Janet Turk

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Sochi 2014: 10 best agony and ecstasy pictures at the Winter Olympics

From the heartbreak of defeat to the joy of winning gold, the emotions of these Olympians are laid bare for all to see. Here are the most emotive shots from the Games thus far

Netflix packets being dropped every day because Verizon wants more money

Verizon wants to be paid by consumers and Cogent, but Cogent refuses to pay.<p>The battle over who should pay to carry Netflix traffic is heating up …

iOS 7.0.6 Contains A Crucial SSL Security Fix

Apple’s release of iOS 7.0.6 might seem like a routine update, but you’ll definitely want to install it, as it contains an important security fix that addresses a flaw with SSL encryption.<p>A support document about the update notes that a validation problem with Secure Transport could potentially …

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Obamacare Throws Lifeline to Young Adults Seeking Health Insurance

The provision of Obamacare that lets young adults stay on their parents’ insurance until age 26 was supposed to be a fallback. But with the labor …

Can We Solve Our Global Health Challenges? Industry Leaders Share Solutions like Genomes

Health is the oxygen that impacts practically every element of our life and economy. But today’s powerful winds of healthcare change make it hard to grasp systemic problems and solutions. These include: the changing consumer, the role of innovation and technology, growing challenges like diabetes, …

6 Simple Strategies for Achieving Better Health

Health, prosperity and happiness—we all desire these in our lives. Often, those who pay attention to living healthier lives are prosperous and …

Quitting Coffee Is Now a "Mental Health Disorder" (No Wonder It Makes Us Feel Bonkers)

Have you ever tried to quit caffeine? Oh, wow—when I did, I spent half of a day feeling weirdly jittery, nursing one of the worst headaches I've ever known, and dreaming of a very dark room.<p>Yep, if you've ever gone through it, you know that caffeine withdrawal is a real thing. And now, American …

Top Five Health Innovations Of The Week

Available to Premium &<br>Purple Members<p>PSFK’s CXI 2018 conference brings to life key trends in customer experience through talks and activations by …

Navigating Health Care Policy

Sandy Teplitzky is a lawyer in Baltimore who represents health care providers every day. Last week, his Jewish activism took him to Washington, D.C., as co-chair of a summit organized by The Jewish Federations of North America that focused on the critical changes in the delivery of healthcare and …

Are Clinton and Christie gearing up for 2016?

Government

How Rock 'N' Roll Can Explain The U.S. Economy

White House economic adviser Alan Krueger took some ribbing from his boss this week. President Obama noted that Krueger will soon be leaving Washington to go back to his old job, teaching economics at Princeton.<p>"And now that Alan has some free time, he can return to another burning passion of his: …

The week in 10 pics

From chemical gas explosions to explosive protests in São Paulo, a look at the week’s most enduring images<p>Liz Fields is an Australian freelance journalist based in New York who has previously scribbled for Slate, ABC News, Sydney Morning Herald and more. Follow her on Twitter @lianzifields

The Best Explanation Yet Of How The NSA's PRISM Surveillance Program Works

The report reaffirms what we already know, specifically that "the NSA copies Internet traffic as it enters and leaves the United States, then routes it to the NSA for analysis," and it also shores up a few things about how PRISM works.<p>First, it clears up the controversy around the assertion that …

8th Grader Arrested Over NRA T-Shirt Argument Now Faces A Year in Jail

The West Virginia eight-grader arrested and suspended over his National Rifle Association T-shirt with an image of a firearm is now facing a $500 fine and a year in jail.<p>A judge is allowing prosecutors to move forward with charging Jared Marcum, 14, with obstructing an officer, WOWK-TV …

Travel Photography - A Different Point of View

Who doesn't like to travel. Certainly none of the photographers I know. New experiences, new opportunities, new photos with which to bore the …

5 Fundamental Elements of Great Photographs

There are five common elements that great images typically have; Good use of light, color, a captivating moment, correct composition for the given …

A Guide to Creating Mood in your Images

Moody photographs, we all love them, but how can we take them ourselves? I guess first we need to know what mood means, it's a pretty abstract …

5 Ways To Improve Your Photography Without Touching Your Camera

We've all been there. You're clicking through the pages of a website like Light Stalking and you are bombarded with so many beautiful top quality …

Behind the Action - Mastering Outdoor Adventure Photography

If you have ever wanted to grab one of those outdoor hero shots of your friends or clients skiing, cycling, climbing etc, then you'll now how …

The Top 12 Keys to Creativity For Photographers

<i>Manipulation is the brother of creativity.</i> – Michael Michalko<p>Standing out among the ever-increasing number of photographers is becoming increasingly …

Exposure Bracketing: What Every Good Photographer Should Know

There aren’t many sure things in life. No matter how diligently we plan, regardless of how much effort we put forth, there are simply going to be …

Full Frame vs. Crop Sensor Cameras: Which One is Right for You?

Too many photography subjects get muddled in argument: this brand vs. that brand; one technique vs. another. Yours vs. mine. Better vs. best. …

How to Balance Subject and Background Exposure - A Real World Example

Wedding photography involves a lot of compromises because we aren’t always allowed the optimum circumstances in which to create beautiful images. …

When Photographers Tell You to Be Original, This is What They're Talking About

When you spend your days scouring the internet for the best in the photography world, (apart from it being the best job in the world), it starts to …

You're Probably Not Using This Camera Function to Its Full Potential

It's easy to take a lot of camera functionality for granted. But only a few years ago, much of what we have today was on the wish lists of …

These Two Simple Elements Can Improve Your City Photography Compositions

We've all been there at some point or another – how do you find a different way to shoot a well-photographed subject?<p><b>Reflections & distortions</b> can …

How to Improve Your Cityscape Photographs

A dramatic cityscape is one of the powerful images we have in photography. It can convey a sense of wonder, power and beauty, often all three …