gaming
Guitar Hero Is Now a Yu-Gi-Oh-Style Card Game For Aspiring DJs

Harmonix is best known for video games like Guitar Hero, Rock Band, and cluttering up your living room with fake plastic instruments. Its next music game, however, trades guitars and drum sets for collectible cards that has aspiring DJs competing to remix songs — like playing Yu-Gi-Oh in the club. Read More >>

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Look at This Magnificent Daft Punk Helmet Replica

You wouldn't want to be the person who who enters a Halloween costume contest and finds themselves up against the ridiculously talented craftsmen at LoveProps. They just completed work on this flawless replica of Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo’s Daft Punk helmet that’s as gorgeous as it is fully functional. Read More >>

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Give This Skilled Juggle-Drumming Street Performer All the World’s Loose Change

It’s easy to walk past most street buskers, whose performances are often more annoying than entertaining. But were to you come across this guy, who masterfully blends the art of juggling with drumming while staying in perfect rhythm to the music he’s playing, you’d feel guilty about not emptying your entire wallet into his hat. Read More >>

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Apple Music Will Feature a Social Network for Artists

Another day, another Apple rumour, with this particular one coming courtesy of those in the know over at 9to5mac. According to Mark Gurman, Apple's much anticipated streaming music service is likely to imaginatively be called 'Apple Music' and will feature a deep, integrated social network for artists. Read More >>

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Magnetic Guitar Picks Eliminate Free Rock Concert Souvenirs

Bad news for those of you who splurge on front row concert tickets in hopes of snagging a musician's lost guitar pick. These plastic MagnetaPicks incorporate a thin magnetic neodymium disc that lets them securely stick to any metallic surface—from guitar strings to microphone stands— so they're next to impossible to lose. Read More >>

science
Sorry, Haters: Talent Is for Everyone

The authors of a recent opinion piece want to rain on the parade of anyone who thought they might be able to succeed by working really hard. Luckily, their arguments aren't very convincing. Read More >>