Jerry Marcellus

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32 Genius Gadgets Under $40 On Amazon That Are Basically Out Of A Black Mirror Episode

<i>Black Mirror</i> is science fiction, but sometimes it hits pretty close to home — and today’s modern world is actually filled with high-tech devices that …

Black Mirror

This clever key-swapping system definitely feels like the future

MSTR’s Linx ensures that interchanging keys between keychains will never be a headache again. Linx’s rather creative key-swapping approach isn’t …

Jigsaw Puzzles

Antarctic Photographer Explains The Weird Effects Of Sub-Zero Temperatures On Cameras

Going outside to take some photographs, the worst weather you'll encounter is a bit of wind and rain, perhaps snow depending on where you live. This …

These 7 Questions Will Reveal Which Marvel Character Actually Matches Your Personality

"I. Am. GROOT!" – Possibly you after taking this quiz.

Watch This Landscape Pro Battle a Fierce Blizzard & Shoot Epic Photos in Ferocious Winds (VIDEO)

When most photographers anticipate perfect weather for shooting outdoors, they’re hoping for a balmy windless day, soft golden light, and a few …

Landscape Photography

Nasa slams Elon Musk’s SpaceX for launching a Tesla car into the heavens

It was hailed as the future of space exploration.<p>But Nasa has taken a dig at Elon Musk for sending a Tesla Roadster into the heavens during the test …

Roadsters

This is what a scientist wears to keep warm in -40°F

Ryan Knapp works at the Mount Washington Observatory, where the wind chill can drop below -70 degrees.<p>Ryan Knapp is a senior staff meteorologist and weather observer at the Mount Washington Observatory in White Mountains, New Hampshire. When we talked on the phone, the temperature at the …

This Amazing Timelapse Of A Cargo Ship’s Journey Will Show You Things You Never Thought You’d See

For most of us who have dreamed of life at sea, it has remained just that. A dream. We have all dreamed of leaving behind everything, our jobs, our …

The tragic tale of Darth Vader - IDEAS ON

I love Star Wars and the prequel trilogy because I grew up with them. But I also saw A New Hope well before I saw A Phantom Menace. And it was on …

“What The Lens” Is a New Website That Helps You Choose a Perfect Lens for Your Style of Photography

Shopping for new gear is always exciting, but choosing among the myriad of options available can be a tedious and time-consuming task. Now thanks to …

Photography

Gorgeous 8K Timelapse Captures All Four Seasons in Norway

One year of planning, one year of shooting, and four months of post-production is a lot of time to spend on a single timelapse, but photographer …

Time-lapse Photography

How to use your exposure settings for creative effect

Whether you’re shooting photography or video, film or digital, exposure generally boils down to three elements in your camera. ISO, aperture and …

Harvard Has a Free Online 12-Module Digital Photo Course

Want to learn photography from Harvard? (Yes, that <i>Harvard</i>.) It turns out you can easily do so, even without being a student. The oldest institution …

Samsung and Google built their ideal Chromebook

Late last year, I lamented that Google didn't make Chromebooks a priority over the holiday season. With Android apps and the Google Play Store coming to the platform, it seemed like a perfect time to push Chrome OS. As this morning's leak showed, I just needed to wait another month: Samsung and …

Consumer Tech

Received A New DSLR? Things You Should Know, Part 1

If you never exceed 25 mph, purchasing a Corvette doesn’t make sense. A $2,000 set of gold clubs isn’t practical if all you do is play miniature …

Cameras

This 32-year-old left his life and career behind to work remotely while traveling the world — and help others do the same

Charles Du left his career as an award-winning product manager in Los Angeles to travel the world.<p>But that doesn't mean he stopped working.<p>Now, the 32-year-old, who has designed apps for NASA and Ticketmaster, teaches other people how to follow in his footsteps. He's become a "digital nomad" who …

Costa Rica

The Anatomy of the Underwater Fiber Optic Cables That Connect the Internet

Google employees Natalie Hammel and Lorraine Yurshansky look at the anatomy of the Monet underwater fiber optic cable that will be installed between …

Here's How You Figure Out That New DSLR

A step-by-step interactive guide.<p>Digital single-lens reflex cameras, better known as DSLRs, take pictures better than any smartphone. But picture quality is not why phone cameras took over the world. For one thing, we carry them everywhere anyway, and for another, they're simple. Point, shoot, and …

Cameras

Space Tourism Posters

Imagination is our window into the future. At NASA/JPL we strive to be bold in advancing the edge of possibility so that someday, with the help of …

Five Great Apps That Will Teach You How to Code

A few years ago, if you wanted to learn coding you had to buy a 20-pound paperback with some cute animal on the cover and then navigate through …

Star Wars fan film humanizes the Stormtroopers

The heartbreaking Star Wars fan film "Jakku: First Wave" goes behind the helmets as three Stormtroopers prepare to join a hopeless battle.<p>Stormtroopers are usually there to look menacing, attack our Star Wars heroes and then keel over in battle. It's easy to forget there are people underneath that …

6 Festivals of Light Worth Traveling to This Winter

Without winter there is no summer, and much in the same way, without the dark we would not appreciate the light. Okay, so maybe that sounds hella …

Our Truly Awesome Road Trip Through The Wild Iceland

It was a super spontaneous decision to spend all of our money for this absolutely brilliant weeks, which is actually closer to Greenland than to …

13 Overlooked European Cities Not Enough Americans Visit

Let's say you had a friend from Denmark coming to visit the United States, first time ever, who asked you where she ought to go. Would you say New …

European Travel

I have perfect vision, and yet I wear these computer glasses every day — here’s why

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>JINS I'm a very lucky person. Even after decades of subjecting my eyes to TV, computer screens, phones, tablets, and handheld game …

Deep Learning Algorithm Automatically Colorizes Photos

This is one of those sites you're going to want to try yourself. Take any black and white image, feed it to the algorithm, and watch as it spits out …

Coding While Black: Hacking The Future Of The Tech Industry

At Tech Square Labs in midtown Atlanta, you'll find glass walls and high ceilings. It follows the typical design trends of today's "hip" innovation centers and co-working office spaces. It's also where 14 low-income African-American students are learning Java as part of the Code Start program.<p>Code …

100+ Cities & 34 Countries in 8 Years: Why You Don't Have To Quit Your Job To Travel The World

So it seems like every other day another person quits their job, sells their stuff and sets off to explore the world. Its the norm, right? What today's generation aspires to? It's as if it is the only way to see the world?<p>Well, not for me. And it doesn't have to be for you either.<p>Growing up I …

How to Do Light Painting Photography with a 4-Foot Tube

In this post, I’ll be sharing how I shoot light painting photos using a 4-foot fluorescent tube protector. The technique is quite simple and can lead …

Light Painting