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A DIY Time-Lapse Camera That Can Shoot for a Year on 4 Alkaline D Batteries

Want a simple battery-powered time-lapse camera that you can leave in locations for up to a year? A hacker who goes by “val3tra” is trying to build …

Silicon Valley CEOs Swear By This Super Simple Meeting Technique

Like anything else that's relationship-based, it's a matter of communication.<p>Take it from Ben Horowitz, the high-profile VC and bestselling author.<p>He says that building the structures of communication is one of the CEO's most important jobs.<p>"Absent a well-designed communication architecture," he …

The lesson for today: men, be more boring

How much time do you spend thinking about what to wear each morning? It’s a question that has taken on new significance in the past couple of weeks: …

In retirement, a big house can lead to the poor house

Once you’ve paid for your house, how much will it cost you?<p>This is a crucial issue for anyone looking ahead to retirement. The more expensive your …

Watch Alpinestars' new Tech-Air self-contained airbag in action

Airbags are getting a bit of a bad rap at the moment from Takata's recall, but as we all know, the devices can be lifesavers. Even motorcycles are getting into the tech with companies finding ways to mount the bags on the bike or attaching them to riders. The latest innovation comes from cycle …

Foggy morning under the bridge

House Boats

Indian Venice

Home Floats

Liveaboard life: minimalism in a tiny home at sea

hausbot Fishman

Can this one-wheeled wonder change the way you commute to work?

Despite its obvious advantages -- there's less rubber on the road, there are fewer moving parts and both your hands are free for carrying the shopping -- one-wheeled transport has had a patchy history.<p>From the impressive and futuristic "dynasphere" prototype of the 1930s to the circus unicycle, …

swivelCard: A Shape-Shifting USB Business Card That Lets You Share Your Photo Portfolio in Style

Looking for a slick and unique way to share your contact info and photo portfolio with prospective clients? Check out the swivelCard, a transforming …

8 Ways to Reduce Noise in Your Photographs

You have plenty of options to choose from when you want to reduce the noise in your images. However, you first need to understand why noise actually …

The GoTenna Will Let You Communicate Without Any Connectivity

By this point, most of us are fully addicted to our smartphones. And when we find ourselves without Wifi or data service, our most direct connection to everything becomes almost useless. That’s where GoTenna comes in.<p>The device is launching into pre-order today, and lets users create their own …

Review: Hours, the world’s simplest time-tracking app from former Apple Design Award winner Tapity

Anyone who has ever had the misfortune to have to use a corporate hours-tracking/billing system will know that they typically give every impression of being designed by an enraged gorilla working to a spec provided by a sadistic accountant.<p>Tapity, which won an Apple Design Award back in 2011 for …

Beijing Subways Introduce 'Anti-Terror' Checks

A security officer stands guard as passengers line up and wait for a security check during morning rush hour at Tiantongyuan North Station in Beijing on May 27. Beijing tightened security checks at subway stations last Saturday, following an attack in China's troubled Xinjiang region which killed …

Litely Is The Best New Photo-Filtering Application For iOS

A new photo editing application for iOS called Litely, created by the professional photographer responsible for a number of Instagram’s filters, has climbed its way to the top of the App Store in the days following its release earlier this month. Today, the app is #3 Overall on the App Store’s top …

ElementFX Pro app review: convert your photographs into professional-quality book covers, album artwork, and much more

Introduction<p>If you want to take your photographs to the next level in an instant, grab ElementFX Pro on your iPhone or iPad.<p>This unique and …

Making your own mobile app is now super quick and easy

Look, making an app that will run on your iPhone is hard.<p>Luckily, adsy.me just made it chimp simple for normal folks like you or I to make a mobile app right on your iOS, Android or computer. You don’t need to download anything, learn to code, or even leave your touchscreen.<p>Make an app to show off …

Apps

COVR iPhone Case Helps You Take Better Candid Photos… Or Be a Creeper

The best camera is the one you have with you, and most of the time that camera is part of a device that also makes phone calls and serves as a …

The best iPhone and iPad apps for employee management

Managing an entire staff of employees can be a daunting and confusing task. This list of employee management apps has been created to help you manage …

Your Ireland Photos

Emerald Isle

How to protect the photos you post online

Kate Russell's weekly review of the best apps and websites.<p>Copyright protection for digital content is a complex issue with no straightforward solution. Stipple can help you stay connected to your content by creating a unique fingerprint that stays with it wherever it travels within the website's …

Fiverr Updated To Finally Add Sync, An All-New Collections Page And More

Fiverr, the world’s largest marketplace for services, has just sent out a much-appreciated update for its iOS application adding desktop-mobile sync, …

Active Voice app review: instantly convert your speech to text in 35 different languages

Introduction<p>If you’re sick and tired of using your iPhone and iPad for typing and are looking for an easy way around this, then you’ll definitely …

500px Launches Prime Licensing Store with 70% Cut for Photographers

500px today launched its Prime photo-licensing marketplace to help photographers sell their images and ultimately earn a decent wage.<p>The service was announced last month, but for its official release 500px has slipped in a huge change related to how much photographers are paid. Instead of 30%, the …