Michael Shannon Gravley

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Windows 10 tip: Turn on the new anti-ransomware features in the Fall Creators Update

A well-hidden feature in Windows 10 version 1709 prevents "unfriendly" apps (including most known strains of ransomware) from modifying files in …

Malware

Remembering Lynyrd Skynyrd's Deadly 1977 Plane Crash

Ronnie Van Zant's bandmates were anxious as they prepared to board their leased plane at Greenville, South Carolina's Downtown Airport on the …

Explore Your Favorite Movie Worlds Through Beautiful, Hand-Painted Maps

See the geography and plots of Star Wars, Princess Bride, Lord of the Rings and more laid out from start to finish on these hand-painted maps.<p>Illustrating everything that happens in an action adventure movie like <i>Star Trek</i> on one page is like playing Tetris, according to artist Andrew DeGraff, who …

Star Trek

Machine Gun Kelly - Mind of a Stoner ft. Wiz Khalifa (OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO)

Music Videos

Ten Basic Rules for Adventure

Earlier this year, my book <i>The Great Outdoors: A User’s Guide</i> came out, representing about 12 years’ worth of poking around in the out-of-doors—climbing, backpacking, hiking, skiing, trail running, mountain biking, bike touring, and just about everything else. I haven’t climbed Everest, but I’ve …

Coca production is booming in Colombia — here's how it gets turned into cocaine

In late 2016, Colombia sealed a peace deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, a left-wing rebel group and major drug trafficker.<p>But they have struggled to implement important aspects of the deal, and coca production has only increased.<p>After hitting a low in 2012, cultivation …

How to Fake Playing Piano: Lesson 1

Imagine someone just starting to learn the piano. What does it sound like? Hot Cross Buns? Mary Had a Little Lamb? I sat down with composer Jason …

10 websites every school computer lab should bookmark

It’s homework time, and these online tools can provide information, build skills, inform, and entertain<p>When kids visit the computer lab after school, they're usually there to finish homework and pass the time productively, so you want them to access the best tools possible. These math, reading, …

Sylvester Stallone gets shown up at golf by his model daughter

It's difficult to imagine Rocky Balboa playing golf, but Sylvester Stallone is actually a decent player. The jacked actor checked in with an 11.4 handicap in Golf Digest's 2007 ranking of Hollywood golfers and we found this old clip of his athletic swing on YouTube:<p>And it looks like at least one of …

The 10 Best Tom Petty Songs

<b>Tom Petty</b> <b></b>may be gone but he left us with some of the amazing songs that he created during his lifetime. Here are ten of the best ones:<p>10. "Refugee" …

20 essential Mac keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Power to your fingertips.<p>The right keyboard shortcuts can save you a huge amount of time. Whether you're browsing the web or editing a document, these commands will cut the precious moments you spend reaching for the mouse and sifting through menus. Over hours, days, and weeks, that saved time …

Operating Systems

The 10 Most Dangerous Hikes In America

20 essential Windows keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Let your fingertips fly.<p>Compared to reaching for the mouse or navigating a menu, a single keyboard shortcut shaves a moment off your task. This might not seem like much, but add up all those saved moments over a week or a month, and you're gaining a substantial chunk of time. That's why it's …

Tutorials

SDKs and Programming Toolkits for AWS

This index highlights the primary developer tools, SDKs, IDE Toolkits, and Command Line Tools for developing and managing your AWS applications.<p>The …

Marilyn Manson Crushed by Stage Prop, Cuts New York Show Short

Marilyn Manson cut his Saturday night show at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom short after a stage prop collapsed atop the shock rocker. The severity …

Rock Music

How to Write a Cover Letter That Will Get You a Job Interview | Inc.com

Your eyes are set on a good job, one that will open new doors and presumably provide better pay than what you're making now. But you have to land the interview first, which means that cover letter you dread writing is not a mere formality, or something you should ever consider plagiarizing from the …

Employment

The 30 Sexiest Music Videos of All Time

NOW PLAYING<p>The 30 Sexiest Music Videos of All Time<p>By<p>Sex and pop music have walked hand in hand since the days of Elvis' swiveling hips. But the 1981 …

Music

Meet the Hardest Partiers on the Appalachian Trail

Has the AT’s party culture gone too far? Bill Donahue joins the trail’s biggest blowout to find out.Charles Chesnutt leads a double life. In one, he …

Red Cross

The 100 Hardest Video-Game Bosses, Ranked

Last week, <i>Destiny 2</i>, a highly anticipated online shooter that’s best played with friends, raised the curtain on a mystery it had been teasing for …

Dark Souls

Watch Prophets of Rage's Trump-Skewering New 'Hail to the Chief' Video

Prophets of Rage – the supergroup/"elite task force of revolutionary musicians" featuring members of Rage Against the Machine, Public Enemy and …

Music

Woman Creates Bug Spray That Allegedly Attracts Any Bigfoot in 1.5 Mile Radius

When hiking in North Carolina, everyone knows that you must ward yourself against the mosquitos and other southern bugs that plague the area, but it …

Jimi Hendrix Leaves Us At 27

On 18 September 1970, American record buyers had put <b>the Carpenters</b> at No. 1 with ‘Close To You.’ In the UK, <b>Smokey Robinson and the Miracles</b> were on …

Julius Peppers reintroduces himself during home opener

A gesture from Luke Kuechly created a special moment for the legendary defensive end, who led the charge with two sacks against Buffalo.

A Master List of 1,300 Free Courses From Top Universities: 45,000 Hours of Audio/Video Lectures

For the past 11 years, we've been busy rummaging around the internet and adding courses to an ever-growing list of <b>Free Online Courses</b>, which now …

Review: Prophets of Rage, Rap-Rock Supergroup, Calls for Revolution

This rap-rock supergroup – featuring Public Enemy's Chuck D and DJ Lord, Rage Against the Machine's Tom Morello, Tim Commerford and Brad Wilk, and …

Music

Do You Believe That Good Ghosts Exist?

Most ghostly experiences are benign<p>If you've had an experience that you think is a manifestation of a ghost, you may wonder whether it could be a …

10 facts that defend motorcycles

How many times have you had to defend motorcycling when a non-rider has attacked them as dangerous, noisy and smelly?<p>They tell you to grow up or …

Man stabbed by girlfriend, charged with rape after he assaulted her daughter, police say

A Cleveland man was charged with rape after his girlfriend stabbed him six times Tuesday when she discovered him naked atop of her 12-year-old daughter, police said.<p>Troy Parks, 31, was charged with “rape and gross sexual imposition” in the incident that occurred in a Cleveland neighborhood, …

Heart's Nancy Wilson On Love Songs, Sisterhood And Her New Supergroup

In the 1970s, fans of hard rock were no strangers to the impressive acoustic guitar scrambling of Nancy Wilson, perhaps best captured in the opening of the song "Crazy On You" by Heart.<p>Nancy Wilson and her sister, Ann, were the core of that band. Its albums, like <i>Dreamboat Annie</i> and <i>Little Queen,</i> …

Tom Morello And Chuck D On Trump, Punching Nazis In The Face, And Prophets Of Rage’s Self-Titled Debut

When Tom Morello corralled Chuck D and DJ Lord of Public Enemy, B-Real of Cypress Hill and the rhythm section from Rage Against The Machine for a supergroup called Prophets Of Rage in 2016, it appeared as the though the project might be a short-term proposition during an unusually contentious …