Polaroid’s Cube action camera gets more mobile with Wi-Fi, smartphone app

Polaroid has made its fun and tiny action cam, the Cube, a bit more mobile, thanks to built-in Wi-Fi. The new Cube+ works with a companion app for iOS or Android.

Afraid of heights? Explore Yosemite’s El Capitan from your couch with Street View

Google's latest mapping project involves a lot of verticality. A team shot images from Yosemite's El Capitan rock face. It's yet another impressive addition to the service's vast library of images.

Make any surface your virtual canvas with this 3D laser smartpen

The Phree smart pen can write on any surface and transmit your pen strokes in real time to most apps on your smartphone, tablet, or PC. A special optical sensor and 3D laser tracks the motion with speed and accuracy.

Apple scoops major ad industry award for its ‘Shot on iPhone 6’ campaign

Apple has bagged top prize at an international advertising event for its "Shot on iPhone 6" campaign. Highlighting the handset's camera, the billboard and poster campaign used stunning images snapped by iPhone 6 users from around the world.

BitTorrent’s new photo app is the quick and easy way to share between iOS and Android

BitTorrent has a new photo app, Shoot, that uses its Sync peer-to-peer technology for transferring photos and videos easily, quickly, and privately between iOS, Android, and Windows Phone devices. We take it for a test drive.
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Instagram’s updated Explore feature takes on Twitter with focus on real-time events

Instagram has overhauled the Explore feature of its app by helping users to more easily surface content relating to real-time events. The app's search algorithms have also been updated, enabling Instagrammers to more effectively locate…

13 strange, but helpful camera accessories for your iPhone or Android

With the rise of smartphones cameras in casual photography, comes an equally large explosion of accessories that attempt to enhance your photos. We take a look at a few of them – many are actually useful, while some are plain comical.

How to share photos on Android (and our favorite apps to use)

We take our smartphones with us everywhere now, and they’re perfect for capturing those precious spontaneous shots. In this guide, we delve into the best ways to back up and share those photos with family and friends.

Taylor Swift called out as a hypocrite following her demand that Apple pay artists

After Taylor Swift's recent open letter inspired a change to Apple Music's policy, a photographer wrote her accusing her of applying a double standard. Her camp has been far less receptive to the complaints than Apple was to hers.

Photoshop has a new interface just for app designers

If you design user interfaces for applications in Photoshop, this year's release could make it much easier. In the 2015 build, Adobe is bundling in its new "Design Space," a tweaked user interface and tool system, built in HTML 5.

Alinea Project is one man’s attempt to recreate a restaurant’s culinary brilliance

After being blown away by his meal at Alinea, one of the world's most creative restaurants, Allen Hemberger attempted to re-create the recipes from the restaurant's cookbook. The Alinea Project, a blog and book, documents Hemberger's…