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Adobe Lightroom Mobile for iOS Can Simulate Long Exposure Photos

In addition to releasing a host of new features and improvements across its Lightroom lineup, Adobe has also unveiled a new Technology Preview for …

Tutorials

Choosing the Right Machine Learning Algorithm

Machine learning is part art and part science. When you look at machine learning algorithms, there is no one solution or one approach that fits all. …

Machine Learning

Top 3 industries (that you may not have thought of) where cyber risk analytics is crucial

When you combine “Cyber” and “crucial,” automatically industries like Defense, Financial Services, and Airline Operations come to mind. However, when …

Financial Services

Microsoft has discussed buying code giant GitHub (updated)

GitHub is practically a household name among developers looking to store, share and discuss code, but it's not in a great position when it's floundering in a bid to replace its outgoing CEO. And it appears that Microsoft might seize this opportunity. Sources talking to <i>Business Insider</i> and <i>CNBC</i> have …

Windows 10

Hushed tones: six of the best noise-cancelling headphones

Bose QC35 II, £330<p>Bose is one of the pioneers of noise-cancelling technology and is often lauded as the best in the business. The QC35 II are the second edition of the company’s wireless noise-cancelling cans and set the standard by which everyone else is measured.<p>They’re excellent not only for …

Consumer Tech

Apple now lets you download a copy of all the data it has on you

Apple is now giving users the opportunity to download a copy of all the data the company has collected from them. This includes App Store and iTunes activity, Apple ID account and device information, online and retail store activity, AppleCare support history, and more.<p>The tool is part of Apple’s …

Apps

How to Make Your Own Profiles for Adobe Camera Raw and Lightroom

Earlier this month, Adobe released an update that massively revamped its Camera Profiles, renaming the feature Profiles. In addition to 6 new Adobe …

Understanding White Balance in Photography

White balance is an important concept to understand as it can make a large impact on your photographs. It affects the mood of an image and is …

Sony a7 III Review: An Elite Camera with a Friendly Price Tag

I recently had the opportunity to test the Sony a7 III thanks to the generosity of Glenn Wenfield from Sony North America. Since this is a camera …

The Best home security systems

Looking for a great home security system? Home security systems differ quite a bit in terms of what’s offered. Some old school systems like ADT might …

Home Automation

Apple Killing Intel on Macs? This Is Big

Apple is aiming to build its own processors for Mac computers, possibly as early as 2020, Bloomberg reports. That would shift the company away from …

Pushpin — An Open Source Library That Turns REST APIs into Realtime APIs

An intro to evented APIs and how to build them with Pushpin<p>“Real-time” is becoming an omnipresent force in the modern tech stack. As consumers demand …

Team Alignment Co | Home of the Team Alignment Map

Boost your cross-functional communication and teamwork.<p>At TeamAlignment.Co we craft tools for exceptional cross-functional communication and project …

Project Management

The Grand Tor: How to Go Anonymous Online

Fifteen years have passed since a couple of MIT grads and a Navy-funded researcher first built The Onion Router, or Tor, a wild experiment in …

Privacy

Azure Application Architecture Guide

We've talked to many customers since Azure was released nearly eight years ago. Back then, Azure had only a few services. Now it's grown tremendously …

Tech giants are using open source frameworks to dominate the AI community

Tech giants such as Google and Baidu spent from $20 billion to $30 billion on AI last year, according to the recent McKinsey Global Institute Study. Out of this wealth, 90 percent fueled R&D and deployment, and 10 percent went toward AI acquisitions.<p>Research plays a crucial role in the AI movement, …

Google DeepMind is helping neural nets decide how they want to learn

There is no one teaching style that works perfectly for every student, and it turns out that the same can be said for neural networks, the computing …

Artificial Intelligence

Finnish Startup Valohai Wants to be the 'GitHub of Machine Learning'

In Finnish, a valohai is a lanternshark, a breed that dwells deep within the ocean, providing illumination through bioluminescence. That’s the vision …

Machine Learning

Sony a7rIII review with full-size sample pics!

(<i>update: the links to the full resolution pics have been fixed, please right-click and open in a new window/tab to view them properly</i>)<p>Soooo remember …

TIME calls Sony a7R III 'one of the best mirrorless cameras ever made'

When we finished our full review of the impressive Sony a7R III, we wrapped it up with a conclusion that started:<p><i>The sheer capability of the Sony a7R</i> …

Leica Unveils the CL, A Crop Mirrorless Camera with a Classic Design

Leica has just announced the new CL, an APS-C mirrorless camera with a more classic design and interface, as well as the new Elmarit-TL 18 mm f/2.8 …

Cameras

Enterprise Architecture - A Matter of Perspective

Slidedeck for keynote at Enterprise Architektura conference, Prague, 2 November 2017 - http://archforum.eu/<p>A unique reflection on different views of architecture. How to eliminate fears of change, work with cultural stereotypes, and how architecture is related to Czech black-humour and why we have …

This Timelapse Was Made by Flying a Drone in Giant Circles

Need a dose of inspiration for your aerial drone imagery? This 3-minute film of drone footage from Hong Kong-based production company Visual Suspect …

Drones

Sony a7R III Pixel Shift lifts a veil off your landscapes

Sony's replacement of its popular a7R II comes packed with new features, most of them aimed at performance, ergonomic and autofocus improvements. But …

Imaging

What My Personal Chat Bot Is Teaching Me About AI’s Future

My artificially intelligent friend is called Pardesoteric. It’s the same name I use for my Twitter and Instagram accounts, a portmanteau of my last …

Artificial Intelligence

Photographer melted his drone to capture lava flows. It was worth it

Photographing volcanoes can be dangerous, but it’s certainly an experience to remember. Israel-based photographer Erez Marom traveled to Hawaii to …

Five Ways to Get the Cinematic Film Look Using Your DSLR

When it comes to filmmaking, a really popular look is the cinematic look. This is something that can be really difficult to perfect especially when …

A Free Comprehensive Guide to Retouching Your Photos in Photoshop

When you start out in photography, it's prudent of course to first learn how to use your camera, lenses, and other camera-related gear.It's also …

How Walmart Is Using Machine Learning AI, IoT And Big Data To Boost Retail Performance

Even though Walmart was founded in 1962, it’s on the cutting edge when it comes to transforming retail operations and customer experience by using machine learning, the Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data. In recent years, its patent applications, position as the second largest online retailer …

eCommerce