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Hear Def Leppard’s Heavy Metal Cover of Depeche Mode’s ‘Personal Jesus’

Def Leppard recorded a nearly note-perfect rendition of the title track of their 1987 blockbuster album <i>Hysteria</i>, as well as a heavy cover of Depeche …

Music

15 Podcasts That Will Make You Feel Smarter

It's easy to feel overwhelmed by all the podcast options out there, but narrowing down your choices to the titles that will teach you something while …

Sesame Street

Download this brilliant Mac app as soon as you get macOS 10.14 Mojave

MacOS 10.14, or Mojave, comes with a feature we’ve asked from Apple for years, and that’s a dark mode that looks gorgeous. Even if you aren’t a night …

Beta Testing

Hannah Arendt Explains How Propaganda Uses Lies to Erode All Truth & Morality: Insights from The Origins of Totalitarianism

At least when I was in grade school, we learned the very basics of how the Third Reich came to power in the early 1930s. Paramilitary gangs …

Totalitarianism

iPad Slow? Learn How to Speed up iPad, Even Older Ones!

If you have an older iPad, you may have noticed that it's not as fast as it used to be and asked yourself, "why is my iPad so slow?" There are lots of different reasons why your iPad may be running more slowly than it did when you first bought it, and luckily there are just as many ways to speed it …

Apps

Pro Tip: How to hide photos in your iPhone Photos library

Did you know that you can hide photos in your iPhone’s Photos library? This lets you keep photographs away from prying eyes, while still having access to them yourself. And — ironically — it also makes it very easy to find all the embarrassing/explicit photos on somebody else’s iPhone.<p>How to hide …

iOS

How to use Photos’ amazing new search in iOS 12

Photos already has a pretty decent search function on iOS 11. Thanks to Apple’s machine-learning tech, and AI categorization, you can search for thousands of “scenes.” These include the places you took the photo, but also anything from abacus to zucchini, people in the images, and times the images …

iOS

Fatten Up Your Blues Licks with Double-Stops

A trend popularized by Eric Clapton in the Sixties and continued by Stevie Ray Vaughan in the Eighties was the slashing, searing, single-note line. …

Electric Guitar

5 Gadgets You Probably Don't Have at Home But Should Invest In

What gadgets have you got at home? A smartphone? Maybe an Amazon Echo? We’re here to tell you about some of the lesser-known bits of kit that are …

Gear & Gadgets

How to Connect Your Laptop to Your TV

Sometimes your laptop screen just isn't big enough. Here are the best ways to put movies, music, and games from your PC on your TV.<p>PCMag reviews …

Wireless

Watch Pink Floyd Working on “Echoes” in 1971

Pink Floyd recently released a rare video that shows the group at work in the studio on their epic track “Echoes,” from the 1971 album <i>Meddle</i>.<p>The …

Music

7 Types of Shirt Every Man Should Own | Mens Style Essentials

Types of Shirt – An Introduction<p>A common mistake in innumerable mens wardrobes is a lack of pre-planning. I was guilty of this crime, until I figured …

Men's Fashion

Matching Your Amplifier & Speakers: A Simple Guide

Site Search<p>Finding compatible speakers and amplifiers is a common issue for many people when they are looking to buy new equipment. This guide to …

Audiophile

How to check the security of your Google Chrome extensions

The other day, a friend called me and said that his Google Chrome browser is acting weirdly and may need reinstalling. According to him, every time he searched for something on Google some unknown website appeared with suspicious results. I asked him to remove every Chrome extension and only add …

Google

Awesome and Free: 2.5 Ambient Guitar Plugins

YouTube

Tips for Mastering Body Language and Confidence

There are two things that can make or break you when it comes to achieving greatness: your body language and your confidence.<p>1 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>There are two things that can make or break you when it comes to achieving greatness: your body language and your …

Language

Tech Armor claims its new screen protector improves iPhone performance, so we tested it

Tech Armor has a new screen protector for various iPhone devices called the Enhance, but the company claims it does more than protect your …

Screen Protector

¿Qué ocurriría si 'Algo pasa con Mary' se estrenase hoy?

Correría una infinidad de desdichas que, cuando se cumplen 20 años de su estreno en Estados Unidos, hemos reunido.<p>El gobierno de <b>Bill Clinton</b> …

¿Fueron amantes las dos escritoras argentinas más importantes del siglo XX?

Hermética y aristócrata Silvina Ocampo, extrovertida y pobre Alejandra Pizarnik, la correspondencia entre ambas autoras permite especular sobre una …

4 ways to get your plants to water themselves

Keep your plants healthy while you're away with these methods.

Increase Picking Speed Instantly by Using Accents

This tip is a useful method for increasing picking speed. The key is not to focus on every single downstroke and up stroke but to only focus on …

Guitar

Men’s Wardrobe Essentials – The Chino

If you care even a little bit about your wardrobe then you should have a pair or two of chinos in your closet. Chinos can very easily be the core …

Men's Fashion

A Blue Blazer Is Your Ticket To Easy-To-Wear Smart Casual Style

Let's talk timelessness. Right up there at the top of the list, alongside dark-washed denim and a great leather jacket, is the blazer. But have you …

Men's Fashion

FLAC vs. MP3

If you spend enough time reading up on digital audio — and it probably doesn’t take that long — chances are near 100 percent that you’ll encounter …

Audiophile

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Arrasa en las apps para ligar

¿Cómo puedes destacar en una datting app sobre tus competidores? Una reportera infiltrada te explica, tras muchas citas a sus espaldas, qué es lo que …

U2’s ‘Zooropa’: 10 Things You Didn’t Know

“Subtle” has rarely been a word used to describe U2. But on July 5th, 1993, the band released <i>Zooropa</i>, a surprise EP-turned-LP that traded bombastic …

zooropa

How to Use "Legato Rolling" to Play Fast

This month, I’d like to show you a great way to play fast, seamless note sequences using double hammer-ons and pull-offs. The licks shown here are …

Electric Guitar

Streaming TV is getting pricier by the minute

People looking to trim their cable bill turn to a variety of services that offer a smaller selection of channels streamed live over the internet. These streaming TV services go for a substantially lower cost than a traditional cable package.<p>But many of these aren’t as cheap as they once were. …

Smart TV

Watch Young Thug, Lil Uzi Vert Go Full David Lynch in Surreal ‘Up’ Video

Young Thug and Lil Uzi Vert descend into a world of surreal debauchery in the new video for their song, “Up.”<p>The clip has a distinctly David …

Rap & Hip-Hop