Charles Michael

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Top beaches in India

MOST POPULAR GUIDES<p>Ernest Hemingway described Paris as a ‘moveable feast’ – it pleases you wherever you go, even long after you have left, and Paris …

Beaches

Why did Katy Perry & Justin Bieber embrace Islam? Here is what happened

Katy Perry: There are many religions in the world<p>Katy Perry: And, every religion says: (I am the only true religion, the only way for you to be saved …

Automated Android* Application Testing

Testing is an important part of the application development process. For Android, it is particularly important because the devices are very different …

Automated Testing

'The Culture High' Shows Insanity of War on Weed

Film producer Adam Scorgie used to be against marijuana, and as a kid growing up in Canada he tended to believe governmental warnings that cannabis …

The Good, the Bud and the Ugly: What 20 Years of Research Teaches Us About Cannabis

On Monday, the scientific journal <i>Addiction</i> released a sweeping new review of 20 years of research into the recreational use of marijuana. Dr. Wayne …

The Magazine Issue XVII: Social Documentary

Documentaries

Brewing Bad: The All-Natural Origins of Meth

The drug might be a prototypically contemporary vice, but its discovery was rooted in traditional Eastern medicine.<p>Nagai Nagayoshi, the first man to create meth, began his life in Tokushima Prefecture, a place that today farms sweet potatoes and strawberries, just to the west of Osaka. When he was …

Here's How Miserable People Use Facebook

"The question of the future is this," Marche wrote. "Is Facebook part of the separating or part of the congregating; is it a huddling-together for warmth or a shuffling-away in pain?"<p>The most accurate answer may be: It depends how you use it.<p>Past studies have shown that a steady stream of happy …

Social Media

HTML5 Canvas Cheat Sheet

Big-O Algorithm Complexity Cheat Sheet (Know Thy Complexities!) @ericdrowell

ABC: Always Be Coding

How to Land an Engineering Job.<p>Be honest. Are you a good engineering candidate? How are you measuring yourself? How many companies have you …

College & University

The Future of Storytelling | by Beth Cardier & H. T. Goranson

VIRGINIA BEACH – In October, a group of storytelling pioneers will gather in New York City for a future of storytelling summit. Their focus will be …

The Visual Politics of Terror

NEW YORK – The British artist Damien Hirst once referred to the 2001 attack on New York’s World Trade Center as “kind of an artwork in its own right. …

5 Pitfalls of Positive Thinking

<i>Tomorrow’s another day.</i><i><br>What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.</i><i><br>There’s a silver lining in every cloud.</i><p>These adages, along with others, are part and …

Can Adults Improve Their Emotional Intelligence?

<b>John D. Mayer</b>, professor of psychology at the University of New Hampshire, replies:<p>A cautious answer is that psychologists still are not sure whether …

Are supporters of excess heat & sweat in yoga class just full of hot air? ~ Dan Pitko

Yoga-Sauna.<p>Many yogis love heat and sweat. Others do not.<p>The claim: “sweat” is good for you because it “purifies” the body of “toxins.” Some also say …

Gerd Ludwig: The Long Shadow of Chernobyl at photokina 2014 #DasWesentliche

<i>This series examines the photographers who are exhibiting at the Leica Galerie at photokina 2014. Today, we focus on Gerd Ludwig whose haunting</i> …

The Magazine for Leica M Photography

Street Photography

Step by Step Portrait Processing in Lightroom

The story When you are photographing someone who enjoys being in front of the camera, take advantage of it. This was a simple portrait to take and …

5 Top Photographers Share Advice on What it Takes to Become a Professional

In a bid to both inspire you and advertise themselves a bit, Nikon Europe gathered a group of 5 professional photographers who presented at this …

How to turn day into night in Photoshop

Glyn Dewis is a photographer, retoucher and trainer from the UK who is well-known for going beyond just taking a photo and doing to usual retouching …