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Regulators twice declined to open GM ignition switch probes

WASHINGTON -- Despite concerns that airbags failed to deploy in some General Motors Co. cars, federal regulators twice declined to open formal investigations to determine the cause, according to a congressional investigation into delays in recalling the vehicles.<p>In addition, the automaker approved …

House Lam by Nico van der Meulen Architects

House Lam in Bedfordview, Johannesburg, South Africa.<p>Nico van der Meulen Architects were approached to refresh the architecture design of an existing …

Sleek Carbon-Fiber Electric Bike Is Perfect for the Commuter

The bike ride to work just got more exciting. It comes in the form of the Leaos Electric Bike, a light-weight cycle originally modeled after the famous Vespa scooter. This futuristic-looking bike is designed and handmade in Italy and is produced out of carbon fiber. Leaos looks sleek and modern …

Carbon Fiber

Charmingly Detailed Illustrations That Are Smaller than a Penny

With incredible precision, California-based artist Sam Larson produces tiny illustrations that are no larger than a penny. To prove it, he places a penny right next to the drawings and documents them on Instagram.<p>In the images, Larson manages to include great details, color, and shading that …

Digital Art

Kurt Cobain Getting His Own Comic Book

Kurt Cobain‘s life will be captured in the pages of a new comic book that sees release in print and digital forms on April 2nd, a few days before the …

Slipknot’s Corey Taylor Sings Ronnie James Dio’s ‘Rainbow in the Dark’

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor recorded a version of Ronnie James Dio’s soaring metal anthem “Rainbow in the Dark” for the tribute compilation <i>Ronnie</i> …

Taylor Momsen Discusses Her Naked Album Cover

In the new issue of <i>Rolling Stone</i>, Taylor Momsen talks about posing nude for the cover of <i>Going to Hell</i>, the new album from her band, the Pretty …

Police Release Previously Unseen Photos From Kurt Cobain’s Death Scene

Last week, Seattle police said they were reexamining the evidence surrounding Kurt Cobain‘s suicide. Although they didn’t find anything that …

5 Rock Records Intended to Have Extremely Limited Pressings

This week, the Wu-Tang Clan announced that they had a completed a 31-track double album, <i>The Wu – Once Upon a Time in Shaolin</i>. But instead of …

Apple's iTunes Sued By Artist for Pirating Music

The rap formation Pretty Boy Gangsters are almost completely unknown to the public today, but their cassette release of the album “Rollin Like a …

Self-Storage And The Mobile Internet In Asia

Last week I attended the second annual 2014 Self-Storage Expo Asia in Hong Kong, March 25-27, organized by the nascent Self-Storage Association Asia (SSAA). Self-storage is one of those businesses you’ve heard of, but may never have given much thought to unless you once had the need to store some …

Huawei hits record sales despite security fears

The year of the snake was a good for one for Huawei. The Chinese phone builder became the world's third-biggest phone manufacturer on the back of record sales and flourishing profits in 2013, despite resistance to the company's expansion in other parts of the world.<p>Reporting its results for 2013, …

New Details Imply the Rumored Sony MF Camera Will be Mirrorless

<i>Sonyalpharumors</i> has gotten ahold of some more details about the rumored Sony medium format camera we mentioned earlier this week, and it seems this …

This Coffee Shop in South Korea is Shaped Like a Rolleiflex Camera

The title kind of says it all on this one, so we’ll keep it brief. There is a coffee shop in South Korea that ought to make it onto every quirky …

WTF, Humor, Apple, Fashion, Photography, Music, Graphic Design, VFX

Drone-Aided Long Exposure Shots Yield Mouthwatering Light Graffiti

Do LEDs still count as wearables if they're strapped onto machines?<p>Using the leanest and meanest in quadcopter drone technology, the team at production group FICTION have blessed the Internet with a mind-boggling new photo series that combines long exposure photography with colorful LEDs and …

Olympus Releases the SH-1, A Fixed Lens PEN-Like Compact with 5-Axis Stabilization

Olympus released two cameras tonight, the first of which is a 24x zoom compact camera called the Stylus SH-1 that is styled after the company’s PEN …

Tutorial: Quickly Remove Bags Under Eyes Using Curves in Photoshop

There are a few different ways to address bags under the eyes when you’re editing a portrait in Photoshop, but the video above shows one that is both …

Boudoir Photography: 3 Quick Tips on Building Trust With Your Clients

Boudoir photography is not just about taking beautiful images, but it is also knowing how to make your clients <i>feel</i> beautiful. Remember that clients …

Communicate

Better Landscape Photography Tips and Video Tutorials