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Photographer shares how she shot and edited this dreamy, surreal image

Sometimes, in a flood of images on social media, you see one that just stands out. This is the case with a surreal and dreamy photo Tami Bandel …

Photography

Smart bandage can monitor chronic wounds and dispense drugs

Chronic or slow-healing wounds are an increasing problem around the world. That's why a team of researchers at Tufts University is working on a smart bandage that can keep track of what is going on with a wound and release treatments as necessary.<p>According to a recent article in the journal <i>Small</i>, …

Medical Technology

This Instant Camera Takes Pictures and Prints Them as Cartoons

How accurately do you expect your camera to be in representing the real world? If your answer is “not very,” then Draw This is an instant camera …

Instant Cameras

'It's going to create a revolution': how AI is transforming the NHS

It could enable a new way of treating cancer that is faster and a lot less burdensome Antonio Criminisi<p>The tumour is hard to miss on the scan. The size of a golf ball, it sits bold and white on the brain stem, a part of the organ that sends messages back and forth between body and brain. In many …

Tumors

Camera Company Light To Produce Smartphones

In case having one camera on your smartphone is not satisfactory, this company is bringing you a phone equipped with five to nine cameras.<p>You may not …

Mobile Photography

The Ikea-Sonos Symfonisk speaker will bring the sweet sound of Swedish furniture

What do you get when you cross a Swedish furniture company with a Californian electronics manufacturer? Answer: Symfonisk.<p>Ikea and Sonos just announced the Symfonisk speaker on Thursday. Although the speaker is currently a prototype, Ikea says the Symfonisk range will release after summer 2019.<p>The …

The last phase of Leitz Park is now completed, the official opening is next week together with new product(s) introduction

The last construction phase of Leitz Park is now completed. You can visit the new building complex on Sunday, June 17th. I think the official opening …

Ikea teases a cheaper Sonos speaker

Yup, it’s also a shelf<p>The Sonos and Ikea partnership announced in December is now bearing fruit in the shape of speakers. The non-functional prototypes on display at Ikea’s Democratic Design Days event in Sweden are illustrative examples of what you can expect from Ikea’s new SYMFONISK range. In …

IKEA

Fujifilm X Series and the Brenizer Method

Another FujiLove Academy video just went online and is now available for all FujiLove Magazine subscribers. This time we have something pretty …

The Wi-Fi Alliance Wants to Make Building a Mesh Network Simpler Than Ever

Today, the Wi-Fi Alliance announced what everyone’s been waiting for since the world fell in love with mesh networking devices: Wi-Fi Certified …

Tesla crash driver admits to checking phone while in Autopilot mode

Tesla is facing another National Highway Traffic Safety Administration probe after a Model S crashed into the back of a fire truck while Autopilot was on -- but only to gather info about the incident. While it may take a while before the NHTSA reveals its findings, the South Jordan Police …

Alexa can unlock Yale's smart deadbolt locks

Amazon's Alexa has been useful for locking Yale's smart deadbolts, but what about unlocking them when there's a guest at the door? You're set after today. Yale has introduced Alexa support for unlocking its Assure Locks with voice commands. You'll need to set and remember a four-digit code, but …

Penn doctors perform the first robot-assisted spinal surgery

Surgical robots are capable of feats that even the most skilled doctors can't manage, and the University of Pennsylvania just offered a textbook example. The school has confirmed that it performed the first-ever robot-assisted spinal surgery, using Da Vinci's robotic arms to remove a rare tumor …

Sonos will announce an Alexa-powered home theater speaker on June 6

It feels like it wasn’t so long ago when Sonos announced the excellent Playbase, but the company already has a new home theater speaker on the way. Sonos today sent out press invites to an event on June 6, with a GIF that suggests the company wants to solve the perennial problem of having too many …

Girl Shoots Selfie Every Day from Ages 14 To 22 for 8-Year Timelapse

A 22-year-old woman has created a viral timelapse video of herself aging 8 years in 3.5 minutes. She has been faithfully shooting a selfie a day …

Secrets of the $500K Amazon Alexa Prize winner: Inside the Univ. of Washington’s ‘socialbot’

How long can a robot have an intelligent conversation with a human?<p>That was the challenge posed to hundreds of university students last year by …

Snapchat Spectacles 2 Have Arrived: Everything You Need to Know

Higher price, more features.<p>Snap Inc. isn’t giving up on Spectacles.<p>Despite losing over $40 million trying to sell the original version of futuristic …

Mobile Photography

The World's First Working Projector Smartwatch Turns Your Arm Into a Big Touchscreen

Some smartwatches come with powerful processors, lots of storage, and robust software, but have limited capabilities compared to smartphones thanks …

Why the GoPro Fusion, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and 360 is the Future of Photography

GoPro Fusion mounted on top of Lumix LX 100 with hotshoe mountMy GoPro Hero 3 was getting too old, so I went to the GoPro website and saw this new …

Fuji X-A5 First Shots: Perhaps the best image quality we’ve seen yet for $600

Fujifilm has been very successful at making cameras with excellent image quality, and that's been the case throughout their ILC line from the …

iOS 11.4 Beta 2 vs iOS 11.3 Speed Tests (Videos)

Apple has now released their second beta of iOS 11.4 and now we have some videos comparing iOS 11.4 Beta 2 vs iOS 11.3. In the videos the two …

IKEA is making its first Bluetooth speakers, and they look totally fräckt

IKEA continues its steps into the world of smart home devices with the release of two Bluetooth smart speakers called Eneby.<p>The Eneby come in two square sizes: 8″ and 12″, with each being available in black and white (the latter of which looks more like heather gray with the color of the fabric …

This Ain’t Kansas

Photo By Jeff NiederstadtOn the morning of April 15, 2016, I was totally unaware that later that day I would be given the opportunity to capture …

Food photography tips: adding human interest

<b>Food photography is much more than close-ups of beautifully lit and styled food, or restaurant interiors. As award-winning food photographer Mark</b> …

Landscape Photography

This is the Power of Canon’s 120MP Camera Sensor

Canon has just released this new 3-minute video showing the power of its 120-megapixel CMOS sensor, which it first announced in September 2015 and …

Cameras

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How to Enable the Optimal Audio Codec for Your Bluetooth Headphones in macOS

How good your digital music sounds often comes down to which file format it's encoded in. Be that as it may, every Mac audio setup is only as strong as it's weakest link, and if your Bluetooth connection isn't up to scratch, even the best BT headphones will fail to deliver a decent wireless …

Audiophile

IBM's Watson-based voice assistant is coming to cars and smart homes

IBM has officially launched the Watson Assistant at its annual Think conference, and you might encounter it in various locations in the future. It's not tied to a single or even just a few products, you see -- unlike Siri that's tied to Apple's products, IBM's partners can load it onto their cars, …

Smart Homes

IBM has created a computer smaller than a grain of salt

If there's one downside to powerful computers, it's that they're too damn big.<p>Luckily, that's about to change. At least, if IBM has anything to say …

Nest Plays Catch Up With New Temperature Sensors and More

Nest is finally getting remote sensors so it can make your room the temperature you want where you sit or sleep, not just where the thermostat is. …