Dave Trichter

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31 Artists You Need To Know About Immediately

Meet the innovative humans behind right-now’s coolest sounds.<p>Here at The FADER, we've always prided ourselves on looking down the road. We aspire to …

Are You Using the Right Tools for Your Big Data Projects?

Data scientists rely on tools/products/solutions to help them get insights from data. Gregory Piatetsky of KDNuggets conducts an annual survey of …

Why Learning To Code Won’t Save Your Job

Brushing up on your tech skills might only make for temporary job security at best.<p>Looking for job security in the knowledge economy? Just learn to code. At least, that’s what we’ve been telling young professionals and mid-career workers alike who want to hack it in the modern workforce—in fact, …

The 20 Most Popular DSLR Lenses Among our Readers

Over the last few days we’ve published a post revealing the most popular DSLRs among our readers (based upon what they’ve been buying in the last few …

Cameras

New Li-Fi Internet Is 100 Times Faster Than Wi-Fi

The inventor of the electric lightbulb could hardly have imagined that one day his creation would be used not only to illuminate homes around the …

Internet of Things

Scientists Create Electronic Circuits In Living Roses

A circuit by any other name would smell as sweet<p>Fusing machines and animals is a fairly common theme in both science and science fiction. You've heard of cyborg cockroaches, DIY cyborgs, and the Borg.<p>But what about melding plants and machines? That's something that hasn't been attempted as much. In …

Breakthroughs

uBeam Declassifies Secrets To Try To Prove Wireless Power Is Possible

It must violate the laws of physics. It must be dangerous. It must be impossible. This is what critics have concluded despite not actually knowing the details behind uBeam’s wireless power technology. So rather than let the rumors swirl, today uBeam revealed a bunch of details about how far, how …

Computer Music – MODERN COMPRESSION – Issue 222, Autumn 2015

Get this issue now on:<p>Apple Newsstand (iPhone/iPad/iPod touch)<br>• Google Play (Android/Chrome for PC/Mac)<br>• Zinio (PC/Mac/Android/iOS)<br>• In Print (Worldwide …

Appliance Science: The bright physics of light and color

How does color work, and how does the type of light source you use affect the colors you see? Appliance Science looks at the science of light and color.<p>Stop for a moment, and look around you. Look at the colors of the objects, the brown of wood and the green of leaves. What makes these colors? You …

Light Bulbs

UK university aims to teach biochemistry to children using Minecraft

Tens of millions of children play Minecraft, but now the game could help them take their first steps into the world of biochemistry too.<p>Students at the University of Hull have created a Minecraft world called MolCraft, which aims to introduce children to topics including the structures of proteins …

Minecraft

Using Melodic Range Effectively in Your Songwriting

If you spend any time at all comparing verse and chorus melodies, you’ll notice right away that verses often centre in on one or two pitches. And it …

Electric Guitar

Some Very Good iPad Apps for Music Teachers

September 19, 2015<br>Today we revisited the iPad list of music apps we shared last year and wanted to add some interesting new apps to it. While some of …

How to Play 6 Chords on Guitar

One of the first things you’ll notice when playing jazz guitar chords, is that there are a lot of variations for each chord type to get under your …

Electric Guitar

The Mathematics of Carbon Dioxide Part 4

<b>Guest essay by Mike Jonas</b><p><i>A look at Equilibrium Climate Sensitivity from a logical perspective.</i><p><b>Introduction</b><p>This article is the fourth in a series of …

Climate Change

Physics demonstrations: Lichtenberg figures

I am a big fan of nature and science-themed artwork, whether inspired by natural phenomenon or created by physical processes. In my office — which …

6 Tips to Outline a Top-Notch Business Plan

No matter what kind of business you’re running, or in what industry, a well-thought-out business plan is absolutely critical to achieving success. …

Small Business

Record Studio Quality Audio Anytime, Anywhere with Mikme Wireless Microphone Recorder

Similar to <i>Instamic</i>, which we covered last month, there is a new smart audio device seeking crowd-funding support – it’s called <i>Mikme</i>, and it is taking …

Gear & Gadgets

These are the projects Elon Musk is funding to prevent killer AI

Elon Musk has donated millions to the Future of Life Institute, and now the organization is putting that money to use by funding research into keeping artificial intelligence "robust and beneficial" — i.e. not something that will turn on humanity Skynet style. The institute announced this week that …

‘Spectacular discovery’ of how memories are formed and learning takes place

Brain scientists in the UK and US have collaborated to make ‘a spectacular discovery’ – for the first time in human studies – of how memories are …

Free ebook on animation and interaction design

Animation is more than just another tool to entertain users. Animations help transition between content, draw attention to the most important parts …

You Are What Washington, D.C., Wants You to Eat

In the early 1990s, shopping for tomatoes usually meant buying one of those big, pale-red beefsteaks. If you were lucky, you might come across …

10 Essential Pieces of Gear you Need for Landscape Photography

If you are interested in going out and getting some high quality landscape photographs, here’s a comprehensive list of items you will either want to …

Landscape Photography

3 Things You Should Know About That Web Design Project

Before taking on a project, I have a conversation with the prospective client. I try to know just three things during this conversation.The …

Web Design

Large Hadron Collider Technology Is Rescuing Historic Audio

One day in the early 2000s, Carl Haber, a particle physicist who works on the Large Hadron Collider's ATLAS Experiment, was driving to purchase …

Water, Energy, and the Perils of Dehydration

This website is for information purposes only. By providing the information contained herein we are not diagnosing, treating, curing, mitigating, or …

Naturopathic Medicine

5 Excellent YouTube Channels for Science Videos

June 4, 2015<br>In response to some requests asking about online science video sources, we have compiled here some of the best YouTube channels we …

Education Technology

June 2015

Diversity

Monotype is introducing an HTML5-based Web font platform

Monotype, one of the world’s biggest typeface companies and owner of Helvetica, is looking to change the way we view fonts on the Web. The company is today announcing a Web font platform that runs on HTML5 to give designers access to its catalog of nearly 100,000 fonts.<p>With the slow but steady …

Typography