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43 Amateurish Tips for Shooting Better Images

Get to know people, forget the rules, don’t read books on composition, embrace imperfection, print your photos, and more… Here are 43 amateurish tips …

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The 10 Lightroom Tools That Are A Landscape Photographer's Dream

As we know, Lightroom has become a very powerful tool not only for image management but also for post production. Amongst the tools available are …

26 Awesome TV Shows From Around The World

Great television knows no borders.<p>Note: some responses have been edited and condensed for length or clarity.

Seven Useful Microsoft Excel Features You May Not Be Using

Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don’t see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and conditional …

Amazon Invades India

<b>By Vivienne Walt</b><p>Photograph by Benjamin Lowy for Fortune Magazine<p>December 28, 2015, 6:30 AM EDT<p><i>How Jeff Bezos aims to conquer the next</i> …

Top Ten Films of 2015

When you read other Top Ten Film lists, consider that the journalists do not give equal weight to docs, animation and dramatic features, nor foreign versus American indies and studio pictures. Perhaps, they should call their lists "Top Ten Films That We All Generally Write About."<p>1. <i>Wild Tales</i> (dir. …

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13 cool things you didn't know Siri could do

Thanks to Siri, you can check how many calories are in the soda you're drinking and even see how many planes are flying miles above you in the sky.<p>From productivity life hacks to hidden Easter eggs, we've collected 13 of the most interesting things Siri can do for you.

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16 theses on the future of mobile

In this post, then, I outline what I think are the 16 topics to think about within the current generation, outline the key issues for each of them, and then link to the things I've written in the last year or so that try to understand them. In January, I'll dig into some of the themes for the …

20 best new iPhone and iPad apps and games this week

Ruby by Glow, A Game of Thrones, MyHeart Counts, Prune, Spider: Rite of the Shrouded Moon, Angry Birds 2 and more<p>Welcome to this week’s roundup of the latest, greatest new iPhone and iPad apps and games. All prices are correct at the time of writing, with “IAP” indicating use of in-app …

A Super Simple Hack for Falling Asleep Faster

Next time you're counting sheep to no avail, try sticking one foot outside the covers.<p>According to the above video from Science of Us, studies have …

9 basic photography mistakes (and how to fix them)

Every photographer makes mistakes when taking photos. Here are some tips to help identify and solve common issues that beginners may come across.<p>Wonky horizon<p>You're in position watching an amazing sunset and happily snapping away. But in the excitement you forgot to check that the horizon was …

A Picture To Show You Clearly The Effects of Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO On Images

Eight out of ten adults experience lower back pain once in their lifetime. I am one of those people and I’m definitely not looking forward to my …

Most Famous Female Photographers In The World

All this time, we only know that the world of photography is dominated by male photographers. There are some famous names like James Natchwey in …

Photography Tips

7 Reasons Why Prime Lenses are Better Than Zoom Lenses to Improve Your Photography

Debates in the photography community are quite common, ranging from topics on photographic gear to brands and much more. One such never-ending debate …

The End of Men

The best show on TV faces the big wind-down<p>Matt Weiner would like you to know that <i>Mad Men</i> returns for its sixth season this Sunday at 9 p.m. EDT on …

Sailthru Tracks Your Online Behavior for a More Personalized Web

<b>Specs</b><p><b>Who</b> (l. to r.) Neil Capel, co-founder, CEO; David Blanke, COO, CFO; and Ian White, co-founder, CTO<p><b>What</b> Personalized recommendation platform<p><b>Where</b> …