Bruce Warner

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40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

Get off the beaten path and head to the South's Lowcountry

The 100-mile coastal strand of the Atlantic from Charleston, S.C., to Savannah, Ga., is a paradise lost in time, where dolphins, giant loggerhead turtles and prehistoric-looking palmettos abound. But if you want to unravel the region’s mysteries, you’ll have to venture beyond Hilton Head, the South …

Prepare to update, because Google Drive PC app dies next March

If you're among the hundreds of millions of people using Google Drive to synchronize files across your PCs and phones, be warned: you've now got three months to install its replacement.<p>Google announced in July that it's replacing the Google Drive software for personal computers with Backup and …

Equifax data breach: Find out if you were one of 143 million hacked

<b>Editor's note, Sept. 11, 2017</b>: We recommend that anyone with a credit history assume they were affected by the hack, as Equifax's hack-checker tool proved unreliable in our tests. In addition, Equifax's credit-freeze website was also shown to be hackable, ZDNET reported.<p>Credit rating company …

Free Photography Bootcamp

Prague, 2015If you’re new to photography, and have no idea where to start– consider this your free guide:Democratization of photographyIn the spirit …

Street Photography

Microsoft to shut down Wunderlist in favor of its new app, To-Do

Microsoft acquired the popular mobile to do list application Wunderlist back in 2015, and now it’s preparing users for its eventual demise with the release of its new application “To-Do,” announced today. The new app was built by the team behind Wunderlist, and will bring in the favorite elements …

The Empire State Building Celebrates July 4th With Grateful Dead's 'U.S. Blues' In 2015

On this date in 2015, the second of three <i>Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years Of Grateful Dead</i> shows at Soldier Field in Chicago took place featuring …

Jack White Details Dead Weather Drumming Technique, Custom Kit

Jack White put on a drumming clinic and delved into the style and technique he uses as drummer of the Dead Weather in the first video of a four-part …

Funkadelic & Soul Clap feat. Sly Stone - "In Da Kar" (Official Music Video)

Take Better Photos: Get a Perfect Exposure Every Time

Are you struggling with manual mode, frustrated by the seeming impossibility of getting a perfect exposure? Well here’s a super easy three step …

Tutorials

The best iPhone apps for finding gas

Instead of wasting gas as you drive around trying to find the nearest and cheapest gas station, these following apps can do all the legwork for you. …

Apps

Getting started with the Microsoft Outlook app

If any onlookers were puzzled by Microsoft's recent acquisition of email startup Acompli it's now clear the investment was well worth it.<p>Microsoft's …

Best camera apps for iPhone: How to take the best photos possible!

Need more than the built-in camera on your iPhone? Try these great App Store alternatives!<p>Looking for the best iPhone apps for taking photos on your …

There's No Excuse for Not Backing Up Your Computer. Do It Now.

At least once a month, some friend or family member asks me how to recover data from a failed hard drive. I help them as best I can, but in my head, …

Black Beans and Rice with Bacon Recipe

<b>Read more: Dinner Tonight: Black Beans and Rice With Bacon</b><p>Ingredients4 ounces bacon (about 4 slices), sliced thinly1 medium yellow onion, chopped (about 1 cup)1 red bell pepper, stemmed, seeded, chopped (about 1 cup)1 Serrano pepper, stemmed seeded, chopped (about 2 tablespoons2 garlic cloves, …

How to Find Your Best Images With Lightroom 5’s Compare View

For decades photographers have faced the question of how to determine which of their images are the best. I’ve been through it all, from squinting at …

3 Simple Ways to Make Sure You're Getting Good Exposures

I’ve always been one of those people that believes we should move away from using the term “correct exposure.” Not that it doesn’t have its place; …

The Exposure Triangle and How it Affects Your Photos

Getting a new DSLR can be quite an overwhelming experience for a new photographer. All the knobs and buttons seem to do a thousand different things …

Why Lower End Zoom Lenses Make Great Doorstops

In this posting written a while back, I’m constantly asked about my opinions on lenses like an 18-135mm, 18-200mmand others. And in general, I give …

Unsubscribe from All LinkedIn Emails with This Simple Bookmarklet

If you’re on LinkedIn, you probably get a barrage of incessant email notifications every day. Here’s an easier way to unsubscribe from them.<p>Chengyin …

Notable New Features & Changes in iOS 7 for iPad

iOS 7 made its public debut yesterday and judging by the slamming that Apple’s activation servers took, it looks like there’s plenty of excitement about the newest version of iOS. Hopefully lots of you have already been able to get iOS 7 installed on your iPads.<p>So this seems like a fine time to …

How to Quit Apps in iOS 7

As you know if you’ve got it installed over the last couple days, iOS 7 brings a wealth of exciting new features. One of them is real, intelligent multitasking for all apps.<p>Along with the new multitasking there’s also a new method for switching between apps and quitting apps. It’s very simple and …

Elegy of a race car driver

Sometime after 10:30 on a Thursday morning in May, after he'd had his cup of coffee, Dick Trickle snuck out of the house. His wife didn't see him go. He eased his 20-year-old Ford pickup out on the road and headed toward Boger City, N.C., 10 minutes away. He drove down Highway 150, a two-lane road …

Getting Ready for iOS 7: How to backup your device and set up iOS 7

Apple has announced that iOS 7 will be available tomorrow, September 18th. Before installing the update, it is recommended that you have a backup of your data. This how-to is going to walk you through backing up your iOS 6 device and transitioning it over to iOS 7:<p>First things first, let’s discuss …

3 Ways to Guarantee Good Exposures

There is no excuse for coming home from a photo shoot to discover that your images are over or under exposed. Your camera’s light meter will guide …

Two Great iPad Photo Apps Updated: PhotoToaster and TitleFx

Two of my favorite Photos apps for the iPad were updated this week – <b>TitleFx</b> and <b>PhotoToaster</b>, both by East Coast Pixels.<p>TitleFx helps to make a statement with your photos by adding text and some great text effects. I did a review of TitleFx last December and I was already a big fan. Of course I used …

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