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The “Swiftest” Way From No Programming Experience To Being An iOS App Developer [Sponsor]

There is literally a world of opportunity waiting for anyone with the skills to build for iOS. But like any journey to success, there is a path you have to take, and the question is, what’s the quickest (or shall we say “Swiftest?”) way from Point A to Point B? To answer that, let’s consider the …

iOS Apps

Behind the Photo: An Underwater Close Encounter of the Third Kind

Wildlife & Wild Places<p>A southern right whale, (<i>Eubalaena australis</i>) approaches Brian Skerry’s assistant underwater off the Auckland Islands, New Zealand. (Photo by Brian Skerry)<p>Right whales as a whole probably don’t watch a lot of science fiction films, but if they did, the right whale in this shot …

Mobile Technology

The Biggest Legal Mistake Photographers Make

Whether photography is your bread and butter, or something that you’ve started out doing casually with machinations of eventually picking up a few …

The Art of Stone Balancing

Artist and photographer Michael Grab (featured previously) first ventured into stone balancing in the summer of 2008 while exploring the beautiful …

You can now watch the full video of Apple CEO Tim Cook's WSJD Live interview

A couple of weeks ago, Apple CEO Tim Cook appeared on stage at the inaugural WSJD Live tech conference held by The Wall Street Journal in Laguna …

Verizon follows AT&T w/ increased data for $80 & $100 More Everything plans

Verizon is increasing data for customers on $80 and $100 More Everything plans, the company announced today following a similar announcement from AT&T. The carrier is now offering 10GB for $80 and 15GB for $100 up from the 6GB and 10GB those tiers previously offered. Verizon notes that the deal …

Small Stockholm Apartment Lets Its Past Take The Stage

This apartment in Stockholm, Sweden had been nothing more than a space for storage for 30 years. During that time, the owner had started a renovation …

Interior Design

Affinity Designer is a new graphics design suite available for Mac

Affinity Designer is now available on the Mac App Store. The team has spent the past four years working on the graphics design suite, but now the …

Imaginative Dreamlike Worlds by Digital Artist Gediminas Pranckevicius

Conceptual artist and illustrator Gediminas Pranckevicius creates digital art that instantly whisk viewers off into a world of imagination. The Lithuania-born artist uses soft light and blended colors to create harmonious worlds where it is easy to get lost in the surreal stories.<p>He uses software …

Art

Horseshoe Crabs Mate in Annual Beach "Orgy"

Delaware Bay in the eastern U.S. is ground zero for the annual horseshoe crab spawning ritual.<p>Up and down the U.S. Eastern Seaboard, horseshoe crabs, which have been around for some 450 million years (200 million years before dinosaurs), are spawning. The crabs live in the ocean year-round but come …

50 Most Strange & Haunting Color Portraits

Some extremely elegant and poetic <b>portraits</b> produced in color, humming every bit towards the soul of the character. The mood and essence of the …

Creating Worlds: A Collection of "Little Planet" Images and Tutorials

It’s not uncommon for creative individuals to push limits and find new ways of doing things. A new way of doing something doesn't necessarily have to …

How to Change the Color of Anything in Photoshop

When changing the color of an object in Photoshop there are ways to change the base Color and the Highlight color, we go over each of those methods …

What It Takes To Turn Your Passion Into A Career

(<i>The following is an adaptation from</i> What Is Your WHAT?, <i>the new New York Times bestseller by Steve Olsher. You can now get a free copy of the book at the What Is Your WHAT? website.)</i><p>We’re often told that if we pursue our passion and do what we love as a career, we will — to quote Confucius — never …

Jimmy Fallon scrambles to hide his MacBook during Bill Gates interview (Video)

Bill Gates stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night to talk about his various charitable endeavours and to promote the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s annual letter published today. Despite the serious subject matter, Jimmy still managed to squeeze in a few laughs including apologizing …

‘The Curious Explorer’s Guide to Exotic Animals’ by Marc Martin - The Fox Is Black

When it comes to modern animal illustration it’s hard not to riff off the work of Charlie Harper. His stylizing of flora and fauna defined a style …

Surreal Paintings Beautifully Convey Feelings of Uncertainty

<i>Relativity</i> is a series that explores the relationship between two elegantly dressed figures as they float within surreal surroundings. With their faces hidden from view, the man and woman universally symbolize any person who has ever felt lost or misdirected in life. Created by Nashville-based …

Art