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BlackBerry Classic launching December 17th, pre-orders now sold out

At BlackBerry’s BES 12 Event today the company unveiled a number of new products and partnerships. Most notedly was the addition of BBM Meetings and …

Android 5.0 Lollipop factory image now available for Nexus 4

A quick update to those Nexus 4 users clambering for a chance to use Lollipop: a factory image is now available.<p>Build LRX21T is now available to …

Apple is Now Worth More Than The Entire Russian Stock Market

Yesterday, Apple (AAPL) shares closed at an all-time high putting the company’s market cap at around $662 billion.<p>According to a report from …

Samsung's 3G-enabled Gear S now available in Canada

Samsung yesterday surprised us with an announcement about the Gear S’s Canadian availability. The device is now available priced at $399, though it’s …

The Prynt Case Turns Your Smartphone into an Instant Camera… and Then Some

Instant photography is making a big comeback lately. As both the success of The Impossible Project and the popularity of Fuji’s most recent Instax …

10 Mobile Photography Tips to Better Mobile Photos

Tip 01<p>Look for Leading Lines<p>With Pei Ketron<p>Pei's Advice:<p>When composing, look for lines (literal or figurative) that will provide a sense of movement …

Man Took the Exact Same Picture Every Day for a Year to Highlight Beijing’s Air Pollution

Beijing’s air quality is infamous, but while statistics and technical facts can be shocking, one Beijing resident wanted to use the power of a …

Photographs That Reveal the Intricate Innards of Old Mechanical Calculators

Photographer Kevin Twomey has a fascination with capturing complex objects in the most simple of compositions, and his series <i>Low Tech</i> is the epitome …

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60 - CNET

First impressions<p>As ubiquitous as the smartphone may be for everyday photography, there is still one area that the regular compact camera has it beat: zoom. Sure, there's the Nokia Lumia 1020 which gives you 41 megapixels (38 effective megapixels in the real world) of resolution to crop into, but …

Meet Some Extraordinary People in the New “My Magazine” Campaign

Over 10 million—that’s how many magazines our community has created since March 2013, when the feature launched. Now anyone can curate magazines …

The Week in Review: A Space Milestone

In the 10 a.m. EST hour on Wednesday morning, a space traveler called the Philae detached from the Rosetta spacecraft and landed on Comet 67P.“We are …

Make 2016 About Surveillance

A lot has changed since Edward Snowden lifted the veil on the surveillance of millions of Americans. The NSA no longer enjoys an existence in the shadows, reform has been proposed in both houses of Congress, and public opinion overwhelmingly reflects a growing mistrust of the US government's …

5 Ways to Stop Attracting Toxic People

A while back I found myself in a conversation with someone about the topic of being around toxic people -- or, as I prefer to call it, people who exhibit toxic behaviors. This conversation led me into a place of reflection where I thought back to what my life had been like a few years ago when I …

This Jewelry Brand Has Destroyed 40,000 Illegal Weapons Through Its Charitable Giving

Peter Thum saw preteens carrying rifles while he was in Kenya and Tanzania. Disturbed by the sight, the social entrepreneur decided to become a catalyst for change.<p>And to use jewelry to do it.<p>Thum is a co-founder of Fonderie 47 -- a brand of watches, bracelets, rings and other accessories helping …

Blacks and Whites Don't Exist, but Americans Do

<i>Judge W. G. Boshoff:</i> "But now why do you refer to you people as 'blacks'? Why not 'brown people'? I mean, you people are more brown than black."<i>Steven Biko:</i> "In the same way as I think white people are more pink and yellow and pale than white."(1976 trial of Steven Biko)<p>On a brisk fall afternoon in …

Strong Earthquake Strikes Near Indonesia

A 7.1-magnitude undersea earthquake hit about 90 miles from Indonesia on Saturday morning. After initially saying tsunami waves were possible for areas along some coasts of Indonesia, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center deemed that the threat had passed.<p>Initially rated a magnitude 7.3, the …