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How to Build a Raised Garden Bed - DIY

<i>A DIY project for a permanent garden box to provide a raised bed for your plants and decorate your backyard.</i><p>October 2017<br>By Sara Bendrick<p><i>For those who</i> …

Landscaping

How to Build Kitchen Cabinets & Install Drawer Slides

LaVar Ball pulls son LiAngelo Ball out of UCLA

LaVar Ball told ESPN that he has pulled his son LiAngelo out of UCLA.<p>"We are exploring other options with Gelo," LaVar Ball said on Monday. "He's out …

Basketball

Learn the Guitar Habits of Jimmy Page

646<p>SHARES<p>When it comes to certain guitar legends, you either love them or hate them.<p>Jimmy Page is one of those polarizing guitarists who it takes …

What’s a headphone amp, and do you really need one? You’d be surprised

From analog turntables to digital streaming, the way we get our music has transformed mightily over the years. As our music has gone increasingly …

Easy guitar theory: minor pentatonic scale

<b>There’s a good chance that you already use the minor pentatonic - it’s probably the most commonly used scale in rock and blues lead, and players such</b> …

Electric Guitar

Muscle Memory—The Real Trick to Becoming Lightning Fast

When I visited Shaolin, China there was a sign outside one of the Kung Fu schools that read: “I do not fear the man who has practiced a thousand …

Guitar

Master the modes with this in-depth guitar lesson

<b>The subject of modes crops up time and again among guitarists wishing to inject new flavours into their solos.</b><p>The main challenge is learning a bunch …

Which Sony a9 Feature Will Make Pros Switch?

Sony’s recently announced full-frame flagship a9 is a game changer for mirrorless systems. Designed to compete directly against the Canon EOS 1D X …

Allan Holdsworth's 10 Most Useful Scales

One of the late Allan Holdsworth's many strengths as a guitarist was his ability to improvise.<p>"I knew if I wanted to improvise over chord changes, …

Guitar

Top 5 Tricks To Skyrocket Your Improvisation Skills [Lessons]

<b>Soloing</b>: If you want to be a great player, it's vital that you learn to improvise!

Emotiva's $229 BasX A-100 amplifier wows the Audiophiliac

I get this question all the time: "Hey, Steve, do you have anything for me that's affordable, small and sounds great?" Now that I've spent some quality time with this little Emotiva amp, it'll be the one I'll start with. The BasX A-100 stereo integrated amp is built like no other $229 amp I've ever …

Audiophile

How to Memorize Scales and Unlock the Fretboard

1.3K<p>SHARES<p>Here's is an unorthodox method of memorizing scales using the common three-note-per-string shapes we often employ during runs.<p>Let’s say …

Woodworking: How to build a deck yourself

Get ready for a pretty serious woodworking upgrade… the deck build!<p>If you're looking to give your garden a stunning upgrade, you can't get much …

One Trick That Will Improve You Lead Guitar Playing Today [Lessons]

<b>Music Theory Tips</b>: There are a few things that are going to have the biggest impact on your sound as a guitar player.

Seven Amazing Chord Progressions to Inspire You

Inspiration can take many forms. Our favorite bands and artists are usually good for a spark (or a lightning bolt) that jumpstart our creative juices.<p>…

Guitar

The great mystery behind Albert Einstein’s theory may finally be over

Astronomers are testing an idea developed by Albert Einstein about a century ago to resolve a longstanding puzzle over what is driving the …

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Uneven drywall seams, popping nails, cracks or other defects can all surface after a wall is finished and painted. You can easily fix them, but you're probably going to have to re-prime the wall -- and you'll definitely have to paint it again. You use drywall joint compound for almost all drywall …

Home Improvement

The Right Way To Learn Modes | Guitar Lesson

7 Ways To Add Character to a Cookie Cutter Home

We can't all live in a gorgeous Haussmannien building on the left bank of the Seine. In fact, some of us have to live in effective but uninspiring …

Earth - Why we have a spine, when over 90% of animals don't

A popular trope of science fiction is a world in which creatures with unusual body plans rule. From the octopoid Martians of <i>War of the Worlds</i> to the giant "bugs" of <i>Starship Troopers</i>, there is a creepy appeal in the idea that a race of spineless creatures could pose a real threat to humanity.<p>Because …

Biology

UI Inspiration: Creative Interactions

As part of the process of a redesign, by the way I don't know if you've noticed that we are rocking a new Abduzeedo design. If you see anything like …

UI Design

Pokemon Go perfect storm turns tiny park into suburban nightmare

Pokemon Go continues to polarise, but it's possibly hated nowhere more than the residential suburb of Rhodes in Sydney, Australia. Peg Paterson Park, a small park in the usually quiet neighbourhood, has become a hub for would-be Pokemon trainers, thanks to a configuration of three PokeStops, points …

Pokémon

What the Clinton and Trump Tax Plans Would Mean For You

How much you'd pay, no matter how much you make.<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement<p>Advertisement

How to Build Your First Amplifier

In this tutorial we are going to build an amplifier circuit. We are going to accomplish this via the venerable LM386 integrated circuit (IC) …

What happens to a great open source project when its creators are no longer using the tool themselves?

PANDA, the four-year-old Knight News Challenge-winning newsroom application for storing and analyzing large data sets, still has a respectable community of users, but could now use a new longterm caretaker.<p>Wanted: One well-liked open source newsroom application seeks one or more …

Wireless Radio Frequency Module Using PIC Microcontroller.

Introduction: Wireless Radio Frequency Module Using PIC Microcontroller.<p>About: I'm a Human. I have Two Eyes,Two Ears,One Nose,One Mouth & One Brain …

Arduino

The Maker Show: Episode 8 - Driving Your Stepper Motor with an Arduino | The Maker Show

In this episode of The Maker Show, Bret Stateham will show you how to drive a stepper motor with an Arduino. Stepper motors are one of the unsung …

Smart Remote Control

Build this easy universal remote and command all your entertainment gadgets from your smartphone!<p>Is your remote control collection getting out of control? With a television, cable box, Blu-ray player, and stereo, not only does each remote take up space, but making them work to turn on the right …