Dan Torrez

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Report: Gruden to Raiders is 'going to happen' and he wants Jets OC in Oakland

Jon Gruden went 38-26 in four seasons as the Raiders' coach<p>Jack Del Rio went 25-23 in three seasons with the Raiders, including a 12-4 campaign in …

[Update: July 11th for the ZW3, later for ZW2] Android Wear 2.0 delayed again for the ZenWatch 2 & 3, release date unknown

When Google listed all of the watches that would receive Android 2.0, I was surprised. I only expected a handful of wearables to make the jump, but …

Why some Silicon Valley entrepreneurs are flocking to Kansas City

Bright-eyed, highly skilled entrepreneurs have long migrated from America’s heartland to the tech utopias in Silicon Valley and other parts of the …

Never mind startups, it's scale-ups that urgently need funding

Britain’s small businesses could add £38bn to the economy with the right support and finance. A new initiative is aiming to tackle this funding gap<p>There is a sleeping giant in the UK economy. Britain’s rapidly expanding small businesses, if boosted by just 1%, could generate 238,000 new jobs in a …

Startups

HugeDomains.com - Aasce.com is for sale (Aasce)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

How to Use Adobe Camera Raw in Photoshop

How to Import Photos into Lightroom

If you are new to Lightroom, the first thing you need to do after installing the software, opening it up, and taking a look around is import some …

Tutorials

These Are the Keys to Keeping Your Lightroom Installation in Optimum Condition

Lightroom is an amazing app. Capable of cataloguing and editing tens of thousands of RAW images all from the click of a mouse. Despite it’s slick …

6 Ways to Get Sharp Hand-Held Photos at Slow Shutter Speeds

The best way to get really sharp photos at slow shutter speeds it to use a tripod. Your second-best bet is to use a monopod. But what if you simply …

Landscape Photography

How Technology Is Fueling The Push Toward Solar

Megan Birney Contributor<p>Megan Birney is director of strategic affairs at Wiser Capital.<p>Solar energy in the United States has seen immense momentum throughout the years. When the Solar Energy Industries Association released its annual report in 2008, it concluded that U.S. solar photovoltaic (PV) …

Millennials Don't Want More Customer Service -- They Want Different Customer Service

Customer service is a key way to differentiate your business with millennial customers–the 80 million young people who have overtaken Boomers as the largest demographic in the marketplace, and will soon overtake them in purchasing power as well.<p>Not only will great customer service and a great …

Customer Experience

Lightroom Tip: How to Add Images to a Collection on Import

Collections are a powerful organizing tool inside of Adobe Lightroom, which lets you group photos together that may or may not be found in the same …

7 Suggestions that Will Improve Your Low Light Photography

Have you ever tried to take a photo in a dimly lit situation only to have it come out as a grainy, blurry, discolored mass of pixels? And to make …

How to Optimize Images For Social Media

Have you ever uploaded a picture on Facebook and afterwards realized that Facebook ruined it? Or maybe you uploaded the photo as a cover and it …

Quickly Fix Red Flushed Skin Within Lightroom

It’s officially hot outside in my neck of the woods, but that doesn't mean I can to take a break from shooting outside! I still have to sweat it out, …

Tutorials

A Brief Guide to Lightroom Mobile and Lightroom Web

As you are aware, there are two ways to buy Lightroom. The first is to buy a perpetual license, which means that you pay a set one-off fee to use the …

Tutorials

Primer: Using Frequency Separation in Photoshop For Basic Skin Retouching

Photoshop contains a world of post-production tools that photographers can use to bring their works of art to life. Today, we are taking a look at …

Know Which Words to Use on Your Resume for Different Job Openings

If you like a job opening but don’t think your resume will get you an interview, you probably aren’t using the right words. Tweaking your CV with …

How to Buy a Monitor for Photo Editing

No, purchasing a monitor for photo editing isn’t exactly straight forward, so don’t be so quick to become quippy. Instead, you’ll be surprised to …

Photo Editing

17 Powerful Ways to Learn Project Management

<b>Podcasts.</b> I run three times per week. I regularly strap my iPhone to my arm and dial in free podcasts via Stitcher. Click here for a list of …

Project Management

When to Choose ETFs Instead of Mutual Funds for Your Investments

ETFs and mutual funds are very similar, in that they both track a specific index, like the S&P 500, or a particular industry like healthcare. But …

How to Reduce Noise in Pictures With Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

The word "noise" is most commonly used to describe a sound, often a loud one, that is unpleasant or causes a disturbance. Noise, however, can …

Tutorials

10 Things I Would Tell a New Lightroom User: #10

Posted By Scott Kelby on Monday, February 23, 2015 in Develop, Featured | 8 comments<p>Hey Gang: It’s the final installment of my 10-part series on 10 …

4 Tips to Help You Get the Perfect Exposure in Your Photographs

In photography, light is everything. However, the most important element thing to remember is the amount of light that should be utilized in creating …

50 free online courses for creatives and entrepreneurs

For creative people, learning should be a lifelong commitment. But it needn’t be a financial commitment, with these free online courses.<p>All of the …

How to Answer "Why Do You Want to Work at This Company?"

When you're preparing for an interview, there are a few questions that you absolutely must know how to answer (like "tell me about yourself") because …

What Hiring Managers Actually Want to Know About You

When an interviewer asks you about yourself, of course they want to learn about your previous experience and qualifications, but that's only part of …

How To Build The Foundation For Your Photography Marketing Strategies In 5 Steps

Building photography marketing strategies for your photography business needs a solid foundation.<b>Today’s topic should be a welcome one for any</b> …

Marketing