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Canon Patent Suggests Feature That Would Choose Between JPEG and RAW For You

In the future, “Auto” may be an option for choosing between JPEG and RAW on Canon DSLRs. A recently published patent reveals that the company has …

Nicholas Nixon and the Brown Sisters: Four Siblings Photographed Every Year for Forty Years

The Fraenkel Gallery in San Francisco recently shared this interview with photographer Nicholas Nixon about his well known project <i>The Brown …

Check out this working iPhone that someone built inside of Minecraft

An ingenious German gamer has built a functioning imitation iPhone within the blocky confines of Mojang’s modern classic, <i>Minecraft</i> (via Touch Arcade).<p>…

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BBC Doctor Who Game Teaches Programming

Today the BBC announced The Doctor and the Dalek, a new online game voiced by Peter Capaldi that teaches players to program.<p>The game features the regenerated Twelfth Doctor thrown into a “dangerous quest with his most devious of enemies” in a new, standalone, story from Doctor Who writer, Phil …

The Space Station will soon have a same-day delivery service - ExtremeTech

By on October 17, 2014 at 2:28 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The International Space Station …

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PS4 system software update 2.0 brings music playback and better voice commands - ExtremeTech

By on October 17, 2014 at 4:23 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Sony’s upcoming 2.0 firmware …

Scientists can now simulate curved space-time in a lab - ExtremeTech

By on October 18, 2014 at 11:02 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>When discussing quantum physics, …

Microsoft smartwatch could beat Apple Watch to market

Microsoft plans to announce and release its own health-tracking smartwatch “within the next few weeks,” according to a Forbes report this weekend. …

Space elevators "could be built cost-effectively within a century", says expert - Factor

The creation of space elevators is getting closer to reality and could enable cheaper space travel, a leading engineering expert has said.<p>Peter …

This Revolutionary New Reactor Could Change Civilization As We Know It

<b>The news:</b> For years, nuclear fusion has been the holy grail of alternative energy: Unlike fission, which splits atoms to create energy, fusion is the …

These 10 steps will improve your brain health and could save you from dementia

Keri Kitay is fast losing her mother. Three years ago Terry Kitay was diagnosed with an aggressive form of early onset Alzheimer’s disease. She was …

Comet Siding Spring: A Close Encounter with Mars

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10 Salon Rules Everyone Should Follow

But an unsatisfactory beauty experience can be more complicated. Not only do you have to live with bad hair or skin for an extended period of time, but you may also start to worry that voicing your opinion could make your go-to stylist hate you. And then what? You’ve got to find a new pro—or be …

Labor Of Love: Guy Spends Two Years Building Final Fantasy VII's Midgar In Minecraft

Minecrafter Killerx20 has spent the last two years recreating Final Fantasy VII's Midgar in the world of Minecraft. This is that (links to forum …

British photographer Scott Chasserot came up with a fascinating technique for determining what people subconsciously wished they looked like. Scott took head shots of 15 people and created 30 distinct...

British photographer Scott Chasserot came up with a fascinating technique for determining what people subconsciously wished they looked like.<p>Scott …

iPhone 6 Minimal PSD

I made these mockups for a project - now it's time to set them free. If you like, you can use the link below to download the PSD …

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Comet Siding Spring set to have rare near miss with Mars

An extremely rare celestial event will play out on Sunday night, with an ancient comet hurtling narrowly past Mars, prompting observing spacecraft to take evasive action.<p>The comet, called Siding Spring – or more formally as C/2013 A1 – will pass within 140,000km of Mars at a speed of around 56km a …

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Warner Bros unveils huge DC plans

<b>Warner has unveiled some huge plans for its DC universe, confirming solo movies for The Flash and Wonder Woman, casting Ezra Miller in the former,</b> …

Understand How Bad Money Habits Form to Overcome Them

Bad money habits can be hard to break. You decide to put something on a credit card once, and before you know it, you're in a downward spiral of …

Four Reasons Why You Should Read Literature

You can probably remember the feeling of discontent that came when you were assigned literature to read in school. It's hard to find the desire to …

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The Fiddle Factor: How to Learn Enough to Fix Anything

Most people assume that learning is about research, but for many of us, it's about poking things with a stick to see what happens. If you want to …

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For Lake Erie’s Toxic Algae, Blame Climate Change And Invasive Mussels

Lake Erie is increasingly plagued by toxic algae blooms each summer, and a new study suggests how climate change and mussels, of all things, may be …

Will we see the rise of wooden architecture?

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Real cities drawn as fantasy maps

Real cities drawn as fantasy maps.

Week in Photos: October 18, 2014

Lens<p>From renewed protests in Ferguson, Missouri, to Ebola prep in Germany and Putin in the rain in Belgrade, see the most striking photos of the week.<p>…

This Adams Retouching Machine Helped Old School ‘Photoshoppers’ Touch Up Negatives by Hand

Last week we shared an example of beauty retouching that was done by hand in the early 1900s. If you’re wondering how this type of retouching was …