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Review of Nebulus

C64 Review of Nebulus from Issue 32<p>On the planet Nebulus, trouble is brewing. Some one has been building giant towers in the sea without planning …

Free U2 album giveaway 'robbed' fans of choice, says Iggy Pop

Iggy Pop laments the state of today's music sales, as he condemned a system which has allowed "thieving" to "become a habit".<p>Musicians have swapped being exploited by corporations to being ripped off by individual "power nerds", Iggy Pop has said, in an extraordinary assessment of the modern music …

Artist Creates Beautiful Art Using Nothing But Packing Tape

Ukraine-born artist Mark Khaisman creates truly outstanding art using a really mundane material – brown packaging tape. By putting various layers of …

The Desktop Wallpaper Project featuring Chris Turnham - The Fox Is Black

I’ve been a big fan of the work of Chris Turnham for a long while now, ever since I wrote about his work back in 2007. Then last year I found out he …

Cheeky little catch-up with Vault49 at OFFF 2013: http://www.computerarts.co.uk/blog/offf-2013-vault49-exclusive-133877

How to Blend Exposures to Enhance Your Composition

Exposure blending is a popular technique often used to create high dynamic range photography. This article is about using the same technique but for …

DxO Releases FilmPack 4 Replete With 65 New Effects

The latest addition of DxO’s FilmPack 4 offers photographers a wealth of new effects, 65 in total. With an Essential and Expert version, FilmPack 4 …

Social Media Content Personality Audit: Is Your Brand Personality There?

<b>Example 1: The Financial Institution</b><p>There’s a TV advertisement running in Kansas City for a financial institution’s new blog targeted at women. The …

A Look at How Eric Paré Creates His 360º Bullet Time Stop Motion Light Paintings

We’ve featured the work of Eric Paré, Patrick Rochon and Timecode Lab before. Using a 24 DSLR fully circular bullet time rig developed by Rochon, …

What Landscape Photos Would Look Like if Earth Had a Ring Like Saturn’s

Last month we shared some photo illustrations by science artist Ron Miller that showed what the night sky would look like if other planets in our …

How to Do Timelapse

All of us have seen timelapse photography sequences. Timelapses of sunsets, construction, the Aurora Borealis, etc. They’re beautiful, often very …

Time-lapse Photography

Astigmatismo: Animation by Nicolai Troshinsky

Astigmatismo: Animation by Nicolai Troshinsky<p>A short stop-motion animation about a boy who losses his glasses and explores a blurry world of strange …

22 Amazing Destinations You Can See With Google Street Views

That trip you'd been thinking about is so far down the horizon, you can barely make it out.<p>To top that off, your passport expired three months ago, you have a whopping credit card bill, and you need to pay a parking ticket. You are eternally trapped here, but through the power of The Internet you …

Everest Base Camp

Silhouettes that Open Visual Portals by Nacho Ormaechea | Colossal

<p>Spanish artist Nacho Ormaechea who lives and works in Paris creates beautiful digital collages by filling silhouettes of people photographed on the …

The Evolution of Music

(YouTube link)<p>The <i>a cappella</i> group Pentatonix gives us examples of popular music through the ages. As you'd expect, there are more examples from each …

Maddie The Coonhound Project

We love little projects, and even more when the subject is a cute dog like Maddie. She's a very obedient coonhound that will pose for any picture and …

Why good storytelling helps you design great products

One of the biggest flubs that product teams make is confusing designs that look great with designs that actually work well. It’s a simple mistake, …

Domestic Cats Photoshopped into the Wild (7 pics)

Scottish photographer George Logan and retoucher Tony Swinney let’s you imagine what it would be like if your cat wasn’t just a purring ball of fur. …

What’s Below the Famous Russian Buildings (3 pics): http://www.boredpanda.com/discover-the-full-story/

Pick of the Day: Soundworks Collection

Inside Flipboard / March 6, 2013<p>The secret behind any great film or documentary is not what you see, but what you hear. Whether it’s in the art of …

How to cut the cost of your rail tickets

Will the Andromeda galaxy someday collide with our Milky Way?

The Andromeda galaxy is approaching our Milky Way galaxy across the vastness of space. When will they collide?<p><b>Will the Milky Way and Andromeda</b> …

MEX 2013: Will We Be Hearing More from Mobile Audio Interfaces?

The tech lovers at last week's MEX Mobile User Experience conference in London were treated to all manner of fantastical visions of our further …

Whimsical Cartoon & Pop Culture Street Art by Alexey Menschikov

Russia-based artist Alexey Menschikov creates whimsical street art that is populated by cartoon and pop culture characters. In addition to his street …

Street Art

Apparently This Is What Aliens Use To Look Like In The 1930s

Even today there is so little we truly understand about our universe, it's untapped mystery and the existence of extraterrestrial life. So you can …

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