Apple’s iPhone 7 has recently hit the market, and the new device has already garnered considerable controversy. One of the biggest changes to the phone is that there is no headphone jack. Instead, users of the iPhone 7 are given a set of wireless earbuds that can be paired with the phone via “bluetooth-like” tech. Other companies have jumped onboard the trend, and wireless headphones may become the new normal.
Music Discovery hits the road this week on the Listening Booth as DJRePete previews the Lollapalooza festival going down this weekend in Chicago’s Grant Park. Hear from alt bands Frightened Rabbit and Two Door Cinema Club, electronica with Miike Snow and Major Lazer, and beats with Lettuce and St. Lucia. Plus, hit up the BTR archives for throwbacks you might hear on stage at Lolla from Chairlift, Foals, and The Joy Formidable. Plan your route if you’re making it to the festival, or live vicariously with DJRePete via this Lolla mix in the Listening Booth on BTRtoday!
We talk about the latest technologies in surgery that are helping aid workers across the world.
Brooke flies solo in the bathtub to talk about the future. She shares her experience of a recent robot interaction and what we can expect thirty years from now. Things don't look great, and it's somehow all Instagram's fault. Brooke Comegys on Twitter and Instagram. Now you can watch us on your iPhone or iPad! Check out the BTRtoday App!
We learn the fundamental questions in the field of quantum optics and how quantum communications is utilizing it for the future.