Monday, December 5, 2022

Adobe’s new Super Resolution Enhance: One for the test bed

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Lightroom's new super-resolution Enhance option really does do what it says on the tin. It crept in with little fanfare but is capable of truly amazing results, says John Shingleton...

The Blue Mountains of Mizoram

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Farhiz takes us into the Blue Mountains of Mizoram and meets the world's largest family and their monster cupboard full of cups...

Trees and cats: Eight lives left

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Herding cats by the London Fire Brigade...

The phone is a device from a different era

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Is the phone redundant? The smartphone is a personal computer, a digital organiser, a window on the world. It is no longer a phone, so let's own up to hating those calls...

Plitvice Lakes National Park: The last post

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Kevin Armstrong concludes his five-part trek through Croatia's Plitvice Lakes National Park by visiting some of the areas that are often overlooked because of the major interest in the lakes themselves.

Challenges ahead: Technology and the car industry

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The car industry is in a bit of a pickle, what with the pandemic and the proposed bans on the internal combustion engines. Tesla and Chinese manufacturers and the great disruptor itself, Apple, are circling the wagons...

Cash or card: The cashless society is almost a reality

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Mike has embraced the cashless society. He hasn't handled a coin or a banknote in twelve months. His wallet is as thin as bumble bee's wing...

Apple’s Mac mini with M1 processor surpasses expectations

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The M1 Mac mini arrives and it supasses expectations on speed, despite being an entry model. It's neat and easily stowed out of sight, but not out of mind.

iPhone 12 Max: A big smartphone with a state-of-the-art camera

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This autumn has brought a bumper set of choices for Apple smartphone users. Should we go for the pocket marvel, the Mini, or max out on the tablet-sized iPhone 12 Pro Max?

Apple’s M1 chips and all that: This MacBook Pro simply rocks

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This Apple MacBook Pro rocks. Unfortunately, it rocks on its bulging battery. Time for a change to the remarkable new M1 processor...