Derrick Hudson

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Watch: Documentary Filmmaker Details the Connection Between Trump and Russia's 'Money Laundering Kingpin'

Filmmaker Jack Bryan explains how the Russia mafia "started working within the Trump Organization."Documentary filmmaker Jack Bryan appeared on CNN …

This Major Mueller Court Victory Means Trump is Doomed

Special Counsel Robert Mueller just obtained a major court ruling that destroyed any chance Donald Trump ever had of getting his case thrown out. …

The Ultimate EQ Cheat Sheet for Every Common Instrument

You asked, and you shall receive, Sonicbids blog readers. Per multiple requests, here's my guide to, "When the hell do I start turning these knobs, …

What If Trump Has Been a Russian Asset Since 1987?

On June 14, 2016, the Washington <i>Post</i> reported that Russian hackers had broken into the Democratic National Committee’s files and gained access to its …

How to Dial in the Perfect Guitar Tone

Some guitar players like to plug their guitar into an amp and set its tone controls to some tried-and-true settings that they rely on.<p>In the process …

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‘Arguably the most desperate act I’ve ever seen a sitting member of Congress do’

Republicans Dan Donovan and Michael Grimm embrace the president in Trump country brawl.<p>There are two massive portraits of President Donald Trump behind the bar at Grant City Tavern. The first is a framed photograph. The second, a painting by a popular local artist, features the president from the …

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BitTorrent inventor announces eco-friendly bitcoin competitor Chia

A bitcoin transaction wastes as much electricity as it takes to power an American home for a week, and legendary coder Bram Cohen wants to fix that. And considering he invented the ubiquitous peer-to-peer file transfer protocol BitTorrent, you should take him seriously.<p>Cohen has just started a new …

The Way Online Shopping Disrupted Retail, Blockchain Is About To Do To Freight And Logistics

Back in the 1990s, a young entrepreneur by the name of Jeff Bezos had an idea.<p>He wanted to bring the experience of walking into a bookstore and choosing a book, digital. Bookstores, he thought, were inefficient, and was a simple enough shopping experience to replicate for a customer sitting in …

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10 Best Beach Hotels in Florida

1 of 11<p>Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa, Manalapan<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 11<p>Henderson Park Inn, Destin<p>3 of 11<p>The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne, Miami<p>Advertisement<p>4 …

Major Pentatonic Scale Exercises with Alternate Picking Patterns

Alternate picking and pentatonic scales tend to make a happy marriage.<p>Since the major pentatonic scale, in particular, can so easily be broken up …

Anatomy of the Brain: Your Cerebrum

Cerebrum Governs Your Higher Functions<p>The cerebrum, also known as the telencephalon, is the largest and most highly developed part of your brain. It …

You Could Become an AI Master Before You Know It. Here’s How.

Automating machine learning will make the technology more accessible to non–AI experts.<p>At first blush, Scot Barton might not seem like an AI pioneer. …

Machine Learning

Four Main Factors That Explain 3,000 Percent Rally of Ethereum in 2017

The Ethereum spring continues. From a unit price of $8.52 in the beginning of the year, Ethereum reached its all-time high this week, topping at an …

A Counterargument to the Value Proposition of Ripple's XRP Token

<i>Piotr Piasecki is a senior developer at Factom and an MSc in Computer Science who wrote a master thesis on the subject of bitcoin security in 2012.</i><p><i>In</i> …

Philosopher Henry Giroux on the culture of cruelty and Donald Trump: America is “a democracy on life support — it can’t breathe”

<b>(Getty/Jim Watson/Shutterstock)</b><p>Author of a new book on Trump’s rise says we face “something so dark, so real, so evil” with no clear precedent<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>April 23, 2017 5:00pm (UTC)<p>Next week we will mark the 100th day that Donald Trump has been president of the United States. Tens of millions of …

Easter: Why the resurrection is the most important truth in the world

On Easter, Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. That much is clear. What is not clear to many people, however, is what the resurrection means to Christians and why we would make such a big deal of it.<p>The resurrection only makes sense if we first understand what the Christian …

Jesus

Aliens Re-Enact the Human Condition in Silly, Surreal GIFs

Clara Luzian’s enchanting GIFS are like VR without the headgear.<p>Clara Luzian aka Render Fruit makes haunting, spellbinding, and eerily beautiful GIFS that explore themes of human isolation, alienation, personal artistic expression, non-verbal communication, and the collective unconscious—made all …

Three Quick "Brain Hacks" for Creating Killer Guitar Solos

Hey, guys! Over the course of the next few videos, I'm going to tackle some burning issues, all of which are inspired by the questions I get asked …

Science Proves You Can't Hold Your Baby Too Much

A new study shows that cuddling your baby (early and often!) has huge benefits when it comes to brain development, especially for preemies.<p>Good news for all of us with that one friend or family member who likes to scold us for "spoiling" our babies by holding them too often. According to a new …

The Brain

Blockchain-Powered VR World Enters New Testing Phase

A plan to build a virtual reality underpinned by a blockchain is moving ahead with the launch of a new test network.<p>Called Decentraland, the project …

Could This Be the Most Efficient Solar Panel Ever?

Solar panels have been around for a while now, but the materials they’re made from make them incapable of converting more than about a quarter of the …

Humpback Whales Are Forming Mysterious 'Super-Groups', And No One Can Explain It

They've never teamed up like this before.<p>Humpback whales are known for being the loners of the sea - while they tend to migrate, feed, and mate in …

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This startup’s AR headset can hold its own against the HoloLens

Avegant’s new light field tech is promising<p>Avegant, a Silicon Valley startup that sells a pair of headphones equipped with a VR-like portable screen, is breaking into augmented reality. The company today announced that it’s developed a new type of headset technology powered by a so-called light …

IBM somehow crammed data into a single atom

In the never-ending quest to improve computing technology, IBM has just taken a big step smaller: It's found a way to store data on a single atom.<p>A hard drive today takes about 100,000 atoms to store a single bit of data -- a 1 or 0. The IBM Research results announced Wednesday show how much more …

What Is 5G, and When Do I Get It?

Look at the top corner of your phone screen. Right now, it probably reads 4G LTE, and you're probably fine with that. But soon—and we're talking …

A Drone Butterfly Army Takes Flight

Festo's eMotionButterflies use infrared cameras to fly like real bugs.<p>A swarm of remote-controlled butterflies could very well be the drone army of the future, if German industrial control and automation company, Festo, has anything to say about it. Revealed yesterday, eMotionButterflies are …

This New Metamaterial Is The First to Reach The Theoretical Limits of Stiffness

The most efficient foam in the known Universe.<p>Scientists have demonstrated that the design of their new 3D metamaterial is the first structure of its …

Bears in Italy emerge from hibernation earlier than usual as mountains hit by warm temperatures

Bears in Italy are emerging from hibernation early as a result of unseasonably mild winter temperatures, in an alarming sign of the effects of global warming on Europe’s wildlife.<p>Italy’s population of brown bears is small and closely monitored, which is why environmentalists know that a big adult …