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iPhone 5s… Size Really Does Matter – The Inquisitr

Monday, November 24, 2014

Is the iPhone 5s still a viable daily driver? Can you still get by using last year’s top model? Well, if you have smaller hands and prefer the smaller screen size when compared to the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, then yes it is. It runs Apple’s latest software beautifully, and has all the functionality of the newer offerings except for the Near Field Communication (NFC) Apple pay feature,…

When Pricing Your Photography, Focus on the Value of Your Images – PetaPixel

Monday, November 24, 2014

Lately, I have been seeing lots of memes and writings for photographers that try to justify the rates we charge to potential clients who seemingly do not understand what they are paying for or what the value of our work really is… from Cost of Doing Business (CODB) calculators to detailed lists of lenses to tediously explaining how long it takes to set up a shoot and pack all…

Next iPhone Camera Said to Pack a ‘Weird Two Lens System’ That Delivers … – PetaPixel

Monday, November 24, 2014

One of the big selling points of each new iPhone since 2007 has been improved camera quality. If new rumors are to be believed, we may not have seen the biggest quality jump yet. The latest word on the street is that next year’s iPhone may boast “the biggest camera jump ever.” That’s according to tech blogger John Gruber, who regularly writes about Apple over at DaringFireball. Gruber says…

3D Robotics’ new drone can follow you around, carry a mirrorless camera – Engadget

Monday, November 24, 2014

3D Robotics is not about to let DJI hog all the press with its wild Inspire 1 Drone, so it just revealed its own semi-pro model: the X8+. The 8-prop UAV is designed to carry GoPro or lightweight mirrorless cameras, while offering a fully automated flight control system starting at $1,350 (without a gimbal or camera). That price may tempt pro or semi-pro users away from DJI’s (admittedly cool), retractable…

Uncertainty Fuels Speculation on Ferguson Decision – ABC News

Monday, November 24, 2014

The final weekend before the Thanksgiving holiday passed without a grand jury decision on whether to indict a Ferguson police officer, fueling new speculation about the timing as protesters demand justice for Michael Brown. After meeting Friday but apparently not reaching a decision, the grand jury was widely expected to reconvene on Monday to consider possible charges against Darren Wilson, the white suburban St. Louis officer who fatally shot the…

Obama: Americans want ‘new car smell’ in 2016 – Fox News

Monday, November 24, 2014

FILE: Nov. 19, 2014: President Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C. HENDERSON, Nev. –  President Barack Obama says voters want a “new car smell” in the 2016 White House race and that Hillary Rodham Clinton would be “a great president.” But would Clinton pass that particular smell test? ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT In a nationally televised interview broadcast Sunday, Obama seemed to suggest that any…

1D, Katy Perry win big at American Music Awards – SFGate

Monday, November 24, 2014

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Probe Begins in Fatal Shooting of Boy by Officer – ABC News

Monday, November 24, 2014

A 12-year-old boy was fatally shot by police in Cleveland after brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun, triggering an investigation into his death and a legislator’s call for such weapons to be brightly colored or bear special markings. The boy, identified by the Cuyahoga County medical examiner as Tamir Rice, died from his wounds Sunday, a day after officers responded to a 911 call about someone waving…

Death toll rises to at least 50, more than 60 wounded in suicide bomb attack in … – Indian Express

Monday, November 24, 2014

An Afghan official says the death toll from a suicide bomb attack on a volleyball tournament has risen to at least 50, with more than 60 wounded. The bloodshed came just hours after Parliament approved agreements allowing U.S. and NATO troops to remain in the country past the end of the year. Dozens more were wounded, many critically, said Mokhlis Afghan, spokesman for the governor of Paktika province. He…

300 Delhi lower-court judges under probe in laptop scam – Times of India

Monday, November 24, 2014

NEW DELHI: Nearly 300 Delhi lower-court judges are under the scanner of the high court for alleged financial irregularities in purchase of computers and laptops from funds provided by the Delhi government and Delhi high court in 2013. A high-level panel comprising three HC judges has been set up by chief justice of Delhi high court Justice G Rohini to look into how the money was spent by each of…

Man returns BYU photographer’s stolen laptop after buying it online – KSL.com

Monday, November 24, 2014

PROVO — Something didn’t feel right after Austin Butler purchased a used MacBook online. The password the seller gave him didn’t work, and the story the man told him about the laptop belonging to his fiance didn’t seem to be adding up. Once he started looking closer, Butler found there were still thousands of photos of weddings, missionary shoots and other events on the laptop. Since the situation “felt kind…

Insider chic: the fashion label created behind bars – The Guardian

Monday, November 24, 2014

San Pedro prison in the San Juan de Lurigancho district of Lima is Peru’s biggest prison. With more than 11,000 inmates in a space designed for 2,500, it is densely overcrowded, with many of the incarcerated trapped in semi-permanent limbo while they await official sentencing. It is also home to one of the fashion industry’s most intriguing and stylish new brands. Project Pietà clothing is the brainchild of Thomas Jacob,…

‘Taking off to paradise!’ Alessandra Ambrosio treats Anja and Noah to yet … – Daily Mail

Monday, November 24, 2014

By Alexa Rae Johnson for MailOnline Published: 22:25 EST, 23 November 2014 | Updated: 00:44 EST, 24 November 2014 View comments She seems to always be jetting off to some tropical vacation spot. And on Sunday supermodel Alessandra Ambrosio disclosed that this time, her two little ones – six-year-old daughter Anja and two-year-old son Noah – would be joining her. The 33-year-old supermodel shared a group selfie with her two…

Setting Realistic Expectations For SEO – Business 2 Community

Monday, November 24, 2014

So, you’ve done your due diligence when it comes to your website. You are on board with the Inbound Marketing philosophy, you recognize the value of your Internet presence and you totally get why high search engine rankings are valuable Internet real estate. You’ve committed to optimizing your website for search engines. But what can you expect from an SEO campaign? It’s important to arm yourself with realistic expectations so…

SA’s e-commerce sector gears for consolidation – Moneyweb.co.za

Monday, November 24, 2014

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s e-commerce market is bracing itself for increased consolidation, with more mergers and acquisitions expected as traditional retailers eye the online shopping space. Despite the country being the best market for online shopping than its African counterparts, South Africa is said to be a challenging environment for players to punch above their weight. “The online market in this county is still hard to understand,” says CEO of…

Apple’s forecast to sell 71.5M iPhones units in Q4, iPhone 6 sales more than … – Apple Insider

Monday, November 24, 2014

Sunday, November 23, 2014, 06:32 pm PT (09:32 pm ET) By Mikey Campbell On the back of strong seasonal demand, Apple is forecast to ship over 71.5 million iPhones in quarter four, but will see a drop in demand to below 50 million units during the first quarter of 2015, one analyst says. According to a fresh report from prominent KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo obtained by AppleInsider, quarter-over-quarter Apple iPhone…

Next iPhone Camera Said to Pack a ‘Weird Two Lens System’ That Delivers … – PetaPixel

Monday, November 24, 2014

One of the big selling points of each new iPhone since 2007 has been improved camera quality. If new rumors are to be believed, we may not have seen the biggest quality jump yet. The latest word on the street is that next year’s iPhone may boast “the biggest camera jump ever.” That’s according to tech blogger John Gruber, who regularly writes about Apple over at DaringFireball. Gruber says…

Rallies continue to oppose school zone speed cameras – Newsday

Monday, November 24, 2014

More than 30 people rallied in Garden City on Sunday for the second week in a row to oppose Nassau County’s school-zone speed cameras, once again calling for an end to the controversial program. “They have upset a huge amount of their constituency . . . enough is enough,” said one protester, Marcy Feltman, 55, of Rockville Centre. Many at…

In Ferguson, Lives Upended by Uncertainty – New York Times

Monday, November 24, 2014

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12-year-old carrying BB gun shot, killed by police – The Week Magazine

Monday, November 24, 2014

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