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This Martini-liveried LEGO Porsche 911 RSR is awesome

Classic Porsche racing lines, recreated with interlocking bricks.<p>If you haven't yet seen <i>The Lego Movie</i>, go out and get yourself inspired to build something. Take this, for instance: Malte Dorowski's exacting tribute to the Porsche 911 RSR. Built in 1974, the actual race car was a privateer racer's …

Apple so rattled by ‘Next Big Thing’ ads, it almost changed ad agency, claims Samsung

Apple senior VP of marketing Phil Schiller was so concerned about Samsung’s <i>Next Big Thing</i> ad campaign, in which the company poked fun at Apple customers, that he emailed Tim Cook to suggest a change of ad agency to fight back – according to a claim by Samsung lawyer Jon Quinn.<p><i>The Verge</i> reports that …

Amazon announces $99 Fire TV set-top box, available now

Apple and Roku have a new competitor in the living room. Amazon just announced its own video streaming device: the $99 Amazon Fire TV. It starts shipping today. "We need to invent and simplify on behalf of customers," said Amazon's Peter Larsen. During the presentation, Larsen went over three pain …

VLC Gets iOS 7 Redesign, Google Drive Integration, Dropbox Streaming

VideoLAN today updated VLC for iOS with a slew of improvements, including a new design for iOS 7 as well as Google Drive and Dropbox features. You can download the new version now from Apple’s App Store.<p>The main highlights from the full changelog are as follows:<p>New UI for iOS 7.<p>New multi-touch …

Video of How an Impact Driver Works

Of the power tools I own, this diminutive Makita impact driver is one of my favorites. I recently had to install a Murphy Bed and this thing drove …

STAR WARS REBELS - Inquisitor Action Figure Revealed

Top 10 Favorite Films of 2013

Disney Animation's BIG HERO 6 to Be Co-Directed by Chris Williams

Shia Labeouf Wrote His Latest Apology in the Sky Above Hollywood

(via WorldWideSkyAds)<p>True story, Shia Labeouf’s latest apology for ripping off a comic book for his short film was five miles long and written in the sky above Hollywood. A few people tipped me off about the message today, which was addressed to Daniel Clowes, the comic artist whose piece Labeouf …

Conditions right for a Tiger Woods major victory

To answer the most pressing, popular question in golf: Yes, <b>Tiger Woods</b> will win a major in 2014. He will end his drought and squash the nonstop chatter about his long search - coming up on six years in June - for another victory in one of the game's marquee events.<p>Then, quickly, the question …

The Camera Store Shares Its Picks for Best and Worst Cameras and Lenses of 2013

Everybody is coming out with their editor’s choices and best of’s and holiday gift guides, but The Camera Store added another facet to their “best of …

Video Tries to Explain Film Photography to Modern Kids

It’s difficult to fathom, but there is massive segment of the population who remember nothing of film photography. The idea of not having your images …

All about Gear [Best of dPS 2013]

Everyone loves to talk about it. No one wants to admit it. So let’s geek out for a minute and look at some of the top articles and reviews on cameras …

Digital Photography

100-Year-Old Box of Negatives Discovered by Conservators in Antarctica

Almost one hundred years after a group of explorers set out across the frozen landscape of Antarctica to set up supply depots for famed explorer Sir …

Apple Lists '12 Days of Gifts' App Freebie for £12.99/€12.99

A small technical slip-up has caused Apple a bit of embarrassment this morning. The firm’s ‘12 Days of Gifts‘ app, which promises iOS users one digital present each day from December 26 to January 6, currently lists a BBC documentary on Africa for £12.99/€12.99 in the UK and parts of Europe.<p>A far …

‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Breaking Bad’ were the most pirated TV shows of 2013

Jeff Bewkes, the CEO of Time Warner, which owns HBO, has said that having the most pirated show on the internet is “better than an Emmy.”<p>Well, congratulations! HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> was illegally downloaded more than any other TV show in 2013, according to numbers just released by TorrentFreak. It …

TV

AppleCare employees get windbreakers, (paper) notebooks, and pens for the holidays

Select groups of Apple employees got colorful bags and flashlights back in the summer, and for the holidays, AppleCare employees have begun receiving another gift. This year’s package includes a paper notebook with leather covers, a pen, and a windbreaker jacket. Of course, all three components are …

Tweetbot for Mac updated with several much-needed bug fixes

Tweetbot for Mac was updated today to version 1.4.1. The new update brings a collection of sorely-needed fixes to some of the biggest bugs affecting users of the previous version, including the inability to see new tweets when they load, problems with multi-monitor setups, and direct messaging …

Target confirms encrypted debit PIN data was stolen during hack

Target has confirmed that encrypted debit card PIN data was stolen as part of the massive hack carried out against the retailer between late November and early December. The company previously admitted that card numbers and expiration dates were compromised in the attack that affected 40 million …

NFL to Texans: Peyton Manning's 50th TD shouldn't have counted

According to Texans' interim coach Wade Phillips, the NFL admitted this week that Manning's 50th touchdown -- a fourth-quarter 20-yard pass to Eric …

NFL