technology

Boiler Room Is Opening a Virtual Reality Music Venue in London

Boiler Room, the purveyor of international internet club nights, will be launching a "virtual reality venue," Dazed and Pitchfork report. The space, produced alongside the VR…
Andy Cush / October 25, 2016

Thanks to Live Nation, You May Soon Be “Attending” “Concerts” in Virtual Reality

Who doesn't love live music? The energy, the crowds, the feel of soft carpet on your toes, cat litter scent wafting up from the basement…
Andy Cush / September 30, 2016

Madonna’s Clash With Technology Continues With ‘Ghost Town’ Video Premiere

Last month, Madonna decided to premiere her "Living For Love" music video on Snapchat, giving the iPhone app exclusivity for a full day. Yesterday the Rebel…
Brennan Carley / April 8, 2015

Watch Kids Try and Fail to Use a Walkman for the First Time

You're either about to feel really old or really dismissive of kids these days. The ongoing video series "Kids React" had a group of children…
Dan Reilly / April 14, 2014

Moodbuds: Microsoft Designing Headphones That Read Your Vibes

Microsoft is working on headphones that automatically play music to match their wearer's mood. Tentatively dubbed Septimu, the earbuds would use a thermometer, internal measurement…
Chris Martins / October 19, 2013

Sony’s Walkman Lives! Sort Of

The Walkman lives! Well, sort of. Sony announced yesterday that it would be Frankensteining reviving its iconic music player once again — no, not the…
Devon Maloney / July 19, 2012