Victory against Grooveshark shows music industry has upper hand on sharing sites

Why are courts taking such a hardline against music-sharing sites? A judge’s decision this week to throw the book at music-sharing site Grooveshark is just the latest example of how the tide has turned.

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“Where You Are Right Now Is a Necessary Step.”

“Where You Are Right Now Is a Necessary Step.”

Sometimes it’s difficult to be happy in the moment because you haven’t reached the finish line yet. The truth is that the place you’re in right now is a necessary step to reach the next place.

Marc and Angel Hack Life recommend remembering this when you’re feeling inadequate:

Sometimes we avoid experiencing exactly where we are because we have developed a belief, based on our ideals, that it is not where we should be or want to be. But the truth is, where you are right now is exactly where you need to be to get to where you want to go tomorrow.

Your current position isn’t something to be ashamed of, especially if it’s a position of progress and promise. Marc Chernoff gave some more tips you can read below.

20 Things to Remember When You Think You’re Not Good Enough | Marc and Angel Hack Life

Photo by Andreas Levers.

Source: Lifehacker

SoftBank, not Mayer, should run Yahoo, investor says

Alternative Investment Management & Research pictures a Yahoo-SoftBank merger, with the latter’s CEO running the combined company.

Source: CNET News

Chromecast getting competition from Firefox OS-powered Matchstick

Gizmo plugs into an HDMI port and uses Web technology for apps.

Source: Ars Technica

Geek Toys : Rabbids Sound & Action Figures Series 1

Bwaaaaaaaah! Four different Rabbids, each with silly play action and assorted sound effects. $12.99

Source: ThinkGeek – What’s New

Home & Office : Sin City Coaster Set

Marv-elous Let the denizens of Sin City protect your tables. Set of four, cork-backed coasters. $9.99

Source: ThinkGeek – What’s New

Geek Toys : Team Fortress 2 Engineer’s Wrench

gottam! This officially-licensed Team Fortress 2 Engineer’s Wrench foam replica is perfect for building (foam) Sentries, repairing (foam) Dispensers, cracking (foam) skulls, and (foam) more! $19.99

Source: ThinkGeek – What’s New

T-Shirts & Apparel : I Know Some New Tricks

It is fun to have fun But you have to know how

Do you know the story behind The Cat In The Hat? Spawned by a national debate about children’s literacy, it was a challenge from the director of the education division at Houghton Mifflin to Seuss to restrict his word usage to only a certain l $19.99

Source: ThinkGeek – What’s New

T-Shirts & Apparel : MARVELous Chemistry

Superheroes have chemistry Finally a way to show off your extensive comic knowledge. You and your friends can have a blast guessing which hero or villain is associated with each element on this MARVELous Chemistry Tee. Some are easy! Some, not so much… $19.99

Source: ThinkGeek – What’s New

T-Shirts & Apparel : Shiny?

Not To Fret Pro Tip: If you’re a crappy mechanic and you’ve brought somebody on-board to fool around with who’s wearing overalls, you might be looking for a new job shortly. $19.99

Source: ThinkGeek – What’s New