Google Play Music

Michael Moore thinks Tom Hanks should be the next president

Filmmaker Michael Moore only had politics on his mind when he stopped by the ABC News studios this month.<p>"When you say people don’t love Trump, you …

Tom Hanks

If you want lossless audio (or anything over 256kbps) YouTube Music has no plans to deliver

• YouTube Music now has audio quality options, similar to what Google Play Music has.<br>• However, there is no YouTube Music lossless audio option, with the max bitrate set to 256kbps.<br>• According to the YouTube Music team, there are currently no plans to offer bitrates higher than 256kbps.<p>YouTube Music …

YouTube Music

YouTube Music for Android rolling out streaming and download quality controls

Back in August, Google officially announced audio streaming and download quality controls for YouTube Music. The company also announced that its latest streaming service would adopt a more consistent update cycle. This evening, the much sought after feature is finally beginning to roll out on …

YouTube Music

Esi Edugyan on ‘Washington Black’

<b>Subscribe:</b> <b>iTunes</b> <b>|</b> <b>Google Play Music</b> <b>|</b> <b>How to Listen</b><p>Esi Edugyan’s “Washington Black,” about the unlikely bond between an enslaved boy and his master’s brother, is one of six books on the shortlist for this year’s Man Booker Prize.<p>On this week’s podcast, Ms. Edugyan discusses, among other subjects, the …

Books

9to5Mac Happy Hour 191: HomePod gets smarter, best iOS 12 features, iPhone XS anticipation

This week Benjamin and Zac discuss iPhone and Apple Watch orders, early reviews for the new products, the giant HomePod update that adds a few essential features, the best features of newly released iOS 12, watchOS 5, and tvOS 12, and all the hardware secrets contained in iOS 12.1 beta.<p>9to5Mac …

iOS

NEWS Leads, Namie Amuro Charts 9 Songs on Japan Hot 100

J-pop boy band NEWS shoots to No. 1 on the latest Billboard Japan Hot 100 dated Sept. 10 to 16 with "Ikiro," selling 159,676 copies in its first week …

Boyband

Teel Time Episode 45: U.Va., Virginia Tech facing upcoming challenges

On Episode 55 of Teel Time with David Teel, Teel and Jonathan Heeter chat about Virginia Tech and Virginia a quarter of the way through the 2018 …

Virginia Tech

Apple Music for Android Auto is now available to everyone

Apple’s music streaming service is finally compatible with Android Auto.<p>When drivers want to change their music source on the road, Apple Music now …

Android Auto

'Start Here': Kavanaugh conditions, Michael Cohen and an Amazon microwave. What you need to know to start your day.

It's Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Here's what you need to start your day:<p><b>1. Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify, lays out conditions</b><p>Christine Blasey …

Michael Cohen

Janice Bryant Howroyd: It’s Not What They Call You, It’s What You Answer To

ACT-1 Group founder shares how she became the first African-American woman to own a billion-dollar business<p>Having grown up in the segregated South, Janice Bryant Howroyd understands discrimination.<p>As one of the first African-American girls in her town to attend an integrated school, her brothers …

Google Play

Spotify vs. Google Play Music: Which should you subscribe to?

Our Pick<p>Google Play Music<p>Algorithmic powerhouse<p>Spotify Premium<p>Google Play Music fits users with well-established personal music libraries and those …

Google Play

'Start Here': Kavanaugh's accuser waffles, Trump tours hurricane zone and NBA releases Mavs findings. What you need to know to start your day.

It's Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. Here's what you need to start your day:<p><b>1. GOP moving toward vote if Kavanaugh accuser doesn't testify</b><p>Republicans could …

Hurricane Maria

[Update: Leaves beta, available for all] Apple Music is privately testing Android Auto integration in v2.6.0 beta

It may not be the most loved music service on Android, but Apple Music is certainly an appealing choice, especially for those who live in countries …

Android Auto

Apple Music now works with Android Auto

The Android version also adds song search by lyrics<p>Apple has just released an update for Apple Music on Android, and the biggest new addition is that it now supports Android Auto. So if you’re an Android user but prefer Apple’s music subscription service over Google Play Music or Spotify for …

Android Auto

Google Assistant is rolling out for Android TV and Auto in Australia

Whether you’re cruising through your favourite series or across the great open road, Google’s Assistant will soon be able to help you out with its …

Android TV

Prep Zone Report

World-Herald prep recruiting specialist Mike Sautter and The World-Herald's Jake Anderson discussed the latest Nebraska high school sports news in …

Recruitment

All talk, no type: 20 things you can do with your voice

When Google started, the Search bar was the window to a whole world of information. Twenty years later, and you can now access all that information …

Google Assistant

Will World War III Be Fought by Robots?

Soldiers on the battlefield "have to choose between various shades of wrong," says Paul Scharre, a defense analyst at the Center for a New American …

Google Play

Vizio's first Atmos sound bar goes on sale for $499

Vizio on Tuesday announced pricing and availability on its 2018 Dolby Atmos sound bars, including the first 36-inch model, which is on sale now for $499.<p>The three bars will not be compatible with the rival DTS:X standard, but will come with a wireless subwoofer, and two will also include rear …

Soundbar

You might actually use Google Podcasts now that Cast integration is rolling out

• The Google Podcasts app is slowly receiving an update that will enable Cast functionality.<br>• Curiously, the Google Podcasts app didn’t launch with this integral feature.• <i><br>Android Authority</i> hasn’t seen the function appear in its own Google Podcast apps, but a user in Brazil posted screenshots to …

Android News

How to enable Dark Mode in the Android Messages app and on the web

After running a beta program for a few months, Google finally announced that Android P stood for Android Pie on August 6th with final builds rolling …

Android News

Lenovo Smart Display community review: Go big screen or go home

There's a lot to like about the Lenovo Smart Display, the first device released in Google's new smart display ecosystem. Available in two sizes and …

Google Assistant

Positives the Texas Rangers can take from tough 2018 season

This Story is About...<p><i>Ballzy podcast hosts Kevin Sherrington, Evan Grant and David Moore are back to discuss all things Rangers. Here are some</i> …

Texas Rangers

Exclusive: Jailed American's desperate plea for help in letters to Trump, Pence

After five years in prison, an American citizen jailed on trumped up charges in Egypt is pleading for his life to President Donald Trump and Vice …

Human Rights

New Vizio Dolby Atmos Soundbars Launch From $500

This week Vizio has revealed prices for its highly anticipated new Dolby Atmos Home Theatre sound systems that will soon be available priced from …

Dolby Atmos

Rider Rumblings podcast episode 19: Why the Riders lost to the Redblacks

This week the guys dissect what went wrong during the Riders’ game against the Redblacks, the special teams unit, Zach Collaros, Trevor Harris, the …

Canadian Football League

What to make of the Cowboys running the ball with Dak Prescott

This Story is About...<p><i>Ballzy podcast hosts Kevin Sherrington, Evan Grant and David Moore are back to discuss all things Cowboys. Here are some</i> …

Google Play

Amy Dacey and the hack heard round the world

×<p>In the third episode of Show In Progress with Matt Strabone, Matt begins with a harsh analysis of the ballot initiative system in California (1:02) …

San Diego

NFL Hall of Famer Eric Dickerson on push for insurance: 'Health care is just a normal thing to have'

NFL great Eric Dickerson has a gold Hall of Fame jacket, a bust in Canton and the record for most rushing yards in a season, but there's one thing he …

Hall of Fame

Best CarPlay apps for iPhone

CarPlay, Apple’s iPhone feature that brings communication and entertainment functions to the built-in screen in your car, is appearing on a lot more aftermarket displays now and the company has a long list of auto makers committed to including CarPlay in new cars.<p>As CarPlay support shows up from …

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