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New Nissan Leaf Debuts in September, Arrives Before Year’s End

Next-gen car could have Bolt-rivaling range<p>The next-gen Nissan Leaf EV will debut in September and go on sale before the end of the year, the automaker confirmed on Twitter.<p>Few other details were shared, but a September debut could mean we’ll see the new Leaf at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The Leaf …

The head of Alphabet’s ‘Project Loon’ balloon-internet project has stepped down after only six months

Tom Moore will stay on in an advisory role.<p>The head of Project Loon, an effort by Google parent company Alphabet to beam internet to remote regions of the world from balloons, has stepped down after only six months on the job, Alphabet’s subsidiary X has confirmed.<p>Tom Moore, who joined Loon last …

Stunning Artworks Made from Liquids

Artist Aravis Dolmenna manages to imagine beautiful artworks with only liquids, sometimes paint and a lot of imagination as materials. Every liquide …

Free typography resources: The big list

Everyone, even non-designers, can agree that the smallest typographical change can make a world of difference (*cough* <i>Warren Beatty</i> *cough*). …

Drake And The Death Of The Traditional Album Release Date

Love him or hate him, it seems the world is anxiously anticipating Drake’s new album/mixtape/playlist or whatever he’s calling it <i>More Life</i>. The problem is, nobody knows when it’s going to arrive, and judging by the multiple delays Drake himself is included in that uncertainty. In the world of …

Grammys 2017: Five big moments to expect

Music's biggest night is Sunday. So what's in store at the 59th annual Grammy Awards? Look for these big moments:<p>USA TODAYBeyoncé, Drake, Kanye West lead 2017 Grammy nominations<p><b>A big night for Beyoncé</b><p>Whether she takes home the record, song and album of the year categories, mom-to-be Beyoncé is …

Nicole Kidman and Elle Fanning Get Dark in Trailer for Sofia Coppola's Southern Gothic The Beguiled

There's an undercurrent of isolation and longing in many of Sofia Coppola's films: isolation in a Japanese city, isolation in the French royal court, isolation in a nondescript suburb. In her latest project, <i>The Beguiled</i>, Nicole Kidman, Elle Fanning and Kirsten Dunst find their characters isolated …

Nicole Kidman

9 Labels Working To Fix A Broken Music Industry

But There’s hope. We explored all the ways these labels are flipping the script on releasing music today. So we can all peer into the future together.<p>…

Music Industry

Forget vinyl, cassette tapes are the hippest new format from the past

Vinyl records aren’t the only analog music media undergoing a revival in the modern era. A company that specializes in another nostalgic format — …

Rocket League

A Conversation With Rick Rubin, Music’s Greatest Vibes Manager

One of the greatest producers ever reflects on a storied career of keeping things chill.<p>Story by Eric Ducker<br>Photography by Bryan …

Pandora Enters The Data Game With Next Big Sound Acquisition

Pandora just made a foray into the data analytics game. On Tuesday, the internet radio behemoth purchased Next Big Sound, a company that tracks a song's popularity by analyzing online listening behavior and social media chatter.<p>Pandora will use Next Big Sound's services to bolster its analytics …

Pandora

Instagram Courts Musicians With Dedicated Music Channel

In a first for Instagram, the photo-sharing social network will use its considerable resources to promote a specific kind of content on the platform: music. The Facebook-owned company has launched a new, internally operated account, @Music, that it will use to showcase musicians and music lovers in …

Social Media

Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal's Top Quotes from the Latest 'Big Podcast'

Time heals all wounds, as the old cliche goes. Apparently, it heals all beefs, too, or at least the infamous one between Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant.<p>The pair publicly buried the hatchet on Monday's <i>The Big Podcast with Shaq</i>, speaking candidly about the long-running issues they had with one …

Basketball

Prince Reveals The Scoop On His New Album And Why ‘It’s A Bad Time For Music’

We knew this day would come, but none of us would guess that it would come so soon.<p>Prince Rogers Nelson, who has spent the last 30-plus years making music that looks toward the future, has finally become a back-in-my-day old fogey. In an interview with the <i>New York Post</i>, Prince said that current …

Music

Old Atari games had graphics glitches because of CPU bottlenecks

Now that we know how the graphics worked on the Nintendo Entertainment System and Commodore 64, The iBookGuy wants to tell us all about how the Apple II and Atari 2600 got their groove on. In the latest video he says that the Apple II actually used two different techniques for producing visuals …

Are Brick Red Lipstick, Bare Midriffs, and Bantu Knots Back? The Best '90s Beauty Signatures, Then and Now

With today’s launch of Vogue Runway, the nineties have taken a strong hold on Vogue.com—but this summer, a mere look at our favorite street style stars is enough to confirm that the decade’s wave-making beauty trends are enjoying a major resurgence. Just last night <b>Ciara</b> set the MTV Video Music …

Single Serving: Vök - Waterfall - Turntable Kitchen

Icelandic threesome Vök create the type of music that can remove one’s mind from reality. The sound enters your ears and suddenly you’re transported …

World's Most Powerful Camera Will Map The Universe

The Department of Energy has given the go-ahead for construction to begin on the world’s largest and most powerful digital camera. Forming the digital ‘eye’ of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST), to be built at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory at Stanford University, the camera will …

Near-Infrared

The farmer who’s starting an organic revolution in Cuba

Photograph: Sarah L Voisin/Washington Post<p>The Italian salad, which costs about $10 at El Litoral in Havana, features culinary goods from Finca Marta.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/8/26/1440603903390/5b2f5af4-5c63-40b8-8852-ad978f7d962e-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: …

Apple and Cisco partner to make wireless fast lanes for iPhones in the workplace

Apple and Cisco say they’ve entered a partnership to build enterprise network tools that will create a wireless environment that’s very friendly to iPhones and other iOS devices in the workplace.<p>“Together with Cisco, we believe we can give businesses the tools to maximize the potential of iOS and …

Apple

A Look at the Evolution of the iPhone Camera

Photographer Lisa Bettany has used eight versions of the iPhone to compare the performance of each<p>Photographer Lisa Bettany has used eight versions …

Aerial Shot of Muhammed Ali after knocking out Cleveland Williams in 1966

Aerial Shot of Muhammed Ali after knocking out Cleveland Williams in 1966.

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B.B. King photographed by Peter Amft, 1969

Jose Mourinho Talks Lionel Messi, Real Madrid, Barcelona and La Liga

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes European football will change dramatically when Barcelona forward Lionel Messi hangs up his boots.<p>The Blues boss suggests the absence of Messi, whom he considers Barca's constant, will leave a lasting mark on the continental game. Mourinho spoke to talkSPORT …