Ben Harrison

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Metaflop Lets You Create and Customize Your Own Fonts for Free

If you're looking for the perfect font, but can't seem to find it, you might be able to make it. Metaflop Modulator makes it easy to create custom …

"Street Photography" Photo Assignment

I just wanted to get my last two cents in before this assignment ends.<p>I've read a lot of your comments, and I know how hard it is to shoot:<p>a) In the freezing cold winter<br>b) In between work hours<br>c) When you aren't in a city<br>d) In the allotted assignment time<p>The reason National Geographic and I set the …

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Introducing Origami Live and Origami 2.0

Just over a year ago, we released Origami — a free tool for designing interactive user interfaces. We’ve used it here at Facebook to design many of …

Free Things to Do in Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., is full of memorials and museums to visit, many of which are free to explore. But dig a little deeper, and you'll find even more activities and sites that don't cost a thing. Here are some ideas to get you started.<p><b>Attractions</b><p>The <b>National Building Museum,</b> acclaimed for its …

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Xbox One Upload Studio app updated and rolling out to consoles

Microsoft’s Xbox One console has the ability to record a 30 second clip of gameplay while you are engaged in various games on the console. These game …

Three Sleek Apartments Under 1500 square feet from All In Studio (Includes floor plans)

• 1 |<p>The first apartment featured in this post has been termed “The LOVE Apartment” because it was the results of two neighbors falling in love. When …

America’s out-of-control war machine: Why the new authorization is so problematic

Neocons and the administration may claim the new AUMF is modest. But its scope and vagueness should scare us all<p>Imagine if President Obama had just asked Congress to declare war on Libya (again).<p>He hasn't. Instead, he has asked Congress to pass a new Authorization to Use Military Force targeting …

Why Artificial Intelligence Will Not Obliterate Humanity

It's not smart enough to turn sinister<p>Elon Musk is terrified of artificial intelligence (AI). The founder of SpaceX and Tesla Motors predicts it’ll soon be "potentially more dangerous than nukes," and recently he gave $10 million toward research to "keep AI beneficial." Stephen Hawking has likewise …

Bill Nye destroys climate deniers’ most infuriating deflection

Nye appeared on MSNBC’s “The Reid Report” on Monday evening<p>On Monday afternoon, Bill "The Science Guy" Nye spoke with MSNBC's Joy Reid about climate change and the brutally cold weather the Northeast has been experiencing.<p>"Let's not confuse climate change with global warming," Nye warned. "The …

4 Bold Ways to Court Business Investors | Inc.com

Here's how five entrepreneurs took bold, sometimes off-the-wall approaches, to funding their businesses or expansion plans:<p><b>Get to the right place, at the right time</b><p>Alex Moore and Aye Moah once struggled to find funding for Boomerang, an email productivity tool under their company Baydin. Meetings …

Microsoft opens up Office mobile and web apps to all cloud storage services

Microsoft’s Office Dropbox integration was a surprise partnership last November, but Microsoft is now extending it to everyone else. After launching updated iOS apps with iCloud storage support, Microsoft is announcing native cloud integration in the Office for iOS apps for all rival cloud …

Original Apple Watch Health Features Were Dropped Due to Consistency Issues

Before Apple unveiled the Apple Watch last September, reports indicated the device would come with 10 sensors to track health and fitness data, leading some healthcare professionals to find the unveiled Apple Watch's health features disappointing. In a new report, <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> offers a …