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1 hr ago | Brooklynvegan

Chromeo played Summerstage with Big Freedia who's touring this fall, playing Glasslands

"Saw @chromeo last night in Central Park. One of the most fun nights I've had in so long! Danced my bum off" - @jaglever It was a long wait for Chromeo, but after an agonizing 30 minutes, white lights poured out from the stage in every direction, and with seemingly no transitional moment at all, Dave 1's guitar wailed from between the LEDs.


Related Topix: Chromeo, New Orleans, LA, Shreveport, LA

5 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

King fire grows to 11,570 acres

The King Fire burning near Pollock Pines has grown to almost 12,000 acres and containment has decreased to just 5 percent. KCRA 3 NEWS AT NOON STARTS RIGHT NOW.


Related Topix: Fire, You

8 hrs ago | Utility Products

ComEd wins DOE grant for microgrid controller

The Department of Energy picked Commonwealth Edison Co. to receive a $1.2 million grant to build a master controller that could drive the operations of clusters of microgrids.


Related Topix: Department of Energy, Illinois Institute of Technology, University of Denver, Weather

12 hrs ago | XLR8R

Future Brown Signs to Warp, Streams "Wanna Party" Remix

Future Brown -the production outfit comprising Fatima Al Qadiri , Asma Maroof and Daniel Pineda of Nguzunguzu , and Lit City Trax founder J-Cush -has signed to UK label Warp , with a 12" set to arrive later this year. The upcoming release brings together the first two singles shared by the collective since coming together in 2013.


Related Topix: Trax

13 hrs ago | Electronics Weekly

Improving performance of SiC electronic devices

Raytheon and Newcastle University are to work together to enhance the performance of SiC electronic devices, specifically for Raytheon's own SiC CMOS process, writes David Manners. They will studying the characteristics of the interface between SiC and SiO; the region which critically impacts on the performance of a MOSFET.


Related Topix: Interface

13 hrs ago |

Seamless IFE/seat integration projects set to transform economy class experience

Lufthansa Systems is among the IFE firms dedicated to improving the economy class experience. The company is working with a seat manufacturer on an integrated tablet solution that will help catapult the company into the semi-embedded IFE space.


Related Topix: Panasonic

13 hrs ago | Electronics Weekly

Raytheon and Newcastle Uni combine on SiC

Raytheon and Newcastle University are to work together to enhance the performance of SiC electronic devices, specifically for Raytheon's own SiC CMOS process. Raytheon And the university are studying the characteristics of the interface between SiC and SiO; the region which critically impacts on the performance of a MOSFET.


Related Topix: Interface

15 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

Walmart launches holiday layaway program and reveals top...

Walmart released their 2014 Chosen by Kids Top 20 Toys List to coincide with the launch of their free holiday layaway program. The mega-store turned to the real toy experts, children ages 18 months to 12 years.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Best of 2007, List

17 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

Mexican diner opens in downtown Nashville

Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Friday; noon to 10 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday. NASHVILLE - People coming up and down downtown Nashville across from the Waffle House probably have noticed a recently new dining option that replaced the former Langley's Town and Country restaurant.


Related Topix: Nashville, NC, Town and Country, Rocky Mount, NC

20 hrs ago | NME

Chilly Gonzales and Boyz Noize team up for a cinematic trip

In Octave Minds, his collaboration with German producer Boys Noize, Chilly Gonzales sounds more comfortable than ever in the same harmony-arranging role he did on Daft Punk's 'Random Access Memories'. There's not a smidgen of his hokey rap-style vocal here: instead, glacial piano familiar to fans of his 2010 album 'Ivory Tower' and a double dose of playfulness from Boys Noize and guest Chance The Rapper, the latter on the Pharrell-aping 'Tap Dance'.


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Daft Punk, New Order

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Brick Weekly Town Thread: Brick School District's Social Media Policy, Etc.

How do you feel about the Brick Township Board of Education's plans to craft a policy that would govern electronic communications between staff and students? Click here to find out more. Pile in with any other local topics you'd like to discuss.


Related Topix: Brick, NJ, Education Etc., Thread

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Webster mailbag

The Webster Public Library is looking for Lego donations to use for their children's programs. Any donations would be greatly appreciated! So poke into those closets and up in the attic and pull out those old, unused collections.


Related Topix: Webster, NY, Titan, Computers

Cool Hunting

Sebastien Tellier: "Ma Calypso" Premiere: A first look at the...

Always sensual and always grandiose, electronic music veteran SA©bastien Tellier recently released his sixth studio album L'Aventura this past July via French independent label Record Makers . As longtime supporters of the artist, we're happy to host the US premier of the beautiful video for the track "Ma Calypso."


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Daft Punk

KWWL-TV Waterloo

CR to host African music group

On Tuesday, Sept 16, the African American Museum of Iowa will host the African music group Kinobe & the Wamu Spirit. Kinobe and the Wamu Spirit present a short performance and discussion at African American Museum of Iowa.



Listen: Jennifer Hudson & Iggy Azalea Make Sure '...

Disco has been going strong since last year, when Daft Punk 's "Get Lucky" and Robin Thicke 's "Blurred Lines" ruled the summer. Of course, the genre has a strong history of powerful female vocalists, so it's encouraging to see Jennifer Hudson release a disco number of her own: the new track "He Ain't Going Nowhere," featuring Iggy Azalea .


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Daft Punk, Robin Thicke

Creative Loafing Tampa

The Well-Played List, 9-15-2014: Mitch Murder, Elephant Stone, Slow Magic, Analog Son & more

After a summer hiatus, the Well-Played List is back, and we've had done alot of listening during all that time away.


Related Topix: List

The Times-Picayune

Creativity on tap: Homebrewers bring love for beer into the house

'The biggest advantage that homebrewers have is the ability to dream up a new beer today, brew it today and drink it after a few weeks' fermentation.' Stroll through the Riverbend home of Julia Moore and Doug Thomas, and you'll find the accoutrement for their shared hobby worked into the furnishings of almost every room.


Related Topix: Life, Homebrewing, Hobbies, Beer, Drink, New Orleans, LA, Dupont

Digital Post Production

The Lumix DMC-LX100 with New Micro Four Thirds Mos Sensor and F1.7 Leica DC Vario-Summilux Lens

The new LX100 is not just a successor to the DMC-LX7 but a jump-up that even inherits the DNA of DMC-LC1 - Panasonic's first full manual compact camera released in 2004. The LX100 will be available at and valued channel partners at the end of October.


Related Topix: Panasonic, Photography, Arts

Sys-Con Media

Panasonic Promises Workflow Optimization at IBC 2014

Panasonic showcases its broadcast and professional video solution under the theme of "See the Future of Your Business," at IBC 2014 which is held in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on September 12 -16, 2014. The Varicam 35 4K camera/recorder incorporates a newly-developed super 35mm MOS image sensor and AVC-ULTRA family of video codecs.


Related Topix: Panasonic, Netherlands, World News, Cameras

The Village Voice

Chromeo - Central Park SummerStage - 9/12/14

Chromeo has crept into our consciousness more and more over the past few years. In 2007 the group released Fancy Footwork , their second studio album but their first one-two punch to our conception of what an alternative, electro-funk duo should and could be.


Related Topix: Chromeo, Music, Entertainment