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Linksys unveils networked storage and its fastest WiFi router yet

You knew that Linksys wouldn't sit idly by while competitors like ASUS and Netgear rolled out extra-fast WiFi routers -- sure enough, the Belkin-owned networking giant is coming to CES 2015 with some speedy wireless of its own. The company's EA8500 promises brisk, interruption-free 802.11ac at 1.73 …

New Guide: The Inspiration Handbook - 50 Tips from 50 Photography Trailblazers

It’s our last guide of the year! And it’s one you’ll want to keep in your back pocket. <b></b>In <i>The Inspiration Handbook: 50 Tips from 50 Photography</i> …

Photography

40 books every graphic designer will want for Christmas

Looking for present ideas for the designer in your life? Something good to read is always a great solution to your gift-giving dilemma – and the …

Graphic Design

Instagram's nice factor is key to its victory over Twitter

Right now on my Instagram feed, I see a photograph from one of my friends who snapped a picture of a man casually sitting next to his Christmas tree …

A Stunning Time-Lapse Video Showcasing Auroras as Seen From the International Space Station

A stunning time-lapse video showcases auroras as seen from the International Space Station. The video was compiled by Selmesfilms using images taken …

Adobe Photoshop Mix update brings auto-crop technology to the iPad and more

Adobe has just added some nice new features to its Photoshop Mix app with the move to version 1.4.<p>One of the highlights looks to be the smart-crop …

Canon EOS 7D Mark II Review

In the five years since its launch, the Canon EOS 7D has gone from being a cutting-edge piece of technology to an apparent remnant of a bygone age. …

Inside Square’s Winning PR Strategy

By doing their homework and making friends with the press, Square turned their small business into a catalyst for other entrepreneurs.<p>When Pam Turkin quit her job as VP of marketing for a major merchandising firm, people were shocked to hear why: She was finally turning her passion project into a …

'Birdman' tests new heights with seven Golden Globe nods

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (Reuters) - Surreal show business satire “Birdman,” a darling of critics for its innovative storytelling, led the Golden Globe Awards film nominations on Thursday, with its seven nods making it a front-runner early in the Hollywood awards season.<p>More than two months before the …

9 Best Practices for Promoting Your Business on Social Media

The CEO of social media marketing company Moment.Me shares some wisdom.<p>Social media can be tough to tackle for any business, but especially for smaller ones that can't afford to hire a social media specialist.<p>Simply broadcasting advertisements on Twitter and Facebook is not going to attract or …

Public Relations

Dubai is first Arab city to get Google Street View

You can now see some of the tallest buildings in the world on Google Street View.<p>Google has expanded the service to the city to Dubai in the United …

Google Docs, Sheets and Slides all gain iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus optimization

Google’s productivity apps – Docs, Sheets, and Slides – have all been updated recently with some nice improvements.<p>First up, all three are now …

Tech giants, government promote computer science with Hour of Code

Coding sounds hard, but sometimes all a kid (or grown-up) needs is a push in the right direction. That's the motivation for the second annual Hour of Code, which runs between December 8th and 14th as part of Computer Science Education Week. The initiative from non-profit site Code.org is designed …

Adobe's New Mobile Apps: No Longer Second-Class Citizens

One of the biggest trends that came out of Adobe MAX 2014 was the efforts that Adobe made to close the gap between vision and production for …

Graphics

Wireless charging for tablets is finally coming next year

We're still waiting for the Rezence standard to bring wireless charging to laptops, but Freescale is taking a big step towards making that a reality. It just announced a new wireless product that's powerful enough to recharge tablets, portable medical devices, and other large gadgets. The 15-watt …

Watch This Video Before You Start Freelancing

The idea of starting your own business may sound daunting, but the reality is that the economic downturn has forced a lot of Americans to start …

Employment

Apple Posts “Best of 2014” App Store and iTunes Store Lists – MacStories

Apple has today published their "Best of 2014" iTunes and App Store lists, which include editorial picks for the best releases in apps, music, movies, TV shows, books and podcasts from 2014.<p>For the best apps and games, Apple has picked Elevate and Threes for the iPhone, Pixelmator and Monument …

Apps

McDonald’s serves up more weak monthly sales numbers

McDonald’s has reported declining comparable-store sales across all regions the fast-food chain serves, with a bruising drop reported in the U.S. …

What to eat before and after a workout

So with that in mind it’s best to start with getting your day to day nutrition right because if you’re looking for that ‘booster’ it might be a sign …

Gadgets We Love: Canon EOS Rebel T5

The Canon EOS Rebel T5 (also known as the EOS 1200D) is one of the best DSLR cameras that you can buy for under $500. It makes a great Christmas gift for someone who wants to jump from a smartphone camera or a point-and-shoot. At an MSRP of $449, the Rebel T5 boasts an 18-megapixel CMOS sensor, …

Apple announces the App Store's Best of 2014 for iPhone, iPad and Mac

Apple has just come out with its “Best of 2014” promotional features on the App Store and the Mac App Store.<p>For iPhone, Apple has named the …

‘Star Fox’ To Land On Wii U Before ‘Zelda’

The year 2015 for the Wii U looks to be a promising for the console. Not only will it be coming off the heels of two strong game launches in 2014</i> …

7 Ways To Charm The Pants Off Of Everyone, All The Time

First impressions count. From work events to cocktail hours, small talk is in every aspect of your day to day life. Making a great first impression at social functions can be a daunting task. According to psychologist Linda Blair, seven seconds is all it takes for us to judge someone we’re meeting …

How to Create Dramatic Portraits in Your Garage

The setup If I want to take dramatic portraits on a black backdrop (without even needing a single light), a garage is your new go to spot. This is …

Photography

New Apple ads tout 'Change,' but are really about productivity

Apple is rolling out a new online and TV ad campaign that highlights the many ways you can use its flagship tablet to get things done.<p>Set to The …

You’ve Gotta Check Out These Hilarious New Moto 360 Ads

Motorola has released four new Moto 360 ads, promoting the company’s Android Wear device with a sprinkle of class and a dash of humor. The spots …

37 Quotes that Will Super-Charge Your Motivation

Have you ever felt the sting of failure so deep that you couldn’t see past the pain to keep moving forward?<p><i>Or doubted that you could even achieve</i> …

Apple Loop: iPhone 6S Rumors, Jobs And Wozniak's Garage Myth, iPhone 6C Speculation

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop covers the discussions and rumors of the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6C smartphones, Apple’s rising market share of tablets and smartphones, why Tim Cook needs to be careful when integrating Beats into Apple’s hardware, …

Over lunch, reshaping the future of America's drone industry

At Robofest, first things first. First there’s the wine, provided courtesy of one of the Washington, D.C. area’s most influential aerospace …