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How to Migrate to a Solid-State Drive Without Reinstalling Windows

Installing a solid-state drive is one of the best upgrades you can make for your desktop computer. And the easiest way to get one into your system is …

Operating Systems

How To Create Video Tutorials And Demos In Minutes

Whether you're training a team member, troubleshooting an issue with a customer, or pitching an investor, a video can be the perfect medium to get …

Video Tutorials

What to Know About Money in Your 50s and 60s

So, you’ve got a decently-sized nest egg building, your debts are paid off and your estate is more or less in order. You’re approaching the home …

Retirement

Learn a Foreign Language Through Immersion Using TV Shows and Books With This App

When you’re trying to learn a foreign language, there’s no better way than being immersed in it. Language immersion, after all, is how most of us …

TV shows

Your foolproof guide to creating a gallery wall

A quick glance at Pinterest and Instagram is all you need to see that gallery walls are still incredibly popular. A mix of framed photos, prints, paintings and 3D items, gallery walls are a great way to fill space and express your style.<p>To create one that looks great can be intimidating though. How …

Five Quick Lightroom Tips to Get the Job Done Well

As professional photographers, we spend a great deal of time in post-production making our images look their best. Sometimes, we spend too much time …

Tutorials

How to Start Listening to Classical Music

If you’ve ever tried to get into classical music, but gotten too bored or distracted, it’s not your fault. Classical music works differently than …

How To Make the Ultimate Marinade for Tender Grilled Steak — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

A marinade is like an insurance policy for your grilled steak — not only will a simple marinade add flavor, but it will also help protect the beef …

43 Low-Fat Recipes to Help You Lose Weight the Old-Fashioned Way

The keto diet may be all the rage right now, but there are inevitably some people out there who are skeptical that eating more fat will help you become more skinny. If you're one of those people who prefers to lose weight the old-fashioned way — with low-fat meals — we have plenty of recipes for …

13 embarrassing self-help books that actually worked for us

As a diehard literary snob who once had to shut a book club down because it got too popular, this doesn’t come easily to me: I like the occasional …

5 of the best keyboard shortcuts you probably aren’t using

Each and every time you lift your hand off of your keyboard (or trackpad) to reach for that mouse, you are wasting valuable time. It’s safe to say …

How to actually move on (from anything)

• In order to move forward, you have to move on. And in order to move on, you have to let go. You can only get so far with your leash still on. The …

The Best Music Documentaries You Should Watch Right Now

<b>Last Updated: August 27th</b><p>As much as music is about the songs, it’s also about narrative, and the people who make it. An album is only as good as how badly people want to listen to it, and it takes interesting stories to create that connection with an audience. Since the origins of modern music, …

Music

Trent Reznor says David Bowie helped him see ‘the light at the end of the tunnel’

Nine Inch Nails toured with the star in 1995<p>Trent Reznor has explained how David Bowie helped him to see “the light at the end of the tunnel” in the …

Avoid the burnout: 8 hobbies to reignite your creativity

As we move through our 20s and 30s, we dive into our careers and family life often with a focus on checking off key milestones as we go. We focus on …

50 Best Albums of 2018 So Far

Janelle Monae, ‘Dirty Computer’<p>We Say: Released in tandem with a film of the same name (like <i>Purple Rain</i>) and with music that engages with apocalyptic …

18 New Music Books to Read This Summer

Whether you’re lounging in a beach chair, perched under a tree, or taking refuge next to a blasting air conditioner, the summer months offer many opportunities to sit back and read for hours on end. In that spirit, here are some of our favorite recent or soon-to-be-released music books, ranging …

Books

How to Build Flow and Momentum in Your Daily Work

First off, I want to thank Alex Carabi. He doesn’t even know it, but he inspired me to write this post.<p>Choices<p>I’ve been thinking a lot lately about …

Self Control

Review: Pusha-T and Producer Kanye West Thrillingly Sharp on ‘Daytona’

Pusha-T’s third – and best – solo album is a marvel of musical precision. On this 21-minute, EP-length collaboration with producer Kanye West no …

Pablo Picasso’s Idiosyncratic Genius

A life in art.<p>Pablo Ruiz Picasso began being an artist at the age of prodigy—at about seven—and at seventy-five he remains the complete phenomenon he has been throughout the intervening years. The excesses of his artistic endowment, of his will, of his life appetites, and of his character appear to …

Pablo Picasso

The reading brain (why your brain needs you to read every day)

Reading puts your brain to work.<p>Reading is to the mind what exercise is to your body.<p>It gives us freedom to roam the expanse of space, time, history, …

Humanity

If you’re too busy for these 5 things, your life is more off-course than you think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the …

Self-improvement

Watch the first trailer for Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody

Starring Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury.<p>This November will see the release of Queen biopic <i>Bohemian Rhapsody</i>. Rami Malek, best known for his role in <i>Mr.</i> …

Bohemian Rhapsody

‘Sci-fi Spandau Ballet”: The best fan reactions to Arctic Monkeys’ new album ‘Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino’

There's people complaining, and people complaining about people complaining...<p>Arctic Monkeys‘ new album is finally out, and it’s safe to say that it …

Arctic Monkeys

Use These Strategies to Maximize Productivity -- Without Inventing an Extra Weekday

I'm not telling you to slow down. Even if I did, you probably wouldn't listen.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let's be honest -- there aren't enough hours in the week for most entrepreneurs. Days run together and soon you are begging for an eighth day of the week to …

The Prodigal Son Returns: Ry Cooder Delivers A Late-Career Classic

Nearly 50 years after his debut album, Ry Cooder has produced <b>another classic</b> with <i>The Prodigal Son</i>, mixed and mastered by Martin Pradler, who worked …

Music

Want to become a multi-millionaire? Do these 15 things immediately

“The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a …

‘SNL’ Lets Childish Gambino Make A Searing Political Statement With His Performance Of ‘This Is America’

Childish Gambino’s ‘This Is America’ may only be an hour old, releasing directly to Youtube during his <i>SNL</i> hosting performance, but that didn’t stop him from bringing at least part of the video’s shocking aesthetic to the stage. While the guns and violence were cut, the uniformed children from the …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Christina Aguilera's Got a Whole New Look

The Christina Aguilera comeback is nigh.<p>Okay, maybe it’s a bit hyperbolic to use the phrase “comeback”—possibly the most-hated noun in pop culture …

Music

“Cult” Classic

Vernon Reid knew it was time to consult his little red notebook. That day in 1987, the guitarist and his bandmates were rehearsing in their loft …

Comic Books