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Blackmagic external GPU for MacBook Pro now available from Apple

Australian digital cinema company Blackmagic recently worked with Apple to develop Blackmagic eGPU, an external GPU that brings "desktop-class …

MacBook Pro

Qantas Pilot Reveals The Truth About Turbulence

Nervous fliers know the feeling: shaky elbows, white knuckles, sweaty palms—not much makes you feel worse than being flung across the world in a tin …

These are Australia's top restaurants, state by state

Australia's Top 100 Restaurants is the ultimate chefs' guide on where to eat, from the country's best fine dining restaurants and laneway bars to …

Working with an Online Photo Lab: Here’s What You Need to Know for Optimum Results

There’s no better way to enjoy the fruits of one’s photographic efforts than by displaying your work at home or at the office. And when it comes to …

Starry nights: Where to see the Aurora Australis in New Zealand

<b>(CNN) —</b> Many people go their whole lives without seeing a shooting star overhead. In New Zealand , it's a completely different story.<p>Away from the main cities, the county's velvety black skies are a milky swirl of celestial galaxies. As the Earth slowly turns each night, a blanket of stars creeps …

Here’s a Cool Trick That Lets You Take Amazing Night Photos Without a Tripod (VIDEO)

If you’ve ever tried to take to take a photo at night without a tripod you know the results can be very blurry or very noisy or, in most cases, both. …

Secure any WiFi connection with this portable VPN device

Public WiFi is not unlike a public water fountain or a public bathroom — most of the time it’s fine to use, but depending on where you are, it can be</i> …

The government's war on expats

What those expats didn't know was that the government would be reaching out, around and into their pockets. The homes they bought when they were at …

What the Budget means for you

But what we really want to know is, what’s in it for us?<p><b>IF YOU’RE WORRIED ABOUT POWER BILLS</b><p>The government has pledged $41.5 million over seven years …

Australia

Ben is a chatbot that lets you learn about and buy Bitcoin

It’s generally a given that whenever a new technology takes off people rush into the space to build everything under the sun, and eventually natural selection kicks in and only the truly useful remain. For example, chatbots became trendy last year and we quickly began seeing chatbots for weather, …

The best Apple TV apps

The Apple TV may not have topped our list of the best streaming boxes you can buy, but it’s still a great product, especially if you’re all-in on the …

Smart TV

Never get lost again with the best navigation apps for iOS and Android

Getting around can sometimes be a real pain in the rear. Unexpected delays, traffic, and road closures are a daily hassle, and if you’re going out …

These secret Netflix codes unlock hidden show and movie categories

The recommended content on your Netflix account comes from a complicated algorithm analyzing your viewing history.<p>And unless you are sharing your …

Wedding Photographer Posing Guide: Poses That Work

Lift the back leg instead to shift his weight forward to look more imposing. I can also have him lean forward for upper body shots;<p>We tend to rotate …

If you receive this message on your iPhone or Apple device do not open it

Here's what you need to do if you receive it…<p>Owners of iPhones and other Apple devices listen up! The latest software update for the company's …

Essentials for the Hong Kong gentleman

A 1.5-minute look at some of the best places to eat, drink, relax, shop and work out in Hong Kong. Video by Black Buddha.

6 Canadian cities that must be seen in the winter

Although the cold winter months typically elicit dreams of sunny skies and sandy beaches, miles away from Canada’s snowy streets, there are a …

'I'm 27. I Don't Want to Go. I Love My Life' Heartbreaking Letter Written by Young Woman Dying of Cancer

The images here of Holly Butcher don’t convey what’s happening inside her body. Ewing’s Sarcoma, a form of bone cancer, is killing her. At 27, …

Christmas Eve

Your Guide to Charity Work in Hong Kong

If you’re looking to get involved in charity work, then look no further. With our guide to volunteering opportunities in Hong Kong, you’re sure to …

These are the best apps for your new Mac of 2017

New Mac? Start here<p>Whether you’re unwrapping your first Mac, or getting an upgrade, you’ll need some apps for your new computer. We’re here to help, with some of our best picks to get you started.<p><i>We've rounded up our favorite and most-used apps and utilities for the technology we use every day.</i> …

20 Top Photos from the 2017 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

Need a laugh? The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards has announced its finalists for 2017. The contest injects humor into the world of wildlife …

This Elon Musk Email to Tesla Employees Is a Powerful Lesson in Authentic, Heartfelt Leadership

When times get tough, great leaders don't just protect -- they connect.<p>Elon Musk is one of the world's most popular entrepreneurs. As the guiding force behind Tesla, SpaceX, and OpenAI -- not to mention helping to found PayPal -- he tackles some of the biggest challenges.<p>That includes some of the …

How to buy your first home: From saving to settlement

So, you've decided you're at that stage in life where you'd rather be paying your own mortgage than someone else's. Or perhaps you're thinking about …

These Are the Safest Major Cities in the World to Visit Right Now

Traveling to see the world doesn’t have to mean taking risks and visiting dangerous places. There are plenty of major cities around the world that …

Former Apple photo guru releases powerful iPhone camera app

A “Gentleman Coder” who is the former director of the Apple photo apps teams has launched an IOS app for the photographer who prefers to shoot RAW images.<p>RAW Power for iOS hit the App Store this week from software company Gentlemen Coders LLC, which was founded by Nik Bhatt. His 14-year stint in …

Apps

Amish Cinnamon Bread

<b>Ingredients:</b><p><b>Butter:</b><p>1 cup butter, softened<br>2 cups sugar<br>2 eggs<br>2 cups buttermilk or 2 cups milk plus 2 tablespoons vinegar or lemon juice<br>4 cups flour<br>2 …

Here’s a Free Tutorial on Lightroom CC for Beginners

Adobe just announced its new cloud-based Lightroom CC app. If you’re looking into get started with this software, Photoshop Training Channel just …

How to Become a Proficient Photographer As Fast As Possible

One of the biggest concerns of any photographer who wants to become seriously dedicated to photography is to achieve “professional” status – or at …

30 Exciting New iOS 11 Features You Didn't Know About

If you think that you’ve mastered all the new features of iOS 11, then you’re in for a surprise because iOS 11 contains many hidden features that …

Billingham introduces the tiny ‘72’ for premium compacts and small mirrorless kits

Premium British bag manufacturer Billingham has launched a new small shoulder bag called the Billingham 72, aimed at users of fixed lens premium …