Latest Updates & News

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Latest Content Updates

2017-06-27Digital PhotographyJPEGsnoop Open Source CodeSource v1.8.0 now avail
2017-06-27JPEGsnoop - Version HistoryNew
2017-06-27Digital PhotographyJPEGsnoop - JPEG Decoding UtilityRelease 1.8.0
2017-06-17RoboticsC2Bot Robot Project 
2017-05-08RoboticsTouchscreen GUI for Raspberry Pi & ArduinoUpdated release
2017-01-05RoboticsArduino touchscreen GUI 
2016-10-03RoboticsCheap LIDAR for Robots - Neato XV11 
2016-09-23RoboticsInstalling PiTFT on Raspberry PiExtensive updates
2016-09-23RoboticsInstalling tslib on Raspberry PiExtensive updates
2016-09-23RoboticsInstalling SDL on Raspberry PiExtensive updates
2016-08-24RoboticsComparison of Robotic Kits 
2016-08-13RoboticsRobot Telemetry Controller with Touchscreen 
2016-08-12RoboticsComparison of Robot Remote Controls 
2016-05-27RoboticsGPS SPI with ATtiny 
2016-05-21RoboticsSPI slave data corruption 
2016-05-21RoboticsATtiny SPI slave code 
2016-05-17RoboticsDifferential Steering of RobotsUpdated algorithm
2016-05-05RoboticsConvert RC Receiver to SPI with ATtiny 
2016-05-04RoboticsConnecting Raspberry Pi to ATtiny 
2016-03-17RoboticsDetecting 9X transmitter loss 
2016-02-15RoboticsPreventing Runaway Robots 
2016-02-08RoboticsComparison of Motor Controllers 
2016-02-02RoboticsControl your Raspberry Pi remotely 
2016-02-01RoboticsRobotics and Electronics Tutorials 
2015-12-23Digital PhotographyJPEGsnoop - OptionsAdded new options
2015-11-29Digital PhotographyJPEGsnoop - Interesting UsesAdded PSD decode
2011-04-11Digital PhotographyDo-it-Yourself Offsite BackupUpdated dynamic IP section.
2011-04-01Digital PhotographyEXIF Orientation and RotationUpdated diagrams
2010-05-27Iron DungeonAdding Pushups to your Chest RoutineNew!
2010-02-07Digital PhotographyUndelete your Photos! 
2009-03-27Digital PhotographyJPEGsnoop - Identify Edited Photos 
2008-07-22Digital PhotographyIndia Photo Gallery - Updates!Hampi, Varanasi, Jaipur, etc.
2008-05-03Digital PhotographyRights Managed vs Royalty Free Stock Photos 
2008-04-15Web404 Errors, Hackers and LoggingNew
2008-04-15WebComment Spam - Analysis and PreventionNew
2008-04-13Iron DungeonIronDungeon - Steve Rohn Workout PlanNew article
2008-04-13Iron DungeonHi-fat Anabolic Diet 
2008-04-06Digital PhotographyComparison of Photo Catalog SoftwareUpdated
2008-01-25RC HeliFlying High Overhead 
2008-01-19RC HeliMain Rotor Blade Tracking 
2008-01-15RC HeliBeginner’s Guide to RC Helis 
2008-01-14RC HeliRC Helicopter 
2008-01-13RC HeliFirst Big Flight and Video 
2008-01-11RC HeliSudden Drops and Glitches 
2008-01-10RC HeliTail-in & Side-in Hover 
2008-01-09RC HeliFlying Outside 
2007-12-31RC HeliGetting Started in RC Heli 
2007-12-15Digital PhotographyFix Corrupt JPEG Photos!Added Tips
2007-12-03Digital PhotographyJPEG Huffman Coding TutorialAdded JPEGsnoop examples
2007-10-24Digital PhotographyHow to Improve your Scanner JPEG Quality!New article
2007-09-15Digital PhotographyPhoto Gallery: Burning Man 2007First photos online... more to come
2007-08-17Digital PhotographyBurning Man 2007 
2007-07-22Digital PhotographyVersioning in IMatch - Manage Versions 2.3.4New Release 2.3.4
2007-07-20Digital PhotographyPhoto Gallery: Graffiti CompetitionNew gallery online
2007-06-14Digital PhotographyFile Renaming UtilitiesNew
2007-05-10Digital PhotographyVariable JPEG CompressionSony DSC-H9 details
2007-05-05Digital PhotographyDesigning a JPEG DecoderAdded details for chroma subsampling
2007-04-18Digital PhotographyPhoto Gallery: CambodiaNew gallery
2007-03-25Digital PhotographyTravel in CambodiaLatest update: Galleries
2007-02-01Digital PhotographyResaving JPEG in PhotoshopHow to reduce resaving error
2007-01-05Quantization Table Lookup 
2007-01-05Digital PhotographyComparison JPEG compression qualityAdded Nikon D40, etc.
2007-01-05Digital PhotographyJPEG Compression Quantization TablesAdded more cameras
2006-12-29Digital PhotographyWhat is an Optimized JPEG?New
2006-12-20Digital PhotographyReview: Backup NOW! Deluxe 3New
2006-12-20Digital PhotographyReview: DirSync 3New.
2006-12-20Digital PhotographyDigicams and Lossless RotationUpdated sections.
2006-12-14FreedivingFreediving World RecordsUpdated: 9 min 4 sec!
2006-11-24Digital PhotographyReview: Second Copy 7New Review.
2006-11-24Digital PhotographyReview: Genie Backup Manager Pro 7New Review.
2006-11-24Digital PhotographyComparison of Backup SoftwareUpdated
2006-11-15Digital PhotographyIncremental Backup MethodsNew
2006-11-07Digital PhotographyReview: Backup4AllNew
2006-11-07Digital PhotographyPhotoshop Save As vs Save for WebUpdated with extract details
2006-11-05Digital PhotographyRaw Thumbnails in Windows XPNew
2006-11-03Digital PhotographyHow to set up your Backup SoftwareNew
2006-10-30Digital PhotographyChoosing the best Backup SoftwareNew
2006-10-23Digital PhotographyJPEG Lossless ExtendLossless Extension for your JPEG Photos
2006-10-16Digital PhotographyJPEG Chroma SubsamplingNew
2006-10-16Digital PhotographyWhat are THM files?New.
2006-10-15Digital PhotographyRecreate THM from RAW filesNew article
2006-10-12Digital PhotographyComparison of shutter lag and startup delayUpdated and added Nikon dSLRs.
2006-09-28Digital PhotographyJPEG Color space conversionNew. A source of JPEG error.
2006-09-21 Reviews of FastStone Image Viewer 
2006-09-21Digital PhotographyDigital Zoom vs Optical ZoomRevised for Comparison to PS up-res
2006-09-20Digital PhotographyMonitor Calibration and ProfilingOverview of Monaco EZcolor 2.6 + Optix XR
2006-09-19Digital PhotographyMonitor sRGB mode presetNew! What is monitor sRGB?
2006-08-29 Reviews of idImager Lite 
2006-08-29Digital PhotographyDigital SLR Sensor Dust CleaningUpdated for Canon Rebel XTi.
2006-05-10 Reviews of idImager Professional 
2006-03-23Anti-Spam and Spoofing 
2006-03-04Iron DungeonAbdominal DevelopmentNew
2006-01-08Digital PhotographyJPEG Minimum Coded Unit (MCU)New article.
2006-01-08Digital PhotographyJPEG Lossless Rotation testAdded file compare test.
2006-01-07Digital PhotographyLossless Rotation on odd-sized imagesNew article.
2006-01-05Digital PhotographyComparison of JPEG Quality 
2006-01-04Iron DungeonAlcohol and Keeping in Shape 
2005-12-29Iron DungeonCreatine Monohydrate for Rookies 
2005-11-08Digital PhotographyPhoto Catalog Software Reviews 
2005-09-27Digital PhotographyHow to take Portrait PhotosNew
2005-09-23Digital PhotographyHow to Take Landscape PhotosNew
2005-08-25AdventuresAfrica Adventure Travel JournalNew story online: Opuwo
2005-08-23AdventuresPhoto Gallery: AfricaNorth Cape Village... more to come...
2005-08-21Digital PhotographyReview: DownloaderProUpdated: Options & Epson P2000
2005-05-16Digital PhotographyPhoto GalleryNew. Redesigned.
2005-05-06FreedivingFear the Lung Squeeze!New
2005-05-05Digital PhotographyFeature comparison of digital cameras.New
2005-05-03Iron DungeonBest Workout tunesNew songs.
2005-04-13Digital PhotographyReview: Adobe Photoshop Album 2.0Added notes regarding camera RAW.
2005-04-11Digital PhotographyReview of Kanguru Slim FC-RWNew hardware review
2005-03-26FreedivingFreediving Mask Volume MeasurementNew article by Giovanni
2005-03-26Digital PhotographyJPEG compressionAdded breakthrough JPEG compression
2005-03-10Digital PhotographyReview: Kanguru Media X-Change 2.0New hardware review.
2005-03-10Digital PhotographyBook Reviews: PhotoshopNew.
2005-03-06FreedivingSharon's Freediving TrainingAdded Regionals experience
2005-03-06FreedivingFreediving Training BlogLung volume tests and freediving
2005-02-27FreedivingFreediving Training ProgressUpdated
2005-02-22Digital PhotographyJPEG Lossless rotationNew. Currently in progress.
2005-02-19AdventuresPeru - Amazon RiverboatAdded photos
2005-01-08Digital PhotographyPhoto Catalog software and how to choose 
2005-01-06Iron DungeonMultivitamins 
  Reviews of StudioLine Photo Basic 
  Reviews of Zoner Photo Studio Pro 
  Reviews of Expression Media 
 FreedivingFreediving static apnea tables online 
 Digital PhotographyDigital Photography Links 
 Digital PhotographyExport tags from Photoshop Album 
 Digital PhotographyWin XP: Always do the selected option 
 Digital PhotographyWhen to copy an original for editing 
 Digital PhotographyWhy catalog your digital photos? 
 Digital PhotographyPhoto Catalogs - How they work 
 Iron DungeonBulking or Cutting? 
  Reviews of FotoAlbum Pro 
  Reviews of ACDSee Pro 
  Reviews of MediaDex 
  Reviews of DigitalPro 
  Reviews of Compupic Pro 
  Reviews of Compupic 
  Reviews of Apple Aperture 
  Reviews of Adobe Lightroom 
  Reviews of Adobe Bridge 
  Reviews of Mapivi 
  Reviews of Pixvue 
  Reviews of Thumbsplus Pro 
  Reviews of Thumbsplus 
  Reviews of Smartpix 
  Reviews of PFS Manager 
  Reviews of Portfolio 
  Reviews of Picasa 
  Reviews of Picajet FX 
  Reviews of PicaJet 
  Reviews of Photoshop Elements 
  Reviews of Photoshop Album SE 
  Reviews of Photoshop Album 
  Reviews of Photo Mechanic 
  Reviews of iView Media Pro 
  Reviews of iView Media 
  Reviews of iPhoto 
  Reviews of Fotostation Pro 
  Reviews of Fotostation 
  Reviews of Paint Shop Photo Album 
  Reviews of Cumulus 
  Reviews of Cataloguer 
  Reviews of BreezeBrowser Pro 
  Reviews of BreezeBrowser 
  Reviews of Arkipix 
  Reviews of idImager 
  Reviews of IMatch 
  Reviews of ACDSee 
 Iron DungeonHamstring Development 
 Iron DungeonTraining without Equipment 
 Iron DungeonBodybuilding while in Jail 
 Rate your photo catalog software 
 Add your photo catalog software review 
 Digital PhotographyPhotoshop upsizing: incremental or once? 
 Digital PhotographyPhotoshop Tutorial: Removing Redeye 
 ImpulseAdventure Latest News 
 Iron DungeonHow much water to drink every day 
 Iron DungeonTraining Tips 
 Iron DungeonBodyfat skinfold measurements 
 Iron DungeonTen rules to get big 
 Iron DungeonBuild a forearm roller 
 Iron DungeonPredict your One-Rep Max 
 Iron DungeonSummary of topics 
 Iron DungeonMedicine Ball Ab Routine 
 Iron DungeonBiggest Lies in the Gym 
 Iron DungeonHow to be Mr. Olympia 
 Iron DungeonGuide to Bodybuilding Contests 
 Iron DungeonGainer Chart 
 Iron DungeonHow to gain weight 
 Iron DungeonBasic training form 
 Iron DungeonWeight Training FAQs 
 Iron DungeonHow to deadlift 
 Iron DungeonDaily Supplementation Suggestions 
 Iron DungeonBodybuilding Contest Preparations 
 Iron DungeonBodybuilding Contest Diet 
 Iron DungeonWeight Training Books 
 Iron DungeonProtein Bioavailability 
 Iron DungeonPeriodization Bench Routine 
 Iron DungeonEd Coan Bench Periodization 
 Iron DungeonBack to the Basics Training 
 Digital PhotographyNaming conventions for multiple cameras / cards 
 FreedivingThe Best of Freediving Tips 
 FreedivingFreediving Tips - Techniques 
 FreedivingFreediving Tips - All 
 Iron DungeonFinishers for Weight Training 
 Iron DungeonIdeal Body Proportions 
 FreedivingFreediving / Apnea 
 AdventuresParade of the Lost Souls 
 AdventuresHomestay on Isla Amantani, Peru 
 AdventuresAdventure Stories 
 AdventuresA week in the Amazon Jungle, Peru 
 Iron DungeonOverview of Supplements 
 Iron DungeonIron Dungeon Weight Training Articles 
 Iron DungeonStrongman Competitions FAQ 
 Iron DungeonHow to Squat Big-Time! 
 Digital PhotographyFolder hierarchy strategy 
 Digital PhotographyFile naming strategy for digital photos 
 Digital PhotographyImporting photos with Windows XP 
 Iron DungeonHow to do 100 Pushups 
 Digital PhotographyPhoto Catalogs and multiple versions 
 Digital PhotographyCategories / keywords and centralized databases 
 Digital PhotographyReview: Photools IMatch 3.5 
 Digital PhotographyImportant features for an image catalog program 
 Digital PhotographyImage databases and external renaming / editing 
 Digital PhotographyCategory / Keyword Hierarchy 
 Digital PhotographyFilm vs Digital Photography 
 Digital PhotographyHow many megapixels? 
 Digital PhotographyDigital Photography Articles 
 Digital PhotographyNaming scheme for digital photos 
 Digital PhotographyImporting digital photos with automated software 
 Digital PhotographyArchiving / Backup for Digital Photos 
 Digital PhotographyBeware of archiving to hard drives 
 Digital PhotographyReview: BackupNOW Deluxe 3.0 
 Digital PhotographyReview: Beyond Compare 2 
 Digital PhotographyDigital photography equipment 
 Digital PhotographyBeginner Guide to Digital Photography 
 Digital PhotographyNoise Reduction software