Corel VideoStudio raises the bar with 360 compatibility and mask tools

Corel's top video editor can now handle 360 video, mask out single objects, and more with the latest software update. The new version brings advanced features into a program that Corel says is easy enough for anyone to use.

Snap the ultimate selfie with this extreme DIY ring light

Tech learning company Adafruit has a new tutorial -- and it's all about getting the perfect light for smartphone shots. This DIY project is not for the faint of heart, however.

Kodak follows the Ektra with a tablet thanks to new license agreement

After allowing another company to use the Kodak name on a smartphone, the historic imaging company will now license their name for a tablet. The agreement goes to a France-based company, Archos.

As global shutter sensors improve, so does the tech that uses them

Devices that need to "see" their surroundings to work could be getting more accurate, thanks to Sony's latest global shutter sensors. The latest line is more sensitive to light with additional triggering options.

Alexa can now tell stories based on the photos you upload

A new company is aiming to give Alexa the ability to tell stories about your own personal and family history by simply adding photos. Mylestone is an Alexa app that retells stories based on your own photos.
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3D-printed miniature camera sees the world the way a bird of prey does

Do you want a camera inspired by the way that eagles and other winged predators see the world? Then check out this new miniature camera setup, capable of being 3D-printed onto a chip.

Video offers 3 tips for finding portrait locations in everyday places

In their video, the Mango Street Lab team talks about how they approach looking for locations around town, and how they find interesting compositions even in grungy semi-scary places.

FaceApp uses neural networks to change your look, now available on Android

The new app uses neural networks to alter the content of your face, adding a smile or making you look older, while keeping things photorealistic. In theory, anyway. In practice, it may not quite be there yet, but it's still worth a laugh.
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DJI teams up with world’s biggest model aviation group for new programs

A new partnership between DJI and the Academy of Model Aeronautics could mean new opportunities for both AMA members and DJI fans. The partnership could help boost programs for youth and public safety officials.
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Joopic CamBuddy Review

The CamBuddy is a do-it-all camera sensor that's all it's cracked up to be.