‘Music Tech Studio’ at Solomon Schechter Day School Enhances Music Education




The ‘Music Tech Studio’ experience at West Hartford’s Solomon Schechter Day School integrates musical and technology-based skills and encourages collaboration.


Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Hartford is continuing to bolster its focus on 21st century education and encouraging students to embrace wonder with its “Music Tech Studio.” The course is a hybrid of music and technology that promotes a variety of skills that range from industry-focused knowledge to peer-to-peer learning.


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Technology and art: Engineering the future

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Think art. What comes to mind? Maybe Picasso, Rodin, Dali.

Now think technology – and you’ll probably imagine a smartphone or a computer.

Today, these two seemingly distinct disciplines are interlinked more than ever, with technology being a fundamental force in the development and evolution of art

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Jackson Browne to Receive Les Paul Innovation Award at 33rd Annual NAMM TEC Awards


The NAMM Foundation has announced that singer-songwriter Jackson Browne will receive the prestigious Les Paul Innovation Award at the 33rd Annual NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards (NAMM TEC Awards), being held Saturday, January 27, 2018, in Anaheim, CA. The award is given on behalf of the Les Paul Foundation to honor individuals that have set the highest standards of excellence in the creative application of recording technology in the spirit of the famed audio pioneer, inventor and musician, Les Paul.

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The Convergence of Big Emerging Tech And Music

Music has been the conduit of the rapid awareness and adoption of a variety of new technology over the years. The intricate and magnetic relationship between artist and fan is like almost nothing else in the world, thus the emotion coupled with the consumption behavior around music has contributed to it being one of the most powerful means to disseminate or leverage new technology.

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Luke Skywalker’s Bionic Hand? Artificial Hand Uses Ultrasound for Individual Finger Control


It appears to be a device right out of a Star Wars movie and like the technology in the movies, it reaps the same fantastic results.


Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have engineered an ultrasonic sensor that allows amputees the ability to individually control each of their prosthetic fingers.

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Step Inside the Tech Graveyard of 2017




From six seconds of video bliss on Vine to the nostalgia of coming home from school every day and getting on AOL instant messenger, 2017 was the end of an era for some technology favorites.

Cue the sad violin music as we take a look back at some of the technology staples we lost in 2017.

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