• Digitizing audio that's been unheard for about 100 years : NPR

    by admin on 2022-04-26 07:53:24

    Before audio playlists, before CDs or cassette tapes, even before vinyl, there were wax cylinders. By the late 1890s, sliding a wax cylinder onto a Thomas Edison phonograph was the way that people listened to commercial music. It was also a way they could record themselves.


  • Digitizing audio that's been unheard for about 100 years : NPR

    by admin on 2022-04-26 07:53:22

    Early opera recordings on wax cylinders 1900–1904, recorded by Lionel Mapleson. Robert Kato Lionel/New York Public Library hide caption

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    It’s 1903 in New York City. Freezing winter winds funnel through the city as women in elaborate evening gowns and long white gloves and men in long dark tailcoats make their way to the Metropolitan Opera house on 39th Street. Tonight, for only the third time, the Met’s production

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  • Vox Media

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    Michael Mann’s gritty L.A. thriller inches close to the horror genre

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    A well-dressed man slips through throngs of dancers at a tightly packed nightclub while the rhythmic, electron

  • Sex, Death, and Empire: The Roots of Violence Against Asian Women | The Nation

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  • TF-Replicator: Distributed Machine Learning for Researchers

    by admin on 2022-04-26 07:52:10

    At DeepMind, the Research Platform Team builds infrastructure to empower and accelerate our AI research. Today, we are excited to share how we developed TF-Replicator, a software library that helps researchers deploy their TensorFlow models on GPUs and Cloud TPUs with minimal effort and no pre

  • Crescent NailSlicer Framing Circular Saw Blade Review - PTR

    by admin on 2022-04-26 07:52:04

    Professional Tool Reviews for Pros

    Crescent's NailSlicer framing circular saw blade cut just as well as Diablo in our testing. Where it sets itself apart is with its more durable tooth design that lasts longer in tough cutting situations. Considering both 7 1/4-inch blades hit the $

  • The Ka-Bar 'Za-Saw Pizza Cutter - $ 22 USD

    by admin on 2022-04-26 07:52:03

    This is the Ka-Bar ‘Za-Saw Pizza Cutter, it’s a tongue-in-cheek creation made by the company that created the WWII-era USMC Mark 2 Combat Knife – standard issue equipment to countless U.S. Marines during (and after) the war.

    The distinctive handle of the Ka-Bar Mark 2 was d

  • Build a 1,200 HP 392ci Hemi Short-Block for Under $3,500

    by admin on 2022-04-26 07:51:52

    Hot rodders are at a crossroads of sorts. New performance machinery from the factory is not only getting a lot more powerful, it's getting mighty expensive too. Folks with well-endowed wallets are gobbling up Detroit's latest 500-, 600-, 700-, and 800-horsepower machines with gusto, leaving th