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Inside Evernote’s brain

As it refreshes its brand, the company behind the note-taking app reflects on its past, present, and future–and the true meaning of “Remember everything.”<p>“Why the hell are we here today?”<p>Chris O’Neill, Evernote’s CEO, is addressing an audience made up of the company’s employees in a tent pitched on …

Productivity

The Ultimate Chops Builder: 51 Exercises to Give You Killer Technique

An awestruck concertgoer approaches a virtuoso performer after a show and, after making the usual congratulatory remarks, says, I’d give anything to …

Electric Guitar

Delete old iOS backups to free up tons of space on your Mac

I was shocked to discover that the biggest chunk of data occupying my MacBook's ($1,199 at Amazon.com) limited storage were iOS files. Needless iOS files, to be exact. I was unknowingly storing iPhone ($1,000 at Cricket Wireless) backups on my Mac for an iPhone and an iPad ($346 at Amazon …

Operating Systems

Guitar basics: funk rhythm guitar

<b>Improve your rhythm skills whatever style of music you’re into as we take a look at some funk essentials...</b><p><b>“Why do I need to learn funk guitar?”</b><p>Funk …

Electric Guitar

Recipe: Easy Lemongrass Grilled Chicken — Quick and Easy Weeknight Dinners

One of the easiest but tastiest chicken recipes you can grill this summer involves lemongrass, a few pantry staples, and boneless chicken thighs. …

Recipes

These $3 Plastic Pot Scrapers Destroy Stuck-on Food (and They Last Forever)

These look more like crumbs, but the scraper can lift all kinds of caked-on grime.<p>The very first thing I did when moving into my 100-year-old house a …

Cleaning

How to Never Run Out of Licks Again

Learning other people's licks is great, not to mention essential, as pretty much everyone reading this sentence can attest.<p>But, according to guitar …

Electric Guitar

This New Sneaker Brand Thinks Day-to-Day Life Is Athletic Enough

Lane-Eight isn't built for supermen—just regular guys who like shoes and move around a lot.<p>Josh and James Shorrock know a thing or two about the sneaker world—after all, they've both worked inside of it. Josh logged time on the supply side at Adidas, while James cut his teeth covering the space for …

Shoes

8 CBD products you need to try—even if you’re a skeptic

<i>When it comes to choosing a CBD product, it can feel like the Wild West. With almost no regulation in place, how can a wellness-minded, CBD-curious</i> …

Skin Care

This Woman 'Enrolled' In Student Loan Forgiveness -- And Then Learned This

Mary Carroll has spent her career in public service.<p>Like many public servants, in exchange for her public service for the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services, she intended to benefit from public service loan forgiveness for her federal student loans.<p>Carroll, now 39 and living in …

College & University

Jazz In The 21st Century Is All About 'Playing Changes'

The history of jazz in the 20th century is well known, but the course of the genre in the 21st century is still being charted. According to Nate Chinen, music critic for NPR Music and WBGO, jazz in the new millennium has enjoyed a type of Renaissance thanks to some key players.<p>Chinen's new book</i> …

Flute

Ryan Reynolds Has Worn Another Perfect Suit And This Is Getting Ridiculous Now

He makes it look easy. That's because it is<p>Ryan Reynolds dresses well: most men know this. However, what separates the <i>Deadpool</i> star from his Hollywood brethren is the sheer consistency - he knows what looks good, he sticks to it, and as a result, rarely lets us down. Better yet, it's not so …

Ryan Reynolds

Basic Buttermilk Pancakes

Let the batter rest for at least 5 minutes. Meanwhile, heat a griddle (preferably cast-iron) over medium heat. Oil the griddle lightly. The pan is …

Breakfast

20 Essential Restaurants in San Antonio to Try On Your Lunch Break

<b>Demo’s Greek Food</b> <i><br>Multiple locations, demosgreekfood.com</i><br>These lunch specials keep it simple: choose from the traditional gyro sandwich or the chicken …

San Antonio

Classical music for beginners: A primer for all; no snobs, please

Classical music aficionados: Go away. This article is not for you. Instead, it is for everyone who sees classical music as a private club and who feels they're standing outside the clubhouse. It's for those who have been to one or two orchestral concerts but are still not quite sure what they're …

Piano

Most Job Candidates Fail My Simple Interview Test Right Away. Here's How.

Here are five things you can do to make your job hunt easier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every single time I interview a candidate for a position at work, I always start out by saying, “Tell me about yourself.”<p>Of course, I start with a little small talk here and …

Employment

The Best Hair Care Products for Naturally Gray Hair

Silver fox status, complete.<p>When your hair goes gray, it becomes more rigid—"wiry" is the word they throw around—and it’s at a greater risk of looking dull. Fight back with the best haircare products for gray hair. It's wiry because it’s changing on a microscopic level: “Gray hair is incredibly …

Hair Care

A Complete Guide to the 15 Best Whisky & Scotch Glasses

There comes a point in every true whisky drinker’s life where he puts down the shot glass and picks up the snifter, Glencairn, or tumbler instead. …

Whiskey

The $90 LED Light That Destroys Shower Mold For Good

A few months ago, we wrote about a mind-blowing bacteria-killing under-cabinet light, and it changed the cleaning game forever. And now, the brand …

Fungi

How Prolific Session Musician Carol Kaye Created Some of Music’s Most Iconic Guitar and Bass Lines

Music writer Polyphonic, who creates incredibly informative video essays introduced a lot of people (myself included) Carol Kaye. Kaye was a rare …

Guitar

The Best Freezer Finds in an Asian Grocery Store, According to an Expert — Shopping

The very aptly named Woks of Life blog is a multi-generational culinary operation geared towards "anyone looking to try their hand at Grade-A …

Archives

How to Remove Anything from Any Photo in Photoshop (Video Tutorial)

Here’s a typical photo scenario: someone you know has an otherwise attractive portrait which, unfortunately, also includes an ex-boyfriend or …

Tutorials

How This Strategy Helped My Company Ditch Email and Become Way More Productive

Our seemingly innocent CRM implementation has completely revolutionized the way we do business.<p>Let's face it, many of us feel completely overwhelmed at work. It's estimated that the average professional person spends 20 percent of his or her time searching for information. Our inboxes are inundated …

Project Management

6 Things That Will Help You Grow Wealth (That Most People Won't Do)

“How can I grow wealth?”<p>As a financial planner, I hear this question (or some variation of it) almost every day. And while I’m happy to provide answers and advice, there’s something I’ve noticed about most people who ask this question.<p>They don’t take action on the answers. They don’t follow the …

Personal Finance

6 Rules for Matching Your Watch With Your Clothes | The Art of Manliness

Imagine a man in a tuxedo at a black tie event.<p>He has poise, style, and a posture that grabs everyone’s attention.<p>He casually lifts his hand to check …

Men's Fashion

How Liquid Electrical Tape Can Rescue Your Broken Phone Charger

Charger cables for cell phones usually last only a few years before the insulation starts fraying on the ends. Replacement cables cost $8 to $30, but …

Gear & Gadgets

This is the healthiest way to make crispy fried chicken

The Air Fryer is right up there with the Instant Pot in terms of trendy game-changing kitchen appliances. If you don’t have your own Air Fryer, …

Food

Essential style items every man should own

By Omar Hamwi<p>A man’s wardrobe can be many things, but what it definitely should be is practical. While some guys prefer to buy only what they need, …

Men's Fashion

11 Full-time Travelers Share the Shoes That Have Never Let Them Down

See the sneakers, sandals, and hiking shoes that have stood up to years of exploring.<p>Think about how many steps you take during your normal routine: …

Shoes

We Paid Off $147,000 in Debt in 3 Years. Here’s How We Became Financially Free

"It became like a game to us."<p>Jessie and Josh Boyce had secured the best-paying, most stable careers they’d ever had when they moved to Florida in …

Personal Finance