5 songs you need to stream this week: Kaytranada, Moses Sumney and more

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week are worthy of your attention. Up this week: Kaytranada, Moses Sumney, and more.
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The 808 Canz XL is bigger than the original, but is it better? 2:54

The Canz XL by 808 Audio is larger and more powerful than the original Canz Bluetooth speaker. It delivers more bass and volume, yet is still portable and sports decent battery life.

You’ll never guess how much the ‘Wayne’s World’ AMC Pacer sold for

The 1976 AMC Pacer from Wayne's World hit the auction block at the Barrett-Jackson event in Last Vegas. It sold for an unprecedented amount of money for a car of this type. The "Mirth-Mobile" was restored to the same specifications it was…

Before he blinded us with science, Thomas Dolby was dumpster diving for synths

Thomas Dolby helped legitimize electronic music with tracks like She Blinded Me With Science, which was accompanied by a hit music video on the bourgeoning MTV network. He was also an early proponent of music sharing via the internet.
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Thinksound On2 Review

We thought Thinksound's gorgeous On1 couldn't get any better ... until the On2

How California DJ SNBRN made Sunset House music catch fire

Sunset house blends of real instruments like piano, strings, and horns with synths and samples to create the duskiest of sonic vibes — it’s the smoothest electronic dance music yet. DJ SNBRN explains where it came from and where EDM is…

Bob Dylan becomes rare musician to win a Nobel Prize in Literature

The Nobel Prize in Literature winner is often a novelist but this year, singer-songwriter Bob Dylan receives the high-profile award with his poetic lyrics.

Everything you need to know about Apple’s AirPods

Apple's AirPods are arriving at the end of the month. If you've got an iPhone 7, you may have noticed the lack of a headphone jack -- these should help. Here's everything you need to know.
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PlayStation VR adds support for 360-degree videos and photos

The PlayStation 4 will soon support 360-degree videos and photos courtesy of a forthcoming update for the console's built-in Media Player that will allow users to view 3D content while wearing a PlayStation VR headset.

Shazam now lets users play music videos for identified songs and share via iMessage

Shazam has teamed up with Portland-based music video platform Vadio to offer in-app playback of music videos or live performances for identified songs, letting users listen without having to be redirected to another app.
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‘Say Yes!’ Elliot Smith lives on in Joe Spadaro’s latest killer compilation

Say Yes: The Music of Elliott Smith is the latest in a long lineup of killer compilations from Joe Spadaro, who spoke to Digital Trends about American Laundromat Records, his iconic basement operation.

Amazon Music Unlimited streaming service launches for as little as $4 per month

Amazon has launched its new streaming service, Amazon Music Unlimited, priced at $8 per month for Prime members and just $4 per month for Echo owners, and featuring heavy Alexa integration.