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Roli Blocks

Making music is difficult, this new modular device aims to change that. Roli Blocks is a powerful instrument that is easy to pick up and lets you create music naturally through intuitive gestures on a touch-sensitive playing surface. The powerful little modular MIDI music studio system allows you to freely manipulate pitch, timbre and volume of every note as well as offering libraries of sounds and recording capabilities, plus mode for scale, chord and arpeggio. The Blocks connect magnetically letting you arrange them in many configurations to create kits that are perfect for you, simply add more Blocks to do more things as your skills and interests grow. watch the video below 



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SHOE DOG

Available from today for purchase is the new memoir of Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight. The highly anticipated book Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike delves into the Swoosh’s past, and describes Knight´s modest beginnings and how he created with a $50 loan from his dad, a $30 billion-dollar global mega-brand. Over the course of the book’s 400 pages, the enigmatic Knight recounts his desire to find a career that would allow him to "play all the time, instead...
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UNDERWOOD WINE IN A CAN

What started of by being a promotional product by Oregon-based winemakers Union Wine, the Underwood Wine in a Can will actually be making its way to shelves soon. The company decided to "beerify” wine and make it more accessible, easy to take to places other wines dare not travel, also making it more approachable and less pretenseless, with a "pinkies down" philosophy. Canning wine is also more eco-friendly and cost-efficient. All this of course without sacrificing ...
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GRACE HOTEL | BREATHTAKING LUXURY BOUTIQUE HOTEL SANTORINI GREECE | Image

GRACE HOTEL | BREATHTAKING LUXURY BOUTIQUE HOTEL SANTORINI GREECE

Grace Santorini is an exclusive boutique hotel and a member of the award winning Grace Hotels Group. The hotel is included in Tatlers 2011 list of the 101 Best Hotels in the World. Located in the beautiful setting of Imerovigli in the northwest of the island, high above the Caldera, the Grace Santorini is the perfect vantage point from which to view the famed Santorini sunsets that envelop the Aegean Sea, and the Cyclades Islands.The hotel has two beautiful swimming...
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