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In The Dark With The New Nikon D850

Nikon D850 with AF-S NIKKOR 14-24mm F2.8G ED lens.Earlier in August, I had the incredible opportunity to run around with a pair of Nikon D850 bodies, …

Kaspersky Labs rolls out free antivirus software

Artificial intelligence buzzwords such as "deep learning" and "neural networks" seem to be showing up all of the place these days, and Kaspersky Labs …

49 Film Photography Blogs Worth Following

I’ve collected and shot film cameras for 40 years, but only started blogging about it in the last decade or so. I went looking for other blogging …

IBM Predicts Demand For Data Scientists Will Soar 28% By 2020

• Jobs requiring machine learning skills are paying an average of $114,000. Advertised data scientist jobs pay an average of $105,000 and advertised data engineering jobs pay an average of $117,000.<br>• 59% of all Data Science and Analytics (DSA) job demand is in Finance and Insurance, Professional …

Big Data

39 photos that show how Steve Jobs saved Apple from disaster and set it on the path to a $1 trillion valuation

So much of that success is due to the vision of Steve Jobs, the late Apple cofounder. Without him, Apple as we know it today might not even exist.<p>Once upon a time, Apple was a disaster, chewing through CEOs and delivering one bad quarter of financial results after another.<p>In 1996, knowing he had to …

Tim Cook

Witnessing the birth of today’s stars

Dust shrouds the era of distant galaxies, in which most of today’s stars were born 10 billion years ago. Astronomers used radio telescopes to pierce …

Converse

<i>My intention was to write a piece about one of Converse’s new shoes, but checking their site compelled me to add a few more.</i> Brands often lose their …

Shoes

We may finally know why the Samsung Note 7 kept catching fire

The Note 7’s lithium-polymer battery is a flattened “jelly-roll” consisting of a positive layer made of lithium cobalt oxide, a negative layer made of graphite, and two electrolyte-soaked separator layers made of polymer. The separator layers allow ions (and energy) to flow between the positive and …

Samsung

Google’s AI can now lip read better than humans after watching thousands of hours of TV

The AI system annotated TV footage with 46.8 percent accuracy<p>Researchers from Google’s AI division DeepMind and the University of Oxford have used artificial intelligence to create the most accurate lip-reading software ever. Using thousands of hours of TV footage from the BBC, scientists trained a …

How Edwin Hubble discovered galaxies outside our own

With one observation, Hubble doubled the size of the known universe.<p>In 1923, the universe was still thought to be a small place. Astronomers believed the Milky Way galaxy was at least tens of thousands light-years across, but they thought it was all there was to the universe — one grand galaxy …

Listening to this song 'can make you 65 per cent more relaxed'

A 2011 study into music and relaxation has resurfaced online in recent days, with many music fans sharing a song dubbed the 'most relaxing ever'.<p>The track is called Weightless, and was created by Manchester trio Marconi Union, who worked in collaboration with sound therapists to create a piece of …

LG wallpaper OLED TV may stick to your wall with a magnet

Want a TV thin and light enough to stick to the wall like a poster? You might not have to wait long.<p>A leak seems to indicate that LG could begin selling its futuristic "wallpaper" OLED (organic light-emitting diode) TV next year.<p>As reported by flatpanelshd, the website of the WiFi Alliance has …

The New Microsoft Surface Book, Reviewed

Microsoft's Windows 10 poster child is now available with a more powerful graphics card and a larger battery making it the best 2-in-1 notebook out there.<p>4<p>5<p>A year after launching it as the ultimate Windows 10 laptop, Microsoft gave the Surface Book more power and a larger battery. The tech giant …

Gear & Gadgets

A New Paper Claims Our Understanding of Gravity Is Totally Wrong

What if gravity is just an illusion?<p>A theoretical physicist has come up with a new hypothesis that could finally explain the mystery of dark matter - …

The Universe Might Have a Delete Button - And It Could Destroy Physics as We Know It

Eep.<p>Here’s something to think about - physicists have proposed that the Universe could have a 'self destruct' mechanism, whereby everything in …

The next recession could transform capitalism as you know it

By Jared Dillian, Yahoo Finance Contributor<p>The dollar broke out of its long consolidation Oct 4—and it’s headed higher. No doubt about it. This has …

Wacom's latest tablet PC has a pen with 8,192 levels of sensitivity

While Wacom is well-known among the creative community for its pen and tablet products, the company has actually been producing full-out tablet computers running Windows since 2013 when it launched its Cintiq Companion line.<p>In that vein, the company announced its new MobileStudio Pro tablet, which …

Gear & Gadgets

Upgrade Your Instagram with these Essential Photography Gadgets

From smartphone holiday snaps to awe-inspiring travelscapes, we all take photos in different ways. Skillful photographers can produce great shots …

Funny Google Search Tricks and Secrets(Best Collections-2016)

Unless you’re living a life without technology, <b>Google</b> is used by almost everyone. Last month around 12 billion searches was made through Google by …

Google Search

6 Books Entrepreneurs Should Read Every Year

Essential reading for entrepreneurs on strategy and execution<p>While speaking to students at USC's Greif Center of Entrepreneurial Studies this week, I was asked for a list of books that have been most beneficial to me in business. You'll find those titles below, but I wanted to quickly preface why …

MrSpeakers makes world-class headphones

The reason for my enthusiasm for MrSpeakers’ work is, well, the work itself. I’ve had this summer’s two new over-the-ear planar magnetic headphone models from the company — the open-back Ether Flow flagship and its closed-back sibling Ether C Flow — for a couple of months now, and I’ve grown …

11 Apple Recipes That Will Make You Excited For Fall

Soups, salads, and sweets: autumn apples can be added to just about anything. From Apple Rum Raisin Pudding to Curried Cauliflower & Apple Soup, these recipes are perfect for celebrating the return of cozy fall flavors.<p><b>1. Apple Rum Raisin Pudding</b><p>Fall is the perfect time to cozy up to a warm …

What is Einstein's theory of relativity?

Albert Einstein’s theories of special and general relativity rule the field of classical physics.<p>Their effects can be seen in our everyday lives and …

Don't mention the J-word: how Spotify gifted my jazz tune two million hits

Pianist Neil Cowley’s meditative tune Grace was steadily building interest in his jazz trio’s new album release … then a digital rocket went off<p>By the time you read this, I will have a track on Spotify that will be somewhere in the region of 2m plays. All within eight weeks of release. Having the …

A year ago, scientists cracked one of Einstein's greatest mysteries — now a bizarre new form of astronomy is emerging

It was the first evidence of gravitational waves— ripples in the fabric of space that careen across the universe, right through everything and everyone.<p>Einstein first predicted their existence 100 years ago, yet the famous scientist doubted we'd ever find any.<p>However, scientists from the Laser …

Black Holes

Pouring rain is your shot at spectacular portraits

Pouring rain can be an excuse to stay home and do nothing. It can also be a great opportunity to go outside and use the elements at your advantage. …

Photography

Mel Gibson on Hacksaw Ridge: 'Real superheroes don't wear Spandex'

Gibson returns to the directing chair after a decade dogged by controversy, dwelling on the faith inspired bravery of his film’s conscientious-objector protagonist<p>Mel Gibson has stated the faith-oriented basis of his new film Hacksaw Ridge by explicitly comparing the Christian-inspired bravery of …

NASA team probes peculiar age-defying star

Scientists initially proposed that the object was an old star surrounded by a surprising cloud typical of the kind that usually accompanies young …

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Eddie Murphy Says He Once Refused Drugs from Robin Williams and John Belushi

Eddie Murphy doesn’t give in to peer pressure easily.<p>In a new interview with <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> on its <i>Awards Chatter</i> podcast, Murphy claimed that …