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How to give your Finder window superpowers

The Finder has been with the Mac since day one, way back in 1984. But just because it’s old, doesn’t mean that it doesn’t have some new tricks. Did you know, for instance, that you can add a path bar to the bottom of the window to show the path of the current folder on your Mac? Or that you can add …

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 Let It Be, it's …

Music Videos

11 books on the future of humanity that everyone should read

But many writers have imagined the future in their work, inviting us to travel through time.<p>We asked Lynn Lobash, manager of the New York Public Library's Reader Services department, to recommend the books about the future that everyone should read.<p>Here are 11, and you can see more recommendations …

Books

The Fastest Way to Learn Any Mode of Any Scale

Modes are simply different positions of a given scale. It's important to understand this concept as you develop your skills on the guitar, and after …

Guitar

‘Night School’: Andrew Cohn’s Timely Documentary Explores Americans Pushing for Better Lives — Watch

...and better educations in one of the country's most underserved school systems.<p>Emmy-winning director Andrew Cohn’s latest documentary, “Night …

Google’s AI Invents Sounds Humans Have Never Heard Before

Jesse Engel is playing an instrument that's somewhere between a clavichord and a Hammond organ—18th-century classical crossed with 20th-century …

Calgary filmmaker prepares to unveil Devil's Playground documentary

Light is finally being shed on one of Calgary’s most enduring myths, but a city filmmaker cautions truth can often be more compelling than legend.<p>The …

15 effects pedals that will change the way you play guitar

Introduction<p><b>From fuzzes to bitcrushers, choruses to delays, the boutique pedal world isn't all distortions, fuzzes and transparent overdrives. Fancy</b> …

Music Production

Is this the best guitar pickup comparison video ever?

<b>The clever folks at</b> <b>Reverb</b> <b>have just put together an almighty, all-encompassing pickup comparison video on YouTube, which some commentators are already</b> …

‘Stanley Kubrick’s Boxes’: Watch Jon Ronson’s 2008 Documentary About the Master Filmmaker’s Style

The 48-minute film was recently uploaded online.<p>Stanley Kubrick was famously meticulous, and over the years and decades many have searched for …

The 13 Scariest Books You’ll Ever Read

These’ll make you scream<p>When people talk about scary pop culture, it's usually cinematic gore fests or televised bloodbaths which have a prominent place in the conversation. Don't get me wrong, there are plenty of frights to be found on a screen near you (I mean, did you <i>see</i> any of the presidential …

Ambient guitar techniques

<b>Ambient and non-ambient effects:</b> However, one effect that contains an effects loop is practically made for ambient players: The Electro-Harmonix …

Music Production

5 Alternatives To A Human Drummer

Share:<p>English<p>Français<p>Deutsch<p>Español<p>Italiano<p>中国<p>日本<p>한국의<p>Português<p>ما<p>Pусский<p>العربية<p>हिंदी<p>So you want your drum tracks to sound convincing... or at least good? …

Asynchronous Programming in C# using Async Await – Best Practices

The async and await keywords have been a part of C# language since version 5.0, which was released in autumn 2013 as part of Visual Studio 2013. …

What I Learned About Britain From These Rare Documentaries on Youth Subcultures

The new BFI online archive 'Other Grooves' collects films about historical youth movements, from the founders of Carnival to pissed-up punks and 'long-haired layabouts'.<p>If you're the kind of person who spends hours sifting through YouTube for archive documentaries about Millwall football hooligans …

Royal Weddings

Front-End Challenge Accepted: CSS 3D Cube

Do you like challenges? Are you willing to take on a task that you’ve never come across before, and do it under a deadline? What if, in carrying out …

Web Design

Late Phases director wraps supernatural horror film Black Circle — exclusive

Writer-director Adrián García Bogliano has wrapped principal photography on his new film, the Swedish-language supernatural horror movie <i>Svart Cirkel</i> …

Horror

'holy hell' documents 22 years of ecstasy and insanity inside a spiritual cult

Filmmaker Will Allen spent over two decades as a member of a spiritual group called The Buddhafield, founded by a charismatic dancer and bodybuilder in 1980s Los Angeles. His documentary about the experience, ‘Holy Hell’ (executive produced by Jared...<p>When the documentary <i>Holy Hell</i> first screened at …

Charisma

5. Outlast 2

The original Outlast played a big part in reviving the video game horror genre. After years of increasingly inferior outings for the Silent Hill and …

The 15 Best Philosophical Movies of The 21st Century

Sound, color, and animation have changed the medium of 21st century film and thereby changed its potential. The emphasis may have once been powerful …

uncovering the invisible world of chemsex parties

More and more gay men are taking in part in Chemsex parties; weekend long orgies of hard drugs and sex. i-D spoke to director William Fairman about his new documentary that uncovers this hidden world and the detrimental effects it can have upon people...<p>One of the most talked about documentaries of …

Sexual Health

Drum Compression Basics: Creating Punchy Drums

About a month ago we featured the first tutorial from mixing engineer <b>Hannes Bieger</b> on how to clean up the high end of a mix. Today we’ve got a follow …

Music Production

72 Music Production Tips I Wish I Knew When I Started

Dear Past Zac,<p>The year is 2015. I … well you, are older.<p>In time, you’ll release two original EP’s on iTunes. You’ll get a remix and an original …

How To Overcome Your Fear Of Flying

In the last five years, I've become quite anxious during flights -- especially when turbulence hits. And while my wife Cassie never feared turbulence …

Mindfulness

'Heaven Knows What' takes an authentic deep dive into addiction

New York's drug subculture has occupied its share of screen time over the years, from "Midnight Cowboy" to "The Basketball Diaries," but few of those portrayals are as brutally raw as "Heaven Knows What," directed by the sibling team of Josh and Benny Safdie.<p>Of course, when going for gritty …

7 Netflix Documentaries Worth Streaming

Here is a set of documentaries to stream on Netflix for some educational programming in between your "Gilmore Girls" and "Friends" marathons. Please binge-watch accordingly.<p><b>"Fed Up"</b><p>"Fed Up" is as infuriating as it is eye-opening. Advocacy documentaries tend to be a bit short-sighted, reveling in …

TV

Trailer for Documentary on Tim Burton and Nic Cage's Superman Movie That Never Was

The movie that might have changed the world.<p>Do you remember ABC's of Death and Metalocalypse director Jon Schnepp's Kickstarter-funded documentary on …

He Took His Skin Off for Me: Watch Ben Aston’s marvelous short film (VIDEO).

The premise of Ben Aston’s latest short film, <i>He Took His Skin Off For Me</i>, is self-explanatory: to satisfy his girlfriend, a man peels off his …

Short Films

Hozier's "Take Me to Church" Will Haunt You But That's a Good Thing

"Take Me to Church," the worldwide hit by Hozier, sounds like it's about religion, but it's not—not exactly. The song also sounds kind of haunting, …

Christopher Hitchens

17 Weird Things That Can Mess with Your Fertility

Find out which common habits could make it harder to conceive<p>You know it takes a healthy woman (and man) to make a healthy baby. But sometimes, it can be way harder to conceive than you’d like–even if it's the right time, with the right guy, and solid health. Turns out your fertility can be …