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Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Guitar

Reboot Claims to Increase Muscle Mass, Decrease Body Fat and Reignite Your Sex Drive

Be Spunki, the brand behind the Reboot pill for men claims that its new product has…well, a lot of impressive benefits. You read the headline, right? …

Continuous Development Will Change Organizations as Much as Agile Did

In 2001, a new approach to technology development was created by a daring group of developers. Called Agile, the process put customers at the center of product development, encouraged rapid prototyping, and dramatically increased corporate speed and agility.<p>While Agile began as a product …

Artificial intelligence will be worth $1.2 trillion to the enterprise in 2018

Gartner says that AI-based customer experience technologies are boosting market value.<p>The artificial intelligence (AI) industry will be worth $1.2 …

How to Become a Digital Nomad

Dear friend,If you’ve ever dreamed of living on the road and making a living from your passion, this essay and guide is for you.First of all, I want …

Watch: This new device will let you walk on a treadmill while exploring a virtual reality world

It’s so immersive you might never want to stop walking.<p>What if you climbed on to a treadmill and entered a virtual reality environment to walk in? …

Proponents of 1,000 km/h hyperloop duorail pushing for Calgary-Edmonton link

Calgary would be a development hub for an eventual hyper-fast transportation link between the city and Edmonton if a Toronto-based firm has its …

High-speed Rail

These strange $400 headphones with a hybrid design have ruined normal headphones for me

There's a huge variety of headphones out there, so any company coming into this saturated market should really have something "different" if they want to stand out.<p>Indeed, nascent audio company Nura did something different with its Nuraphone headphones. It came out with a pair that are both …

The Era of Fake Video Begins

The digital manipulation of video may make the current era of “fake news” seem quaint.<p>In a dank corner of the internet, it is possible to find actresses from <i>Game of Thrones</i> or <i>Harry Potter</i> engaged in all manner of sex acts. Or at least to the world the carnal figures look like those actresses, and …

Testing out Toptracer at the driving range: We took a swing at Topgolf’s latest ball-tracking technology

As a Seattle-area golfer, I have to admit to suffering a bit of FOMO when it comes to the increasingly popular high-tech Topgolf driving ranges …

Why Apple Should Feel Threatened By Fossil Smartwatch.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) With around 57 percent growth in smartwatch sales, Apple now dominates the smartwatch industry. From its 11.3 million shipments in …

Hackers broke into a casino’s high-roller database through a fish tank

In an anecdote that illustrates how our increasing reliance on the Internet of Things (IoT) has compromised the security of confidential information, …

Google Home Mini

Watch: The TED Talk that people at TED were talking about

“I can’t call these things social networks anymore — I call them behavior modification empires.”<p>This year’s TED conference — this past week in Vancouver — kicked off with a series of talks lamenting the state of society, from sexual harassment to school shootings.<p>The talk from the bunch that seemed …

How to use Apple’s Business Chat on your iPhone or iPad in iOS 11.3

While the most discussed features of iOS 11.3 have been the performance management and battery health tools, Apple also released a bevy of new …

Apple

7 Entrepreneurs Who Built Businesses Off Their Love of Travel

These founders turned wanderlust into wherewithal and became their own bosses.<p><i>Quit your job to travel the world</i> -- it’s a reality for some and a pipe dream for others. And still others flip the cliché on its head to turn travel -- or the business of travel -- <i>into</i> their jobs.<p>Click through to meet …

How to lead with influence instead of authority

Clearly, leadership potential exists within each of us. That potential can be triggered by outside events, or it can be learned by exploring …

A Dutch 'boy genius' said he could get the ocean to clean itself. Turns out, he's right.

<b>In 2012 — when he was just 18 — Dutch inventor and entrepreneur Boyan Slat gave his first TEDx Talk about cleaning up the ocean .</b><p>In his talk, he laid …

How This Founder Turned Her Newsletter, Girls' Night In, Into a Full-Time Job

Step one: Identify an underserved audience. Step two: Serve it really well.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Alisha Ramos, 28, knows that the cool kids stay in on Friday night. She is the founder of Girls' Night In, a newsletter-based lifestyle brand and community that …

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

How I Make a Full-Time Income in My Spare Time -- And How You Can, Too

Affiliate marketing is simple, but it's not easy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a young man, I learned how to make money online, initially to pay off my mother’s debt. I’ve used these same skills to create a lifestyle that many dream about, flying 96 times just this …

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

Otter app transcribes conversations like it's no big deal

Anyone who's ever transcribed an audio interview into text knows what a painfully slow process that is. But with the new Otter app, created by a …

Otters

Tours and Activities Companies Raise Over $15 Million This Week

<i>Each week we round up travel startups that have recently received or announced funding. Please email Travel Tech Editor Sean O'Neill at so@skift.com</i> …

Need to Negotiate? Here's the Best Way to Advocate for Yourself for Maximum Impact.

Cathryn Lavery started two businesses, one of which was funded successfully on Kickstarter.<p><i>In this series,</i> <i>Open Every Door</i><i>,</i> Entrepreneur <i>staff writer Nina Zipkin shares her conversations with leaders about understanding what you have to offer, navigating the obstacles that will block your path,</i> …

How To Create A Pitch Deck

The pitch deck is a presentation that entrepreneurs put together when seeking a round of financing from investors. On average pitch decks have no more than 19 slides.<p>Ultimately founders need two different sets of pitch decks. One version will be with a lot of text and information which will be …

Venture Capital

New Mexico’s Sad Bet on Space Exploration

Spaceport America was supposed to bring a thriving space industry to the southern New Mexico desert—but for now it’s a futurist tourist attraction, not an operational harbor to the cosmos.<p>Soon after departing the small resort town of Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, the video monitors on the bus …

Seven Useful macOS Tricks You Might Not Know

There are a lot of hidden features in both macOS and iOS that often go under the radar, either because they've not received much attention from Apple, or they've been forgotten after a period of time.<p>In the latest video over on our YouTube channel, we've rounded up some useful macOS tips and tricks …

MacOS High Sierra

12 nightmarish facts that will make you never want to set foot on a cruise ship

Theoretically, cruise ships sound like a luxurious way to knock a few locations off your bucket list — at their best, they're paradisaical wonderlands, filled with interesting people from all walks of life, mountainous buffets, and a plethora of activities.<p>But a record number of cruise ships failed …

Interaction18, InVision Studio, licensing designers, and more UX this week

If you like the links, don’t forget to 👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏👏<p>Studio is the tool everyone is talking about right now. Created by the folks at …

UX Design