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Chicago is installing a superconducting cable that can stop power outages in a disaster

The cable would be strong enough to reroute energy to the Loop<p>It's the nightmare scenario: a terrorist attack, or a huge storm, or any one of countless other disasters, hits a major city. Millions are left without power. It happened during Hurricane Sandy, and many times before then, and it's bound …

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11 Simple Inventions That Could Change The World

We have a tendency to lionize mankind's mind-bogglingly complex inventions. It's why we teach our children about the Alexander Graham Bells and Thomas Edisons of the world, and scour the Internet for every little iPhone rumor we can find.<p>But sometimes, it's the simple technologies that truly change …

Forget Google Analytics, FullStory lets you 'replay' any visitor's interaction with your website

Web developers can find it challenging to fix bugs that users report if they can’t recreate the problem themselves. But FullStory, a company started by a group of ex-Google employees, is building a product that can help with that.<p>FullStory, which is announcing today that it has raised a new $1.2 …

Jack White's Lazaretto "Ultra LP" Contains Hologram in Vinyl, Tracks Hidden Under Labels, More Fun Stuff

Jack White's bag of tricks seems to be bottomless. For the release of his forthcoming album, <i>Lazaretto</i>, rather than putting out a conventional vinyl record, he's worked with his Third Man Records label to create what's being called an "Ultra LP." According to Third Man's website, here's what that …

100 Best Albums of the '90s

The Nineties as a musical era started late and ended early — kicked in by the scritchy-scratch power chords of "Smells Like Teen Spirit," ushered out …

Music

Flashback: Pearl Jam Cover the Dead Boys With Joey Ramone

Pearl Jam have toured with a lot of amazing opening acts over the years, sharing the stage with Iggy Pop, Sleater-Kinney, the Buzzcocks, Cheap Trick …

Indie Music

Eric Clapton Talks Hendrix, Cream and Guitars at Home: Premiere

Eric Clapton doesn't sit for interviews too often, but he invited a camera crew to his London home to talk about guitars and test some out. The …

Guitar

Neil Young and Jack White to Appear Together on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"

Neil Young and Jack White will appear together on this Monday's episode of "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon", according to the show's Twitter. Young recently released his newest album, <i>A Letter Home</i>, through White's Third Man Records. White sang two duets with Young on <i>A Letter Home</i>, in case …

Mick Jagger Tells the Story Behind ‘Gimme Shelter’ and Merry Clayton’s Haunting Background Vocals

In the fall of 1969 the Rolling Stones were in a Los Angeles recording studio, putting the final touches on their album <i>Let it Bleed</i>. It was a …

100 Greatest Singers of All Time

<b>Born</b> May 106th, 1960<p><b>Key Tracks</b> "One," "With or Without You," "Where the Streets Have No Name," "Beautiful Day"<p><b>Influenced</b> Eddie Vedder, Chris Martin, …

Music

Bruce Springsteen Performs “Growin’ Up” & “Henry Boy” When He Was an Opening Act (1972)

You’ll be hearing the name of Greenwich Village folk scene godfather Dave Van Ronk in the coming days, what with the Coen brothers upcoming <i>Inside</i> …

The Black Keys: Turn Blue

<i>Turn Blue</i>, the Black Keys' eighth studio album, opens with seven minutes of slow burn and eccentric fury. "Weight of Love" is the sort of uproar most …

John Oliver Talks Cliven Bundy & Donald Sterling On 'Last Week Tonight' Premiere

In our first look at "Last Week Tonight," John Oliver dives into what turned out to be "a rough week for unrepentant racists and recording devices." Both Donald Sterling, Los Angeles Clippers owner, and Cliven Bundy, full-time rancher and part-time Fox News darling, made headlines this week for …

Watch Keith Richards Cover Bob Marley With Musicians Worldwide

Keith Richards collaborated with a number of worldwide musicians for a rendition of his reggae song "Words of Wonder," off 1992's <i>Main Offender</i>, and a …

Bob Marley

How Napkin Sketches During A Pixar Lunch Meeting Led To Four Of The Studio's Greatest Movies

Fans will have to wait until next year's "The Good Dinosaur" to enjoy the vibrant colors and heartfelt story that has helped make Pixar an animation giant for over a decade.<p>But how did Pixar come to dominate the industry in the first place?<p>Most will recall the studio taking off after 1995's "Toy …

Fifty Years of BASIC, the Programming Language That Made Computers Personal

Knowing how to program a computer is good for you, and it’s a shame more people don’t learn to do it.<p>For years now, that’s been a hugely popular …

General Electric

Design & Development News | The Next Web

All stories in Design & Dev<p>Google adds 'Theming' to Material Design to unify designs across applications<p>Google today announced several updates to Material Design, the company's visual design language and set of specifications for applications should look. While rumors persisted up to the event that …

Music Review: Neil Young - 'Live at the Cellar Door'

<i>Live at the Cellar Door</i> is the latest in a series of releases of archival material from Neil Young. This one captures songs from six sets Young did …

Songwriting