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Snap school: University uses Snapchat to inform students of acceptance

Students waiting to find out if they've been accepted into the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay are receiving confirmation in the form of a Snapchat message. Will more colleges end up adopting the unorthodox route?
Wearables

You can now buy prescription lenses for Snapchat Spectacles starting from $99

Owners of Snapchat Spectacles can now get prescription lenses for the wearable courtesy of NYC-based lens manufacturer Rochester Optical, the same company that offers prescription solutions for Google Glass.
Photography

The best place to print photos: 7 options from budget-friendly to gallery quality

Looking for the best place to print photos? Finding a good printer that won't wreck the colors or blur the details is tough, but we've got you covered with seven options from the ultra-affordable to gallery quality.
Photography

Adorama's photography web series launches third season with international focus

Adorama's popular web series offering a behind-the-scenes glimpse into different photographers' work is headed for a third season, this time featuring artists in Hong Kong and Japan.
Photography

Fox, GoPro to give fans a ref's-eye view of the field for Big Ten Championship

Was that a bad call? College football fans will have a better idea, thanks to an deal between Fox Sports and GoPro to equip referees with action cameras. After testing last week, the ref cams will be fully integrated into the Big…
Buying Guides

Get the best deals at the lowest prices with our favorite Cyber Week deals

The Cyber Monday sales event has transformed into Cyber Week. That said, many of these discounts are featured all week, or at least until the stock is depleted. Here are our favorite deals so far, whether you're looking to pick up a 4K TV…
Photography

Fuji’s latest mirrorless boasts an unobstructed flip screen for selfie lovers

Fujifilm's latest budget mirrorless offers a 100 percent view on the selfie screen -- but sacrifices the hot shoe slot and a few megapixels. The tilt screen also slides up so the camera doesn't block the screen while flipped…
Wearables

PogoCam attachable camera offers another take on photo-capable eyewear

The PogoCam features the convenience of a glasses-mounted camera without sacrificing style, all while potentially alleviating privacy concerns. It's not as fun or as simple as Snapchat Spectacles, but it could bring wearable tech to a new…
Photography

Picture this: 8 quick tips to make yourself a better photographer

Photographer Troy Nikolic shares eight simple tips for improving your photography. Whether you're shooting with your phone for Instagram or DSLR for a five-digit advertising campaign, these tips will help bring you back to the…
Photography

Wannabe pro sports shooters, there may be knocks ahead

For professional sports photographers, getting up close and personal at events doesn't come without risk. Take these unlucky shooters, who found themselves in the firing line while in pursuit of that special picture, as an example.
Social Media

Undisclosed ads on Instagram are no longer just limited to posts by celebs

Instagram's stealth advertising problem no longer encompasses just celebs. Consumer advocacy groups are now decrying the rise of "microinfluencers" who are posting undisclosed endorsements in violation of FTC guidelines.
Social Media

How to download Facebook photos

Ready to kick the Facebook habit or merely looking to download a local backup of your most precious moments? Here's how to do so using the social network's built-in features and a web-based app known as Pick & Zip.