Ryan Williams

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A Cameraman's Wild Encounter With Bears in Alaska | Short Film Showcase

Bond market veteran is getting worried

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — Dan Fuss hasn’t been shy about playing in the riskier corners of the bond market during his 50 plus years in finance. But …

Investing

A Dongle That Lets You Squeeze More Connections From Hotel Wi-Fi

You've forked over more than $150 for a decent, bed bug- and corpse-free hotel room. You plop down on the plush duvet and open up your laptop to get …

Publishers: Grab control of your data

<i>Lauren Pedersen is vice president of global marketing for Cxense</i><p>When it leaked last month, The New York Times Innovation Report highlighting the …

Advertising Industry

We Might Never Find Alien Life With Current Technology

The search for aliens could remain fruitless, a new study finds.<p>Given that we are unlikely to be visiting an exoplanet any time soon, astronomers have been contemplating whether it might be possible to detect indications of simple life – a biosignature – from a distance. Many think that the …

The Top 10 Vegetarian Restaurants In Los Angeles

<i>Los Angeles has grown to be an incredibly vegetarian-friendly city—one of the best in the country, in fact—with heaps of options for those seeking a</i> …

10 All-Star Vegetable Dishes in New York City

New York City

Paris In Motion, Part IV, A Beautiful Time-Lapse Stop-Motion Video Trip Around the City of Light

French photographer and filmmaker Mayeul Akpovi continues his gorgeous video trip around the City of Light with Paris in Motion Part IV. As with …

The best iPad apps for toddlers

The best apps for toddlers take into account how they learn and play, and focus on open-ended play and exploration. If you’ve decided to bring …

On Social Networks, Engagement Is Becoming The Metric That Matters

Social media takes up a huge amount of time-spend, particularly on mobile, and major properties increasingly want to carve out a bigger slice of that total.<p>How much <i>time</i> users spend on each social network and how <i>engaged</i> and interactive they are with content there are increasingly important ways of …

Oculus Rift helps dying woman experience the outside world virtually

Game artist Priscilla Firstenberg used an Oculus Rift dev kit to help her grandmother experience the outside world before passing away, The Rift Arcade reports.<p>Cancer patient Roberta Firstenberg had become too weak to enjoy her favorite pastimes or walk around her yard. At the time, Priscilla — who …

Bob Ross By The Numbers

Pretty Little Trees: A Statistical Analysis<p>The 538 blog took a look at the math surrounding <i>The Joy of Painting</i> and its mellow, afroed host, Bob</b> …

It Took 6 Cameras to Make this Awesome Video

For two years, German journalist and photographer Jonas Ginter had wanted to make a 360 degree video—one that would make it look like he was hanging …

7 Ways the Oculus Rift Could Change Entertainment as We Know It

In the wake of Facebook’s $19 billion purchase of messaging service WhatsApp, the social network’s recent $2 billion acquisition of Oculus VR — …

The Most Interesting Comics of the Week

<i>Every Wednesday, I highlight the most interesting new comics hitting comic shops, bookstores, Comixology, Kickstarter, and the web. These are not</i> …

8 Memorable Rejection Letters

These letters may not have contained the responses the candidates were hoping for, but a memorable rejection is better than a cold form letter from …

Entertaining Bar Graph Comparing the Awesome Qualities of Cats Versus the Awesome Qualities of Dogs

This entertaining bar graph created by Doghouse Diaries compares the awesome qualities of cats (tail, agility and hygiene) versus those of dogs …

Pets

WICKED SOUND SYSTEM

Wicked. How can one describe the magic? Wicked was based around four English DJs that threw parties in San Francisco from 1991 to 2004. They …

50 Awesome Photography Websites Feature Shoot Recommends for Daily Inspiration

With the demise of our blogroll in our new site design, we thought we’d shine the light on 50 unique photography-based websites that inspire us on a …

justAd Overview: Rich-Media Mobile Advertising

Mobile Advertising

TrackDuck – A Tiny Web Site Build Tracking Startup – Appears To Be On A Roll

Web development can be a complicated process which can go on too long because so much of the time is spent on really poor communication and mis-understandings. Project managers, designers and developers have to approve lots of detail while also incorporating feedback. TrackDuck is a visual feedback …

Scientists move closer to ultrafast quantum computing at room temperature

Quantum computers could someday be millions of times more faster than the best supercomputers today because they can work on a huge number of …

Heidi Romano

<i>The micro environments found in “Frozen Water” are an experiment in form finding. They are a challenge to the perceptions and expectations we have of water. There is a detailed, random beauty to the elements within these images. They create landscapes which can be viewed in a space between reality and imagination.</i>

The Most Powerful Man In Media Would Rather Have Relevant Advertising Than Privacy

In addition to the money it manages from big brands looking to get their messages in front of the widest and most appropriate audiences, GroupM also manages huge troves of consumer data through its Xaxis division, which uses analytics to determine where brands should run ads online.<p>Xaxis and online …

America’s Top 10 Lakes to Visit This Fall (Photos)

Take a Dip<p>Lake trips offer the perfect mix of relaxation and water action, plus the chance for some moonlit skinny-dipping.<p>09.02.13 4:45 AM ET

Car Illustrations from Famous Movies

If you are fan of nice cars and good movies, chances are you have seen these cars on the movies before. But now they are completely illustrated by …

famousmovies