Music & Tech Around The Web: RIP Ping, Twitter Tailored & More

Posted June 13

You’re almost over the hump, kids. Celebrate the glory that is the impending weekend with this shimmering pile of music & tech links.

* Word to my Bronies: Andrew W.K. To Speak At My Little Pony Convention

* Ding, dong, ping: WSJ: Ping Is Dead

* You forgot “whiskey”: 7 Things To Do 1 Week Before Your Album Release

* Filter out all that Bieber news (unless you’re a Belieber): Twitter Changes Algorithms To Tailor Trends [Updates]

* OK, fine, we’ll bite: Rostam Mashes Up “Call Me Maybe” And “Walking On Broken Glass”

* Obama Girl, who?: Obama Boy – I Have A Crush On Obama