fastcompany:

Apple Introduces “5K” Retina iMac With 14.7 Million Pixels
The iMac didn’t really get its due at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference this summer. With all the fanfare focused on software, Apple rolled out incremental changes and price cuts for its iMac line. On Thursday, the company pulled the focus back to its desktop computers, showing off new iMacs with high-resolution “5K” displays and updating the oft-overlooked Mac Mini with faster processor and graphics.
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fastcompany:

Apple Introduces “5K” Retina iMac With 14.7 Million Pixels

The iMac didn’t really get its due at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference this summer. With all the fanfare focused on software, Apple rolled out incremental changes and price cuts for its iMac line. On Thursday, the company pulled the focus back to its desktop computers, showing off new iMacs with high-resolution “5K” displays and updating the oft-overlooked Mac Mini with faster processor and graphics.

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popmech:

Here’s how you should install iOS 8.1
As promised at last week’s big iPad event, Apple has made iOS 8.1 available today. The update brings support for Apple Pay to the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, fixes some bugs, gives you access to the beta version of iCloud Photo Library, and enables SMS messaging support on your Mac (if you’ve installed in the OS X, Yosemite). 

If you’re now ready to update your iOS device, here’s how to get started.

popmech:

Here’s how you should install iOS 8.1
As promised at last week’s big iPad event, Apple has made iOS 8.1 available today. The update brings support for Apple Pay to the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, fixes some bugs, gives you access to the beta version of iCloud Photo Library, and enables SMS messaging support on your Mac (if you’ve installed in the OS X, Yosemite).

If you’re now ready to update your iOS device, here’s how to get started.

discoverynews:

Rosetta Stalks Dark Comet in Stunning New Selfie
At a distance of only 10 miles from comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko’s surface, the European Rosetta mission has captured yet another dazzling self portrait with the dark comet lurking in the background. But the orbiter couldn’t have snapped this “selfie” without the help of a little friend — the attached Philae lander that is currently undergoing preparations for its historic comet surface landing in November. Read more

discoverynews:

Rosetta Stalks Dark Comet in Stunning New Selfie

At a distance of only 10 miles from comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko’s surface, the European Rosetta mission has captured yet another dazzling self portrait with the dark comet lurking in the background. But the orbiter couldn’t have snapped this “selfie” without the help of a little friend — the attached Philae lander that is currently undergoing preparations for its historic comet surface landing in November. Read more

thebambolafactory:

🐱Meow Monday🐱                   #Halloween #casualmonday #meow #everydaylifeshouldbeadressupparty #nars #prrrrrrr

Purring…

thebambolafactory:

🐱Meow Monday🐱 #Halloween #casualmonday #meow #everydaylifeshouldbeadressupparty #nars #prrrrrrr

Purring…
Stellar Skies LLC

This is NGC 253, known by other names such as the Sculptor Galaxy, Silver Dollar Galaxy, or Silver Coin Galaxy. It is 11.7 million light years away. It is a starburst galaxy, meaning it is currently undergoing a high rate of star formation. The galaxy is already one of the brightest in the vicinity of our own just imagine how bright it may be in a few million years.

Stellar Skies LLC

This is NGC 253, known by other names such as the Sculptor Galaxy, Silver Dollar Galaxy, or Silver Coin Galaxy. It is 11.7 million light years away. It is a starburst galaxy, meaning it is currently undergoing a high rate of star formation. The galaxy is already one of the brightest in the vicinity of our own just imagine how bright it may be in a few million years.

Kate Beckinsale

Kate Beckinsale

Gothic “Conqueror” chess set by sculptor Peter Ganine circa 1970

"An original vampire tale with humor, heart, and bite…a rare find indeed."  - Los Angeles Times

"The funniest, most action-packed, and weirdly well-researched account of the Civil War you’ll   probably read in a long time…Grahame-Smith could be poised to become the Howard Zinn of vampire-related alterna-history." - Vanity Fair 

"Coming up on my reading list…"

"An original vampire tale with humor, heart, and bite…a rare find indeed." - Los Angeles Times

"The funniest, most action-packed, and weirdly well-researched account of the Civil War you’ll probably read in a long time…Grahame-Smith could be poised to become the Howard Zinn of vampire-related alterna-history." - Vanity Fair

"Coming up on my reading list…"

Adelaide Kane

Mary’s coronation as Queen of France

Mary’s coronation as Queen of France

Paperback cover art by Bruce Minney circa 1970.

Paperback cover art by Bruce Minney circa 1970.