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How I shot this wild rain bike store ad

Cyclist Ayman Habeta on set<p>In this blog post, I’m going to walk you through the shoot I did for My Bike Store “Challenge riding” with cyclist Ayman …

SiteSee is a curated gallery of beautiful web design

Gone are the days where websites look like a bad acid trip.<p>Despite the ebb and flow of design trends, one thing is certain: In 2016, it’s just as important for websites to have great functionality as it is to have great looks.<p>If you’re an admirer of beautiful websites, we have the perfect …

25 Websites with Creative and Unique Layouts

Every one of your clients wants to (or at least should want to) stand out from their competition. To be distinguished is to be memorable. Your …

New drug clears psoriasis in clinical trials: Improvement persists for more than a year

Improvement persists for more than a year<p>About 80 percent of patients with moderate to severe psoriasis saw their disease completely or almost …

Build your app with the Comprehensive Android Dev Bundle

One great app can change the way the whole world operates.<p>The intersection of great ideas and technical proficiency is an enormously potent field of opportunity, resulting in game-changer apps like Instagram, Tinder, and beyond.<p>If you’ve been mulling over a surefire app idea, or you’re eager to …

32 Things About Edinburgh That Will Surprise You

Who's up for a gin cruise?

Now you can create Windows 10 apps without writing a line of code

The Windows Store isn't exactly known for being a robust app marketplace, and Microsoft knows it. The company is always looking for new ways to attract developers to the platform. In the past, Microsoft made tools designed to port iOS and Android apps to Windows, and created the Universal app …

9 all-purpose, super-easy online Web builders let you tell a story or sell your stuff

With all the Facebooking, Tumblring and tweeting, it’s a wonder personal Websites still get built at all. For most people, short bursts of communication with friends and family seem to be enough to satisfy most common messaging impulses.<p>Nonetheless, business and personal Websites are still going …

Mozilla’s Android Webmaker app launches out of beta to help anyone create content for the Web

Mozilla has officially launched its Android Webmaker app, two months after it first rolled out in beta.<p>First launched as a web-based program more than three years ago, Webmaker is all about promoting the building blocks that go into making the Web what it is. As such, the Android app is designed to …

News Suite by Sony

THE ONLY NEWS APP YOU NEED<br>With News Suite, you no longer have to visit multiple sites and apps to stay in the know. It organizes articles from 1000s …

63 Songs You Need In Your Life This Month

Pop, rock, rap, country, and R&B for June, in no particular order.

Handpick turns Instagram into the world's largest recipe book

Instagram can be hell if you’re hungry. The photo-sharing social network is full of people sharing the delicious dishes they’ve just whipped up as well as ridiculously well posed restaurant fare.<p>Do you want to be a cryptocurrency millionaire?Don't get your hopes up.VISIT HARD FORK<p>The trouble is, …

Social Media

A Trick for Sharpening High ISO Photos in Photoshop Without Adding More Noise

UK-based glamour photographer Markp created this short video tutorial on how he sharpens photos captured at high ISOs in Photoshop without adding …

Tutorials

The Best Recipe Videos on YouTube for People With “No Time to Cook”

<i>House of Cards</i> is great and all, but in truth our favorite thing to binge watch is cooking videos. There’s something addictive, even therapeutic, …

Watch for These Top 5 Sky Events of 2015: Eclipses, Comets, and Planets

Starstruck<p>Lunar eclipses and the innermost planets will take center stage in the heavens.<p>Stay tuned, stargazers—the year ahead offers many heavenly delights, including a pair of lunar disappearing acts and a potentially surprising comet.<p>While scores of amazing astronomical phenomena are in the …

Astronomy

Inside Meteor, The Framework That Turns App-Building Into Child’s Play

By John Paul Titlow9 minute Read<p>A few years ago, Stuart Mitchell’s job would have been impossible.<p>The product director at edu-tech startup Verso …

Google Maps now lets you embed Street View and Photo Sphere panoramas directly into websites

Google’s Street View and Photo Sphere tools are pretty nifty ways of sharing the ‘feel’ of a place, giving you a 360-degree perspective of the location. Unfortunately, viewing them generally involves navigating away to a dedicated page.<p>To make things a bit easier, Google Maps’ updated Embed API is …

The secret to making great curry

The most thrilling moment in the study of any subject comes when you realise that what seems an impossibly complicated discipline is in fact underpinned by a few simple principles. It’s like that moment when Keanu Reeves learns to read the Matrix. A sudden, exhilarating rush of clarity.<p>The novice …

Philips' new LED light strap lets you treat skin disease at home

A skin disease like psoriasis is bad enough by itself, but it's made worse by the frequent need to visit your physician just to alleviate the pain and all-too-visible symptoms. Thankfully, Philips has just unveiled a wearable device that will let most psoriasis sufferers treat themselves. Its new …

30 Little-Known Features of Popular Social Media Sites

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>When I first set foot in Disneyland, I race to the most famous rides first—Splash Mountain, the Matterhorn, Indiana Jones, all the biggest and best. Little do I know there are just as many hidden gems and overlooked attractions that I’ve likely …

9 tips every Windows user should know

Every Online Seller Should Know This Smartphone Photography Trick

No fancy camera? No problem.<p>You no longer need expensive equipment to create gorgeous product shots at home. Instructional site Household Hacker …

Google will call out flash-heavy websites on mobile search

Adobe(s adbe) stopped developing Flash for mobile devices in 2011, and since then most providers of mobile video and interactive webpages have moved …

Braintree's revamped SDK is now the ideal way for devs to integrate PayPal

If you were wondering why PayPal snapped up the payments processor Braintree, today’s news should make it clear.<p>Braintree today unveiled its new “v.zero SDK,” which finally adds PayPal support alongside its usual payment processing options. The goal? To make PayPal something that’s readily …

British entrepreneur invades US-dominated payments space

App55 brings Amazon-style one-click payment technology to the masses<p>A British start-up is hoping to bring the slick payment technology used by the likes of Amazon, Apple and Google to businesses worldwide.<p>App55, founded by Richard Beaton in 2010, is a one-click payments technology service, which …

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