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National Geographic Traveler Magazine – 2014 Photography Contest Winners

The winners for the 2014 edition of the National Geographic Traveler photography contest were winnowed from more than 18,000 entries submitted from around the world. The winners are, in a word, breathtaking, with the 1st place award going to “Independence Day,” featuring a supercell storm photographed by Marko Korošec … READ MORE


Steve Jobs’ 30-Year-Old Time Capsule – Found & Uncovered

“Whoa, whoa, whoa! Steve Jobs left a time capsule?!” Yup, indeed, he did. Leave it to the late Apple CEO to posthumously draw attention to a treasure chest of sundry items buried for over thirty years in an Aspen, Colorado field. According to reports posted on September 20th, … READ MORE

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Rolex Deepsea Challenge Dive Watch – Gone Where No Watch Has Gone Before

Fifty-two years since Rolex first created the Deep Sea Special watch built exclusively to accompany Jacques Piccard and Lt. Don Walsh on their record-breaking trip to the bottom of Challenge Deep, the premium watchmaker was again along for the ride for James Cameron’s latest deep dive. The … READ MORE


James Cameron x DEEPSEA CHALLENGER – Completed Deepest Ocean Dive Ever

Just over 12 hours ago, movie director James Cameron and his customized submersible, DEEPSEA CHALLENGER, achieved the unthinkable when both arrived at Mariana Trench”s Challenger Deep. At depth of 35,756 feet below sea level, it is now the deepest point on Earth to be reached by mankind. … READ MORE


Angry Birds Space – “One Small Fling For A Bird, One Quantum Leap For Birdkind”

A game of truly epic proportion, Angry Birds will start its ascend onto a grander conquest of the final frontier – space. Not just as a sequel to temperamental birds with suicidal tendencies, Angry Birds Space will feature new game engine for “zero gravity” and “lightspeed destruction” … READ MORE


Freshness Week In Review: 11/15/2010 – 11/19/2010

As of last week, tech companies are having a hey day (or rather, a hey week) with a rattle of new initiatives designed and promised to change our lives. First, Google decides that talk, mail and search will no long be sufficient in its quest for power … READ MORE


National Geographic – Photography Contest 2010 | Images

Every year, National Geographic holds a photography contest for budding and professional photographers, and the results indeed do exemplify how a picture is worth a thousand words.  These are brilliant images that have skipped through the human cognitive need for language, and went straight ahead to evoke … READ MORE