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'Star Trek' voyaging to a symphony near you

Symphonies around the world will travel to the final frontier by playing soundtracks live to J.J. Abrams' films "Star Trek" and "Star Trek Into Darkness" starting in May.

By April 22, 2014

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Crave Ep. 152: App lets you make music with a full symphony

Ever wanted to hear how you'd sound with full orchestral backup? An app out of Harvard puts you on the same stage as some of the world's greatest symphonies.

By March 21, 2014

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App lets you make music with a full symphony, Ep. 152

How fast can you solve a Rubik's cube? Probably not as fast as the CubeStormer 3 Lego robot, which just set a new world record. We jam with Cadenza, an app out of Harvard that lets you play along with a full orchestra, and we get Superman's POV using a drone, a green screen, and some really creative video. All that and more on this week's Crave show.

By March 21, 2014

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Video Game Orchestra: Castlevania at the symphony

Orchestral group celebrates epic musical scores from some of the greatest Japanese video game franchises.

By October 8, 2012

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The Higgs boson symphony

Composer and particle physicist Domenico Vicinanza has converted Higgs particle data to music.

By October 7, 2012

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Lowrider symphony: Hot hopping-car orchestra performs

An orchestra of tricked-out custom cars takes to a parking lot to perform a synchronized dance and music piece using hydraulics, a wireless audio system, and a DJ.

By September 24, 2012

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Exec eats off floor to sell vacuum cleaner

The Symphony All-In-One is, according to maker Bissell, so good at cleaning away germs that, well, its brand manager gets down and proves it. In the subway. There's a caveat though.

By August 28, 2014

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High-tech pipe organ to blow minds at famed SF theater

The city's Castro Theatre, known as much for its colorful organ concerts as its quirky film offerings, will house a massive $700,000 pipe-digital hybrid featuring a sample library used in the film industry.

By August 29, 2014

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6 reasons why you'll eventually want voice over LTE

CNET's Maggie Reardon discusses the short-term hurdles associated with the deployment of voice service over carriers' 4G LTE networks. In the end, the transition to an all IP-based voice network will be worth it.

By August 30, 2014

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Practice your scales with the Fred Musical Straws

The Fred & Friends Wet My Whistle Musical Straws add musical accompaniment to a regular drinking glass. With practice, of course.

By August 26, 2014