Sandeep Bamrah

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Assassin’s Creed Origins is fine, but its Photo Mode is splendid

I’m having an odd time with Assassin’s Creed Origins. It is, perhaps, the most “fine” game I’ve ever played. It’s fine. It’s <i>fine</i>. It’s not bad. There …

How my quest for photorealism in Skyrim turned it into a much better game

Like the rest of Earth’s population, I had a wonderful time with Skyrim when it released in 2011, and for hundreds of hours afterwards. Then one …

A Time-Lapse Tour of Austria Created with 2 Years of Shooting and 5TB of Photos

Vienna, Austria-based time-lapse production duo FilmSpektakel has just released a new time-lapse of their home country that took 2 years, 600 …

Time-lapse Photography

32 photos that will make you want to travel to Iceland

Most of the island is an uninhabited landscape of jagged lava rock, fields of bright green moss, hot springs, towering waterfalls, glaciers, and volcanoes.<p>Many visitors say that the country is reminiscent of another world.<p>Plus, it is a perfect place for any adventurous traveler — visitors to the …

European Travel

George R.R. Martin Reveals The Worst Fate That Could Befall Westeros

Since pretty much page one of <i>A Game of Thrones</i>, a terrible threat has been hanging over the land of Westeros — the Others, those supernatural …

How Ada Lovelace Became Famous Again

The career of computer science pioneer Ada Lovelace has been shrouded in mystery since her death in 1852. Even today her contributions to science are …

Dissecting the Hannibal Season 2 Finale with Bryan Fuller

"Fate and circumstance have returned us to this moment."<p>The Season 2 finale of Hannibal is one of the best pieces of television I’ve ever seen.<p>It’s …

11 Reasons You Should Be Watching The Legend Of Korra

The final season of <i>The Legend of Korra</i> starts streaming this Friday, summing up one of the best shows currently on television. If you haven't been …

A Black Hole Doesn't Die -- It Does Something A Lot Weirder

Black holes are basically "game over, man," for anything that gets too close to them, but they aren't invincible. In fact, they're always in the …

What Would It Be Like To Fall Into A Black Hole?

Let's say you happened to fall into the nearest black hole. What would you experience and see? And what would the rest of the Universe see as this …

Black Holes

The world's most secure OS may have a serious problem

The Tails operating system is one of the most trusted platforms in cryptography, favored by Edward Snowden and booted up more than 11,000 times per day in May. But according to the security firm Exodus Intelligence, the program may not be as secure as many thought. The company says they've …

​Readsy Makes It Easy to Focus and Speed Read Online Articles

Readsy is a free web service that makes speed reading or focusing on any online article or web site easy. Just paste in the text or the URL, and the …

Two men and their quest to make Bitcoin truly untraceable

For some, Bitcoin doesn't go far enough towards truly unregulated, untraceable currency. Cody Wilson, the man behind the world's first lethal 3D-printed gun, and Amir Taaki, a Bitcoin entrepreneur, are the two crytpo-anarchists leading the effort to build software that hopes to make Bitcoin …

10 best college apps for Android

College can be an important time in one’s life. You’ll be learning all kinds of new things. Or at least you’re supposed to. Most sites that do lists for college apps will tell you to do obvious things like join Twitter or subscribe to Spotify because of their college discount. However, we think you …

Apps

10 Scientific Ideas That Scientists Wish You Would Stop Misusing

Many ideas have left the world of science and made their way into everyday language — and unfortunately, they are almost always used incorrectly. We …

The Renaissance Desktop

Flickr user AFGDesign has an awesome workspace <i>and</i> an awesome desktop for this Windows machine. Here's how he set it all up, and what you need to …

Apps

Genetic Manipulation: The First 50,000 Years

Genetically modified plants and animals are often feared as "Frankenfoods," but is there really anything dangerously new about manipulation of DNA? …

The 10 Algorithms That Dominate Our World

The importance of algorithms in our lives today cannot be overstated. They are used virtually everywhere, from financial institutions to dating …

Why Software Doesn't Follow Moore's Law

In 1965 Gordon Moore, co-founder of Intel, predicted that the number of transistors per square inch on integrated circuits, which had doubled every year since they were invented, would continue to do so for the foreseeable future. That prediction proved remarkably visionary.<p>So why haven’t computer …

Short film shows the complex beauty behind 'the cloud'

What exactly is "the cloud"? It's a blatantly abstract way of referring to the incredibly complex system of connections and servers that store and move data on the internet, but the average person going online doesn't need to worry about any of that: as the simplicity of the phrase suggests, the …

Here's how the Google Camera's Lens Blur effect works

Adjustable depth of field effects are hot new camera features included in both the new Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC One M8. If you don’t fancy buying a new handset, the newly released Google Camera App includes a similar feature as well. Depth of field is great for adding some additional “pop” to your …

Mobile Photography

The Best Apps for Any Kind of Writing

Writing is a very personal practice, and as a result you have a million writing-focused apps to choose from. From distraction-free apps that take up …

Apps

Unlock Hidden Video and Image Tools with This URL Trick

Want to quickly edit an image and upload it to Imgur, or download a video and save it as an MP3 file? This URL trick unlocks tools to do these and …