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Discover New Color Schemes and Filters in Photoshop

The way that you choose to manipulate color as an artist is one of the primary methods of making an image unique. If you are looking to improve the …

Tutorials

Cyber Saturday—As Blockchain Week Kicks Off, Remember The DAO

Good afternoon, Cyber Saturday readers.<p>In honor of “blockchain week,” which is kicking off in New York City, I’ve been thinking about the security of …

Blockchain

Figure Out Where You Are With Nothing But a Watch and Protractor

In a recent episode of MacGyver, Angus (yes, that's his first name) finds his location in the desert using only a string, a protractor, and a watch. …

Astronomy

The Best New Travel Tech of 2018

By its very definition, technology is always trying to outdo itself. And at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this truth is on full display. …

Travel

How to speed up your internet and stop your ISP tracking you

Your entire DNS browsing history can be recorded by your ISP, and will soon be sold to anyone who wants it.<p>DNS is what sends you to the correct site when you browse the internet, but it is also non-encrypted, and reveals your entire browsing history. Your browser’s private mode does nothing, and …

Information Security

Still-life photography tips

<b>Still-life photography leaves nothing to chance. Tim Clinch explains how to maximise the potential of this classical and underused genre of</b> …

How to Use the Color Dodge and Burn Blend Modes in Photoshop

Here’s a 12-minute tutorial from photographer Blake Rudis of f64 Academy that looks at how you can use Photoshop’s dodge and burn blend modes for …

Fortnite Is Quickly Dethroning Clash of Clans, Candy Crush and Pokémon Go

After making than more than $15 million in its first three weeks on the market, the iPhone version of hit video game Fortnite has out-earned Candy …

Bellus3D brings its uncanny 3D selfies to the iPhone X

Time to visit the uncanny valley again<p>Bellus3D, the company behind the uncannily accurate, slightly creepy 3D selfie camera, is making the jump to the iPhone with a new app that will let you take its oddly realistic scans without any extra hardware.<p>The company had previously announced at CES 2018 …

Remove yourself from people search sites

Want to hear something a little bit creepy? Anybody who's willing to pay online information brokers - aka people-search sites - can learn your phone …

Dropbox

How to Use the Live Photo Long-Exposure Photography Effect on iPhone

With iOS 11, Apple added new Live Photos features, including the ability to turn your Live Photo into a long-exposure photo, mimicking the effect of a long-duration shutter speed in a traditional camera. Long exposure is most often used for pictures where the photographer wants to see motion blurs …

Landscape Photography

How to surf the web safely on public Wi-Fi networks

It's not necessarily a good idea to walk into a coffee shop and use the free public Wi-Fi without protecting yourself first. For sure, it's easy and …

Information Systems

AI Has a Hallucination Problem That's Proving Tough to Fix

Tech companies are rushing to infuse everything with artificial intelligence, driven by big leaps in the power of machine learning software. But the …

DarkHotel: A Sophisticated New Hacking Attack Targets High-Profile Hotel Guests

The hotel guest probably never knew what hit him. When he tried to get online using his five-star hotel's WiFi network, he got a pop-up alerting him …

Malicious cyber activity cost U.S. up to $109 billion in 2016: White House report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Malicious cyber activity cost the U.S. economy between $57 billion and $109 billion in 2016, the White House Council of Economic Advisers estimated in a report on Friday.<p>The report quoted the U.S. intelligence community as saying the main foreign culprits responsible for much …

Cybersecurity

How to Check if iPhone is New, Refurbished, Replacement or Personalized

Do you know whether your iPhone is Refurbished, New, Personalized or Replacement? Here’s a tip to check or identify if your iPhone is New, …

The next camera revolution could let us see through walls and deep inside the brain

You might be really pleased with the camera technology in your latest smartphone, which can recognise your face and take slow-mo video in ultra-high definition. But these technological feats are just the start of a larger revolution that is underway.<p>The latest camera research is shifting away from …

Ad targeters are pulling data from your browser’s password manager

New research shows an alarming new way to track web users<p>Nearly every web browser now comes with a password manager tool, a lightweight version of the same service offered by plugins like LastPass and 1Password. But according to new research from Princeton's Center for Information Technology …

This trick lets you take better low-light photos with almost any smartphone

High-end handsets have almost replaced point-and-shoot cameras entirely, and not just because of sheer convenience: The actual quality of the shots produced by, say, a recent iPhone, is more than enough to share on Facebook, Instagram, and whatnot.<p>However, phones still generally struggle with …

Mobile Photography

Mueller is reportedly zeroing in on the Trump campaign's data operation — and the RNC

Special counsel Robert Mueller has begun to question Republican National Committee staffers about the party's 2016 campaign data operation, which helped President Donald Trump's campaign team target voters in critical swing states.<p>Two sources told Yahoo News that Mueller's team is examining whether …

Donald Trump

Imatag Uses Invisible Watermarks to Protect Your Photos

Imatag is a new service that uses invisible watermarks to protect photographs from copyright infringement. With the development of AI technology that …

7 Examples of How Exposure Blending is Superior to HDR

Article By Jimmy McIntyre In today’s video I give 7 reasons why I believe exposure blending in Photoshop is more important for your photography than …

Tutorials

Cr3dOv3r – Credential Reuse Attack Tool

Cr3dOv3r is a fairly simple Python-based set of functions that carry out the prelimary work as a credential reuse attack tool.You just give the tool …

Darknet

How to Dodge and Burn Your Photos Using Gaussian Blur

Here’s a 5-minute tutorial by photography artist Antti Karppinen that shares a technique for effectively dodging and burning your photo using the …

The Power of RAW on the iPhone

I take a lot of photos. Usually, I pack either a Sony a7R II or a Leica M — two cameras with massive sensors and brilliant lenses. But lately, I’ve …

11 iPhone Camera Gadgets That Will Make Your Photos MUCH Better

The iPhone in particular has been praised for the quality of its camera. The iPhone 5s, for example, is capable of capturing larger microns in its lens than some other smartphones.<p>Basically, this means its camera sensor is capable of taking in more light, which results in more detailed and clear …

10 gifts iPhone owners can actually use every day (at crazy holiday prices)

If you’ve been through a Christmas or two, you’ve undoubtedly got one of <i>those drawers</i>. You know the one. It’s a graveyard for all the holiday gifts you use every once in awhile (at best).<p>Stop the madness! If you’re shopping for gifts for iPhone owners this year (and basically, that means almost …

The Most Underrated Yet Powerful Tool Photoshop Has Hidden Away

For some reason, Photoshop has decided to bury one of its most powerful tools in a place few photographers would ever look. Here's how to find and …

Tutorials