Sony's A7R II made us fall in love with cameras all over again

No recent camera has been as advanced as Sony’s A7R II, a high-resolution full-frame wonder that captures fantastic photos and 4K videos, for pros and enthusiasts alike.
Social Media

Forget Christmas cards, use these social media tips to share great festive posts instead

This holiday season, replace the quaint act of handing out Christmas cards with social media greetings. From Snapchat to Pinterest, use these networks to create personalized messages for all your friends and family.

Watch a pro skier almost get wiped out by a falling drone

World champion skier Marcel Hirscher is one lucky guy. During a slalom race in Italy on Tuesday night, the Austrian was a split second away from having a hefty-looking out-of-control drone crash right on top of him.

VideoBlocks partners with Discovery Channel, adds network’s unused footage to library

VideoBlocks, the stock video provider, has inked a deal with the Discovery Channel to offer 30,000 HD and 4K clips in its Marketplace. The footage span 30 years of Discovery's programming.

GoPro footage shows pilots’ POV of Qantas 747 landing in San Francisco

To mark the return of its flights to San Francisco, Qantas created this time-lapse video, from a GoPro, of the inaugural approach and landing. The refreshed Boeing 747-400 made the trip from Sydney.
Social Media

Facebook now lets you share Live Photos from your iPhone 6S on its iOS app

Facebook is rolling out integration for Apple's Live Photos feature as part of an iOS app update. iPhone 6S and 6S Plus users will now be able to upload Live Photos to the Facebook app.

Enlaps is the world’s first unlimited time-lapse photography solution

Weatherproof and self-contained, this purpose-built time-lapse Enlaps Tikee camera claims to provide "a unique, complete and intuitive solution to create quality time lapses from pictures shooting to Web sharing."
Cool Tech

Awesome tech you can't buy yet: $15 computers, desktop CNC mills, and a smartphone microscope

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!

Need a memorable profile picture? Use this new MIT algorithm

MIT has created an artificial intelligence system that can actually predict how well your brain will retain a certain image, and which aspects of it will leave the deepest impression.
Social Media

More NFL Action Coming to Snapchat as Part of Exclusive Partnership

The NFL has extended its partnership with Snapchat to include additional Explorer footage. As part of the deal, even more official and user-created game clips will now be available on the video-sharing app.
Social Media

Kendall Jenner and her fellow Instagram models are earning up to $300K per post

Popular Instagram models can earn up to $300,000 per Instagram post. The top earners on the photo-sharing app include Kendall Jenner, Cara Delevigne, and Gigi Hadid.