David Downey

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IFTTT Gets a Nike+ Channel to Make FuelBand Points Useful

IFTTT today announced its new Nike+ Channel, which lets fitness fanatics automate tasks tied to their Nike+ Running or Nike+ FuelBand apps.<p>These apps already boast some sharing options, but with IFTTT’s recipes you can automatically log NikeFuel activity in a Google Drive spreadsheet, or have your …

4.7-inch iPhone production to start third week of July, 5.5-inch second week of August as Foxconn confirms hiring of 100K workers

Apple is set to begin mass production of the next-generation iPhone next week, the Economic Daily reported today. According to the report, the smaller 4.7-inch model will enter production in the third week of July, while the larger 5.5-inch variant will enter production in the second week of …

Giant - I'm A Believer (Studio Version)

The GoTenna Will Let You Communicate Without Any Connectivity

By this point, most of us are fully addicted to our smartphones. And when we find ourselves without Wifi or data service, our most direct connection to everything becomes almost useless. That’s where GoTenna comes in.<p>The device is launching into pre-order today, and lets users create their own …

One Direction And Justin Timberlake Have The Highest-Grossing Tours Of The Year

Pollstar has released its mid-year report of the top-grossing tours of 2014, and it's an almost all-male affair.<p>One Direction proved yet again that …

Monitors find confusion, hostility at Malaysia Airlines crash site

International monitors investigating the Malaysia Airlines crash in eastern Ukraine said Friday the team was not given full access to the site and was greeted with hostility by armed men.<p>"There didn't seem to be anyone really in control," Michael Bociurkiw, spokesman for the Organization for …

Jimi Hendrix's Early Recordings as a Sideman to Get Proper Release

The rights to 88 studio recordings that Jimi Hendrix made between 1965 and 1967 during his stint with the R&B group Curtis Knight and the Squires now …

Guitar

Eddie Vedder Reiterates Anti-War Stance After Anti-Israel Accusations

Following accusations by Israeli media that his recent onstage anti-war rant was anti-Israel, Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder took to the band's …

Eddie Vedder

Paul McCartney: The Long and Winding Q&A

In late May, when Paul McCartney canceled or postponed 12 dates on his Out There world tour – citing doctor's orders to rest up after being briefly …

Music Videos

Find Yourself: Search Flipboard to Add Content to Your Magazines

MagMaker / December 3, 2013<p>Digital publishing is about putting your content where your readers are. That sounds straightforward, but it’s not so …

Five Things You Absolutely, Positively Need to Know About Your Flipboard Magazines

MagMaker / August 16, 2013<p>Flipboard magazines are a beautiful way to curate and share your favorite articles, photos, videos and audio tracks. Yet …

If You Love Your Magazines, Tell Your Fans to Subscribe

MagMaker / October 4, 2013<p>Pixel Art is a Flipboard magazine that combines beautiful images with focused curation around an unusual topic — …

How to Craft an Awesome Title and Description for Your Flipboard Magazine

MagMaker / October 18, 2013<p>The cover of your Flipboard magazine is like a blind date, or a job interview or meeting someone new at a party: First …

Oops! How to Remove Stories from Your Flipboard Magazines

MagMaker / September 19, 2013<p>It happens: Perhaps your finger slipped, so you ended up adding a story to the wrong magazine by mistake. Or maybe you …

In Three Minutes, We Can Teach You How to Create Your Very Own Flipboard Magazine

MagMaker / November 7, 2013<p>If you’re just getting started with Flipboard magazines — or just thinking about getting ready to maybe possibly create …

This app could make you a Vine or Instagram all-star

Short videos are quickly becoming a favorite new medium for interaction, with the likes of Vine and Instagram making sure we get our dose. From the …

Apps

Finding Vivian Maier review – fascinating study of a brilliant undiscovered talent

Seven years ago, a young Chicago historian named John Maloof made an extraordinary discovery. He picked up a box of undeveloped photo negatives at an auction belonging to a mysterious woman named Vivian Maier; later, Maloof tracked down a storage unit rented in her name, filled to the brim with …

Free Aperture to Lightroom Migration Tool is in Open Beta

The announcement that Apple is discontinuing Aperture has left many users wondering how they’re supposed to properly transfer their soon-to-be …

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

45 Years After the Moon Landing, We Look Back at the Best Photos from Apollo 11

It was 45 years ago, yesterday, astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins took on what is without a doubt one of the most important …

Artist Replaces the Sky with Coffee Swirls to Create a Caffeine Addict’s Dream World

Artist Flora Borsi — whose fantastic Photoshop skills have made their way onto PetaPixel several times in the past — loves coffee… so much so that …

Wildfire Spreads in California's Sequoia National Forest

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- Federal officials accelerated their attack Sunday on a smoky wildfire that threatened more than 500 homes in central California as they raced to control the fast-moving blaze before hotter, drier weather sets in.<p>The Shirley Fire in and around the Sequoia National Forest had …

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