Festivals will jazz up Labor Day Weekend in Triad

Festivals will jazz up Labor Day Weekend in Triad
Music is in the air tonight and into Labor Day Weekend at various local venues. Here are three notable options to get your toes tapping. The sixth annual Triad Music Festival & AMPD Expo will run from tonight, Aug. 31, through Sept. 2, presented by Sound …
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UK saxophonists to perform with local young musicians
Talented saxophonists from the United Kingdom will play with the local young musicians in “The Enchanting Sound of Sax” concert at 8pm on Sunday (April 8) at the Theatre of the Sheung Wan Civic Centre. The concert will not only bring audiences the …
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Listening Post: Two great tenor saxophonists – Sonny Rollins and Ernie Watts
Sonny Rollins, “Holding the Stage: Road Shows Volume 4” (Doxy/Okeh) At first glance, you might be forgiven for any involuntary OMG reactions, you might have. Sonny Rollins may be 85 and still performing, but the idea of the octogenarian Rollins putting …
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EICC and Electronics Industry Promise to Fight Forced Labor in Malaysia

trendEICC and Electronics Industry Promise to Fight Forced Labor in Malaysia
The electrical and electronics sector is the top manufacturing industry in Malaysia, providing almost one-third of the country’s exports and employing 27 percent of its workforce. The Malaysian electronics industry, which relies heavily on migrant …
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That’s a wrap: The Consumer Electronics Show distilled to 2 minutes
So sending six of us to the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas resulted in some sideshow gawking at a fascinating world filled with bright lights and people everywhere. In case you missed it, you can check out our coverage of all the robots we saw, …
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Voxel8 unveils world’s first 3D electronics printer
Voxel8 demonstrated the amazing feats of their dual-head machine at this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show, better known as CES2015, happening this week in Las Vegas. They showed off their machine’s fancy footwork by printing a fleet of …
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