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Windows 10 users complain about intrusive new OneDrive adverts

Microsoft tries to sell cloud service OneDrive subscriptions with new ad within Windows 10’s File Explorer, to the annoyance of customers<p>Users are complaining about Microsoft inserting adverts for its OneDrive cloud service directly into Windows 10’s File Explorer.<p>The adverts pop up while a user is …

Why the new Mac Pro might never come

Pros have been dissatisfied with Apple of late, and it’s not hard to see why. The so-long-in-the-tooth-it-qualifies-as-a-fang Mac Pro hasn’t been …

MacBook Pro

This is probably the only way you'll ever get to visit the Space Station, but it's pretty damn good

We never tire of seeing amazing new footage from the International Space Station (ISS), but it would be even better if most of us could get a VIP …

AirBar adds a few more touchscreen tricks to the MacBook Air

Back at CES we saw a prototype of the AirBar, an odd but useful device that sits below your MacBook Air's screen and turn it into a touchscreen. Now at SXSW 2017, the company is back with a new model that's <i>almost</i> ready for production. The big difference between the product we saw at CES and this …

Elon Musk makes a bet to fix a state's energy woes in 100 days, or it's free

Now we <i>know</i> Elon Musk is a betting man.<p>Yesterday, Tesla's Vice President for energy products Lyndon Rive (who is Musk's cousin) said the company could …

Tesla

The augmented reality headset wars have begun

Floating just inches from my face was a semi-translucent brain. It was, this being Austin, missing a few pieces. To my left floated the frontal lobe. …

Augmented Reality

This 94-Year-Old Engineer Just Invented an Ultra-Efficient New Battery (and Tesla Will Love It)

John Goodenough, the man responsible for the lithium-ion battery, might just have his biggest breakthrough at the end of his career.<p>In the United States, if you can succeed well ahead of your years, well, society says, you're the source of inspiration for everyone else. (Mark Zuckerberg, Adam …

Clean Energy

Now that Android is getting Google Assistant, here’s how it works

Here’s what you can actually do with it.<p>Okay, Google, what can Google Assistant do?<p>The answer depends on what hardware you’re using.<p>Google announced last month it would soon release Google Assistant — its latest iteration of an Alexa/Siri-like voice tool — on phones running newer versions of …

Android News

Google's new reCAPTCHA automatically tells you're not a bot

Over the years, Google has utilised a number of methods to distinguish between human and bots on the web. Its take on the CAPTCHA (Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart) test, known as reCAPTCHA, has required you to transcribe distorted words, confirm Street …

7 of the best TV features you should be using

When you first buy a new television, you might spend the first hour or so digging through the menus, making sure all the settings are properly configured. After that, you might revisit the settings from time to time to adjust the picture mode or brightness. But there are likely settings and …

Smart TV

The next iOS will deeply change the iPhone, and you won't even notice

If you're the type of person who immediately updates their iPhone to the latest version of iOS every time new software drops, here's a friendly …

4 Cool and Unusual Used Cameras Found in Tokyo

Japanese camera manufacturers dominate the digital photography landscape, so it might come as a surprise that the used film camera market is also …

An insecure mess: How flawed JavaScript is turning web into a hacker's playground

Researchers say tens of thousands of sites are using JavaScript libraries that are years old and contain publicly known vulnerabilities.<p>An analysis …

Information Security

Every Photographer Needs a Bag Full of These Photography Gadgets

Let's have a good ol' fireside chat, just you and I...I'm going to be very candid with you on a few items that I just absolutely love and think you …

Most Americans Fear Self-Driving Cars, AAA Survey Shows

Yet we still crave autonomous features.<p>How do you feel about self-driving cars? If you answered, "I can't wait to get one!" you're in the minority. A survey of more than 1,000 Americans by AAA reveals that 78 percent of us are afraid to ride in a self-driving vehicle, and 54 percent don't want one …

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A teen programmer met Apple's Tim Cook and Craig Federighi then built an app to improve your commute

He's off to a good start. He was part of a team of kids that won the 2015 TechGLOBAL Civic Hackathon for an app called VoicePedia, which reads Wikipedia entries aloud for the visually impaired. It's available on Apple's App Store.<p>The second app of his to be accepted into the App Store was a …

9 Amazon Prime perks you're probably not using

Amazon.com likes to change the rules. First it sold books online. Then it launched an online shopping revolution. When it started the subscription service Amazon Prime, customers received two-day shipments for free. Each innovation caused a paradigm shift in how we shop and entertain …

How to use Gmail templates to answer emails faster

What's more of a time-suck than spending all day writing email?<p>You could probably name a few things like vacuuming, getting lost in subreddits, and …

Pinhole Photography With The Fujifilm X-T1

Ever since taking up a camera, I’ve been fascinated with capturing images that have a timeless quality. Over the years, I’ve experimented with …

Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

<i>“Life happened because I turned the pages.” ― Alberto Manguel</i><p>White House Photos, Candid or Not? – <i>New Yorker</i><p>The Photographer Chronicling a Forgotten …

Photography

These Folding Landscape Photos Will Mess With Your Brain

Photographer Aydın Büyüktaş has published a new series of photos as part of his delightful <i>Flatland</i> series, which shows landscapes folding upon …

Minimalist Photographer Captures Dramatic Depth of Nature in Black and White

The picture-perfect portfolio of Greek photographer George Digalakis is simultaneously rooted in the natural world and subtly surreal. His photographs are shrouded in palpable stillness and mysterious melancholy. They prompt viewers to get lost in the scene and tap into their slumbering …

Landscape Photography

Nikon is rumored to announce five new Nikkor lenses in 2017

In addition to the D820 and D7300 Nikon is rumored to announce five new Nikkor lenses this year (as of today Nikon still has two camera models that …

Dreamlike Panoramic Landscape Photographs

Raf Olaerts is a photographer based in Belgium. Nature and travel lover, he is passionate of landscapes. He catches stunning pictures during his …

Macphun Tip: Adding Textures to Photos

A great way to stylize your images with <b>Macphun’s Luminar</b> is to use a texture layer. This option lets you place a custom image or texture above your …

3 Tips to Find Great Portrait Photography Locations

How do you find the best location to take portraits when all the good spots are overdone? Mango Street created this video to demonstrate various …

Old-school incredible: These stunning aerial photos weren’t shot from drones

Drones have brought aerial photography into the spotlight, but the photos from the latest Professional Aerial Photographer Association (PAPA) event …

Six Techniques to Get Sharper Photos Without Spending a Dime

Every photographer is always on a quest for sharper photos, but many only have a vague idea of how to actually create sharper images. The obvious is …

Interview: American Photographer Captures Everyday Life in Cuba, Feels Like He Went Back in Time

In the years following President Obama’s easing of travel restrictions to Cuba, more and more Americans have ventured on educational visits to this once closed off island nation. Recently, commercial director and photographer AJ Bleyer of Advent Films spent 10 days discovering the beauty of …

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