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Malware Can Steal Data From Non-Networked Computers, Via Heat

"Hot or not?" comes to computer security<p>Back in 1999, Neal Stephenson's novel <i>Cryptonomicon</i> introduced me to the idea of Van Eck phreaking—intercepting the weak electromagnetic radiation from a computer monitor to recreate what the person is seeing on the screen. Now security researchers have come …

Cybersecurity

Master the Art of Panning With These 9 Useful Tips

Panning is a technique where you pan your camera to follow the motion of your subject and render motion blur to the background but capture the …

Shutter Speed

Security Backdoors and Surveillance Mechanisms Reportedly Found in iOS Devices [u]

Security researcher and iOS forensics expert Jonathan Zdziarski has published a paper and hosted a talk at HOPE/X about identifying backdoors, attack …

BlackBerry: Why Our New Square Passport Design is Better Than iPhone 5s, Galaxy S5

BlackBerry plans to move into the future with a new smartphone design that is square, as seen in their upcoming model known as the Passport. This …

Samsung’s Q2 Profits Miss Estimates, Chinese Competitors Held Responsible

Samsung, the world’s largest manufacturer of smartphones has posted its Q2 profit that missed analyst estimates on competition from Chinese makers …

BMW Canada electric car comes with solar panel discount

BMW Canada is betting people who are drawn to an electric car will also want to reduce their carbon footprint by generating their own solar power.<p>The …

Solar Power

China Tells Carriers to Cut Marketing Costs for High-End Devices Such as iPhone

The Chinese government has told the country’s three leading carriers that they need to cut phone subsidies and advertising costs by a combined 40 …

Apple Takes its Maps to the Web in New ‘Find My iPhone’ Beta

As pointed out by German website <i>iPhoneBlog.de</i>, Apple’s new ‘Find My iPhone’ app on its iCloud.com beta website now uses Apple Maps, instead of Google …

Essentials to Getting Started with Low-Light and Night Photography

Low-light and night photography follow the same basic fundamentals of photography but there are some techniques that are more prevalent and worth …

4 Tips for Creating Compelling HDR Photography

HDR tends to have a bad name in the world of photography. Type the words ‘HDR photography' into google images and you'll get an idea why. Florescent …

Secretly Carry Your Photographs in These Spy Coins Created from Real Currency

Need a way to covertly transport your memory card loaded with digital photos from one place to another? You should look into using <i>spy coins</i>.<p>Covert …

How to Take Cute Pictures of Kittens

Recently I had the joy of partaking in some photography for a pet rescue organisation. They asked me to take pictures of quite a few kittens and cats …

Shutter Speed

Free Fonts, Best for Posters, Flyers and Logo Designs | Fonts

This is the another <b>excellent fonts</b> collection for graphic designers. These fonts are best for posters, flyers and logo designing.<p>Custom designed …

The Web Design Trend That Catches Everyone's Attention These Days - Flat Design

Advertisement<p>I think that there is no designer not to be involved in the harsh “battle” between skeuomorphic and flat design. Fortunately, these …

50 Beautiful Postage Stamp Designs

A fundamental purpose of a stamp is to show the prepayment of postage. Every country around the world is required to have its own name on almost all …

Graphic Design

A Homemade Camera That Uses Twenty Separate Lenses

What’s cooler than a multi-cell pinhole camera? How about a multi-cell pinhole camera upgraded to a lensed version? That’s exactly what James Guerin …

7 Days in Paris

“Circulation: Date, Place, Events” was first exhibited in 1971 as part of the Seventh Paris Biennale. Each day, for seven consecutive days Takuma …

The Nikon D3s Can Survive Getting Wet, Muddy, Frozen, Dropped, and Burned

High-end DSLRs by major camera manufacturers are made to be durable. After all, photographers find themselves in all kinds of environments …

Google+ Now Using ‘Computer Vision’ to Identify and Index Photos by Content

Google I/O brought with it a lot of exciting updates for Google+, not the least of which were a slew of automatic improvements to Google+ Photos …

Dubai: Stunning Dynamic Timelapse Photography

Dubai is a truly incredible city. It contains some of the most glorious skyscrapers, including the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world …

Time-lapse Photography