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Prince, La Zona Rosa, Austin Texas

The wristbands for Prince’s concert were purple – what else? Yet they should have been platinum, considering the value fans put on them.

Hackers to 'take down Facebook'

You've got exactly five days to save all your Facebook pictures onto a disc, copy your event invites into a old-fashioned hard copy diary and decide who your real friends are: Hactivist group Anonymous have set the date for the Facebook apocalypse, and it's next Monday.

Why SXSW is a voyage of discovery

Bruce Springsteen, Fiona Apple, barbecue – who needs them? Not Gillian Orr, who went off-piste in search of new acts to get excited about at the biggest and best music festival in America

Edwards out of Valencia race

Colin Edwards will miss the final MotoGP race of the season in Valencia as he awaits surgery on a broken arm.

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