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Essential Skills for Landscape Photography

Forget HDR Software! Start Creating Natural, Clean HDRs With Digital Blending

A few years ago I ran an HDR photography magazine. I regularly tone mapped my images for years, using just about every HDR program out there. Yet, …

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Our List of the Essential Android Apps

In just a few short years, Android has grown from a small project within Google to the most prolific mobile operating system on the planet. The app …

5 Free Apps To Help Turn Your Passion Into Profit

Create a business plan, build a website, protect your business, and more.<p>Many a personal pursuit has the potential to be the basis of a successful company. (Just ask Steve Wozniak, who designed computers for fun before Apple started mass-producing his creations.) If you’ve got a pastime, these …

Good deal: Interactive Coding Bootcamp for just $39

Get ready for a new career with the 12 week Coding Bootcamp. This comprehensive course will teach you the core skills you need to know to become an …

Boot Camp

Tesla Energy is Elon Musk's battery system that can power homes, businesses, and the world

The Powerwall can be used to create smart microgrids or supply back-up power<p>Tesla has finally taken the wraps off Tesla Energy, its ambitious battery system that can work for homes, businesses, and even utilities. The system breaks down into two separate products: the Powerwall is a home battery …

55 Photo editing tips and tricks to live by

This collection of photo editing tips, tricks and techniques will save you time and help you enhance your images the easy way. We’ve pulled together …

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This amazing secret trick will give any Android phone a huge speed boost

We could spend all day counting all of the things that make Android a great platform, but for real smartphone enthusiasts, the operating system’s …

Amazing

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The internet is the western world’s business hub. We use it to communicate with family, friends, and colleagues; to conduct our banking and other financial transactions; and also to shop worldwide, often paying for goods and services by credit card.<p>The point is that we enter an enormous amount of …

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10 Suggested Methods for Connecting with Customers

In any business, your customers or clients are incredibly important. You have to connect with them, learn from them, and maintain relationships with …

Play legendary drum machines in your web browser

Never mind GarageBand. Here's a drum machine that works in a web browser!<p>HTML5 Drum Machine operates in a web browser. I couldn't get it to work in …

A Beer Keurig Machine? SYNEK Draft System is on its Way

The popularity of craft beer continues to be a trend. And the growth of the craft beer industry presents another opportunity for small businesses. …

Small Business

Pro Tools Is Releasing A Free Version Of Its Legendary Audio Software

Pro Tools is the industry standard for digital audio production, but if you wanna get with the pros, you've always had to pay. No longer! Now, …

Music Production

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Street Fighter II, Prince of Persia, Metal Gear, and many more - never be bored again.<p>If you have fond memories of floppy disks and command prompts - …

Technology (Australia)

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck

In my life, I have given a fuck about many people and many things. I have also <i>not</i> given a fuck about many people and many things. And those fucks I …

Mind

Elite: Dangerous Is The Ultimate 'Water Cooler' PC Game

Probably the highest praise I can pay Elite: Dangerous is that it’s been a genuine struggle forcing myself to stop playing long enough to write about it. That’s because of the limitless stories that happen so organically while pirating/space trucking/Han Solo’ing your way through Frontier …

Han Solo

How Do I Manage My Android From My PC? Meet AirDroid 3

Advertisement<p>This isn’t the first time we’re writing about AirDroid. It was and is a great web-based client to manage your Android phone from your …

The best Android apps of 2014

The Guardian’s pick of Android apps that launched for the first time this year, taking in music, productivity, messaging, maps and more<p>• The best Android games of 2014<p>1. Mailbox<p>What we say: Mailbox is one of the better ways to attain the fabled Inbox Zero – or at least try to – by swiping unwanted …

Best advice from CEOs: 40 execs' secrets to success

Warren Buffett<p><b>Chairman and CEO—</b><b>Berkshire Hathaway</b><p>Advice for young women: “You do the same thing a male will do. You follow your passions. You find …

20 Ways to Kick Start Your Motivation Beginning Today

Raise your hand if you are motivated all the time? Wish it was so. But not realistic, right? The biggest challenge we face as small business owner’s …

Become Search Engine Smart By Reading "SEO Like I'm 5"

I’ll bet you want more traffic to your website. I know I do. Because more of the right traffic means more potential customers and more of the right …

Insightly Review: How the Service Can Benefit Your Business

Customer relationship management (CRM) is one of the secret weapons that growing companies use to manage their internal communications, communicate …

An Introduction to Image Sharpening in Photoshop

Image sharpening is a big deal for many of us photographers. Thanks to amazing products such as Photoshop, a perfectly sharp image is just a few …

How to Watermarking Images With Photoshop and Lightroom

Have you seen the writing on images? You know, the little pictures or words that show the photographer’s name? Those are called watermarks. …

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