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Photographer Captures the Old-Soul Beauty of Senior Dogs

Colin Gorenstein
Pete Thorne is bored with cute puppy pictures The Canadian photographer resolved his distaste by snapping a series of senior dogs who are just as cute as puppies in their own disheveled, snaggle-toothed way See also: 19 Dogs That Don't Care About Society's View of Beauty Thorne started small with the project, photographing a friend's greying dog named Sprout against a solid backdrop. When he felt confident enough, he put up a few posters advertising the project and asking for subjects to spotlight. He was shocked by the overwhelming response he got from the public The project, titled "Old Faithful," has now expanded to include 50 photographs of old dogs. Thorne regularly updates his collection on Instagram and Facebook Read more...More about Photography, Dogs, Watercooler, Pics, and Pugs

The Ottawa Parliament Shooting: As It Happened

Brian Ries
Wednesday morning in Ottawa, Canada, seemed like the start of any other October morning in the country's capital: Slightly chilly, a light breeze blew through the air and the sun was trying to peek through the clouds. Rachael Mounce, a tourist, took a photo of the city's Parliament building, posting it with the caption, "good morning from Ottawa!" She was due to go on a tour of the building — but ultimately decided against it. A photo posted by rachael mounce (@rachiee_m) on Oct 10, 2014 at 6:18am PDT Another man, Evanem, took a tour of the city's National War Memorial and snapped a photo of the two ceremonial guards standing beside it. Read more...More about Us World and World

Jawbone Drop Creates Tweet-Enabled Playlists for Your Jambox

Karissa Bell
Jawbone just made its Jambox speaker an even better party accessory. The company rolled out a new music app, Jawbone Drop, that allows users to manage group playlists with tweets. See also: Twitter Fabric Aims to Help Developers Build Better, More Lucrative Apps Unveiled at Twitter's Flight conference Wednesday, the app takes advantage of Twitter's newly announced Fabric platform so that Rdio and Spotify playlists can be controlled by groups of friends with tweets. "It’s a new music app that elevates the social music experience to a whole new level — it plays music you’ll love with the touch of a button, takes requests from your friends in a seamless way, and constantly adapts to ensure everyone hears music that they’ll enjoy, " the company wrote in a blog post. Read more...More about Twitter, Tech, Jawbone, Apps Software, and Apps And Software