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How to Disappear (almost) Completely: living off the grid

Your day begins at dawn. After all, you are lying in a sleeping bag under the open sky grateful that you haven't: a) been stabbed by a grifter, b) been trampled by a herd of animals or c) contracted hypothermia and frozen to death. Then it's off for a morning routine that involves foraging for food …

How to Delete Yourself from the Internet

Americans love the Internet, with 87% of us active online. We have accounts everywhere, letting us kill time at work on Facebook, check Twitter for …

Privacy

The Wild And Wacky Ways Technology Could Change Our Lives In A Decade

A tabletop device that cranks out a sculpture based on sound waves from your conversation. Or how about a shirt that tracks your emotions and emails the stats to your therapist? These are just a couple of the interesting concepts that Ideo and MIT Media Lab have brainstormed together.<p>Ten years from …

Graphene 'wonder material' made with kitchen blender

<b>Scientists have outlined how they managed to make the "wonder material" graphene using a kitchen blender.</b><p>Graphene is thin, strong, flexible and electrically conductive, and has the potential to transform electronics as well as other technologies.<p>An Irish-UK team poured graphite powder (used in …

Nanotech

14 Emerging Digital Technologies That Will Change The World

<i>Policy Horizons Canada worked with futurist and data visualizer Michell Zappa of Envisioning to produce a report called MetaScan 3: Emerging Technologies and accompanying infographics. We are reproducing the summary for emerging digital and communications technologies.</i><p>We have included predictions …

Internet of Things

Suspended-animation trials to begin on humans

Knife- and gunshot-wound victims will be placed in suspended animation as the first human trials begin on this emergency life-saving technique.<p>This month, the world's first attempts at placing humans in suspended animation using a new technique will take place at the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in …

Pigs

These 'Signs from the Near Future' may be closer than they appear

Futuristic technologies have never sounded more like they're right on the horizon. From lab-grown meat to virtual reality to fleets of drones that can transport goods almost anywhere, scientists and major technology companies are promising incredible changes that could shift what the world looks …

Could time travel soon become a reality? Physicists simulate sending quantum light particles into the past

• <b>University of Queensland scientists simulate photons moving through time</b>• <b><br>They showed how two wormhole-travelling photons might behave</b>• <b><br>Time-travel in</b> …

Fujifilm X100S Hints & Tips

I’ve just picked up an X100S so I thought I’d go through the manual carefully and see what’s new. Whilst reading the manual I realised there were a …

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How to set up your Fujifilm X100s for street photography

Some of you have asked what settings I use for street photography. First, let’s make sure you have everything you will need, camera, and the two most …

Fujifilm X100S Tips & Tricks

To alter slightly, this one is not a technical R&D world related post, but my photograpjy hobby related one. Hope you don’t mind? Will followup with …

FUJIFILM OVF | FOCUSING WITH THE X-PRO 1 AND X100S

Hey, So I am a Barcelona Wedding Photographer and I use the Fujifilm X-Series for Weddings and my travels. My current kit consists of two X-Pro 1’s, …

Act a Fuji: Four Months With The X100S

For all you hipster and pro photogs out there, I’m sure you already know that the X100S has already been out for quite some time now. So if you’re …

The X-Factor: How the Fujifilm X-Series Changed a Company and an Industry

There’s a good chance you’re sick of reading about Fujifilm this week. But with the fever-pitch buzz surrounding the release of the X-T1, it’s not …

The Fuji X100S made me a better B&W photographer

So let me share my "secrets" to getting great B&W results from the Fuji X100S with you.<p>B&W photography can give your photography a new direction<p>I …

My Fuji X100s Review After Spending One Week in the Field with This Baby

Every once in a while, a camera comes along that makes people sit up and take notice. A couple of years ago, that camera was the Fuji X100. Its retro …

Cameras

Goodbye SLR, Hello Little Viewfinder: The Fujifilm X100s

Well I’m not exactly getting rid of my SLRs and my army of lenses, but all that gear has been locked away for the past week. A little viewfinder …

My latest edition to the family, the X100s.

So, this has been a long time coming. About 2 years ago I borrowed my fathers X100 when he was visiting from out town. I was instantly hooked, …

Review: Fujifilm x100s - The perfect Image

Just when I decided it was time to upgrade my camera everywhere I turned everyone were talking about the new Fuji x100s. After a long time drolling …

How to do macro photography with Fujifilm X100S - macro tutorial.

How to do macro photography with Fujifilm X100S – macro tutorial.<p>This is a how to instructions guide for taking macro photography and extreme …

Leaving the DSLR world behind: "Working with the X100S has totally changed my vision of how I see things and shoot them"

News<p>Stockografie (Zeiss Touit 50mm + X-T1)<p>FR-reader Daniel shared some images taken with his brand new <b>Zeiss Touit 50mm 1:1 macro lens</b> (mounted on a …

Cameras

LEICA M typ 240 vs. LEICA M9 vs. Fuji X100S vs. Nikon D600 Image Quality Comparison

<b>LEICA M typ 240 vs.<br>LEICA M9 vs.<br>Fuji X100S vs.<br>Nikon D600 <br>Image Quality Comparison</b> <br>© 2014 KenRockwell.com. All rights reserved.<p>This free website's …

Fuji X100s and Panasonic GX7

PART 1 - Before Two rather nice looking faux rangefinder cameras both fitted with similar lenses. The permanently fixed 23mm f/2...

Shooting Black & White with the Fuji x100s