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Madonna's Vogue did not break copyright law, even though it contained a snippet of another artist's song, a US court has ruled. The case revolved around a horn "hit", which was allegedly lifted from the Salsoul Orchestra track Love Break. But the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals said the sample lasted less than a second, and would not...

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Marks and Spencer has announced it's getting rid of all in-store music. But why did shops start playing music in the first place and what does it actually do to our minds? If you want to sell hosepipes and spanners, you could play Dolly Parton or Kenny Rogers. To make red wine at an in-store tasting that little bitter...

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Legendary footballer Zlatan Ibrahimović came from nothing to make his dreams come true. As he likes to say, he worked harder than anyone to get to the top. And on the eve of the Euros, Zlatan has teamed up with another successful Swedish export — Volvo — to give us a glimpse inside the superstar's head and support...

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Last week, Mashable teamed up with Barilla to give our Instagram community an inspiring challenge: Share the things that feed your passion. We hosted this with YouTuber and author Hannah Hart, who pursues her passions every day. It's been an exciting week watching your photo and video submissions roll in on Instagram. We saw a wide...

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Snow is adding two things that worry real-life skiers more than a broken leg: snowboards and snowmobiles. The beautiful, social play-minded game is no longer just a "skiing sim" as of May 24. The addition of snowboards and snowmobiles introduce a new wrinkle to the game's wide-open mountain environments, offering new ways to explore the snowy wastes. The addition...

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The Chinese are super-sizing science - here are five big projects that reveal China's plans to become a global scientific powerhouse. BBC correspondent Rebecca Morelle travelled there - TAP HERE to see what she saw. Subscribe to the BBC News Magazine's email newsletter to get articles sent to your inbox.

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The huge success of artists like One Direction and Adele means that British artists accounted for one in every six albums sold worldwide last year. The UK music industry accounted for 17.1% of the global music market - its highest ever share. Adele was the driving force, selling 17.4 million copies of her third album, 25, in just six...

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A robot has taken up residence at the Victoria & Albert Museum to construct a new installation at its London gardens. The robot - which resembles something from a car assembly line - will build new sections of the Elytra Filament Pavilion over the coming months. The futuristic structure will grow and change shape using data based on how...

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Now that most of us have recovered from Season 6's horrible, evil cliffhanger ending, we can get back to what really matters in The Walking Dead: zombie fiction fandom. The Walking Dead: Card Trader is a new Android/iOS app that lets you amass a collection of digital cards that capture scenes and characters from both The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking...

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Riley stole the show again Tuesday when her father Steph Curry accepted his second consecutive NBA MVP award. But that's not all America's first family is up to these days (sorry, Obamas). The Currys also moved recently. SEE ALSO: How Steph Curry became the NBA's most Vine-worthy star Now their old house is up for sale, giving...

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