Listening to Music at Work
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Listening to Music at Work

Listening to Music at Work A different beat “To visit a modern office place is to walk into a room with a dozen songs playing simultaneously but to hear none of them,” Derek Thompson once wrote. Indeed, whether you’re part of the post-cubicle corporate world or a digital nomad working out of a coffee shop, Read more…

14 Famous Songs That Are Covers
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14 Famous Songs That Were Covers

14 Famous Songs That Were Covers The internet was in shock this week over a reminder that Natalie Imbruglia’s “Torn” is a cover, but the 1997 smash is far from the only popular recording that eclipsed its original. Sure, you might already know that “I Will Always Love You” was released by Dolly Read more…

MUSIC BOOSTS BRAIN CONNECTIVITY
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Music boosts brain connectivity

Music boosts brain connectivity A study has found that using music to learn a physical task significantly develops an important part of the brain. People who practiced a basic movement to music showed “increased structural connectivity” between the regions of the brain that process sound and control movement, the University Read more…

Algorithm Generates Music
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Algorithm Generates Music

Algorithm Generates Music when machines write our music Paris (AFP) – Machines are already taking our jobs, will they soon be writing our music too? Swiss researchers said Thursday they have developed a computer algorithm that can generate brand-new tunes in different musical genres. The deep artificial composer, or DAC, Read more…