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Get An Alert When Your Favourite Directors Release New Movies

Get An Alert When Your Favourite Directors Release New Movies

I miss movies; more importantly, I miss going to the movies. But I’ve also completely forgotten about any and all things Hollywood during the past three months of quarantine. That’s why I’m thrilled to see that someone has created a website—Director Alerts—to help you keep tabs on what’s happening with…

These 1924 Copyrighted Works Enter The Public Domain In 2020

These 1924 Copyrighted Works Enter The Public Domain In 2020

For the second year in a row, January 1 brings thousands of classic copyrighted works into the public domain. Under U.S. law, works published any time in 1924 will enter the public domain on January 1, 2020. This includes books, films, artworks, sheet music, and other concrete creative works—but unfortunately…

How Do I Scan Old Film Negatives?

How Do I Scan Old Film Negatives?

We’re going old-school with this week’s Ask Lifehacker, where we solve your quirky technological issues. While plenty of people now use their smartphones as their default camera of choice, some still enjoy a trusty point-and-shoot. And the elite among you might even pull out something called film from time to…