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Watch: Here Are All The Ways Your City Is Surveilling You

Networks of New York author Ingrid Burrington points out all the devices around us that are watching our every move.<p>If you live in a major metropolitan area, the odds are good you’re being watched and listened to at all times. And even if you don’t, that surveillance technology is still there—in …

The No-Nonsense Guide to Music Theory, Scales and More!

Today’s lesson comes from my new e-book ‘No-Nonsense Guide to Music Theory, Scales and More!‘. The importance of learning different chords as a bass …

Meet the human guinea pig who hacked his own DNA

Self-experimentation has a long history. Scientists have consumed, breathed in, and injected themselves with all manner of substances in the pursuit …

This Clever Little Gadget Keeps Guacamole From Turning Brown

The horror of watching your delicious guacamole turn brown before your eyes is one we know all too well. But what if we told you there was a new …

Researchers discover aluminum foil actually does improve your wireless speed

Researchers at Dartmouth University have found that a 3D printed shape covered in aluminum foil can improve wireless range and increase Wi-Fi security. The project, which appeared on Eurekalert, involves placing a reflector on and around a Wi-Fi router’s antennae to shape the beam, increasing range …

Prefabricated garden retreat snaps together in less than a week

If your dream garden look like something from a fantasy world, you’ll love this Dragonfly Pavilion built for a backyard in Hoboken, New Jersey. Built …

‘The Settlers’ Exclusive Trailer: Shimon Dotan’s Timely Documentary Goes to Heart of Israeli Controversy — Watch

The festival favorite attempts to unpack a complex matter.<p>After screening at both last year’s Sundance Film Festival and New York Film Festival, …

Israel

Teen athlete dies from flu. It can happen to anyone

Kayla Linton was a healthy, all-around athlete, but being fit did not protect her from the flu.<p>Linton, who died last week in Baltimore, is among the dozens of often perfectly healthy children who die from influenza every year in the U.S.<p>It’s shaping up to be an average flu season so far in the U.S. …

Tips of the Week: Cheating a Wrench, Fire-Cleaning Tools, and More

Starting today, every Friday, we will be publishing a piece here on <i>Make:</i> rounding up some of the best shop tips we’ve encountered in our online travels over the course of the week. Here are a few gems that caught our eye this week.<p>If you encounter any great tips in your weekly travels, for any type …

Woodworking

Take a Quick Tour of the Mind-Boggling Universe of Mathematics

Math is often considered synonymous with pain, boredom and frustration. It’s not uncommon to hear someone say, “ugh, it’s like doing math.” But math …

Mathematics

Sick kids? Skip the OTC cough and cold medicine

The common cold season is here, and if you have children, you will likely feel their suffering from these annoying upper respiratory tract viral infections.<p>Children experience more colds, about six to 10 annually, than adults. With each cold producing symptoms of nasal congestion, runny nose, cough …

20 Mesmerizing Videos of Japanese Artisans Creating Traditional Handicrafts

In Japanese “tewaza” means “hand technique” or “handcraft” and, in this YouTube playlist of 20 short films, various artisanal techniques are explored …

Japan

This Graphic Lists Over 200 Resources for Making Money Online

There are tons of ways to make money online, in your spare time and maybe with very little effort. From freelancing to flipping sites, this …

How to keep your iPhone from tracking your location in iOS 10

A quick peek at your iPhone’s location services settings is a (slightly creepy) reminder of how much of our privacy we entrust in Apple.<p>Allowing our …

6 Virtual Phone Number App For iOS And Android Smartphones

How to add a second number to your smartphone for business purpose and stop carrying two phones? Some smartphones comes with dual sim card, most …

Apps

Top 10 Smart Alternatives to TED Talks

TED talks are great, but there’s a point where they all seem too similar, or are just taxing to muddle through. If you’d still like to enjoy a smart, …

How to play Jazz Chords on Guitar Sometimes we bury ourselves in exercises and details and forget to play music with what we work on. In this lesson I am going to go over a few exercises that should...

Behind the sugar industry's 50-year mission to axe its link to heart disease

Trust no one.<p>That’s the takeaway of a new study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), which claims the sugar industry in the 1960s launched a campaign in which it paid for nutrition research to downplay evidence linking America’s rising sugar consumption to …

The Space-Hogging Mess Easy to Ignore (But You Shouldn't)

You put in so much effort to keep your home organized and looking beautiful, but do you give your iPhone the same treatment? It's easy to let your …

CA medical board charges well-known pediatrician with gross negligence

<b>(CNN) —</b> Pediatrician Bob Sears faces disciplinary action from California's medical board for charges of gross negligence. The board filed its administrative disciplinary action September 2 against the Orange County doctor known for his unorthodox views on vaccinations. If Sears is found guilty of …

Soros hacked, thousands of Open Society Foundations files released online

Money talks? From Ferguson to unrest overseas, new reports reveal Soros influence

Newly leaked emails and other files from billionaire George Soros' web of organizations are shedding light on the liberal powerbroker's extensive influence in political and diplomatic affairs.<p>One email chain shows the Wall Street titan in 2011 personally wrote then-Secretary of State Hillary …

Make your guitar sound like 1,000+ classic songs for free with Ultimate Guitar's Tonebridge app

<b>Best known as the Russian home of user-generated tab, Ultimate Guitar has taken strides into the gear world with its free Tonebridge app, which the</b> …

Heaven’s Scent

Al Jazeera's Ali Al-Woozain embarks on a journey around the world to discover the origins of <i>oud</i> and the beloved scent of his childhood days in Qatar

South-east Asia

Violent protests at Trump San Jose rally prompts criticism of demonstrators

Violence by protesters at a<p>Donald Trumprally in San Jose on Thursday night has sparked criticism of the demonstrators and the reaction to them.<p>The San Jose police officers union condemned the violence and called on bystanders to provide any video of the incident to investigators.<p>"I'm disgusted by …

How to Take Melodic Control of Your Solos: Minor Scale Intervals

Getting your head around intervals is a great way to start to take melodic control of your solos i.e. choosing what notes to play to create a certain …

Electric Guitar

7 Healthier Comfort Foods That Are Next-Level Good

We spend a lot of time scouring the Web for tasty, trendy, and healthy recipes. It's one of the many perks of working at Greatist. In the process, we …

Healthy Eating

The 50 podcasts you need to hear

Harriet Gibsone, Stuart Heritage, Gwilym Mumford, Louis Pattison, Jack Seale, Bella Todd & Hannah Verdier