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Optical Image Stabilization Explained in Under 4 Minutes

If buying a new camera or lens gives you nightmares of random photography terminology, you are not alone. The cloud of jargon can be confusing …

19 Resources to Improve Your Photo and Video Skills

Everyone's a photographer these days. Technology is leveling the playing field; no longer does one need to lug around a point-and-shoot or a DSLR …

A Beginner’s Guide To Stock Trading: 50 Terms That You Should Know

Young individuals who have the interest and the enthusiasm for stock trading usually lack the basic domain knowledge of the market. Although trading …

The best films of 2014 – readers' picks

Earlier in the year, we asked for your favourite films of the year so far, and you came out in droves in support for The Lego Movie and Under the Skin. This time round, some of the year’s later dramas and thrillers rose to the top of the pile.<p>Thanks to everyone for their votes, and for sharing …

Your Ordinary DSLR Can Be Used to Detect Planets Orbiting Other Stars

Did you know that your ordinary DSLR camera has the power to detect planets orbiting other stars? You don’t need a high-powered telescope to look …

Golden Globes 2015: the nominees – in pictures

The 2015 Golden Globe nominations are led by Birdman and Boyhood. Here are all the films that earned two nominations or more, and the categories in which they’re nominated

Top 10 films of 2014: complete US chart

10. The Lego Movie<p>What we say: Everything is awesome. And forever compromised. The Lego Movie is a $60m (£38m) advert that’s clever, smart and extremely funny. It’s marketing as art, art as commerce, and commerce as fun. It’s also an attack on corporate mono-culture. And a deconstruction of stupid …

Why a Photographer Needs a Blog And How to Create a Successful One (4 Practical Tips)

Blogging isn't anything new. It has been a big part of social media for quite some time, even though it is not really the same as social media. While …

10 Morning Habits Successful People Swear By

Up and at ‘em! Morning people are successful people. Just ask any CEO, politician, professional athlete or inventor out there – they all start their day at the crack of dawn, gaining a leg up on the competition. Create a routine and stick with it. Studies prove that willpower is the strongest in …

39 Classic Books That Every Modern Gentleman Needs To Read

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig<p>The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli<p>To Kill a Mocking Bird by Harper Lee<p>For Whom the Bell …

13 Ways To Know If Your LinkedIn Summary Is A Winner Or A Snoozer

First impressions have gone digital. People are learning about you online before they ever shake your hand. The second they know they are going to meet you or have a call with you, they’re going to type your name into Google. This makes your virtual brand more important than ever. And it means you …

15 best free Android apps of 2018!

Android’s biggest strength is its app ecosystem. There are a digital ton of Android apps. People downloaded them billions of times. Some of them cost money and some of them don’t. Usually, the best apps will cost you a few bucks. However, there are plenty of amazing options that don’t cost you …

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Qualcomm may soon power your smartphone’s entire communications system

There’s no denying that Qualcomm is the most influential processor maker in the mobile world, despite Nvidia and Intel’s best attempts. Part of what has made Qualcomm so successful is that they have their hand in just about every part of a phone’s design from processing to their communication …

How to make a CES keynote

Last night, director Michael Bay made an abrupt stage exit during Samsung's day zero CES press conference. It was awkward, but little more than a square of toilet paper on the bottom of a tennis shoe compared to last year's Qualcomm keynote. A bizarre mix of stilted theatrics, celebrity appearances …

PA team shows off new quick settings and immersive mode for Paranoid Android 4.0

Back in late September, the Paranoid Android team revealed that their plans for Android 4.4 KitKat included making their latest ROM from scratch in an effort to improve the overall experience provided by the PA ROM.<p>Now the Paranoid Android team has even released its first video teasers showing off …

Oldest Buddhist Shrine Uncovered In Nepal May Push Back the Buddha's Birth Date

Excavations uncover a shrine dating to the sixth century B.C.<p><b>Time to push back the Buddha's birth date a century or so? Archaeologists may have uncovered evidence of the oldest Buddhist shrine yet discovered, dating to around 550 B.C.</b><p><b>Located at Nepal's Lumbini pilgrimage center, the legendary site</b> …

A Kit To Build Your Own Computer Controls

What if you could snap together a customized desktop of knobs, sliders, and buttons as easily as building with Legos?<p>Touch screens and gesture technologies can seem like the end-all-be-all of interface. But they aren’t. You only need look so far as MIT or Disney Research to see that in the digital …