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Issa Rae’s Raedio Inks Multi-Project Development Deal With Audible

Another day, another mega-deal for multi-hyphenate creator Issa Rae, as the “Insecure” mastermind and her “audio everywhere company” Raedio have inked an exclusive development deal with Audible. Through the worldwide exclusive multi-project pact, Raedio and Audible will collaborate on Audible Original podcasts from a variety of audio genres including scripted comedy, audio extensions of existing […]
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Elvis Costello explains how to play the guitar, philosophically

I've been a huge Elvis Costello fan since a friend of mine bought me the ultimate edition of Armed Forces for my 16th birthday. I hadn't really listened to him before that; I was a punk/ska/hardcore kid, so the Ramones were really the only band from the 70s worth caring about. — Read the rest
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Kerry Washington Inks Audible Deal for Three Scripted Podcast Series (EXCLUSIVE)

Audible is going into business with Kerry Washington, the Amazon-owned premium audio storytelling service’s latest partnership in a string of deals with A-list Hollywood talent. Under the pact, Simpson Street Productions, led by actor, director, producer and activist Washington (“Scandal,” “Little Fires Everywhere”) and EVP and Oscar-nominated producer Pilar Savone (“Django Unchained,” “Death Proof”), will develop […]
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54 Amazon gifts teenagers actually want, from a mystical board game to cozy loungewear

Prices are accurate at the time of publication. Amazon has an abundance of great gifts for teens, from the "Dune" books to a Kindle to read them on.Amazon Teens are notoriously difficult to shop for, especially when it comes to gifts.  To help ease shopping stress, we put together a list of 54 cool and convenient Amazon gifts.  Still looking for gift ideas? Check out our list of the all-time best products we've ever tested. Teens may be difficult to shop for, but you don't need to sea...
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Apple’s Potential Audiobooks Offering — Media+

Kelly Guimont and Jeff Butts join Charlotte Henry to discuss another award win for Jason Sudeikis and the potential of an Apple audiobooks service. Jason Sudeikis Wins at 2022 Golden Globes For 'Ted Lasso' Performance Apple Might Launch an Audiobooks Service This Year The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast Kelly Guimont on Twitter Jeff Butts on Twitter Charlotte Henry on Twitter
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Apple Might Launch an Audiobooks Service This Year

Apple may expand its media offering by launching an audiobooks service later this year according to a fascinating report in The Economist.  It certainly makes sense as at the company looks to attract more subscribers to individual services and the Apple One bundle. Apple Audiobooks Service Might be on The Way The tie-in between a potential new audiobooks service and the existing Books offering is obvious. The content could be built into the existing app and provide direct competition to Amazon...
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34 fun and practical gifts for teen girls, all available on Amazon — from a blow-out hair brush to a portable projector

Prices are accurate at the time of publication.When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Getty Images Buying gifts for teen girls doesn't have to be difficult or send you searching across many sites. Using my own sisters as inspiration, I chose 34 Amazon gifts that cover many interests and budgets. Want more gift ideas? Check out all Insider Reviews gift guides here. Still looking for a gift? Check out our list of the All-Time Best products we&#...
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Weekend reading: Save your Christmas with a good book

What caught my eye this week. H ere we are at the end of 2020 2021 – sorry, pandemic brain – and the final Monevator missive of the year. And what a ride it was! Remember the meme stock madness? The SPAC boom? The crypto-mania and the pixel painting that sold for millions? The restaurants reopening and seeing your first menu for six months? Party-gate, and our GOAT Prime Minister – greatest that is if you’re under-three-years old or you grew up in a Banana Republic? The past 12 months had the ...
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52 Amazon gifts teenagers actually want, from instant cameras to a necklace of their zodiac sign

Prices are accurate at the time of publication. Amazon has an abundance of great gifts for teens, from the "Dune" books to a Kindle to read them on.Amazon Teens are notoriously difficult to shop for, especially when it comes to gifts.  To help ease shopping stress, we put together a list of 52 cool and convenient Amazon gifts.  Still looking for gift ideas? Check out our list of the all-time best products we've ever tested. Teens may be difficult to shop for, but you don't need to sea...
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The 21 best audiobooks of 2021, from striking memoirs to gripping thrillers

Prices are accurate at the time of publication. From bestselling memoirs on Audible to enticing new thrillers and romances, here are the best audiobooks of 2021.Audible; Rachel Mendelson/Insider When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Audiobooks bring stories to life with incredible and unique narration. Our favorite apps to discover new audiobooks are Audible, Libro.fm, and Libby. The audiobooks on this list were bestsellers and notable favorites ...
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Music Producer Maejor to Release Audible Podcast About Healing Power of Sound (EXCLUSIVE)

Maejor has been in the music biz for more than a decade. Over his career, the singer, songwriter and powerhouse producer has worked with the likes Justin Bieber, Drake, Trey Songz, Ciara and T-Pain. Now Maejor (aka Brandon Green) is bringing out a new Audible original podcast that follows his globe-trotting explorations into how music […]
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Audible’s new stories from Africa

Audiobooks narrated in authentic voices slowly start featuring on the company’s releases The post Audible’s new stories from Africa appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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Audible Authors Talk About How Music Inspires Them in ‘Chapter and Verse’ Series on SiriusXM, Pandora

SiriusXM and Pandora have teamed with Amazon’s Audible for “Chapter and Verse,” an audio series featuring conversations with top authors of Audible audiobook originals about the music and artists that inspire them. “Chapter and Verse” will be a monthly feature with a rotation of notable authors whose titles are available on Audible discuss music as […]
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Audible Cyber Monday Deal 2021: Save 60% and get $20 FREE credit

Audible is always a great deal with its unlimited audiobook library but it just got even better with this amazing Audible Cyber Monday deal.
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Audible Black Friday Deal 2021: Save 60% and get $20 FREE credit!

Audible is always a great deal with its unlimited audiobook library but it just got even better with this amazing Black Friday deal.
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Audible Black Friday Deal 2021: Save 60% and get $20 FREE credit!

Audible is always a great deal with its unlimited audiobook library but it just got even better with this amazing Black Friday deal.
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35 cool and useful gifts for teen boys, from tech gadgets to bestselling books

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Buying gifts for teen boys is hard. Here are 35 ideas, from brands like Apple, LEGO, Nintendo, Adidas, and more. Yan Krukov/Pexels Here are 35 gifts for teen boys that range from tech to reading to grooming. Need more gift ideas? Here are more than 50 teen gifts we like this year. If that doesn't cut it, check out our 100 all-time favorite products. Buying gifts for teens can be a daunting task, a...
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53 cool and unique Amazon gifts that teenagers will actually love, from Spikeball to astrology jewelry

Amazon has an abundance of great gifts for teens, from the "Dune" books to a Kindle to read them on. Amazon Teens are notoriously difficult to shop for, especially when it comes to gifts. To help ease shopping stress, we put together a list of 53 cool and fast Amazon gifts. Still looking for gift ideas? Check out our list of the all-time best products we've ever tested. Teens may be difficult to shop for, but you don't need to search far and wide for gift ideas - Amazon has op...
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Stewart Brand Takes Us On “The Maintenance Race”

Bernard Moitessier’s yacht Joshua was the model of perfect maintenance in his 1968 circumnavigation of the globe Maintenance is all around us. On every level from the cellular up to the societal, human life is driven by the essential drama of maintaining, of ensuring continued survival and working against the drive of entropy. Yet maintenance is a largely unheralded presence in our lives. We are fascinated with the people who begin great works — from ancient rulers who ordered the build...
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More Amazon Black Friday deals just went live — Here’s what’s new

Amazon Black Friday deals are in full swing and we've picked out some highlights including 65-inch QLED 4K TVs and MacBook Airs.
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Amazon’s Black Friday Audible deal just started — Save 46% today!

Save big on an Audible subscription as part of the Amazon Black Friday deals going on right now.
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33 amazing gifts for teen girls, all available on Amazon - from zodiac necklaces to a tie-dye kit

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Getty Images Buying gifts for teen girls doesn't have to be difficult or send you searching across many sites. Using my own sisters as inspiration, I chose 33 Amazon gifts that cover many interests and budgets. Want more gift ideas? Check out all Insider Reviews gift guides here. Still looking for a gift? Check out our list of the All-Time Best products we've ever tested. Table of Contents: Ma...
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Amazon-owned Audible expands library of content

Audible, the online audiobook and podcast service owned by Amazon, has strengthened its content pipeline for India, making a new catalogue of over 15,000 titles accessible as part of its ₹199 monthly subscription. The current slate includes Indian audiobooks like Dharmayoddha Kalki by Kevin Missal, The Karadi Tales, The Panchatantra and Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda, Audible Originals including Zen: A Way of Living written and voiced by Om Swami, The Last Girl to Fall in Love ...
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Glen Powell Starring in Audible’s ’10 Days’ Basketball Drama Podcast From Executive Producer Steve Nash

NBA coach and former player Steve Nash is executive producing “10 Days,” an upcoming Audible Original scripted drama podcast starring Glen Powell. Powell (“Top Gun: Maverick,” “Scream Queens”) plays a minor-league hoops player who gets a 10-day contract with the Philadelphia 76ers and tries to prove he belongs in the NBA. The cast also includes […]
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Lena Waithe Inks Multiproject Podcast Deal With Audible (EXCLUSIVE)

Lena Waithe, the Emmy-winning actor, writer and producer, is diving into audio programming in a new partnership with Audible. Audible, Amazon’s premium audio storytelling service, announced a multiproject development deal with Hillman Grad Productions, founded by Waithe and Rishi Rajani. The first original project under the deal has already been greenlit and is in active […]
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The 34 best gifts for teen girls on Amazon, from a tie-dye kit to a karaoke microphone

Buying gifts for teen girls doesn't have to be difficult or send you searching across many sites. Using my own sisters as inspiration, I chose 34 Amazon gifts that cover many interests and budgets. Looking for more gift ideas? Check out all Insider Reviews gift guides here. Buying gifts for teen girls can be a daunting task, which is probably why they end up with seven identical lip balms from different relatives every year. But getting a thoughtful, fun, and useful gift is easier than you ...
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Amazon’s Wondery Rolls Out Kids-Podcast Subscription Service (Podcast News Roundup)

In today’s podcast news roundup, Wondery launches a subscription service for kids; Alice Cooper and Eddie Vedder are joining Audible’s “Words + Music” series; OWN launches “The SonRise Project” podcast for Black parents and families with children struggling with depression; and more. LAUNCHES Amazon’s Wondery launched Wondery Plus Kids on Apple Podcasts, a premium, ad-free […]
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‘Haunt the Johnsons’: Spooky Comedy Podcast Series Starring Aisha Dee, Joel Kim Booster, Kristen Schaal Coming to Audible

Just in time for Halloween, supernatural comedy podcast series “Haunt the Johnsons” — starring Aisha Dee as a teen with paranormal powers who moves to the most-haunted town in America — is coming to Audible. The 16-episode scripted series launches exclusively as an Audible Original on Oct. 7. In addition to Dee (“The Bold Type”), […]
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The 20 most popular Eckhart Tolle books, ranked by Goodreads members

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Some of the best Eckhart Tolle books according to Goodreads, including "The Power of Now," "Stillness Speaks," and "Oneness With All Life." Amazon; Rachel Mendelson/Insider Eckhart Tolle is a spiritual teacher and bestselling self-help author. He is best known for his 1997 self-help book, "The Power of Now." to determine the most popular Eckhart Tolle books. Eckhart Tolle is a spiritual teacher and g...
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Apple Music is using Shazam to solve the streaming industry’s problem with DJ mixes

Apple Music announced today that it’s created a process to properly identify and compensate all of the individual creators involved in making a DJ mix. Using technology from the audio-recognition app Shazam, which Apple acquired in 2018 for $400 million, Apple Music is working with major and independent labels to devise a fair way to divide streaming royalties among DJs, labels, and artists who appear in the mixes. This is intended to help DJ mixes retain long-term monetary value for all creator...
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