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'Houseclouds,' the follow up to the album's first single ‘Plaster Casts Of Everything’, introduces yet another facet to the band whose pioneering transformations album to album are now legendary. "They embody the anthropophagic attitude of tropicalismo;" says Devendra Banhart in a recent New York Times article. "constantly changing and taking from the cosmos, yet always remaining rooted in themselves… Like being engulfed in a thunderous heart of sound and altruistic experimentalism"
The video for "Plaster Casts of Everything" is directed by Patrick Daughters, who has directed videos for Beck, Feist ,The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Kings of Leon, The Shins, Bright Eyes and more. It was shot on location in Los Angeles and features a cameo by The Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O.
This week, the FCC is finally going to lay down the law, we hope, Sony's imagination may be getting the better of it and there's something exciting and new in the Halo franchise.
Nevada allows Google's self-driving cars, Facebook social-reader users on the decline, and a Yahoo board member responsible for vetting CEO Scott Thompson's resume will not seek re-election.
On today's show, Verizon tries to claim the Motorola Droid doesn't have the hardware to support hot spot tethering with Andriod 2.2 (Froyo). And here's the thing: that's a lie. In other news, the BlackBerry Torch hits, Rdio lands, and the FBI is cracking down on coloring books, or something. I'm a tiny bit incoherent today.
The fireworks show at Yahoo's annual shareholders meeting wasn't quite as bright as expected. CNET's Kara Tsuboi talked to dissatisfied shareholders after the Friday morning meeting in San Jose, Calif., and got an earful about their frustration with CEO Jerry Yang, Yahoo's stock price, and the general direction of the company.
In Friday's edition of the Daily Debrief, CNET reporters Kara Tsuboi and Stephen Shankland discuss what could go down at this year's annual Yahoo shareholder meeting. Angry revolt against CEO Jerry Yang's compensation package? Gripes about the yo-yo-ing share price? One thing's for sure: it's not going to be your typical snoozer meeting.
At the Syndicate 2005 conference on Dec. 14 in San Francisco, Dan Farber of ZDNet and Scott Gatz, Yahoo's senior director of personalization products, discuss the integration of RSS into Yahoo's offerings.
The drama continues in the Yahoo-Microsoft-Carl Icahn soap opera. CNET reporter Kara Tsuboi recaps the complicated saga and looks ahead to Friday's shareholder meeting.
The four-tuner Tivo Premiere Elite makes its debut, Netflix cracks down on people who stream more than one video at the same time, and Yahoo's board fires CEO Carol Bartz after less than three years on the job.