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What's the best location for a subwoofer in my room?

Today’s questions are a follow-up from our friend Nalin, an Anthem AVM 60 user. We previously answered Nalin’s question about the proper way to set …

A guide to troubleshooting turntables

Objekt and Jose Alberto Luna, the production manager from smartbar, share their personal guidelines.<p>In putting together We need to talk about …

Beef Brisket Slow Cooker Recipe

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Let's talk about falling back in love with a classic dish. When is the last time you made a classic beef brisket? You …

Cooking

Pro-Ject Debut Carbon review

If you’re wondering what’s the difference between a cheap, inexpensive turntable and ones exalted by audiophiles, it comes down to design, damping, …

Audiophile

The 8 best mid-range turntables for upgrading your set-up

<b>Take the step up from budget level.</b><p>This is the ‘big one’. It’s all very well buying budget when you’re still finding your feet in this hi-fi malarky. …

The Best Turntables for Vinyl Newcomers | GQ

Your hunt is over: Best Stuff is GQ's destination for finding the perfect version of whatever you need. Everything we endorse has been heavily researched and thoroughly tested. You can thank us later.<p>GQ’s Favorite: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon DC<p>> $399, available at Amazon<p>Okay, let’s be honest: buying a …

Audiophile

Using Airbnb isn’t fun anymore

I remember the first time I ever used Airbnb. It was a studio in the 18th arrondissement of Paris, with a slice of the Sacre Coeur visible from the window. I’d rented it for a month from a woman roughly my age, and it was her first time being a host. As she handed over the keys, I could sense we …

Hospitality

The new IKEA Eket shelf is perfect for storing records

July 10, 2017 In News<p><b>How did we miss this?!</b><p>First there was Expedit, then there was Kallax… now there’s Eket? Earlier this year, IKEA rolled out a new …

Vinyl Records

A comprehensive guide to grading vinyl records

<b>When buying and selling vinyl, a good understanding of grading is absolutely essential. Unfortunately though, it’s not an exact science; and the</b> …

Vinyl Records

Get your vinyl spinning (and sounding) right with the best phono preamps

Great-sounding vinyl setups don’t have to cost an arm and a leg. They can be pieced together and slowly upgraded over time, an ever-changing …

Audiophile

50 of the best hi-fi albums for audiophiles

Radiohead – Hail To The Thief (2003)<p>Miles Davis – Bitches Brew (1970)<p>My Bloody Valentine – Loveless (1991)<p>Pink Floyd – Wish You Were Here (1975)<p>The …

How To Paint Kitchen Cabinets in 10 Easy Steps

After getting over a hundred emails over the course of the past year from readers asking how to paint cabinetry, <br>(I'm apparently not alone in my …

15 Italian-Inspired Comfort Food Recipes You Need This Fall

Americans have mastered comfort food, there’s no doubt about that. From meatloaf with mashed potatoes to mac and cheese baked under a layer of breadcrumbs, we have a lot of good dishes in our culinary repertoire. But we’re not the only masters of comfort food. Italians make some of the comfiest …

20 Green Kitchens That Will Whet Your Appetite For Great Design

Are you green with envy, yet?<p>Ranging from olive green to lime green, these kitchens are packed with personality.

Interior Design

The Food Lab: How to Make Great Home Fries

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>The other day, I asked folks on Twitter what, in their minds, is the difference between home fries and potato hash. Hoo boy, was that a can of worms. Most of the debate seems to be about what constitutes hash. Is …

Cooking

Review: OWC’s Aura PCIe flash storage lets you upgrade the storage capacity of your Mid-2013 and later MacBook [U: Now works with Boot Camp]

As an owner of a Late 2013 MacBook Pro with Retina Display, it’s slowly beginning to show its age. However, I find that this machine, an i7-powered rig with 16GB of RAM, is still plenty powerful for the applications that I run on a day-to-day basis. For example, with Final Cut Pro X, it’s not the …

Emerson, Lake and Palmer: 10 Essential Songs

The greatest from the audacious, virtuosic progressive rock icons<p>"I was scared shitless," the late Keith Emerson told <i>Mojo</i> in 2001, remembering the …

A Stanford psychologist says these 6 things are the keys to happiness and success

But that notion is completely wrong, according to psychologist Emma Seppala, science director of the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford University.<p>As Seppala explains in her new book "The Happiness Track: How to Apply the Science of Happiness to Accelerate Your …

Happiness

Kodi Fusion TVAddons and Xunitytalk xfinity Setup

Here is a quick guide on how to setup the two main repos out for Kodi Isengard. These contain most of the addons that you will need on your Kodi …

Kodi

40 Easy DIYs That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Home

Going through a home renovation is actually the worst. Time to take matters into your own hands.

Home Improvement

How to Create Better Photos by Adding a Sense of Motion

Photographing subjects in motion can be kind of tricky because of the very nature of photography as an art form: cameras capture still images, not …

Photography

American Site Calls Pinoy Dirty Ice Cream as 'Delicious, Strange, and Unexpected'

As a child, we can't wait to hear the sound of the bell from our suking <b>Manong Sorbetero</b> as soon as we come home from school. With its creamy goodness …

Ice Cream

150+ Designer Kitchens for Every Style

Allow these culinary hot spots to stir up major inspiration for your own home.<p>We've gathered all our best cooking hubs in one place – from country casual to sleek and modern. Which one inspires you most?

An Open Letter To Kim Davis

You are not a hero. You are not a martyr. Using Gods word to discriminate simply makes you a coward. You are using the Bible to spew hate and intolerance, a book that was written to share love and mercy. The United States was formed as a result of abuse deliver by tyrannical leadership. The …

LGBTQI

Why Is Focus So Important?

Lack of correct focus in an image is probably the number one reason why a potentially good iPhone photo can fail. Other problems such as exposure and …

Rule of Thirds in Photography

Everything you need to know about the "Rule of Thirds" in Photography - a simple principle that will help you to take well balanced and interesting …

20 Basic Cooking Techniques That Every Home Chef Should Master

<b>There are an endless amount of cooking techniques one should know</b>, but let's just start with the basics. Master these 20, and we'll definitely be coming over for dinner.

Cooking
Cooking

11 Incredible Photography Tips That Have Nothing to Do with the Camera You Use

The great team at Artifact Uprising has created a strong list of tips by some of the top mobile photographers on Instagram. Having been engulfed in …

10 reasons to visit Manila

Despite being one of Southeast Asia's best capital cities for sightseeing and culture, Manila continues to (unfairly) get a bad rap. Crime, pollution, poverty, corruption, overpopulation and horrendous traffic jams are all typically associated with the city, but this paints an unbalanced picture. …

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