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And the Grammy Doesn't Go To...

Along with a few other changes in categories, the Recording Academy just announced that Surround Sound is out, Immersive Audio is in.<p>Late last week, …

Audiophile

BREAKING: Something Is Happening

DECIDER IN CHIEFIt’s not often enough that people just come right out and say, “Fuck you, Donald Trump.” But, though we at Wonkette are shy, we are …

How to Raise a Feminist Son

We’re now more likely to tell our daughters they can be anything they want to be — an astronaut and a mother, a tomboy and a girlie girl. But we don’t do the same for our sons.<p>Even as we’ve given girls more choices for the roles they play, boys’ worlds are still confined, social scientists say. …

Feminism

This adorable little robot will draw anything you do

Welcome to the internet of squiggly drawings<p>Line-us is by far the cutest drawing robot we’ve ever seen.<p>Currently raising funds on Kickstarter, this little bot is essentially a USB-powered arm that connects to an app on your tablet or smartphone and copies anything you draw in real time. (The …

Raspberry Pi

The New Look of Going Green

Kindred Black is the latest retailer giving a makeover to eco-friendly's crunchy rep.<p>When Reformation came on the scene in 2009, sustainable fashion didn’t really have a face. Or at least it didn’t have a cool one. Up until then, the phrase “eco-friendly” had a crunchy connotation: patchouli, …

Bernie Sanders rejects donation from hated CEO who upped AIDS drug price

Add Bernie Sanders' name to the long list of people who hate that CEO who massively inflated the cost of an AIDS drug.<p>The Vermont senator has …

The Stratocaster Since 2000

The Stratocaster entered the 2000s as an enormous continuing success. It had not only risen to become the quintessential Fender instrument, but had …

Bonamassa borrows Rory Gallagher's Stratocaster to play Sloe Gin at the Royal Albert Hall

Selena Gomez Today show: Gomez plays new songs from Revival

Selena Gomez kicked off <i>The Today Show</i>‘s Citi Concert series Monday morning, and performed tracks off <i>Revival</i>, which debuted Friday. Gomez started off …

We Spoke to the Woman with the Bashed Up Knees Who Plays Guitar in the Bleak-Ass Bar in 'True Detective'

Her name is Lera Lynn and she exists in real life also.<p>The current season of Nic Pizzolatto’s <i>True Detective</i> has been polarizing. Most people fell in love with season one for its Southern Gothic surrealism, Matthew McConaughey saying things like “time is a flat circle” in the distinctly haggard …

There’s a HUGE security flaw on Android phones that could affect 950 million users

<b>When the Apple text message flaw hit, it was all a bit of innocent fun.</b><p>For the next few weeks iPhone owners everywhere sent a bit of code to crash, …

Microsoft ignored focus group feedback about 'leering' Clippy

What was wrong with Clippy? Well, where to start. Microsoft's now-defunct digital assistant has long been a byword for disastrous software design, but it seems there are still new lessons to be learned from the anthropomorphic paperclip's demise. One problem identified in the recent documentary</i> …

Report: HTC One M9 shipments 43% lower than M8

HTC’s woes look set to continue with a new report suggesting the One M9 is underperforming massively, with shipments expected to be 43.75 percent lower than the One M8 managed in the first three months after launch. Things are so bad for the Taiwanese manufacturer that it has announced plans to …

The Week in Pictures: June 11 - 18

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Furor forces airline group to scrap call for smaller carry-on bag

You can stop shopping for that new, smaller carry-on bag ... for now.<p>The International Air Transport Assn. has backed off (“pausing,” it said in a release) its Cabin OK intiative announced this month. That proposal would give the thumbs up to carry-on bags that were 21 ½ by 13 ½ by 7 ½ inches.<p>The …

Jell-O Molds and Shrimp Trees: Behind the Insane Vintage Food of ABC's "The Astronaut Wives Club"

We spoke to the woman who brought hundreds of vintage recipes (including a few of our own!) to life for ABC's new miniseries about the first astronaut wives.<p>ABC's new miniseries "The Astronaut Wives Club," is technically the story of the women behind America's first astronauts, whose historic trips …

Dates: The Sticky History of a Sweet Fruit

The Plate<p>When Nawal Nasrallah was growing up in Iraq, the last three days of Ramadan were consumed with a singular activity: stuffing dates into rich buttery cookies called <i>ma’amoul</i>.<p>“We used to gorge ourselves on those cookies,” says Nasrallah, author of the Iraqi cookbook <i>Delights from the Garden of</i> …

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