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Quick Photoshop Secret: How To Make a More Impactful Sunset or Sunrise

<i>Jimmy McIntyre is a world-renowned travel photographer, educator, and 500px ISO contributor. His photos have been published in local and national</i> …

Heating houses with 'nerd power'

<b>All computers produce heat, but computer servers produce a lot of heat - so much that it usually costs a fortune to cool them down. So why isn't this heat used instead to keep homes or offices warm? Actually, "nerd power" is already being tried out.</b><p>Ask Jerry van Waardhuizen about his new radiator …

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10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Carl Icahn published a new open letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook.</b> In it, he says that Apple shares are worth $240.<p><b>2. Barack Obama now has his own Twitter account, POTUS (President of the United States).</b> He's using an iPhone to tweet.<p><b>3. Apple is reportedly preparing to release a software update for</b> …

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Get a Raspberry Pi 2 and free router for $41.73

Tinkerers and DIY lovers, this micro-PC is for you. Plus: more free music from Google Play!<p>Hey, is that a whole freakin' computer in the palm of your hand? It is if you're holding the latest Raspberry Pi , a microcomputer that's powerful enough to run <i>Windows 10</i>.<p>Sound interesting? So is this: For a …

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Say goodbye to your clunky air conditioner — this kitchen table uses no electricity to regulate the temperature of your apartment

Consisting simply of a surface and legs, the table is one piece of furniture that has remained largely the same for thousands of years.<p>But now, a French design duo has come up with a way to turn the humble table into a means of climate control that doesn't use any electricity.<p>Paris-based industrial …

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Sticky fingers? KFC Turns Its Tray Liners Into Keyboards For Smartphones

Sadly, KFC’s “Finger Lickin’ Good” promise isn’t an ideal solution to smartphone users. Who wants to touch their screens with digits full of sticky, salty food?<p>Thankfully, KFC heard consumers’ plight and designed a system that lets customers have their bucket of chicken and eat it too.<p>Working with …

Alleged Airplane Hacker Also "Messed Around With The Space Station"

Testing the limits of cybersecurity in space<p>Last month, security researcher Chris Roberts was removed from a United Airlines flight, after the airline claimed he had endangered his fellow passengers by tweeting a message about potential security vulnerabilities aboard the aircraft. In 2012, Ars …

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Apple and Google sign letter urging Obama to support encryption

Cryptologists join call for US president to resist pressure from FBI and surveillance agencies to build back doors in operating systems<p>Apple, Google, other tech giants and a number of noted cryptologists have signed a letter to the Obama administration urging the US government to preserve strong …

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