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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Review: The World's Most Beautiful Phone

I wouldn’t describe the Samsung Galaxy S5 as a failure and I certainly think it sold enough units to be called a success, but it was very clear when it launched that the excitement was gone from the public’s perception of the Samsung’s flagship. All of that damaged Samsung’s profits and gave other …

Phones

Long Exposure Photography Tips

Long exposure photography can produce stunning photos. Nighttime shots can bring out unexpected detail and create amazing light effects. Daytime long …

Landscape Photography

The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

You don’t have infinite money. Spend it on stuff that research says makes you happy.<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health of a society. We know that money can make you happier, though after your basic needs are met, …

Happiness

Magnificent Examples of Nature Photography Showcase Norway's Scenic Views

For most photographers, when it comes to fantastic landscapes, Norway has some of the world’s best views with its dramatic panoramas. These include …

European Travel

Improve Your Photography Skills with These 9 Photo Composition Tips by Steve McCurry

Looking to up your photography game? Luckily, the Cooperative of Photography has created a fantastic video on photographic composition using tips and images by legendary photojournalist Steve McCurry. Each of the nine pointers is illustrated with examples from McCurry's stunning portfolio. Read on …

Landscape Photography

Lighting Fundamentals: High Speed Sync Versus Flash Duration

If you’re just getting started in learning how to light your shot with flashes, you may be confused about the terms “high speed sync” and “flash …

Portrait Photography

5 Lessons Learned Switching from DSLR to Mirrorless for Travel Photography

Two months ago, after shooting for 10 years with Canon, I completely switched to Sony. It surprised some readers of my blog, as well as some fellow …

Cameras

Macro Photography Tutorial

Macro photography is one of the most popular forms of photography, and with good reason. It is easily accessible, and it is a very broad genre of …

Cameras

5 Reasons to Use Flash to Improve Your Travel Photography

When it comes to travel photography, I am all in for carrying less. However, a good flash is always within reach in my everyday camera bag. I …

Photography

What You Need to Know About Wide Angle Lenses

Wide angle lenses are a key part of every landscape photographer’s kit; they can produce some amazing vistas and sweeping scenes, but learning to use …

Landscape Photography

A Deliciously Designed Smartphone Case

Popsicase is the cleverly design smartphone case that’s as sweet looking as it is functional. Its built-in handle extends from the back of the case …

Photos of New York City Shot from As High as 7,500 Feet Above

Unless you are from another planet, everyone knows of The Big Apple. But who exactly is this artist who recently captured some of the most amazing …

Amazing

This Is What Life In Syria Is Like After Four Years Of War

As the country’s brutal civil war enters its fifth year, more than half of the population have fled their homes and life expectancy has fallen by 20 years. BuzzFeed News spoke to three Syrians about what everyday life is like in such a hellish situation.<p>From the outside, it’s almost impossible to …

The Fate Of The World's Chocolate Depends On This Spot In Rural England

Walk into a row of greenhouses in rural Britain, and a late English-winter day transforms to a swampy, humid tropical afternoon. You could be in Latin America or sub-Saharan Africa, which is exactly how cocoa plants like it.<p>"It's all right this time of year. It gets a bit hot later on in the …

Agriculture

Nude Photography by Leonard Nimoy

See also: The History of Photography as a Fine Art<p>Born in Boston Massachusetts / March 26th, 1931.<p>In addition to being a movie director, producer, …

This Photographer Makes Famous Buildings Look Like Portals To Heaven

Architecture photographer Hélène Binet is a true painter of light.<p>For the past 25 years, Swiss-French photographer Hélène Binet has been documenting the work of the world’s most famous contemporary architects, like Zaha Hadid, Daniel Libeskind, and Peter Zumthor. Her prints turn their famous …

Articles about 5 stunning kitchens skylights on Dwell.com - Dwell

From unique pendant lighting to interesting cabinetry, how you design your kitchen can be just as admirable as what you create in...<p>Last week, we saw 15 modern homes with black exteriors.<p>They say the "kitchen is the heart of the home" for a reason.<p>Though it's usually thought that bright colors make …

Interior Design

Articles about 6 super sleek staircases on Dwell.com - Dwell

If your M.O. is making your kitchen more compact and streamlined, then look no further than these clean-lined options.<p>Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace.<p>If your manuscript is far from being illuminated, it’s time to drop the task at hand and find a new lamp to read by.<p>The …

Architecture

7 Simple Maintenance and Care Tips to Keep Your Digital Camera in Great Shape

Camera bodies, lenses and accessories are significant investments that require care. They start the day with us at sunrise, finish at sunsets and …

Outdoors

How I Drastically Improved My Photography with Just Two Little Decisions

The question I get asked the most is: “Wow, nice pic! Which camera are you using?” Does that sound familiar? In the past, every time I heard this …

Sundar Pichai's Plan To Keep Google Almighty

If it works, do it again. And again.<p>That’s Sundar Pichai’s approach as he steps up efforts to monetize the hundreds of millions people around the globe who use Android phones amid growing investor concern that Google’s core business is slowing down.<p>In an exclusive, wide-ranging interview with …

Sundar Pichai

Hilarious Photos Offer a Fun Look into Secret Lives of Superhero Toys

Photographer Edy Hardjo humanizes superhero toys in his hilarious, on-going series of images. Using high-quality action figures, the Indonesian creative poses characters from the Marvel and DC-comic universes into picture-perfect situations. The Hulk, Thor, Spiderman, and many more are seen playing …

Comics

Special "Anti-Paparazzi Clothing" Ruins Photos by Excessively Reflecting Light

At first glance, these clothes looks like your average suit, hat, scarf, and hoodie. Once a camera flash hits them, though, their secret weapon is revealed. The garments ruin flash photographs by blowing out the pictures with excessive reflective light. DJ Chris Holmes designed the apparel as …

Paul McCartney

Google wants its billion-plus Android users to bring their phones to work

Android for Work makes it easier and more secure for businesses to go all in with Google<p>Android has been oft-criticized for not being secure enough — it's why Apple's more locked-down approach has made iOS a success in business, and it's the reason that BlackBerry still manages to sell phones at …

Google

Marissa Mayer is paying people mind-boggling salaries to stay at Yahoo

Annual revenues aren't growing and they haven't for years.<p>It's under siege from activist investor Jeff Smith of Starboard Ventures.<p>A couple of weeks ago it went through a "restructuring" that cost between 100 and 200 people their jobs.<p>Because of all this chaos, Yahoo can be a hard place to work.<p>CEO …

Advertising

10 best photography tips for beginners

New to photography? Need some beginner-friendly photo tips to help you get up and running with your camera? We can help.Digital photography can be …

Here's what you can earn working at Microsoft

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has been at the helm for a little over a year.<p>As Business Insider has learned from talking with employees, it's exciting to work at Microsoft again, thanks to the company's increased transparency, more open culture, and promising new products. Plus, the stock has hit a …

Cruise Ships

Cruise Ships

Dead phone battery tiny charger ends big problem

Nanotechnology has been harnessed by Israeli firm StoreDot to develop a battery that can be charged in just 60 seconds<p>More than a better camera, a slimmer handset or a larger screen, smartphone users know what they want most from their device, according to a recent survey: longer battery life.<p>Doron …

Why The LG G Flex 2 Should Be Your Next Smartphone

Despite the unflattering comparisons with a banana, LG is sticking with the curve. The original LG G flex, for all of its problems, built up a bit of a cult following. And the soon-to-be released LG G Flex 2 is, well, what the original should’ve been – the updated speed, design and display will be …

Phones