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CTRL+T podcast: That time we talked about Apple, Kanye West and slavery

Welcome back to CTRL+T, the TechCrunch podcast where Megan Rose Dickey and I talk about the stories we want to talk about and figure out what they mean in relation to life. This week is Apple’s

Kanye skips Tidal exclusivity, drops new album on Spotify and Apple Music

Back in 2016, Kanye West announced that his latest album be available exclusively on Tidal. This morning, its follow up, the simply titled ye, arrived on that service, Spotify and Apple Music all at t

Kanye West’s The Life of Pablo is the first album to go platinum from streaming only

Kanye West’s last album has just made streaming history. The Life of Pablo, released a little over a year ago, just went Platinum with over 1.5 billion song streams in the U.S. While popular alb

Kim’s Snapchat Story, Taylor’s Instagram, and all the 1’s and 0’s in between

Not-so-breaking news from the world of celebrity gossip: Kimye and T-Swift are at it again! And with this particular stage of the celebrity feud, we are given an amazing opportunity to look at how soc

Adidas and Kanye West expand their partnership with planned sports gear and Yeezy retail stores

Kanye West and Adidas just announced they are turning their Yeezy collaboration into a full-fledged partnership. The deal, which Adidas is calling “the most significant partnership ever created

Jay Z, Tidal & Kanye West sued for misstatements about ‘The Life of Pablo’ exclusivity

Kanye West’s decision to flip-flop on whether or not his new album, “The Life of Pablo,” would be an exclusive to music streaming service Tidal, has now been met with a class action

Kanye West’s new album, ‘The Life of Pablo,’ is no longer a Tidal exclusive

So much for Kanye West’s plans to make his new album, “The Life of Pablo,” a Tidal exclusive. The artist, who has changed his mind numerous times with regard to this latest release,

Kanye West releases a track from new album to Apple Music & others, after promising a Tidal exclusive

Remember the chaos surrounding Kanye West’s release of his new album, “The Life of Pablo” last month? The artist had originally said his album would be a Tidal exclusive, which drove

Kanye West’s ‘The Life of Pablo’ is the first SaaS album

Kanye West dropped a new album, sort of. It’s not really finished yet - he’s still publicly tweaking lyrics, arranging the song order, adding and subtracting material. In the technology industry,

Here Are 7 Startups That Kanye West Wants To Build

When Kanye West went on his most recent Twitter rant a few days ago, he resurfaced an organizational chart he made for Donda, his “content, experience & product company” named after hi

Thousands Bought Kanye West’s New Album, But Never Received Their Download

Digital music service TIDAL climbed to the top of the App Store, thanks to scoring the exclusive rights to Kanye West's new album, "The Life of Pablo" - but that release hasn't exactly been going as p

Tidal Tops U.S. App Store After Landing Exclusive Rights To Kanye West’s New Album

After scoring exclusive streaming rights to Kanye's new album, The Life of Pablo, Tidal has taken over the number one spot on the U.S. App Store.

Yeezy Season Approaches As Tidal Scores Stream Of Kanye’s Fashion Show Concert

Yesterday, Kanye West took to Twitter to announce the launch of both his new album and season three of his ultra-popular fashion brand, Yeezy. The brand will debut its latest duds and kicks at a star-

The Most-Liked Instagram Photo In The World Took 4 Days To Edit

Remember the time that <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2014/05/30/kim-kardashian-steals-most-liked-instagram-photo-from-bieber/">Kim Kardashian proved</a> that social media popularity has very li

Kanye West Loves Twitter, And We Love Twitter For Kanye West's Tweets

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/kanyesorry.png" /> You'll forgive me for sneaking in some pop culture in the mix because it's Saturday and all, right? Rapper Kanye West is h

Kanye West Finally Has A F*cking Twitter

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-201432" title="k" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/07/k.png" alt="" />Last May, <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2009/05/12/kayne-west-is-