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Ethiopia's ancient salt trail – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/may/27/ethiopia-s-ancient-salt-trail-in-pictures<p>720<p>Freelance photographer Siegfried Modola …

Now Here's An Interesting Problem About Google Glass And Prescription Lenses

It’s said that Google is experimenting with Google Glass and prescription lenses. To cater to those who need eyesight correction but don’t want to either wear contacts or to cram the Google Glass frames on over their regular spectacles. Which sounds exceedingly sensible to me I must say. However, …

How to run Google Glass on your Android device

Want to experience the look and feel of the Google Glass OS on your Android device? Then you'll want to read this.<p>No matter how you view Google Glass, you can't help but be a little curious about how it all works. What is the user interface like? How do you navigate from app to app, from page to …

Android News

Beware the coming of the Google Glass photographer

The folks at Grovo paint a terrifying picture of a future dominated by obnoxious, Glass-wearing photophiles.<p>As you head off to your Memorial Day weekend getaway with smartphone or digital camera in hand, keep in mind that by this time next year, there could be a whole new breed of technophile …

Google Glass

Google Glass: The Next Big Thing in Photography?

The tech world is buzzing with news about Google Glass, the Internet giant’s latest innovation. With Google having recently released the developer …

How to run Google Glass on your Android phone or tablet

There has been lots of buzz on the Internet about Google Glass, some has been positive, some has been negative (particularly around privacy issues), however the biggest problem is that ordinary folks, like me and you, can’t try out Google Glass for ourselves to see what all the fuss is about …

Android News

Samsung Premiere 2013 Event To Reveal New Android And Windows Devices On June 20th In London

Samsung just won't let anybody catch their breath when it comes to hardware releases. Just a few weeks after the worldwide release of the Galaxy S4, …

Rumor: Galaxy Note 3 camera to include optical image stabilization technology

Galaxy Note 3 concept<p>A new report says that the Galaxy Note 3 could feature an improved camera capable to offer users optical image stabilization (OIS) features.<p>According to <i>etnews</i>, Samsung is apparently working on including OIS capabilities in the unannounced Galaxy Note 3, a feature that should …

Phones

Play Store reportedly getting new shipping options for devices

Aside from the availability of product, ordering devices from the Play Store is pretty easy. Google Checkout is reliable once set up properly, but there is one small issue that causes consumers to scratch their head. When you buy a device, you get it when they say you do.<p>To be fair, you currently …

eCommerce

Samsung set to unveil new Galaxy products June 20 at Premiere 2013

Samsung has been assaulting the masses lately with phone release, after tablet release, after phone release, and they aren’t done yet. Coming up on …

Rumor: Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 will feature Intel chipset

In recent years Intel has pushed hard to roll its x86 processors onto mobile devices running both Windows and Android. Unfortunately, none of these attempts have exactly blown anyone’s socks off – or if they have, they were just too limited in marketing to make any major impact.<p>What Intel needs is …

Gear & Gadgets

How To Shoot Landscapes Under a Full Moon

This article is about taking photos at night under a full moon or near a full moon. At night, the moon will act as a light source in exactly the same …

Landscape Photography

The 17 Most Hated Celebrities Of The Year

Many were wondering why some stars, including Kim Kardashian, didn't make the list.<p>While she may not be the public's favorite celebrity, there's no doubt she's always a ubiquitous topic of conversation at red carpets and with a baby on the way.<p>This time around, here are the most unappealing celebs …

Domestic Abuse

The Only Hamburger Recipe You'll Ever Need

Today is Memorial Day and if you're like most Americans, your celebration will culminate at the grill over a sizzling hamburger. In the event you miss this date, tomorrow, May 28th, is National Hamburger Day.<p>To honor the almighty burger in proper form, here's a recipe from me to you -- the …

BBQ

Switching Off: Bedroom Colors You Should Choose To Get A Good Night’s Sleep

We have always maintained that designing the interiors of a home are as much about functionality as they are about form. Areas of the home like the …

Cedar Plank Coho Salmon

This recipe is really delicious and unique (is cedar planked salmon still unique? Let’s go with a yes). It was a bit of an experiment with the last, …

Salmon "Bulgogi" with Bok Choy and Mushrooms

Makes 4 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large garlic cloves, peeled, divided<p>1/3t cup chopped green onions<p>1/4t cup soy sauce<p>1 tablespoon Chinese rice wine or dry Sherry<p>1 3/4-inch cube peeled fresh ginger<p>2 teaspoons sugar<p>1 teaspoon Asian sesame oil<p>3/4t teaspoon chili-garlic sauce<p>4 6-ounce center-cut …

Angel Hair Pasta with Salmon and Avocado

Method<p>In a stainless steel saucepan combine the water, shallots, pepper, salt and vinegar.<p>Bring to the boil and simmer very gently for 20 minutes, …

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On the road in America: travelling in the US without a car

Travelling in the US without your own wheels doesn’t have to be a form of purgatory. Beat writer, Jack Kerouac, unwitting inventor of the modern American road trip, never owned a car or a driver’s license. Aside from the odd brief (and presumably illegal) turn behind the wheel of someone else’s …

Trains

Colorful drawing app hides a secret: a hidden tethering mode (Update: removed from App Store)

<i>Update: Surprise! The app has been removed from the App Store.</i><p>Yet another iOS app developer has managed to sneak an app to unlock iPhone Internet Tethering into the App Store.<p>This time, the app is not a flashlight, but a colorful drawing app called “Little Artist Canvas“.<p>The tethering setup process …

What should I wear on a British summer holiday?

<b>I'm going on a girly break in Cornwall next week and am in a fashion quandary. I don't want to freeze to death but dressing in wintry clothes is</b> …

The Ultimate Wine-Pairing Infographic

I’ve never understood brussel sprouts. Oh, they’re delicious, roasted in a cast iron pan with big hunks of garlic. But I’ve tried reds, and I’ve tried whites. Neither seems to pair all that well. And wouldn’t you know it? Brussel sprouts are a footnote on this incredible infographic: Foods that …

London Underground

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

A glimpse into the process behind DRAW Architecture's impeccable work.<p>Submit your very best architectural works for a chance to be published internationally by Phaidon.<p>Submit your best work today: The extended entry deadline is May 25th!<p>Click here to enter the 2018 A+Awards today and get your best …

Architecture

Raspberry Lemon Cream Cheese Cupcakes

Cupcakes

"Khotso" Peace at Devil's Knuckles

World's Coolest Hotel Bathtubs (PHOTOS)

At the Mio Buenos Aires hotel, the bathtubs are works of art: Argentine Mario Dasso personally selects only the most beautiful pieces of calden wood (naturally felled by fire) and carves them into luxurious, oversize soaking tubs.<p>The coolest bathtubs give guests a sense of their own private in-room …

National Parks