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Unlock YouTube's hidden Dark Mode to save your eyes

Here’s how you do it.<p>If you've ever tried to watch YouTube when it's dark out, you know that the typical bright white of the video service's page can be a bit blinding. Enter "Dark Mode," a hidden feature that turns the light surfaces black or dark gray so you can get on with those cat videos …

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UX Designers: Do Not Be Scared Of Quantitative Data

Research often gets a bad rap in agencies, especially as far as management is concerned. Sure, it is easy to assume that research is a waste of …

Why Apple is redesigning the next iPhone, in 1 simple diagram

Wall Street analysts agree on one thing about Apple's next iPhone, expected to launch this fall: it's going to come with a major redesign, featuring much smaller bezels around the phone's screen.<p>One reason why Apple would do that is so it can pack a bigger screen in a smaller device. Basically, the …

The One Thing Nobody Has Told You About The Samsung Galaxy S8 (Updated)

<i>Update: As detailed below, it’s also possible to listen to two sources simultaneously with the Separate App Sound feature.</i><p>The Samsung Galaxy S8 is about the first smartphone to feature Bluetooth 5, the latest standard of the wireless transmission technology. The Sony Xperia Z Premium will also have …

What To Answer Before Designing Anything

We can talk about Design Thinking: Empathize, Define, Ideate, Prototype, Test for the uninformed. However, design is more framework and less process. …

Google I/O 2015 review for Android Developers

Google I/O 2015 has come and gone, and as expected, left us with a ton of exciting new features, announcements and products, from the entirety of the Googleplex, including Android, Chrome, Search and ATAP. There is a lot of information from this years conference, and we have sifted through this …

How To Get The Film Look With a DSLR - DSLR Cinematography Tips

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DSLR Filmmaking - Camera Movement Tips

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Boston Dynamics puts AlphaDog through more field training, teaches Atlas robot to hike over rocks

Boston Dynamics' sprinting WildCat robot isn't the only autonomous machine it's letting roam the great outdoors: AlphaDog is still trudging through the wilderness too. A flurry of updates to the firm's YouTube channel reveal that the four-legged robot (officially known as the LS3) has been …

The Lannister family, illustrated in the style of The Lion King

Lannister lions Tywin, Cersei, Jaime, and Tyrion get made over as actual lions in Disney style. They just can't wait to be the power behind the Iron …

R. Kelly's New Song "Genius" Is Un-Ironically Good - PAPER

Picture of the Day: Invisible Reflection

INVISIBLE REFLECTION<p>Photograph by LAURA WILLIAMS <br>Facebook | Flickr | Blog | deviantART | Prints available<p>In this beautifully executed concept, we see …

Tlacoyos: A Mexican Grilled Snack That Tempted The Conquistadors

For the last in a summer series of grilled food from around the world, we head to Mexico, where a small doughy treat is found everywhere from street corner grills to high-end restaurants. It's called a <i>tlacoyo</i> (pronounced tla-COY-yo) and although it may sound novel, it's an ancient food that's older …

Otherworldly Photos Taken Underneath Mendenhall Glacier

Just 12 miles outside of downtown Juneau, Alaska sits a massive glacier that's as stunning on the outside as it is beneath it. The 12 mile long Mendenhall Glacier is a special treat for adventurous-types or photographers like Kent Mearig who travel underneath the glacier to explore and photograph …

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The UpWrite Convertible Standing Desk

Office design is the subject of continual research and debate and as a recent survey by global architecture superfirm Gensler found, "only one in four U.S. workers are in optimal workplace environments. The rest are struggling to work effectively, resulting in lost productivity, innovation, and …

PS4 unboxing exclusive! First look hands-on out of the glass box

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