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This Page Transforms Live Wikipedia Edits Into Music

If you have data, you can find a weird and wonderful way to visualise it. Take real-time changes to Wikipedia, something that would normally be presented in a rather dry, analytical form, has been transformed into a live musical performance composed of additions, subtractions and new user registrations.

Here's A Can Of Cranberry Sauce Playing Mozart's Turkish March

Video: Done with Thanksgiving dinner, and never want to see cranberry sauce again? Too bad: here’s a can of the stuff being dropped, mashed, thwacked and sploshed, all to play Mozart’s Turkish (geddit?) March.

Important Update On The Wu-Tang Clan Super Secret Album Saga

Briefly: They sold it. Wu-Tang Clan spent nine years making a super secret album called Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, of which only a single copy would be sold. A few months ago, a “private American collector” quietly bought it for “millions” of dollars. Wu-Tang threw in some free $US55,000 ($75,966) speakers, too.

Rdio Will Be Cancelling Subscriptions Starting Tomorrow

Briefly: As you’ve probably heard if you’re an Rdio user, the music-streaming service is shuttering its doors. The fate of the company’s assets is clear — sold for $US75 million to Pandora — but the wind-down process has now been outlined.

The Weird, Sketchy History Of Internet Cafes

Internet cafes started as coffee shops where you could check email. But over the years, people turned them into dens for sharing pirated music, hotspots for video game addiction, and even temporary housing.

Adele's 25 Will Not Be On Spotify, Apple Music Or Other Streaming Services

Adele’s highly-anticipated new record 25 will not be available on Spotify, according to the company.

Someone Made A Rube Goldberg Machine For Techno Beats And It's Magical 

Video: Hacking records is old hat in the music world. But have you ever wondered what happens when you hack everything you can find into a whirling tower of techno-making mechanical marvels?

World's Largest Music Box Plays The Harry Potter Theme (Also Tchaikovsky And Liszt)

Do you like those tiny automatic musical instruments you can wind up and listen to their adorable jingling tunes? Or your grandma’s dancing ballerina music box? If so, this overgrown hybrid of a music box and a hamster wheel created for the Budapest Palace Of Arts in Hungary is something you will appreciate. too.

Here's How To Export Your Rdio Playlists

The news that Pandora is buying bankrupt Rdio is very sad indeed, and leaves many of us wondering what will happen to the Dad Rock playlists we spent years perfecting. Here’s a way to export them, for now.

YouTube Music Is Breathtakingly Pointless

The new YouTube Music app is a failure. YouTube is quietly one of the most powerful forces in digital music, and this — THIS! — is the app that’s supposed to change everything. It changes nothing.

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