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8 Ways to Reduce Noise in Your Photographs

You have plenty of options to choose from when you want to reduce the noise in your images. However, you first need to understand why noise actually …

Sigma dp2 Quattro: First Look

The very first advance shipment of the Sigma dp2 Quattro camera has just arrived, and as I write, our team is preparing a number of these compact, …

Photo Series Uses Laundry Machines to Frame Colorful and Abstract Shots

“Inspirational” probably isn’t the first word that comes to mind when you think about laundry, but for photographer Yvette Meltzer, that’s exactly …

Speedy snaps: photos developed in energy drinks – in pictures

They're not just for keeping your eyes pinned open at 3am ... energy drinks can be used to develop photographs too. Stephen Gill's psychedelic new series is fuelled by the fizzy orange stuff. Take a trip through a world soaked in Red Bull, Monster Rehab and the rest

​Government threatens legal action for Sydney UberX drivers

After facing resistance at home in San Francisco and an angry backlash from taxi drivers in Paris, UberX is facing stronger opposition in Australia as drivers for the ridesharing service are issued with official warnings from the government.<p>Drivers found offering ridesharing services through UberX …

Amazon Fire Phone unveiled

More than seven years after Apple introduced the iPhone, Amazon unveiled the Fire Phone, its first foray into the smartphone market Wednesday at an event in Seattle hosted by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.<p>Bezos pulled the phone out his pocket before a crowd of 300 gathered near Seattle.<p>The $200 Fire Phone …

Lightbox Wants To Be Your Phone’s Other Lens

Say hey to a new wearable camera contending for your cash. The Ca7ch Lightbox boasts of being the smallest live-streaming wearable camera — at just 1.5 inches x 0.49 inches, and weighing in at a dainty 30 grams.<p>It also has an 8MP lens, with f2.4 aperture; records 1080p video; and has a burst mode …

BlackBerry Turns To Amazon To Fix BlackBerry’s App Problem

BlackBerry has partnered with Amazon in a deal that will bring Amazon’s Android Appstore to BlackBerry devices. Why? As BlackBerry’s CEO John Chen tells the WSJ, he simply doesn’t have time, energy and money to build a proper app ecosystem, which sounds about right. The Amazon Appstore will be …

Machining Cloud News

Okuma Corp. Partners with Machining Cloud GmbH on Machining Cloud Apps<p>Global machine-tool builder Okuma Corp. has signed on with Machining Cloud GmbH …

can anyone help me remove a carriage off an old craftsman lathe? : machining

recently when it slides it sounds like its grinding a chip, and i want to remove it to clean under it.<p>i prefer to not remove the tailstock or …

As Ties With China Unravel, U.S. Companies Head to Mexico | Today’s Machining World

Video: A Job Shop’s Lean Transformation

For shops considering a move to lean manufacturing—or a recommitment to lean manufacturing—this video is a great encouragement.

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Composite manufacturing solutions

Machining solutions dedicated to specific composite materials as well as operations and demands are becoming an increasingly important competitive …