Niloo Shabani

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A Cardboard Room In A Box You Can Set Up In 10 Minutes

Why bother taking a trip to an Ikea when all the flat-pack furniture you need can be delivered in a single box to your doorstep?<p>When they descend upon campus in September, the next wave of doe-eyed froshes will face, for the very first time, the blank slate of an empty dorm room. It is a blank …

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WikiWand Makes Wikipedia Beautiful

Wikipedia is one of the Web’s most visited properties. From quantum mechanics to Laurel and Hardy, the online encyclopedia delivers good primers on just about any topic you can think of. But doesn’t the interface sometimes feel as though it belongs to a previous era? The Wikipedia of August 2004 …

‘Selfie Stick’ Takes Rooftopping Self-Portraits to the Next Level of Crazy

Now there’s a selfie you don’t see every day. Rooftopping photographers Andrew Tso and Daniel Lau recently climbed to the very top of The Center, the …

Fragmented Black and White Scenes Create Beautifully Abstract Formations

L.A.-based photographer Kevin Saint Grey captures a calming energy throughout his striking black and white photographs. Narrowing in on just a fragment of a tall building or an isolated tree surrounded by sky, his minimalist approach results in beautifully abstract formations.<p>When Grey looks at a …

Photography

Photographers in Iran Sentenced to 75 Lashes After Giving Official’s Photo Book Bad Reviews

Do you have dreams of being an outspoken reviewer of photography books? Certain provinces of Iran might not be the best place for you to launch that …

Report: Nikon’s New Sports-Focused Full-Frame Will be Called the D750

We’ve known for a couple of weeks that there is a new Nikon full-frame in the pipeline; a camera recent reports claimed would be an action/sports …

Cities at work: 2014 Urban Photographer of the Year contenders

The deadline for this year’s CBRE Urban Photographer of the Year competition has been extended for a few more days only. Judging by this initial selection, the competition – themed ‘cities at work’ – is fierce indeed. The winner will be announced in October 2014; to enter, go here

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Why everybody wants a piece of your smartphone’s lock screen

It seems like every new app you download these days practically begs you to turn on notifications, or the ability to send you alerts when the app isn’t running. Sometimes these alerts are useful, as in the case of apps that tell you when a taxi has arrived or a message has been received. But there …

Apps

A wireless carrier is already pushing bogus 5G technology

Dating back to 2010, wireless carriers have been pushing their so-called 4G technology when the carriers didn’t come close to offering actual 4G speeds.<p>In 2010, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) declared that nobody in the United States was actually deploying technology with 4G …