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Finally, A Plane That's Designed With Personal Space In Mind

Embraer E2 cabin from Priestmangoode on Vimeo.<p>Overhead bin space for (almost) everyone. Glass-tiled bathrooms with acoustic curtains. Swiveling, 12-inch tablet holsters. It's not some far-fetched design for the planes of the future -- it's a <i>real</i> jet you could board as early as 2018.<p>The Embraer E2 …

B&W ENGINEER PRINTS

We’ll fire up an industrial printer typically used for architectural work to print your photo onto giant paper in halftone black and white ink.

Travel Tip: Send a Postcard Using These Apps

Anyone who knows me knows I like old-school ways of getting information: newspapers, magazines, and yes, I’ll even get the occasional postcard from a …

Entrepreneur finds remedy for water-damaged phones

Ever dropped your smartphone down the loo? Last year, 900,000 people did just that, according to gadget site Gizmodo. But water-damaged phones will soon be a thing of the past.<p>Oliver Murphy, a 20-year-old inventor turned entrepreneur has devised an ingenious system for bringing phones that have …

27 Cool Tech Gifts to Surprise Your Loved One With

#11 will banish low-battery panic forever.<p>Whether you're shopping for technophobes <i>or</i> tech-elites, there's something here that'll make every friend or family member happy.

Tech Trends

Loving Dad Colors in His Kids' Drawings While Away for Work

Redditor Tatsputin is a working dad who finds himself traveling out of state for ten days out of every month, but he takes a piece of his kids with him through their adorably scribbled drawings. While on the plane, the loving father affectionately colors in the drawings his tiny tots made for his …

CNET's Tech Turkeys of 2013

What better appetizer for your Thanksgiving feast than a healthy serving of this year's blunders and embarrassments in technology?<p>Ah, 2013. The year Microsoft continued to be, well, Microsoft, everyone tried to get their mobile on, and Samsung tried to show the world that it's going to be king of …

Live.pics.io lets you narrate online slideshows in the moment

A Ukrainian startup launches an online service that lets people converse as they peruse a photo gallery together.<p>Miss the days of real-world slideshows, when your guests would come by to see your vacation photos and hear you tell the story behind the shots? Ukrainian startup TopTechPhoto launched a …

Top Bitcoin exchange explains virtual currency in simple web tutorial

Leading Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has released a new website that provides a simple explanation of what Bitcoin actually is. The site, Bitcoins.com, is essentially a tutorial on the virtual currency, a single unit of which last week reached the price of $1,000 for the first time ever last week. Mt. …

Why you should try out Oyster Books, the Netflix for novels

If you’re like Andrew and like to fill your shelves with many leather-bound books to impress your friends, digital books are probably a tough sell. …

eReaders

Finally, Unlimited E-Books

Some people read two books a year -- most certainly on a beach and most likely while nursing a watered-down Malibu Breeze.<p>You are not one of those people.<p>For us speedy, voracious readers, there's a new subscription service that actually makes a lot of sense. It's called Oyster, and it's basically …

Amazon Starts selling eBooks, e-Readers and Apps in Australia

Amazon has just opened up shop in Australia and customers will be able to purchase eBooks and apps. Starting today, if you have the Kindle Fire you …

Smashwords Adds Dropbox Delivery for eBook Reading

Along with the incredibly wide variety of devices that ebook distribution platform Smashwords’ customers can choose from is a new offering, Dropbox. …

10 Stunning Standouts in National Geographic Photography Contest 2013

The 2013 National Geographic Photography Contest is now well underway! With over 1,000 entries so far, it's going to be tough for the judges to pick out their favorites. If you'll remember, last year, Ashley Vincent won the top spot for her perfectly timed photo of a tigress in a Thailand zoo …

Custom-Printed Books You Design From an iPad App

If you’ve never heard of the iPad app called Paper you should check it out. It’s an app by FiftyThree that lets you capture all of your ideas as …

How to Optimize Photos for Search Engines

Optimize photos for search engines and take a vital step toward directing traffic to your blog or website

My Talking Pet, A Photo App That Lets Your Pets Do The Talking

My Talking Pet, an app by WOBA Media for both iPhone and iPads, allows your pets do the talking through photos.<p>Take a photo or choose from your photo …

brooklynbrand.us is for sale!

A domain name like brooklynbrand.us has all the characteristics of a great domain. See the listing<p>Visibility<p>Domains that include search keywords …

Rand McNally

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5 Tips for Getting Started with Interior Photography

If you plan on making the cover of a prestigious architectural or interior design magazine or catching the attention of Martha Stewart, this article …

Landscape Photography

Peter Greenberg

Here's the thing travelers. Your smart phone doesn't just exist to play words with friends or angry birds.<p>There are a few apps that I recommend …

5 Endangered Tourist Attractions That Might Not Be Standing in 2014

We rarely think about landmarks disappearing until it’s too late, but by 2014 some historic heritage sites might not be standing. There are more than …

Daily Deal: Indoor-Outdoor Winter Savings at The Broadmoor

Winter at The Broadmoor comes with a whole range of seasonal savings. Available from November 1 through February 28, 2014, the “Spectacular Winter …

Shoebox from Ancestry

Will the photos I’ve captured in my Shoebox from Ancestry app be lost?<p>Your scanned photos taken through the Shoebox app will not be lost. They are …

The Most Famous Book In Every State

Whether you come from Florida, New York, Texas, or any other state, reading a book set there can make you feel a warm nostalgia for that beloved place.<p>We rounded up the most famous book set in every state in America.<p>Did we get your state right? Let us know in the comments if you have another …

Literature

How to Pack Your Gear for Airplane Travel

In this useful video by Jay P. Morgan of The Slanted Lens he walks you through how to pack your gear to be ready for airplane travel whether it be …

Colosseum Renovations Set To Begin, Rome Attraction Covered In Scaffolding (PHOTOS)

The Colosseum in Rome is sporting a scaffolded look this fall while awaiting renovations to its exterior. Work recently began on a three-year project that will clean the site, rebuild the exterior arches and reportedly open 25 percent more of the Colosseum's tunnels and cages to tourists.<p>Tod's, …