been running on Facebook’s Open Graph platform, and maintains about 70 daily active users, and 600 weekly active users, according to a …

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