Christopher Ashton

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EA shuts down the studio behind 'Dead Space'

Visceral Games' 'Star Wars' title will live on, though.<p>So much for hopes of a <i>Dead Space</i> sequel in the near future. EA is shutting down Visceral Games, the studio behind the <i>Dead Space</i> series, <i>Battlefield Hardline</i> and <i>The Godfather</i>. According to EA, the closure is the result of a decision to "pivot" …

Visceral

The best Apple HomeKit-compatible devices

In 2015, the first HomeKit products with Apple’s MFi (“Made for iPhone”) certification went on sale or up for pre-order. The certification ensured …

Powerstrip

Charging Your Devices Could Soon Be as Simple as Connecting to WiFi

QSCR<p>It seems like almost everything has gone wireless. Yet somehow, when it comes to charging electronic devices, we still have to deal with cords. …

TV In 2017 Is A Mess. Can Caavo Fix It?

Designed by talent behind Sling and Xbox, Caavo balances cable, satellite, apps, subscriptions, and remotes.<p>In a world of ubiquitous connectivity, TV has become disconnected. Instead of just a dumb old cable box, you might use a DVR, on-demand streaming, your Hulu and Netflix subscriptions, and …

10 apps everyone should have on their computer

Mobile apps are far more popular than their desktop counterparts, but most people still rely on laptop or desktop computers, either for work or just browsing the web at home.<p>Whether you've invested in Apple's Mac line or a Windows PC, there are absolutely some worthwhile desktop apps out there to …

Apps

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Please stop saying tech inventions are going to kill each other

Snapchat is going to kill Facebook. Instagram is going to kill Snapchat. Facebook is going to kill Twitter. Uber’s Lyft killer. Apple’s Uber killer.<p>These headlines are the norm on technology sites every single day and feed the industry’s insatiable desire to seek out the next big thing, desperately …

Evans and Remo comparison chart

Join DateNov 2004LocationLondon, UKPosts6,744<p>Ok so I have this Evans chart sitting around at home, it has the Evans heads and Remo's equivalent. I …

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Technique

Technique isn't chops. It isn't about what you play, or how fast you play, or how many rudiments you can combine into tricky patterns that you play …

Video Lesson: Single Stroke Roll Exercise (Finger Control) [LQ] Video

Sun 10th May, 2009<p><b>Views:</b><p><b>Video Rating:</b><p>Here is a great exercise for improving your speed, endurance and control with the Single Stroke Roll. It will …

Technique Essentials | Finger Control & Single Strokes

This lesson discusses some drum kit technique fundamentals such as finger control, rebound and the essential Single Stroke Roll.<p>It’s interesting …

Drums

Develop Drum Hand Speed, Power, And Control!

<b>There are three basic ways to play the drum kit with your hands. You can play each stroke using your wrists, your fingers, or combinations of both.</b> …

How To Build Finger Control

Finger control technique is mostly associated with speed drumming. It’s a very important hand technique to practice because of its use in blast beats …

Drums

How To Develop Fast Fingers

BY TIGER BILL MELIGARI<p>If you want fast fingers, you must first develop fast reflexes. I’ve found the four exercises below to be ideal for developing …

Demonstration

How to Develop Finger Technique for Snare Drum

Finger technique or finger control of the snare drum stick is an important skill for every percussionist to practice. It is a necessary technique to …

Gavin Harrison - The Chicken (drum solo) (Live on Letterman 08-23-2011) [HD 1080p]

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10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Google is about to test something secretive across all of the US — and it sounds exactly like its Project Loon balloons.</b>The company has asked the FCC for a license to test experimental radios starting on January 1st.<p><b>2. Raspberry Pi has launched an insanely small and cheap new computer.</b> It's …

LG to build a new OLED plant for more than $8.71 billion

In the past couple of years, we've constantly seen launches of OLED TVs with amazing picture quality, but high prices kept their sales way below the …

Sony Working on App to Stream PS4 Games on Mac and PC

Sony executive Shuhei Yoshida has announced on Twitter that the company is working on an official Remote Play app for Mac and PC, enabling users to stream and play PS4 games on desktops and notebooks, per <i>The Verge</i>.<p>Remote Play is currently limited to various Sony devices, including the PlayStation …

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Skull of bear that inspired Winnie-the-Pooh now on display

There's no bear more famous in children's literature than Winnie-the-Pooh. But the bear that appears in A. A. Milne's books actually has a link to another famous bear, a real one, whose skull is now on display in London at the Royal College of Surgeons' Hunterian Museum.<p>That creature was a black …

Samsung's new Virtual Reality ad makes it look surprisingly simple

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Wait, all I have to do is shove my phone into a pair of goggles?<p>This, for the uninitiated, is the impression left by a very simple new ad for Samsung's Gear VR, which was created in collaboration with …

Six Million Dollar Plant: Scientists grow cyborg roses

When you think of cyborgs, plants probably don't pop into your head. But it's time for that to change.<p>A team of researchers at the Laboratory for Organic Electronics at Linköping University in Sweden has managed to grow living roses with electronic circuits in their vascular systems. The research …

Dave Lombardo Forms Punk Band Dead Cross

Drummer extraordinaire Dave Lombardo continues to hammer away behind his kit, shifting gears from his progressive outfit Philm (who are currently on …

News PlayStation 4: Sony confirms PS2 emulation is coming to PlayStation 4

Sony has confirmed that it is working to bring PlayStation 2 emulation to the PlayStation 4.<p>"We are working on utilizing PS2 emulation technology to …