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Canon PowerShot SX280 HS Review

The Canon Powershot SX280 HS is the latest in Canon’s SX line of megazooms and it comes with a slew of nice features. For a user looking for an advanced point-and-shoot with a…

  • Pros: Powerful 20x zoom , Sharp images in well-lit/daylight…
  • Cons: Poor placement of built-in flash , Noisy at high ISO…

HP updates Envy printer lineup with 4500 and 5530 e-All-in-One multifunction devices

In addition to built-in wireless connectivity that lets you print from anywhere or from a smartphone, HP's new Envy 4500 and 5530 multifunction printers also feature a new subscription service that ensures you never run out of ink.

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This thesis project makes real-life animated GIFs! Wait … what?

Indulge your GIF obsession in real-life with a point and shoot camera, printer combo, developed by college student Jiho Jang, called GIFTY.

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Canon PowerShot ELPH 130 IS Review

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 130 IS is a compact camera that’s easy to use, but don’t expect dazzling features or performance from this basic shooter.

  • Pros: 8x optical zoom , Compact, lightweight , No-fuss automatic…
  • Cons: Subpar low-light quality , Overall, not a fast camera , No…

Epson Expression Premium XP-800 Review

Like its namesake, the Epson Expression Premium XP-800 has a premium price, but has desirable features including a large 3.5-inch touchscreen, duplex capability for both printing…

  • Pros: Good print quality and performance , Large 3.5 color…
  • Cons: Small-capacity paper tray , Useful user’s manual isn’t…

Google+ app review: The social network you’re not using gets better

Google+ got a huge update on the Web earlier this week, and now the Android app is getting its own revamping. New photography and location features lead the way on this update to Google's social networking tool.

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Yahoo enlivens Flickr with a Pinterest-esque redesign and 1TB of space

Answering the call to make it awesome again, Yahoo unveiled a redesigned Flickr that's more photo centric. To lure users back, Yahoo is also offering 1TB of storage.

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Samsung HMX-QF30 Review

The Samsung HMX-QF30 camcorder is designed for people who want an affordable, dedicated video recorder with midrange features like optical zoom with image stabilization. But…

  • Pros: Affordable Full HD video-capture solution , Wi-Fi…
  • Cons: Average video quality , Unresponsive touchscreen , Wi-Fi…

Worried about your dirty Snapchats being found? This app promises to clean ’em up

Worried about accidentally saving Snapchat data? New research says it's possible to recover snaps - but an update to Android app Clean Master is able to wipe this all off your phone.

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Hands on: Are Google’s new photo editing features a gimmick, or powerful software in disguise?

Despite Google's amazing claims, its new additions to Google+ photography won't take all the manual labor out of sorting and correcting your photos. We went hands on to put the features through their paces.

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Nikon 1 J3 Review

The Nikon 1 J3 is the latest in the Nikon 1 mirroless interchangeable lens camera (ILC) lineup. It features a 14.2-megapixel sensor, 10-30mm kit lens, and a light, stylish, and…

  • Pros: Light, compact stylish design , Great 3-inch 921k-Dot LCD…
  • Cons: Average lens (10-30mm f/3.5-5.6) , Lower quality images at…

Google+ Photos gets ‘auto awesome’ animated GIF feature and much more

Calling it a new photo experience that shows what can happen when Google is your darkroom, Google Senior VP Vic Gundotra shows off the new photo tools in the revamped Google+.

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Cat Fancy: What happens when you hire an ‘esteemed cat photographer’ into your home

What happens when you hire Chanan, a famous cat photographer, for an in-home session? Sometimes, it doesn't always go according to plan. A writer talks about his experience.

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Add a 5-megapixel camera module to your Raspberry Pi for $25

Forget about emulating retro games or managing your bike's headlight. This official camera from the Raspberry Pi Foundation can help your Model A or B mini-computer capture 5-megapixel stills and 1080p videos at up to 30 fps.

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Nikon pumps up mirrorless 1-system with fastest interchangeable lens to date

Nikon's new 1 Nikkor 32mm f/1.2 is not only the fastest 1-system lens to date, it's the first to have a silent motor, manual focus ring, and Nano Crystal Coat – features typically found in Nikkor SLR lenses.

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