Google’s Camera app gets an Android N makeover with slow-mo video and more

Google added features like slow motion capture from the Android N preview to the Google Camera app in the Play Store. If your device is compatible with the app version, you can also snap photos while recording.

YouTube rolls out 360 video live streaming, will showcase Coachella acts

YouTube plans to show off its new 360 live-streaming technology this weekend at the Coachella Valley Music and Art Festival. Select artists performances will be streamed in the new format.
Virtual Reality

VideoBlocks to offer 360-degree stock video footage for virtual reality

Stock video provider VideoBlocks announced that it's the first agency to provide 360-degree content for use in VR experiences. The company is also opening up its Marketplace to all members who want to contribute 360-degree…
Social Media

Meet the man selling bundles of cash on Instagram and calling it art

Meet Matty Mo, an LA-based artist known better by his monicker -- "The Most Famous Artist." His latest project involved selling money for money -- as art. Mo listed a series of 10 art objects for sale, each for $5,000. And they all sold

Birdie lets you chuck a camera into the air and capture pictures as it descends

Meet Birdie, the "aerodynamic accessory for action cams" that allow you to launch your camera into the air and take continuous photos or videos all the way up and all the way back down.

This flexible camera takes crazy images

This video shows what pictures might look like if you could bend your camera to change the field of view. A research team at Columbia University made a flexible camera lens array that can wrap around everyday objects, capturing unique…

Save to Google is a new Chrome extension that does what it says and little else

Save to Google, a new Chrome extension from Google, is a bookmarking service that lets you easily save Web pages and images to a centralized location. It joins Google's several other bookmarking tools, including Save to Google Drive.

Replace your boring old case with a customized Nexus ‘Live Case’ from Google

Google has taken the wraps off of 'Live Cases,' allowing you to customize your own case for your Nexus phone. You can even set a matching background for the case, as well as use the programmable button on the back.
Social Media

Ohio teen live-streams friend’s sexual assault on Periscope, gets indicted

An 18-year-old in Ohio has been indicted for using Twitter's video-streaming service Periscope to broadcast the rape of her 17-year-old friend. A prosecutor noted that this was the first time a crime of this type was live-streamed in his…

Going beyond the action: Developer program opens new worlds for GoPro cameras

GoPro has announced a new Developer Program that would allow third-parties to incorporate GoPro cameras into their applications and hardware. More than 100 partners, including BMW and Fisher-Price, have already signed up.

GoPro lures key Apple designer from Jony Ive’s close-knit team

GoPro has nabbed a core member of Apple's famously close-knit design team as the company seeks to boost its business following slowing sales of its action cameras. Danny Coster spent more than 20 years at Apple and was seen as a key figure…