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Mario Tennis Aces gets free demo on Nintendo Switch next week

Multiplayer tournament scheduled for June 1-3<p><i>Mario Tennis Aces</i>, due to launch June 22 on Nintendo Switch, is getting a free demo beginning next week, and a three-day multiplayer tournament at the beginning of June. Switch owners may try out the game from June 1-3 in a pre-launch tournament, …

Nintendo Switch

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

Silver Gelatin Photography: The Medium That Changed the World

<i>Article by Ellis Vener. Lead image by Mary Bailey Thomas. This is a syndicated blog post from La Noir Image.</i><p>The invention of silver gelatin based …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

The Gloves That Actually Fit Like a Glove

Hestra's peccary leather gloves are worth the investment.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>For a long time, my entire glove collection consisted of a single cheap acrylic pair I got from a sidewalk …

Men's Fashion

'Mazinger Z: Infinity' Will Be Getting A Limited Theatrical Release In The U.S. This February

Courtesy of those nice people at Viz Media and Fathom Events, the anime movie <i>Mazinger Z: Infinity</i> will be getting a limited theatrical release in the U.S. this February.<p><i>Mazinger Z: Infinity</i> deals with the return of the titular super robot and its pilot Koji Kabuto after a 10-year absence. It also …

Anime

TIME Ranks iPhone X and Apple Watch Series 3 Among Top 10 Best Gadgets of 2017

After previously earning the designation of one of the overall best inventions of 2017, the iPhone X has today been placed at the #2 spot on <i>TIME</i>'s "Top 10 Gadgets of 2017" list. According to the magazine, Apple's new smartphone placed so highly because many of its features -- including Face ID and …

Gear & Gadgets

The Coros LINX is a smart bike helmet that makes sense

While cycling apps are thick on the ground, a full gadget ecosystem is hard to come by. Seattle startup Coros is looking to change that with the LINX, a helmet-app combo (with handlebar controller) that lets you listen to music, take calls, get turn-by turn directions and track progress made along …

Sphero's BB-8 Controlling Force Band Now Lets You Wield an Imaginary Lightsaber Too

Sphero’s Force Band accessory has come a long way since it was first revealed at CES back in January. But now that the design and feature list has …

Guitar Rhythm Workshop: How to Create Beautiful Chord Progressions

0<p>SHARES<p><b>PHOTO: Pexels.com</b><p>What is your first instinct when somebody asks you to play a C chord? Depending on your knowledge of music theory, you might …

The New Rules of Style According to Millennials

Millennials are the largest generation to date—numbering over 80 million strong here in the US alone. That is a lot of young people driving …

John Cena’s Workout Routine Is INSANE!

We all know John Cena for his reign as the world’s most famous professional wrestler and for his leading roles in various movies. But did you know …

Bruce Lee’s Daughter Shares Her Father’s Philosophy of Learning

“Learning is discovering, uncovering what is there in us.”<p><i>“No one can build you the bridge on which you, and only you, must cross the river of life,”</i> Nietzsche wrote in his timeless treatise on education and the journey of becoming who you are. Albert Einstein, in a letter of advice to his young …

Bruce Lee

Having this retro arcade console on your desk will make you the coolest person in the office

8Bitdo is a company that specializes in game controllers, and now it’s trying out a bit of furniture design. This year at Gamescon the company unveiled its 8Bitdo Desktop Arcade Joy Stick, and the company's showing off the pretty arcade system on its Facebook. Check out that retro wooden design. We …

The 10 most famous Japanese video games

As is tradition, the finale of the Olympic Games closing ceremony in Rio saw the torch being passed to governors of the next host city: Tokyo. Perhaps less expected was the ebullient celebration of Japanese culture; a fun-filled homage to Hello Kitty, Doraemon and Captain Tsubasa.<p>But most prominent …

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV DSLR: 30.4-Megapixels, 4K Video, And Wireless Connectivity

The Canon EOS 5D Mark III was an unquestionable success as a pro-grade DSLR. It even won our Camera of the Year award back in 2012. Now, we get to …

Cameras

A Helpful Six-Note Method That Teaches Beginners How Play a Guitar Solo In Only Five Minutes

In 2015, guitarist Steve Stine of GuitarZoom offered a really helpful way to help beginning guitarists grasp the basics of guitar soloing. Calling it …

Harley and Marvel Built a Series of Badass Custom Superhero Choppers

Fanboy motorcyclists, rejoice!<p>Harley has been scoring product placements in Marvel movies for years now, but the iconic comic book publisher and America's biggest motorcycle manufacturer just took their relationship a step further by teaming up to build 25 custom choppers tricked out with superhero …

Everything You Need to Know About Grooming In Your 30s

You can’t be young forever.<p>Growing up ain’t easy. It can be hard as hell to come to terms with the fact that the once-perfect specimen of a body that took you through your 20's may be starting to show signs of wear. When you find yourself planted firmly in your 30s, you’re sooner or later going to …

Artist Creates Amazing Mash-Up Series Of ‘Star Wars’ And Classic Rock Albums

<b>Rock music</b> and <i>Star Wars</i> fans will love the mash-up work by Photoshop artist Steven Lear, better known as whythelongplayface, where he takes the …

Mashups

Meet the Bose QC35: The Best Noise-Canceling Wireless Headphones You Can Buy

The latest iteration of the audio tech giant's ultra popular QuietComfort series of headphones is superbly engineered and exceptionally comfortable.<p>5<p>1<p>The recently launched Bose QC35 headphones are the long-awaited wireless member of the audio giant's QuietComfort lineup of noise-canceling …

Domino masterpiece is a 5-minute tribute to 'Super Mario World'

It's not celebrating an anniversary or pegged for a remake. <i>Super Mario World</i> is the subject of an elaborate series of falling domino art pieces …

These Are the 14 Coolest Sneakers of the Week

A slew of new releases, just in time for the Olympics.<p>The Olympics start this week. And like the styles of many of our favorite athletes, the sneaker releases are appropriately bold. There are updates to historical sneakers, as well as a little bit of revisionist history from one of the most iconic …

Shoes

How to play Enter Sandman by Metallica - Guitar Lesson Tutorial (ST-372)

You Can Finally Own the Ultimate Version of This Iconic Big Trouble In Little China Poster

When someone thinks of John Carpenter’s <i>Big Trouble in Little China</i>, they think of the image above. It’s from the theatrical one sheet that was …

This Artist Reimagined Iconic Nintendo Characters As Beautiful Mayan Paintings

Somebody just 1UP'd their art game.

Retrogaming

Osamu Tezuka was the “Walt Disney of Japan.” His beautiful manga biography shows why.

This massive biography in comic form has finally been translated into English — and it's more than worth the wait.<p>The combined aesthetic of anime and manga may be Japan’s greatest and most influential cultural export, but it wouldn’t exist without one man — a man who looms over Japanese pop culture …

Bruce Lee’s Never-Before-Seen Writings on Willpower, Emotion, Reason, Memory, Imagination, and Confidence

“You will never get any more out of life than you expect.”<p>Although <b>Bruce Lee</b> (November 27, 1940–July 20, 1973) is best known for his legendary legacy in martial arts and film, he was also one of the most underappreciated philosophers of the twentieth century, instrumental in introducing Eastern …

Air Jordan 5: The Definitive Guide to Colorways

Air Jordan V<p><b>Style Code:</b> 4383 <b><br>Colorway:</b> White/Black-Fire Red <b><br>Release Date:</b> 1990<p>Air Jordan V 'Metallic'<p><b>Style Code:</b> 4384 <b><br>Colorway:</b> Black/Black-Metallic …

13 Courses (65+ Hours) Filled w/ Top-Quality Photography & Image Editing Training by the Pros

<b>Adobe Certified Expert in Photoshop CC Exam Guide</b><p>Build a Highly Marketable Skill Set & Nab a Coveted Certification in Photoshop<p>Want to propel your creative career forward? Take the Adobe Certified Expert in Photoshop CC Exam, and you'll not only solidify your Photoshop skills, but also nab a …

Ab Exercises For Men That Work

Great abs are the dream of every man, as they are the ultimate symbol of strength, fitness and manliness. Many people spend hours at working out, in …