Chris Marrison

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IPv6 Addressing Plan Design for Service Providers

Clearcable IPv6 Case StudyClearcable has been involved with IPv6 since the early 2000s when commercial products began to emerge. In the early days, …

Virtualization

12-Bar Blues Endings for Beginners

A simple, easy-to-follow lick beginners can use to expand their blues vocabulary.

Electric Guitar

Misty – Chord Melody & Solo Studies

Misty is a great jazz ballad composed by piano player Errol Garner. He first recorded Misty as an isntrumental on his album Contrasts (1955). Later, …

Electric Guitar

Introduction to Storing Data in Files

This is the first of a series of articles relating to data storage with Python. The other articles are:<p>Storing data to reuse it later is a central …

Python Programming

16 Epic Places in Germany Even Germans Don't Know About

Whether or not most people realize it, Germany is a country filled with spellbinding scenery and marvelous historical buildings, towns, and villages. …

Raspberry Pi space rover: NASA open-sources its mini Mars robot

Now you can have you're own six-wheel, rock-climbing rover robot for Earth exploration.<p><i>Video: How to set up your Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+.</i><p>Thanks to …

Raspberry Pi

Python Tricks 101🐍

Python tips which are relatively uncommon and are very useful.<p>Talk is cheap show me the code<p>Swapping values<p><b>Create a single string from all the</b> …

Python Programming

How Prolific Session Musician Carol Kaye Created Some of Music’s Most Iconic Guitar and Bass Lines

Music writer Polyphonic, who creates incredibly informative video essays introduced a lot of people (myself included) Carol Kaye. Kaye was a rare …

Guitar

Using Two-Note Chords to Play the Blues, Part 1

When learning how to play jazz guitar, one of the main items we need to tackle is playing effective, jazzy-sounding chords that properly outline the …

Electric Guitar

Peak Design’s new $300 Travel Backpack is designed to be the ultimate carry-on bag

A different, more modular approach to organization than the company’s other bags<p>Peak Design is expanding its lineup of premium bags with the new $299 Travel Backpack 45L, launching on Kickstarter today and shipping this fall. The Travel Backpack can hold more than the company’s Everyday Backpack, …

Backpacking

How to Seamlessly Play Pentatonic Scales Over Three Octaves

In this lesson, we are going to expand on my previous lessons—"How to Seamlessly Play Arpeggios Over Three Octaves" and“How to Seamlessly Play 7th …

Electric Guitar

Why You Need to Go to Mauritius Now, in 10 Incredible Photos

<b>Walk on Mont Choisy Beach</b><p>There’s no denying that Mauritius’s beaches are its most obvious attractions. The island is surrounded by ivory shores …

Fashion (India)

Guitar Essentials: 22 Classic Blues-Rock Licks You Can Use Right Now

Blues rock is the foundation for all contemporary roots-rock electric guitar styles, pioneered by Cream’s Eric Clapton, the Jimi Hendrix Experience, …

Blues-rock

11 Reasons Why Montenegro Needs to Be Your Next Holiday Destination

Ask anyone who visits this slice of absolute paradise and they’ll tell you that Montenegro is a land of Adriatic heaven. Bursting with rolling, …

European Travel

The Pythonic Guide to Logging

This is story is brought to you by Hacker Noon’s weekly sponsor, <b>Manifold</b><b>.</b> Find, manage and share all of your developer services with 1 account on …

Python Has a Startup File!

<i>Cover Photo by Uriel Soberanes on Unsplash</i><p>So, I want to be clear. <i>I</i> knew that Python has a startup customization file this whole time I've been using …

This Song Will Instantly Lower Your Stress Level By 65 Percent

It’s well-known that the right playlist can help you focus, sleep, and even make you happier in less than 30 seconds, but now, thanks to a team of …

Cool New Features in Python 3.7

Python 3.7 is officially released! This new Python version has been in development since September 2016, and now we all get to enjoy the results of …

Dido - Thank You Guitar Lesson Tutorial Easy Beginner Acoustic Stan Eminem

How to Write Strong Chord Progressions for Your Guitar Songs

01<p>of 05<p>Making Your Songs Stand Out<p>Have you ever stopped for a moment to imagine just how many songs, in total, have been written? Consider... many …

Workflow Automation with Python and Flask

Published on 2018-03-28<p>One of the more abstract concepts you'll handle when building your business is what the <i>workflow</i> will look like.<p>At its core, …

Python Generators Tutorial

Python generators are a powerful, but misunderstood tool. They're often treated as too difficult a concept for beginning programmers to learn — …

Four Easy Ways to Fire-Up Common Chord Shapes

If open chord shapes strike you as bland and boring, take heart. In this quick lesson we’ll show you four ways to get more mileage out of them as …

6 books every programmer should read

I made an updated post about this, you can visit:<p><b>10 Programming Books you Need to Read</b><i><br>Sometimes we want to reach the next level on programming and we</i> …

Improve your blues guitar phrasing in 20 minutes

<b>You probably already know the good old 12-bar blues progression. Formed of three chords, it’s perhaps the most commonly-used sequence in blues, rock</b> …

Getting Started with AWS Lambda and Node.js

Once upon a time, not so long ago, a word caught my ear. <b>Lambda</b>. That struck a chord, remembering the good old days of playing Half-Life as a kid. …

These Are the Best Travel Pants I’ve Ever Worn

I used to dream of a middle ground designed specifically for traveling. Somewhere between sweatpants and jeans that looked good, but not sloppy. I …

Best Places to Go in Tanzania

When you travel to Tanzania, the best places to visit and enjoy a safari include Katavi, Selous, Ruaha, Tarangire and Ngorongoro. Of course, there's …

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 …

I Made a News Scraper with 100 Lines of Python.

Everyday I take subway to my office, where my cellphone has no signal at all. But medium app won’t let me read stories offline, so I decided to make …