Will Baer

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Is Spotify bad for music?

<b>Tim Ingham:</b> We live in a post-Napster world. For most of the 00s it looked as if the professional recorded music industry – artists, managers, record labels – might not have a future at all. Thanks to piracy and the YouTube explosion, consumers had the chance to stop paying for music, and they …

The world’s new largest building is four times the size of Vatican City

China just cut the ribbon on the world’s new largest building.<p>The New Century Global Center, which recently opened in Chendgu, China, is 328 feet high, 1,640 feet long, and 1,312 feet wide. That’s roughly 20 times the size of Sydney’s legendary Opera House, four times the size of Vatican City, and …

Retired P.E. Teacher Wears Same Outfit for 40 Years of Yearbook Portraits | Colossal

<p>Retired gym teacher Dale Irby posed for his first yearbook photo back in 1973 at Prestonwood Elementary school. The next year, completely by …

Catch Bungie's 12-minute Destiny E3 gameplay demo in full

Bungie has released the complete E3 gameplay reveal for its upcoming online shooter <i>Destiny</i> for viewers who either missed it the first time around or want to catch it again in greater definition than live stream quality.<p>In the video, two players team cooperatively fight their way through a massive …

13 Dumbest Band Names in Rock History

It’s not easy to pick a band name. After 60 years of rock & roll, everything has been taken. There’s the Eagles and the Eagles of Death Metal, the …

Question Of The Week: Who Is The Most Intense Performer You've Ever Seen?

Last night I witnessed an intense and commanding performance. The band was Deafheaven and lead singer George Clarke kept me riveted. Here's what it looked like captured by my phone:<p>Deafheaven at Rock and Roll Hotel in Washington, DC<p>Now this is not a vocal style I gravitate toward, but something …

Erykah Badu's Vines Are As Weird And Delightful As You Would Expect

She raps. She levitates. She makes adorable stop action movies. Yup, sounds about right.

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8 Most Beautiful Water Landscapes in the World

<b>This post is brought to you by Poland Spring Brand 100% Natural Spring Water.</b><p>When you first hear the word landscape, what comes to mind? Do you think of mountains, hills or the general countryside? In fact, landscape is more broadly defined as “all the visible features of an area of land” which …

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VIDEO<p>Back-to-school style: How to pick a wardrobe both kids and parents will loveBack-to-school style: How to pick a wardrobe both kids and parents wil...Back-to-school style: How to pick a wardrobe both kids and parents will love<p>04:10<p>Awkwafina and Henry Golding on what ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ means to …

WeHostels Brings Its Mobile App For Booking Hostels To Android

WeHostels launched its first mobile app last September, allowing users to find low-cost accommodations nearly anywhere in the world from their iPhones. Now the company is expanding its portfolio of mobile apps to make its service available on Android devices, as well.<p>Since we last covered WeHostels …

Uber expands to the Hamptons and helicopters

Car-hire app startup Uber is expanding service to the well-heeled Hamptons this week ahead of the Independence Day holiday, a little more than two months after New York gave it the green light as the first taxi-hailing app to operate in city.<p>And to celebrate, Uber would be pleased to offer a $3,000 …