Brompton Bikes launches Instagram film contest for city explorers 1:12

Foldable-bicycle specialist Brompton is offering the chance to win some free travel and bikes in a short-film contest judged by Guy Ritchie, among others. All you have to do is enter a 15-second video with the theme "unseen city"…

Recently is the app that turns your photos into an artsy monthly magazine

Looking for a way to share your digital photos in an analog medium? Turn them into a monthly magazine with Recently, a monthly subscription service that prints your most recent photos in a beautifully bound periodical.
Social Media

Belgians support #BrusselsLockdown with cute cat pics in effort to aid police

Over the weekend Belgian police carried out anti-terrorism raids, asking the public not to disclose information. In turn, social media users flooded #BrusselsLockdown with photos of cats.

Cyclops Gear’s CGX2 action camera captures your stunts in Ultra-High Def

Cyclops Gear's new action camera, the CGX2, touts 4K video recording and an LCD in a compact, GoPro-esque form-factor. Included are various mounting accessories, and it has a lower price than an equivalent Hero4.

Weekly Rewind: Selfie mirrors, Bieber breaks instagram, BMW’s next great car

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…
Health & Fitness

47-year-old Tony Hawk skates first ever horizontal loop

Skateboard legend Tony "Birdman" Hawk, who completed the first documented 900 spin, just completed the first horizontal loop: the Sony Spiral.

Panasonic’s Post Focus mode lets you shoot first, worry about refocusing later

Panasonic is introducing a new shooting mode called Post Focus. With one press of the shutter button, the camera shoots multiple photos with multiple focus points, allowing you to "refocus" later.

Cirque du Soleil is using VR to put you on stage in its latest production 1:58

Virtual reality is shaping up to, potentially, be the next big revolution in tech. Now Cirque du Soleil, the world famous theater company, has decided to explore the medium.
Social Media

Instagram shuts off API access for feed reading apps

If you're the developer of a third-party feed reading app for Instagram, you might need to change up your app. Instagram is giving developers until June 1, 2016, to submit their apps for review.

Don’t shoot RAW: Reuters instructs photographers to submit only JPEGs

News agency Reuters is requesting all its freelance photographers to submit only original, unedited JPEG files, not uncompressed RAW files, citing its ethics policy and a need for speed.
Social Media

Artist’s simple ‘Peace for Paris’ drawing is the Internet’s symbol for solidarity

Jean Jullien's "Peace for Paris" symbol appeared as a simple doodle after the Paris attacks, but has become a widespread symbol through social media expressing solidarity among the global community.
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Tumblr wants more of your GIFs, comes up with a tool so you can easily create them

Ever wanted to easy make GIFs from your own pictures and videos, then share them on Tumblr? Now you can with GIF Maker, a new feature in Tumblr's iPhone app that simplifies the GIF making process.