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U2 Pillow

The U2 Pillow will stop you from tossing and turning

June 18th, 2020

Not being able to sleep during the night can ruin your following day in many ways. You will feel tired, weary, and will likely have bags under your eyes. Everyone needs restful sleep in order for their bodies to recuperate and work at their very best. Staring at the ceiling or tossing from side to …

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Russian politician fears Apple’s free U2 album will make you gay

April 30th, 2015

Can mediocre dad rock alter your sexual orientation? That’s the belief of one Russian politician who thinks that Apple is secretly trying to corrupt the youth of the Motherland by giving away a free U2 album that purportedly promotes homosexuality. The Guardian reports that LDPR party member Alexander Starovoitov is objecting to the album because it …

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Bono apologizes for forcing the new U2 album on an unsuspecting public

October 15th, 2014

On September 9th, 2014, Apple revealed several new exciting products and services, including the iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch, but what was supposed to be a fun surprise at the end of the event turned into a baffling debacle. The surprise was that U2’s new album, Songs of Innocence, had been automatically stored on everyone’s iTunes account free of …

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Amazon trolls Apple for forcing U2’s new album on its users

October 14th, 2014

On Monday, Apple finally wrapped up its U2 “Songs of Innocence” album giveaway for iTunes customers. The release led 26 million iTunes users to download the album, and 81 million users to “experience” it. Now, Amazon is picking up the album and giving it to Amazon Prime subscribers through Amazon Prime Music.

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Apple reveals download stats for the most deleted U2 album of all time

October 9th, 2014

No one can forget the moment they looked on in their iTunes and saw the U2’s Songs of Innocence show up without warning. Many weren’t happy, and many were upset enough to use Apple’s instructions to delete the album. Apple is now saying that more than 81 million people have “experienced” the album with 26 million people downloading it in …

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Bono wants to help Apple reach 1 billion iTunes subscribers

September 22nd, 2014

In an interview with Dave Fanning on Irish radio station 2FM, U2’s Bono revealed that the band wants to help Apple get to 1 billion iTunes subscribers, TUAW reports. Apple currently has 885 million users according to the well-informed musician, who has been in the news quite a bit lately because of the free U2 …

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I cannot believe people are still whining about getting a free U2 album

September 16th, 2014

In my two-plus years at BGR, I’ve written about a lot of so-called “first-world problems” — that is, issues that seem like huge burdens to people who live relatively comfortable lifestyles but that are in reality not that big of a deal, particularly when you think about all of the wars, famines and deadly disease outbreaks …

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How to get rid of the U2 album that Apple put in your iTunes account

September 15th, 2014

Most of the announcements Apple made last Tuesday were greeted with applause from the audience and general praise from the Internet, but everyone was understandably unsure of how to react when U2 appeared to reveal that their new album had been injected into every iTunes account without our permission. For many, this strange, but ultimately harmless, …

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Apple paid $100 million to give away U2’s ‘free’ album

September 12th, 2014

U2’s newest album may not have cost you a dime but that doesn’t mean someone didn’t pay for it. In this particular case that “someone” is Apple, as The New York Times reports that Tim Cook and company are paying roughly $100 million in royalty fees and marketing expenses as part of a deal to …