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Sony A7 III review: A peerless full-frame mirrorless camera

With its latest model, the 24.2-megapixel A7 III, Sony has created a near-perfect all-around camera. It has the best mirrorless autofocus system on the market, sharp, full-frame 4K video, high shooting speeds worthy of a sports camera, and excellent image quality. It's not perfect, but after trying …

Cameras

How to Make Yourself INVISIBLE in Photoshop

Anyone can create the invisibility effect, the key is taking the right pictures to make your job easy in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we guide you …

Tip of the Day: Send Audio Messages in iOS 8

One of the great new features in iOS 8 is the ability to send an audio message. Sometimes it's simply a lot more convenient to make a quick recording than it is to type a message. Why not simply call the person? Because convention requires that we then engage in conversation. An audio message is …

iOS 8 App Updates: Dashlane Password Manager

As expected, there are tons of apps being updated for iOS 8 in these first few weeks after its release. One of the more notable ones that updated this week for iOS 8 is <b>Dashlane Password Manager</b>.<p>Dashlane is an excellent password manager, with a superb set of features and a handsome UI that makes …

Review: HoverBar 3 and iKlip Xpand

<b>Twelve South HoverBar 3 ($99.99)</b><p>3 out of 5 stars<p>Twelve South, the makers of one of my favorite bookish iPad and MacBook cases (the BookBook series) also sells other items, one of those being the HoverBar 3.<p>Here is the simple value proposition of the HoverBar: Screw down the adjustable arm to the …

Bloomberg: Apple's splashing gold paint on the iPad too

The nice thing about living in Apple's ecosystem is everything is consistent: the app library, the user interface and design motifs echo across all of the company's devices. Well, unless you have a gold iPhone -- then any iPad you could possibly buy just simply <i>wouldn't match.</i> According to <i>Bloomberg</i>, …

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Air Supply - SOS (Save Our Sheep) Game Review

<b>Air Supply – SOS (Save Our Sheep) ($1.99)</b> is a great game, and it does what any Air Supply game does best; it provides you with plenty of stuff to unlock. There are also boss fights, a mini game, and perks. Life is all about perks, right?<p>For the first time in Quantum Sheep history this game …

Commentary: Welcoming the drones

I started flying in small planes in high school. I can vividly remember my first flight in a little Cessna. Took off from Paine Field in Everett, and …

How to use iOS 8 like a boss

You don’t need a new iPhone to enjoy the awesome power of iOS 8. Loaded with new features and built-in apps, Apple’s latest mobile OS is its most powerful yet.<p>As intuitive as it is, there are plenty of tips and tricks that will help you truly get the most out of iOS 8 — even starting before you …

Apps

33 Photographers Reveal Their Definition of Intimacy (NSFW)

<i>Emmanuelle Bosse</i><p>In our <i>Intimacy</i> group show, photographers reveal their interpretations of the emotional, intellectual, physical, and sexual space in …

How to Use Personal Drones Legally

We’ve all seen impressive drone footage, whether that’s testing reusable rockets in the desert or a timeless birds-eye view of New York City, but if you’ve ever considered taking the plunge and forking out for one yourself, there are one or two things you should probably know first.<p>So, we’ve put …

What you need to know about commercial drones

Wondering why you don't see drones everywhere, despite the intention of Amazon and others to deliver <i>all the things</i> with flying robots? Here's why: It's illegal. The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) doesn't permit filming, crop-spraying, spying, tour-guiding, pizza delivery or any …

Jamel Shariff Live "Pay for Play" Prostitution Uncovered In The Dominican Republic (HD)

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Prescription Google Glass unit shown in new photos, Explorers receive invitations to swap for updated model

Google has confirmed that it plans to offer Glass hardware that will be compatible with prescription eyeglasses, and tonight we’ve gotten an early …

Before You Take Another Selfie in the Name of Personal Branding, Read This

I know. You have an image to keep up! Your public demands more information! Still, take a pause before you post.<p>The guy who sat down beside me noticed my shirt and said, "Hey, are you a cyclist?"<p>"I like to ride bikes, but I wouldn't call myself a cyclist," I said. "I'm nowhere near that …

With new leadership, online video site Hulu changes TV strategy

The online video site Hulu once had ambitions of ushering in the future of television by shaking up the status quo.<p>But under its new management, the site will throw off its old mantle of TV disrupter as it seeks to work in partnership with cable and satellite companies.<p>Veteran Fox television …

The Story of Jony Ive: 'Did We Give Credit to the Wrong Guy?' - Leander Kahney's Definitive Biography Available Tomorrow

At some point in the past few years, the concept of the 'book trailer' has now become <i>de rigueur</i> in book publishing, at least when it comes to …

Google Employees Confess The Worst Things About Working At Google

Well, take a look at this Quora thread, which is being used by current and former Google employees to dish the dirt on working for Big G.<p>We've edited some of the standout comments into this excerpt.<p><b>Everyone is awesome, so they can hire the very best people to do even the most mundane jobs.</b><p>"The …

Employment

Would Steve Jobs Have Become Steve Jobs Using A Computer Designed By Steve Jobs?

Multitasking, facilitated by modern computers, is considered a significant threat to our ability to focus. But a new study says we’re adapting just fine.<p>In 1975, Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak took part in their first great collaboration, designing the Atari game <i>Breakout</i> by working four straight days …

Samsung paid commenters to kick HTC while it was down

You wouldn’t think that Samsung would need any illicit assistance in competing against HTC: Samsung is the 800 lb. gorilla of the smartphone industry, controlling nearly a third of the global market, while HTC has suffered a dramatic plunge in its market share and stock price.<p>But Samsung executives …

Jay Z Has the Room

Everyone knows Shawn “Jay Z” Carter is smart, talented, and wildly successful, his Roc Nation empire continually expanding: the new sports agency, a fragrance launch this month, a luxury-goods partnership with Barneys. What’s fascinating is the way a drug dealer turned rapper turned mogul and …

Wearable devices: where fashion and technology collide

The news that Burberry chief executive Angela Ahrendts is leaving the luxury goods firm to join technology giant Apple is a sign of things to come, says Sophie Curtis.<p>Ahrendts has been with Burberry for almost a decade, and has been credited with turning it into a globally recognised brand. In her …

Is The Moto X More Innovative Than The New iPhone? Researchers Think So

The dictionary defines “innovative” as something that features new methods, is advanced, and original. That being said, how much more original is the new Moto X smartphone than the iPhone 5C and 5S? Much more, according to analysts at ABI Research, who published the results of their teardown of the …

Google to sunset Google TV brand as its smart TV platform merges with Android

Google (s GOOG) TV is dead, long live Android TV: Three years after launching the first generation of Google TV devices, Google is now looking to rid …