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Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel: Top 10 Cities for 2012

After globe-trotting research and fierce debate, Lonely Planet has come to a decision on its favourite cities for 2012. As always, our shortlist has some known gems and a few to raise a quizzical eyebrow, but each one is poised for greatness in 2012. While sporting events are bringing new adrenaline to a couple of classic destinations, other cities in our list have bounced back from difficult times with a […]

Beautiful Landscape Photography by Raymond Hoffmann

Raymó is known worldwide for his magnificent landscape photos. In the last couple of years his career as a photographer has taken a leap forward as he has been awarded internationally for his extensive work. He is originally from Germany but 6 years ago he moved to Iceland. His chose of living and working in Iceland has a good reason. The beautiful and dramatic landscape of Iceland is an endless […]

Photoshop Tutorial: Combine model shot and vectors to create a stunning photomontage in Photoshop

We have another great tutorial available for our readers today. If you want to learn how to mix different vectors, brushes and stocking image in Adobe Photoshop CS5 to create a stunning photomontage, then this tutorial is for you. Layered PSD file included. Let’s get started! Final Image Preview Start working by creating a new document (Ctrl+N) in Adobe Photoshop CS5 with the size 800px by 1024px(RGB color mode) at a resolution of 72 pixels/inch. Use the Paint […]

Featuring Photographer: Ahmed Kamal Saifi

Ahmed Kamal Saifi is a Photographer from New Delhi, India. His photos are absolutely beautiful, each image speaks for itself, and will sure inspire you in some way. The beautiful sunsets or the amazing landscapes, each shot takes you away to a dream land captured on the lens of his camera. Enjoy! We recommend you visit/like his facebook page for more photographs form his collection.

The Real Angry Birds

Series of cool photo manipulations by Mohamed Raoof shows us how the characters from the Angry Birds video game would look in the real world. The artist transformed photographs of real birds into the “Angry Birds”. For more Angry Birds, visit his portfolio at Deviantart. Bomber Baloon Bird Yellow Bird Natural Angry Bird Mighty Eagle Glass Breaker Egg Bomber Boomerang

20 Innovative Tablets We Wish Were Real

It’s been around 1.6 years since the initial release of Apple iPad, and regardless the criticism, the device has achieved tremendous success in the tablet market. It’s so successful until so many great companies have risen up to challenge its realm by designing and releasing their own version of tablet. While great companies are competing each others by showing off new designs and devices, an interesting phenomenon happened: another group […]

40 Very Delicious Examples of the Latte Art

Since 1980s, the art form created by pouring steamed milk into a shot of espresso, or so called latte art, has been widely welcomed within the modern society, which thirsts for elegance and beauty. With the strong need of the society, the Baristas, coffeehouse bartenders, have sought for creativity and evolution for the latte art since then, resulting in plethora of patterns and even variants in the industry. Why latte […]

Featuring Photographer: Gomillion & Leupold

Steven Gomillion and Dennis Leupold began working together In New York City Dec 2006. Both sharing the same passion and influences in photography, “For us it was like destiny that we met”. They did their first photo shoot together while traveling through South America. Steven having a Brazilian background felt that it was only natural to start in a place known for it’s beautiful people and landscapes. Dennis arrived in […]

What it Takes to get One at Google [Infographic]

Named one of the best companies to work for (more than once) according to Forbes, there are definitely a lot of perks working for the technology giant, Google. If you are a person with a drive and a passion to innovate, getting a job at Google might be of interest to you. Some of the perks you can expect if your job application is successful include, free meals in its […]

Chrome Web Store gets a Facelift, Looks Even Better than Before

Just like the Android Market a few months back, Google has updated the Chrome Web Store with a new design that mirrors the square shapes of the new Android Market. The new look Chrome Web Store looks radically different from its predecessor and I must say is incredibly attractive. And it’s not just a fancy design as well but also very functional. For example, you can mouseover an app and […]

Jeremy Clarkson’s "Powered Up" DVD trailer [Video]

Answering the cries of many Top Gear fans not ready to part ways with beautiful, fast cars and the Brits that drive them, Jeremy Clarkson is releasing a DVD called “Powered Up.” his DVD takes him to the South of France to the the high-tech testing ground for Formula One – Circuit Paul Ricard – on a mission to find Clarkson’s favorite car. In this trailer, Clarkson rips around the […]

BrandTable Concept Shows NFC At The Food Court [Video]

Australian design firm S-Digital has created an interesting concept application for the use of NFC (near field communication) in food courts. Yes, food courts – like those found at your local mall. The project, dubbed “BrandTable,” involves circular stickers containing NFC tags secured to the tabletop that, when tapped with an NFC phone, launch a menu and ordering page for a particular restaurant. Using the mobile site, customers can place […]