TO GET THE PERFECT MOUNTAIN SHOT, PHOTOGRAPHER COREY RICH HAS TO CLIMB IT FIRST

TO GET THE PERFECT MOUNTAIN SHOT, PHOTOGRAPHER COREY RICH HAS TO CLIMB IT FIRST

magine dangling thousands of feet in the air with only a rope and some cables to hold you in place. It’s not a place most of us would find ourselves, but for Corey Rich, it’s just an ordinary day at the office. In order to capture his subject — mountain c...

GOOGLE SECRETLY AXED ITS NFC SMART UNLOCK AND ANDROID USERS ARE FUMING

GOOGLE SECRETLY AXED ITS NFC SMART UNLOCK AND ANDROID USERS ARE FUMING

Google has discontinued its NFC (near-field communication) Smart Unlock for Android, a cool little feature that allowed users to easily unlock their nearby Android phone. NFC devices can interact wirelessly with each other if they’re within a few inches,...

HERE’S HOW TO KEEP TRACK OF YOUR CHILD’S DIGITAL FOOTPRINT WITH GOOGLE FAMILY LI

HERE’S HOW TO KEEP TRACK OF YOUR CHILD’S DIGITAL FOOTPRINT WITH GOOGLE FAMILY LI

Managing your kids’ digital activity can be an exercise in frustration. Limiting the amount of time they spend on their various gadgets, keeping track of what they’re doing, and preventing them from doing something they shouldn’t, are all challenging task...

VERTICAL FORESTS ARE RETURNING NATURE TO CITIES, ONE SKYSCRAPER AT A TIME

VERTICAL FORESTS ARE RETURNING NATURE TO CITIES, ONE SKYSCRAPER AT A TIME

Who on Earth decides to plant a forest on the side of skyscrapers? Architects, that’s who. Two bold designers working on opposite ends of the planet are actively designing farms, gardens and forests designed to live on massive residential buildings. Far f...

EQUIFAX CONFIRMS IT SUFFERED A SEPARATE DATA BREACH IN MARCH

EQUIFAX CONFIRMS IT SUFFERED A SEPARATE DATA BREACH IN MARCH

Following the massive data breach Equifax disclosed to the public in early September, news of a second, earlier attack at the credit agency has emerged. Although originally just a rumor from anonymous sources, on September 19, Equifax confirmed the second...

TO SHOOT PHOTOS THIS EPIC, SOMETIMES YOU’VE GOTTA BREAK SOME ANKLES

TO SHOOT PHOTOS THIS EPIC, SOMETIMES YOU’VE GOTTA BREAK SOME ANKLES

One of master action photographer Tim Kemple’s favorite quotes: “Story is always king.” To him, this best describes one of the many ingredients required to find success in the world of extreme sports photography. Famous for shooting extraordinary athletes...

A ROBOT NAMED HELIOGRAF GOT HUNDREDS OF STORIES PUBLISHED LAST YEAR

A ROBOT NAMED HELIOGRAF GOT HUNDREDS OF STORIES PUBLISHED LAST YEAR

Robots are taking our jobs, no doubt about it. Just in the past year we’ve seen barista robots, fast-food robots, pizza delivery robots, and even a robot conducting a symphony orchestra. But robots can’t replace journalists, right? The dogged reporters, m...

GOOGLE EARTH VR NOW LETS YOU EXPLORE STREET VIEW IMAGERY FROM 85 COUNTRIES

GOOGLE EARTH VR NOW LETS YOU EXPLORE STREET VIEW IMAGERY FROM 85 COUNTRIES

Google has just enhanced its already impressive Earth VR experience, adding Street View imagery to make the virtual reality app even more immersive. Up to now, you could fly around the planet like Superman, exploring locations from above using an Oculu...

SHARE SPOTIFY TRACKS WITH YOUR FRIENDS VIA THE NEW IMESSAGE APP

SHARE SPOTIFY TRACKS WITH YOUR FRIENDS VIA THE NEW IMESSAGE APP

You don’t need to be in the same room to enjoy the same tunes as your friends. Thanks to Spotify’s new iMessage app, you can easily text your favorite beats to your favorite people with just a few taps of the finger. Similar to the Spotify Messenger app,...

DEFENSE GIANT BAE WANTS TO REPLACE FIGHTER JET CONTROLS WITH AUGMENTED REALITY

DEFENSE GIANT BAE WANTS TO REPLACE FIGHTER JET CONTROLS WITH AUGMENTED REALITY

To paraphrase the movie Zoolander, augmented reality (AR) is so hot right now. Used to refer to technology designed for superimposing a computer generated image onto a user’s view of the real world, AR has been leaped on by tech leviathans ranging from Ap...