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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

Forget the Apple Watch. Set Reminders With These Elegant Mechanical Timepieces

In 2018, Jaeger-LeCoultre released the Polaris Memovox, a modern version of an alarm watch it first began making in 1958. The new watch features a …

What Do 'A.M.' And 'P.M.' Stand For Anyway?

Many people don't know what the abbreviations stand for -- or how we should refer to noon and midnight.<p>Americans use many abbreviations in everyday speech and writing. Shorthands like “yd” for yard and “a/c” for air conditioning are pretty straightforward, but there are some misconceptions about …

Language

Home Recording Basics: How to Mix Guitars

Last week’s installment of Home Recording Basics covered low-end mixing for basses, synths, and samples. Next, we’re moving on to guitars.<p>When it …

Music Production

How to Play Jazz Guitar with Just Six Chords

If you have no experience playing jazz but want to pick up some chords and techniques, this video is the perfect place to start.<p>In it, guitar …

Electric Guitar

Two Things You Must Practice to Master Pentatonics

597<p>SHARES<p>Chances are if you use the minor pentatonic scale frequently, you might take your method of playing it for granted. And it’s possible that …

Video Lesson: Learn to Play Your Favorite Songs in Any Keys

Bill EvansSeptember 10, 2017<p><b>From the November 2017 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY TIM BERTSCH</b><p>Weekly Workout lessons usually involve techniques that …

The ONLY Pentatonic Blues Scale you NEED (The B.B. Box)

Ask Amp Man: Beware the Clean Ones!

Pristine-looking old amps are often full of dirty secrets.

Arduino

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

Anatomy of a beat: 8 key elements

<b>The drum kit - real, virtual or electronic - is used in many different ways, depending on the genre in which it's being put to work. The individual</b> …

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10 ways to improve your acoustic guitar sound using EQ

<b>Getting a good acoustic guitar tone isn't as simple as just plugging in and turning up; it requires a careful understanding of how EQ frequencies</b> …

3 Must Know acoustic blues solo tricks (Key of A minor) CRUSH your Solos

New Zealand hit by 'weather bomb' bringing summer snow and flooding

Severe low caused heavy rain and gales and resulted in large dumps of snow in the middle of the southern summer<p>A powerful “weather bomb” has hit New Zealand, cutting off rural towns, flooding major roads and dumping snow on to bare alpine ski fields at what should be the height of the southern …

Weather

Man gets 4 life terms in prison for killing 4 in mass shooting at L.A. restaurant

A Los Angeles judge Tuesday sentenced a 33-year-old man to multiple life terms in prison for killing four people at a San Fernando Valley restaurant more than six years ago.<p>Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Charlaine F. Olmedo imposed two consecutive life terms without the possibility of …

Trump, Brexit, Terrorism, And The Hidden Link That Ties Them

<i>Heavily armed New York City Police officers patrol inside the Trump Tower building in New York. REUTERS/Darren Ornitz</i><p><i>The events and processes stirring our planet are linked so deeply that their root causes converge into a single reason</i>.<p>Since 2008, the world has been hit with one crisis after …

The Coming War on China review – discomfiting doc exposes US nuclear tactics

John Pilger lays bare the historical horrors of the US military in the Pacific, exposing the paranoia and pre-emptive aggression of its semi-secret bases<p>The title of John Pilger’s new film reminded me of a now-forgotten conservative tract from 1991, The Coming War With Japan by George Friedman and …

Thousands of rainbow trout escape into Danish sea after ship crash

Up to 80,000 rainbow trout have escaped into open waters after a cargo ship crashed into a Danish fish farm. Danes have been encouraged to take up …

India's decision to seal Pakistan border irrational, will complicate relations with Beijing: Chinese media

<b>Beijing:</b> India's move to completely seal its border with Pakistan was a " very irrational decision" and would further complicate India-China …

Unlocked / SIM-Free iPhone 7, Plus Price In UK, US, India Other Countries [List]

Here are factory unlocked (SIM-free/non-contract) prices for iPhone 7 / 7 Plus in US, UK, India, China, and other European and Asian countries.<br>[ …

F.D.A. Bans Sale of Many Antibacterial Soaps, Saying Risks Outweigh Benefits

WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration banned the sale of soaps containing certain antibacterial chemicals on Friday, saying industry had failed to prove they were safe to use over the long term or more effective than using ordinary soap and water.<p>In all the F.D.A. took action against 19 …

WhatsApp and Skype May Be More Heavily Regulated in the EU

Internet-based services such as Microsoft’s (msft) Skype and Facebook’s (fb) WhatsApp often act as a replacement for traditional voice and SMS …

Acalvio emerges from stealth with $17M to bring its deception-based cybersecurity system to market

Acalvio Technologies, a new start-up stocked with cybersecurity veterans, is emerging from some two years of stealth with $17 million in combined series A and B funding and a security product which the team claims leapfrogs existing solutions.<p>TechCrunch spoke with founder and CEO Ram Varadarajan …

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Apple and Facebook helped bust the world's biggest torrent site

When you're the owner of the world's biggest torrent-sharing site, the last thing you'd expect to land you in trouble would be a totally legitimate (and legal) purchase via iTunes. But that's what happened to 30-year-old Ukrainian Artem Vaulin a.k.a "tirm," owner and operator of KickassTorrents …

Cleveland police union concerned about safety at RNC, anti-cop rhetoric

The head of the Cleveland police union expressed concerns Friday about officer safety at the upcoming Republican National Convention in the wake of the Dallas murders – while also criticizing politicians for “fact-less rhetoric” he suggested put officers’ lives at risk.<p>After a sniper killed five …

Can Attachment Theory Explain All Our Relationships?

The stage is set: a room with two chairs and some toys on the floor. A mother and her 1-year-old baby enter and begin the Strange Situation, a …

Parenting