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Learn to build for your user with this UI & UX Design Bootcamp for $39

You’ve undoubtedly heard the phrase “can’t see the forest for the trees.” It’s all about losing sight of the big picture while you’re focusing on details. Unfortunately, that’s a malady that infects many web designers. While many work to dazzle users with visual glitz, that flair can often come at …

Exclusive: Why Microsoft is betting its future on AI

After losing on mobile, can Microsoft win the next battle?<p>In January, <i>The Verge</i> described the tech industry's search for the killer bot. In the months that followed, companies big and small have accelerated their development efforts. Facebook opened up a bot development platform of its own, running …

Artificial Intelligence

Samsung unveils world's first UFS memory cards — the successor to microSD

What comes after microSD cards for removable storage? Samsung has the answer: UFS. The company announced today the world's first removable UFS (Universal Flash Storage) memory cards, offering storage capacity of either 32, 64, 128, or 256 gigabytes, and performance speeds that simply blow older …

Phones

Three tools to rule them all: How to fix anything in Photoshop with three basic tools

I know – that title sounds a little bit like clickbait-ish. But! It’s not! (well not this time). You don’t need a lot of fancy tools to fix most …

Names of four new elements on periodic table presented for public review

International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry says names will pay tribute to Japan, Moscow, Tennessee and a Russian scientist<p>There will soon be four new names on the periodic table after scientists decided to use recently discovered elements to pay tribute to Japan, Moscow, Tennessee and a …

Chemistry

Here's 50 ways to use gaffer tape and some of them might surprise you

In the words of Jay P Morgan, “If you can’t fix it with gaff tape, it probably does not deserve to be fixed”, and he’s right. Gaffer tape (or gaff …

A Camera Lens Breakthrough Could See Smartphones Outperforming DSLRs

If you've ever held a high-quality camera lens, the first thing you notice is the weight. Thanks to layers and layers of thick glass hunks inside, …

This Is What Happens When You Use Flash to Take a Picture of These White Sneakers

Instagram bait alert: Converse, the iconic all-American sneaker brand has a new launch that will literally light up your life (and your feed, and …

Shoes

Sony Filed A Patent For Video-Recording Contact Lens

You could one day shoot video with the blink of an eye.<p>Tech giant Sony has joined the race to develop digital contact lens technology.<p>Sony has plans for a wearable lens that can take photos and video, according to an application filed with the U.S. patent office, Tech Story reported.<p>Sony filed a …

IoT Networks Report

BI Intelligence<p>The Internet of Things (IoT) — a vast network of connected devices — is set to become the world’s largest device market over the next decade, potentially creating trillions of dollars in economic value. However, without a reliable and secure network connection, these devices will …

Perfectly-Timed Photo of Horses Galloping Through Couple’s Wedding Portrait

Wedding photographers Jelger + Tanja were in the right place at the right time to capture this stunning image of a couple in love. As the husband and wife duo shot pictures of bride and groom Andrea and Eoin, a group of horses galloped past. Framed by the silhouetted mountains and ethereal …

5 Android shortcuts you'll wish you knew all along

Whether you're just getting started with Android, or a seasoned user, these are the five shortcuts you should be using right now.<p>Bypass unlocking your phone (when it's safe)<p>This feature in the <b>Lock screen and Security</b> menu will let your device know when it's safe to stay conveniently unlocked. Once …

Android News

Adobe Photoshop Elements 14 review: When you need more than what Apple Photos has to offer

This past fall Adobe released a new version of their consumer-level photo organizing and editing application, Photoshop Elements 14. A mature and …

Uber’s Seattle engineering office grows to 100 employees, with plans to double workforce

If you’ve used Uber to hail a ride around town, it may seem like there isn’t all that much that goes into the app. You press a few buttons, a driver …

Startups

Photos: Climate change is making California look like another planet

When Thomas Heinser showed his pictures of California’s parched landscape in a gallery last month, people couldn’t tell what they were looking at.<p>Last year marked the driest summer California has seen in at last 500 years, causing water shortages and resulting in forest fires throughout the state. …

San Francisco

Why aperture matters on your smartphone camera

Aperture is essentially an opening of a lens's diaphragm through which light passes. It works much like the iris and pupil of an eye, by controlling …

30 Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Tips And Tricks You Should Know About

Last month, Samsung announced the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge. Right out of the gate, the devices received strong reviews. Consumer Reports even called Samsung’s new flagships “the best smartphones” and now the devices sit atop its <i>Ratings</i>. The S7 and S7 Edge smartphones are packed with …

Apps

Tips to keep in mind when shooting travel street photography

If you frequent <i>DIY Photography</i>, the name Eric Kim should be familiar to you. An international street photographer and teacher, Kim knows a thing or …

Street Photography

This is Tesla’s Model 3

And there it is.<p>After years of speculation, the Tesla Model 3 has been unveiled. We’re live in Hawthorne, CA, where the company has just shown the car for the very first time.<p><b>Here’s what we know so far:</b><p>Deliveries will begin at the end of next year, and start at $35,000 for the base model.<br>• Base model …

This is the first action camera with built-in stabilization

It's a clever solution, and the Arc is one of the most unique action cameras coming to the market because of this built-in stabilization. Until now, action camera users were stuck using accessories like Feiyutech's handheld gimbals, or buying purpose-built, all-in-one rigs like the DJI Osmo. (In …

Videography

Self-driving cars are at the mercy of crappy US roads

How does a self-driving car stay in a lane with no lane markers?<p>The shoddy roads that criss-cross much of the United States are hindering the development of self-driving vehicles, Reuters reported Thursday. Confronted by poor road markings, inconsistent street lights and broken traffic signs, …

Autos

Problems with the Galaxy S7/Galaxy S7 Edge and how to fix them

Samsung continues to improve on what they started last year, with the latest Galaxy S flagships, the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge boasting an even more refined design and build quality, the mandatory bump to the latest and greatest processing package, a better camera, better battery life, and …

This Is How You Remove Candy Crush From Windows 10

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Software

The Friend: Love Is Not a Big Enough Word

His wife was just thirty-four. They had two little girls. The cancer was everywhere, and the parts of dying that nobody talks about were about to start. His best friend came to help out for a couple weeks. And he never left.<p><b>Most of September 17, 2012,</b> has evaporated from my mind. I still have a few …

WWII love letters tell of romance and tragedy

It was not until three years after her mother died in 1990 that DeRonda Elliott opened the suitcase containing the letters her parents exchanged during World War II.<p>Despite her mother’s urging, she had never been able to bring herself to read them. It was her parents’ private story. Her father, …

12 Ways to Optimize Your Time Like a Pro

<i>Matthew Capala is an Internet entrepreneur, SEO strategist, speaker, and author. He is the founder of Alphametic, an organic growth accelerator, and SearchDecoder. Mathew is an Adj. Professor at NYU, and is the author of Amazon-bestselling book, “SEO Like I’m 5</i>.”<p>Every entrepreneur I know is …

Productivity

10 free and incredibly useful Android apps that you can't get on the iPhone

But since Android lets app makers do certain things that Apple prohibits, there are a few exclusive options that stand out.<p>From launchers that make it easier to access important information straight from the home screen, to apps that help you find files buried in your phone, here are some of the …

Take an incredible drone flight through the world's biggest cave

At a length of some 9 kilometres (5.6 miles), Hang Sơn Đoòng in Vietnam, near the Laos border, is the largest known cave in the world. Inside is a large, fast-flowing river; its own microclimate; a chamber 5 kilometres (3.1 miles) long, 200 metres (660 feet) high and 150 metres (490 feet) wide; and …

Drones

How To Get Your Own Email Newsletter Off The Ground

Email newsletters are back in a big way. Starting your own is a great way to build an audience for yourself or a company and offers a way to personally reach people in a place that they’re most likely to read: their Inbox.<p>This post will take a look at how to start your own email newsletter, from my …