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Should you get the Sonos Move or the Sonos One? Here's the breakdown!

Should you get the Sonos Move or the Sonos One? Here's the breakdown!

34 minutes ago   |   iMore

Sonos Move Portable powerhouse $399 at Amazon Pros Built-in rechargeable battery Supports AirPlay 2 Alexa and Google Assistant on-board Bluetooth...
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Former LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner's under-the-radar VC firm led a $3.5 million Seed round for Trala, the violin app that's democratizing access to music education in over 100 countries

Former LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner's under-the-radar VC firm led a $3.5 million Seed round for Trala, the violin app that's democratizing access to music education in over 100 countries

46 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Former college roommates Sam Walder and Vishnu Indukuri teamed up and co-founded Trala, an app that provides remote violin lessons. On Wednesday, the startup announced that it...
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Review: Captivating 'Godspell' from Berkshire Theatre Group

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - The 10 cast members pull masks up over noses and mouths whenever within 6 feet of each other. If anyone sings while standing behind a fellow performer, a...
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"Short Carries" on Adirondack life now an audiobook

2 hours ago   |   Times Union

Elizabeth Folwell's audio version of “Short Carries: Essays from Adirondack Life” may be just the antidote we need now. I've been listening on my evening walks, and the stories...
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Trini Lopez, 1960s-era singer mentored by Sinatra, dies

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Mentored by Buddy Holly and Frank Sinatra, Lopez became an international star while performing in English and Spanish.
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Today in history: Aug. 12

Today in history: Aug. 12

3 hours ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

The MGM movie musical “The Wizard of Oz,” starring Judy Garland, had its world premiere at the Strand Theater in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, three days before opening in Hollywood...
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Jesse Kline: Legalize public drinking - before it's too late

4 hours ago   |   National Post

Taking an evening stroll around my inner-city Toronto neighbourhood has been a bit of a surreal experience this summer. On any given Friday or Saturday night, the local park...
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We Tested Instagram Reels, the TikTok Clone. What a Dud

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

TikTok might not be winning over President Trump, but it sure beats its Instagram copycat for making and sharing short videos.
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Amazon Music Adding Podcasts on the Condition That Podcasters Don't Disparage Amazon

11 hours ago   |   Pitchfork

The corporation's terms and conditions specify that the company cannot be maligned in any podcast's “advertising or messages”
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Smash Mouth faces criticism for live performance at Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

11 hours ago   |   ABC

Smash Mouth singer Steve Harwell could be heard using expletives to describe COVID-19 during the live concert, where there was little social distancing and even fewer masks.
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Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, a media titan and billionaire who, as chairman of Viacom and National Amusements, drew headlines both for his deal-making as well as his turbulent personal... Read more ...

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family's drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. ViacomCBS Inc., which he lead for decades, remembered Redstone for his... Read more ...

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Omar, a member of “The Squad” of four progressive female members of Congress, survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an... Read more ...

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Hours after Joe Biden announced that California junior Senator Kamala Harris would be his running mate, the hosts shared their opinions on the news. Read more ...

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

Biden, aware of the potential pitfalls of being a 77-year-old white male standard-bearer of a party increasingly comprised of women, people of color and young voters, made... Read more ...

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Joe Biden's choice of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate marks the first time that the Democratic presidential ticket hasn't had an Ivy League graduate since 1984... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

The results are in. Joe Biden has selected California Sen. Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential running mate in the 2020 election. The presumptive Democratic nominee made... Read more ...

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

CHICAGO - Chicago police have charged a man in the hit-and-run that killed a woman and injured her daughter in River North. Edgar Roman, 25, is charged with one felony count of... Read more ...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable phone with two screens that opens and closes like a book. Here's how it works

Microsoft announced that the Surface Duo, its first foldable smartphone, will launch on September 10 for $1,400. The device consists of two separate 5.6-inch displays that work... Read more ...