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Modern Photography Would Not Exist Without George Eastman

Modern Photography Would Not Exist Without George Eastman

George Eastman, inventor, businessman, and philanthropist, was born on this day 160 years ago. His innovations in standardized film and portable cameras made the nascent field of photography accessible to the layperson. Tonight, let’s celebrate his birthday with a look back at PBS’s George Eastman: The Wizard of Photography.

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Three Best TV Stands

Three Best TV Stands

Last week we asked you which furniture you thought made the best home for your TV, and we got a ton of responses. We’ve combed through the stacks of options to find your most nominated, and outlined them below. Now it’s time to vote by starring your favorite.

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Sony RX100 III review: a fantastic point-and-shoot, but it’ll cost you

There are good cameras that look cute, take passable pictures and don’t cost an arm and a leg. And then there are incredible cameras that can really do it all, but come along with comparatively astronomical price tags. The Sony RX100 is the latter –…

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Shooting Challenge: The 2014 World Cup

Shooting Challenge: The 2014 World Cup

The World Cup is upon us, and this weekend, it comes to an end with one last match between Germany and Argentina. For this week’s Shooting Challenge, we want to see your photos of this year’s World Cup (even if it’s just a viewing party from your couch!).

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FTC: Amazon Billed Parents Millions for Kids’ Unauthorized App Buys

FTC: Amazon Billed Parents Millions for Kids' Unauthorized App Buys

The Federal Trade Commission has filed a lawsuit against Amazon demanding refunds for parents billed for millions of dollars in app purchases.

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Net Neutrality Must Apply to Mobile Internet Access Too

Net Neutrality Must Apply to Mobile Internet Access Too

Recent debate about network neutrality has largely focused on how to make sure broadband providers don’t manipulate their customers’ Internet connections (or as John Oliver put it, how to prevent "cable company f*ckery"). But in today’s world of smartphones and tablets people are spending less of their time on the Internet typing at a computer and more of it swiping on a smartphone. This is why it’s critically important for net neutrality principles to apply to mobile broadband too.

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UK set to defy EU by requiring collection of phone and browsing records

The UK government is set to pass emergency NSA-style measures requiring telecom companies to retain records of all web activity and phone calls in Britain for up to two years. That’s happening over fears of radicalization of UK Muslims, heading in…

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