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Why Your Images Aren't Sharp (and How to Fix Them)

I don't think it's too much of a stretch to say that we all want to take photos that are sharp.The bad thing about sharpness is that a lot can go …

Nikon D7500 camera announced

The Nikon D7500 DSLR camera is now officially announced:• US pricing: $1,249.95 for body only or $1,749.95 with the 18-140mm VR lens<br>• Sample photos (more …

Cameras

Edelkrone Unveils Incredibly Versatile SliderPLUS X and Motion Kit

Camera gear manufacturer Edelkrone just dropped their newest creation, and it’s impressive. Called the SliderPLUS X & Motion Kit, the slider and …

Windows 10 Creators Update: Now Cortana can turn your Raspberry Pi into a virtual assistant

Build your own home assistant with a $35 Raspberry Pi running Windows 10 IoT Core, linked to a speaker and mic.<p>With the latest Windows 10 IoT Core …

Raspberry Pi

SONY's new A4 tablet recreates the tangibility of writing on paper

jan 12, 2018<p>strictly limited to a run of 250 cars, british-automaker lyonheart cars builds a modern iteration of the classic jaguar 'e-type' from the …

Off-roading

Evening in the forest.

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Underground passage

Amazon’s Echo is building a coffin that’s custom-made for Google

Just ask anyone: "Alexa Just Conquered CES. The World Is Next," read one Wired headline. CNBC, the BBC, MIT Technology Review, and many others all had equally laudatory reports. Companies like Ford, Huawei, LG, as well as a long parade of startups, all unveiled home appliances, phones, cars, and …

Smart Homes

US extends $10 million contract for a missile that disables electronics

These payloads, according to IHS Jane's, will enable the missiles to disable enemy electronics during flight.<p>Missiles equipped with the CHAMP technology can fire microwave pulses at multistory buildings and permanently disable the electric devices within, as was successfully demonstrated during a …

Military

Why Learning To Code Won’t Save Your Job

Brushing up on your tech skills might only make for temporary job security at best.<p>Looking for job security in the knowledge economy? Just learn to code. At least, that’s what we’ve been telling young professionals and mid-career workers alike who want to hack it in the modern workforce—in fact, …

New Miniature Architectural Structures Carved Into Raw Stone by Matthew Simmonds | Colossal

<p>Matthew Simmonds (previously) sculpts miniature architectural structures from raw stone. Part of his interest in producing these pieces is centered …

Miniature

Testing Shows, Oculus Rift Is Worth the Pre-Order

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post was updated on March 25, 2016 to reflect current events.<p>After a good, long development period, and a pre-ordering limbo that …

Ready Player One

Microsoft starts shipping its Surface Hub displays to businesses

Microsoft today announced that it has started to ship out its large Surface Hub touch-friendly displays to business customers.<p>The displays are available in 55- and 84-inch models, for $8,999 and $21,999, respectively. Microsoft first announced the device in January 2015 and since then has talked up …

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Airbnb's explosion has Vancouver neighbourhoods on edge

Until a couple of months ago, the residents of Vancouver’s Alexander Row didn’t know much about the wildly popular short-term rental service …

6 brilliant home design ideas used by 'starchitect' Zaha Hadid in her latest NYC luxury apartment building

Set to open by early 2017, the apartments overlook the High Line and will come with a slew of high-class amenities.<p>I recently toured one of the model apartments and left drooling over all the cool design ideas and smart home gadgetry.<p>Here are some of the most exciting innovations at 520 West 28th …

Skyscrapers

This chart should terrify the cable TV industry

Cable TV is still how most of us get our video, but that is starting to change, and the younger generations are leading the way.<p>According to a Nielsen poll of more than 30,000 people worldwide, charted here for us by Statista, people over 50 are more or less satisfied with the way TV works today. …

Televisions

Star Wars Battlefront has made some great strides since launch - the Outer Rim DLC isn't one of them

If there's one thing you can rely on DICE for, it's superb post-release support. It's what helped the hobbled Battlefield 4 back on its feet, pushing …

The 1 Leadership Quality Steve Jobs, Elon Musk, and Marc Benioff All Share

Important lessons you can learn from iconic companies that are driven by mission.<p>Long before Apple launched the iPhone and changed the world forever, it was a mission driven company. Every product that left its doors, while Steve Jobs was in charge, was the result of his mission to combine …

Marc Benioff

The 4 Undeniable Truths of the Millennial Takeover

Millennials are being called a whole bunch of things nowadays: entitled, lazy, self-absorbed. Some companies go as far as saying they are useless -- ouch, right? It’s because these companies are trying to manage versus lead. Their traditional ways of motivating are simply ineffective and no longer …

5 Lessons Video Games Taught Me About Success

When I was a teenager, I spenta<i>lot</i> of time studying and doing homework. Between the demands of my overachieving immigrant parents and New York City's prestigious Stuyvesant High School, I was always running on fumes. Naturally, geeky kid that I was, I turned to video games as a way to …