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Lego Cubestormer robot solves Rubik's Cube in less time than it takes to read this headline

Until yesterday, the world record for fastest time in solving a Rubik's Cube was 5.27 seconds, which was set in the fall of 2011 by a Lego robot named Cubestormer 2. Thanks to the machine's successor (aptly named Cubestormer 3), the time to beat is now <i>3.253 seconds.</i> The robot, which is the third in …

An Explosion of Color at Holi 2014 (PHOTOS)

Festival<p>An Explosion of Color at Holi 2014 (PHOTOS)<p>Happy Holi! Crowds gather in India to celebrate the 2014 Festival of Colors, welcoming the spring …

Extraordinary Gorilla Photography

I've never looked properly to a gorilla. I've always known that these are some powerful, gorgeous primates, but I would never guess that they are …

A Printer That Develops Your iPhone Pics Into Lasting Polaroids

Previously on Kickstarter and finally available for order, the Impossible Lab is an analog gadget that lets you print Polaroids from your iPhone. It’s brilliant. Here’s why.<p>There are plenty of ways to turn an iPhone picture into a Polaroid-like print, from online services like Moo to portable Wi-Fi …

What Can Photographers Learn from the Classic Rules of Composition?

Composition, composition, composition! That word has no doubt been drilled into your head by a photography instructor or by every article or book …

A View From the Pit: Photos of Front Row Fans at Austin’s Many Music Festivals

This week, tens of thousands of bands, music fans, and industry executives will teem through Austin for SXSW, the massive festival that started in …

Stranger in a Strange Land: Swimming with Humpbacks

In the southwestern corner of the North Atlantic, a mountain range rises dramatically from the ocean depths. This shallow plateau near the Dominican Republic is known as the Silver Bank, and it's one of the most mysterious and magical places in the entire world. It's to this protected sanctuary …

Shooting Portraits of Strangers with the Sony A7r

The last time I photographed portraits of strangers in the streets was around 3 years ago. Since then, I’ve been busy doing candids, studio shoots, …

Base Jumping and ‘High Fashion’ Meet in this Adrenaline–Fueled Shoot

What happens when you combine base-jumping with fashion models? Well, you end up with this. Teaming up with photographer Noah Bahnson, fashion model …

Touching Portraits of Couples Who’ve Been Together Over 50 Years

For all you cynics out there who don't believe in everlasting love, you must check out this series called <i>Love Ever After</i> by Lauren Fleishman. The New York-based photographer captures beautifully intimate moments between New York City couples that have been together over 50 years. She accompanies …

VSCO Announces $100k Scholarship Fund For Creatives

Sticking to their mantra “by creatives, for creatives”, Visual Supply Co. has announced the VSCO Artist Initiative fund: a $100,000 scholarship fund …

The Next Big Thing: Social Media Designed For Photographers

Want to get more leads in a specific area of your business? Have you heard of PhotogRefers.com? The next big social media platform for photographers …

Social Media

What makes a ‘good’ lens? (part I)

This might seem like a very obvious question, but the moment you try to define a set of criteria to quantify ‘good’, you soon realize there’s quite a …

What makes a ‘good’ lens? (part II)

This might seem like a very obvious question, but the moment you try to define a set of criteria to quantify ‘good’, you soon realize there’s quite a …

A Guide To Black and White Portraits

There is an old quote that says, “If you want to shoot fashion, shoot in color, but if you want to shoot emotion, shoot in black and white.” I don’t …

Light Painting Meets CGI In This Incredible BTS Look at a Unique Collaboration

Showing just how productive and intuitive collaboration can be, Montreal-based photographer Eric Paré and Michigan-based digital artist Mike Campau …

Intimate Black and White Portraits of Exotic Animals in Captivity

It’s been a very news heavy couple of days, with much of the news being depressing or controversial at that. So if you need a break from all the …

47 Stunning Photographs Of People From Around The World

Proof that beauty comes in all colors.<p><i>CORRECTION: The last photo has been replaced with a person whose natural skin tone wasn't altered. h/t Dominie Dirtch for pointing this out. (3/16/14)</i><p>Special thanks to all the photographers for allowing me to showcase their beautiful work.

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Is Kylie Jenner’s Latest Merch Collection Ripping Off An Indie Designer?

Style<p>Keep up-to-date on new celebrity styles and style news. Get the hottest fashion trends and beauty tips.<p>Style<p>More Fenty fashion<p>Hip-Hop<p>Dan's …

Taylor Swift Lives Her Life With No Regrets—Dishes Up Some Serious Dating Advice

All <b>Taylor Swift</b> knows is touch and go, and rightfully so. Her meteoric rise to fame is something every aspiring artist dreams of. Her shining star is …

Taylor Swift's March Glamour Cover Is Gorgeous (Duh)

Taylor Swift is on the cover of Glamour's March issue looking GORGEOUS and she looks pretty amazing inside the mag, too (see below). Landing a spread on this particular month is a huge honor, as it presents all of the must-have Spring fashions and is second in importance only to September. Maybe …

The 5 Most Shocking Moments From Drake's Scorpion

Music<p>Your trusted destination for top music news, music industry information, and concert details.<p>Pop<p>We love a charitable king!<p>madfitzroth<p>TRL<p>Ariana …

Everything Has Changed: Taylor Swift's New 'Do

Everything Has Changed: Taylor Swift's New 'Do

Taylor Swift - Eyes Open (Lyric Version)

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift named highest earning musician in the US over the last year

Taylor Swift has been named America’s highest-earning musician over the last year. She surpassed the likes of Beyoncé, Bon Jovi and even the Rolling Stones to earn nearly $40m (£24m) from US tour dates, music sales, streaming and publishing royalties, according to Billboard’s annual Money Makers …

Taylor Swift Tops Billboard's Top 40 Money Makers List

It's good to be Taylor.<p>We knew Taylor Swift had an awesome 2013 with her North American tour, growing list of best friends, and general tween dominance, but she's doing better than we even imagined.<p>Billboard announced on Monday that the 24-year-old star made a whopping $39,699,575.60 last year. …

Taylor Swift Made a Lot of Money Last Year

In today’s gossip roundup: Taylor Swift was 2013’s highest-earning musician, The Bachelor came to another inglorious end, and we imagine another High School Musical movie.<p>If her magnificent seaside mansion and Nashville dream cave were not already indications, know now that Taylor Swift, tenth …