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  1. Rdio Hosts Hack Day For In-House Team, Produces RSS, Shazam Apps

    May 08, 2012 12:47 PM EDT At its San Francisco headquarters, Rdio recently held its first-ever hack day -- a marathon event where coders build stuff that works, fast. Most hack days , including the one our editor just attended in Sydney , are open to the public and consist ...

  2. New York Music Hack Day: The Search For The Next Great Tech Product

    February 14, 2011 1:05 PM EST While most of the traditional music industry was in Los Angeles for the Grammys , nearly 200 hackers were crowded into New York start-up space General Assembly, spending the weekend hunched over laptops while trying to build the next great music t ...

  3. @MIDEM 2011: Check Out All Of Our Coverage Here!

    January 24, 2011 2:48 PM EST The MIDEM 2011 conference concluded today, and as usual, it was overflowing with news, products, parties and opinions. Obviously no one can catch all of the action but Billboard.biz's team certainly lost a lot of sleep trying: Check out all o ...

  4. @MIDEM 2011: Can Hacking Save Music?

    January 23, 2011 12:00 AM EST CANNES, France -- In a digital music environment where upstart legal services can take years to go from inception to launch, some technologists are creating new music innovations in a single day. And it's just what the music industry could us ...

  5. London To Host 'Music Hack Day'

    July 10, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The inaugural Music Hack Day, an event for the international tech and digital music community, is to take place in London this weekend (July 11 to 12). Bringing together 200 delegates, the two-day event is believed to be the first 'hack' ...

  6. Popular Hip-Hop Web site Gets Hacked

    June 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Popular hip-hop Web site SOHH.com was hacked yesterday (June 26) and consequently spammed with racist headlines. The FBI is currently addressing the issue. According to SOHH.com's founder and CEO Felicia Palmer, the site, which has since shut ...