Aswin Vijayan

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What the Color of Your Luxury Car Says About You and Your Taste

Believe it or not, most luxury cars are not McLaren orange, or even Ferrari red.<p>They’re “arctic,” or “diamond,” or “fog.” In short: White. Silver. …

3D Touch In iPhone 6S Isn't Just A Gimmick. Here's How It Works

Apple’s latest iPhones feature a pressure-sensitive display that literally adds another dimension to interacting with a touchscreen.<p>Following tap, swipe and gestures like pinch, which involve two or more fingers – branded ‘Multi-Touch’ – the iPhone 6s can also respond to the forces applied when …

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Here's the real reason artificial intelligence could be a threat

Stephen Hawking, Bill Gates and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk are just a few notable people who have warned about the perilous consequences associated with developing AI systems.<p>"The development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race," Hawking cautioned last year.<p>Musk …

50 surreal desert images of Burning Man 2015

Burning Man 2015 may be over, but it lives on through Instagram.<p>As usual, the festival's ethereal dreamscape of swirling dust, twisted metals and …

Burning Man

Cost of Galaxy's battle against iPhone on the rise | Reuters

SEOUL, (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics (005930.KS) has pulled out all the stops on its new Galaxy smartphones, but their modest prices compared to the latest iPhones throw an uneasy spotlight on the long-term cost of fighting Apple’s (AAPL.O) premium branding.<p>A hostess displays the new Samsung …

How to Shoot a Star Trails Selfie

There are times when planning and patience can result in a killer shot. This nighttime star trails selfie (above) that I captured in the Canadian …

Finessing a Post-Crop Vignette in Lightroom

Vignettes are a two edged sword, and many of us fall to their siren song. Vignettes can really make your photographs look masterfully finished, but …

1000 Mini Vector Icons for Download

A huge pack of 1000 mini vector icons by design studio Creative Stall.<p>Creative Stall is a design studio dedicated to help the creative crowd with …

Why This Apple Guy Believes in Google’s Material Design

April 13, 2015<b>I am an apple guy.</b> I have been since I got my first Mac when I was 16. I’m typing this on a MacBook Pro that’s sitting beside my iPhone …

7 Scientific Self Help Books That Will Transform Your Life

I’m one of those weirdos that prefers reading non-fiction books over fiction books any day of the week — especially when it comes to books about …

Robert Downey Jr. walks out on 'Avengers' interview

Technically Incorrect: After a British interviewer suggests that Tony Stark has become more likable and that this applies to the actor, too, Downey becomes testy.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Should superheroes suffer?<p>Should they be …