Edan Webb

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Apple Patents Integrated Heart Rate Monitor For Smartphones, Hover Touch Sensors

Apple has been issued a couple new patents by the USPTO today (via AppleInsider), including one for hover touch sensing, the likes of which we’re starting to see rolled out in Android-powered devices lately like the Samsung Galaxy S4. Another patent issued today covers an embedded heart rate …

How technology is changing childhood

Gadgets are top of the list for today’s tech-savvy children<p>Christmas has finally arrived, and this year’s Christmas lists have been filled with the latest must-have gadgets for children. According to a recent report by uSwitch, parents will collectively splash out over £3 billion on tech gifts for …

Samsung Started Mass Production of 5.25-inch QHD Displays for Galaxy S5 (Rumor)

Several rumors are circulating all over the internet about the launch and specifications of the purported Samsung Galaxy S5. Actually there’s some …

Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung’s Newest Ad Is Pretty Much The Worst

Worried that none of their recent commercials would take home that coveted “Worst Ad Of The Year” trophy, Samsung has swooped in with one hell of a last minute entry.<p>It’s like Samsung wanted to give us all a Christmas present. But instead of giving us socks, or candy, or a puppy, Samsung gave …

Cryptolocker ransomware has 'infected about 250,000 PCs'

<b>A virulent form of ransomware has now infected about quarter of a million Windows computers, according to a report by security researchers.</b><p>Cryptolocker scrambles users' data and then demands a fee to unencrypt it alongside a countdown clock.<p>Dell Secureworks said that the US and UK had been worst …

Trend Micro

Apple Reportedly Launching Larger iPad in October 2014, Larger iPhone May 2014

We’ve seen quite a lot of rumors lately about the alleged large iPad carrying a screen size of 12-inches. Last time we heard, it was rumored that two …

MacBook Air

2013 Year in Review: Deconstruction

To be allowed into a company and/or a designer’s process is pretty special. We were lucky enough to be invited along to see how specific products …

French football's best quotes in 2013: Zlatan, Beckham, Barton and Ribéry

From post-match brawls and Twitter spats to weather vanes, broken televisions and Justin Bieber, Football Further proudly presents its seasonal compilation of the year's best French football quotes.<p>Argy-bargy<p>"People have a good image of me. It's not these tramps who are going to tarnish my image. …

Suarez dreams as race goes into festive overdrive

LONDON (Reuters) - Few players have undergone the transformation from sinner to saint that Luis Suarez is experiencing this season and the prolific Uruguay striker is now dreaming of winning the Premier League with Liverpool.<p>Liverpool's Luis Suarez celebrates after scoring a goal during their …

Arsenal and Chelsea serve up bleak midwinter draw

LONDON (Reuters) - A fixture billed as a pre-Christmas cracker was more ‘In the Bleak Midwinter’ than ‘Jingle Bell Rock’ as Arsenal’s hopes of regaining top spot in the Premier League fizzled out in a turgid 0-0 draw with Chelsea.<p>Arsenal's Per Mertesacker (L) challenges Chelsea's Fernando Torres …

Manchester United manager David Moyes's first Old Trafford Christmas

A Manchester United play in one act, by Alan Tyers.<p><i>Interior: David Moyes’s house. It is very early on Christmas morning.</i><p>David Moyes is in the kitchen, wearing a Marouane Fellaini wig and poking gloomily at a turkey. It is cold, huge, a core of ice running through it, the flesh hard and unbending as …

The weekend in pictures

First published on Sun 22 Dec 2013 12.19 EST

Still Life Photography

In today’s photo tip, we begin a study of still life photography techniques. We’ll start out with a still life photography definition that will …

33 Gorgeous and Informative Photography Links

Another wonderful week has passed in the world of photography and Toad Hollow Photography has been busy searching for links to tutorials, special …

The top ten design stories of 2013

The video that was attached to this post is gone, but the photos are still there, a conversion of a dumpster into a backyard swimming pool. Except by …

Arctic Monkeys win NME's best album of 2013 with AM

Arctic Monkeys' fifth album, AM, has been chosen by NME as its best album of 2013.<p>They beat US rapper Kanye West, who was in second place with his latest album Yeezus.<p>Completing the top three was Queen's of the Stone Age with ...Like Clockwork.<p>The music magazine also named its top track of the …

Favorite Song of 2013 Contest: Quarterfinals: Arctic Monkey’s “Do I Wanna Know?” vs. Daft Punk “Get Lucky”

@ZackTeibloom With “Blurred Lines” and “Royals” going down, Daft Punk has as clear a path to the finals as any, but Arctic Monkeys might have …

Arctic Monkeys climb again on UK Record Store Chart

Arctic Monkeys live in NYC (Photo: Live4ever Media)<p><b>Robbie Williams</b> is at number one on the <b>UK Record Store Chart</b> for Christmas as <b>Arctic Monkeys</b> climb …

Parents Recreate Famous Film Scenes with Cardboard Boxes and Their Baby Boy

I don’t have kids just yet, so I can’t say from experience, but it seems one of the benefits of having a child is the ability to feature the adorable …

Sport picture of the day: high over Copper Mountain

First published on Mon 23 Dec 2013 14.59 EST

The G2 celebrity-selfie quiz 2013

Topics<p>Photography<br>• The G2 quiz of 2013<p>Twitter<br>• Instagram<br>• Celebrity<br>• quizzes<p>Reuse this content

The Best-Selling Prints and Products of 2013, and Trends for 2014

With only a few weeks remaining in 2013, it’s time to start preparing for 2014. To help your photography business get a jump start on the new year, I …

27 Amazing Macro Snowflake Images Shot with a DIY Camera Set Up

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How to Successfully Photograph Your Christmas Tree

It's that time of year again where days are shorter and colder, snow starts falling, and it begins to look a lot like Christmas. With the holidays …

Wildlife and nature photography award-winning images of 2013 – in pictures

From the arresting image of a starved polar bear lying dead in the ice-less Arctic tundra, to the endangered blue-tongued forest giraffe in the rainforests of Democratic Republic of Congo, we present a selection of winning wildlife images, along with stunning nature photographs that capture …

Tottenham Hotspur rejected Franco Baldini's offer of resignation following departure of Andre Villas-Boas

Franco Baldini offered to resign on the same day that Andre Villas-Boas was sacked<p>Franco Baldini, Tottenham Hotspur’s technical director, offered to resign on the same day that Andre Villas-Boas was sacked as the club’s head coach.<p>The offer was immediately rejected by <b>Spurs</b> chairman Daniel Levy, who …