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You won’t recognize the new world of digital payments without this report

The modern smartphone is a remarkable device. A single device that fits in your pocket can do all the tasks that once required cameras, camcorders, GPS devices, watches, alarm clocks, calculators, and even TVs.<p>But the next change might be the most radical of all—it could eliminate the need to carry …

Diana's Hummus Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Designer Alex Tatusian reminisces on his mother's short-lived hummus business, and what it taught him about cooking for himself.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax</i> …

Hummus

Software Workshop: How to organize your photos with Adobe Bridge

Adobe Bridge started simply as an external file browser for Photoshop, but over the years it has evolved into a digital asset manager with its own …

Tutorials

Google Maps rolling out heads-up navigation bubbles for upcoming turns

Google Maps v9, which has been in Google Play for a while, has had the ability to show heads-up bubbles announcing upcoming turns and street or exit names while in navigation mode. The feature was previously only available to a lucky few but is now much more widely available.<p>To see if the feature …

Microsoft's Office 365 update: Now you get camera, pinning, ink jotting on mobile

Microsoft's Office 365 update delivers a host of new features to enhance people's experience on mobile devices.<p>Microsoft's February Office 365 …

#CreativeFriday – Controlling dry down/darkening of prints from Lightroom or Photoshop CC

If you have ever made a print, either by inkjet or an alternative process (like Van Dyke, Platinum, Cyanotype) then you may have noticed that the …

Photographers, you use Adobe – you should learn it! [Deals]

Adobe’s software products have become a key part of photography for pros and amateurs alike. Photoshop and Lightroom are industry standard platforms, …

Mathilde Grafström photographer

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How to Use Lightroom’s Graduated Filter to Improve Landscapes

Lightroom’s graduated filter is an extremely powerful tool when used with purpose. For landscape photographers there are several different things …

5 Quick and Simple Lightroom Edits to make your Images Pop

Since its original release, Adobe’s Lightroom has grown into perhaps one of the best tools a photographer can use. Initially designed as an image …

Top 10 Features in Topaz Adjust for Bringing Out the Best in Any Photo

<i>Topaz Adjust</i> includes tools that work on color, curves, detail, noise and exposure manipulation. Local adjustments can be made with brushes that …

Tutorials

Why You Shouldn’t Waste Money on Filters

There are a lot of photographers out there who will tell you that you need to use filters. Polarizing, ND, UV filters—they’re all said to have their …

Corn in a spicy sauce of yoghurt, curry leaves, grated coconut and toasted red chillies

• 4 corn on the cobs<br>• 16-18 curry leaves<br>• 3 tablespoons grated (desicated)Coconut<br>• 1 cup beaten yoghurt<br>• 1 teaspoon mustard seeds<br>• 1 teaspoon cumin<br>• 1 tablespoon grated ginger<br>• 1 tablespoon grated garlic<br>• 1 15 oz can of crushed tomatoes<br>• 2 whole dried red chilli’s<br>• Salt<br>• 1 teaspoon turmeric<br>• 1 teaspoon red chilli powder<br>• 1 …

Recipes

Hot Chicken and Jalapeño Bacon Cheddar Waffle

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>A twist on the classic Nashville hot chicken: a crispy fried boneless chicken breast, served on top of a spicy jalapeño, bacon, and sharp cheddar waffle with a fiery maple syrup sauce.<p><b>Food52 Review:</b> WHO: Karrie / Tasty Ever After writes a blog in southern New Hampshire.<br>WHAT: Waffles …

Recipes

Pasta Sauce with Italian Sausage Recipe

"A flavorful homemade recipe for those who are tired of sweet pasta sauces. Serve over your favorite pasta with a tossed green salad and crusty …

How to Make an Oil Reed Diffuser (so your House Smells in a Good Way)

<i>As satisfying as a well-written recipe, a smart and thoughtful DIY is our kind of lunch break reading. Bonus points if it's an easy project AND teaches us how to make something beautiful.</i><p><i>Today: Scent your home in a natural, inexpensive way—and with whatever fragrance you like (sorry, cucumber</i> …

Essential Oils

8 Jazzed-Up Latkes (Not that Latkes Need Jazzing)

It's pretty tough to get tired of the hardworking, decadent, crispy-creamy latke, but by the fourth night of Hanukkah, we understand if you are. But don't toss your fry oil just yet: Make one of these 8 latke riffs—and don't forget the side of sour cream.<p>If you have everything in your pantry <i>but</i> …

Latkes

Luxe French Potatoes

We combined the rich and indulgent cheesiness of Pommes Aligot and the beautifully swirled rosettes of Pommes Duchesse into one super-luxe casserole …

Gruyere

Why Polenta Should Be Your Holiday Season Staple

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

Top-Rated Shrimp Recipes

These 100+ healthy shrimp recipes earned sensational reader reviews.<p>1 of 106<p>Seviche-Style Shrimp and Avocado Tacos<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 106<p>Grilled Shrimp …

Lightroom Mobile for Android is Now 100% Free

Adobe today announced Lightroom Mobile version 1.4 for Android devices. With this latest version, the photo editing app is now completely free — you …

The New Photoshop Has 4 Different Healing Brushes. Here’s How To Access Them

Photoshop 2015.1 (released this December), has a surprise and it wasn’t promoted very well. You had to go digging to find it. When I came across it, …

Dead & Company Add Free MSG Show to New York Run

Dead & Company, the collaboration between John Mayer and three-quarters of the Grateful Dead‘s surviving Core Four, have added a third Madison Square …

3 Uses for Lightroom's Radial Filter

Blending with Light – Live Demo<p>Photoshop Tutorials: Learn to create stunning natural looking HDR images in just few minutes!!<p><b>Live Demo:</b> 2:00 PM EDT …

Add Light Rays to a Photo in Photoshop

In this tutorial we’ll learn to add some light rays to a photo in Photoshop. No special Photoshop skills are required to create your own cool rays …

How to Organize Your Photos in Lightroom

The Lightroom Catalog is a database containing all the relevant information that Lightroom needs about your photos in order to process your images …

10 Common Bird Photography Mistakes and Their Solutions

Do you commit mistakes in photography? I bet you do. I have made mistakes. As a matter of fact I have committed many. But we all learn from our …

Nature Photography

How to Quickly use the Spot Removal Tool in Lightroom to Clean Up Your Photos

While not an exciting post processing action, using the spot removal tool is a necessary step in cleaning your photograph. From dust on the sensor to …