The cool, crisp breeze dancing in from the Atlantic Ocean lifted my hair back from my face, and the bright … More Where wireless communication was born
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A SEARCH for the sound of acoustic piano in Billboard’s current Hot 100 yields few results. It is nowhere to be … More Pop music is rejecting the piano. Why?