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Bye-bye, Blu-ray: Video-on-demand and streaming options are gaining on you

After decades of losing format wars (anyone remember the Betamax vs VHS wars?), Sony finally won one in the last decade with Blu-ray.  Pity for them that it’s turning out to be a pyrrhic victory. The Blu-ray optical disc format, … Continue reading

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Aspiring authors need to look at self publishing

It’s no great secret that the world of publishing is changing. What is a secret is how much. Is it changing a lot? Has most of the change already happened? What does the future look like? via The Report – … Continue reading

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8 Surprising Ways Music Affects and Benefits our Brains | Belle Beth Cooper

8 Surprising Ways Music Affects and Benefits our Brains | Belle Beth Cooper. An interesting post at HuffPost on the effects of music on our brain’s processing.  In a perhaps not entirely rigorous manner, a chart linking different personality types … Continue reading

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Appointment with the Doctor

Appointment with the Doctor. I’m a big fan of Doctor Who.  It’s the longest running science fiction show on television (sorry Star Trek), and it often explores many concepts that American television won’t touch.  Tonight will be the 50th anniversary … Continue reading

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