Sushrut Prabhakar

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Crane Operator's Stunning Aerial Photography Shot from the New Shanghai Tower, the Second Tallest Building in the World

Perhaps the one thing that prevents many of us from experiencing spectacular views of the world is a fear of heights. Acrophobia arguably afflicts …

60 Things That Defined Your Childhood In India

Horn OK please.<p>H/t to Mani Karthik's blogpost and this "Nineties Childhood Memories" Facebook page.

The death of photography: are camera phones destroying an artform?

"It's really weird," says Antonio Olmos. "Photography has never been so popular, but it's getting destroyed. There have never been so many photographs taken, but photography is dying."<p>I'd asked the 50-year-old, award-winning, London-based Mexican photographer what he thinks is going to happen to …

How Idiotic Instagram Selfies Earned a 19-Year-Old Criminal 142 Felony Counts

This was NOT a good week for moronic criminals with access to Instagram. After posting a bunch of ill-advised selfies on the photo sharing site, a …

Hands On With The Nexus 5 And Android 4.4 KitKat

The Nexus 5 is here! The Nexus 5 is here!<p>After months of hype and more questionably “accidental” leaks than any device in recent memory, Google announced their new flagship Android handset this morning.<p>I’ve only had the device in my hands for a few hours, so it’ll be a few days before I’m ready to …

Here's what you need to know about Android 4.4 KitKat - http://tcrn.ch/1aWMsHW

Landscape photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures http://gu.com/p/3jyat/fb Photograph: Mist and Reflections, Crummock Water, Cumbria, by Tony Bennett, overall winner of the competition

Amazing Demonstration of How Our Minds can be Tricked with Perspective

With robust post-processing software being both affordable and easy to obtain, it’s often hard to decipher whether many images are real or fake. …

Demonstration

Interesting Photo of the Day: Red Foxes Sparring in Alaska

Bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, red foxes are idealized for their sly intelligence and thievery, and due to their amazing speed and lovely crimson fur, …

Why both the Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 are likely to have an “always listening” function

Among the many leaked screenshots, videos and lists of specifications for the Nexus 5(s goog), the most interesting anticipated feature to me is the …

An English explorer, in search of a crystal skull in the jungles of Belize, may well be the inspiration for Indiana Jones. Follow his legendary adventure: http://bbc.in/A5lXwZ What is the most legendary travel adventure you've had?

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Loneliness

11 Hidden Messages in Company Logos

When Wendy's redesigned its logo in 2013, the company insisted the word "MOM" in the collar was unintentional. But plenty of other logos contain …

Robin Williams

See a Map of the World Revealing Each Country’s Most Visited Website

An impressive 62 countries count on Google, with Facebook coming in first for 50 other countries. Together, these two websites constitute true global …

Geography

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

Hiking

On Guardian Science: Roll over Einstein: meet Weinstein http://bit.ly/1ac8WVi What are we to make of a man who left academia more than two decades ago but claims to have solved some of the most intractable problems in physics? Photograph: AP

The Nabatean Tomb of Qasr al-Farid at the Maidan e Saleh UNESCO World Heritage site in Saudi Arabia, March 2, 2013. Photograph by Lynsey Addario—VII for TIME. For more pictures from Saudi Arabia, visit lightbox.time.com. @lynseyaddario @VIIphoto #SaudiArabia

Sad Filthy Dog in a Temple and The Best of Light Stalking This Week

Home to a prolific community of photographers and seen by nearly a million people per month, Light Stalking has come of age. Our articles are helpful …

Giving Away 20 Instagram Magnet Sheets by StickyGram Worth $300

<b>Update</b>: This giveaway is now over. The winner was randomly selected and announced at the end of this post.<p>With the iPad from our previous giveaway …

Canon 1D X Can Be Wirelessly Tethered Using a Sub-$50 Internet Adapter

Wireless connectivity is one of the hot features in the camera world these days, and many (if not most) new cameras either have built-in wireless …