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Ep. 265: The Story That’ll Really Bug You – and more

<p>Featured: <b>Photographer and digital artist, Josh Rossi</b><p>In This Episode<p>If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please …

Photographer Focus: Getting to Know Laura Oppelt Photography

Photographer Focus: Laura Oppelt Photography<p>Rating:<p>5.00 based on 3 Ratings<p>January 28, 2018 By Graham Daly<p>Photographer Focus: Laura Oppelt Photography …

Landscape Photography

Getting out of Auto: Understanding Shutter Speed

What is Shutter Speed?<p>Compared to ISO and aperture, shutter speed is a relatively straightforward concept to understand. It's the period of time that …

Shutter Speed

May Hits the Phones With Key EU Players to Pitch Her Brexit Plan

Prime Minister Theresa May called key European Union leaders one by one as she began the process of selling her plan for a new Brexit trade deal to …

The Countries Building The New Silk Road -- And What They're Winning In The Process

When the Soviet Union fell the political and economic landscape of central Eurasia shattered into a melee of disconnected, dysfunctional shards as 14 new countries suddenly emerged in tandem with a pronounced political and economic vacuum. Whereas the Soviets, to varying degrees of success, …

Geopolitics

Paraty, Brazil

The town of Paraty is often called "Brazilian Venice". The name itself is Indian for "fishy river" and in this way was called the area on the coast …

15 perfect Instagram shots of London

A CITY FULL of history and iconic architecture, London is truly one of the world’s great capitals. A city where world-class museums and art galleries …

The scientists who make apps addictive

Tech companies use the insights of behaviour design to keep us returning to their products. But some of the psychologists who developed the science …

Photographer David Guttenfelder on Yellowstone

An award-winning photographer returns home to the U.S. to capture the beauty of Yellowstone.<p>After college David Guttenfelder left his native Iowa and spent the next 20 years living, working, and winning photojournalism awards (including seven World Press Photo Awards) around the globe. In 2015, he …

Apple claims FBI hasn’t exhausted all options to hack Brooklyn iPhone

Apple is pushing back against the federal government’s demands to unlock another iPhone, this time related to a drug case in Brooklyn.<p>In a new filing posted on Friday, the iPhone-maker has asked a New York judge to dismiss the federal government’s appeal against Apple, claiming the DoJ has not …

Privacy

Vietnam was renowned photographer Tim Page's 'ticket to ride'

Ambushed convoy sent to relieve Duc Co Special Forces camp, 1965.<p>Born in war<p>Tim Page learned his craft and earned his reputation in the bloody jungles and battlefields of Vietnam, producing some of the most iconic pictures of the war and becoming the inspiration for a character in <i>Apocalypse Now</i>. …

Broken Land

Five years after the uprising that led to the downfall of Qaddafi, Libya is a failed state, torn apart by rival militias. ISIS is growing stronger by the day, and poorly armed makeshift militias are all that stand in its way. BuzzFeed News' Borzou Daragahi reports from the front line against …

Africa

The world in 2065: what do social scientists think the future holds?

Ignorant as I am, I don’t think I’d ever fully appreciated the breadth of disciplines involved in social science until I was asked to help judge the Economic and Social Research Council’s (ESRC) writing competition this year.<p>Held in conjunction with academic publisher Sage, and celebrating the …

Northern Ireland

Three days that saved the euro

With Greece on the brink of expulsion from the euro, there was one final chance to avoid catastrophe. Ian Traynor tells the inside story of a dramatic showdown<p>Late on the afternoon of Friday 10 July, as European finance ministers were packing their bags for Brussels to attend yet another meeting on …

Europe

Desperate Greeks scour UK for jobs to escape debt crisis

Recent developments in the debt crisis have exacerbated raging unemployment in the stricken country and prompted a rush in online searches for jobs in the UK<p>The number of Greeks looking for jobs in the UK has soared in the last two weeks as the debt crisis comes to a head, placing further pressure …

Last Light

'This Is Really Extreme Science': Adrift in the Arctic Ice With a Shipload of Norwegians

A Norwegian research vessel has locked itself in the shrinking ice cap to gather data needed to predict the cap's future—and that of the planet.<p>R.V. <i>LANCE</i>, 82.6 Degrees North—Curious polar bears, venturing too close to working scientists, have had to be scared off with flares shot from a gun. …

Global Warming

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Android customization - how to regain storage space by cleaning the cache on your Android device

Last week on our Android customization post, you got to play with image files and change up your wallpaper on your Android device. After messing with all those image files, you may be finding that your internal storage space is strangely low, so we should try to fix that.<p>There are many things you …

Operating Systems

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