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The Best Things We Saw on the Dance Music Internet Last Week | Thump

1. Larry Heard x NPR<p>The Chicago house hero was profiled by Andy Beta on NPR.<p>2. Post-EDM<p>It is here and thank goodness for that.<p>3. Afro-Cuban Electronics<p>Listen to the Miami-based producer's new album–billed as a "love letter to Cuba and his family and their struggles"– in this exclusive stream.<p>4. …

Dance Music

50-day countdown begins

Clinton is beating Trump on the air and on the ground. Will it matter?<p>With just 50 days until the election, Donald Trump is facing a staggering — and perhaps historic — organizational disadvantage.<p>According to a POLITICO review of campaign spending, Hillary Clinton has invested seven times the …

Elections

LA Rams celebrate homecoming by shutting down Seahawks, 9-3

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alec Ogletree and Case Keenum figure they'll always remember the passion and excitement of the Rams' first home game back in Los Angeles.<p>Sure, the details of the Rams' 9-3 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday might fade with time.<p>That's probably fine for both teams, …

NY, NJ bombings: Authorities suspect possible terror cell, official says

New York (CNN)The man suspected in Saturday's bombings in New York and New Jersey was captured on Monday after a frantic manhunt and shootout.<p>Ahmad Khan Rahami, 28, was charged with five counts of attempted murder of a law enforcement officer after a shootout Monday with police in Linden, New …

New York City

Marshal runs to safety after Singapore Grand Prix restarts while he is on track

Formula One’s governing body will investigate an incident that saw cars cleared to race while a marshal was still on track during the Singapore Grand Prix.<p>The International Automobile Federation (FIA) said a report would be carried out to ensure such a situation was not repeated.<p>Autosport.com …

Grand Prix

Beyoncé’s Lemonade Shut Out at 2016 Emmys

Beyoncé’s <i>Lemonade</i> visual album was nominated for four Emmys. Last week, it was revealed that <i>Lemonade</i> lost in three of those four categories. Tonight at the Primetime Emmys, Beyoncé was shut out altogether when Thomas Kail & Alex Rudzinski won Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special for <i>Grease:</i> …

Beyoncé

The best and worst moments of the 2016 Emmys

Most diverse, least boring – the 2016 Emmys deserve awards of their own. Sure, there were the usual suspects – <i>Game of Thrones</i>, <i>Veep</i>, and the elusive Maggie Smith – but the night largely honored new and beloved talent that was adored by critics and audiences alike.<p>Best: Jimmy Kimmel finds Jeb!<p>Best: …

Award Shows

Report: Samsung’s scramble to beat ‘dull iPhone’ led to Note 7 crisis

Faults in the production of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 leading to a global recall of 2.5 million devices may have been caused by the company's eagerness to outmaneuver Apple. According to a report from <i>Bloomberg</i>citing "people familiar with the matter," Samsung executives heard earlier this year that …

iPhone

Coming Distractions: David Letterman is back in the teasers for Nat Geo’s Years Of Living Dangerously

It’s been a year-and-a-half since David Letterman stepped down from his <i>Late Show</i> pulpit. In that time, the talk show legend has been remarkably quiet, occasionally popping up at sporting events, chatting with Steve Martin, and mostly just enjoying a well-earned retirement.<p>But no longer: Earlier …

David Letterman

WATCH: Obama Jokes About Trump's Birther Reversal

President Obama is laughing off Donald Trump's sudden turn-around on his birth.<p>"There's an extra spring in my step tonight," Obama said to a dinner hosted by the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation in Washington, D.C., on Saturday night. "I don't know about you guys, but I am so relieved that the …

Liberal News

iPhone 7 outlasts Galaxy S7 in 35-feet of water, gets dropped from a helicopter

Earlier today, we shared a pair of durability tests performed with the new iPhone 7. These tests showed that Apple has improved the durability of the new device compared to the iPhone 6s. Now, EverythingApplePro has conducted a deep water test to see just how far the new iPhone 7 can be submerged …

iPhone

‘MacBook Pro 2016’ Redesign: Apple Prefers Proprietary Chipset for ‘MacBook Pro 2016’; Intel Kaby Lake Processor NO More?

Rumors about "MacBook Pro 2016" redesign suggesting that Apple is slowly swaying away from Intel's shadow for choosing their proprietary chipset over …

Urgent Jumping! review – 70s gems from east Africa

Whether Nigerian Afrobeat or Mali’s desert blues, West Africa has grabbed the lion’s share of acclaim for the continent’s musical legacy. As a corrective comes this treasure chest of dance classics from Kenya and Tanzania, made between 1972 and 1982, when Nairobi was a cultural hotspot, forging its …

Music (UK)

Are you a gym fraud? Meet the women who buy workout kit - with no intention of exercising

Walking up to the school gates with her daughters, Abbie, 41, stopped to chat to the other mums.<p>‘Off for a run?’ asked one, nodding approvingly at her Sweaty Betty Zero Gravity Run leggings, Lululemon Swiftly Tech Racerback vest and Asics GT-2000 4 trainers.<p>‘Yep, another 5k this morning,’ she …

Gym Routines

How smart materials will literally reshape the world around us

Over the past few years, the Internet of Things (IoT) has been the white-hot center of a flurry of activity. Startups that create embedded sensors for physical things have been snapped up by larger companies at a rapid pace, with deals for IoT startups totaling more than $30 billion in the past …

MIT

Investigation underway into NYC explosion that left 29 hurt

NEW YORK (AP) — An explosion rocked a crowded Manhattan neighborhood and injured 29 people, and a suspicious device discovered blocks away was safely removed early Sunday. Mayor Bill de Blasio ruled out any terror connections but called the blast an "intentional act."<p>"Tonight, New York City …

O.J. Simpson drama set to sweep Emmys in big year for TV diversity

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The dramatization of O.J. Simpson's sensational 1995 double murder trial looks set to sweep Sunday's Emmy Awards, crowning an extraordinary year for American television and actors of multiple ethnic hues.<p>As television enjoys a golden era, with more than 400 scripted series …

Veep (TV Series)

CY Residence / Kedem Shinar Design & Architecture

The house in Carmey Yossef, Israel, is planned to showcase the beauty of the site: an Israeli landscape of pines, cypress and olive trees bathed by a …

Architecture

Google brings interactive display to African American history museum

Lonnie G. Bunch III traveled to Google’s Mountain View, Calif., headquarters a little more than a year ago to meet with leaders of the Black Googler Network, an employee group. The director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, which was then under construction, wanted to …

Google

Skynet Anti-Drone Rifle Can Jam Signals In The Air

Hope you like jamming too<p><i>Terminator</i>, the 1984 film about a time-traveling robot assassin, looms large in the popular understanding of drones. At the core of the Terminator universe is SkyNet, an artificial intelligence that nukes humanity to save itself. I only mention Terminator as a preface to …

Drones

Apple says it won't be buying Tidal anytime soon

Jimmy Iovine tells BuzzFeed News that Apple won't be buying any streaming service.<p>A few months ago, the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reported that Apple was in acquisition talks with Tidal, a music streaming service helmed by Jay-Z as well as a number of prominent musicians. Yesterday, however, those rumors …

Jimmy Iovine

US Consumer Product Safety Commission formally recalls Samsung's Note 7

The US safety agency says Samsung has received 92 reports of the batteries overheating in the US, including 26 reports of burns and 55 reports of …

Samsung

Redskins showed Alfred Morris the NFL is a business. Now he may make them pay.

Alfred Morris plans to wander out to FedEx Field a few hours early Sunday, just as he did each game day over the past four years, to visit with the ushers and security guards he considers his “stadium fam.”<p>They will trade stories of all that has happened since the gang last got together in the far …

Ben Roethlisberger

iPhone 7 Camera Vs. iPhone 7 Plus Dual Camera: The Difference?

One week has passed since Apple unveiled the iPhone 7 camera and iPhone 7 Plus dual camera to the world, and since then, we’ve seen many a critic …

Mobile Photography

Inside the $27 Million New York Penthouse that Kendall and Kylie Jenner Called Home for Fashion Week — for Free

Sweet crib if you can get it<p>When model-of-the-moment Kendall Jenner and burgeoning beauty mogul Kylie Jenner decamp to New York City, they don’t just stay in any old five-star hotel or even an Airbnb like their sister Kim. Instead, they got themselves set up with this private $26.5 million …

New York City

New couple alert: Ryan Seacrest and Adriana Lima

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ryan Seacrest has found his angel.<p>A Victoria's Secret Angel that is. The host with the most (jobs) is dating supermodel Adriana Lima.<p>According to his employer, E!, the new couple made a love connection while in Rio de Janeiro during the 2016 Summer Olympics. Seacrest, who hosted "Olympic …

Ryan Seacrest

The Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster is here

The Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster has arrived, in jpeg format at least, ahead of its big debut at the Paris Motor Show later this month. And here’s the …

Mercedes-Benz

Backstabbing, Moogs and the funky worm: how gangsta rap was born

NWA’s first EP was called Panic Zone. Released in 1987, it features Dope Man, a song written by a teenage Ice Cube that foreshadowed the group’s sound and image to come. It alternately glamorizes and condemns the drug pusher and his lifestyle, ending with a stern warning voiced by Mexican-American …

Rap Music

Netflix gets an unofficial 'Random' button

I’ve wasted several hours debating with my girlfriend what we should watch next on Netflix. Scanning through categories only compounds the problem, so we frequently end up watching reruns of <i>Brooklyn Nine-Nine</i>.<p>That’s actually not so bad – but if you’re looking for an easier way to find something new …

Netflix