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There's teasing new music with a cryptic Instagram post , and then there's really teasing new music with a full-blown television commercial. 

Harry Styles —yes, the one from One Direction—is going the trailer route to promote what will be his debut single as a solo artist and the mass hysteria has officially begun.

During Saturday night's episode of The X Factor in the UK, a mysterious ad ran featuring the singer completely drenched and walking through the mist to open a door that leads to blinding light—all before flashing to his eyes and an "April 7th" date appears. Read more...

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Earlier this year, the realms of law and new media collided when Lori Drew was hit with federal charges for creating a fake MySpace page and harassing a neighboring teenager, who then committed suicide. In another case of courtrooms v. technology, prosecutors are reportedly searching Facebook and MySpace for photos of defendants to use as character evidence in sentencing hearings.

CNN reports that party photos and pictures of defendants drinking or looking unrepentant have resulted in harsher sentences for people charged in drunk driving accidents, with prosecutors presenting the incriminating pictures as evidence that the defendant lacked remorse.

In one instance, a prosecutor showed the court a Powerpoint presentation of party photos that had been posted on Facebook by a 20-year-old defendant after he nearly killed another driver in a three-car collision. The pictures depicted him at a Halloween party dressed as a prisoner in an orange jumpsuit labeled “Jail Bird.” The judge slammed him with a two-year jail sentence.

There's teasing new music with a cryptic Instagram post , and then there's really teasing new music with a full-blown television commercial. 

Harry Styles —yes, the one from One Direction—is going the trailer route to promote what will be his debut single as a solo artist and the mass hysteria has officially begun.

During Saturday night's episode of The X Factor in the UK, a mysterious ad ran featuring the singer completely drenched and walking through the mist to open a door that leads to blinding light—all before flashing to his eyes and an "April 7th" date appears. Read more...