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SmartPlantPi - RaspberryPi Based Watering Kit - Advanced Manual Released

SmartPlantPi – RaspberryPi Based Watering Kit – Advanced Manual Released<p>SwitchDoc Labs is pleased to announce the release of the Advanced Features …

Australian Raspberry Pi Tutorials

There’s a new and very detailed video tutorial about the Raspberry Pi available from the Australian firm Core Electronics. There are 30 videos and 5 …

Raspberry Pi

How to Get Noise-free Star Photos with Starry Landscape Stacker

After doing an astrophotography shoot and zooming in on the stars, and you may find digital noise spoiling the scene. Removal in Lightroom can result …

Learn Python: A Free Online Course from Google

Google has created a free Python class designed for "people with a little bit of programming experience who want to learn Python." A fortunate thing …

Python Programming

This $5 Device Can Hack Into Your Computer Even If It's Locked

Never leave your laptop alone with anyone that you don't trust.<p>With all the data you keep on your laptop, it makes sense you wouldn't want someone poking around in there. But so long as you make sure to lock your computer with a password whenever you walk away from it, what could really go wrong? A …

This Tiny, $45 LED Panel is the ‘Swiss Army Light’ You’ve Been Waiting For

Lighting company Aputure just released a light that we’re pretty sure will make it into many (many many) photographer and videographer gear bags. …

Intrusion Detection with a Smartphone and Raspberry Pi #piday #raspberrypi #Pi3 @Raspberry_Pi

The 'world's smallest 4K camera' has big ambitions

If your sole guidance on an industry was the share price of the market leader, then you'd definitely consider it a tough 12 months for action cameras. That said, newcomer So Special Labs isn't put off. In fact, it thinks its Mokacam GoPro rival might just be the tonic the product category needs. …

6 Things Recruiters Look For in Your LinkedIn Profile

The saying, as it goes, is that you don’t get a second chance to make a first impression. Most people in the job market barely even get a first …

Employment

How to Create a Stacked Photo of the Moon

So you want to learn to take stacked images like the one above? Great! You’ve come to the right place — just read on.<p>Things you’ll need<p><b>1.</b> Tripod <b><br>2.</b> …

This Must-See Timelapse Took Three Years and One Million Photos to Make

The Lion City II – Majulah is a photographic love letter to Singapore; actually, love <i>novel</i> might be more appropriate. A time-lapse overflowing with …

Home automation with Make: and OpenHAB

The good folks at Make: have been working with open-source home automation software OpenHAB to make a touch-screen device to interact with your …

Raspberry Pi

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End shaky video with new, truly stabilized Revl Arc action cam

Its makers claim that the Revl Arc will be the first action cam to offer fully built-in stabilization when it comes to market at the end of the year. …

Videography

Browse Anonymously with a DIY Raspberry Pi VPN/TOR Router

Surf the Internet securely with your very own portable WiFi VPN/TOR router. You can configure a Raspberry Pi with Linux and some extra software to connect to a VPN server of your choice. The VPN connection encrypts your internet traffic so that hackers and spies can’t figure out what web sites you …

How to Make Your Existing Photos Shine in Post Production in The Next 20 Minutes (Lightroom Special)

Post production is a massively important part of every serious photographers workflow and is something you ignore at your peril. While it will not …

Tutorials

3 Important Ways To Edit Color In Lightroom

Being able to adjust color is an important skill which every photographer should know. This article will cover three methods to adjust and sometimes …

The Ultimate Comparison of Nine Noise Reduction Methods for Night Photography

Imagine yourself under a starry night sky. Wouldn’t it be great to capture the Milky Way to show it at home or on the web? Unfortunately, you are …

Tutorials

7 money basics to teach your kids in elementary school if you want them to grow up to be rich

Less than half of states in the US require that students at public high schools take a personal finance class before they graduate.<p>"Even if they have personal finance being taught in high school, that's too late," explains Gregg Murset, certified financial planner and founder of MyJobChart.com, a …

How to Attract Good Luck: 4 Secrets Backed by Research

Ever had a run of bad luck? It feels like the world is actively conspiring against you.<p>Ever wonder if you can improve your luck? And I don’t mean …

Edward Snowden's OS of choice gets a major update

If you still assume you don't forfeit the right to privacy by going online, there are very few truly secure OS options. The best one might be the Linux flavor called Tails, recommended by none other than Edward Snowden. Its encrypted apps include email and messaging clients, a web browser, and of …

Safari Photography: 10 Tips for Capturing Wildlife

Join a National Geographic photo editor in the wilds of Botswana and get her tips for snapping the best images of African safari animals.

National Parks

The Garmin Tactix Bravo GPS Watch is Tougher than Nails

For when HALO jumps, mountain treks, and scuba dives are part of your commute<p>Author:<p>Patrick<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>38<p>38<p>SHARES<p>While to some …

Bragi Dash review: The smartest earbuds on the planet

Since I started at <i>Engadget</i>, it's been my life's mission (possible exaggeration) to reduce the number of gadgets I carry when I run. At one point, getting ready for a workout was something of a memory test. Where's my heart-rate strap? Did I charge my MP3 player overnight? Where's the foot-pod …

Microsoft wants to fix video calls using projections in your room

Microsoft’s research arm is working on an innovative way to make video calls feel less awkward. The team is using Kinect cameras and projectors to capture an image of a person in 3D in one room and project a life-size version of them in another room onto a chair.<p>According to the researchers, each …

Giant LEGO AT-AT built with over 6,000 bricks

Lego building blocks have been around for generations and people can create some amazing items using the little bricks. There are a huge number of …

Magical Short Film Captures Soap Bubbles Frozen in -15° Celsius

When most children bemoan the hassle of donning a winter coat before heading outside to play in the snow, they receive a quick admonishment from …