Michel Kunz

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Facebook will allow users to opt out of letting Facebook collect their browsing history

It’s arguably the company’s biggest update since the Cambridge Analytica scandal broke.<p>Facebook users will soon be able to opt out of one of Facebook’s key data gathering practices: Its collection and use of people’s web browsing history, which the company uses to sell targeted ads.<p>Facebook …

Why on Earth would you watch TV without this mind-blowing $14 accessory?

What if we told you that a few tiny little LED bulbs strategically placed on the back of any television could completely change your TV viewing …

Take better screenshots in macOS with these hidden features

One of my favorite Mac features is the ease at which you can take and edit screenshots using Apple’s default tools. Using one of several keyboard shortcuts, I can take a screenshot of exactly what I want to capture, and edit it all (or not) in Preview.<p>Here are those keyboard shortcuts I was talking …

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Why we owe our seven musical notes to John the Baptist

Guido D’Arezzo, the inventor of modern musical notation, named his notes with an acrostic drawn from a hymn for the saint's feast day.<p>Maybe you …

The Mac Pro is getting a major do-over

In the nearly 35 years since the dawn of the Macintosh computer, Apple has not been what you would call open. The famous veil of secrecy fell on …

Check Out This Cool Gif Showing How Lens Focal Length Changes People's Faces in Portraits

The below gif is one of the cooler things we've seen on Reddit lately. It gives you a visual demonstration of how changing the focal length of your …

Why You Should Avoid Antibacterial Soap

<i>Maida P. Galvez, MD Associate Professor of Environmental Medicine and Public Health Associate Professor of Pediatrics Director of the Region 2 Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai</i><p><b>Why You Should Avoid Antibacterial Soap</b><p>"Wash your hands!" It's every …

Matias announces backlit version of its Wireless Aluminum Keyboard in Silver and Space Gray

Keyboard maker Matias announced a new backlit version of its Mac-centric Wireless Aluminum Keyboard during CES yesterday. The keyboard, which will be available in Silver and Space Gray colors, builds on the company’s impressive and already-available Wireless Aluminum Keyboard.<p>Designed from the …

Make your own dumplings for dinner tonight. It's easier than you think.

If you're in the mood for dumplings, you could spend an hour waiting for the <i>xiao long bao</i> at Din Tai Fung, drive to Hacienda Heights for the potstickers at Earthen, or brave the numb-taste dumplings at Chengdu Taste. Or you could make your own dumplings tonight.<p>This pork dumpling recipe, from Ruth …

Cure For Alzheimer's Found? Walnuts May Delay, Reduce And Prevent Disease

An international team of researchers in India may have discovered a simple-yet-effective way to combat Alzheimer’s disease, a healthcare burden …

How to make the perfect cup of coffee

Historically, coffee has always walked a thin line between sobriety and subversion. As early as the 16th century, the conviviality of coffee houses in the Middle East was seen as a threat to devout religious life. In Europe, a century or so later, the temperance movement seized on coffee as a means …

A sociologist trained to become a tax-avoidance expert

"All the world's a stage." — Shakespeare AP/John Lent<p>Shakespeare said that all the world’s a stage, but the sociologist Erving Goffman added that most of the interesting stuff lies behind the scenes, in what he called the “backstage” areas of everyday life.<p>Having spent the past eight years doing …

10 Western Swing Concepts & Licks

Western Swing lead guitar has several defining harmonic tendencies. This article identifies 10 of these tendencies and gives an example or two of …

TECH TIPS: Soldering Basics for the Absolute Beginner

Soldering is a method of using a conductive material (solder) to connect a wire with another device, such as another wire, a 1/4 inch plug, a guitar …

10 watches under $100 that even aficionados can appreciate

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>A nice watch is functional and gives a certain air of importance to the wearer. It's a public statement to the universe that time is …

The first 15 apps you should download for your new iPhone

We've rounded up 15 of the best apps you should download first on your iPhone. There are the obvious apps like Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat, but we chose a few hidden gems.<p>Check them out:

Cyber Monday liveblog: Great deals on Macbooks, Bluetooth speakers, iPad cases and more

Best possible deal on Wii U? Try Walmart<p>If you’re looking to get the best bang for your buck on Nintendo’s amazing Wii U gaming console, look no further than Walmart, with a hands-down amazing deal on a console with two super amazingly fun multiplayer games, <i>Splatoon</i> and <i>Super Smash Bros</i>.<p>These two …

Cracking the Code with Troy Grady: Albert Lee's Country Curve — Lesson with Video

When I first heard Albert Lee's "Fun Ranch Frolic" when I was in high school, I was floored by its precision and unstoppable groove.It was a decade …

Watch Tom Cruise Actually Hold His Breath For 6 Minutes

“It’s the strongest form of meditation I have ever experienced”: the life of a female freediver

<b>Martina Amati is a freediver and London-based contact who plunges herself down into the depths of the ocean tens of metres at a time.</b> <b>Stylist.co.uk</b> …

Photoshop Blending Modes – What They Do and How to Use Them

Layers and the blending of layers is the defining characteristics of Photoshop. Stacking different layers on top of each other and blending them …

How to Eat Tofu Every Day and Not Get Bored

How to cook tofu without getting bored? We've got enough flavor combinations for you to eat meat-free (okay, meat-minimal) every day for a month.<p>Whether you're totally meat-free or just go vegetarian a day or two a week, there's a lot to love about tofu. It's a perfect blank canvas, and we're not …

Food

Gifted and Talented Programs Dumb Down Our Students

In America, we place great value on natural talent. We idolize the sheer genius of Albert Einstein and the creative brilliance of Steve Jobs—framing …

7 Reasons Why You're Working Out and Still Not Losing Weight

Do you eat well, exercise often, and still feel like you’re not losing that stubborn weight? Truth is, eating well and exercising often is a very …

Tablo is building a beautiful Roku app for its cord-cutting DVR

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Thought all Roku apps look the same? Think again: Tablo is getting ready to launch a beautiful new Roku app for its DVR for …

Guitar Exercises to Increase Finger Strength & Flexibility

Playing the guitar requires strong, flexible fingers. You need to be able to move your fingers easily along the neck of the guitar while holding the …

Exercise

Carl Verheyen's Tips for Flying with Your Guitar

0<p>SHARES<p><b>Flying with a guitar as</b> carry-on luggage has always been a hassle. Last week, I had six flights in five days, and it reminded me of the …

Guitar Tapping - 50 Free Lessons

I selected these 50 tapping electric guitar licks among the best. They are beautiful to play and beautiful to listen. The list begins with the …

Smart iPhone case offers all-day data roaming for just $2

Anyone who travels a lot internationally has likely been stung by roaming Internet charges at some point in other. While it is possible to buy or rent a local SIM card when you’re abroad, this requires that your iPhone be either unlocked or jailbroken — and also limits users to just one mobile …

The Only 7 Kale Recipes You'll Ever Need

<i>This article originally appeared on Refinery29.com.</i><p>It’s no exaggeration to say that kale has reigned supreme in the vegetable kingdom for the past …