Murani Lewis

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Traveling Photographer and Filmmaker Checklist for Flights and Packing Bags

When traveling (flying, to be specific) for a photo or video job, there’s a lot more planning and logistics that go into being prepared for not only …

6 Reasons Not to Work Non-Destructively

I’m a big (huge) advocate of working non-destructively in Photoshop. To me it just makes sense to build Photoshop documents that take advantage of …

We are bearing witness to a profound moment in black culture, Aperture shows

Even as we see images of what most of us already know — that police violence against black people in America is occurring with vicious regularity — something remarkable is materializing in its wake. For all the pain, anxiety and devastation caused by the widely circulated video footage of black …

New Canon 5D Mark IV to (supposedly) shoot 4K and 1080p/120fps

According to CanonRumors, the upcoming <i>Canon 5D Mark III</i> replacement is currently doing the testing rounds among certain pro photographers before a …

What life is like on a movie set through the eyes of a production assistant

On set, Production Assistants have a vital, yet often thankless role to play. In this video from RocketJump Film School, we see a day in the life of …

Photography

The Information Age is over; welcome to the Experience Age

Twenty-five years after the introduction of the World Wide Web, the Information Age is coming to an end. Thanks to mobile screens and Internet everywhere, we’re now entering what I call the “Experience Age.”<p>When was the last time you updated your Facebook status? Maybe you no longer do? It’s been …

App Store

Google faces record 3 billion euro EU antitrust fine: Telegraph

LONDON (Reuters) - Google (GOOGL.O) faces a record antitrust fine of around 3 billion euros ($3.4 billion) from the European Commission in the coming weeks, British newspaper The Sunday Telegraph said.<p>The new Google logo is seen at the Google headquarters in Mountain View, California November 13, …

Antitrust Laws

Cyanogen launches ‘MOD’ platform to give developers Google-like access to Android OS

BARCELONA, Spain — If Cyanogen had any say, all those apps cluttering your smartphone would go the way of the dinosaurs.<p>Of course, that’s not going to happen anytime soon. But the Palo Alto-based company has announced a new version of its Android-based operating system called ‘MOD’ that will give …

Skype now offers 25-person video calling on iOS, Android

Microsoft’s Skype has just announced a major new feature upgrade for its iOS and Android mobile apps: support for group video calling with up to 25 …

Apps

Get That Life: How I Became a Rock and Roll Photographer

At 23, Ashley Osborn has already turned her teenage love of live music into a career that takes her around the world.<p><i>During her difficult and awkward teen years, Ashley Osborn</i> <i>found comfort in music. When she was bullied at school, she found community at live rock shows. She started taking photos of</i> …

Carly Rae Jepsen

50 Ideas That Will Take Your Wedding From Ordinary To Extraordinary

No matter the size of your wedding budget, there's something so indulgent about browsing photos of the most luxurious weddings. It's why we love scoping out pictures from celebrity weddings and seeing the amazing details that transformed their celebrations from ordinary to extraordinary. And even …

Weddings

Why Windows 10 Mobile could still be a sleeper hit

Microsoft still needs mobile, and Windows 10 Mobile will benefit from the way Windows app development is changing.<p>Last summer, Microsoft said it was …

Mobile

American Airlines sues Gogo for slow in-flight Wi-Fi

After paying $16 for a flight's worth of crappy Wi-Fi service, the thought might have crossed your mind to sue Gogo.<p>That's exactly what American Airlines (AAL) just did. The nation's largest airline filed a lawsuit against Gogo, which could could clear the path for American to change its in-flight …

Aviation

Venmo crosses $1B monthly transfers for the first time

Venmo just hit an important milestone: the company today announced it crossed $1B worth of transfers in a single month for the first time in January 2016.<p>Perhaps more notable than the volume of money being thrown around is the speed of its expansion; that number is 2.5 times larger than January of …

Casual Trading App Bux Pulls In Another $6.9M In Funding

More VC being thrown at casual trading startup Bux. The app, which turns stocks and derivatives trading (via CFDs) into a game-like and social experience, thus potentially broadening the market to include a greater number of people who have never traded before, has pulled in a further $6.9 million …

Trading

Apple Pay is Finally Opening in China

Apple Pay finally becomes available in China tomorrow, its bank partners said on social media, a year and a half after it debuted in the U.S.<p>Unlike …

Apple Pay
Clothing

The rise of Satya Nadella, the game-changing CEO of Microsoft

Microsoft Windows 8 had been a disaster. Microsoft employees were constantly battling behind the scenes for supremacy. And all the while, consumers and developers alike were losing the faith.<p>Times change.<p>Now, in 2016, Microsoft has found its groove again as a company that provides software and …

Bill Gates

The 62 richest people have as much wealth as half the world

The world's 62 richest billionaireshave as muchwealth as the bottom half of theworld's population, according to a new report from Oxfam International.<p>The wealthiest have seen their net worth soar over the five years ending in 2015. Back in 2010, it took 388 mega-rich people to own as much as half …

Demographics

Google responds to student privacy concerns: ‘We are confident that our tools comply with both the law and our promises’

Yesterday it was revealed that a privacy group (EFF) had a filed a complaint with the FTC claiming that Google “deceptively tracks students’ internet browsing”. Specifically, the group claims that Google is breaching a Student Privacy Pledge that it signed in January. One issue with Chrome OS in …

Microsoft launches PowerApps, allowing you to build business apps without any coding skills

Microsoft today launched PowerApps, a new service that allows business users to easily create a basic mobile or Web-based app without requiring codes.<p>Available in preview from today, the idea behind it is to take more business apps to mobile, instead of being tied to the PC as they have been …

Facebook introduces four-month parental leave for all employees

Facebook is introducing four-month parental leave for all new fathers, days after Mark Zuckerberg announced he would be taking two months of leave for the birth of his first child.<p>Facebook’s new parental leave policy extends the four-month leave option that was already available to some employees – …

Parenting

Social media star Essena O’Neill deletes Instagram account

Teenager, who quit platform after revealing how much she was being paid to promote products, has started her own website<p>A teenager who dramatically altered her popular Instagram profile to reveal how she was paid for seemingly perfect images has deleted her account, encouraging followers to visit …

Celebrity Gossip

Square files for its long-awaited IPO

Square, the popular electronic payments company, filed its public documents for an initial public offering on Wednesday after doing so confidentially …

Wall Street

Prototyping App Marvel Acquires Design Tool Plexi

Marvel, the U.K. startup that lets you turn sketches into mobile and web app “prototypes”, has acquired design and animation tool Plexi. Terms of the acquisition remain undisclosed. However I understand that as part of the acquisition, Plexi co-founder Colm Tuite is joining Marvel to develop …

Prototyping

Scrivener: the pros' choice of writing app – now with 56% off

Many best-selling authors have abandoned Word in favor of Scrivener, an app that provides a clean writing interface and useful reference tools. Right now, you can pick up a copy (Mac/PC) at 56 percent off the MRSP.<p>Unlike a regular word processor, Scrivener is set up for long-form writing. It has a …

iHeartRadio crafts a radio station just for you

When it comes to streaming music, it's all about personalization these days -- so it was only a matter of time until iHeartRadio went down that road. With the service's new "My Favorites Radio" station, which is launching today, you'll have a single station built up from all of the tunes you've …

Yahoo is making fast progress in daily fantasy sports

While private tech startups DraftKings and FanDuel are the early leaders in the “daily” subset of the fantasy sports industry, Yahoo, this football …

Fantasy Football