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Spliced Film Negative Portraits That Show the Similarities of Siblings

Back in 2011, we shared a series of “Genetic Portraits” by photographer Ulric Collette that showed portraits of various family members spliced …

Pets in B&W photo contest

July 11, 2013 /Photography News/ Photography competition site PhoozL announces a special cash-prize photo contest: ‘Pets in B&W’. This is a …

Nokia Announces the Lumia 1020, a Very Camera-Like 41MP Smartphone

After months of rumors about an “EOS camera,” Nokia has finally announced its new Lumia 1020 photo-centric smartphone, a device that fuses serious …

Foursquare Checks In With Feature Phones: A New App For Nokia S40 Phones And An Asha Preloading Deal

Foursquare has made a name for itself out of the growth in smartphones, but as it tries to build up business in newer markets, it’s covering all of its bases. Today the company announced an update to its app for feature phones, specifically for Nokia’s range of S40 devices — which include its Asha …

JVC's upgraded GC-XA2 ADIXXION action camera is really, really hard to put down

Look, we all know someone suffering from an insatiable appetite for [insert vice here]. But if you've ever met someone who picked up the OG ADIXXION, you probably understand just how fixated on a single product one can become. Keeping the fix going is JVC, who has introduced the latest -- and …

Controversial new Android app crowdsources “unsafe” gun ownership

Advertisement<p>12 Comments<p>Artist, programmer and UC San Diego lecturer Brett Stalbaum is no stranger to developing computer projects that make a …

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World’s first telescopic contact lens with 2.8x optical zoom. Built-in camera next?

Photo: Niek Beck<p>July 3, 2013 /Photography News/ A new telescopic contact lens, developed by researchers from the University of California, San Diego …

The Wonder Years announce tour of Japan - News - Alternative Press

<b>The Wonder Years</b> have announced a week of summer dates in Japan, marking the band's first tour of the country.<p>Check out a tweet from the group, below.<p>…

Tesco sells Psycho-themed colouring book for five-year olds A horror-themed colouring book featuring pictures of blood, knives and screaming victims has been pulled from supermarket shelves after being marketed at children as young as five. Full story here: http://fw.to/IoYKSFe

Paris couture fashion week - in black and white

http://www.theguardian.com/fashion/gallery/2013/jul/02/paris-fashion-couture-black-white-pictures<p>720<p>Getty photographer Gareth Cattermole captures the …

Links We Love: Fun Food Edition

Happy Sunday! As always, Links We Love brings you our favorite health and fitness information from around the web. This week, we have some cool …

Want to Fend Off Disease? Mix Up Your Workouts

<i>Greatist News examines and explains the trends and studies making headlines in fitness, health, and happiness. Check out all the news …

When You're Most Likely to Get Hurt at the Beach

You don’t have to go swimming to suffer an injury in the ocean; here’s what you need to know to stay safe<p>Rip tides aren’t the only thing you have to worry about at the beach this summer: People standing in knee-deep water suffer the majority of serious injuries inflicted by waves, according to an …

Why More Young Moms Are Turning to Drugs and Alcohol

According to a new survey from Caron Treatment Centers, 88 percent of women drink alcohol at home (as opposed to bars), and 70 percent have driven while under the influence. Meanwhile, 44 percent admitted to abusing prescription drugs (opiates and benzodiazepines).<p>And 74 percent of the survey …

7 Warning Signs You Should Not Ignore

Learn what health symptoms your body has that are warning signs you should take note of

What makes us happy? Sex, apparently – but not being ill

They are both done in bed – but while having sex makes us the happiest, being sick is biggest source of misery, new research reveals.<p>Researchers used …

Owner creates ‘Furrari’ by wrapping legendary sports car in velvet

If you’re a Ferrari lover then you might want to look away now.<p>Not content with forking out £150,000 on a Ferrari, one London driver has decided to …

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Skiing in the Dolomites as cold spring lingers

The ski lifts at Ra Valles sulla Tofana, near the upmarket resort of Cortina d'Ampezzo, were opened to skiers after a fresh fall of snow on Friday.<p>The amount of snow still in the mountains is highly unusual – skiing has only been possible at this time of year twice in the last 40 years.<p>Like much of …

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Spectacular Moleskine Doodles Explode with Energy

Philippines-based illustrator Kerby Rosanes proves that doodling can be so much more than scratching unintelligible scribbles on paper. Through his Sketchy Stories blog, Rosanes shares his wonderful world of doodling in a simple Moleskine sketchbook. Equipped with an ordinary Moleskine, a few Uni …

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Can Google Really Crack The Game Console Market?

Look, we’ve all heard the rumors that Google is toiling away on a smartwatch, and the company has said the Nexus Q isn’t completely dead, so part of that recent report from the Wall Street Journal doesn’t completely out of the blue. That said, Google is reportedly also working on an Android-powered …