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This Company Says The Future Of Nuclear Energy Is Smaller, Cheaper And Safer

Nuclear power plants are so big, complicated and expensive to build that more are shutting down than opening up. An Oregon company, NuScale Power, wants to change that trend by building nuclear plants that are the opposite of existing ones: smaller, simpler and cheaper….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://www.npr.org/2019/05/08/720728055/this-company-says-the-future-of-nuclear-energy-is-smaller-cheaper-and-safer

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Are the hyper-specialist shops of Berlin the future of retail?

On the first floor of a nondescript 1,000 sq metre industrial unit in Berlin’s Steglitz district, four workers are cautiously placing pregnant queen ants into test tubes in order to dispatch them across Europe….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2019/apr/29/are-the-hyper-specialist-shops-of-berlin-the-future-of-retail

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These atmospheric and cinematic fashion photos embody the spirit of the 1990s

A new book just published in September showcases the gritty and moody fashion photography of Stephanie Pfriender Stylander….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/in-sight/wp/2018/10/19/these-atmospheric-and-cinematic-fashion-photos-embody-the-spirit-of-the-1990s/

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Annie Leibovitz on Her Multifaceted Career: “I Learned So Much About Photography From Fashion Photography”

Annie Leibovitz has had a career spanning five decades, creating some of the most iconic photographs of all time….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://www.vogue.com/article/forces-of-fashion-annie-leibovitz-jonathan-van-meter-photography

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The Instagram Aesthetic Is Over

As Instagram has grown to more than 1 billion monthly users, it has ushered in a very particular look: bright walls, artfully arranged lattes and avocado toast, and Millennial-pink everything, all with that carefully staged, color-corrected, glossy-looking aesthetic….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2019/04/influencers-are-abandoning-instagram-look/587803/

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Millennials Tried to Kill the American Mall, But Gen Z Might Save It

Gen Z keeps confounding Corporate America. They’ve shunned beer, they want companies to take political stands and they trust Kardashians to make their makeup choices. But perhaps the biggest surprise about this new cohort of teenagers is the most unexpected of all: They love the shopping mall….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-04-25/are-u-s-malls-dead-not-if-gen-z-keeps-shopping-the-way-they-do

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Glasses can have a mark-up of 1,000 percent. 2 former LensCrafters executives revealed why.

For many, they’re a basic necessity, but eyeglasses are expensive. Designer frames can cost upward of $400, while standard glasses from a company like PearlVision can start at around $80….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://www.vox.com/the-goods/2019/3/6/18253555/eyeglasses-cost-lenscrafters-essilor-luxottica

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How To Stimulate Your Photography by Learning From the Best

Henri Cartier-Bresson said that “Your first ten thousand photographs are your worst.” Every successful creative spends boundless time, thought, and concentrated effort pursuing their passion. You can accelerate your photography education by learning from accomplished artists….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://digital-photography-school.com/stimulate-your-photography-learn-from-the-best/

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How to permanently delete your WhatsApp account

If you’re stepping away from Facebook as much as possible you’ve probably deleted your Facebook and Instagram accounts already. Read on for how to permanently delete your WhatsApp account….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://9to5mac.com/2019/01/31/delete-whatsapp-account/

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How to delete or temporarily disable your Instagram account

If you’re looking to cut all possible ties with Facebook and have already deleted your Facebook account, follow along for how to delete your Instagram account. We’ll also cover how to temporarily disable your account if you’re on the fence….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://9to5mac.com/2019/01/30/delete-instagram-account/

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How to deactivate/delete your Facebook account or change privacy settings on iPhone

Whether you’ve been considering changing how you use Facebook for a while or the latest news about how the social media service has shared user data has caused some concerns, there are some easy ways make some adjustments….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://9to5mac.com/2018/03/20/how-to-deactivate-delete-your-facebook-account-or-change-privacy-settings-on-iphone/

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The internet’s ‘father’ says it was born with two big flaws

The internet was born flawed. But if it hadn’t been, it might not have grown into the worldwide phenomenon it’s become. That’s the take of Vint Cerf, and if anyone would know, it’s him….

Read full article at the publisher’s site: https://www.businessinsider.com/google-vint-cerf-explains-why-early-internet-lacked-security-and-room-2019-1