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30 Photoshop Techniques Every Photographer Should Know

If you're working as a photographer or retoucher, there are certain Photoshop techniques you just have to know. This amazing set of tutorials walks …

Tesla's new Roadster, and more in the week that was

Has Tesla succeeded in creating a vehicle that reacts faster than its driver? A recently-surfaced dashcam video appears to show Tesla's autopilot mode predicting an accident moments before it actually happens. It currently takes hours to charge an electric car - but Elon Musk just hinted that …

Michelle Obama wears American designer Christian Siriano

Michelle Obama, who ditched the boxy jackets and dowdy style of so many first ladies before her, addressed the Democratic National Convention in a custom, royal blue dress by designer Christian Siriano.<p>Never predictable or boring when it comes to clothes, her choice was in line with the modern and …

Live Like an Italian and Fight Major Health Issues, Say Scientists

Live life like an Italian – because in some ways Italians have it all figured out, especially when health is in question. Doctors should prescribe …

Koda - A Small Prefab Home that Mixes Design and Technology

Dubbed Koda, this small prefab home has been developed by the Estonia-based architecture firm, Kodasema. Since the completion of the home, they’ve …

GE wants to use CO2 pollution to make huge solar batteries

Two big problems have been vexing environmental scientists for decades: How to store solar energy for later use, and what to do with CO2 that's been captured and sequestered from coal plants? Scientists from General Electric (GE) could solve both those problems at once by using CO2 as a giant …

Simon Pegg’s Reveals His Comic-Con Disguises

Back in ’04, when <i>Shaun of the Dead</i> was just a little, out-of-the-box zombie comedy creeping into theaters, Simon Pegg was able to walk the floor of …

Why is public art so controversial? - CNN Style

In partnership with<p>Written by By Amy Bryzgel, The Conversation<p>Amy Bryzgel is a lecturer of Film and Visual Culture at University of Aberdeen. The views expressed in this commentary are solely those of the writer. CNN is showcasing the work of The Conversation, a collaboration between journalists …

Streetwear

Swiss designers harness 3D printing pen power for gorgeous 3D printed dresses and corsets

Jul 20, 2016 | By Alec<p>Within the 3D printing community, where accuracy and reproducibility are the highest virtues, the 3D printing pen doesn’t have …

Global warming hits close to home: Human-induced climate change is getting personal, even in America

<b>FILE - This July 10, 2008 file photo made with a fisheye lens shows ice floes in Baffin Bay above the Arctic Circle, seen from the Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker Louis S. St-Laurent. In the annual Arctic Report Card, released Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015 by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric</b> …

Global Warming

'Star Trek Beyond' gracefully finds orbit amid tragedy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When the "Star Trek Beyond" cast and filmmakers gathered in Los Angeles last month for Anton Yelchin's funeral, they had a decision to make. Their film, the third in the rebooted series, was coming out in less than a month and a rigorous press tour was imminent. They could either …

From Beyoncé’s leotard to Bieber’s luxe-grunge – the stylists behind 2016’s biggest trends

Between them, three taste-makers have created the most-copied outfits of the year. So who are they?<p>Once upon a time, the red carpet was where we looked for celebrity style – it was all about princess gowns, diamonds and the kind of hair that takes several hairdressers several hours to create. …

This 27-Year-Old Founder Is Transforming High-Fashion Into A Billion-Dollar Tech Industry

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the average American household spends roughly $1,700 on clothes each year. While global powerhouses like H&M, Zara and Forever 21 have mastered the fast fashion space, opening up a surplus of storefronts across several key international markets, the …

Innovation

Fancy life in an eco-village? Welcome to the hi-tech off-grid communities

Residents in an eco-village project piloted in the Netherlands will produce solar and biogas power, grow their food and recycle waste into fertiliser<p>“If you look at any long lasting eco-village, it has usually been about religion, polyamory or drugs,” says James Ehrlich, president of …

Sustainability

The Suit That Couldn’t Be Copied

About two years ago, I became interested in the garments of Davide Taub, the head cutter for Gieves & Hawkes, a house in London at which Alexander McQueen apprenticed, and which has a reputation for designs that are both elegant and daring. A cutter is the equivalent of a designer, and Taub is …

East Village

5 tips for starting a morning exercise routine

You plan a workout for the evening, but then something comes up -- a happy hour, a deadline for work, or maybe even a Tinder date. And there goes your exercise for the day. If this keeps happening to you, there's a logical solution: shift your workout schedule to the morning.<p>But ... that's easier …

Are We Officially Burned Out on Fast Fashion?

Uniqlo is shuttering stores amid financial struggles.<p>A little over a year ago, fast fashion was king of the retail hill. Slow-moving behemoths like J.Crew and The Gap were suffering under the weight of the H&Ms and Zaras as they brought low-cost, trendy merchandise to market with blinding speed. …

Lessons On Designing For Creativity From 16 Of The World’s Coolest Offices

The book The Creative Workplace collects the offices of creative studios designed for individual creativity in a public space.<p>Behind every sun-soaked, pristine architecture or design office, there’s a design philosophy linking desk layout and succulent placement to employees’ creativity. But as …

The 8 Biggest Mistakes on Your Portfolio (And How to Fix Them)

<i>This is a syndicated blog post from Format Magazine. It’s contents are being used with exclusive permission.</i><p>For potential clients and collaborators, …

How Major Brands Combine App Innovation With Old-Fashioned Marketing Principles To Win In Mobile

Consumer brands used to follow a handful of fairly simple strategies to connect with their customers. But today’s consumers are being increasingly bombarded by a dizzying amount of information on different screens vying for their attention. How can brands rise above the noise, especially in mobile? …

Responsible Innovation at the Copenhagen Fashion Summit: An In Depth Review

On 12th May 2016, over 1200 people from 52 countries gathered at the fourth edition of the Copenhagen Fashion Summit, in a city with the ambition to …

W Magazine and Decoded Fashion Reward Innovation in Retail, Technology

The RealReal, Rebecca Minkoff, Tory Burch and Snapchat were among the winners at Thursday’s first Fashion Futures Awards, created by W Magazine and …

First look inside Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, the Costume Institute's spring 2016 exhibition

The red carpet was being vacuumed, beneath a marquee erected to protect partygoers from the fickle New York spring weather. Across the city, stylists and starlets were preparing for the paparazzi, ahead of a fashion extravaganza second only to the Oscars.<p>And inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art …

Fashion in an Age of Technology: The London Perspective

<i>"Retailers Won't Be The Only Ones Retailing"</i> panel - from left to right: Nick Lisher (Depop), Kelly Kowal (Farfetch), Cherry Collins (Grabble), Ross Bailey (Appear Here) and Sissi Johnson (Moderator) - Photo credit @Codinghandbags<p>Are you still gushing over the MET Gala 2016 red carpet ?<p>While …

Inside the Macy's Store of the Future

If you want to see how Macy’s (m) plans to shake its deep and lengthy sales funk, look no further than the retailer’s newly renovated store at a …

This Fashion Stylist's Italian Wedding Was Unbelievably Chic

We wouldn't expect anything less from Giovanna Battaglia.<p>Italian stylist Giovanna Battaglia returned to her roots for her seaside nuptials to Swedish realtor Oscar Englebert on Friday, June 10. Here's a peek inside the boisterous and extremely stylish wedding weekend.<p>The bride wore a custom dress …