Elena Owens

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Jack White: 'I'm like Larry David, Alan Partridge and Chris Rock in one person'

The offices of Jack White's record label, Third Man Records, landed like a spaceship on an unloved lot in downtown Nashville in 2009. The area is not a salubrious one: his neighbours are a methadone clinic, a halfway house and the Rescue Mission, the city's main homeless shelter. On a cloudless, …

A Beer Beginner's Guide to Hops of the World

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>At first glance, the hop plant is pretty lame. It's susceptible to pests and disease, it only pops out its valuable flowers once a year, and it doesn't have many uses. But one of those uses is really, really important. …

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Pharrell Defends ‘Blurred Lines,’ Grills Host on ‘Naughty Thoughts’

Pharrell addressed the controversy surrounding the lyrics and video of his and Robin Thicke’s 2013 super-smash “Blurred Lines” during an interview on …

10 Ways To Free Up Disk Space on Your Mac Hard Drive

Even in 2018, MacBooks still have tiny hard drives that fill up quickly. Luckily there are quick and easy ways to free up space on your hard drive. …

MixTape Pro: A Simple Application For Making Beats And Remixes [Deals]

We all love our music and <b>MixTape</b> is all about that elusive perfect mix.<p>MixTape Pro will help you create, experiment, and publish the results onto the web or directly into iTunes. You can share your pro creations with friends or jam out by yourself. And right now you can save a bunch of money on …

Never Forget Cinco De Mayo Again – Add Holidays To Your Mac’s Calendar [OS X Tips]

Quick – when is Earth Day this year? How about Saint Patrick’s Day? Not sure?<p>Then why not enable US Holidays in your Calendar app, right on your very own Mac? It’s quick, simple, and will make sure you never forget to wear green on March 17, or recycle on April 22.<p>If you’re wanting to track major …

This Free Mac App Is Like Netflix For Streaming Torrents

Popcorn Time is an open source app for Mac, Windows, and Linux that acts essentially like Netflix for streaming video torrents. The project is “the result of many developers and designers putting a bunch of APIs together to make the experience of watching torrent movies as simple as possible.”<p>Yes, …

GarageBand for Mac brings back MP3 exporting, adds new Drummers & more

Apple released an updated version of GarageBand for Mac today bringing back MP3 exporting and adding 3 new Drummers to the instrument recording software. MP3 exporting, which you would think is a standard feature for the software, was removed from the app in version 10. The update also features …

Memory Diag Shows You Which Apps Are Eating Up Your RAM

OS X: There are a lot of methods for keeping an eye on your memory, but Memory Diag aggregates all the information you want to know that lives in …

Battery Diag Is a Pretty, Informative Battery Monitor for Your MacBook

OS X: Battery Diag is a battery monitor for your MacBook that looks great and provides useful information about the battery in your Apple laptop. It …

Send Files & Text Between Mac & iOS Devices With Copybin

The process is almost the same for the Mac, just click on the Copybin icon and drag anything you want to transfer into the box and it will be …

Widgets finally land on iOS 8 in this Control Center concept

The icon-tiled interface of iOS could use more than just a flat facelift from Jony Ive to feel more modern and even though jailbreakers have enjoyed widgets for years, maybe it’s time Apple added them in Control Center.<p>This iOS 8 concept from Ryan Gilsdorf envisions widgets coming to iOS 8 through …

Algoriddim’s latest djay for iOS app unlocks over 20 million songs with Spotify

We’ve covered Algoriddim’s djay for iOS, the popular all-in-one DJ system software, in the past including the debut of djay 2, and today djay is out with a major new feature that unlocks over 20 million songs: Spotify integration. Previously, the DJ app relied solely on songs downloaded and stored …

iPhone ringtones and Siri mix it up into dance track

There are a bunch of ringtone remixes around, but Siri gets in on the action too in YouTube musician MetroGnome’s dance track. The ringtone mix includes Marimba, Opening and Xylophone.<p>You can download the track from MetroGnome’s YouTube page.