Micah Hawk-lowenstein

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How to Make a Fortune With $100

Seven entrepreneurs share businesses you can start from practically nothing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many would-be entrepreneurs never start because they're waiting for the perfect idea or don't have enough disposable capital to break out of the rat race.<p>These …

The $5 PoisonTap quickly, completely hijacks even a locked computer’s internet

After I learned of this clever exploit from Samy Kamkar, my poor 2012 MacBook Air looks more vulnerable than venerable: Asleep on the table, its USB ports exposed, it could be hijacked in seconds by a malicious Raspberry Pi Zero called PoisonTap. No need for passwords, zero-days or million-dollar …

Mini solar panel is actually a socket for the window

Simply called “Window Socket”<p>If the idea of outfitting your roof with solar panels—whether with Tesla’s more aesthetically pleasing version or not—is too daunting, then perhaps you can embark on your green energy campaign by starting small.<p>Showing at Dubai Design Week during the Global Grad Show …

Green Design

25 Of The Best New Albums To Stream On Spotify This Month

September kicked off with new releases from Travis Scott and Isaiah Rashad that dominated the conversation about the next generation of rap — but there were plenty more memorable albums out that month, too. The point of this column will be to highlight albums you might’ve missed elsewhere, …

7 Lessons Helmut Newton Can Teach You About Photography

© Estate of Helmut NewtonI remember the first time I came across the work of Helmut Newton. I was in Paris, randomly walking around, when I saw …

Framing

Watch AT&T’s CEO give a forceful defense of Black Lives Matter

"Tolerance is for cowards."<p>That's just a slice of the blunt talk that AT&T chief executive Randall Stephenson gave to company employees last week as Charlotte erupted into protests over the police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott.<p>Speaking to a crowd of several hundred last Friday, Stephenson's …

Black Lives Matter

Powerful Portraits Look Deep Into the Eyes of Homeless Men and Women

With his powerful series <i>Homeless</i>, Manchester-based photographer Lee Jeffries compels us to remember the faces of those we too often ignore. As a …

Deeply Personal Photo Series Documents One Father’s Descent Into Sadness

<i>The Waking Hours</i> documents the life of an aging father and his descent into a deep sadness. Extremely personal, the events are captured through the …

Take Your Night Sky Photography To The Next Level With This Helpful Tutorial

If you have been wanting to try your hand at night sky photography, or just want to improve on the star photos you’ve already taken, you’re in luck. …

Tutorials

This video tutorial combines two of my favorite techniques for maximizing image quality of astrophotos: stacking and stitching.<p>Accessible …

Tutorials

Major Cities Around the World Captured in 8-Second Double Exposure Photos

One method for capturing “multiple exposure” photographs is to shoot a long exposure photograph of a scene with your camera pointed in different …

Instagram is ready to take its shot

<b>By Jessi Hempel</b><p>July 9, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT<p><b>The photo-sharing social media service has a fast-growing, hyper-engaged user base that advertisers love.</b> …

Social Media

10 Things Aperture Users Need to Know About Lightroom

This is a guest post by Matt Kloskowski be sure to catch him at this year’s Photoshop World.<p>Theres been speculation for a while now, but its …

Beauty Photography by Joseph Tran

Beauty Photography by Joseph Tran<p>Breathtaking captures by Los Angeles and NYC-based fashion photographer Joseph Tran.

Simple Tip for Getting Tack Sharp, In Focus Landscape Photos Every Time

For landscape photographers, getting your entire scene in focus while keeping things as sharp as possible at the same time can be a challenge.<p>But if …