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An 87-year-old millionaire buried treasure in the Rockies—and he’s offered one main clue

Somewhere in the Rockies, in the roughly 1,000 miles between Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the Canadian border, may be a treasure chest worth millions. …

Archaeology

Windows App of the Week: WinDirStat

This one’s almost a cop-out, since all Windows users <i>should</i> know about WinDirStat by now. This app has been out for nearly 15 years, and it’s one of …

Windows Apps

Photography Gear That Can Totally Change Your Landscape Photography

When it comes to taking breathtaking landscape photos like the one above, there are many different factors involved.<p>The lighting is key, the …

Photographers, Here’s How To Easily Remember The F-Stop Scale In One Minute

<b>Photographers, is the f-stop scale</b> confounding you? If you’re a shutterbug who’s always had trouble remembering the numerical sequence, which relates …

Photography

Top 10 Resources for Photographers

I don’t have to tell you that being a photographer is hard work.Despite what people from the outside looking in might think, there are plenty of long …

Customer Service

This stunning three bedroom detached home is up for grabs for just £1

This amazing detached home could be yours for just one pound.<p>The property boasts three good-sized bedrooms, a huge drive with parking for multiple …

10 Really Useful macOS Features That You Never Noticed

Much as we love all the new features that roll out with a fresh macOS update every year, we’re also rather partial to those long-standing tools and …

The Best of 2017

I love this time of year… And I don’t mean just because of the holidays, either (though that’s nice!).By this point in the year, I’ve had the …

Customer Service

Apple breaks file sharing on Macs while fixing 'huge' password security flaw

In its haste to fix the macOS High Sierra bug that allowed anyone to take control of a Mac computer with a blank password, Apple broke file sharing for some users.<p>Having been notified of the “huge” security hole on Tuesday, the company’s security engineers raced to fix the problem, releasing an …

Operating Systems

Best manual camera apps for iPhone

What if you want to manually adjust focus, white balance, or ISO on your iPhone? Shoot in RAW or just with the iPhone 7 telephoto lens? Easy, get one …

The best Thunderbolt 3 docks for Apple's MacBook Pro and 2017 iMac

The inclusion of Thunderbolt 3 on the MacBook Pro and iMac has created an entire industry of docks and other accessories that take advantage of …

MacBook Pro

As a Photographer, These are 13 Free Apps I Wouldn't Leave the House Without

If you're a new photographer, let me let you in on a little secret...There are hundreds of photography apps available for iOS and Android devices …

Apps

ZEISS Photography Award 2018 now open for entries

<b>The theme this year is ‘Seeing Beyond – Untold Stories’</b><p>The third ZEISS Photography Award has opened for entries, with prizes including €12,000 worth …

Photography

Half app converts your JPEGs to space-saving HEIC files

The iPhones 7, 8 and X all capture images in the new HEIC format, which creates images much smaller than JPEGs, with the same quality.<p>All new images you snap, and movies you capture, will be saved in the new HIEC and HVEC (for movies) formats. But what if you want to convert your older images from …

How to use the Finder’s powerful bulk renaming tools

Renaming a single file in the Finder isn’t too bad. You can click on its name and type in a new one. But what if you want to rename a whole bunch of files at once? Maybe you want to add the same text to the beginning of every file, or add a number to the end of a folder full of MP3 recording to …

iOS 11: 18 new and hidden features for your Apple iPhone and iPad

Apps

10 Fitness YouTube Channels That Will Get You Ripped For Free

From boutique boxing gyms to rage yoga, fitness is becoming increasingly niche – and increasingly expensive to match. We all want the celebrity body …

This iOS app makes creating and editing guitar tabs a breeze

One of the more tedious tasks of playing in a cover band is managing lyric and chord sheets. When you play a typical four-hour gig in a local bar, memorizing all that music is not always going to happen. You've got to study each song and learn your particular parts, sure, but having a cheat sheet …

How to batch rename files in macOS (without third-party tools)

There’s nothing like staring down the barrel of multiple files you know you’ll have to rename. Sure, there are batch file naming utilities in the App store — and I’ve used most of them — but until recently, I never knew the functionality I needed to rename multiple files was cooked right into …

This iOS Camera App Brings Out the Pro in Amateurs

iPhone: Apple’s default camera app is a multifaceted photo capture tool, and simple enough to use. From panoramas to videos to HDR pictures, you can …

How to shoot on iPhone - Photography

Trending News In The World

If you are eventually ready to get your website up and running, it is perhaps safe to say you are considering of purchasing web hosting. And if you …

How to take a screenshot on a Mac — and 15 other useful keyboard shortcuts

There are a ton of hidden keyboard shortcuts in MacBooks and Mac computers. Here are the best and most useful ones that only power users know about.<p><b>Volume:</b><p>1. Turn up or down the volume in 1/4 increments: press and hold "Option," "Shift," and either "Volume Control" key.<p><b>In the "Finder" …

Best Camera Settings for Landscape Photography

It's no wonder that landscape photography is so popular...For starters, it's an accessible given that we're surrounded by landscapes big and small …

Landscape Photography

6 tech accessories to help you get the most out of your Apple products

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon The accessory market for Apple products is huge, so it can be difficult to stand out.<p>Twelve South has made a name for itself in techy …

This Animation is a Simple Lesson on Aperture in Photography

If you’re just starting out in photography (or know someone who is), here’s a simple 5-minute animation that provides a crash course on the subject …

The 10 best places to visit in England - and where to stay

Our experts offer a guide to 10 of the best places and cities to visit in England for family holidays and couples, and the best hotels to stay when there, in locations including Yorkshire, Cornwall, Lake District, Bath, Cotswolds, London, Devon, Norfolk, Suffolk and Brighton.<p><b>1. Yorkshire</b><p>Visitors …

Hands-on with Nomad’s Horween leather wallets with integrated battery and Lightning cable [Video]

I’ve always liked the idea of using a battery case, but with a phone like the iPhone 7 Plus, a lack of battery life isn’t a problem that I encounter regularly enough to warrant the extra bulk. I also like the idea of a wallet case to help keep up with my driver’s license and credit cards, but with …

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How to connect your PlayStation 4 controller to a PC

Sony launched the PlayStation 4 more than four years ago, and included a next-generation controller with the next-generation console. The DualShock 4 …

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