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3 Simple Steps to Mastering Any New Subject, According to a Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist

Learn anything faster using the Feynman Technique.<p>As we get older, learning something new becomes more complex, tedious, and time-consuming than …

How to Build a Wall-Mounted PC

Our step-by-step video guide takes you through the challenging process of building a PC in an open-air case meant for wall mounting.<p>PCMag reviews …

10 Steam Tips for PC Gaming Noobs and Power Users

Make your PC gaming experience an even better one with these 10 Steam tips.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Gaming

How to Simplify Any Scale and Improvise With It

Let’s face it, improvisation of any kind on guitar is hard but if you work at it, you’ll be rewarded. Guitarists are notorious for diving in at the …

The best monitor arms

<i>By Anna Perling</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After researching more …

Gene therapy reverses muscular dystrophy symptoms in dogs

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is the most common and, sadly, the most severe form of the debilitating genetic disorder. Now researchers have used …

How to learn to play the piano in six weeks

In How to Play the Piano, the concert pianist James Rhodes teaches readers how they can learn the instrument in just six weeks. Watch the video above to find out more.<p>Many adults express a desire to learn an instrument, but may have been put off by childhood lessons, the dread of long and tedious …

Piano

Japanese Manners Made Easy 

Maybe you’ve been to Japan or plan on going. Perhaps you recently moved here, or it could be that you’re simply interested in the country. Japanese …

Learn How to Build Apps on Android, the World's Most Popular Smartphone OS

Get the skills you need to develop for Android N in a single, immersive course package.<p>Building apps can be a tough skill to master. But before you decide that Apple's iOS is good enough, it's worth giving the world's most popular operating system a shot—Google's Android.<p>Android Nougat (also known …

Can Lasers Blast Away Those Weird Squiggles at the Corners of Your Vision?

You’re staring at the sky on a sunny day when you notice, in the corner of your eye, a transparent squiggle floating slowly across the blue. You try …

These Are The World’s Finest Shoemakers You Need To Know

A quality suit is good, a nice watch is a must, but without a decent pair of shoes your first impression is likely to sink. Everyone says they’re the …

Hardy hikers summit Mt Fuji as climbing season gets underway in Japan

The official climbing season for Japan’s Mt Fuji has begun, with the first crop of hardy hikers reaching the summit in the wee hours of the morning on 1 July, though hopes to see the sunrise were dashed by clouds and rain.<p>Japan’s most iconic natural landmark and highest peak, 3776m Fuji sees around …

5 Better Alternatives To The SNES Classic Edition

<b>If you missed the pre-orders, give up now – you’re never going to get an SNES Mini. But little did you know there are five alternatives that are so</b> …

What Happens in Your Brain When You Learn a Song

The neocortex is the part of the human brain that processes the world around us. It controls language and motor function. It helps us recognize our …

Meet the stock music composers who can make up to £30,000 a year by writing and selling the soundtracks to our digital lives<p>Most people know you can earn money from posting videos and images on the likes of YouTube and Instagram. But few are probably aware that there is a hidden army of “gig …

Intellectual Property

Become a Better Visual Storyteller by Following These 10 Rules for Better Composition (VIDEO)

Most great photographers are also accomplished visual storytellers who understand how to draw viewers into their scene and direct their eyes to the …

Beyond Blues: Phrasing—A Lost Art

Phrasing: When it comes to an improvised solo, it’s pretty much what separates the good players from the greats. It’s the difference between a solo …

What You Need To Know About Overclocking

Part of the final frontier with PCs is overclocking: getting more out of your system than it says on the box. But what settings do you change? How do …

20 best free fonts of 2017

We all love a free font. But with so many new free fonts continually being released, it’s easy to get a little lost.<p>So in this post, we’ve brought …

TV Practicing for Rhythm and Speed

<b>What is TV Practicing?</b><br>TV Practicing is basically when you practice something that involves mindlessly repeating it until it becomes second nature; …

How I made my own VPN server in 15 minutes

People are (rightfully) freaking out about their privacy as the Senate voted to let internet providers share your private data with advertisers. While it’s important to protect your privacy, it doesn’t mean that you should sign up to a VPN service and tunnel all your internet traffic through VPN …

Everything You Need to Shoot Good-Looking Video With Your iPhone

If you own an iPhone, you already have what you need to make professional-looking videos. Whether you’re just dabbling or a video wizard, you can …

Videography

The processor is the most important part of a computer, but CPU names and numbers don’t mean much to most people. Regular commenter 75drayton wants help figuring them out<p><i>I had no idea the Core i3-6100 you mentioned last week is faster than some of the slower i5 chips. Is there any chance of you</i> …

Computer Hardware

How to swap Windows drives

Great PCs take time. I don’t mean getting the hardware together: that’s actually pretty easy and mostly about opening the case, screwing everything …

10 Tricks to Make Yourself a SoundCloud Master

SoundCloud has been around since 2007, growing from a simple streaming player to take on podcasting, music discovery, and basically anything else …

Brain Implant Allows Paralyzed Monkey to Walk Again

For the first time ever, a neural device has been used to restore locomotion in paralyzed primates. It may be years before clinical trials can begin …

Security Is Fast Becoming The Achilles Heel of Consumer Internet of Things

Despite increased consumer interest, new scenarios, and multi-million-dollar investments, Internet of Things is still struggling with one of the worst problems of the hi-tech industry – security. The recent DDoS attack on DynDNS where hackers exploited insecure cameras and DVRs is just an …

Remote Controls

Five Small Things That Make a Big Difference in Your Guitar Playing

2<p>SHARES<p>Imagine Zakk Wylde and Chuck Berry playing the same lick through the same rig. It would sound totally different because Zakk and Chuck …

How to Make Your Windows 10 Computer Work Like New Again

Reinstalling Windows is an easy way to fix a PC that’s been giving you problems. It can resolve most common issues including lagging to mysterious …

Underwater Girls in Knee Socks Model Tentacle Mecha - Interest

Designer and filmmaker Manabu Koga unveiled the newest installment in his Suite Underwater Knee-High Girls project. In the project's second Salvage …

Anime