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Best Acoustic Guitar Strings (April 2018) - Reviewed and Compared

Aren’t you tired of all the bad guitar tones?<p>Don’t worry, it’s not your playing …<p>It’s probably the strings you use.<p>So why not take a look at the <i>Best</i> …

Guitar

Produce live drum beats while playing guitar with the FootDrum Plus Salgo

<b>It feels like a lot of manufacturers are really trying to stick the boot in to drummers with multi-pattern drum machines - most notably,</b> <b>DigiTech's</b> …

Pleasing the crowd: Music makers that hit the right note

Digitizing an acoustic guitar<p>Berlin-based musician Robin Sukroso has been attaching MIDI controllers of one sort or another to an acoustic guitar for …

iOS Apps

5 Pentatonic Licks That Help Learn Pentatonic Positions [Lessons]

<b>Soloing</b>: These five minor pentatonic licks in G will help you cover all the positions of the minor pentatonic scale while giving you new musical ideas

Spying after Snowden: What's changed and what hasn't

Over the last three and a half years, Edward Snowden has gone from an anonymous government contractor to a global celebrity made the subject of two …

6 Ways To Step Up Your Oral Sex Game

4.1K<p>SHARES<p>Oral sex is a delicate art that every man should master, but you already know what you’re doing, right? Right. But since there is <i>literally</i> …

Raspberry Pi releases an OS to breathe new life into old PCs

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has released an experimental version of its Linux-based Pixel OS for Windows and Mac PCs. The OS, originally designed to run only on the Raspberry Pi hobby board, comes with the Chromium web browser and a suite of productivity and coding tools. "We asked ourselves one …

Raspberry Pi

11 best state parks in California

1. Malibu Creek, Calabasas<p>This is the former site of the 20th Century Fox studios’ location ranch, where they filmed the TV show M*A*S*H. There are …

California

How men fall in love

Raymond December 18, 2016 10 comments<p>How am I ever going to commit to one woman when I just want to have sex with everything in sight? Let’s talk …

Easy Ways to Motivate Yourself to Work When You're Really Not Feeling It

We all have those days where we’re really not feeling it but we have to get some work done anyway. Whether that’s today or every day, this graphic …

Productivity

Guitar Essentials: Three Pentatonic Exercises Every Guitarist Should Know

0<p>SHARES<p><b>PHOTO: Gabriel Pollard | Flickr Creative Commons (cropped)</b><p>Pentatonics are the basis for most of every guitarist’s lead work, whether you play …

AIRS

The Weird And Wonderful Deep Web As is implicit in its very name, the deep web can best be described as a labyrinth of sorts, complete with …

A Neat Trick to Help You Learn Scales Fast

Learning a scale isn’t just memorizing a pattern. In fact, it’s memorizing lots of patterns, but there’s more to it than that.<p>Unless you actually …

Guitar

5 Iconic Guitar Licks Every Guitarist Should Know | Guitar Lesson

There's nothing better than learning that lick you've always heard the legends play. Here are 5 must know licks for many reasons.

The complete list of Cortana commands

If you don't use Cortana, Microsoft's voice-activated personal assistant, you're missing out on some handy, hands-free functionality -- especially now that she's fully integrated into Windows 10, and Windows 10 is <i>everywhere</i>.<p>Like Apple's Siri and Google's Google Now, Cortana is an intelligent …

Quickly create a VPN with the Hotspot Shield browser extension

Can't watch Netflix from where you are located? Can't check in with your fantasy football team from behind your office's firewall? Can't use a public hotspot without worrying about your unencrypted data being seen by prying eyes?<p>A VPN can assuage these issues, but VPN software typically either …

Information Systems

Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” Played on Korean Instrument Dating Back to 6th Century

Gayageum player Luna Lee has been on a bit of a viral video roll recently. First it was her cover of "Space Oddity" by David Bowie that earned her …

6 Things You Never Knew About Women and Porn

Your understanding of women and porn is probably hinged upon the women you’re watching <i>on</i> screen, and not the women actually watching the screen …

Stereotypes

3D embryo atlas reveals human development in unprecedented detail

Digital model will aid vital research, offering chance chance to explore intricate changes occurring in the first weeks of life<p>The beautiful and otherworldly development of the human embryo has been revealed in unprecedented detail in an interactive three-dimensional atlas.<p>The digital models, built …

Prenatal Development

Play Blues Guitar 10: Advanced Soloing Principles: Introduction

Watch the Play Blues Guitar 10: Advanced Soloing Principles online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Blues Guitar 10: Advanced Soloing …

How to make money on YouTube

Making money from posting videos on YouTube sounds as simple and ideal as winning the scratch-off lottery at your neighborhood gas station. But the …

Social Media

Are Non-Monogamous Couples Happier?

Bob Dylan had it right when he said "The times they are a changing." While a few decades ago the idea of a polyamorous relationship may have been …

Relationships

15 Free E-Books That Will Help You Be a Better Entrepreneur

No matter how long you have been in business there is always more to learn.<p>Whether you have only recently started entertaining the thought of striking out on your own or you've been an entrepreneur for a while, we can all agree on one thing, there is always more to learn. The other thing we can all …

Online Life

Inside Magic Leap, The Secretive $4.5 Billion Startup Changing Computing Forever

The hottest ticket in tech is an invitation to a banal South Florida business park, indistinguishable on the outside from countless other office buildings that dot America’s suburban landscape. Inside, it’s a whole different story. A different reality, in fact. Humanoid robots walk down the halls, …

Augmented Reality

Where to place home security cameras, according to the data

In 2015, the total value of reported stolen property was more than $12 billion, according to the FBI. A well-placed camera can help identify intruders and potentially get your stuff back after a robbery.<p>If your security cameras are placed in the wrong areas, though, you may not be as protected as …

This Special Forces-Inspired Tactical Dagger Is The Ultimate Self-Defense Tool

If anyone might have a coolly precise idea as to what might make the perfect non-ballistic self-defense tool, it might be an experienced special …

Self Defense

How to Track a Human | The Art of Manliness

It’s a common trope in classic Westerns. A posse is rounded up to find some bad guys who’ve headed out into the desert to hide. To help track them …

Self Defense

The Superhero in the Vagina

Can researchers harness the power of protective bacteria to guard against a common infection?<p>The aisle is marked with a little red sign that says “Feminine Treatments.” Squeezed between the urinary incontinence pads and treatments for yeast infections, there is a wall of bottles and packages in …

Who Would Win if Batman Actually Fought Boba Fett?

Alex Ross revealed the painting. We debated who would win and why.<p>When legendary vigilantes fight intergalactic bounty hunters, everybody wins, …

Boba Fett

8 Things the Most Toxic People in Your Life Have in Common

Do you know a toxic person? Even if you don't now, at some point in your life you're bound to have come across a person who fits the description. …

Self-help