The genius way Genius caught Google allegedly stealing lyrics

Genius hid Morse code on its website to catch Google.

On Jun 17, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

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Pre-trend alert: Woman annotates her own wedding using Genius

Step 1: Get your wedding covered by 'Vogue.'

On Jun 30, 2016 by Jaya Saxena

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Is Genius facilitating online harassment?

Everything you need to know about the controversy.

On Mar 30, 2016 by Sherry Tucci

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Lin Manuel Miranda is annotating ‘Hamilton’ lyrics on Genius

You thought Hamilton was already perfect, but that was before the Notorious B.I.G. references.

On Nov 3, 2015 by Aja Romano

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Decoding the subtle lyrics of Tyga’s ‘Stimulated’

There's a deeper meaning here.

On Sep 6, 2015 by Eve Peyser

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Drunk genius asks Craigslist to deliver him a 7-Eleven Slurpee


On Jun 2, 2015 by Josh Katzowitz

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Sia has been annotating ‘Chandelier’ on Genius

1,2, 3 annotate.

On Feb 6, 2015 by Audra Schroeder

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New Yorker music critic Sasha Frere-Jones leaves for bro startup

Genius's rebranding continues.

On Jan 12, 2015 by Audra Schroeder

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Online dating gets more obnoxious with’s new ‘Mensa badges’

It's shallow to judge someone based on their looks. Judge them by their arbitrary score on an IQ test instead.

On Jun 25, 2014 by EJ Dickson

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Kid writes the best poem ever about how much poetry sucks

Move over, Shakespeare.

On Apr 17, 2014 by Miles Klee

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This is Benedict Cumberbatch reciting R. Kelly lyrics, and you’re welcome

It's a perfect storm of sexy and hilarious.

On Dec 5, 2013 by Michelle Jaworski