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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, …

Tommy Emmanuel Premieres New "Deep River Blues" Music Video

1K<p>SHARES<p>Tommy Emmanuel has premiered the music video for his new single, "Deep River Blues."<p>The song—a unique spin on the country blues classic by …

Macro Vision

Ponds should be on your radar for macro photography if you want to work with live subjects. Water attracts wildlife, and frogs are easy to find. If …

Sony unveils its 'true 4K' projector that costs just $5,000

Buying a "4K" projector can be tricky since many companies have displays have lower resolutions and use technology like pixel shifting (JVC and Epson) or special processing (Optoma) to make up for the missing dots. Sony's SXRD technology brings every one of the promised 4K (4,096 x 2,160) pixels …

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iOS 11 is finally here: Best features, how to download and more

iOS 11 is now available.<p>Nowadays, Apple releases a beta version of iOS months ahead of its official release. So, we've already been playing with iOS and compiling how-tos so you can get started, too.<p><b>Editors' note</b>: This post was originally published on June 26, 2017, and continues to be updated with …

The government's report on the Great Barrier Reef is a 'dog ate my homework' moment | Larissa Waters

The federal and Queensland governments are risking the reef being put on Unesco’s in-danger list with their coal obsession and shoddy progress report<p>If you’ve ever visited the Great Barrier Reef, or are one of the 70,000 people whose job relies upon it, you know why it’s considered one of the seven …

10 essential facts on AC/DC and its 'Rock or Bust' tour

As the legendary old rockers continue their tour through Europe, accompanied by Guns'N'Roses singer Axl Rose, here are 10 things you need to know …

AC/DC

John Oliver dives into the iPhone FBI encryption debate

If you were hoping that John Oliver would do a deep dive on the iPhone encryption debate: good news. Today’s the day.<p>The main topic of this week’s episode of <i>Last Week Tonight</i> was encryption, particularly as it relates to the FBI’s demands to be let into an encrypted iPhone used by the San …

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