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5 Simple tips for taking better travel pics

<b>1. Clean your lens</b><p>You may chuckle and think this is a given, but it’s not and I can’t recall the number of unintentionally ‘misty’ photos I’ve seen …

Landscape Photography

7 things no man should ever wear in the summer — and what to wear instead

As far as dress codes go, summer is a tricky time.<p>Men, especially, have a tendency to go too far toward the relaxed end of the spectrum, getting themselves into trouble by dressing inappropriately.<p>We've created a list of seven items that are best avoided, as well as exactly what they should be …

Microsoft's new app guides you through indoor spaces without GPS

GPS is great for finding your way around, except for when you’re indoors, where walls and ceilings make it difficult for satellite signals to accurately pinpoint your location. Thankfully, Microsoft has been thinking about a better way to help you navigate large malls, hospitals, office buildings …

Apps

How to fix and care for the tech in your life

Tebow to appear with Mets during spring training

He's officially made it to the major leagues. In spring training that is.<p>Scottsdale Scorpions outfielder Tim Tebow will play for the club's …

Baseball

Hawaii Had More Snow This Week Than Denver Or Chicago Has Had All Year

Don't be fooled: Hawaii is not an up-and-coming ski destination.<p>The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning in Hawaii this week. While that may sound peculiar, it’s not all that extraordinary. It snows nearly every year on the Big Island’s tallest mountains, where the warning was …

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Just Wrote Back to a Fifth Grader with a 'Great Idea'

Elon Musk, an active Twitter user, has been Tesla’s mouthpiece to the public, informing them about the electric car maker’s upcoming products and …

The 10 Most Deadly National Parks

In June, a 23-year-old Portland man walked away from a boardwalk and slipped and fell into the boiling, acidic spring in the Norris Geyser Basin in Yellowstone and never emerged. In July, a 35-year-old Florida woman fell to her death from a Grand Canyon trail when posting a photo from Ooh Aah …

The best fitness trackers 2017

Whether they’re counting your steps or helping you keep caloric tabs on that late-night McDonald’s trip, fitness trackers have taken the guesswork …

This touchscreen vibrates, blasts music—and companies like Apple should pay attention

All those rumors that the next iPhone or Samsung will be all screen in the front have a problem: No one's really sure how to <i>do</i> that. You'd need to …

Multi-Touch

4 ways to quick-charge your phone during a busy day

Get the most juice in the shortest time<p>As our phones have become more and more powerful, with bigger and bigger displays, the battery packs inside them have only just managed to keep pace. It's still not uncommon to be looking for a charger at the end of the day, no matter what make or model of …

Gear & Gadgets

Samsung’s Staedtler stylus is roughly 5,000 times more awesome than the Apple Pencil

Almost a real pencil!<p>Samsung introduced some tablets at Mobile World Congress last night. I was there, I listened to the whole thing, and I can’t really tell you much about them other than they exist and they’re technologically advanced. What swept me up in real emotion, however, was the Korean …

Apple Pencil

Want happy kids? Give them more experiences and less stuff

Family outings are more meaningful than the latest toy.<p>Research shows that if you want to be happy, you should spend your money on experiences …

That Time White People Burned and Pillaged a Black Community on Election Day

The 1920 massacre in Ocoee, Florida, involved whites lynching, castrating, and removing hundreds of blacks from their land in retaliation for them trying to exercise their right to vote.<p>Election Day 1920 gave us one of the most violent, horrific stories in the history of American democracy. And …

10 Point-And-Shoot Cameras For Every Price Range

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V<p><b>£729</b> <b>Buy here</b><p><b>Best for Size, Image Quality, 4K Video</b><p>The Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V by Sony is one of the best compact cameras …

Cameras

6 Secrets To Motivating Employees Most Leaders Don't Know

What you don't know as a leader can hurt you.<p>I travel all over the country facilitating leadership programs for companies, and I have come to a conclusion: most managers do not have a clue about how to motivate employees.<p>They ask me why employees aren't motivated, why they won't work harder and why …

motivatingemployees

Here’s 5 Reasons Why Your Photography Business Might Go Under

It’s just a fact of the matter - most photography businesses will fail. And though that’s a downer to think about, that doesn’t mean that your …

How to use Chrome Remote Desktop to help friends and family with new devices

If you’re anything like me, you spend basically all of your time on “holiday” not with family enjoying a nice cup of cocoa, but rather fixing and setting up all their devices. This can be annoying itself, but when you go back home, it can be even more of a pain helping out remotely without being …

F-Stops vs T-Stops - What are they? and when do you use them?

F-Stops are a familiar term when it comes to photography. As more photographer start to delve into the world of video, though, they’ve started …

Seven Ways to Teach Kids How to Manage Money

As adults, we’ve had a lifetime to learn how to manage our money and spend smart—but are we teaching our kids how to do the same? Finance may seem …

10 Ways to Become a Better Landscape Photographer in the Next Year

As each new year approaches, people usually start thinking about what they can do better or improve in the new year. As a professional landscape …

Landscape Photography

US to give up control of the internet's 'address book' after years of debate

Stewardship of the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority has moved from the US government to an international group, but not everyone is happy about it<p>As of Saturday morning the internet – or at least the bit of it that manages the network’s “address book” – is no longer controlled by an American …

Privacy

How to Add Internet Speed Indicator in Android Phones and Xiaomi Phones

How to Add Internet Speed Indicator in Android Phones and Xiaomi Phones (Video)<p>How to Add Network Speed Indicator in Android Phones and Xiaomi …

Everything Google announced at today's Pixel hardware event

Kicking off the show at its hardware launch, Google CEO Sundar Pichai touted the shift from mobile to artificial intelligence that allowed for two-way conversation and natural dialogue. He described Google’s desire to build an ‘individual Google’ for each user before detailing some interesting AI …

10 Things to Know About Supergirl Before Her TV Series

Marvel may be dominating the big screen, but DC Comics are currently busy making their presence felt on the small one before their movie slate kicks …

Comics