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6 Warning Signs That Elizabeth Holmes Is Trouble, Says Psychiatrist Whose Known Her Since Childhood

How did Elizabeth Holmes hoodwink so many people? A psychiatrist who has known her since childhood shared his insights.<p>Richard Fuisz, M.D. is a Georgetown-educated psychiatrist, inventor, and former CIA agent who has known Elizabeth Holmes since childhood. I spoke with Fuisz after I wrote my first …

Genetic Engineering

What do Stone Temple Pilots, Phish, Led Zeppelin and the Beatles Have in Common? This Progression

316<p>SHARES<p>Resuming our recent survey of popular, appealing chord progressions (see <i>GW</i> February and April 2018), I’d now like to cite some great, …

11 Essential Altered Tunings Every Guitarist Should Know

If you’re searching for fresh sounds and new ideas, one of the best things you can do is to play in an altered tuning—as so many adventurous, …

There are 6 major choices for streaming live TV over the internet — here's how they compare

An increasing number of tech companies are trying to attract the millions of "cord-cutters" who have ditched traditional cable TV for internet-based replacements.<p>Relative newcomers like Hulu and Google's YouTube are breaking in, while old-school heavies like Sony, Dish Network, and AT&T have been …

Smart TV

10 Things You Need to Know About Your Fretboard | LESSON

684<p>SHARES<p>Ever feel a little out of touch or just plain lost on certain parts of the guitar fingerboard? You’re certainly not alone. Consider this: A …

10 Easy Licks Every Guitarist Should Know

4.7K<p>SHARES<p>Having some trouble getting your soloing off the ground? This video may be able to help you out.<p>In this lesson from Darrel Braun—the man …

Guitar

Three Pentatonic Exercises Every Guitarist Should Know

4K<p>SHARES<p>Pentatonics are the basis for most of every guitarist’s lead work, whether you play rock, blues or metal.<p>In this new lesson, Darrell Braun …

Learn the Guitar Habits of Buckethead

You have to tip your hat (or bucket) to people who are known by one name. It's even better when they actually have the skills to validate that fame, …

Learn 100 Classic Guitar Riffs Using One Finger

Anyone who claims they've never dreamed of being a rock star is either a philistine or a liar. They are the closest thing to living gods we have: …

Guitar basics: learn to play powerchords

<b>For big, clear chords that pack a punch, strike a rock pose with this lesson...</b><p><b>“What’s the deal with powerchords – how are they different from other</b> …

Melodic Minor Modes Made Easy

408<p>SHARES<p>When learning how to play jazz, and other improvisational genres of music, learning how to play the seven modes of melodic minor is an …

A Simple, Efficient Blues Picking Drill

356<p>SHARES<p>Texas Blues Alley—the author of favorites such as "How to Play Stevie Ray Vaughan's Multi-String 'Texas Flood' Bends," "How to Use Open …

How to Brighten Portraits in Only 2 Minutes in Photoshop

Today Phlearn teach you a quick, effective way to brighten your portraits. Never again worry about the desaturated, unnatural skin tone that can come …

Hear Keith Richards' Isolated Guitar from "Gimme Shelter"

9.8K<p>SHARES<p>Keith Richards is known for his blues-based, Chuck Berry-inspired playing style—which is why his playing on the Rolling Stones' "Gimme …

Here are 5 ways to change the color of anything in Photoshop

There are several ways to change colors of objects in Photoshop, and plenty of different objects you may want to change: clothes, hair color, light …

Tutorials

Want to Write a Masterpiece? Here Are Some Chord Progressions to Get You Started

There are basically three schools of thought on songwriting. First you have those who believe that “either you have it or you don’t.”In other words, …

Acoustic Guitar

From the July 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY ADAM PERLMUTTER | VIDEO BY STEVE JAMES One of Mississippi John Hurt’s signature songs, “Coffee …

Guitar

A 23 Year Old Eric Clapton Demonstrates His Unique Guitar Playing Style In a 1968 Interview

In 1968, just before the iconic “Cream Farewell Concert” at Royal Albert Hall, a 23 year old Eric Clapton explained the different functions of his …

Lightroom for iOS turns your iPhone into a DSLR with raw HDR capture mode

Adobe optimized its powerful Lightroom photo-editing app for iOS 10 and the iPhone 7 last fall, but an update rolling out this week is taking …

Perfect Portraits: 4 Budget Portrait Lenses For the Fujifilm X System under $1,000

Portrait photography is no doubt one of the niches in photography that attract many aspirants to the industry, both as hobbyists and …

FUJIFILM

Level Up Your Plank Workout: 11 Planks to Build Core Strength

When you were a kid, you probably did sit-ups at school for an ab workout. But is the sit-up the best ab exercise? That’s actually a simple question. …

A Simple Guide to the ‘Desaturated Urban Look’ in Lightroom

The ‘desaturated urban look’ is incredibly popular these days, especially among rooftoppers and other city photographers who want to give their …

Tutorials

How to quickly remove unwanted moving objects from your photos

There are places where it’s difficult to take a photo without people or cars in the frame. Sometimes, you can tell people to move so you can take a …

The Internet Is Flipping Out Over This Present Wrapping Video

Mesmerizing video shows how to wrap a gift in a few easy steps<p>A viral video showing an “easier” way to wrap gifts is making the rounds on social …

Robert Scoble

I am now 100% sure the next iPhone is clear.<p>Can't tell you why I know that but now have sources that if I told you who they were you would know why I …

Suggested Camera Settings for Astrophotography

If you’ve never tackled astrophotography, one of your first questions might be, “What camera settings do I use?”The answer to that question is tricky …

EB16: Hexlox completes the set with discreet locks for bolt on and QR wheels, saddles, and seat posts

Since we last checked in with HexLox, things have been going great for the creators of the smallest and lightest bicycle locks. They crushed their …

Billionaire investor Howard Marks just went after Donald Trump's economic policies

In his latest memo, dubbed "Political Reality," Marks dedicated a section to Trump's statements on America's finances.<p>"It's fair to say that [Hillary Clinton] hasn't been anywhere near as guilty as Trump of defying economic reality on the campaign trail, and that's my subject here," he wrote.<p>Marks …

The 5 Most Ridiculous Lies That The Whole World Believed

We all know that the media is awash in lies and half-truths. Last year alone saw Brian Williams and Bill O'Reilly fib about their war reporting …

Photo Manipulation

Night Photography: 12 Essential Techniques, with Fuji X cameras

Share<p>Tweet<p>Shares 0<p>I often discuss with my friends about the tips and tricks in all kind of photography fields. It is good to share your knowledge …

Landscape Photography