Relive your most epic thrills and spills with the 8 best action cams

Action cameras are great tools for capturing videos of your everyday activities, whether it's a birthday party or the steepest slope you've ever descended on your snowboard. These mini camcorders are easy to use, and they shoot…

Edit videos with a $20 game controller to save time and have more fun

Editing videos can be a chore. But what if you could save some time editing and have more fun doing it? This trick will do just that, allowing you to edit your videos with a game controller on the cheap.
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Chocolate vs. vanilla? It’s not even a contest, Instagram analysis finds

Cakejournal recently took a close look at the most Instagrammed desserts across the country and their flavors of choice, and the results are clear. When it comes to America’s sweet tooth, it’s all about the chocolate.

Instagram is bringing detailed in-app analytics to business profiles

As part of its upcoming business profiles, Instagram will release Facebook-style analytics to help brands better measure activity and engage with their audiences. The metrics would provide better insights than comments or likes.

Google code hints of RAW+JPEG photo capture support in Android camera app

A few lines of code in Google Camera's APK shows Nexus devices might soon have the ability to capture RAW+JPEG photos, inside Android's stock photo app. The feature will let users shoot uncompressed photos for editing and JPEGs for sharing.

Get snapping: Inexpensive Raspberry Pi Zero now comes camera-ready

Building a camera equipped, micro-PC is now cheaper than ever, as the $5 Raspberry Pi Zero now comes equipped with a connector to hook up the Pi Foundations' camera module, letting you get imaging for less.

Weekly Rewind: Disappearing tattoos, Facebook's Trending Topics scandal, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech…
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Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: Smartphone lenses, camping lanterns, and a 7-band Wi-Fi router

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!

From shambling zombies to parting the Red Sea, FX guru Sam Nicholson has done it all 4:34

From parting the Red Sea to dealing with waves of marauding zombies, Sam Nicholson takes us behind the scenes on how his visual effects company creates some of the most incredible special effects for blockbuster movies and hit…
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While everyone freaked out about Instagram’s new logo, a bigger change took place

Instagram's most active users have to figure out new ways to get their content in front of your eyes. But even though the new algorithmic timeline may be unpopular, it could make the service better.

Sony camera sensor production is back, but company still sees shortages

Sony's sensor manufacturing, a vital part of the company's business, has been shut down for weeks as Sony repairs damage resulting from the recent earthquakes in Japan. Months later, the company is still seeing a shortage for some models.

Instagram expands baffling list of censored hashtags to stem the rise of NSFW pics

Instagram has expanded its list of banned hashtags in an effort to further target pornographic material on its app. The updated list now includes a host of baffling new entries, including #Kansas and #Easter, among others.