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When playing guitar hurts your fingers too much - The Gadgeteer

Wow, now I think I’ve seen everything… Apparently, fingertip protectors for playing guitar, ukulele and other stringed instruments is a thing. The …

Guitar

Building Muscle Over 40

No matter what your motivation for wanting to engage in muscle building, you will reap considerable benefits from it. Doing it the right way is very …

Muscle

Bluesfest 2017 line-up announced: Patti Smith, Zac Brown Band and Buddy Guy headline

Patti Smith will perform her critically acclaimed debut 1975 album <i>Horses</i> in its entirety in a performance that has been described as a major boon by …

Finally, The Best Song Off ‘Anti’ Will Be Rihanna’s Next Single

While the rest of us try to catch up to Rihanna’s tremendous vision, <i>Anti</i> remains a slow-burning classic in the making. If you haven’t spent any time with this album yet — and I mean <i>really</i> spent some time with it — then you’re depriving yourself of one of the only good things in 2016’s otherwise …

The EpiPen, a Case Study in Health Care System Dysfunction

Three times in the last two weeks, people — a patient, a colleague and my wife — told me stories about how out of control the price of EpiPens were. Monday, my New York Times colleagues recounted in detail how expensive the devices have become in recent years. All tell the tale of how much even …

Pharma

Morir en Venezuela: malaria y ataúdes de cartón

Ambientada en la atroz dictadura del general Juan Vicente Gómez, la segunda novela del ilustre escritor venezolano Miguel Otero Silva, <i>Casas muertas</i>, …

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How to make perfectly caramelized onions

Cooking is not as as intimidating as most people think! All it takes is a bit of practice, a love of food and following a few simple rules here and there. Of course, having a talented chef like Coryanne from Kitchen Living with Coryanne help you out doesn't hurt! Learn how to make caramelized …

Onions

What Drinking Coffee Actually Does To Your Body

<i>For SELF, by Amy Marturana</i><p>Its effects may appear to be magical, but there’s a lot happening under the surface when you’re enjoying your morning mug.<p>Whether you just like the taste of coffee, drink it out of habit, or truly rely on it for energy, it’s no secret the drink has magical powers. But have …

Suede Announce Deluxe Coming Up Reissue

Suede are releasing a deluxe reissue of their 1996 album <i>Coming Up</i> for its 20th anniversary. The five-disc box set is out September 30 via Edsel Records/Demon Music Group. The deluxe edition includes the original album, the B-sides, a CD of previously unreleased demos and mixes, footage of a 1996 …

How Eminem's "Sing for the Moment" Ruined White Rap Forever

By turning rap’s struggle into angst, Em’s 2002 single influenced all Shady clones afterwards to be ultra-serious.<p><i>Eminem in the "Sing for the Moment" video / Screenshot via YouTube</i><p>Being a music fan in 2002 was strange: Rock had splintered into the dying groans of post-grunge and the beginnings of …

Conscious Rap is Back: 11 Songs to Know

With police tensions mounting and the election looming, hip-hop is no longer holding its tongue<p>A<b>fter powerful albums</b> from Kendrick Lamar, Run The …

Watch Metallica Talk Awkward First Encounter in 'Early Years' Trailer

Spotify documentary charts heavy metal band's formative years from 1981 through 1984's 'Ride the Lightning'<p>The formative years of Metallica will be …

Music

This Kid Inhaled a Squeaky Doggy Toy and Now Squeaks the Music of a Generation

Squeeeeeak.<p>The internet is usually a place of perpetual rage and frustration. It is a tupperware container with a missing lid, and that tupperware contains leftover memes covered in anger sauce. But every now and then we are graced by wonderous moments that lay bare the human condition. Behold this …

Woman dies at BoomTown Fair music festival in Hampshire

Eighteen-year-old from Buckinghamshire is fourth person to die during seven-year history of Winchester event<p>A teenager has died in her tent at the BoomTown Fair music festival despite efforts by paramedics to save her life.<p>The 18-year-old, from Buckinghamshire, was found unconscious at the festival …

Music Festivals

Read Robert Plant's Testimony at Led Zeppelin 'Stairway to Heaven' Trial

"I didn't remember it then, and I don't remember it now," Led Zeppelin singer says in court of Spirit's "Taurus"<p>The surviving members of Led Zeppelin …

Guitar

Michael Jackson’s daughter responds to Kanye West beating singer’s US chart record

Paris Jackson says her father was a fan of the rapper<p>Paris Jackson, daughter of the late Michael Jackson, has responded to the news of Kanye West …

Watch the Lonely Island’s Deleted Scene for Popstar Track “Fuck Off”

The Lonely Island’s movie <i>Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping</i> hit theaters back in June. Today, the trio have shared a delete scene from the film, where Andy Samberg’s character conner4real performs “Fuck Off”–a bonus cut from the <i>Popstar</i> soundtrack. In the clip, conner sings about telling parents and …

BBC Radio 6 Music - Radcliffe and Maconie, Lloyd Cole

Mark presents solo and today is joined by Lloyd Cole. All the best tunes from the 6Music buffet. Plus you could possibly gain victory during Teatime Themetime or try your chances on The Chain, where you yes YOU AT THE BACK might even get your voice on the actual 6 Music DABwaves!

New Mix: Bon Iver, The White Stripes, Lambchop, More

This week on <i>All Songs Considered</i>, we return from break with new music by some of our all-time favorite artists, including a wildly different sound from Bon Iver, a previously unreleased White Stripes song and a remarkable new direction for the Nashville art-folk group Lambchop.<p>Also on the show: The …

Bon Iver

Here are 11 songs that you (probably) didn't know were about famous people

Music is a powerful medium and to be completely honest, not sure where we'd be without it.<p>One of our favorite parts of listening to music is figuring out who or what the song is about. We decided to sift through some of the most famous songs throughout history and find out who their written about. …

Music

Turns out sleeping can help you shed those extra pounds

If you are eating healthy and exercising meticulously, yet still struggling to lose weight, lack of sleep may be your missing link. That's because when you don't get enough sleep, your body produces more ghrelin, the "hunger hormone." Ghrelin encourages you to crave sweets. In contrast, getting …

OnePlus 3 update fixes auto-restart bug, but brings LTE problems and breaks Android Pay

The OnePlus 3 is currently receiving a hotfix patch for a pesky auto-restart bug and issues with call quality. Unfortunately though, the update to OxygenOS 3.2.4 seems to deliver more bugs than it squashes. Don’t expect any new features or even the August security patch.<p>Besides call quality and …

Android Pay

Gear S3 gets teased in Samsung IFA 2016 invite

While maybe not quite as key as it was in past years, IFA is still an exciting time of the year for tech enthusiasts. At the show we get bombarded with all sorts of new devices and developments. Manufacturers also like to get in on the fun and build up anticipation for their part of the …

Electronics Industry

Xperia X Performance owners can now try Android Nougat beta in some countries

Earlier this year, Sony began offering an early Developer Preview version of Android Nougat to owners of older Xperia Z handsets. Now, the company (via XperiaBlog) is apparently offering an early beta of Android 7.0 Nougat to owners of the Xperia X Performance as well. Unfortunately, it’s only …

Android Nougat

Apple Watch supplies run low ahead of September event

You'll find a lot of Watch variants marked as "Sold Out" if you browse Apple's online store, <i>9to5mac</i> has discovered. And, yes, the list includes ones with brightly colored bands Cupertino launched just a few months ago. While there could be a different explanation, it sure seems to support rumors …