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Apple’s New Music Service

When Apple launched its new operating system iOS 8.4 on July 3, 2015 it wasn’t the system itself that was getting all the hype but the new music service included. Yes, Apple has been offering music streaming since 2013 which was offered on iTunes Radio to be streamed online. However, despite the fact that iTunes dominates the music streaming online industry Apple still didn’t seem to be able to compete […]

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Ant-Man First Impressions

Okay so the newest addition the great Marvel empire and their great list of movies is Ant-Man. When I first heard about this my first thought was “who is Ant-Man?” I actually had to ask my father about this. He told me that it’s a character from the old comics and that he hadn’t heard the name in a long time, he explained that it was a superhero from the […]

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A Fourth Wife on the Fourth for Billy Joel

Reports say that pop icon Billy Joel was married to wife number for this Saturday. It was a surprise ceremony that took place at an annual Independence Day party thrown by Joel. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a long time friend of Joel, officiated the wedding that took place on Joel’s estate in front of the small group of family and friends who attended the party. Among the guests at […]

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Developer Preview Android M Available on Sony Devices

Want the latest version of Android before it is officially released? You will need a Nexus device and be brave enough to flash a developer preview image by Google. But Sony is now giving you another option. You can run a preview build of Android M through devices in Sony’s Open Device program, released several weeks ago on Nexus devices. it is great for developers to test their apps on. […]

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Madonna’s baby Lourdes – table manners?

Madonna’s 18 year old Lourdes Leon was in Miss Lily’s restaurant in the East Village this past week and demonstrated table manners clearly learned at home. Lourdes and ‘friends’ arrived at 11pm on what our restaurant fly-on-the-wall tells us was “a very mellow night”. Normal time for Ciccone dinners? Must be, Madge previously visited the same restaurant at the same hour. Unlike her Rosé-sipping mom, Lourdes’ gang opted for beverages […]

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Seeing in the Dark, A New Facial Detection Tool

Criminals who think they are safe working under the cover of darkness now have more to fear then just batman now that Saquib Sarfraz and Rainer Stiefelhagen are on the case. Saquib Sarfraz and Rainer Stiefelhagen are two Computer scientists at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology what have created a tool that uses thermal signature to create infrared images to be matched to a normal photo. While we all want […]