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Apple and Google Execs met in English mansion to secretly discuss government surveillance plans

Ditchley Park – the host of a truly unlikely meeting<p>An 18th-century Mansion in England hosted an unlikely meeting of spy chiefs from seven countries and representatives from tech giants last week. According to <i>The Intercept</i>, the meeting at Ditchley Park was held to discuss the topic of government …

Surveillance

How Does Your Camera's Sensor Size Affect Your Photographs?

Camera sensors come in different form factors nowadays, ranging from medium format, to Micro Four Thirds, and even smaller in the point-and-shoot …

Cameras

12 Hours on Tinder Changed My Life

After going through a particularly rough patch in her personal life, Jen Kirkman decided to put her best face forward on a cool new app called Tinder. Surely if the kids are doing it...<p>I've never dabbled in online dating. It just isn't my idea of romance. My idea of a meet-cute is meeting a friend …

18 things every modern gentleman should have in his closet

But do you have the right pieces? The essentials? The pieces no wardrobe should be without?<p>It's probably time to take stock of your wardrobe to make sure.<p>Don't get caught in the rain without a raincoat (literally).

Men's Fashion

Smart Bras Aren't As Stupid As They Sound

Created by an alum of Oracle and Hewlett-Packard, Sensilk is biometric clothing that takes a decidedly female-centric approach to wearables.<p>For Ashley Tyler, a designer and former director at Ralph Lauren, Nautica, and Levi’s, the premise seems so obvious. “When you think about it, it’s hard to …

Sophia Narrett's Common Threads

Artist Sophia Narrett likes to tell stories with a needle and thread. Her impressively embroidered canvases, saturated with pop culture references, are a testament to her self-taught skills but also express her cheeky perspective on celebrity and collective fantasies. Almost comic-like in their …

Email marketing technology is ridiculously complicated

At 2,000+ software vendors (and rising fast), the marketing technology industry isn’t just dynamic. It’s completely out of control.<p>Email technology is no exception: The plumbing required to make sure your customers get that coupon or white paper to their inbox on time is only growing in complexity. …

Marketing

5 can't-miss apps: 'QuizUp,' StubHub, Hoopla and more

With rumors swirling around the upcoming Android Mand Apple TV updates, you could have easily missed some of this week's best new apps.<p>Luckily, each …