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There's always that vague sense of disorientation when you're entering a play. You're trying to settle yourself into the era of the script and reconcile it with the era of the production and the world going on outside the theatre. For contempor.. Read more


A few years back, monologist Mike Daisey investigated a factory in China where electronics are manufactured. Tying horror stories of labor in the factory with the story of Apple's legendary CEO, Daisey created The Agony Read more


Apple farmers knew they were in for a difficult year this spring, when an unusually warm, almost summerlike March tricked trees into flowering early, only to have their buds killed by frosty nights in April and May... Read more

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For the last two decades, we've heard many myths purporting to explain the loss of American manufacturing jobs... Read more

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Five months ago Apple bought the online music-streaming site Lala, in a move some read as a sign that Apple was moving away from the iTunes model for selling music and toward a subscription-based model. Today, Lala announced that it is shutting do.. Read more

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Steve Jobs took the stage yesterday for what might be hislast earth-shattering product announcement- the long awaited, much discussediPad, a product that Apple has been working on for over seven years.%uFFFD Tablet computing is no,News Read more

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Though Apple didn't, as widely predicted, announce today that it would sell The Beatles' albums on iTunes—I'm sure the band's ever-neglected fans will find some other way to hear them—the company did announce a new product called iTunes LP, part o.. Read more

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Though the American remake of the British improv comedy show “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” went off the air years ago, two of its principal players still continue to tour behind its basic premise. For the fifth year in a row, Colin Mochrie and... Read more

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Poppy is a blithe spirit, weightless as the spring breeze while zipping around the leafier Happy-Go-Lucky ,Film Read more

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