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Bose made earbuds that act like hearing aids

A hearing aide, if you will<p>Bose has quietly launched a new set of around-the-neck earbuds called Hearphones that can apparently augment the sounds of the world around you, something first spotted by a user over at Hacker News. While the company is known for its active noise-cancellation technology, …

Consumer Tech

Want better iPhone photos? Shoot raw

If you love taking photos, one of the best features in iOS 10 is the ability to capture in raw.<p>Raw photos are images captured straight from the sensor without any processing. Usually when you take an image on your phone -- or any camera -- noise reduction, white balance and sharpening are all …

Do successful people make their beds? What I learned after a year investigating this trendy life hack

I’ve always harbored a hatred for bed making. My mother swears she never made me make my bed, but I remember otherwise. Fortunately, when I became an adult, I became free to choose how and when to order the various accoutrement of my bedroom.<p>It was freeing to be able to leave the covers crumpled in …

Success

Top 3 Tips For Post Processing Your Landscape Photography

Landscape photography is one of the most popular genres of photography. If you look at websites like 500px or Flickr you’ll find that the...

7 solutions for all of your organizational problems

If you are naturally messy or just can't manage to keep things in place at home, then today's collection of tips and tricks on how to stay organized …

How to Keep a Commonplace Book With Evernote

A few years ago, as I was beginning my writing career, I attempted to tell a friend about a book I’d been reading. The book was fundamentally …

Stop Waiting for Your Billion-Dollar Idea and Do This Instead

Conventional wisdom says that if entrepreneurs want to be successful they should strive to create breakthrough tech products in new and huge …

Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro With Retina Display (Early-2015) review

A Broadwell upgrade provides impressive battery life for Apple’s business laptop.<p>Share<p>Pros<p>Outstanding battery life; high-quality Retina display; …

The latest contender for your automated kitchen: the $200 smart frying pan

I’m a big fan of home automation gadgets – right down to my kettle – but even I would have thought a smart frying pan was a bit of a stretch. Seems not: a Kickstarter campaign for the $199 Pantelligent pan is almost fully-funded.<p>Frying pans have barely changed in thousands of years, but …

How to Advance Your Photography with Aperture Priority Mode

Many photographers think that the next step after shooting in auto mode is jumping right into manual. But, as landscape and architecture photographer …

Aperture

Apple’s “Pirates Of Silicon Valley” Flag Gets Rehoisted

Legendary graphic designer Susan Kare recreates a computer counter-culture icon.<p>One of the most definitive and defiant pieces of counterculture art to ever come out of Silicon Valley is now available for purchase. Susan Kare—the designer behind all of the Mac’s beloved early iconography, as well as …

Europol Chief: 100 Hacker 'Kingpins' Lead Global Cybercrime

Security<p>Hacks and other cyberattacks happen every day, all over the globe. But a European official believes only "around 100" hackers are behind global cybercrime.<p>"We roughly know who they are. If we can take them out of the equation, then the rest will fall down," Troels Oerting, the head of the …

Cybersecurity

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #21

Human Journey<p><b>“The question is not what you look at, but what you see.” Henry David Thoreau</b><p>A good friend once told me that wildlife photography makes him sad. He explained that when he sees images of the wild creatures and unspoiled places his heart aches too deeply at the thought of what he …

New Atlas

Paul Ridden July 5, 2018<p>Aergility has spent the last few years developing and testing a new kind of VTOL called ATLIS. The wingless autonomous …

Microsoft turns Cortana into a Klingon-speaking Starfleet officer

To celebrate the launch of the Lumia 830 in the UK and all of the Trek-flavored nerdiness going down at Destination Star Trek in London, Microsoft has taught given its virtual assistant a crash course in the ways of Qo'nos -- by which we mean Cortana can now speak a little Klingon. All you'll have …

How to Get Interesting Foregrounds for Your Landscape Shots

There is an old convention among landscape photographers that getting an interesting foreground is a very desirable element in a lot of landscape …

33 Amazing Photos of the Most Beautiful Abandoned Places on Earth

There’s something eerily beautiful about an old abandoned building or vessel. To imagine the lives of the people who once lived or worked there, to …

Photography

How to Get Superb Color in Your Photography

Color accuracy is one of the most important aspects of photography. A big part of this is getting accurate white balance. White balance relates to …

10 Reasons Why a Pro is Using a Mirrorless Camera for Personal and Paid Jobs

Everyone can take a picture, but as photographers (professional or aspiring), we have the skill set and the tools to create great images in any …

Q & A with David Lykes Keenan

David Lykes Keenan is a photographer based in New York City.<p>•<p><b>BA: What do you think separates your photos from the average street photographer?</b><p>DLK: …

5 Photoshop CC ‘Hidden Gems’ You Didn’t Hear About in Yesterday’s Announcement

Adobe’s major Creative Cloud update yesterday gave photographers several updated features, new features and even an all-new mobile app to play around …

Free, Beautifully Designed App Notifies You when Golden Hour is About to Start

The team behind the photo narrative platform Exposure just released a brilliant little app called Golden Hour.<p>Bringing their philosophy of doing <i>one</i> …

Photog Awarded $200K for Unlawful Arrest, Prompts the Creation of an Officer Training Program

Three years ago, in late July of 2011, freelance news photographer Philip Datz was arrested by the Suffolk County Police Department in New York for …

These Reasons Will Compel You to Start Printing Your Photographs

Forgive me for being a little nostalgic. I was brought up in the days of film, the days of one hour mini lab printing on the high street of every …

PhotoSweeper for Mac whisks away duplicate images

When your computer slows down to a crawl and you figure out that it’s because your hard drive is stuffed to the gills, you need to do some house cleaning. Your photo collection is likely a good place to start, and Overmacs’ newly updated PhotoSweeper can swiftly scrub out space-wasting photo …