Baby Boom in 2007 U.S. Births

Baby Boom in 2007 U.S. Births

 Bumper crop of babies last year, even a few cute ones

Data released by the federal government shows a record numbers of infants born in the United States in 2007. The report was released last week by the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics. It shows 4,315,000 births in 2007, which some demographers say could signal a potential infant “boomlet.”

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Dave Mayton – World Speed Record for Guitar Picking

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World Speed Record for Guitar Picking?

G4TV Recently aired on Attack of the Show – You Tube Star, and again on ABC Byte This in November 2007. This is NOT a music video, or musical in nature, he has other videos for music. This is ONLY a demonstration of alternate picking speed, and the technique used to obtain that speed. More videos after the jump.

 

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48% of Teenagers Bought No CDs in 2007

 48% of Teenagers Bought No CDs in 2007

48% of teenagers bought no CDs at all in 2007, up from 38% in 2006. Music downloads continue to grow, though, with iTunes leading the way.

The illegal sharing of music online continued to soar in 2007, but there was one sign of hope that legal downloading was picking up steam. In the last year, Apple Inc.’s iTunes store, which sells only digital downloads, jumped ahead of Best Buy Co. to become the No. 2 U.S. music seller, trailing Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
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