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Nintendo Switch Online Subscribers Get a Free NES/SNES Game Every Month

During its Switch presentation tonight, Nintendo announced the service will have a new, subscription-based online service. Aside from allowing you to play online, it'll come with one other key perk: a free game every month.<p>While not mentioned during the presentation itself, Nintendo's website …

Retrogaming

Microsoft's new Windows 10 Game Mode will maximize gaming performance

Microsoft has started officially testing a new Game Mode feature in Windows 10. Traces of the new option were found back in December, but the most recent test build of Windows 10 (15007) includes Game Mode in the Xbox app. <i>MSPoweruser</i> has supplied some screenshots of how you can enable the option, …

Woodland creatures build snowmen, toss snowballs in photographer's winter playground

Russian photographer Vadim Trunov is known for his captivating photos of wildlife. When the snow falls, Trunov takes to the great outdoors to capture …

Nature

6 foolproof ways to improve your graphic design skills

Wow. Doesn’t time pass quickly? We’re almost halfway through January and many people’s New Year’s Resolutions are already on the wane.<p>Crowded gym …

Graphic Design

Step Up Your Landscape Photography Using Tiffen's Pro100 Series Filter System

The more you photograph people, places, and things, the more you understand how much control the available light has over the outcome of your image. …

Landscape Photography

Dish unveils a 4K Android TV streaming box with Netflix, Sling TV, and local channels

The AirTV Player is available starting today<p>The rumors of a set-top box designed to combine Dish’s Sling TV service, Netflix, and over-the-air television were true. Today, Dish officially announced the AirTV Player, an Android TV streaming device that the company is pitching as “a single platform” …

Take a close look at the big video game release dates and events for 2017

Hello and welcome to your definitive upcoming games of 2017 schedule! So what's happening? Well, sort of a lot but plenty with unconfirmed release …

New Traffic Lights Series by Lucas Zimmermann

Three years ago, German photographer Lucas Zimmerman dazzled us with his series entitled <i>Traffic Lights</i>. He is back with a series about the same …

Transportation

Dell Inspiron, a charmingly cheap gaming laptop, kicks off CES 2017 - CNET

Laptops, even high-quality ones, have become much less expensive over the past few years. But one exception to that rule is gaming laptops, which still cost $1,500 to $2,000 or more for anything decent.<p>That's why I'm so impressed with what Dell has managed to fit into the new Inspiron 15 7000. It's …

Acer’s Predator 21 X gaming laptop with a curved screen is currently unlike anything else

This is insanity, otherwise known as the Acer Predator 21 X, a gaming laptop with a 21-inch, G-Sync curved screen at 2560 x 1080 resolution and 120Hz refresh rate. It’s undeniably worthy as a desktop replacement (on paper), but something out of a sci-fi or action movie.<p>Acer opted for dual NVIDIA …

Lenovo's AR wearable picks up where Google Glass left off

LAS VEGAS — Google Glass may have crashed and burned — and set face-worn wearables back by a few years — but that doesn't mean the dream of turning …

Create Seamless Selections Using Luminosity Masks

Creating selections in Photoshop can be a painstaking process, oftentimes with mixed results. I learned about luminosity masking by way of exposure …

Tutorials

Recreated Family Photos from Around the World

Then-and-now photo recreations have become extremely popular online over the past several years. Especially with rephotographed family photos from …

Line it is Drawn: Luke Cage Takes Over Classic Comic Covers!

Welcome to Line it is Drawn, our weekly gallery of amazing art by our great collection of artistic talent, all working from <i>your</i> suggestions!<p>So every …

New Punisher Images Reveal Return of Key Daredevil Character

It was reported earlier this week that Marvel's Punisher show had start shooting in New York. Following the first on-set images of star Jon Bernthal, more pictures of the production have emerged, in addition to some casting news. The latest images show Bernthal with actress Deborah Ann Woll, who …

Comics

The camera on the Pixel phones seems to actually be mighty fine [Gallery]

<b>Update</b>: Apparently, thanks to a metadata-hunting made by the folks over at Phandroid, it looks like at least some of the shots were in fact edited or processed through apps such as Snapseed or VSCO. This certainly changes the perspective a bit, at least on colors, but does nonetheless not deprive …

Phones

A Street Photographers Obligation – Honesty

Being a street photographer is not like any other genre of photography out there (emphasis on the period here). It’s more challenging, more …

Street Photography

Marvel Is Apparently Doing "Something" With The BLADE Franchise

Well, it's about time! Talking at the New York Comic-Con today, <i>Underworld: Blood Wars</i> star Kate Beckinsale unexpectedly offered an update of sorts on …

Kate Beckinsale

Hit side-scroller 'Axiom Verge' lands on Xbox One

Not surprisingly, <i>Axiom Verge</i> has taken a while to spread across platforms -- Thomas Happ designed the entire Metroidvania-style shooter by himself, so even a straightforward port was bound to take a while. At last, though, you don't have to be picky about where you play. Happ has released a version …

Filmmaker’s Shadowy Doodles Draw Inspiration From The Mundane

There's beauty in the simplicity of Vincent Bal's illustrations.<p>Out of darkness comes light-hearted doodles.<p>With just a pen and paper, film director Vincent Bal transforms the shadows everyday objects cast around his home in Antwerp, Belgium, into playful illustrations.<p>It all began in May, when the …

Why Battlefield 1 Could Be One Of The Finest Games Ever Made

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past year, you probably have heard a lot on EA’s upcoming FPS game Battlefield 1. A bunch of us hear …

Battlefield 1

No Mans Sky Is An Unfinished And Repetitive Game

After news of the Advertising Standards Authority investigation into false advertising surrounding the title, Geoff Keighley had some interesting …

Defying Gravity Dance Photography Series By Jocelyne Jeannot

Jocelyne Jeannot’s parents met in NYC as artists selling their work on the street. Growing up, she explored various mediums with the scrap supplies …

Check out these gorgeous drawings from the first day of #Inktober

October is upon us, which can only mean one thing — besides the fact that it is socially acceptable to drink as many Pumpkin Spice Lattes as you want …

Five ways Nintendo can win back old-school NES players

There’s no question that Nintendo is in a bad spot as far as the platform wars are concerned. While the 3DS may be selling well, the Wii U is a …

Retrogaming

The Sigma 18-35 Art Lens with the OM-D E-M5 = HIGH GRADE STILLS by Brad Nichol

The Sigma 18-35 with the OM-D E-M5 = HIGH GRADE STILLS by Brad Nichol – His blog is HERE A big hello from Australia Steve, I thought a few of your …

Australia

4 Super Cheap Lenses You Have to Try

Think you can’t buy cool lenses for your mirrorless DSLR for less than a week’s paycheck? Well, think again. French photographer Mathieu Stern has …

General Electric wants to build a $1 billion 3D-printing empire

Industrial titan General Electric Co. announced on Tuesday plans to acquire two industrial metal 3D printing companies, Sweden-based Arcam AB and Germany-based SLM Solutions Group AG, for a total of $1.4 billion.<p>If the combined deal is approved, it will be by far the largest deal ever in the …

3D Printing

Sony's FDR-X3000R Action Cam To Hit The U.S. In 'Late' September

During IFA 2016 in Berlin, Sony showcased the FDR-X3000R, the company’s latest flagship action camera, but only gave pricing and availability details …