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Clean out your PS4’s noisy fan already

You may void the warranty, but the difference is remarkable<p>The PlayStation 4 is a remarkable device, notable for its sharp edges, rhombus-like profile and minuscule size. But with that super-small footprint comes one serious drawback. The ducted fan tends to trap dust, and after a while, it will …

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These before-and-after photos show the reality behind glamorous professional photos

Phillip Haumesser is a natural light photographer who discovered his passion for photography three years ago when he began taking pictures of his children.<p>"You start to see the world in a whole new way, and once you see it, you can't unsee it," he told INSIDER.<p>Keep reading for a behind-the-scenes …

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30 of the Best Healthy Items You Can Find at Costco

As much as we love Costco, it can also be an overwhelming place to shop. With so many amazing products available, it's difficult to stick to your grocery list and know which items are worth adding to your cart. Luckily, we've narrowed down the best healthy foods and products to help make your next …

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These 18 Small Details From The "Back To The Future" Trilogy Will Blow Your Mind

Doc's shirt in Part II foreshadows Part III and more!

I Just Discovered an Amazon Page That Shows Everything You've Ever Ordered From Amazon. It's My Life in $9,588.64 of Online Purchases

Yes, Google and Facebook have your data. The shock? Amazon has your memories.<p>I've spent $9,588.64 at Amazon over the past 12 years. I know this because I came across a page on the Amazon site that lets you download a .csv file with every item you've ever ordered at Amazon for as long as you've been …

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This Simple Posing Trick Makes People Instantly Look Thinner

Photographer Niels Kemp recently asked wedding photographer and Nikon ambassador Brett Florens for his best piece of advice for beginning …

This Beautiful Golden Chamber Contains Water So Pure It Can Dissolve Metal

It can detect dying stars.<p>Hidden 1,000 metres (3,300 feet) under Mount Ikeno in Japan is a place that looks like a supervillain's …

The Rule of Doubles: A Modern Version of the Reciprocal Rule for Getting Sharp Photos

We all like to keep our ISO as low as possible to get high-quality shots, but that often means lowering the shutter speed to the point where we're …

Birthday Cake Cookie Sandwiches

I can’t think of a better way to treat someone you love on their birthday than with these fun Birthday Cake Cookies!Birthday Cake CookiesQuite …

5 Healthy Breakfast Smoothie Recipes That You Should Make This Week

Summer is all about treating yourself, and there’s no better way to indulge than by having a refreshing smoothie. Depending on the fruits and …

‘Simpsons’ creator answers show’s biggest mysteries

In the late 1980s, cartoonist Matt Groening was called into the Fox Network’s “Tracey Ullman Show” for a meeting. The sketch comedy show was using …

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Is Stevia Safer or Healthier Than Artificial Sweeteners?

Stevia is a plant-based sweetener—but is it bad for you? A nutritionist has the verdict on this controversial ingredient.<p>The rainbow of sugar …

How far away was that lightning? Here's how to figure it out.

Light speed is almost instantaneous, while sound is much slower.<p>You probably do it. It might be ingrained from when you were a kid, and now it’s almost automatic. You see the flash of lightning—and you immediately start counting the seconds till it thunders.<p>But does counting really get you a good …

This Mindblowing Video of The Moon Coming Down to Earth Is Totally Real

What is happening!?<p>One minute, you're chilling on a mountain. The next you're being dwarfed by the biggest Moon you've ever seen - one that seems to …

53 Time-Saving Kitchen Hacks to Survive Parenthood

As a parent, there's nothing more valuable than learning a new hack that saves you time, money, or unneeded frustration, especially when it comes to cooking and cleaning. We've scoured the internet and interviewed fellow moms and experts to round up our favorite kitchen hacks that truly make life …

No Bake Cookies I Recipe

"Tasty no-bake cookies made with oatmeal, peanut butter and cocoa. Start timing when mixture reaches a full rolling boil; this is the trick to …

How to Make Boring Photos Look Awesome in Lightroom (VIDEO)

Let’s face it, most of the time, photos can look pretty bland when you see them straight out of the camera. And it’s no secret that even the best …

7 Food Containers You’ve Actually Been Using All Wrong

Snack smarter with these brilliant, hidden uses for everyday food packaging.<p>Ketchup cups: Fan out<p>You dunk a giant, double-patty cheeseburger (or a …

How Lens Compression and Perspective Distortion Work

We've talked about this before on Fstoppers, but there still seems to be some debate about lens compression. Let's dive a little deeper into …

You shouldn't rinse dishes before you put them in the dishwasher (seriously)

Here's what the experts say.<p>Rinse the plate, pop it in the dishwasher, press start … repeat forever.<p>Washing dishes is one of those monotonous activities we've done so many times, we hardly even think about it anymore. It’s become mindless.<p>But, as it turns out, the way we’ve been carrying out said …

A man is pointing out little-known facts about all of our favorite movies — and it's totally blowing our minds

Whether it's all the Easter eggs in the most recent episode of "Riverdale" or a fan theory that connects all the kingdoms in the Disney universe, behind-the-curtain trivia is undeniably fascinating.<p>That's why a Twitter thread of little-known movie facts is totally blowing our minds right now.<p>David …

Animated Dungeons & Dragons Boards Look Like The Future

Paper? Cardboard? Plastic models? That’s some 20th century <i>D&D</i> shit. The adventures of the <i>future</i> look like this.<p>Dynamic Dungeons is a one-man effort …

12K video footage taken over New York City is absolutely breathtaking

At a certain point, one has to wonder just how mesmerizing video footage in the future is going to look. Even today, the quality one experiences with …

21 Awesome YouTube Channels Photographers Love

Today's photographers have an incredible wealth of free photography resources that help us all become better behind the lens.From eBooks and …

Here Are Some Easy Tips on How to Use the Important Tone Curve Tool in Lightroom (VIDEO)

We’ve shared several tutorials on Photoshop’s Curves tool in recent weeks and they’ve been quite popular. So, here’s a helpful video on a similarly …

How to Check & Correct Your Autofocus: Tips for Fine-Tuning AF to Get Sharper Images

It’s time to sharpen up your pix. Modern DSLRs generally rely on what’s called phase difference autofocusing: basically, a rangefinder scheme updated …

This Insane $30,000 PC Setup Is a Gamer’s Dream

Canadian YouTuber, Lewis Hilsenteger, best known for his tech review channel Unbox Therapy, has just introduced the ultimate PC gaming setup …

More Simple Secrets to Using the Powerful Curves Tool in Photoshop (VIDEO)

We’ve featured several tutorials on how to use the powerful Curves tool in Photoshop and Shutterbug readers keep asking for more so here’s another …

Watch a Photographer's Photoshop and Lightroom Portrait Editing Workflow

Post production has been a significant part of photography ever since the beginning of the medium. Back before digital, it was all about how you …

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The best and worst laptop brands 2018

Whether you're purchasing a $1,500 gaming laptop or a $200 Chromebook, the brand matters. That's why we rate the top 10 laptop brands each year, based on their support, design, innovation, value/selection and, most of all, product quality.<p>For 2018, Lenovo retained its place for a second year as the …