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1857: Photos of the World From the Year The Atlantic Launched

160 years ago, the world was in a state of transition. The Industrial Revolution had laid the groundwork for an upcoming rapid modernization; steamships and telegraph lines were making the world a smaller place; the United States was struggling with the issue of slavery and trying to avoid a civil …

Hillary Clinton, in Book, Regrets Not Striking Back at James Comey

In an angry, unsparing new book, Hillary Clinton said she regretted not striking back at James B. Comey in July 2016, when he accused her of acting recklessly in using a private email account while secretary of state, even as he announced that the F.B.I. would not seek criminal charges against …

Real-life scenes designed to look like raytraced computer graphics

Still File: "a series of 4 photographs recreating computer renderings as physical scenes. The photos' artifacts, surroundings, camera settings and …

Architectural Visualization for developers and construction companies

For Developers,Construction and Real Estate Companies - 3D-visualization, promo-sites, printing, video clips, virtual tours. Impressive …

Real Estate

Cutting Through the Boycott, Divest, Sanction BS About Israel

LONDON — Today, I joined J.K. Rowling, Simon Schama, Tom Holland and many others in signing a letter published in <i>The Guardian</i> against a growing …

Israel

The Greatest Digital Artists of the 21st Century

If “Internet art” was an obscure term even a decade ago, these days it’s mainstream. Artists working with digital media are popping up everywhere …

The Complete Guide to Backing Up Your Computer The Best Way

There’s a reason people don’t bother backing up their computer: thinking about the task of doing it properly becomes too <i></i>difficult. The thing about backups is that it’s not a question of if data loss will strike you, but when and how severely.<p>Backups have long been considered to be incredibly …

The Best Digital Cameras of 2018

Want better photos than your phone can provide? We test and rate hundreds of cameras and lenses each year, ranging from pocket-friendly shooters to …

Cameras

One of Microsoft's Best Apps Is Now on iPhone and Android

Microsoft released paper-scanning app Office Lens for iPhones and Android on Friday, opening one of its most popular apps to a wider world of mobile …

Microsoft Windows Defender Security Center

<b>Pros</b><p>Built into Windows 10. Good hands-on test scores. Simple ransomware protection. Easy access to Windows security features. Always on if no other …

Base Appeals

For twenty years, many people in Israel and in the West have expressed the hope that Benjamin Netanyahu would prove to be the Richard Nixon of the State of Israel. Not the paranoid Nixon of the Watergate scandals or the embittered Nixon raving drunkenly at the White House portraits at four in the …

Top 5: Best DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras for Shooting Video

<i>Update 04.17.2017: The new Panasonic Lumix GH5 is here. And it’s utterly fantastic. I’ve been shooting with it for Stark Insider (interviews, short</i> …

Cameras

Sony Alpha 7S Review

The a7S is the third model in Sony's full-frame mirrorless lineup, a 12MP camera that puts as much emphasis on its movie capture capabilities as its …

Don't Pull a Hillary: 6 Things to Know About Your Work Email Rights

Here's a handy guide to your digital rights so you won't mess up your career plans.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

How to Rid a New PC of Crapware

A new Windows PC typically comes with software you don't want. Here's how to deal with it.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

How the Bauhaus Built Your House

Visual History<p>How the Bauhaus Built Your House<p>Here's a brilliant visual history of the Bauhaus school, arguably the most influential design movement …

Bauhaus

Photoshop wizard bends reality with hundreds of photographs

These pictures are not animations or complex drawings.<p>Self-taught photographer and retoucher Erik Johansson explains on his website that "he doesn't …

Photography

G-Technology announces high-performance twin-drive RAID storage geared to video work

G-Technology has announced a new high-performance external G-RAID twin-drive storage system aimed at video professionals. Available in 8TB, 12TB and 16TB versions, the G-RAID with Thunderbolt 2 and USB 3.0 delivers transfer rates of up to 440MB/s, enough to handle multi-stream HD, 2K and compressed …

AMD Taunts Nvidia Over Latest Graphics Card Controversy

Of the few remaining Video Game Brand Battles, the AMD vs. Nvidia fight might be my favorite. The two graphics companies often take small swipes at …

Your Android Phone can Now Unlock Your Chromebook

You can now unlock your Chromebook with your Android phone using Smart Lock. It’s sort of like magic.<p>Before you start waving your phone around your Chromebook like a deranged Harry Potter, here’s what you need to make this a reality. You’ll need Android 5 and Bluetooth, and a Chromebook with …

5 fun multiplayer games for your Google Chromecast

Introduced nearly 18 months ago, Google's Chromecast has become a top-selling media streaming device. Thanks to its low price point ($35, £30, AU$50) and developer flexibility, the HDMI dongle has opened the door to thousands of creative apps and games.<p>While its first year gave rise to a plethora …

Watch A Kid Demonstrate 3-D Modeling In This Insane Music Video

It’s easy to feel like we’ve seen it all in the cornucopia of overstimulating entertainment that is the Internet, but German electro-hip hop trio Deichkind‘s new video “Think Big” is truly next level.<p>The video opens on a nerdy American kid showing how to use 3-D modeling software, as in a typical …

Hyper-Realistic Sculptures by Kazuhiro Tsuji

This sculpture of President Abraham Lincoln is almost unnerving in its realism. Kyoto-based artist Kazuhiro Tsuji certainly knows how to catch people …

Digitally Rendered 3D Abstract Paintings Look Like Miniature Worlds

Libya-based creative Mahmoud Jouini uses digital software to render colorful, three-dimensional abstract paintings that look like miniature worlds. Although the images look like snapshots of elaborate, sprawling dioramas that were physically constructed, each piece was actually created entirely on …

Why Harper Collins Wiped Israel Off the Map

It might seem like an accusation from a satirical right wing news show, but last week reports emerged that Harper Collins had wiped Israel off the …

Israel

Angels or Goddesses? Avian Paintings by Amy Judd

IKEA Democratic Design Days 2018: Innovation, Sustainability & Creativity Unleashed<p>Past & Present Effortlessly Merge in Yusuke Seki's Minimalist …

10 tips and tricks to get the most out of your new Chromecast

Someone put a new Chromecast for you under the tree, or maybe you just bought one for yourself to finally bring Netflix to your TV. You unpacked it, …

‘Zero Motivation’: the Funny Side of the IDF

There are no epic battles or heroic deaths in Talya Lavie’s debut directorial film, <i>Zero Motivation</i>, which follows a unit of young Israeli women …