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.

Twenty-five awesome laptop bags for everyone, from students to globetrotters

Choosing the right laptop bag is no easy feat -- after all, no one likes to second guess themselves. Here are some of the best laptop bags on the market, from backpacks to sleeves, so you can get it right the first time around.

Publishing house aims to bring out print-on-demand fine art books

Platforms like Amazon's CreateSpace make it possible to print and publish just one book -- a new service could offer that same capability to photographers. The Out of the Phone Project is aiming to create a web-based platform for…

Facebook thwarts Prisma’s live-streaming video effects, denies app API access

Prisma's Facebook live-streaming feature was short-lived -- the social media giant has denied the app from using the API required for streaming. The artistic photo and video effects app says another platform may be possible for live…
Cool Tech

DJI drops the speed specs on the Inspire 2 and apologizes to customers

DJI appears to have released the details on their cinema drone too quickly, and now the company has revised the specs with a lower speed. The drone will fly nearly 10 mph slower than originally anticipated, but still a speedy 58 mph.

Sony's legacy of killer compact cameras continues with the A6500

Sony’s best-selling compact mirrorless A6000-series gets a new advanced model with faster performance and five-axis image stabilization. We take the A6500 for a hands-on test.

Nigel Barker’s ‘Top Model’-inspired web series awards ‘Top Photographer’ prize

Nigel Barker, best known for his work on 'America's Next Top Model,' teamed up with famed camera retailer Adorama on a new web series called 'Top Photographer,' and the show just selected its final winner for the season.

GoPro axes entertainment division, 200 employees in restructuring

GoPro's rough year is being capped by a company-wide restructuring and the closure of the company's entertainment division. The company says over 200 employees will be let go next year as the company works to achieve profitability.

Photo-hosting platform SmugMug unveils brand new Apple TV app

SmugMug is taking its photo hosting to the big screen with its all new Apple TV app. Like its mobile apps, you'll be able to browse and share your photos with family and friends on your Apple TV.

Plex Pass now has automated photo tagging and faster syncing speeds

Plex has updated its photo features with faster uploads, integrated video, and an all new automated tagging system that uses machine learning to make searching photos easier than ever.

Flickr opens up its annual ‘Your Best Shot’ photo competition

Flickr is only a few days away from opening up submissions for its annual "Your Best Shot" photo competition for 2016. Starting Thursday, December 1, you'll be able to submit a single photo that's been uploaded to Flickr in 2016.
Social Media

Snapchat plans first interactive 3D lens to promote ‘Underworld: Blood Wars’

Snapchat is partnering with film studio Screen Gems on a sponsored lens for its upcoming release "Underworld: Blood Wars." The AR feature could turn out to be better than the snooze-inducing franchise it's promoting thanks to its…