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New iRig Keys I/O plug-in enables hardware control over GarageBand and Logic Pro X

Anyone familiar with 9to5Toys and Logic Pros knows how much we like the IK Multimedia production gear. It might not be the absolute best-of-the-best out there, but the affordable price tags, more than capable functionality and seamless integration with our Apple gear puts it atop our list of some …

Music Production

This Week in Free Stuff: Virtual Drum Brain, VHS Drums & Keyboard Lessons for Electronic Music

Score the Synesthesia Virtual Drum Brain Software v3; Melodics drum, pad, and keyboard lessons; and AfroDJMac's Jack Burton VHS Drums Ableton Live …

'Just unreal': Trump's latest tweet indicates he's 'utterly clueless about his own jeopardy,' experts say

President Donald Trump may have just given special counsel Robert Mueller's obstruction-of-justice investigation an inadvertent boost.<p>On Saturday, Trump defended his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, following news that Flynn had pled guilty to one count of making false statements to …

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Murcia

Brief highlights<p>FC Barcelona 5 - Murcia 0<p>29 Nov 2017<p>The best of the action from the Copa del Rey game between FC Barcelona and Murcia

WTF Is Inter-App Audio Apps?

Nestled away in Apple’s <b>newly updated Garageband iOS app v2.0</b>, Inter-App Audio Apps function aims to bridge the gap between all your audio creation …

Music Production

Trump’s Russian Laundromat

In 1984, a Russian émigré named David Bogatin went shopping for apartments in New York City. The 38-year-old had arrived in America seven years …

Corruption

A Conspiracy of Dunces

Here is a good rule of thumb for dealing with Donald Trump: Everyone who gives him the benefit of the doubt eventually regrets it.<p>This was true of clients and contractors and creditors throughout his business career. It was true of the sycophants and opportunists before whom he dangled cabinet …

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House Democrats want to know why a major Russian money-laundering case was abruptly settled

Trump Jr., the president's eldest son, on Tuesday tweeted an email chain from June 2016 in which he entertained accepting damaging information from a "Russian government attorney" about Hillary Clinton as part of the Kremlin's support for his father's campaign.<p>That attorney, Natalia Veselnitskaya, …

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Investigators look for links between Trump, Russia cyber operations | McClatchy Washington Bureau

Investigators at the House and Senate Intelligence committees and the Justice Department are examining whether the Trump campaign’s digital operation …

Russian Officials Overheard Discussing Trump Associates Before Campaign Began

It isn’t clear whether Mr. Trump’s associates had any connection to his presidential aspirations<p>WASHINGTON—Investigators are re-examining conversations detected by U.S. intelligence agencies in spring 2015 that captured Russian government officials discussing associates of Donald Trump, according …

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Russia says it was in touch with Trump's campaign during election

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian government was in touch with members of President-elect Donald Trump’s political team during the U.S. election campaign and knows most of his entourage, one of Russia’s most senior diplomats told the Interfax news agency on Thursday.<p>Accused by defeated Democratic …

Russia

The Time I Got Recruited to Collude with the Russians

I read the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>’s article yesterday on attempts by a GOP operative to recover missing Hillary Clinton emails with more than usual …

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Donald Trump’s Bizarre Speech About Space Leaves Buzz Aldrin Confused

American icon and legendary astronaut Buzz Aldrin stood right beside Donald Trump as the president of the United States talked about space.<p>Aldrin, …

AP: Trump picked fraud felon as senior advisor

WASHINGTON<p>Donald Trump tapped a man to be a senior business adviser to his real-estate empire even after the man’s past involvement in a major …

Our #FakeHero president is an insult to our Founders

The signers of the Declaration of Independence were highly imperfect men. Thomas Jefferson and his fellow Southerners were rank hypocrites for declaring “all men are created equal” while owning men, women and children as their slaves. John Adams was sour and disputatious, and later as president …

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Junkie Running Dry

Of course Trump needs the media.<p>Some people simply cannot handle the fact that Donald Trump was elected president.<p>One of those people is Donald Trump.<p>…

Warner: 'More clarity' in Russia probe 'in a couple of months'

Sen. Mark Warner said Sunday that "in a couple of months" there will be "more clarity" in the Senate's probe into Russian involvement in the 2016 election.<p>In an interview with CNN’s "Fareed Zakaria GPS," the Virginia Democrat said the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence is at the "stage of …

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Harvard law professor: If the White House threatened 'Morning Joe' hosts with a National Enquirer story, it's a crime - SFGate

Alex Wong/Getty Images<p>If President Donald Trump or members of his administration told MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough that a National Enquirer hit piece would be published unless they provided the president with better coverage, that would be a crime, a Harvard law professor …

Trump appears to promote violence against CNN with tweet

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — A day after defending his use of social media as befitting a “modern day” president, President Trump appeared to promote violence against CNN in a tweet.<p>Trump, who is on vacation at his Bedminster golf resort, posted on Twitter an old video clip of him performing in a WWE …

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Bill to create panel that could remove Trump from office quietly picks up Democratic support

For months, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and other Democratic leaders have privately counseled their more militant members to forswear talk of …

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Donald Trump

Media Critic in Chief Trump Keeps on Tweeting About Cable News

President Donald Trump’s obsession with cable news has been evident since before he moved into the White House. But this week, one of the most …

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

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Flecks of "solar glitter" can make almost anything solar powered

A solar technology invented years ago at Sandia National Laboratories has gotten a step closer to being on the market and that should make you pretty …

An entire 'Pokémon' game is playable inside 'Minecraft'

When you think of <i>Minecraft</i> add-ons, you probably think of mini games or the occasional clever machine -- fun, but you'll likely be back to the main game before long. Well, you might want to clear your schedule with this one. Phoenix SC has released <i>Pokémon Cobalt and Amethyst</i>, a <i>Minecraft</i> add-on that …

Watch how Portal would work in the real world thanks to Microsoft HoloLens

Valve’s Portal series is one of the more beloved in PC gaming, thanks to its debut of unique puzzle mechanics to inject some fresh life in the tired first-person action genre. The game looks even more interesting when you’re using its unique mechanics overlaid on the real world, with virtual …

Nier: Automata is shaping up to be one of 2017’s best action games

You can try it for yourself on PS4 tomorrow<p>The developers of <i>Nier: Automata</i> understand how important it is that a really big sword feels like a really big sword. The upcoming action-RPG puts you in the role of an android soldier who wields a blade that’s even taller than she is, and when you swing …