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Scientists Just Found a Serious Flaw in Ocean Temperature Calculations

Oh no.<p>Models used to estimate past ocean temperatures might be based on a flawed assumption, according to new research.<p>If true, it would mean our …

Global Warming

Your credit score: How it's calculated

A credit score is typically a three-digit number based on information in your credit report that measures your risk level to lenders. It’s usually …

How blockchain promises to speed up tech evolution

The blockchain space has been innovating at an incredible pace over the past year. The total number of initial coin offerings (ICOs) was probably less than 10. If someone had told you that insurance company AIG was conducting a multi-country smart contract test, you’d have thought they were crazy. …

Wi-Fi security has been breached, say researchers

This is your Wi-Fi on KRACK<p>At about 7AM ET this morning, researchers revealed details of a new exploit called KRACK that takes advantage of vulnerabilities in Wi-Fi security to let attackers eavesdrop on traffic between computers and wireless access points. The exploit, as first reported by <i>Ars</i> …

Information Security

Jerry Brown Signs Bill Ensuring Teachers Can't Shoot Back if Attacked

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill on Saturday that guarantees that teachers cannot shoot back if they come under attack at school.<p>The bill, …

Blockchain, a secure new technology, entices world-leading companies and governments

In middle school, Eileen Lowry swapped her band class out to try her hand at computer science. She hasn't looked back since.<p>"I've always been …

Blockchain

Bite Size Tips: 3 Composition Rules Many Photographers Don’t Know

Composition is a way to guide the viewer through the photograph to the subject of interest. There are no composition “rules” in photography but …

Landscape Photography

This Free Website Will Show Anyone Your Personal Information. Here's How to Remove It

If you love your privacy, this is your worst nightmare.<p>Think the internet can’t shock you anymore? Enter your name in this website.<p>FamilyTreeNow.com, …

Personal Information

Make Your Sky Pop in Photoshop with Two Quick Adjustments

In this tutorial, I will show you a way to enhance your sky quickly and effectively with two adjustment layers that target specifically the blue …

Tutorials

Photoshop Basics: Learn 2 Simple Ways to Remove Unwanted Objects from Photographs (VIDEO)

We’ve all been there: You shoot what you think is a really nice photograph, and then you get home, look at the image on a computer, and realize you …

Tutorials
Tutorials

BB&S Lighting Expands Pipeline LED Fixtures

BB&S Lighting releases 3' and 4' models to Pipeline LEDs.<p>The Denmark-based company BB&S Lighting has introduced two new LED fixtures in 3’ and 4’ …

Standalone

5 Ways to Change the Color of Anything in Photoshop

Changing the color of an object using Photoshop is a typical use case for the software, and there are many ways to do it. This 20-minute video from …

Freebie Alert: Download This 15-Page How-To Guide to Luminosity Masking for Great Landscape Photographs

If you’ve ever marveled at a spectacular landscape photograph and wondered how it was made, there’s a good chance the photographer employed a …

How to Plan a Video Project: Production

<i>This post also appears on DPBestflow.org</i><p><b>This is Part 3 in our series on planning a project (don’t miss Part 2)</b><p>The production stage is where all your …

'La La Land,' diversity and the return of Mel Gibson: The highlights of the 2017 Oscar nominations

There are few things Hollywood loves more than celebrating itself and, true to form, the nominations handed out Tuesday for the 89th Academy Awards reflected an industry happy to revel in its own glittering self-image. But they also revealed a 90-year-old tradition-bound institution embracing the …

'The Founder,' 'The Red Turtle' and more critics' picks, Jan. 20-26

M<i>ovie recommendations from critics Kenneth Turan, Justin Chang and other reviewers. Click title for full review.</i><p><b>Arrival</b> Amy Adams stars in this elegant, involving science-fiction drama that is simultaneously old and new, revisiting many alien-invasion conventions but with unexpected intelligence, …

17 Google products you've never heard of

Most of us have heard of Google's well-publicized moonshots: Self-driving cars, smart contact lenses, internet-beaming balloons, and more.<p>While those products and services sound amazing, most of us can't use them just yet. But the company actually has a bunch of other ones that are incredibly …

Apps

4 Questions That Will Impress Any Hiring Manager in an Interview

It’s something that gets asked by almost every hiring manager at the tail end of almost any job interview: “Do you have any questions for me?” Shrug …

Pop Culture

Here Are the 10 Trendiest Workouts of the Year

Do you even Cize?<p>Despite an addicting election, more than a few celebrity breakups, and Ryan Lochte's many misadventures, Americans still detached themselves from their computers long enough to...log back onto their computers to Google trendy workouts. Whether they actually did those workouts or …

Exercise

5 predictions for artificial intelligence in 2017

Artificial intelligence (AI) has officially gone mainstream. Industry research firm Gartner named AI as its number one strategic technology for a second year in a row. The acquisitions race among giants like Google, IBM, Salesforce and Apple to purchase private AI companies keeps heating up — 2016 …

Artificial Intelligence

Fed raises key interest rate and foresees 3 hikes in 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Janet Yellen's final Federal Reserve policy meeting will likely bring an uneventful end this week to her four-year tenure as Fed chair but perhaps offer hints of the central bank's approach to interest rates in the months to follow.<p>Yellen, the first woman to lead the world's most …

The Skills You Should Highlight When You're Underqualified for a Job

You see a job you’d like to apply for—but there’s a catch, you don’t meet all of the requirements. Despite that, you know the difference between …

Employment

A ridiculous plan to produce unlimited clean energy actually seems to be working

Humans need energy because that’s the only thing that powers our smartphones, and without them we’d have to actually talk to our relatives at family …

The "Tesla of Trucking" Reveals a Hydrogen-Fueled Big Rig

Nikola Motor Company revealed Thursday night how it plans to become the Tesla of trucking: It unveiled the hydrogen-powered Nikola One, announced …

Alternative Fuel

Stephen Hawking says technology will devastate the middle class

Commentary: The famous physicist pleads for humans to work together, as this is "the most dangerous time for our planet."<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Since the election, there seems to be little recognition on the part of the tech …

Artificial Intelligence

HISTORIC BREAKTHROUGH: 'Evidence of life on Mars' found in NASA image, say scientists

Scientists have reviewed images taken by the Spirit rover nearly a decade ago, and have concluded that NASA may have previously overlooked evidence …

Remarkable New Theory Says There's No Gravity, No Dark Matter, and Einstein Was Wrong

Gravity is something all of us are familiar with from our first childhood experiences. You drop something - it falls. And the way physicists have …

Four Investment Strategies You’re Afraid to Admit You Don’t Understand

<b>Updated July 2017</b> — Diversity is a good thing — especially in a time of volatility. Knowledgeable investors may want to explore alternative routes to …

Investing

10 Books That Can Change Your Life in One Long Weekend | Inc.com

<i>I want to read 52 books in 52 weeks. Which books changed your life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Will Chou, Self development blogger who uses science-backed evidence at willyoulaugh.com,</b> …

Motivation