Tag Archives: Software

CIA admits full Monitoring of Facebook

One use that’s confirmed, however, is the manipulation of social media through the use of fake online “personas” managed by the military. Recently the US Air Force had solicited private sector vendors for something called “persona management software.” Such a technology would allow single individuals to command virtual armies of fake, digital “people” across numerous […]

The Physics of Mosh Pits

Research into how humans behave in crowds had mostly been limited to fairly organised situations, like pedestrians forming lanes when walking on the street. But when Jesse Silverberg, a graduate student at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, took his girlfriend to her first heavy metal concert a few years ago, he witnessed a different […]

All the Colors of the Night: Beautiful Aurora Display, Caithness, Scotland

Maciej Winiarczyk’s beautiful time lapse photography of an aurora display on Sandigoe Beach in Caithness, Scotland, from January 17th, 2013. Winiarczyk explains that ‘each frame was exposed for 8 sec. with ISO 3200 and lens aperture set to f/2.8. All frames were shot in RAW and later postprocessed in Adobe Lightroom 4.3 and LRTimelapse software. […]

The new iTar rig for The i Pad

iPad Music Software: VJFranzK demonstrates his new iPad keytar DJ thang – the Mantaray iTar. Personally i think it  looks a lot less sexier than a guitar .. and the rest of the gadgets well there are other ways to skin a rat too!