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Lauren Farmer's Images Feature the Coldest Places on Earth

<b>All images by Lauren Farmer. Used with permission</b><p>Lauren Farmer is a New York based photographer that has travelled to the Arctic and Antarctica on a …

Bodyscapes: Spectacular Black Light Body Art Photography by John Poppleton

John Poppleton‘s personal motto as a photographer and artist has been to ‘cherish something different.’ The first roll of black and white film he …

Stunning Aerial Video of Spring Flooding in Alberta Shot with a Drone-Mounted NEX-5N

Canadian photographer Richard Gottardo — whose beautiful work we’ve featured several times before and who I am going to email passive aggressively to …

Hundreds of businesses in London are about to flip the switch on payments via iBeacons

In Brixton, South West London, hundreds of businesses will soon integrate iBeacons as part of one of the first real-world networks for mobile payments using Apple’s Bluetooth LE iBeacon tech.<p>In Brixton, businesses introduced a local currency in 2009 that eventually switched from paper into mobile …

30 minutes with Amazon's new smartphone

Amazon made a big splash in unveiling a smartphone on Wednesday that it hopes will challenge Apple and Samsung’s years-long dominance. The device is …

Apple redesigns Support Communities website

Earlier today we reported that Apple was preparing to introduce new enhancements to AppleCare, Apple IDs, and a redesign to its online support sites in addition to a number of other support related improvements. Now, Apple appears to have just flipped the switch on its redesign for at least the …

Starbucks teams up with Duracell to place iPhone-compatible wireless chargers in coffee shops

Starbucks, in partnership with Duracell, is starting a nationwide rollout of a wireless charging system for smartphones. The system is powered by Duracell’s Powermat technology, which we reviewed last July (starting at $3.50). The program will place 100,000 of the Duracell chargers at …

4 Fast Steps to Easily Light Your Backgrounds

Are you ready to take your lighting to the NEXT level and light up the environment? Today, we are going to show you EXACTLY how to do it with step by …

File Under: Actually I Might Use That

<i>A man and his bucket</i><p>Sometimes when you love two things very much it's easy to delude yourself into imagining an ideal pairing where you can enjoy …

Jim Goldstein Offers Invaluable Advice for Novice Photographers

The question, “how can I take better photographs” never goes away for the photographer who is constantly looking to improve and evolve, no matter how …

This Smartphone-Controlled Paper Toy Drone Is About To Hit The Masses

The PowerUp 3.0, a device that lets you pilot a paper airplane with your smartphone, will ship 20,000 straight to Kickstarter backers, VentureBeat reports. It's set to go on sale to the public this summer.<p>PowerUp 3.0 is the brainchild of former Israeli Air Force pilot and inventor Shai Goitein, who …

Cable Management via Lego

As an industrial designer, I love what our profession has accomplished. Every time I hold a perfectly balanced drill—go pick up a Festool TI 15, or …

Can Apple’s Angela Ahrendts Spark A Retail Revolution?

When the Burberry CEO takes over as Apple’s retail chief this spring, she’ll arrive with a sterling track record and an open, collaborative spirit that’s sure to shake things up in the executive ranks. Meet the woman charged with making Apple shine again–and what she could mean for its legacy.<p>One …

Sprawling IT Infrastructure Stopping Retailers Offering Crucial Omni-Channel Experience

LONDON, Jun 03, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- New research from Ipanema Technologies, the industry leader in network solutions allowing enterprises to …

Seven Ways to Merge the Physical and Digital with Order Management

In today’s omnichannel world, tech-savvy consumers no longer differentiate between online and in-store experiences. They want convenience – to shop …

6 Clever Ways to Get Better Lighting from Your Camera’s Pop-Up Flash

Most entry- and enthusiast-level cameras come with a pop-up flash, which though not especially powerful, can come in very handy. In this tutorial …

5 New Documentaries About Photography Worth Your Eyeballs

<i>Finding Vivian Maier</i><p>Now hailed by many as one of the great street photographers of the 20th century, Maier made her living as a nanny. While combing …

5 Great Tips from Adobe On Keeping Your Lightroom Catalogs Organized & Efficient

Whether you’re just diving into Adobe Lightroom or have been using it for a while and are simply in need of some productivity tips, the above video …

John Legere: How The T-Mobile CEO Is Poised To Make Millions After Bringing The Company Back From The Dead

Waitresses in heels, tights, and short dresses served plates of sliders to guests. Some of the walls had been painted pink, while the rest of the venue was bathed in a pinkish hue from a series of spotlights dotted along the floor. A DJ played dance music mixed with some top-40 tunes. There was an …

Telecoms

Google to spend more than $1bn on satellite internet, reports indicate

Google plans to spend more than $1bn on a fleet of 180 satellites to beam internet access to unconnected parts of the globe.<p>The project will use small, but high capacity low-Earth orbiting satellites that sit lower in the sky than traditional satellites, a report by the Wall Street Journal …

Dez Comunicacao

A Big Sur House Overlooking the Pacific Ocean

Spectacular is about the only word to describe not only the view, but the house you get to stare at that view from. The Fall House, designed by …

The Ultimate List of Keyboard Shortcuts for Lightroom

Photographers look to maximize the amount of time they spend behind the camera and minimize the amount of time spent in post-processing. But time …

Tutorials

Tutorial: How to Pick the Best Focal Length When Capturing Landscapes

Put together by photographer Steve Perry, the video tutorial above shares a collection of useful tips, advice and examples that help explain how to …

I Tasted BBQ Sauce Made By IBM’s Watson, And Loved It

If the future of food is designed by robots, that’s fine by me.<p>IBM sent me a bottle of BBQ sauce designed by Watson, so I ate it. My job is weird sometimes.<p>Yes, it’s THE Watson. The same computer that decimated Ken Jennings in Jeopardy has taken on an even greater challenge–what IBM calls cognitive …

The best free ebooks available for the iPad

The iPad may just be the world’s best way to surf the web. Not only is the device great for watching videos or playing mobile games wherever and …

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Latest<p>March 16, 2018<p>Chairs have assumed a center portion in our lives. From the corporate world to personal lives, chairs consist of one of the vital …