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Twelve tips for producing massive and original electronic dance music

By Michael GallantEDM producer Francis Preve gives you 12 tips to help you produce thumping bass drums, crisp mixes, and original electronic dance …

How we'll live in space, according to people in the 1970s

Concept art for<br>NASA space stations<p>Imagining life on the high frontier<p>In the 1970s, NASA held a series of summer schools to explore practical designs …

Saudi prince: $100-a-barrel oil 'never' again

<i>Saudi billionaire businessman Prince Alwaleed bin Talal told me we will not see $100-a-barrel oil again. The plunge in oil prices has been one of the biggest stories of the year. And while cheap gasoline is good for consumers, the negative impact of a 50% decline in oil has been wide and deep,</i> …

Oil

Great Blue Hole off Belize yields new clues to fall of Mayan civilisation

Research supports theory that drought and climate conditions reduced Mayans from a regional power to survivors abandoning cities to virtual extinction<p>A massive underwater sinkhole surrounded by reefs, caves and sharks has provided archaeologists with clues in the mystery of the fall of the Mayan …

Belize

Oil price drops: Don't panic, really

The recent drop in crude prices won’t kill off the US shale oil industry. It’ll just make it more efficient.<p>Profit margins and break-even points are …

How to Take Control of the Stereo at a House Party Without Being a Dickhead

Everyone who wants to party needs to read this guide.<p>When you are hosting a house party it's important to be welcoming to guests. For example, try this as an introduction: “Hey, welcome to the party. Please make use of the plastic cups we purchased from Tesco earlier. Oh. You don’t want to drink? …

The Steve Jobs guide to manipulating people & getting what you want

Steve Jobs didn’t launch two of the most valuable companies in modern times by following the rules all the time.<p>Jobs faced many obstacles to get Apple, and later Pixar, off the ground. But Jobs had a unique way of crafting his own reality, a “distortion field” that could persuade people that his …

How To Go Completely Invisible On Facebook

Some people don't like getting random friend requests or awkward messages from long-forgotten friends. Some people just want to use Facebook to keep up with others but don't want others to be able to keep up with them.<p>Want to stay hidden on Facebook? We can help you out.<p>When you're finished with …

Apps

How To Dress Like A Wall Street Hotshot Without Spending Cash Like One

It has come to our attention that while some of you out there would love to dress fresh to death at all times, you believe that achieving that goal is beyond your means.<p>It's not.<p>Affordable men's fashion is everywhere, and with a few key pieces, you can make your wardrobe look crisp and tidy. …

Wall Street

Wake Up to a Total Lunar Eclipse on October 8, 2014 - Sky & Telescope

<b>Start your day early with an eclipse of the full Moon! Before or during dawn on October 8, 2014, a total lunar eclipse will be visible across most of</b> …

10 Reasons You're Still Broke

You have a job, maybe even a good one, but your paychecks never seem to stretch as far as you think they should and ends never quite seem to meet. …

Meet Ello, The Mysterious Invite-Only Social Network With Zero Ads That Everyone Is Obsessing About

Created by designer Paul Budnitz, Ello features a gorgeous, highly visual design that has a strict no-ads policy.<p>Unlike Facebook and other popular social networks, Ello is championing the idea that people are tired of being bombarded with advertisements and having their information data mined and …

7 Skills All Digital Marketers Need to Succeed (Infographic)

If your digital marketing team isn't adding these new skills, chances are your business will soon be playing catch up.<p>In the near future, marketing teams will require a broad selection of new digital skills to stay competitive.<p>Technical skills such as basic coding and video production, for example, …

The Best Jobs For Every Personality Type

Does your job fit your personality?<p>The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) personality test, which measures preferences like introversion and extroversion, has been part of business culture for decades. Today about 80% of the Fortune 500 and 89 of Fortune 100 companies use it to analyze the …

Personality

More photos of the iPhone 6 just leaked, possibly showing its camera, home button, and more

A new leak claims to show the rear shell of Apple’s iPhone 6, providing yet another look at what could be the iPhone’s redesigned body.<p>The new images, published by Feld & Volk, a company that adds luxurious modifications to iPhones, seems to be consistent with previous leaks. The photos were first …

How to Prevent Common Running Injuries

Proper form, strength training, and the right shoes can prevent injury.<p>It's an all too common scenario: Runner begins training program. A month or so later, a twinge settles on a knee. Runner stretches, pops ibuprofen, keeps running. A few—or maybe 100—runs later, runner is on the couch, ice pack …

Getting sweaty with the future of Sony's virtual reality

The private room, elevated above the crazed throngs of E3 attendees, was dark and oppressively stuffy. Inside, Conan O'Brien lay on a beanbag in front of Sony's newest virtual reality demo for its Project Morpheus headset: <i>Street Luge</i>. And he was surrounded by two Nintendo booth babes -- an awkward …

Researchers Search for ‘Mystery Sea Monster’ That Devoured Great White Shark

Shark attacks suddenly seem less scary.<p>When a 9 ft. long great white shark’s tracker washed up on a beach, scientists found that the data indicated …

NASA Is Working On A Warp Drive Ship And The Pictures Are Amazing

It seems like something out of Star Trek, but a team at NASA is hard at work on developing real warp drive (or faster-than-light travel), and artist …

8 signs that you should ditch your iPhone

Most hardcore Android fans will never be swayed by any of Apple’s iPhone features or hardware because it goes against what they are looking for in a phone: an open platform that gives them the choices they want. The same goes for many of Apple’s faithful which are often lured by the simplicity and …

Android News

Michael Sincere

MIAMI (MarketWatch) — This is how bear markets begin.<p>Two months ago, I pointed out that the U.S. stock market had topped out and was going through a …

Stock Markets

Internet Has Field Day Creating 'Kevin Durant Can't Watch' Photoshops

When Kevin Durant sat down on the court to avoid watching teammate Russell Westbrook's decisive free throws in the final seconds of Game 5, he gave the Internet the perfect excuse to have some fun.<p>There's nothing better than seeing an iconic sports image turned into a social-media craze. Thanks to …

Sennheiser lends ears to Phonebloks modular mobile phone

Sennheiser is the latest company to bolt its expertise onto the bolt-together Phonebloks phone, a modular mobile device being developed by Google.<p>Google's Project Ara is the name given to a phone built out of Lego-like interchangeable components or "bloks", allowing you to customise and upgrade the …

19 Things You Didn't Know You Could Negotiate

As the downturn drags on, we went looking for products and services that, with a little skill and moxie, you can get for less than advertised. Here are 19 we found over the past two years.

Here's The First Image Of The New Batmobile From The Batman/Superman Movie

We're getting our first glimpse at the Batmobile from the highly-anticipated Batman / Superman movie.<p>Director Zack Snyder just teased an image of Batman's new ride hinting that he may show it off tomorrow for fans.<p>Take a look:<p>Here's the full image:<p>What do you think?<p>It looks like it's going to be a …

50 Ways To Do Well By Doing Good

With every passing day, our world becomes a bit more tightly interconnected. More than ever, what goes around comes around. Here are 50 tips for success in such a world…<p>1. Anytime you interact with another person, the first three words in your head should be: help this person.<p>2. If a person is too …

Kevin Durant's Career NBA Shot Chart Is Pretty Awesome

Oklahoma City Thunder superstar and 2014 NBA MVP Kevin Durant is one of the best scorers in the association, which is why it isn't surprising to see how efficient he's been since coming to the NBA.<p>Kirk Goldsberry from <i>Grantland</i> wrote a detailed piece on the true value of Durant while also creating …