Fredrik Neij, co-founder of the copyright-free zone known as the Pirate Bay, has had his Nintendo Entertainment System taken away by prison officials. The Swedish Prison and Probation Service said the console couldn't be opened without being smashed and could possibly harbor prohibited items. Show More Summary
Andy Chen, chief executive of Aspiro, the parent company of the Swedish streaming music service Tidal, has stepped down, and about a dozen employees were laid off.
Pirate Bay co-founder Fredrik Neij just wants to play some classic 8-bit Nintendo while he serves time in Swedish prison for involvement with the file sharing site. But the Swedish Prison and Probation Service isn't allowing it. Harsh. The...Show More Summary
While Jay Z and Jack White are busy making personal calls to thank Tidal subscribers, management at his $20-per-month premium streaming service is undergoing some serious shakeups. First reported on Thursday by Swedish news site Breakit,...Show More Summary
Last month, IKEA announced it would soon be releasing furniture with built-in charging technology so yu could power-up your phones, tablets, and other devices. Now the Swedish home furnishing giant has released a catalog showing off the first of these products that will be available this spring. The catalog [PDF] released to the press today shows products … [More]
Daniel Ek is the 31-year-old founder and chief executive of Spotify, a global music streaming service worth $8 billion. Ek is Swedish, living proof that Europe can produce superstar tech entrepreneurs capable of besting American competitors.
All photos via Per Jansson Designed by Léonie Geisendorf, the centenarian Swedish architect who once interned with Le Corbusier, Villa Delin hides a stunningly airy, Scandinavian dwelling behind a bleak Brutalist exterior. In addition to sweeping lake views from its...
It has been a month since rapper Jay Z acquired Swedish music streaming company Aspiro, and in that time he has transformed it from a little-known European tech startup to a brand known around the world. Tidal's relaunch kicked off with a star-studded press conference in New York that featured some of the most famous people in the world. Show More Summary
Andy Chen, CEO of Aspiro, the Swedish music streaming company acquired by rapper Jay Z for $56 million in March, has left the company. Reports of departures at Tidal began yesterday in Swedish news site Breakit. It claimed that around...Show More Summary
A robot programmed to buy what it wanted from the Darknet has been released by Swedish authorities after purchasing a passport and ecstasy pills online.
Does your dream wedding include getting married via webcam? You should sign up for Ikea's newest service. The Swedish furniture chain has launched "Wedding Online," a (somewhat) tongue-in-cheek site that lets users pick a theme and setting—beach,...Show More Summary
Battlefront publisher Electronic Arts and Swedish developer DICE showcased their next-generation rendition of the Star Wars multiplayer shooter Friday at Star Wars Celebration, the annual fan extravaganza celebrating the sci-fi franchise. The...Show More Summary
The Syrian government has "information" that the most dangerous leaders of the Islamic State militant group in Syria come from Scandinavia, President Bashar Assad told a Swedish newspaper.
The Sputnik multimedia news agency has announced the launch of its new website in Swedish.
Matthew Koma is an artist and the artist working alongside your favorite artists: he’s written and produced for the likes of Bruce Springsteen, Shania Twain, Alesso, Britney Spears, Tiesto, Sebastian Ingrosso (of the Swedish House Mafia, if you’re perpetually clueless…
A cryptic message from Björn Ulvaeus about a big announcement sent Abba fans in a frenzy. Just last week, the Swedish composer launched a website, "Mamma Mia! The Party," along with a statement: "new entertainment experiment that I will tell everyone about on Wednesday."
(John Hinderaker) Marco Rubio is running for president as the standard-bearer of a new generation. When it comes to culture, anyway, that claim is not without substance. Not only is Rubio a knowledgeable sports fan, he actually listens to rap, hip-hop and similar abominations. Show More Summary
It seems Russian officials and media are deliberately confusing the facts about Swedish submarine sightings.
In a written confirmation sent to Swedish prosecutor Marianne Ny, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has agreed to an interrogation in the Ecuadorian embassy in the United Kingdom, in relation to the sexual assault allegations against him.
Lee Manne of Stieber’s Sweet Shoppe in New York City shared a fun step-by-step tutorial on how to make candy sushi with Helin Jung at Cosmopolitan. Using candy and sweets like Swedish Fish and Marshmallow Fluff on top of Rice Krispies treats, Manne creates colorful, adorable sushi. Candy sushi-making classes are available for those who […]