Celebrating 20 Years of Wikipedia

20 years ago, Wikipedia was started with the ambitious aim of creating a free encyclopedia for the whole world. Looking back 20 years, the world was a very different place: the Dot Com Bust had just passed; the average US house price was just $136k; Jack Bauer was only 24 hours into saving the world;…… Continue reading Celebrating 20 Years of Wikipedia

A Cave-Like Home Built into a Rocky Cove Overlooking the Aegean Sea

Nestled in a secluded rocky cove on Serifos Island is an unexpected site – a modern, cave-like house. With strong north winds present, a protected shelter was needed, leading Mold Architects to build the house into the sloped land instead of on top of it. nCAVED was designed as a rectangular grid on the slope…… Continue reading A Cave-Like Home Built into a Rocky Cove Overlooking the Aegean Sea

4 Affordable Accessories and Techniques to Instantly Improve Handheld Video

High-quality handheld video may seam tricky, but it’s actually a quick and simple technique that can produce amazing results. With handheld video comes the need for portability. Accessories aren’t required, but a few simple tools can dramatically improve your handheld video.  1. Strap With Quick-Release The best way to stabilize a camera is to add…… Continue reading 4 Affordable Accessories and Techniques to Instantly Improve Handheld Video

Shutterstock becomes the world’s largest 3D marketplace with TurboSquid acquisition

TurboSquid, a 3D asset marketplace, has been acquired by stock image company Shutterstock for $75 million. TurboSquid has the distinction of being the world’s largest 3D marketplace, offering designers access to free and premium 3D models across a variety of categories for use in larger projects. The acquisition comes amid a growing corporate focus on…… Continue reading Shutterstock becomes the world’s largest 3D marketplace with TurboSquid acquisition

A 9-Year-Old Dancer Grooves to an Intensely Choreographed Routine and Clocks 10,000 Steps in Just Three Minutes

 It’d be difficult for most of us to move as gracefully as nine-year-old Lilyana Ilunga, but a new campaign by the Swedish nonprofit Generation Pep just wants to get young people on their feet. Set to a revamped version of a 2007 track by French EDM musicians Justice, “DANCE 10000” showcases the young prodigy,…… Continue reading A 9-Year-Old Dancer Grooves to an Intensely Choreographed Routine and Clocks 10,000 Steps in Just Three Minutes