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22 mind-blowing facts about Warren Buffett and his wealth

Today, the 85-year-old investing legend has an estimated net worth of over $70 billion, according to Forbes, making him the third richest man in the world.<p>Inspired by a Quora thread asking "What are some mind-blowing facts about Warren Buffett," we rounded up 23 astonishing facts about the "Oracle …

Warren Buffett

11 ways to speed up your Mac

New MacBooks are very tempting, but upgrading a machine that can easily be salvaged makes no sense.<p>Here are some simple, free ways to speed up your Mac.

Operating Systems

These billionaires just made massive bets on gold and airlines

Second-quarter regulatory filings show that Stanley Druckenmiller, the famed hedge fund manager, just placed more than $323 million of his own money into a gold ETF, at a time when sentiment toward the yellow metal is in the basement. Meanwhile, Buffett announced this week that Berkshire Hathaway …

Investing

Lighting 101: 4 Common Flash Myths

You are watching a free tutorial from Lighting 101.<br>To view the entire course, upgrade to Premium or purchase it in the SLR Lounge Store.<p>X<p>Flash …

What's Really Warming the World? Climate deniers blame natural factors; NASA data proves otherwise

Methodology<p>NASA's Model<p>Researchers who study the Earth's climate create models to test their assumptions about the causes and trajectory of global …

Climate Change

Fuji X-T1 versus Nikon D4: High ISO Test - Jason P. Odell Photography

File this under “just for fun.” I have both a Nikon D4 and Fujifilm X-T1. Both cameras are roughly 16MP resolution, but the Fuji uses an APS-C sensor …

FUJIFILM INSIDER on Flipboard

By Thomas Menk | Aspects of Digital Photography focusing on the Fujifilm X-Pro1/X-Pro2, X-T1/X-T2, X100S/T/F and FUJIFILM GFX | Official Fujifilm …

Top iPad apps gone free

We find the best iPad app gone free for you daily. Our appPicker PDI selects only the top iPad apps free for the day as they happen so you know they …

Digital Artist Gets Super Creative with Self-Portrait Series, Shows You How It’s Done

Are you sick of the standard arm’s-length selfie? Or even the remote-triggered self-portrait? Well, photographer and talented Photoshop artist Martín …

How to travel around the world in 80 days

In Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, Phileas Fogg had a devil of a time trying to travel around the world in 80 days. But in the 21st century, circumnavigating the globe has become a bit of a breeze: all you need is a round-the-world (RTW) ticket. In fact, a dedicated (if masochistic) …

Philippe González: Strong Backlight

I wanted to compile iPhone photography tips from some of the best iPhoneographers in the world. As you can probably imagine, this task was not easy …

Mobile Photography

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DIY

DIY: Create An Epoxy Resin Coffee Table to Creatively Show Off Your Photos in Style

If you’re looking for a neat, photography-related DIY project to do this weekend, Canon has you covered. Shared on the Canon USA YouTube channel, the …

Futuromics, Science and Physics on Flipboard

By Sirtuin | New information provides the building blocks and indicators of our future. Discover exciting innovations that clue us in to the next era.<p>…

Hi

Hi-Voltage Riding<p>By clasqm | Observing the evolution of the electric motorcycle<p>Team Plans Longest Ever Electric Motorcycle Trip<p>A team of two men and …

Tiny Collective on Flipboard

By Crispin D. Giles | Photography. Curated.<p>"The human body is the best picture of the human soul." - Ludwig Wittgenstein #tiny_collective<p>A moon …

Ludwig Wittgenstein

Headline News: CNN Comes to Flipboard

In 1980, in a former country club in Atlanta, Ted Turner launched America’s first 24-hour news channel. “We won’t be signing off until the world …

Video Shows Discovery of Steve Jobs' Lisa Mouse Inside 30-Year-Old Aspen Time Tube

National Geographic Channel show <i>Diggers</i> last year unearthed a time capsule containing a piece of Steve Jobs memorabilia that's been buried for 30 years. A video obtained by <i>CNET</i> shows the excavation and opening of this renowned canister.<p>The time capsule, known as the "Aspen Time Tube", was buried in …

Five Keys to Better Black and White Landscapes

We are blessed that we were born with the ability to see in color. Seeing the deep blue of a summer’s sky or the intense red of a spring rose is …

Landscape Photography

New Apple TV hardware references already appearing in iOS 7 builds

We reported last fall that a revamped Apple TV set-top-box is in the works, and then we learned earlier this year that the new box would likely be introduced in the first half of 2014. Sources said at the time that the new model would be redesigned (at least on the inside) and would sport new …