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A photographer’s guide to raising your business profile

A picture can paint a thousand words about your enterprise – learn what works to show it in its best light<p>Investing in high-quality photographs can help raise the profile of your personal brand and your business. A potential client faced with photos of poor quality is likely to think that the owner …

Professor Captures Incredible Photos of Whales in Arctic Waters

Full of power and majesty, whales are favored subjects among wildlife photographers. As a professor of marine biology at the University of Tromsø and scientific advisor at the Norwegian Institute for the Study of Nature, Audun Rikardsen has an unparalleled view into the world of whales. In 2010, …

Amazon's Alexa can now talk you through 60,000 recipes

Thanks to a new skill from recipe site Allrecipes<p>Most people I know with an Amazon Echo find that it’s particularly useful in the kitchen, what with hands-free music control and the ability to set timers (although you can’t name timers or set multiple ones; which Amazon really should fix). But, …

Cooking

Facebook plans to boost UK headcount by 50% as gov’t signals corporate tax rate cut

Facebook has followed Google’s lead by trumpeting plans to expand its presence in the UK — despite ongoing uncertainty over the impact of this summer’s Brexit vote for the country to leave the European Union.<p>Speaking at the annual CBI conference in London today, Facebook’s Nicola Mendelsohn, VP …

European Union

Scott Thrift’s Today Clock

Designer Scott Thrift has been reimagining the way we convey and perceive time for years now. In 2012, he released ThePresent: a wall clock with a colorwheel face that represents all 365 days of the year. ThePresent’s dial reflects the changing seasons and its message was clear: be patient, we are …

Watches

Pantone: 20th Century In Color

Pantone, the worldwide color authority, invites you on a rich visual tour of 100 transformative years in <b>Pantone: The 20th Century in Color.</b> Longtime Pantone collaborators and color gurus Leatrice Eiseman and Keith Recker identify more than <b>200 touchstone works of art,</b> products, decor, and fashion, …

San Francisco

Microsoft shows off the company's latest innovation using HoloLens: 'holoportation' | On MSFT

Have you ever wanted to be able to stand in the same room with someone who was thousands of miles away? Have you fantasized about being able to enter …

Augmented Reality

Artist Folds Photographs into Endless Geometric Sculptures

Christiane Feser’s ‘Photoobjects’ blur the line between photography and sculpture.<p>German artist Christiane Feser cuts and folds photographs into expansive, abstract panoramas. Her U.S. solo debut at Los Angeles’s Von Lintel Gallery stages a diverse series of these <i>Photoobjects</i>. Hanging on the walls …

INSTITUTE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART, VCU

Sited at the edge of the Virginia Commonwealth University campus in Richmond, Virginia, the new Institute for Contemporary Art links the University …

Museums

Frames, Industrial frames and Industrial chic

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The Surreal Architectural Collages Of Matthias Jung

Matthias Jung's fascination for the medium of collage began in his father's photolab. And so, "with scissors and glue, the first fantastic buildings …

These 15 Second Videos Teach You “How to Architect”

Fact 47: Eero Saarinen designed the Dulles international airport in Virginia. The original Dulles terminal is unique because its massive shapely …

How I Developed Ergo Kiwi, an Ergonomic Craft Knife that Your Fingers Will Thank You For

<i>If you've been through architecture school you're probably wary of craft knives, which can puncture the skin of an non-alert, caffeinated student at</i> …

The Architectural Lab: A History Of World Expos

World Expos have long been important in advancing architectural innovation and discourse. Many of our most beloved monuments were designed and …

Explore Salvador Dali's Paintings Through VR Video

Immerse yourself in the Surrealist artist’s dreamscapes.<p>The Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida has launched a new exhibit titled “Disney & Dali: …

Australia's oldest man likes to knit mini sweaters for injured penguins

Australia's oldest man has spent a lot of his days knitting sweaters for little penguins.<p>Alfred 'Alfie' Date spoke to <i>9 Stories</i> about how his …

Phillip Island

From Colombia to Canada with a paint brush | The Star

Back in Colombia, Mao Correa got calluses on his hands from wielding a paint brush to create the intricate works of art he sold by the hundreds in …

Minnesota Brothers' Massive Snow Sculptures Raise Funds for Charity

The Bartz brothers (Austin, 21, Trevor, 20, and Connor, 17) know their way around a snow pile.<p>The threesome ought to: Growing up in New Brighton, …

Sculpture

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Design

Legendary art director George Lois on judging the Wallpaper* Design Awards

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Vietnamese authors honoured at regional writers’ conference

<i>Two Vietnamese writers have received the Mekong River Literature Prize together with ten authors from Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, China and Myanmar.</i><p><i>The</i> …

Vietnam

Physicists explain how to solve difficult mathematical problems with time travel computing

Sending a locked message back in time of which no one will ever read the contents can help solve difficult problems, according to an international …

The 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class: Our Take on 12 New Interior Design Features

Here's what we make of the car's radical new interior<p>Mercedes has yet to fully reveal the new 2017 E-Class, but we had the chance to experience the next best thing: a hands-on preview of the interior. After spending some time with the new model, we can safely say it shakes up the game in terms of …

Google Asks 18 Artists To Redesign The Router

Why should a router look like a black box when it can look like a slinky, a lamp, or an oven mitt?<p>Google’s OnHub project is all about making Wi-Fi–and therefore, Google itself–better in people’s houses. Google hopes to achieve that by making OnHub software simple and powerful, but an equally …

This talking dinosaur for kids was named one of the best inventions of the year

CogniToys launched on Kickstarter earlier this year and earned $275,000 in pledges to help bring the project to life.<p>It was later named one of Time's 25 best inventions of 2015.<p>The toy is a talking dinosaur — but it doesn't just give programmed responses.<p>It connects to the internet via WiFi and …

Kids

Gmail Ending? Google Starts Migrating Users

Something rather interesting is happening at the Gmail.com domain right now. Google has started notifying users of its experimental ‘Inbox By Gmail’ service that this has replaced their Gmail account…<p>The pop-up appears when Inbox users login and states “Thanks for trying Inbox! To make it easier …

Gmail

New heatwaves model predicts strong increase in next two decades

Scientists have developed a new method to model heatwave magnitude that takes both the duration and the intensity of the heatwave into account.<p>The …

Climate Change

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Victoria Crown pigeon Victoria Crown pigeon, which today exists only in a sma...

<b>Victoria Crown pigeon</b><br>Victoria Crown pigeon, which today exists only in a small number of New Guinea and surrounding islands where it originated from, …

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