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Apple Runs Siri Ad, “Thank You Speech” with Neil Patrick Harris

Apple has released a new iPhone ad emphasizing the devices hands-free Hey Siri feature. In the commercial, celebrity Neil Patrick Harris (Doogie Howser, remember that show?) asks Siri to read an acceptance Thank You speech for some unknown award, and then lip-syncs the response from Siri. Apple calls the ad: ‘Thank You Speech’ and included … Read More

You can take one small step to save Neil Armstrong’s moon suit

What are the artifacts that define America’s greatest moments? Two are the original Declaration of Independence and the Star-Spangled Banner that inspired the Francis Scott Key song. If you see those in the top three, the third might be the…

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You can take one small step to save Neil Armstrong’s moon suit

What are the artifacts that define America’s greatest moments? Two are the original Declaration of Independence and the Star-Spangled Banner that inspired the Francis Scott Key song. If you see those in the top three, the third might be the…

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Neil Young pulls his albums from Apple Music cause it sounds soooo bad

Canadian singer-songwriter and musician turned high-fidelity music spokesman, Neil Young, announced that he’s fed up with music streaming service. Sure, there’s a lot less money in streaming than selling albums, but Young revealed to fans that he’s pulling his albums…

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Steve Jobs rudely snubbed Neil Young’s peace offering

Steve Jobs didn’t like Neil Young. That much is evident from an excerpt from Becoming Steve Jobs, a highly anticipated book on the late Apple co-founder that comes out Tuesday. Jobs’ hatred for Young was so strong that he even…

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District 9′s Neil Blomkamp will direct the next Alien movie!

Despite attracting the absolutely best talent, the Aliens franchise has been on a bit of a rough patch for the last, oh, 30 years ago. Ridley Scott’s Prometheus prequel? It sucked. Alien: Resurrection, a joint written by Joss Whedon and…

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Neil Young’s pricey PonoPlayer no better than iPhone for music

Eccentric rocker Neil Young has never been swayed by the critics. He has always made the music he wanted. But he may not be able to be so carefree, as some critics eviscerate his latest musical endeavor – a pricey,…

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Neil Armstrong’s ‘bunch of trash’ is space history treasure

Neil Armstrong had just been the first man to walk on the moon but now had to put out the trash. It was a critical step home. Precise weight had to be calculated for re-entry and to make way for…

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Neil Young’s iPod-Killer Has Already Made $2.5 Million On Kickstarter

  In a plot ripped straight from 2005, Neil Young announced this week that he’s taking on the iPod with his new high-def audio music player, the Pono. We had a good laugh talking about the Pono on this week’s…

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