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Blackmagic now shipping its Production Camera 4K for $1,000 less than expected

So far, all of Blackmagic Design's cinema cameras have suffered through various shipping delays, and the new RAW-capable Production Camera 4K is no exception. But if you plunked four grand down to order one quite awhile ago, there's a double-shot of good news: It's finally shipping out and now …

How to Turn Your iPad Into the Ultimate Video Rig

While we still don't condone using your iPad to record video at concerts, we do think the tablet is, in general, a great tool for shooting, editing, …

Ultrakam lets iOS cinematographers shoot at film-quality resolution

These days, it seems, everyone’s a videographer. We can attribute (or blame) that phenomenon at least partly on the ubiquity of video on smartphones and consumer cameras.<p>But now there’s a way for mobile filmmakers of all levels to push even harder beyond creative limits. VFXWarrior today launched …

How to drive a car without being able to see

<b>Updated:</b> To fix wording.<p>Nowadays, some advanced cars are filled with enough infrared technology for night vision that they can be driven blindfolded.<p>At least that was the theory behind the latest episode of the World's Fastest Car Show on YouTube's Motor Trend Channel.<p>The host, race driver Justin …

Bluetooth Headphones, KitchenAid, GorillaPod For Your Phone [Deals]

These wireless Mpow headphones offer 15 hours of battery life, integrated playback buttons, and the aptX codec for fantastic fidelity. Not bad for …

How to replace a cracked Apple iPhone screen

You've dropped your iPhone and there are cracks all over it. Here's how to replace your screen so it look all shiny and new again<p>If you cannot face the repair bill for your iPhone, this step-by-step guide shows you how to remove and replace the damaged screen yourself easily and safely.<p><b>You will</b> …

Gamechanger: You can now buy a MacBook Air from Apple online for $599

<i>From 9to5Toys.com:</i> <b>Update (4/29 12:08pm):</b> Looks like the $599 model is now sold out, but keep a close eye on <i>9to5Toys</i> we’ll let you know when they are back!<p>The release of updated MacBook Air models this morning has prompted Apple to drop the price of previous generation refurbished models down to …

Future Army helmets make for cooler soldiers, terrified enemies

It's hard to look at the US Army's latest helmet and not think of <i>Halo</i>, but the design does serve a purpose beyond gaming chic. Its latest "soldier of the future" concept would not only protect grunts in high heat and humidity, but also shield them from chemical and biological agents. While much …

The Gi-Bike Is Electric, Foldable, And Looks Like The Future

When I head into the future in my magical time machine, I’m going to want to bring a few things with me. One of those things is a Rambo knife. Also a CD of In The Aeroplane Over The Sea. And also the Gi-Bike.<p>Created by adopted New Yorkers Agustin Agustinoy, Eric Sevillia, and Lucas Toledo, the …

Forget Saving the Planet, Driving an Electric Car Will Save Your Life

If you want to sell the climate change fight, make it about personal health.<p>The failure to persuade a sizeable percentage of Americans that climate change poses a clear and present danger is one of the great failures in marketing and the subject of considerable debate among scientists, academics …

Why the Press Can Publish Any Classified Material It Likes

Justice Hugo Black explained it in his 1971 opinion in New York Times v. United States.<p>In 1971, Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black set forth his views on the press and its ability to publish classified information whether the government likes it or not. He did so during debate about whether the <i>New</i> …

Information Imperialism: Why Is the U.S. Spying in the Bahamas?

Just because what the NSA is doing doesn't violate the letter of the Constitution, that doesn't mean it stays true to the spirit.<p>After all we've learned from the Edward Snowden leaks, it is impossible to be surprised by <i>The Intercept</i>'s report that the NSA is "secretly intercepting, recording, and …

A Second Life For Exoplanet Hunter Kepler

The Kepler space telescope, famed for its exoplanet discoveries, gets a new mission after equipment troubles put it out of commission last year.<p>After five years' work, and a disappointing mechanical failure, NASA's exoplanet-hunting Kepler telescope is moving into the second phase of its …

Universe

George Steinmetz’s Eye From the Sky

What is it like strapping yourself into the equivalent of a leaf blower, getting a running start, then taking off into the air with a camera in your hand?<p>“You have 180-degree horizontal and vertical visibility and you’re going about 27 or 28 miles per hour. You don’t need a plexiglass windscreen in …

Best Space Pictures: Cosmic Dust Bunnies, Hidden Black Holes, and Starry Everest Skies

Supermassive black holes cluster together while dust bunnies gain weight.<p>A lone motorcycle wends its way to Mount Everest's base camp from the Chinese side of the border with Nepal in a photograph submitted to Your Shot on May 17.<p>The 2014 Everest climbing season got off to a tragic start on April …