Using the mathematics behind string length and pitch, it came from a simple idea: what if all the notes were drawn as strings? Instead of a stream of classical notation on a page, this interactive project highlights the music’s underlying structure and subtle shifts.
Some experts on Wednesday said that while Gracenote’s services will be an improvement over Napster’s current method of file identification, it still had limitations since Gracenote’s method of file identification does not handle pig Latin-type conversions or any other code naming applications.
Rumors are circulating that the company is poised to purchase a 10 to 15 percent stake in the joint venture between BellSouth and SBC Communications.
They also point to a fact sheet produced by the National Cancer Institute concerning the link between abortion and breast cancer. Until this summer, it said that women who had abortions face no increased risk of breast cancer. Now, it says the evidence is not clear.
Twitter, which has been struggling to attract more users, last month reported its strongest user growth in more than a year. (Reporting by Laharee Chatterjee in Bengaluru; Editing by Sai Sachin Ravikumar)
But Netflix subscribers have rebelled against price increases in the past, most notably in 2011 when the company stopped bundling its streaming service with its DVD-by-mail service, resulting in price increases of as much as 60% for customers who wanted both plans. Netflix lost 600,000 subscribers and its stock price plummeted by 80% in the subsequent backlash. The company rebounded strongly, though, propelling its stock from a split-adjusted low of $7.54 in 2012 to about $184 now.
Firefox 13 is the first release to support Google’s not-quite-yet-a-standard SPDY protocol out of the box. (Technically the last two Firefox releases have supported SPDY, but this is the first to have it enabled by default.) The SPDY protocol improves on HTTP and in many cases can significantly reduce page load times. SPDY’s other main advantage over HTTP is that all traffic is encrypted.
In an interview, Sims said he had no connection to Kayak but was moved to write about the comparison because he was a longtime admirer of Kayak’s interface. In early June, he had friends writing to tell him how cool Microsoft’s search was.
Lists for menus have advantages over the div and span route, like some extra elements for styling and the fact that they render as, well, lists even in the absence of CSS.
ZeD is a late-night, arts-and-culture program from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation that mixes amateur movies submitted through a website with independent film and studio-produced content – the same model proposed by Current TV.
“I think that it’s wrong to make programs with holes that let you do all the stuff that we can make today. If a virus spread so fast, it is the … apps’ (application’s) fault,” [K] told Dunham.
The alliance will gradually introduce the specification’s features so website developers can implement each new version without difficulty, said Eric Dean, chairman of the Liberty Alliance management board.
More than half of the recordings in this incredible collection are NEW,
with individual records worth hundreds or thousands of dollars each onthe collectibles market. Covering many decades of music, the collectionincludes 78s, 45 singles and EPs, LPs and CDs. While there are anestimated 6 million unique recordings, there are also many duplicates,
which can be sold to recoup some of the cost of the collection withoutdiminishing the collection’s historical value.
“These counterfeits represent a triple threat by delivering shoddy, and sometimes dangerous, goods into commerce, by funding organized criminal activities and by denying Americans good-paying jobs. HSI and our partners at the IPR Center will continue to work together to keep counterfeit products off our streets,” ICE Director John Morton said in a statement.
The breakthrough nanoradio consists of a single carbon-nanotube molecule that serves simultaneously as all the essential components of a radio – antenna, tunable band-pass filter, amplifier and demodulator. Physicist Alex Zettl led the development team, and graduate student Kenneth Jensen built the radio.
First, the designers don’t hate you. You can swipe your way through the current issue one article at a time, or one “page” (a group of headlines and photos) at a time, just like with the paper edition. You can also navigate by section, and the front page hot-links you to the day’s top stories. For any page bigger than a screen, you just scroll down.
The company plans to add free “review shorts” on Palm OS and Pocket PC handhelds through downloads from the website and from handheld software sites.
Which begs the question: what types of interesting and exciting games have you and your geeklings concocted?
That would clearly discourage betting with the exchanges – and make it hard for them to survive.
Eight Mile Style filed the copyright infringement suit late last week against Apple, Viacom, its MTV subsidiary and the TBWA/Chiat/Day advertising agency.
Update 1.9.14: Rogers confirmed to WIRED that the vulnerability he found was a SQL-injection vulnerability. He says the police have not contacted him and that he only learned he’d been reported to the police from the journalist who wrote the story for The Age.
NASA takes retired Global Hawk military drones and sets them up to fly dangerous missions monitoring some of the most extreme storms for better weather data.
“So what exactly do you do for a living?” his website asks. “Nothing, exactly. But I do follow ‘the inspiration’ and have been able to survive and enjoy life.”
All these pieces are just the embodiment of a desire to create flow structures which you can’t see.
After the election, Patagonia will focus once again on grants: The company donates 1 percent of its annual sales to grass-roots environmental groups. Since 1985, that has totaled $20 million, Ridgeway said. The company’s leaders believe that if the environment isn’t protected, Patagonia won’t be in business.