Colin Durber

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Britain's Favourite Sandwich Revealed: It's Not The BLT

We thought it was a truth universally acknowledged that the BLT was the nation's favourite sandwich. Apparently, we thought wrong.<p>We Brits love a …

David Gilmour, Billy Bragg, Johnny Marr Speak Out on Guitars in Prison

Musicians join together to urge British prison system to reconsider its ban on steel-string guitars<p>0<p>SHARES<p>The banning of steel-string guitars in …

Full Guitar Cover of ...And Justice For All - Metallica.

H1Z1 lets you loot items bought with real-world money

Sony Online Entertainment's upcoming zombie-centric release <i>H1Z1</i> will allow players to loot items you purchased with real-world money — but only temporarily.<p>Company president John Smedley took to Reddit this week to explain how microtransactions will work alongside the game's PvP gameplay, stating: …

Graphene transparent memory take us closer to transparent smartphones

Futuristic looking transparent electronics took one step closer to reality this week when a Korean research team announced that they had developed a way to manufacture transparent memory modules for use in transparent electronic devices, such as notebook computers and perhaps even smartphones.<p>The …

Graphene

The CATable is a workspace designed for your feline friend

Do you have a cat that's constantly wanting your attention while you're busy at work? Here's a table that should keep it distracted while you're earning that paycheck.<p>All you fellow cat owners will probably understand how frustrating it can be to get things done when your silly feline buddy wants …

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This machine makes drinking water from thin air

Water. A vital nutrient, yet one that is inaccessible to many worldwide.<p>The World Health Organization reports that 780 million people don't have access to clean water, and 3.4 million die each year due to water-borne diseases. But an Israeli company thinks it can play a part in alleviating the …

Guitar Player Magazine

FIRST LOOK! - H1Z1

Kurt Cobain Was My First Feminist Hero

I didn’t know I was a feminist until I was 18-years-old.<p>Not one person during my 14-year stretch in Catholic school was ever like, “you know, that Joan of Arc saint was not only a martyr but a pretty badass feminist, too,” or “Let’s deconstruct how the patriarchy ruins Lady Macbeth.” Nuh uh. My …

Feminism

Nirvana - Lithium

Nirvana - The Man Who Sold The World (MTV Unplugged)

Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit

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Kurt Cobain: A Look Back in Pictures

Kurt Cobain: 20 Years Gone

The 20th Anniversary of Kurt Cobain's Death.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Nirvana's Kurt Cobain committed suicide 20 years ago today at 27 years old. According to the BBC, …

The 40 Greatest Stoner Albums

From Pink Floyd and the Grateful Dead to Massive Attack and the Flaming Lips<p>In celebration of <i>Rolling Stone</i>'s pot-centric new issue, we present this …

Can We Build a Gaming PC on a Console Budget?

There's no debating that a souped-up gaming PC will outperform an Xbox One or PlayStation 4 any day of the week, but it'll also cost you a lot more at checkout. However, what about a gaming PC that isn't top of the line, say, one that was built for $550?<p>This is the question we put to the test: …

Google Trends email alerts will guarantee you never miss another cat meme

You can always swing by Google Trends if you want to gauge the popularity of a given search, but visiting that website every time can be a hassle. Thankfully, there's now an easier way: Google has added a subscription option that sends email notifications when there are changes in the interest …

Beyond the shoot-em-up: how gaming got killer stories

Everyone knows they are the best place to shoot up zombies, but can video games ever overtake cinema and literature for storytelling? Simon Parkin reports on the next chapter for gaming<p>In Invasion of the Space Invaders, Martin Amis's 1982 treatise on the emergent video game medium, the British …