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Why Photography’s B&W vs Color Debate Is No Debate At All

In the 1950s, early color photography was widely scorned. Now it’s the default. What happened?<p>Prologue: No Space for Dreams<p>In 2015, Leica released a …

Street Photography

10 Best Architects to Follow on Instagram Right Now

Though based in far-flung locales from Ljubljana to Buenos Aires, these world-class architectural firms are united by their mastery over design.<p>Without a doubt, Instagram is a nearly endless resource of breathtaking design inspiration, and we’ve discovered some visionary feeds to follow from around …

Architecture

“Ahora uno se explota a sí mismo y cree que está realizándose”

El filósofo surcoreano Byung-Chul Han, un destacado diseccionador de la sociedad del hiperconsumismo, explica en Barcelona sus críticas al “infierno …

Locating the Self: Developing Your Photographic Practice

The post Locating the Self: Developing Your Photographic Practice appeared first on Magnum Photos.

Books

Google Duplex beat the Turing test: Are we doomed?

Google’s new Duplex AI sounds human, with stammers, pauses, and all. It could be a useful addition to Google Assistant or the harbinger of something …

Artificial Intelligence

Tim Cook: The latest on Apple's CEO

Tim Cook is Apple's CEO and a member of their board of directors, and the reason that Apple products can be both manufactured and sold …

Tim Cook

Secrets Of A Maya Supermom: What Parenting Books Don't Tell You

There's no other way to put it: Maria de los Angeles Tun Burgos is a supermom.<p>She's raising five children, does housework and chores — we're talking about fresh tortillas every day made from stone-ground corn — and she helps with the family's business in their small village about 2 1/2 hours west …

Parenting

You’re doing it wrong! Here’s the perfect way to watch every Star Wars film

The Star Wars franchise spans multiple generations across various media, from movies to video games, comic books, novels, and TV shows. Yet, despite …

Star Wars

Sandra Bullock on Motherhood, Home Decor Porn, and the #MeToo Story She Almost Didn't Tell | InStyle.com

Sandra Bullock is standing—well, swaying, actually—in the “sexy-time music room,” a cozy space in her L.A. home that boasts modern chairs, sleek …

Jackson Hole

Stephen Hawking’s final paper makes a hopeful case for the limits of existence

The late physicist’s final contribution to science: How many universes are there?<p>Fourteen billion years ago, in the moments after the Big Bang first set into motion all the matter and energy that would come to form our universe, something extraordinary happened. The very fabric of space and time …

Physics

Why 'Stories' Took Over Your Smartphone

The format, made popular by Snapchat and Instagram, is the native genre of glass rectangles.<p>Facebook’s chief product officer, Chris Cox, made a remarkable announcement during a keynote at the company’s big conference this week: “The increase in the Stories format,” he explained, “is on a path to …

Social Media

How to measure heart rate variability (HRV) on your Apple Watch

Getting an HRV reading on your Apple Watch is as easy as taking a few deep breaths.With watchOS 4, Apple introduced a number of new heart rate …

Fitness Technology

iOS 11 tips and tricks everyone should know 7 - Page 7 | ZDNet

How to really turn off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth<p>Those buttons on the Control Center panel don't actually turn off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Instead they …

Apps

What is 5G? Everything you need to know about the new wireless revolution

It is a capital improvement project the size of the entire planet, replacing one wireless architecture created this century with another one that …

Telecoms

Scenes Unseen: The Summer of ’78

Long-forgotten pictures capture escape and discovery in the city’s parks.

You can now download your Instagram data. Here's how

<b>What’s the news?</b> A couple of weeks ago, Instagram promised you’d be able to download your data from its servers. It’s now rolled out that feature, as first reported by TechCrunch. It includes photos, videos, comments, profile information and more. It does not, however, appear to include all the …

Apps

“Life Looks Better Through a Viewfinder”—Mentoring and Wisdom from David Alan Harvey - Interview by Coralie Kraft | LensCulture

David Alan HarveyThe Magnum photographer speaks about why every emerging photographer needs a mentor, his years shooting for National Geographic, and how he maintains his vision across personal and assigned work.<i>David Alan Harvey wears many hats—as founder and editor of burn magazine, he discovers</i> …

Street Photography

iPad and iPad Pro vs. MacBook and MacBook Pro: Which should you buy?

Deciding between a MacBook or iPad? Here's the breakdown you didn't know you needed.Pundits have gone round and round debating the merits of iPad as …

MacBook Pro

Solved: A Decades-Old Ansel Adams Mystery

The answer was hidden in the shadows.<p>When you look at the image above, what do you think of? Most will probably take in the beauty of its subjects, …

National Parks

Citizen Zuck: The making of Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg

<i>"All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once you grow up." <br>-Pablo Picasso</i><br>(Listed on Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook profile under "Favorite Quotes")<p><b>There's a story</b> about Mark Zuckerberg visiting his hometown of Dobbs Ferry, New York: A few years ago<b>,</b> he and his wife, Priscilla …

Silicon Valley

The Designer's Guide to Dressing Up Your Small Space

While some people associate small space living with sacrificing style, we here at Domino know that small spaces really just imply a more creative …

Small Spaces

One machine to rule them all: A ‘Master Algorithm’ may emerge sooner than you think

It’s excusable if you didn’t notice it when a scientist named Daniel J. Buehrer, a retired professor from the National Chung Cheng University in Taiwan, published a white paper earlier this month proposing a new class of math that could lead to the birth of machine consciousness. Keeping up with …

Artificial Intelligence

6 Tips for Artists on How to Talk about Their Art

Art class at Pomona College, 1998. Photo by David Butow/Corbis via Getty Images.Even the most incisive, prolific, gifted artist can feel unduly …

Art

This experimental road is one very long charger for electric vehicles

Sweden has built an electrified road that recharges your car as you're driving on it. The project, called eRoadArlanda, is part of the Swedish …

The Man Who Stole Banksy—Watch the Trailer

A couple weeks ago we asked the question, How does Banksy make money? To answer it, we first looked at how Banksy <i>doesn't</i> make money: by people …

Instagram Looks Like Facebook’s Best Hope

Through the glass doors, beyond the giant camera logo and before the artisan coffee stand, visitors to Instagram’s headquarters in Menlo Park, …

Social Media

Introducing the Mac mini Pro

What would it take for Apple to update the Mac mini to a modern, professional-level machine? According to David Gewirtz, not much.<p><i>Video: What would</i> …

How to Be Resilient: The Art of the Bounce Back

April 10, 2018 Life is a series of ups and downs, and this is a fact we can’t change. What we can change, though, is how we react to the negative …

Self-help

If Apple's Mac has any future, it's in the cloud

Is the Mac a dying platform? There is only one way forward for Apple's Mac and iOS developer platforms.<p><i>Video: Should Apple spin off the Mac into a</i> …

The wild, weird and oddly sexy story of '2001: A Space Odyssey'

By now, the plot of <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i> — which was released 50 years ago this week — seems etched in stone. Or, if you prefer, laser-cut into a …