Samsung has just announced its latest flagship mirror-less camera and Samsung is pulling no punches. The NX1 is the only camera in its class with a 28 mega-pixel sensor and 205 phase detection auto-focusing points – that’s more AF points than the current king of the hill, the Sony a6000 – and a maximum 15 frame per second continuous shooting mode. In short, it’s … Continue reading Samsung’s NX1 is super fast auto-focusing beast!
In the world of Video Games, some of the biggest news in recent years has revolved around the return of Lorne Lanning. Why is this such a huge deal? From 1997 to 2005, Lorne Lanning’s studio, Oddworld Inhabitants, produced some of the best game play and innovation we have seen thus far. From Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee to Stranger’s Wrath (one of the best games released … Continue reading Oddworld New ‘n’ Tasty: #E3, news and killer trailer featuring Elodie Adams
Where are we in the search for The Last Election 14? Hidden codes, cyphers, messages to prepare, what little there has been posted has been food for the conspiracy crowd, all understandable considering the recent revelations regarding the US Governments’ need to spy on, well, everyone, even former Presidents of the US of A. But, somewhere in the last day or so, TheLastElection14.com has been … Continue reading Could this be the idea behind The Last Election 14?
Well, twenty-four hours later and the site has not changed on any level I can see at the viral website www.thelastelection14.com . Just a few quick notes: 1) The Russian on the tab reads “Вы удерживайте клавишу” which, according to Google translate, is “You hold the key”. Not the first time I have seen that phrase on a viral website, or in a mystery script, … Continue reading Update: The Last Election ’14 – “You hold the key”, new info
So…. A message woke me up this morning, a friend wanting to know if I had heard anything about a website, or what it was referring to: The Last Election 14 . Intrigued, I shook off sleep after going to bed way early this morning and took a look. There isn’t much there. A quick web search and I was able to find one UFO and … Continue reading Viral website “The Last Election ’14”, for what exactly???
GIFs, the looping moving images that are all the rage at the moment, aren’t just for silly cat memes. At least not anymore. Last year, Flixel made a big splash by getting a big placement on TV’s America’s Next Top Model and they haven’t looked back since. Flixel has managed to change the way fashion photographers approach stills and video by creating a single-focus application that … Continue reading Noisestash: Flixel Cinemagraph Pro for Mac (Deal of the Day)
It’s been a little over two years since Olympus launched their first micro four-thirds camera aimed at the professional photographer, the OM-D E-M5. The E-M5 helped change the perception of compact system cameras as small enthusiasts cameras, the just announced Olympus OM-D E-M 10 is ready to once again challenge the notion of “bigger is better.” THE E-M10 AT A GLANCE 16MP sensor (the same … Continue reading Confirmed: Olympus Announces the Newest Member of the OM-D Family
“Bridge cameras” have definitely come a long way. High-end point and shoot cameras and “super zoom” cameras no longer come with anemic CCD senors with slow-as-molasses image processors. The new bridge camera can definitely bridge that technological gap between your entry-level P&S or smartphone and an interchangeable lens system; this year has been good to this market segment with the reigning big dog – the … Continue reading Olympus announces the Stylus 1; is this a legitimate Sony RX contender?
If you’ve been having unknown problems trying to use any of Adobe’s products it appears we now know why; on Thursday, Adobe confirmed to PCMag.com that they have suffered a massive security breach. In total, 2.9 million customers may be affected. In a security alert Adobe’s chief security officer, Brad Aiken, released the following: [quote]Our investigation currently indicates that the attackers accessed Adobe customer IDs … Continue reading Nearly 3 million Adobe customer’s data compromised
After a weekend of record breaking sales on their latest iPhone offering (again), Apple got an unfortunate report published by FastCompany. A year after Apple nixed Google’s Maps for their own in-house map application, Apple still seems to be giving some really bad directions to their customers. The latest report of erroneous directions comes from Alaska’s Fairbanks International Airport. According to the report from the Alaska Dispatch, Apple’s … Continue reading One year later, Apple still headed wrong way with Maps
If you’ve downloaded the Tumblr app for your iPhone or iPad, you might want to go and change that password. It’s okay, we’ll wait for you to come back. Back? Okay. Earlier today computer security consult and blogger, Graham Cluley, reported on a serious security oversight on the part of Tumblr. Cluley found that the Tumblr app for iOS devices was logging in users without … Continue reading Tumblr’s password loop hole
After a slight delay, here is my second interview about Brazil, this one with Gustavo of Belo Horizonte, Brazil dated June 23, 2013. Still relevant because the protests will continue until major changes happen. We cover the beginnings of the protests, what happened in Belo Horizonte on June 22nd, the different types of police, who the protesters are, the actual minimum wage in Brazil, and … Continue reading Kev’s second interview from Brazil, Gustavo on June 23, 2013, the Protests explained #ChangeBrazil
Make no mistake about it, the Nokia Lumia 1020 is official an is every bit of the camera it is advertised to be. Nokia is definitely betting the farm on the belief that consumers are looking to replace their cameras with their phones and with the Lumia 1020, you’d definitely have something that can make your current cheap-o point-and-shoot seem obsolete. The Lumia 1020 is … Continue reading NOKIA Lumia 1020 First Impressions
It’s been nearly 5 years since the last time we got our crime on a rampage fix that is the Grand Theft Auto series. We’ve been teased with some in-game stills, concept art, theatrical trailers, and now finally, Rockstar gives the goods with a new game play trailer featuring five minutes of driving, shooting, explosions, and uh, yoga. Sure we don’t actually see any … Continue reading Here’s your first look at Grand Theft Auto V (Game-play Trailer)
Brazil is known the world over for its beaches, Carnival, soccer, and its beautiful people and cultures, but it is also known to those who live there for its intense bureaucracy, high import taxes, corrupt politicians and frequent protests. With the eyes of the world and the media turning towards Brazil for the FIFA Confederations Cup and the coming 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics, the … Continue reading Interview: Inside the Protests in Brazil, Part 1