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Venus Williams at fault in fatal car crash in Florida - police

<b>US tennis star Venus Williams has been involved in a car crash that led to the death of a 78-year-old man.</b><p>A spokesman for Palm Beach Gardens police in Florida confirmed to the BBC they were investigating a fatal crash involving the Grand Slam champion.<p>A man was taken to hospital after the accident …

Google's AI will take on the world Go champ live on YouTube

Lee Sedol is "confident" he can beat Google's DeepMind.<p>Google's victory over a top Go player was unprecedented, but can its artificial intelligence program DeepMind beat the world champion? We'll find out starting on March 9th, when DeepMind's "AlphaGo" program takes on South Korea's Lee Sedol in a …

Artificial Intelligence

Paris attacks may prompt Obama to step up military action

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Paris terrorist attacks seem likely to compel President Barack Obama to consider military escalation against the Islamic State …

Deputy who threw South Carolina student in class is under federal investigation

Federal and state officials opened a civil rights investigation Tuesday over the manhandling of a black high school student in South Carolina who was yanked from her desk and dragged across the classroom floor by a white sheriff's deputy.<p>The FBI, the Justice Department and the South Carolina Law …

The Pentagon is about to make major changes to its ISIS strategy

The potential shift in strategy comes at the request of the White House as the Obama administration has reportedly become increasingly concerned that the battle against ISIS, aka ISIL or the Islamic State, has reached a stalemate.<p>The new strategy, unveiled by Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Tuesday …

A Brief History of the Camera Flash, From Explosive Powder to LED Lights

The first known photograph was captured in 1826 when light reacted with a particular type of asphalt known as Bitumen of Judea. Since that first …

Inside the ISIS Blueprint for Winning

Despite the success to come, the auguries boded ill for Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi when he assumed leadership of the Islamic State in May 2010. American …

Mao Zedong

11 actions you can take today to start getting rich, according to a self-made millionaire

The good news is that success is a learnable skill, and anyone can start thinking, acting, and making choices like the super wealthy.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire identifies specific "millionaire mind actions" that could help you …

Success

Donald Trump is facing a new type of threat from 2 surging candidates

But since last week, two surging White House hopefuls are taking a markedly different approach: former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Florida).<p>Rather than regularly berating the GOP front-runner or pretending he doesn't exist, Fiorina and Rubio have been biding their time …

23 Famous Movie Poster Photos Without Text

Famous movies often have iconic movie posters that are easily recognizable at a glance. We’ve collected text-less versions of 23 different posters to …

Film Posters

8 Camera Shots and Angles From Cinema That Can Help Improve Your Photos

‘Sallie Gardner at a Gallop’ is sometimes considered to be one of the earliest films ever produced when it was released on June 15th, 1878. …

This is the airpower Russia has in Syria

By Thomas Gibbons-Neff<p>Thomas Gibbons-Neff<p>Reporter<p>Bio<p>Russian warplanes launched airstrikes in Syria on Sept. 30, a U.S. official said, shortly after the country’s parliament authorized President Vladimir Putin to use military force in the conflict.<p>The country has a mixture of 28 ground-attack …

Military

The Dark Side of Photography: When Getting the ‘Best’ Shot is Just Plain Wrong

I firmly believe that photography is a powerful force for good in this world.<p>As reportage, it opens our eyes to tragedies we might otherwise ignore; …

New Pentax Full Frame DSLR Teaser Site Says Camera Coming in Spring 2016

Ricoh has put up a new teaser page for its upcoming full frame Pentax DSLR. Back in February 2015, Ricoh announced that the camera would arrive by …

Police find 3,500 weapons and Satanic shrine in Florida woman's home

Woman in Florida allegedly attacks police officer attempting to arrest her with a machete, had terrorised neighbours for years<p>A woman in Florida was arrested after police discovered 3,500 weapons in her mobile home. Police also found a shrine to Satan and a number of disturbing objects inside the …

Missouri mom charged after kids found living in crate, cave

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A 24-year-old mother is in custody Saturday after her two young children were found barefoot, dirty and living in a wooden …

Artist Crafts Incredibly Realistic Gigantic Flowers Out of Paper

San Francisco-based artist Tiffanie Turner has had a lifelong obsession with botanicals, expressing her adoration in the form of incredibly realistic paper flowers. Using delicate crepe material, she crafts soft-looking petals that have the same creases, folds, and postures to convincingly mimic …

JPEG 2000: The Better Alternative to JPEG That Never Made it Big

At the turn of the century, the Joint Photographic Experts Group created what they considered to be the next generation of JPEG image compression. …

Architizer

EX-NYSE CEO: The stock market is not fair

Grasso, who led the "Big Board" from 1995 to 2003, said in an interview to be broadcast on Sunday that the market chaos of August shows flaws in the stock market, according to Bradley Hope at The Wall Street Journal.<p>He said in the interview, to be broadcast on "Wall Street Week," that: "A fast …

Concern mounts over UK role in Pakistan drone attacks

MoD refuses to confirm if military at US base are involved in airstrikes<p>UK military personnel are suspected of having participated in the CIA’s controversial drone war in Pakistan, which has resulted in thousands of fatalities.<p>The Ministry of Defence has declined to answer a Freedom of Information …

A Chilling And Deeply Personal Look At Life In A Psychiatric Ward Through Self-Portraits

“My project resulted in photos about a girl, me, who is on the verge of death,” photographer Laura Hospes says.<p>After a failed suicide attempt this year, photographer Laura Hospes was hospitalized in a psychiatric ward. A student at the Photoacademy in Amsterdam, Hospes was always interested in …

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

By Sara Shipley Hiles<p>Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an …

Isolatated Food Images for Adobe Photoshop

Foods Volume 1, a high quality collection of 43 isolatated food images for Adobe Photoshop.<p>As I was working as a professional graphic designer I was …

Daily Inspiration #2165

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Why Every Photographer Should Use a Manual Focus Lens

Your camera is smart. It has processors that are able to run algorithms, for near instantaneous adjustments to compensate for lighting conditions and …

Cameras

We are now averaging more than one mass shooting per day in 2015

For those keeping track, that's an average of more than one shooting per day.<p>These numbers are according to the Mass Shooting Tracker created by the anti-gun subreddit Guns Are Cool.<p>Wednesday morning's stunning on-air fatal shooting in Roanoke, Virginia of a television reporter and a photographer …