15 years ago
There's a game common at arcades called Whack-A-Mole, where plastic rodents pop up briefly from holes in the playing surface. You know the game--you get points for smacking the moles before they drop again. That's an apt metaphor for the record in...
16 years ago
First, there was Napster, which made it easy for anyone with an Internet connection to get thousands of songs for free. It was one of the Net's true mass-market hits, landing its 19-year-old creator on the cover of Time while 30 million users trad...