Tech Bytes: High Tech People Mover, Rising Vinyl Sales

Created: January 03, 2020 08:46 AM

In today's Tech Bytes, the Las Vegas Loop.


The high-tech people mover is being built at the sprawling Las Vegas Convention Center by Elon Musks' Boring Company. A new report says it will be completed by the end of the year, and that means it will be in use at the 2021 Consumer Electronic Show.

Sales of vinyl records are quickly outpacing CD's.

Over 1.2 million LP's were sold in the week before Christmas. That's the most since 1991, a nd analysts say vinyl records are expected to outsell CD's this year for the first time since 1986.

And Zelda Williams, the daughter of the late Robin Williams, used the viral Instagram filter "Which Disney Character Are You?" and came up with the Genie from Aladdin. Her father provided the Genie's voice in the movie, and Zelda's Instagram video has about two million views.

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