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Straighten out your mess with this stylish messenger bag

I’m always on the lookout for a better, more efficient, useful and stylish bag to carry my MacBook Pro, iPad 3, and various electronic accoutrements, including an external battery, noise-cancelling headphones, and a ton of different cables to power and charge everything in there.<p>I also like to add …

Sewing

8-bit vs 16-bit - What Color Depth You Should Use And Why It Matters

When going into an edit process there is much confusion about what color depth should one use. Some pieces of knowledge are more relevant than others …

Photowebo - Empowering Photographers on the Internet

Resources for photographer websites, social media, online marketing, and everything photography on the internet.

Online

How to Use Lightroom Brushes to Contour Faces

It's amazing how adding just a little bit of shadows can drastically improve the depth of your photographs. Contouring faces is a little trick that …

Liberate OS X's Spotlight search with Flashlight

For years now, Alfred has been a staple of OS X workflow applications, enhancing search on the Mac and adding many features in the process. Spotlight …

This Trippy Music Video Was Made with a Circular Rig of DSLRs and Clever Editing

Photographer and film director Naren Wilks created this mind-bending music video by arranging DSLRs around a circular green screen room. When the …

Videography

How to Get Accurate Nikon Colors in Lightroom

Our readers often ask us if it is possible to get Lightroom to provide the same colors as one would see from camera-rendered JPEG files when shooting …

Behind the Scenes: Clark Little Shoots Big Waves with Nikon

Nikon takes us behind the scenes of their recent "I Am Different" documentary series with Clark Little, a professional shorebreak photographer. Clark …

12 Things Guys Think About During Sex

By Rob Fee,<p>1. “Make sure you’re hard, but whatever you do, don’t finish yet. Think about something not sexy occasionally but don’t focus on it too …

Using Clipping Masks and Drop Shadow to create surreal images

On my last post I talked about my backup workflow, but I am probably more known for my editing style. So this time I decided to break down a photo. A …

The Story Behind this Incredible Mountaintop Northern Lights Photograph

Conveying the grandeur of the Aurora Borealis is a serious challenge for a photographer. How are you supposed to capture the splendor of the event, …

CloudApp 3.0 is the easiest way to make GIFs on the Mac

CloudApp touts itself as your “clipboard in the cloud,” and today it received a major update.<p>In case you’re unfamiliar, CloudApp is a menubar app for the Mac that can upload just about anything copied to your clipboard with a keyboard shortcut. It then creates a shortened URL for sharing and lets …

Apps

Build This Pallet Wine Rack to Store Your Favorite Bottles and Glasses

Pallet projects are great ways to repurpose wood and build lots of interesting things, and this wall-mounted wine shelf is no exception. It's sturdy …

5 Can't-Miss Apps: Next Music Discovery and More

5 Can't-Miss Apps<p>Retro for Instagram<p>Next — Social Music Discovery<p>Notifyr<p>PumpUp<p>Scout GPS, Maps, Voice Navigation & Traffic<p>Between Microsoft unveiling …

Why iOS vs. Android no longer matters

It's supposed to be the greatest rivalry in modern technology, but when I switched from Apple to Android, I noticed a distinct lack of drama.<p>I know my way around the iPhone as well as I know my own living room. In fact, I know it a little better than my living room, since for the last few years …

Apps

It's Bliss: behind the iconic Windows XP photo

Charles O'Rear is the photographer behind Bliss, the Windows XP image that went on to grace millions of desktops around the world. He discusses the …

The Cogito Pop Watch may be smart enough to earn a spot on your wrist

This is the season of the Watch, and I've had the opportunity to review at least five SmartWatches lately, from Pebble, Martian, Phosphor, i'mWatch and now <b>Cogito ($129.95)</b>. Each brings something different to the table, in terms of apps, screen, battery life, style, and functionality. Cogito's Pop …

Smartwatches

The Illustrated Explanation of Gmail

Here's a fact that will make you feel old: Gmail is 10 years old today.<p>On April 1, 2004, Google introduced the beta version of its webmail feature, …

Western Digital Announces Thunderbolt-Powered My Passport Pro RAID Drive

Western Digital today announced the new My Passport Pro, the company's first thunderbolt-powered, dual-drive storage solution. With user-selectable RAID functionality, the drive is suitable for graphics professionals looking for high performance or consumers who need reliable mirroring.<p>The aluminum …

Apple Expanding North Carolina Data Center Once Again

Apple is expanding its Maiden, North Carolina data center again according to permits filed with Catawba County, reports <i>The Hickory Daily Record</i>. The plans say the additional data center building will cover 14,246 square feet with walls 25 feet tall, made of precast concrete wall panels along steel …

Samsung asks Olympians to hide Apple logo on iPhones during opening ceremony

This is kind of interesting. Ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics, which is scheduled to begin in two days, Samsung has requested that athletes …

How to disable emailing via Google+ with Gmail

• Launch a web browser and go to <b>www.gmail.com</b>. You can do this from an iPhone or iPad in Safari or from any computer. If you're doing it from an iPhone …

T-Mobile Will Cover Switching Fees To Steal More Customers From AT&T, Sprint, And Verizon

T-Mobile, the self-proclaimed “UnCarrier,” has a lot to crow about after a banner 2013 that saw the wireless carrier add 4.4 million customers. On Wednesday afternoon from CES, T-Mobile announced plans to build on that success by stealing more customers from incumbents AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint …

CES 2014: LaCie Announces 1TB 'Fuel' Wireless External Hard Drive for iOS/Mac Devices

LaCie today announced the Fuel, a wireless hard drive designed to work with the iPad, the iPhone, and Mac computers. With 1TB of storage, the Fuel is able to wirelessly stream to any Apple device, serving as a portable storage unit for extensive media libraries.<p>Fuel, which does not require an …

Griffin’s Legendary PowerMate Knob Goes Cordless [CES 2014]

Ever felt the need to turn your Mac up to 11? Of course you have, and now, thanks to Griffin’s new Bluetooth PowerMate, you can do it wirelessly.<p>The new PowerMate updates a classic Mac accessory. Like the original, it’s nothing but a big, heavy, beautifully damped knob, and like any knob you have …

1Keyboard App: Use Your Mac’s Keyboard To Type On Your iPad, iPhone, Other Mac

1Keyboard looks like a great way to avoid having to spend $100 on Logitech’s K811 Easy Switch keyboard. It’s an app that takes the input from your Mac’s keyboard and sends it to the iDevice of you choice, and it costs exactly $0.<p>Install 1Keyboard and you get yet another icon up in your Macs …

App Store

Why Battery Life Should Be The New Smartphone Battleground

Smartphones are unquestionably one of the most useful devices of the 21st century but they continue to have one critical flaw – battery life. We’ve all been there – you forgot to charge your smartphone and you have 10% battery life left to see you through the day.<p>You think of ways to charge it, …

The most photographed places in the world

These are the most photographed places in the world according to Google Maps' Panoramio service, which collects geolocated images uploaded by Google …

Swiss researchers created a cube that can sit, jump and walk (video)

Swiss researchers have created a metallic cube that can "walk" across a surface. Staff at the Federal Institute of Technology Zurich crammed a series of inertia sensors and constantly-spinning rotors (called reaction wheels) into a 15-centimeter cube, dubbed Cubli, that enable the contraption to …

Replace Your Mac’s Trash Icon With A Trashcan Mac Pro [How-To]

The new Mac Pro is finally here, and considering the fact that it looks exactly like a trash can, what better way to celebrate its release than to replace your Mac’s current trash icon with Apple’s stealthy, space-age new super computer?<p>Created by video game developer Jonathan Hirz, the Mac Pro …

Supercomputers