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Workyard: From nightmare renovation to multimillion-dollar app

Not paying for leads<p>"It was interesting because there was LinkedIn for professionals, but there was nothing really for the construction industry," …

Construction Industry

Gaming chat app shuts down alt-right server, bans racists and neo-Nazis

Racists will have to find a new place to talk online.<p>Popular voice and text chat app Discord shut down the alt-right server and banned accounts …

White Supremacism

John Oliver on Trump's Charlottesville response: 'There's no point waiting for leadership'

On Last Week Tonight, John Oliver addressed the events in Charlottesville this weekend and Trump’s refusal to explicitly condemn violence at the hands of white supremacists and neo-Nazis<p>On Last Week Tonight, John Oliver addressed this weekend’s events in Charlottesville, Virginia, where a car …

Roger Federer: Tennis Genius Is Doing the Impossible

Part of the joy of watching Roger Federer – which novelist David Foster Wallace once called a religious experience – is that he humanizes the …

Anthony Scaramucci Speaks Out on White House Stint

Said he didn’t recognize the strength of his enemies, and says the president may underestimate them too<p>WASHINGTON—The Mooch says he saw himself like The Wolf, but he couldn’t clean up the mess at the White House.<p>Anthony Scaramucci, the former White House communications director, tried to set the …

How to Create Long Exposure Light Trails in Video with After Effects

In this tutorial, I’ll break down how I create light trails from video and how you can create a video panning shot. A panning shot is where a camera …

Add Motion and a 3D Effect to Landscape Photos with This Simple Photoshop Animation Trick (VIDEO)

Are you looking for a way to add a little pizzazz to landscape photos and bring them to life? The simple Photoshop technique in the video below will …

Avid Media Composer First offers pro-level video editing for free

Most serious DSLR or MSC video shooters use either Adobe Premiere Pro CC or Apple's Final Cut Pro X to edit their footage; however, Avid's Media …

Donald Trump fires Anthony Scaramucci after 10 days as communications director

Donald Trump has fired Anthony Scaramucci from his job as communications director after just 10 days, in what the US President described as "a great …

The Sunny F/16 Rule - Digital Photo Magazine

What’s the correct exposure on a normal sunny day? There’s a formula to answer that, don’t you know? The correct answer is a shutter speed of 1/ISO …

Report that Trump considering pardons for family and aides is 'disturbing' - Democrats

Senator Mark Warner speaks out as reports emerge that US president’s lawyers are seeking to discredit Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation<p>The highest-ranking Democrat on the US Senate intelligence committee has said it was “extremely disturbing” if Donald Trump was contemplating a pardon for aides …

High density Sydney: How your suburb rates, according to the 2016 census

In Wolli Creek, about 14 kilometres south-west of the CBD, 97.4 per cent of residents live in a flat or apartment. The census found only 32 detached …

Embattled former Thinx CEO gets book deal months after settling sexual harassment complaint

Former Thinx CEO and founder Miki Agrawal has just secured a new book deal, not long after she settled a sexual harassment complaint in May.<p>This …

Earthquake leaves Avalon on Sydney's northern beaches all shook up

The earth moved for Avalon residents on Monday morning when a minor quake was felt in the enclave on Sydney's northern beaches.<p>With a magnitude of …

Download These Free Instagram Export Presets for Premiere Pro

Getting videos exported from Premiere Pro and uploaded to Instagram is not the most straight forward process. To help with this, I’ve created three …

Tutorials

Queensland fighting to keep secret how much it paid to lure 'Pirates of the Caribbean' franchise

The Queensland government is suing itself to keep secret exactly how much it's paying for Hollywood to film its blockbusters downunder.<p>Screen …

Now Everyone Really Can Code Thanks to Apple’s New College Course

Almost everyone has an idea for a mobile app or two but not everyone has the skills to build a usable iPhone application from start to finish. Last …

Sense of purpose aids sleep, US scientists find

People who felt they had a strong purpose in life suffer from less insomnia and sleep disturbance, says neurologist<p>The secret to a good night’s sleep later in life is having a good reason to get up in the morning, according to US researchers who surveyed people on their sleeping habits and sense of …

How To Use Photoshop’s Dehaze Tool… in CS6

Photoshop CS6 lacks the powerful Dehaze feature Adobe released in 2015 and the program no longer gets updates, but for those unwilling to switch to …

Learn What All the Job Titles in Movie Credits Are

Large-scale film productions take an incredible amount of work by a veritable plethora of talented people fulfilling numerous roles to pull off. It's …

Tour de France 2017: stage-by-stage guide

Stage one: Düsseldorf (14km time trial)<p>Stage one<p>Apart from a quick incursion into the city centre, most of this is alongside the river Rhine, dead flat and dead fast. It is an early chance for the favourites to figure out who is where, and being relatively long for a first-day time trial, stronger …

Could a money-back scheme clean up the UK's plastic bottle plague?

Deposit return schemes for plastic bottles have been shown to cut litter and increase recycling in many countries – but not everyone agrees they’re a good idea<p>More than 4m plastic bottles a week could be prevented from littering streets and marine environments in Britain if authorities adopted the …

A Unique Way to Convert Images to Black and White

Science tells us there are somewhere north of 13.1 billion ways to convert an image to black and white. It's time to add another method to your …

How To Start a Video Project in Premiere Pro

We all have an idea of how a non-linear editor works. You drag the files into the timeline, and move them around to create the interesting video you …

Videography

Trump Acknowledges Russian Election 'Meddling' in Tweet Criticizing Obama

Politics News<p>President Donald Trump on Twitter appeared to acknowledge Russian meddling in the presidential election in a tweet Friday that attacked former President Barack Obama.<p>"Just out," Trump tweeted Friday, "The Obama Administration knew far in advance of November 8th about election meddling …

Donald Trump

That jeering sound you can hear is Europe laughing at Britain | Andrew Rawnsley

For years we mocked our neighbours’ ‘unstable’ governments. Now, with Brexit upon us, the joke is on this country<p>A cartoon in a Dutch newspaper depicts Mrs May whacking herself over the head with a mallet. Another Dutch publication has the prime minister entering the Brexit negotiations with her …

Here's exactly how to write an email with negative feedback, without ruffling feathers

Sometimes you have to write harsh emails.<p>You need to share feedback with someone in a different office, or disagree with a stakeholder, or tell someone they messed up — and setting up a call or in-person meeting would be an overreaction (and risk making the situation an even bigger deal).<p>That said, …

Self-help

Smart typography tool generates font pairs in an instant

Pairing font is a constant challenge for designers and typographers. Putting the wrong fonts together can create a discordant look that ruins a …

20 great free resources for learning typography

Whatever design discipline you work in, a decent knowledge and understanding of typography is one of the most important things you need to …

Photographer Finds Unusual Creatures in the Depths of Oceans

It’s often said that we know more about the surface of the moon than we do about the depths of our oceans. These astonishing photos by underwater …