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Go From Amateur to Ansel Adams With This Photography Masterclass

All for just $20.<p>For amateur shutterbugs just breaking into the world of professional photography, capturing picture-perfect shots can seem like rocket science. Between lighting setups and the myriad bells and whistles of a modern DSLR camera, there's just a whole lot going on. This Photography …

Donald Trump wants to shut off an orbiting space camera that monitors climate change

The Deep Space Climate Observatory is an American satellite that sits in a special orbit between the earth and the sun, about 1.5 million kilometers away from us. That distance allows it to capture unique images of the entire earth. Today, US president Donald Trump said he wants to shut down those …

Donald Trump

As Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi Note 2 pictures surface, its rumored flexible display makes an appearance [Video]

With the seemingly unavoidable “end” of the first-generation of smartphone looming on an increasingly saturated market, OEMs are buckling down to figure out what’s next. And while modularity seems to have — at least partially — failed, more flexible and bezel-free devices may represent an …

The Hilarious ‘WWE 2K17’ Glitches Are Finally Here, And They Were Worth The Wait

Another year, another <i>WWE 2K</i> game release. We’ve finally made it through to the other side of all the leaks and teasers and rollouts and very fantastic interviews, and we’ve finally gotten our grubby hands on <i>WWE 2K17</i>. Many of us are enjoying playing through career mode, or recreating a perfect WCW …

6 Project Management Apps No Contractor Can Do Without

Project managers have high burnout rates, because they have to cope with so many responsibilities. They must take advantage of apps for project …

HP's EliteBook Folio G1 Super Thin And Light Notebook Nails It For Both Business Workers And IT

The consumer PC market has been rough the last few years, but business notebooks, 2in1s and micro-desktops keep chugging along. It’s hard to do a spreadsheet or PowerPoint on your phone, no matter how big smartphone screens have gotten. Microsoft Windows 10, Skylake/Kaby Lake and the desire for …

Samsung updates its Surface competitor with more RAM, storage, and gold

Meet the new Galaxy TabPro S Gold Edition<p>The Windows-powered Galaxy TabPro S was released by Samsung earlier this year, but the company has now given it a spec bump and a fresh lick of paint. The new TabPro S <i>Gold Edition</i> has the same 12-inch AMOLED display and detachable keyboard case as its …

Samsung Galaxy S8's firmware said to already be in production

The next Galaxy S phone keeps getting closer to reality. According to a new report, Samsung has already started work on the firmware of the Galaxy S8.<p>Samsung's been in the spotlight for the past few weeks for its Note 7 debacle as well as other unfortunate events. If the company wants to recover …

Samsung Offers Note 7 Recall Customers $100 in Credit to Stay Loyal

Samsung is offering $100 bill credit to U.S. customers caught up in its ill-fated Galaxy Note 7 recall if they're willing to stay loyal to the brand (via <i>TechCrunch</i>).<p>Samsung discontinued the Note 7 earlier this week after handsets deemed safe by the company began setting on fire just like the …

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Another 'Safe' Note 7 Has Burst Into Flames -- Samsung's Phone May Really Be Done

A couple weeks back, when reports began surfacing that Samsung’s replacement Note 7s (meaning, the supposedly fault-free ones that were manufactured after the recall) were suffering from rapid battery discharges, Forbes’ Jay McGregor wrote a piece declaring the Note 7 to be “finished.” His logic …

s1 Pepper Spray Gun Starter Kit (Black)

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NHL Rumor Mill – October 8, 2016

Is Jacob Trouba trying to “push around” Winnipeg Jets management with his trade request?<p><b>Latest on Jacob Trouba, Vladimir Sobotka, the Boston Bruins</b> …

Checkmate, Apple: Why Google’s Pixel is a genius move for Android

Google is drawing a line under the Nexus brand and opening up a fresh front in the smartphone wars. The Google Pixel and Pixel XL are the first …

Apple will automatically download macOS Sierra on Macs starting today

Only if you've got enough space and have automatic downloads turned on<p>Apple will soon trigger an automatic download of its latest desktop operating system update, macOS Sierra, on Macs that are compatible with the new software. According to <i>The Loop</i>, users with automatic downloads switched on — and …

Windows 10

Dylan Larkin, Steve Ott photobomb 4-year-old fan

The Almases thought they lucked out when a family friend gave them great seats to the Detroit Red Wings preseason game against the Chicago Blackhawks …

Dylan Larkin

A UK retailer appears to have leaked everything about Google's new Pixel phones

Those phones have been extensively leaked as it is, but a since removed listing from UK retailer Carphone Warehouse ( spotted by 9to5Google ) appears to have provided the most complete look yet.<p>According to the page, Google will indeed launch two phones at two sizes: the 5-inch Pixel and the …

American deaths in terrorism vs. gun violence in one graph

<b>(CNN) —</b> In his nearly eight years in office, President Obama has formally addressed the nation on the subject of gun violence 25 times: on average, every 112 days.<p>But in the last year alone, he has made such statements roughly every 36 days.<p>In October 2015, after a gunman opened fire at Oregon's …

Curiosity Rover Might Just Explore Mars Forever at This Point

Curiosity was originally only going to study Mars for two years, but the brave little rover just kept on keepin’ on, and earlier this month it …

WhatsApp update lets people tag other users, making it absolutely impossible to ignore annoying group chats

WhatsApp has added perhaps its most annoying feature ever.<p>The app will now let people tag other users within conversations. And the notifications …

SanDisk outs the 'world's first' 1TB SD card

If you handle a lot of 4K video, you'll know that most available SD cards will struggle to handle all of your high-quality footage. The two-year old SanDisk 512GB SD card might take the edge off somewhat, but that isn't all that Western Digital, owner of the SanDisk brand, has got to offer. Today, …

The iPhone 7 Reportedly Isn’t Just Ditching The Headphone Jack, But Bluetooth Too

The iPhone 7 is widely rumored to be ditching the headphone jack for its own wireless earbuds, which comes with a host of problems, not the least of which is how people will listen to their music. That news left many sighing heavily and looking at their Bluetooth headphone options. We hope you …

Samsung confirms it is recalling the Galaxy Note 7 after reports of explosions

Samsung has confirmed that it is recalling the Galaxy Note 7, its newest smartphone, following reports that some devices exploded.<p>The device was launched less than a month ago to very positive reviews, but concerns about the battery in some units — which reportedly combusted while charging — have …

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Samsung Issues Recall for Galaxy Note 7 After Battery Fires

Samsung will replace all Galaxy Note 7 smartphones equipped with fire-prone batteries and halt sales of the flagship product in 10 markets, a devastating blow for what had been a revival in the firm's mobile business.<p>Koh Dong-jin, head of the South Korean company's smartphone business, spoke at a …

Slower U.S. payrolls growth dims September Fed rate hike prospects

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. employment growth slowed more than expected in August after two straight months of robust gains and wages were tepid, which could effectively rule out an interest rate increase from the Federal Reserve this month.<p>Nonfarm payrolls rose by 151,000 jobs last month after an …

Economy

Man’s impact on earth so big scientists mark the first new epoch in 11,500 years: the Anthropocene

The world may not feel any different, but – for the first time in more than 11,500 years – we are living in a new epoch, scientists believe.<p>Our …

Earth Science

New Solar System objects revealed

<b>Astronomers in the US have uncovered previously unknown objects in the outer reaches of the Solar System.</b><p>They include an icy body with an orbit that takes it so far from the Sun that it is probably influenced by the gravity of other stars.<p>The discoveries were found during an effort to locate a …

The 31 biggest games of the holiday season

We've got you covered, from the latest Pokémon game to "Call of Duty."<p>Here are the 31 biggest games of the holiday season.

Elite Pilots Finally Find A Crashed Alien Spaceship

The pilots of Elite: Dangerous [official site] have been looking for direct evidence of alien spaceships for a while now, knowing that Frontier are …