Tan Han Wei

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Creative Applications of Color Theory in Landscape Photography

Discussions of many photography topics have the potential to veer deep into complex technical territory that may appeal more to scientists than to …

Tutorials

No, you’re not being paranoid, your phone really IS listening to you

Those oddly pertinent ads on your timeline aren’t just a coincidence, your phone is listening to everything you say<p>We’ve all been there. You’re down …

Apps

This Guy Gave His Game Boy Camera a Canon EF Lens Mount

We’ve seen the Game Boy Camera used with a telescope and with smartphone lenses, but photographer Bastiaan Ekeler did something even more unusual: he …

Canon EF

National Geographic Used a ‘Stock’ Image and It’s Amazing

As a kid who grew up with a shelf filled with yellow spines, I can attest to the rhythm and general predictability of a <i>National Geographic</i> cover. …

Photographer Creates Crazy Time-Lapse of Two Record-Setting Rock Climbers

Have you ever wondered what climbing one of the world's most aesthetic pieces of granite looks like? Watch this awe-inspiring video to find …

20+ Times Less Was More

There is something extremely satisfying about minimalism, and not just from an aesthetic perspective either. The clean, free feeling that comes with …

Boston Dynamics Shows Off Its Humanoid Robot That Can Run and Jump

Engineering and robotics firm Boston Dynamics released two new videos Thursday showing off what their Atlas and SpotMini robots can do.<p>In the first …

AI is Taking Low-Light Photography to the Next Level

When shooting a photo in low light, a low-ISO long-exposure photo requires a stable camera and blurs movement in the frame while a high-ISO …

Understanding ProRes RAW – Is it ProRes or is it RAW?

Have you ever tried to solve a small problem only to discover you’ve accidentally solved a much bigger one as well? Like when you remove a scene …

How the man behind Marvel's 'Avengers' went from washing cars to a $1 billion blockbuster

Marvel's "Avengers: Infinity Wars" has been a box office smash since its release. And the third movie in the Avengers franchise broke a new record …

Lawyer-turned-designer was clueless about fashion, but dad's art is a hit on the runway

Fun, fresh, colorful.<p>Check out Wearable Art Omaha online, and you’ll find an array of apparel distinctive for its abstract patterns and vibrant …

No death and an enhanced life: Is the future transhuman?

The aims of the transhumanist movement are summed up by Mark O’Connell in his book <i>To Be a Machine,</i> which last week won the Wellcome Book prize. “It is their belief that we can and should eradicate ageing as a cause of death; that we can and should use technology to augment our bodies and our minds; …

Singularity

This Young App Developer's Story Proves It's Never Too 'Early' To Code

According to Tanmay, being one of the youngest app developers never gave him extra leverage and had to earn everything the hard way.<p>2 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Computer programmer and artificial intelligence (AI) expert <b>Tanmay Bakshi</b> …

Virtual-reality nature documentaries are making safaris more accessible

For international tourists, wildlife is a major part of visiting the African continent. But cost and distance often make the same world-famous game parks inaccessible for Africans. Now, advances in virtual reality are putting Africa’s wildlife within reach for anyone with a smartphone and VR …

Chill out with some delightful otters in the BBC's new Life in VR

Did that otter really just clock me square in the eyes – or did I imagine it? And why are thousands of krill crowding in on me? Am I leading the …

Robotic woks are the chefs in this Boston restaurant

Four MIT students who once built a soccer ball-kicking robot got together with a Michelin-starred chef to build a restaurant that's not quite what you're used to. How? Well, it's staffed by robots, obviously. Spyce, a fast casual restaurant that has just opened its doors in Boston, has a …

Oculus Go review: Finally, cheap and easy VR for everyone

The Oculus Go is the most convenient and comfortable VR headset ever made. That might sound like hyperbole, but it's well deserved. With the Rift, its first headset to reach consumers, Oculus helped introduce us to high-end VR. And together with Samsung, it delivered the cheap Gear VR headset for …

We Captured The Incredible Transformation Of The Netherlands When All 7 Million Tulips Bloom At Once

Every year around mid-April, The Netherlands is transformed into a technicolor wonderland as millions of tulips bloom all at once. The Dutch are …

Designer Challenges Himself To Create Logos With Hidden Meanings For A Year, And Result Is Amazing

Wordplay is a never-ending source of amusement for me, with puns, spoonerisms and double entendres bringing a little extra color and life to the …

Graphic Design

Japanese Are Polishing Dirt Balls To Perfection, And The Result Will Blow You Away

The making of ‘dorodango‘ is a traditional pastime for Japanese schoolchildren, that has grown into an art form in its own right. The dodorango is …

Hedge – The copy verification software just got a little smarter

Hedge has become very popular with filmmakers who want an easy to use, reliable and cost-effective copy/verification program. I have been using Hedge …

Facebook is dropping key advertising tools — here’s how you adapt

If you listen to headlines about Facebook recently you may be wondering if it’s still a good place to run ads for your business. The Facebook privacy scandal that brought a ton negative press over the last month (and justly so), has already forced Facebook to change the way they handle and collect …

OMG someone made a robot that legit transforms into a car

A team of Japanese roboticists have made the dreams of countless Gundam, Transformers, and GoBots fans come true in a magnificent way. Check out “J-deite RIDE,” a fully-functional robot capable of walking and transforming into a car.<p>This inner-child affirming piece of metal and joy is, as far as we …

NVIDIA’s AI-Powered ‘Content-Aware Fill’ is Mind-Blowing

NVIDIA is taking Photoshop-style “Content-Aware Fill” to the next level. The company has introduced a new state-of-the-art technique that uses AI to …

It's been 20 years since Microsoft's most embarrassing moment (besides Vista, obviously)

Forgive me if this article makes you feel old, but I feel it’s my journalistic responsibility to inform you that this video of Windows 98 shitting the bed in a most public fashion turned 20 years old this weekend. Let’s revisit it:<p>Let me set the scene. Twenty years ago, Microsoft CEO Bill Gates and …

In Just 2 Words, Jeff Bezos Sums Up What Separates Winners From Dreamers

There may be no single formula for success, but Jeff Bezos' annual letter to stockholders comes darn close.<p>Few figures have captured our attention the way Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has. In just under 23 years Amazon has soared from revenues fo $500,000 to $178,000,000,000, from nine …

Leadership

Government accidentally sends file on "remote mind control" methods to journalist

When journalist Curtis Waltman filed a Freedom of Information Act request with Washington State Fusion Center (which is partnered with Department of …

Scientists accidentally created a mutant, plastic-eating enzyme

Some of humanity’s greatest scientific inventions—penicillin, X-rays, pacemakers, the microwave—were all created after researchers accidentally …

David Copperfield: lawsuit reveals secret of disappearing magic trick

Jurors got a rare behind-the-scenes look at a David Copperfield disappearing act during testimony in a negligence lawsuit involving a British man who claims he was badly hurt when he fell while participating in a 2013 Las Vegas show.<p>The magician’s friend and executive producer, Chris Kenner, …

David Copperfield

Nike’s Vaporfly Elite FlyPrint leans hard into computational design

Computational design is the hottest phrase in manufacturing and 3D printing at the moment. It’s changing the way people make all kinds of goods, and Nike used it to design and manufacture its new Vaporfly Elite FlyPrint shoe, which it’s announcing today.<p>The shoe is a specialized edition of its Zoom …