caption A farmer harvests crops in Burlington, IA. source Scott Olson/Getty Images The Midwest has a rep for friendly people, cheap land, and a stress-free lifestyle that differs dramatically from other US regions. Many people are flocking to the Midwest because of its affordable cost of living, open spaces, and relaxed pace of life. Here are 6 ways the Midwest is different than the rest of the country. There’s only one place in the US where traffic jams are often caused by tractors on the road and weekends consist of floating down rivers and modeling clothes through the aisles of Walmart. Middle America has long been classified as a “flyover country,” comprised of more corn fields than major metropolises and mom-and-pop shops than Fortune 500 companies, but the12 statesthat constitute the Midwest have a richer culture than many people give it credit for – take it from me, a native of small-town Ohio myself. In my hometown, … [Read more...] about I’m from Ohio — here are 6 things all Midwesterners know to be true
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The Fluance Ai40 is the third self-powered speaker I've reviewed in three weeks. It follows the Adam Audio T5V and Kanto YU6 speakers, and while the Ai40 is around half the price of the other two, it's the one that really got to me. There was some undefinable something about the sound that was more engaging than the other two speakers, so I kept listening long after I needed to write the review. Better yet, the price is right. They're $200 a pair with free shipping in the US. UK and Australia prices haven't yet been released, but they convert to roughly £151 and AU$269.As regular Audiophiliac readers know, I haven't covered too many wireless products, mostly because they usually cost more and sound worse then similarly priced wired products. Paying more for inferior sound doesn't make sense to me, but I've now found a couple of Bluetooth speakers that rise enough above the norm to deserve positive reviews here. Last week it was the Kanto YU6, and now it's the Fluance Ai40's turn … [Read more...] about Fluance’s $200 stereo Bluetooth speakers sound is almost too good to be true
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Business Audience members sit inside a 4DX theater at the Regal Cinemas L.A. LIVE Stadium 14 movie theater in Los Angeles on April 21. (Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg) by Steven Zeitchik by Steven Zeitchik Email the author April 30 Email the author LAS VEGAS — The owners of America’s movie theaters are having a few good months, with February's “Black Panther” an all-time box-office winner and this weekend’s “Avengers: Infinity War” enjoying the biggest weekend opening ever — $250 million. But that encouraging news conceals a more disruptive set of forces that threatens to … [Read more...] about MoviePass aims to help theaters survive in the digital age. But is the subscription service too good to be true?
posted on 06 Feb 2015, 08:37 1 1. android_hitman (unregistered) can't stop laughing, but yea it's true... posted on 06 Feb 2015, 14:20 0 19. engineer-1701d (unregistered) hahah he looks high in this picture lol posted on 06 Feb 2015, 14:24 1 20. engineer-1701d (unregistered) no offence but i dont think a senator of his age and background would even know the difference back then with all the os on phones back then, posted on 07 Feb 2015, 12:57 0 35. xondk (Posts: 1904; Member since: 25 Mar 2014) American Senator supporting and giving positive feedback to american product. Seems kinda standard really of course he is going to do that. posted on 06 Feb 2015, 17:11 0 28. tuminatr (Posts: 920; Member since: 23 Feb 2009) I seem to remember this story about how Obama could not figure out how to use an iPhonehttp://macdailynews.com/2012/09/10/obama-has-trouble-with-apple-iphone/ posted on 06 Feb 2015, 08:40 0 2. madbmd (Posts: 36; Member since: … [Read more...] about Comments for : Obama predicted the iPhone’s triumph after meeting Steve Jobs in 2007: ‘this thing is going to be really big’
posted on 11 Apr 2012, 17:06 14 1. _PHug_ (Posts: 465; Member since: 11 Oct 2011) "Processor on next Apple iPhone to be produced via Samsung's 32nm process?" posted on 11 Apr 2012, 21:30 4 32. cheetah2k (Posts: 1867; Member since: 16 Jan 2011) How can Apple get their hands on the patents for Samsung's processes, when Samsung already owns them???? posted on 12 Apr 2012, 14:12 1 41. solidsnakeduds013 (Posts: 219; Member since: 20 Oct 2010) I think he was just trying to make a joke 43. cheetah2k (Posts: 1867; Member since: 16 Jan 2011) You're probably right lol ha ha ha :p posted on 11 Apr 2012, 23:59 4 35. Lucas777 (Posts: 2137; Member since: 06 Jan 2011) not really… samsung is smart-- they wont let feuds like android vs ios to get in the way of their deals with apple… and apple knows samsung can provide them with high quality goods… neither one wants to get rid of their relationship in this respect-- they both benefit posted on … [Read more...] about Comments for : Processor on next Apple iPhone to be produced via Samsung’s 32nm process?