November 18, 2019

Gadget of the week

How this UX design is changing the way we can learn one of the World’s fastest growing languages By Yang Gao for Royal College of Art From Core77 Voice Blox was awarded in several categories in the 2019 Core77 Design Awards, including the top Student Winner prize in the Interaction category. Mandarin, the official language […]

Design recipes

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio Our design process is like a recipe: 1 part inspiration, 1 part prior art, 1/2 a textbook circuit, a dash of proprietary technology, shake well, measure, then listen. If it doesn’t hit the mark, it’s back to the tweak bench or the drawing board. The end result of a […]

Martin: Think about what’s between your two ears

By Melissa Martin Do you ever think about what’s going on in the three pounds of tissue inside your skull that sets on the top of your neck? The human brain is composed of 75 percent water and 60 percent fat. Who knew? The human brain has 86,000,000,000 (86 billion) neurons. Crikey! The brain is […]

Chicanery

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio What a great word. It’s used when a person sets out to deceive someone else. To win by deceit and dishonesty. To pull the wool over another’s eyes in the hopes of personal gain. It’s what bad actors do. It’s what audiophiles are often accused of when we speak […]

Harmonic riches

By Paul McGowan From PS Audio One of the reasons I love acoustic guitar is its wealth of harmonic richness. Contained in the pluck of a string or the strum of a chord is a treasure chest of overtones. Pianos come close, but rarely the same as an acoustic guitar. Those ringing tones with their […]

Ria’s Rising Stars Foundation – Helping Broadcast Students Grow! Apply for your scholarship, now

From All Access Music Group Don’t Be Left Out — Application Deadline Is February 2nd It’s time once again to search for deserving broadcast students to award them free trips to WORLDWIDE RADIO SUMMIT 2020 through the RIA’s RISING STARS SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION, a 501(c)(3) public charity, formed to honor the memory of ALL ACCESS co-founder RIA DENVER and […]

Cayman: Pirates Week SOS – Sounds of Soca Weekend

Swanky Kitchen Band joins Pirates Week Music Lineup [George Town, Grand Cayman – Tuesday, 29 October 2019] – Pirates Week is pleased to bring a great line up of local and international music to the Festival this year, including Cayman’s premier traditional ensemble; Swanky Kitchen Band. You can catch the Swanky at the holiday Monday […]

CUPRA Ateca Limited Edition: Eye-catching design and a resonating sound

CUPRA adds increased levels of sophistication and performance to the definitive high-performance SUV Akrapovic exhaust reduces weight and brings a unique, dynamic sound while Brembo brakes increase stopping power Newly designed and exclusive 20’’ copper alloy wheels increases track width Carbon Fibre elements add aesthetic finesse and improve aerodynamic performance Just 1,999 CUPRA Ateca Limited […]

After Math: Stand and delivery

By Andrew Tarantola From engadget Things happened this week, such as Alphabet commencing commercial flights of its Wing drone delivery program in Christiansburg, Virginia. But they weren’t the only tech corporation that decided to put things where they previously were not at speeds the public is unaccustomed to. Uniti’s quirky three-seater EV costs less than […]

American Music Awards nominations led by Post Malone, Seven, Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish

From All Access Music Group The AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS nominees have been announced, with POST MALONE leading the nominees with seven nods, followed by SEVEN, ARIANA GRANDE, and BILLIE EILISH nominated in six categories and TAYLOR SWIFT and LIL NAS X in five. Artist of the Year nominees include DRAKE, ARIANA GRANDE, HALSEY, POST MALONE, […]