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25 Fantastic and Funny Photos Celebrate Photoshop's 25th Birthday

Happy Birthday, Photoshop! Twenty-five years ago, this week, a little graphics editing program named Photoshop was born. Fast forward a few decades and now we're living in a world where surreal-looking images are all around us. As part of the celebration, Adobe has launched a search for 25 of the …

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How Do I Pitch a Great Campsite?

<i>A:</i><p>Sarah McCloskey just finished what most of us can only dream of doing—a 7,000-mile road trip in a 1987 Vanagon Syncro.<p>Traveling with her husband, her 5-year-old daughter, and the family dog, McCloskey spent eight months on the road. By the end of that time, she knew how to pick the perfect …

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The 5 Massive New Telescopes That Will Change Astronomy Forever

The biggest building boom in the history of astronomy is upon us. In Chile and Hawaii and in space, astronomers are getting powerful telescopes that …

The Big Picture: SpaceX Falcon 9 departs from Cape Canaveral

Before most of us here in the States woke from last night's slumber, Elon Musk's outfit launched a rocket into space. The SpaceX Falcon 9 blazed across the sky from Cape Canaveral, Florida at 4AM ET, carrying an AsiaSat 8 satellite to deploy into orbit. Liftoff came just hours after the …

Your Jawbone can share your location and your fitness app can leak your data

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>You already knew your smartphone was tracking you, but now it turns out that your location and other data can be tracked from …

A big day for Revolv! Smart home hub adds Android and Nest support

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Revolv, whose home hub lets you control a variety of connected devices in one app, has finally released an Android version as …

Apple enticing games publishers with promotion deals in return for exclusivity

The Wall Street Journal has published a report saying that both Apple and Google are actively pursuing exclusivity deals with game developers. Whispers of these type of arrangements surfaced last year, with reports highlighting a partnership between Apple and EA for Plants vs Zombies 2.<p>The Journal …

Screens VNC client for Mac updated to version 3.0, rebuilt from the ground up with a new UI and much more

Screens, the popular and powerful VNC client for OS X (with an iOS counterpart), has been updated to version 3.0, introducing a host of new features. But the update is more than just a few new features crammed into old software. The entire app has been completely rewritten with an all-new …

PhotoSweeper for Mac whisks away duplicate images

When your computer slows down to a crawl and you figure out that it’s because your hard drive is stuffed to the gills, you need to do some house cleaning. Your photo collection is likely a good place to start, and Overmacs’ newly updated PhotoSweeper can swiftly scrub out space-wasting photo …

‘Game Of Thrones’: Gwendoline Christie On Brienne & Jaime

She is unique in nearly every way, and that has made Gwendoline Christie’s “Game of Thrones” character, Brienne of Tarth, stand out.<p>Her height, style …

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#Tornado near Campo, Colorado on May 31rst, 2010. Look closely you can see little black dots in front of the Tornado which is baseball sized hailstones falling out of the supercell. Photo copyright Mike Theiss @ExtremeNature

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Sixth-Century Monastery With Unspoiled Floor Mosaics Discovered In Israel

A sixth century monastery dating back 1,500 years has been unearthed by archaeologists in southern Israel. The monastery has almost completely intact …

Weird cosmos: Major scientific breakthrough could completely alter our view of the universe

While Neil deGrasse Tyson is renewing interest in astronomy,a new discovery could totally <em>change</em> astronomy<p>The multiverse is one of the most divisive topics in physics, and it just became more so. The major announcement last week of evidence for primordial ripples in spacetime has bolstered …

Introducing Flipboard's First Foray into Video Games

Introducing Flipboard’s First Foray into Video Games<p>Inside Flipboard / April 1, 2014<p>In 2010, humans spent 3 billion hours a week playing video …

Safari 7.0.3 Brings New Notifications Preference, Support for Generic Top-Level Domains, Fixes – MacStories

Following the rollout of updates to iWork for iOS, OS X, and iCloud.com, Apple released version 7.0.3 of its Safari browser today. The update, available in Software Update through the Mac App Store, brings a new preference in the app's Notifications settings that allows users to turn off prompts …

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Spotify dramatically overhauls its iPhone app with new design, adds ‘Your Music’ section

Spotify has released a major update to its iPhone app, bringing a new dark look and feel. The new layout relies heavily on the contextual blurring and geometric motifs of iOS 7.<p>Artist artwork is masked in an oval shape, again reflecting iOS 7’s design direction. Album art remains true to its root …

Review: Dragon Dictate 4.0 for Mac – The best speech recognition app gets even better

Using our voice to control computers has never really taken off. For many of us, using voice recognition technology wasn’t even a consideration until features like dictation and Siri arrived on our iPhones and iPads. There’s good reason too: the voice recognition features built into our devices …

The Order: 1886: More Info on Graphics Technology Shared; There's Still Room for Improvement

The technology behind the graphics of Fall-bound PlayStation 4 poster boy <i>The Order: 1886</i> is downright fascinating, and Graphics and Engine Programmer …

Official Call of Duty: Ghosts Extinction: Episode 2 Mayday Trailer - COGconnected

April 1, 2014<p>Share This<p>Following the events of Nightfall, the Quick Reaction Force team has been sent in to investigate a high-tech ghost ship adrift …

Oddworld's Lorne Lanning compares Wii U to Vita, owners are "invested and they want good experiences"

Lorne Lannning and the folks over at Oddworld Inhabitants have generally been pretty positive on the Wii U since announcing the <i>Oddworld: New ‘n’ …

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Diablo III: Reaper of Souls (PC) Review - The Angel of Death Awaits - COGconnected

April 1, 2014<p>Share This<p>Straight out of the fires of hell, and into the fray against the angel of Death, Diablo III: Reaper of Souls wastes no time. …

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ORANGE CATS IN THE NEWS: Winston Churchill's country estate gets its sixth marmalade kitten named Jock in honour of dying request

• <b>Seven-month-old rescue kitten Jock VI came to Chartwell in Kent this month</b>• <b><br>He is the latest in a line of Jocks, named after a pet given to Churchill</b> …