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The Week in Review: Big Names Say Farewell

A comedic force and a movie star were among those we lost this week.For almost four decades, Robin Williams challenged his audiences and brought them …

This Is Why Wearing Prints Can Be Problematic

Everyone knows that wearing a LBD is pretty much always a safe choice, but sometimes you want to wear something with a little color or pattern. There is a reason, however, that the term LPD (little printed dress) never caught on -- it's so hard to pull off.<p>This week, Hollywood showed us all the …

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7 Awesome Beards by James Myrick

James Myrick is a master beard artist. He's rather secretive about his methods, but my guess is that, by precise mental concentration, he can grow …

Germany Wins World Cup on Late Goal

Instagram is ready to take its shot

<b>The photo-sharing social media service has a fast-growing, hyper-engaged user base that advertisers love. Now it just needs to figure out how to make</b> …

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High-Flying Highlights From The International Drone Photography Awards

From France to the Philippines, the winners of National Geographic and Dronestagram's International Drone Photography Awards.<p><i>Images via</i><p>On March 15, 2014, in association with National Geographic, drone-photography site Dronestagram announced their first-ever International Drone Photography Awards, …

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20 Award-Winning Microscope Images

Olympus America Inc. is in the ninth year of sponsoring the BioScapes International Digital Imaging Competition. It honours the world’s most …

21 Extreme Close Ups of the Human Eye

Born in 1976, Suren Manvelyan started to photograph when he was sixteen and became a professional photographer in 2006. His photographic interests …

Hawaii's spectacular ocean waves – in pictures

Hawaiian photographer Clark Little gets to the heart of the action and shoots ocean waves in Oahu as they roll over him

X-Rayed Toys by Brendan Fitzpatrick | Colossal

<p>Photographer Brendan Fitzpatrick whose floral x-rays we first featured back in 2012, just released three new collections of x-ray photos including …

The Future Is Green

<b>Laundry Room Ideas –</b> An utility room is enhancing in appeal as a needed family improvement. The 10 utility room ideas we share will certainly aid …

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Let the Games Begin

Inside Flipboard / February 7, 2014<p>Welcome to the 2014 Winter Olympics, which starts today in Sochi, Russia. And not a moment too soon. With a run-up …

‘Dumb Starbucks’ Coffee Shop Opens in Los Feliz

By now you’ve probably heard of Dumb Starbucks, the mysterious, pranksterish coffee shop that appeared out of nowhere and opened for business in a …

Shia LaBeouf: we prefer stars to leave their brown paper baggage at home

Nymphomaniac,Shia LaBeouf,Film,Lars von Trier,Berlin film festival,Berlin film festival 2014<p>The derision heaped on the Nymphomaniac actor over a publicity stunt belies the hypocrisy at the root of our current relationship with celebrity<p>I don’t know if you’ve been to a film festival press …

Amazing Cityscape Views from the Rooftops of Dubai

Photographer Karim Nafatni gives new energy to the glowing lights of bustling Dubai in his stunning series of cityscapes, simply called <i>Rooftop Photography</i>. As we have seen before, the Dubai-based photographer and major airline pilot is certainly not afraid of heights! In his ongoing series, Nafatni …

Long Exposure Photos of Japanese Cherry Blossoms at Night

We have featured photographs of the cherry blossoms trees in Taiwan and every year there is a flood of photos as thousands of Americans flock to Washington DC to see the cherry blossoms bloom on the National Mall, but these new images by a Japanese photographer known only as Arixxx are particularly …

Photo Gallery: Opening Ceremony

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Carl Icahn drops petition for Apple to repurchase $50 billion in stock

Activist investor Carl Icahn is dropping his campaign to have Apple buy back $50 billion of its stock from shareholders. His forfeit comes after the prominent proxy firm Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) — an influential adviser to investors — recommended that shareholders vote against his …

Interesting Photo of The Day: Cute Puppy Wants To Go Home

The internet is a great resource for photographers and lovers of photography, with multitudes of great photos right at our fingertips just waiting to …

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15 Song Anniversaries to Celebrate This July

Music<p>Your trusted destination for top music news, music industry information, and concert details.<p>TRL<p>He's 6'10" and watched the concert on his …

A Film Critic Reached Out for Help in Hard Times. What Happened Next Will (Genuinely) Restore Your Faith in Humanity

A Film Critic Reached Out for Help In Hard Times. He Got It.<p>With the end of 2013 — and, more importantly, the first of the next month — approaching, …

Feast Your Eyes on Dubai’s World Record-Setting New Year’s Fireworks Show

Forget Times Square, the place every photographer wishes they were on New Year’s Eve 2014 (or is it 2013?) was Dubai. Why, you ask? Because this year …

PopCap CEO to retire, cofounder will take over the Plants vs. Zombies studio (exclusive)

Dave Roberts, chief executive of Electronic Arts’ PopCap Games division, is retiring from the game studio that he joined almost nine years ago. Cofounder John Vechey will take over the job of running the Seattle-based studio that created hits like Plants vs. Zombies and Bejeweled.<p>EA, which is one …