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Incredible Photos of High Speed Bullets Microseconds After Being Shot

Finnish photographer Herra Kuulapaa has spent the last seven years capturing dangerously beautiful images of bullets being discharged from firearms. His <i>High Speed Ballistics</i> photography shows ammunition ripping through the air in mere microseconds from when the trigger is pulled. Each photo …

Here’s How the Oculus Rift Will Work on Mobile

Oculus Rift, the much-hyped virtual reality gaming console interface that debuted at E3 2012, is still seemingly some time off from a consumer …

Gogobot, The Travel Site Where Friends And Experts Plan Your Vacation, Is Growing Really Fast

It now has 3.7 million registered users and has become the fastest growing travel site on the web, according to data from Comscore and eMarketeer shared with us by cofounder and CEO Travis Katz.<p>In the summer-travel month of July, Gogobot was a more popular website than AirBnB, Bing Travel or …

Mobify – Digital Experience Platform

Solution<p>Why Mobify?<p>The Mobify® Platform<p>Implementation<p>Success Services<p>Customers<p>Case Studies<p>Partners<p>Technology Partners<p>SI Partners<p>Resources<p>Resource Library<p>Blog<p>Company<p>About<p>Careers<p>Media & Press<p>Launch a revenue-boosting Progressive Web App in just 90 days<p>Mobify is the only proven Digital Experience …

Baffled By Bitcoin? This Beginner's Guide Will Help

Bitcoin is the virtual currency that everyone seems to be talking about. It’s compelling and growing in popularity, but also highly controversial; Bitcoin has been ruled illegal in Thailand and the US government plans to launch a formal investigation into the cryptocurrency.<p>Bitcoin is also …

18 Mac Apps Worth Paying For

1. Pages<p>2. ReadKit<p>3. Day One<p>4. You Need A Budget 4<p>5. Keynote<p>6. Boom<p>7. Live Wallpaper<p>8. Divvy<p>9. GIF Brewery<p>10. Diptic<p>11. Disk Doctor<p>12. DoodleDesk<p>13. …

6 Clever Tricks for Social Media Managers

Even if you're the ultimate hybrid project manager/content creator and community-engager, reality is, you'll probably develop Community Manager …

Your Door Is About to Get Clever: 5 Smart Locks Compared

Hope you've always wanted a smartphone-controlled door lock because the tech world is here to shove them in your face. Or hand, rather. Several …

Walt Siegl's amazing Ducati Leggero

When he’s not building the world’s most desirable Ducati road bikes, Walt Siegl likes to head for the racetrack on his 916 or 1098. But he’s a hard rider, and his two regular mounts are now looking a little battered. So Walt’s built himself this new racer, based on his successful Leggero series of …

Ever Misplace Your Keys Or Wallet? Yeah, Tile Is For You

There is a new Selfstarter campaign that could benefit anyone that has ever lost a set of keys, or misplaced a wallet. Tile is a new matchbook-sized …

6 Features We Want To See In The Next Mac OS

We’ve all seen what’s coming in OS X and iOS 7. Here’s what we’d like to see as those two platforms evolve into one.<p>Apple has shown their cards, for now. And even in light of all the hysteria around Jony Ive’s first new products and iOS 7’s unicorn icons, not much is different in Apple’s upcoming …

This $79 Sensor Could Keep Your Stress in Check

When you're stressed out, a relaxing yoga session or curling up with a good book can help take your mind off whatever it is that's weighing you down. …

Moto Guzzi V75 by Venier Customs

There are a tiny handful of builders who consistently hit the mark with every bike they create. In Italy, one of those builders is Venier Customs, which took home a trophy last month from the Biker Fest for this beautiful Moto Guzzi V75.<p>The bike is called ‘Corsaiola,’ which loosely translates to …

Return of the Cafe Racers

Fallen Tree Bench by Benjamin Graindorge | Colossal

<p>Created by designer Benjamin Graindorge, FallenTree is a minimalist bench made from little more than a slab of glass and a carefully carved oak …

Case Study House by Kenji Yanagawa

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Return of the Cafe Racers

Infographic: This Chart Will Turn You Into A White Wine Snob

Not too long ago I met a winemaker who said, “I believe all grapes would be red if they could.” Harsh words if you happen to be a white grape. Say we chalk it up to a simple misunderstanding, in which case this infographic from graphic designer Sean Seidell should provide some clarity.<p>Seidell, who …

Remote Control Your Home via Smartphone With Benki

When we have a question, our smartphones are there for us. They are the revolutionary personal assistants that tend to all our planning and searching …

U.S., British intelligence mining data from nine U.S. Internet companies in broad secret program

By Barton Gellman and<p>Barton Gellman<p>Bio Follow<p>Laura Poitras<p>The National Security Agency and the FBI are tapping directly into the central servers of nine leading U.S. Internet companies, extracting audio and video chats, photographs, e-mails, documents, and connection logs that enable analysts to …

WWDC 2013 preview: Apple prepares to unveil the future of iOS, OS X, and more

While Apple has already announced that it’ll be showing off the next versions of OS X and iOS at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) keynote, there’s still more attention than usual on the company’s annual developer-focused event. The announcement of iOS 6 at WWDC 2012 and the software's …

Bitcoin Is Sacrificing Its Soul To Survive

For the digital currency to survive, must it sacrifice its soul? Can it thrive if it does?<p>To be sure, there are important differences between bitcoin and Liberty Reserve. Where Liberty was effectively a black box for transactions, controlled by a single entity, bitcoins are traded on a peer-to-peer …

Calculating The Long-Term Value Of A Bitcoin

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Joshua Seims is an angel investor and entrepreneur based in San Francisco. He is currently building a company that provides secure storage of bitcoins. Follow him on Twitter @jseims.</i><p>A big question that’s debated in the Bitcoin community is “How much will Bitcoins be worth in the long …

The Sisyphean Problem Of Email

<b>Advice that should be given to modern people considering marriage:</b> “Before you marry, consider this, ‘Is this the person I’d like to watch stare at their phone for the rest of my and their life?”<p>In the Greek myth of Sisyphus, Sisyphus, as punishment for aspiring to immortality, is given the task to …

Is Silicon Valley an echo chamber — or does it just lose perspective?

Nick Bilton, in his Disruptions column for the New York Times, lamented the echo chamber of Silicon Valley.<p>Sometimes, Hollywood screenwriters create …

The Most Innovative Google Employees Aren't Stanford/MIT grads

Google has long had a reputation for being a place that’s near impossible to get a job if you aren’t a Stanford or MIT grad. They not only asked you …

BMW R100/7 by Cafe Racer Dreams

The BMW R-series has joined the Honda CB750 and Triumph Bonneville in the pantheon of custom motorcycle platforms. With a remarkably distinctive-looking engine and a bulky, high-capacity tank, it’s not a conventionally ‘pretty’ bike. But love it or loathe it, the big BMW sure looks the …