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This Is How Sleep Deprivation Affects Your Appearance

It goes from mostly bad to much worse. We're talking premature aging, puffy eyes, and being grouchy. Go to bed now!<p>It takes one cruddy night of sleep for someone to remark on how terrible you look. Like, <i>Gee, thanks</i>, as if you didn’t already feel like a shell of yourself, now you get a reminder that …

Skin Care

A 360-Degree Tour of Ansel Adams, the Photographer That Broke All the Rules

<i>Ansel Adams [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons</i>When you think of the giants in the photography industry - especially in the 20th Century - Ansel …

Windows Phone was a glorious failure

Looking back on the bumpy road taken by Microsoft’s most ambitious mobile OS<p>This past weekend, Microsoft made official what was already known for years: the Windows Phone mobile operating system is dead. There’ll be no further development, no miraculous Windows 10 Mobile revivals, and no further …

Steel Price Outlook Rosy On The Back Of Global Recovery, China Cuts

<i>Original Post</i><p><i>By Stuart Burns</i><p>It would be an exaggeration to say steel producers have never had it so good, but on the whole, conditions have been …

This is how to use the new iOS 11 Files app

With Apple's iOS 11 update comes the new and handy Files app. The improvement in file organization, dragging, and dropping is best put to use on the …

Apps

10 Simple Strategies to Control Your Anxiety

Any time you’re overcome with stress or anxiety, just follow these steps to stay calm, empower yourself, and regain control.<p>The ability to manage …

Fantasy Football: What to expect from Morata at Chelsea

Our Fantasy writer looks at how the 24-year-old's career has progressed and projects what you can expect now that he has arrived at Stamford Bridge<p>Chelsea have signed Alvaro Morata for a fee belived to be around £58 million in a move to provide Antonio Conte the star name he needs up front.<p>Despite …

Master the modes with this in-depth guitar lesson

<b>The subject of modes crops up time and again among guitarists wishing to inject new flavours into their solos.</b><p>The main challenge is learning a bunch …

Massive Evolution Of Nintendo Gaming Consoles

Nintendo is the company that single-handedly saved the whole gaming industry in 1983 video game crash. Nintendo is the console that every mother …

Retrogaming

How to download the original StarCraft for free

Along with Command & Conquer, Blizzard's StarCraft ushered in the real-time strategy genre as we know it. Hard to believe that was almost 20 years ago.<p>Never played the game? Good news: It's now available for free.<p>Why the giveaway? Blizzard is no doubt hoping to create some buzz around StarCraft: …

Starcraft

China March steel output climbs to highest on record | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s steel output rose 1.8 percent in March to a monthly record of 72 million tonnes, stoking worries of a glut that continues to grow even as Beijing tries to rein in excess capacity in the bloated sector and demand remains flat.<p>Chinese national flags are flying near a steel …

An Instructor Gets Real on Why You Aren't Seeing Results From Indoor Cycling

Indoor cycling is one of the best forms of exercise, and I am not just saying that because I'm an instructor. I have been a runner, a swimmer, and an HIIT fan. Cycling provides what I like best about all of those activities. It has the intensity of a boot camp, the cardio and toning elements of …

Indoor Cycling

Super Computer Predicts Final Positions of This Season's Premier League Table

​A super computer used by ​Football Web Pages - via the Daily Star - has predicted the final Premier League table come the end of the season.<p>The …

Antonio Conte 'Maybe World's Best' And He Is Teaching Pep Guardiola A Lot

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has revealed that he has learned a lot from Chelsea boss Antonio Conte since arriving in the Premier League.<p>Pep …

China hits back at foreign scrutiny on its excess steel capacity

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO - Workers direct a crane lifting newly-made steel bars at a factory in Dalian<p>BEIJING (Reuters) - China should not be singled …

Arsenal fans, stop moaning. You don't know how good you've got it

Arsenal fandom is a craze. It's an internet sensation that has created Robbie Lyle a business and with it a livelihood. That is in a large part thanks to supporters the world over being keen to listen to the opinions of other fans, but ArsenalFanTV's popularity has undoubtedly been swelled by the …

Antonio Conte talks tactics, Chelsea last season & Diego Costa

By Benjamin Newman Last Updated: February 10, 2017 7:16 am<p>Antonio Conte talks to Gary Lineker<p>Gary Lineker has sat down with Chelsea boss Antonio …

Soccer

Watch The Beatles Record "Hey Bulldog" in 1968

Even though the Beatles hired a film crew to document the 1969 recording sessions for what would become their final album, 1970's <i>Let It Be</i>, it's …

Chelsea vs Arsenal: a very modern rivalry

On Saturday at Stamford Bridge, you will not need to have had your ears syringed to pick up the strains of Arsenal and Chelsea fans taunting each other. The away supporters will be subverting the visitors’ <i>Carefree</i> to scoff at the relative novelty of their achievements. It begins “F--- off Chelsea …

Pick holder flicks out of the way to let fingers get to work

The simple accessory wraps around the player's index finger courtesy of a strip of Velcro. A tube slotted into the ring holds a curved sling arm onto …

Ann Joo’s baptism of fire

<b>After a tough three-year period that saw steel mills go belly up, Ann Joo’s Lim reveals why his company emerges stronger</b><p>TO say that the steel …

China warns officials over failure to crack down on steel overcapacity | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China warned local officials over failures to curb industrial overcapacity after discovering two firms making steel illegally, according to a post on the country’s cabinet website late on Friday.<p>Rolls of steel are stacked inside a factory in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan August 26, …

Vin Diesel Gets Awkwardly Amorous With Interviewer (Video)

“She’s so f—ing beautiful,” says “xXx” star<p>Anyone who has interviewed Vin Diesel knows he’s a jovial guy, even a bit eccentric at times — but did he …

Shred Guitar Scale Patterns for Melodic Players | Guitar Lesson

Tired of same old boring guitar scale patterns? This cool video will help you come up with new interesting lines by combining narrow shapes with 3 …

Electric Guitar

China meets 2016 target for steel capacity cuts: state planner | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China has come in ahead of schedule in its target of cutting 45 million tonnes of steel capacity in 2016, reaching the goal before the end of October, the country’s state economic planner said on Friday.<p>An employee works at a steel factory in Dalian, Liaoning Province, China, …

China says U.S. has not told it about steel tariff-dodging probe | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - The United States has not told China about an investigation into whether Chinese companies shipped steel through other countries to avoid anti-dumping duties, China’s commerce ministry spokesman said on Thursday.<p>Cranes are seen above piles of steel pipes to be exported at a port …

How to Stop Your Phone from Dying Suddenly

Your phone is lying to you. If you’ve ever experienced that weird moment when your iPhone dies around 20 percent or watched your battery linger at 100 percent for hours just to suddenly plummet, you know all too well the wily ways of the iPhone battery. Here’s what your phone is actually up to:<p>So …

Mobile Technology

30 chords acoustic guitar players need to know

Introduction<p>Open chords<p>If you’ve got the basics covered, the variations shown here should inspire you with some new sounds without being too much of …

How not to Play Pentatonic and Blues Scales like Everyone Else

I don’t know about you but I cringe when I hear a guitar player (usually in a guitar shop) scraping the A minor pentatonic barrel for all it’s worth …

Looking to drink something a bit different this New Year's? Pour a fizzy Lambrusco

There are many things you could drink with your New Year's Eve supper, but if you're making an Italian feast, you would do well to ring out the last day of the year with Lambrusco. Even if you're not cooking a vat of tortellini in brodo yourself, the fizzy, bittersweet wine from the area around …