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Beautiful African Beach Calligraphy by Andrew van der Merwe

While we've seen incredible sand drawings before, like those by England-based artist Tony Plant, and while we'll always be a fan of calligraphy, especially when it's mixed with graffiti, we've never thought of putting the two art forms together…until now. Today, we stumbled upon the work of Andrew …

Philips Hue Has a Posse: Introducing LightStrips & LivingColors Bloom

Years ago, back in college, I remember rigging up a 16-foot length of LED rope lights along the sides and edge of my fixture-less closet. While it …

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Woodchuck Tribal Edition Cases

Woodchuck has already made waves in the tech case industry with its wooden skins for phones, tablets, laptops and headphones, but this is their first go at something more sturdy. The new Tribal Edition Cases in the Adventure Series offer more iPhone protection than their wooden stick-on skins, but …

Are Internet Trolls the Modern Incarnation of Witch Hunters?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In the age of the Internet troll, there's an unfortunately predictable cycle for what happens to …

Associated Press News

Sprite’s Raspberry Pi Camera: Marketing Stunt Meets DIY Photography

There’s nothing like a gimmicky camera to make you tilt your head to the side and raise an eyebrow out of curiosity. The most recent gimmick to cross …

Top 10 Destinations for Landscape Photography

If you want great landscape shots, you must choose the best locations and make the most of the natural lighting. And while you may get some good …

Facebook To Publicize News Feed Algorithm Changes, Starting With New “Story Bumping”

700 million people use the Facebook News Feed every day but many don’t understand how it decides what appears, so Facebook announced today it will start publishing blog updates on how the feed algorithm is changing similar to how Google does. Facebook’s first post will be about “Story Bumping”, …

Samsung and AT&T exchanging water-damaged Galaxy S4 Active handsets (update: confirmed)

Bummed because your Galaxy S4 Active didn't hold up as advertised while you were swimming laps? Well, it seems like Samsung and AT&T may be offering a solution: a chance to exchange those water-logged handsets. Thanks to a tipster, <i>Phone Arena</i> has learned that the swap will take place, but only for …

Samsung smartwatch patents revealed | Financial Times

Print this page<p>A South Korean website has unearthed trademark and patent filings by Samsung regarding a possible smartwatch. That’s a reminder that – …

With Shine, Misfit Says It Has Made a Wearable You’ll Actually Want to Wear

This week, a small, round, metal device will go on sale in the Apple Store. It has little lights on it. You snap it into a wristband or necklace, or …

Samsung co-CEO: We want Tizen to be on everything

Samsung Electronics has broad ambitions for Tizen, an open operating system the company has taken a lead role in developing as it looks to wean itself off its dependence on Android and Google.<p>That's according to Samsung Electronics co-CEO J.K. Shin, who runs the company's IT and mobile …

Operating Systems

Following electrocution controversy, Apple to offer USB power adapter replacements

Following controversy in recent weeks regarding the safety of counterfeit and third-party USB charging adapters for the iPhone, iPod, and iPad, Apple has announced a new trade-in program for these adapters. The program will be held at both official Apple Retail Stores and Authorized Apple …

Brazilian prisoners knit for fashion designer - in pictures

When Brazilian fashion designer Raquel Guimaraes had trouble finding knitters for her Doiselles brand of knitwear, she found the perfect solution - inmates at one of the highest security prisons in Brazil

5 Tips to Add Flavor to Your Landscape Photography

<i>Landscapes can have a magical impact on people.</i> Depending on the location, a landscape may instill a feeling of serenity or natural turmoil; it might …

Amazing Macro Photos and Videos of Insects in Mini-Forest

Boris Godfroid first began shooting on his 16th birthday with a small compact camera. Since then, he has purchased a Nikon D700 and has went on to …

Photographing Adults: the Hardest Group of All

Step one: surround them with kids or puppies or something so they relax and act normal. Okay, fine. That’s not always possible. It’s hard to get your …

Photographing the Endangered European Red Squirrel

Red squirrels are my favourite subject to photograph. They each have their own individual personalities, and I love to try and capture their …

Bird Photography Tricks in Your Own Backyard

Birds are a tricky photographic subject. They’re small, fast, skittish, and elusive. But capturing a photo of one up close is well worth the time and …

Nature Photography

Giant Sidewalk Camera Spreads Joy

Ever had trouble getting a quality smile from a client? Then you might want to think about building a giant replica of a Polaroid camera and plopping …