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How to be a leader in the digital age

The coming years will be a time of “Digital Leaders”. Around the world, leaders in different fields have already started to embrace the digital …

Unveiled: Create a Swirl of Bokeh with the Lensbaby Twist 60

Designed for the portrait and still-life photographer or the enthusiast who enjoys experimentation, Lensbaby’s Twist 60 gives photographers the …

Kanye West's Life of Pablo to debut at No. 1 on Billboard 200

It looks like Kanye isn’t the only one who loves Kanye.<p><i>The Life of Pablo</i>, the ever-changing seventh studio album from rapper-producer Kanye West, is …

Billboard Charts

Top 10: Iconic Places to Photograph

Recently I was asked if I could name a “bucket list” of iconic places in the world for photographers. It didn’t take long. Certain places attract photographers like magnets attract iron filings; we are drawn to them without quite knowing why. Nor do we absolutely have to know. For some of us it …

Travel Photography

Donald Trump has one core philosophy: misogyny

Donald Trump holds one core belief. It’s not limited government. He favored a state takeover of health care before he was against it. Nor is it …

The LHC has begun circulating proton beams again, after a 13-week maintenance break. What are the next steps?<p>It was definitely a “maintenance break”, not a holiday. Those accelerator people don’t care about holidays, as indicated by that fact that, like last year, they are working over Easter. …

Physics

Scientist claims there's even more evidence of Planet Nine's existence

More evidence is pointing toward a mysterious Neptune-sized planet lurking at the outer edges of our Solar System. One of the scientists who claimed in January to have found strong evidence for a ninth planet — temporarily named "Planet Nine" — now says there are even more clues that support the …

Best iPhone tripods and mounts for photographers

In a few weeks, my partner and I are heading to London and Iceland for a two-week vacation. While London definitely isn’t a first for us, Iceland is. This trip also marks another important first for me: It’s the very first time I’m leaving my DSLR at home. I’ll be relying solely on my iPhone 6s …

Report: GTA 6 is in development, we once came close to GTA: Tokyo

The Grand Theft Auto series has never left the US*—or its fictional account of it, anyway—but apparently it once came close to boarding Air O for a …

Advertising's hottest surveillance software is surprisingly legal

You may have heard that the FTC this week sent out a dozen strongly worded letters to apps using the SilverPush framework. The FTC politely told 12 app developers that they needed to let users know that SilverPush was collecting data and selling it to third parties.<p>SilverPush responded two days ago …

Privacy

My credit card was stolen, but I found out right away thanks to Apple Pay

But I have a newfound appreciation for it because it recently saved me a lot of time, hassle, stress, and maybe even money.<p>For those who haven't used Apple Pay: each time one of the credit cards that's associated with Apple Pay is used, you instantly get a notification on your phone showing how …

Apple Pay

The First Urban Drone Delivery Just Happened In Nevada

"We are rapidly approaching a time where drone delivery is a reality"<p>Hawthorne, Nevada isn’t known for much. The town of roughly 3,000 sits on the western edge of the state, near an Army ammunition depot, and not much else. Announced today, Hawthorne is now the site of what might be a historic …

The 6-Wheeled Monster Convertible From "The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen" Is on eBay

It could be yours, for a few hundred thousand dollars.<p>Ken Freeman is the best custom car builder you've never heard of. The owner of a body shop in West End, North Carolina, Freeman is the man behind Spirit of Nemo, his take on possibly the most challenging movie car of all time: Captain Nemo's …

Carbon Fiber

There's One Excellent Reason For A 4K PS4

We don’t know for sure if a 4K PS4 is happening, but chatter out of GDC verified by both Kotaku and Eurogamer would seem to point to a strong possibility. The PS4.5, as people are calling it, would be a rare mid-generation hardware upgrade that could potentially run the risk of splitting Sony's …

PS4.5 and Xbox One.5 Could Come With a Hidden Challenge for Developers

With the rumors about a PS4.5 or PS4K finding multiple supporters, and Phil Spencer’s long term plan for a faster hardware evolution for Xbox, the …

The Tribeca Film Festival is screening an anti-vaccine documentary

And co-founder Robert DeNiro is on board<p>Robert DeNiro, the actor and co-founder of the Tribeca Film Festival, defended the festival’s controversial decision to screen an anti-vaccine documentary, <i>Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe</i>. In a statement to BuzzFeed News, DeNiro explained why:<p>"[My wife] …

Film Festivals

Astronomers: Our Sun Is Likely Capable of Producing an Apocalyptic 'Superflare'

But we'll probably be OK.<p>It would be make for an impressive doomsday. One moment, here we are gardening or walking to lunch in the mellow light of a spring Sun, and the next moment said Sun has shredded Earth's atmosphere and twisted up our power grids, radio communications, GPS, and most anything …

Which GoPro should you buy?

GoPro's current camera lineup stands at three: the Hero5 Black, the Hero5 Session and the original Session, (formerly called Hero4 Session). In February 2016, the maker of the "world's most versatile camera" announced it was killing off its more budget-friendly offerings -- the Hero, Hero+ and …

Gear & Gadgets

With Privacy, you can create virtual debit cards to protect your online payments

Meet Privacy, a new startup with a confusing name but an interesting product. Privacy lets you generate a virtual burner card every time you need to enter your credit card number on the web. Your actual credit card number stays safe, and you get more control over your online subscriptions.<p>Privacy …

Galaxy S7 Edge vs. iPhone 6s Plus – Battle of the flagships [Video]

Each year, Apple releases an iPhone and Samsung releases its Galaxy S-series flagship. Most will argue that they normally represent the best phones available, and this year, it’s no different. But which of this year’s phones is the best overall?<p>Design<p>Apple is a company which prides itself on design …

The Science Behind Why Monogamy Really *Does* Work

And 7 other sex truths you need to know now.<p>Finally—some science you can bring into the bedroom. How often a couple should have sex is an age old question, something we've discussed over and over again. But how necessary is it for a successful relationship? And just what makes a relationship work? …

Gender