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National Geographic Travel

Amazon Challenger Jet.com Raises $140 Million Ahead Of Launch

Jet.com has yet to sell anything, but has already raised hundreds of millions on the idea that its CEO and founder Marc Lore can reinvent retail once again.<p>On Wednesday, the Montclair, N.J.-based e-commerce startup announced it had obtained $140 million in a round led by Bain Capital. The news was …

Venture Capital

Escape from Boko Haram: what the survivors witnessed

On the shores of Lake Chad, families who have fled the clutches of Nigeria's Islamist fanatics tell David Blair of the methods and madness of the group's massacres<p>Women and children, limp with exhaustion, were the first to disembark from the ancient wooden barge. Then came the men, splashing their …

Dell XPS 13 Teardown: 'Strikingly Similar' To MacBook Air, Says iFixit

Reviews have compared the new Dell XPS 13 regularly to the MacBook Air. Now repair site iFixit is proclaiming a “striking” resemblance in some key respects.<p>Calling the 2015 XPS 13 “Dell’s New MacBook Air,” the widely-followed teardown experts at iFixit cracked open an XPS 13 to find a blueprint for …

MacBook Air

This is a 10K Time-Lapse Video Created Using 80MP Still Photographs

Want to see what a 10K time-lapse video looks like? Look no further than the video above. Titled “10328×7760: A 10K Timelapse Demo,” it was created …

Apple is now an existential threat to Android

Google ought to be terrified at this news. Apple's iOS operating system for iPhone and iPad is trampling all over the Android world right now. This isn't just an incremental shift in market share.<p>This is, if left unchecked, an existential turning point for Android and its developers and …

Mobile

3 tips for graduates seeking their first job

For many years now I’ve taken more than just a passing interest in how students can best position themselves to land a job after obtaining their …

Millions Of Gamers Are Still Buying Consoles, Here Is Why

Whenever a new gaming platform comes along all kinds of talk starts as to whether it will replace what is currently available. In the past few years we’ve heard all sorts of comments and analysis as to the death of games consoles, even further back we heard something similar as to the end of PC …

Online

Apple would take a bite out of GoPro with this action cam concept

It’s no secret that Apple has given some thought to wearable cameras. The company already has a patent that would crush GoPro if it ever decided to make sports cameras, but there’s not enough money in the market for Apple to even bother.<p>We’ll probably never get to see what Jony Ive’s perfectly …

It looks like Samsung found yet another way to copy Apple in the Galaxy S6

Samsung wasn’t shy when it copied many of Apple’s smartphone, tablet and even software designs as it rose to become the top vendor in the smartphone …

The Masterful Lighting Of Architect David Adjaye

The biggest exhibition of the British architect’s work is on display in Munich.<p>David Adjaye is one of architecture’s leading lights. From luxury houses to museums, master plans, and even furniture, he is a master of context who draws upon art, history, and geography for his inspiration.<p>His …

Museums

Canon Unveils the M3: A 24.2MP Mirrorless That Feels More Like a DSLR in a Compact’s Body

As the rumors foretold, Canon updated its M mirrorless line with a new camera today. The M3 is a 24.2MP mirrorless camera that introduces a new …

How to make the most of a last-minute trip to Yosemite

It seems like nearly every traveller has Ansel-Adams-fueled dreams of visiting Yosemite National Park (and the ones that don't should), and with those dreams come questions. We put two of the most common questions we get from travellers - both on short and last-minute trips - to Beth Kohn, author …

National Parks

A Map Of Every Patent Steve Jobs Touched

You might never be able to get inside the enigmatic Apple founder’s head, but this could be the next best thing.<p>People are always trying to put themselves into the head of Apple founder Steve Jobs, to figure out how he thought. Unfortunately, Jobs was pretty inscrutable, but here’s one fun way to …

Encryption

National Geographic Travel

Black Desert House in California by Oller & Pejic Architecture

The Black Desert House in Yucca Valley, California.<p>The team of Oller & Pejic Architecture has completed the Black Desert House located in the Yucca …

Olloclip vs. Moment lenses: Best glass for your iPhone 6 camera

Like millions of photography fans, the iPhone is my main camera. In fact, ever since my Nikon D600 took a suicidal, lens-first dive off a cliff and into a waterfall, my iPhone has become my only camera.<p>I’m always trying to eke out a little extra performance from my iPhone’s tiny camera sensor with …

Rooftopping Photographer Tom Ryaboi Arrested on a Roof in Toronto

<b>Update</b>: Charges have been dropped against the photographers.<p>Three photographers, including rooftopping pioneer Tom Ryaboi, were arrested this past …

Crime

How to Create Impressive Surreal Photos: A Beginner's Guide

Ever wondered how those fun and surreal photos are made? Well, usually the process of making them requires multiple images, some graphic design …

Tutorials

The Beautiful Symmetry of Grand Theaters Captured from Center Stage

Gilles Alonso is a 43-year-old professional architectural photographer based in Lyon, France. For his recent project “Symétrie du Spectacle” …

5 Magazines For Book Lovers

Jenn de la Vega / February 4, 2015<p>Dearest Book Lover,<p>Isn’t it great to curl up with a good tome? These harsh winter months can be a great time to …

Samsung NX500 is a Tiny Mirrorless with the Heart of the NX1: Shoot 4K for $800

Samsung today announced the NX500, a mirrorless camera that stuffs many of the features found in its flagship NX1 mirrorless camera — including 4K — …

Cameras

Don't Let Your Camera Ruin Your Photography

New cameras are great. Whether you’re a beginner about to purchase your first “serious” camera, or an enthusiast or pro looking to make a significant …

Career Development

4 Approaches to Black & White Conversion in Lightroom

Black and white photos can be powerful and inspiring, but it’s not always simple. With digital photography it is easy to convert a color photo to …

Coming up with a Great Idea for a Photo

Coming up with a great idea is challenging for me. I only know one person who can come up with a great idea on the spot, and that’s Photofocus editor …

Happy Nothing: Life in the California Desert - Photographs and text by Yurian Quintanas Nobel | LensCulture

For some people, the desert represents death, nothingness. There is the obvious scarcity of water and shade; the extreme temperatures repel life; there is a sore lack of resources for humans to survive. At the same time, there is a long tradition of the desert as a place of healing. Deserts have …

Deserts