How To Set Up And Use Apple's New Photos App In OS X Yosemite

Last week, Apple released an update to Yosemite that includes a new Photos app. This app is a working replacement for iPhoto, and it does a much better job of organising your photos without hogging system resources. Here’s how to use it.

The Diamond Home Screen

Who needs horizontal lines? This home screen design shifts everything on its end, putting all the essential widgets and shortcuts on a stylish diamond grid.

Learn How To Animate Like A Disney Animator With This Video Course

If you’ve ever wanted to make your own cartoons, learning the basic principles of animation from two of Disney’s greatest is a great way to start. This video course explains each of the “12 Principles of Animation” in an entertaining and easy-to-understand way.

Snapseed Adds Non-Destructive Editing, More Filters

iPhone/Android: It’s been a long time since the Google-owned Snapseed photo editing app got an update. Today, it gets a bunch of handy new features in both the Android and iPhone versions.

Get A Better DIY Headshot With Side Lighting

You can easily take your own great portrait photo by using lighting that is set to the side of the camera rather than the camera’s flash. You’ll end up with a more polished looking photo.

OS X 10.10.3 Arrives With New Photos App

Apple released the OS X 10.10.3 update today, which includes a new Photos app that replaces iPhoto and Aperture, as well as a few other minor improvements.

The Fantasy Day Home Screen

Few things are as annoying as turning your phone on at night and getting blasted in the face with your bright cheery home screen. This design keeps it minimal, and automatically switches between a light and dark theme depending on the time of day.

The Jagged Desktop

Sharp points and angles are the theme of Mahmoud’s desktop. While it’s certainly dramatic, we also love the way he’s customised it to fit his style and his workflow. Here’s how he set everything up.

GifGrabber Captures Your Mac's Screen And Makes Animated GIFs

Mac: Animated GIFs get your point across visually without using a video. You often make animated GIFS from an existing video, but if you just want to capture your screen, GifGrabber will do the trick.

The Ocean Waves Home Screen

Android: If the onset of autumn already has you long for the summer days of ocean fun, this home screen will get you in the mood.