Justin Tan

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Military Time: Watch Insider Presents 10 Watches With NATO Straps

In recent years I’ve taken to “pimping out” my new and old watches by replacing their original straps with colorful NATO straps. At this year’s Baselworld, I found that I may have helped start a trend, as I saw many new watches that had these military-style cloth straps as original equipment. In this article from […]. Read more: http://ift.tt/1jhoTl6

Tablets with the best battery life

Battery life is the one feature that truly affects all other aspects of a tablet's functionality. Let's be real: if you run out of battery life, there's not much you can do with a dead tablet.<p>Here is a list of tablets that lasted the longest during CNET Labs' tests. Before the test is run, we put …

New Surreal Photo Manipulations by Sarolta Bn

Budapest, Hungary-based photographer Sarolta Bn recently released a new set of images that all have that surreal quality she's become known for. Bn's photo manipulations never cease to amaze us both for their creativity and the way they stretch the imagination. The self-taught artist has now been a …

La Nueva Arquitectura: A Look At Mexico’s Vibrant Young Architecture Scene http://bit.ly/11c6gWP

Q+A> Eco-architect Ken Yeang, San Francisco's Facades+PERFORMANCE conference keynote this July 11: http://blog.archpaper.com/wordpress/archives/65234

A bling offensive

SILVER has long been known as more than bling. In the fifth century BC Hippocrates noted its ability to preserve food and water. In the late 19th …

AMMO: Cross Section Photos of Bullets

In October of 2012, LA-based photographer Sabine Pearlman found herself ensconced in a Swiss WWII bunker photographing 900 different “specimens” of …

Photography Success: What Does it Take to Make it as a Photographer?

The Internet is saturated with how-to photography tutorials. So often, emphasis is placed on technical details. Rarely do we hear more about the …

The Science of How Temperature and Lighting Impact Our Productivity

Recently I sat down with Brendan Baker, one of the smartest people I’ve come across here in Silicon Valley. Clearly his brainpower exceeds mine by …

Shooting on the Streets of San Francisco for 24 Hours Straight

I have driven through San Francisco many times for business and pleasure, and have always been intrigued by how its energy constantly changes …

Miniature World Photo-Manipulations by 14-Year-Old Photographer “Fiddle Oak”

How old were you when you first started working with Photoshop? 14-year-old Natick, Massachusetts-based photographer and retoucher Zev has been at it …

ARTEMIDE | JEAN NOUVEL, ELLIOT ERWITT, ROSS LOVEGROVE, CARLOTTA DE BEVILACQUA - Fuorisalone 2013

Star Trek Into Darkness: how it was made, by the people who made it JJ Abrams got 'the band back together' for his big budget sequel. We meet the key players to talk period hair, blue drinks and 'sexy Klingons' http://gu.com/p/3fkp2

The right to be appalling

WHEN Chris Hampton, a civil-rights activist who now works in New York, first came across the Westboro Baptist Church, it was a life-changing moment. …