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Photography

The key to smaller cameras that don’t suck could lie in this incredible material

Researchers recently used graphene to develop a tiny camera sensor with a high resolution -- and low noise levels. The supermaterial helps the smaller sensors to manage more pixels without degrading image quality.
Photography

Canon filed more U.S. patents than Google, Apple, and Intel in 2016

If you had to guess which tech companies filed the most patents, would Canon be on your list? In 2016, the Japanese imaging giant filed over 3,000 patents, earning it third place among filers in the United States
Photography

Photo Grid collage app adds enhanced interface, AI to the mix in update

The popular, free collage app PhotoGrid has a new design, new personal recommendations, and new filters, thanks to an update. The latest version is available for both iOS and Android.
Mobile

Weekly rewind: Nintendo Switch incoming, incredible space photos, Vegas' self-driving buses

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on 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 stories from…
Photography

VSCO closes its New York offices — including the free photo studio

The company behind the popular mobile editing app VSCO has downsized back to two locations after opening in New York only last year. The company's free photo studio also closed, but could be reopening in California.
Photography

Modular, lightweight Motocrane is the first universal car-mounted camera rig

Motocrane is a one-size-fits-all solution for using your car as a mobile video camera dolly. Designed to be as universal, the setup includes everything you need, from the camera arm to the wireless monitor.
Photography

Adobe experiments with the possibility of 3D face rotations — on a 2D image

What if you could rotate a 2D portrait in 3D? That's the idea Adobe Research is working on in the latest in a series of teasers. The third teaser comes after a Siri-like voice assistant for Photoshop and a 3D version of Photoshop.
Photography

Red’s Helium 8K S35 camera obliterates DxOMark sensor score record

Cinema-oriented camera company Red has outdone itself, beating its already-impressive DxOMark Sensor Score record by more than half a dozen points with its new Helium 8K S35 sensor.
Photography

Super Bowl LI to feature player POV replays – without attached cameras

Fox Sports wanted to offer player POV replays for Super Bowl LI next month, but knew that a helmet-based GoPro was a no-go. So it turned instead to Intel, which has adapted its clever 360 Replay technology to offer a cool new…
Social Media

Canada’s PM Justin Trudeau just became the first politician to host a Snapchat Live Story

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau is officially the first politician to take part in a Snapchat Live Story. As part of his trip across Ontario on Thursday, Trudeau took to the visual messaging app to host a townhall-style Q&A session.
Social Media

Snapchat is making it easier to find content with new universal search tool

At long last Snapchat is updating the tool that continues to confuse or put off users of its service. We’re talking about its baffling search mechanism, which is now being scrapped in favor of an encompassing universal search bar.
Photography

‘Spy in the Wild’: BBC documentary hides cameras inside robotic animals

A new documentary series is hiding cameras inside animatronic animals to get an unusual glimpse of wildlife -- and their emotions. Watch what happens when a group of monkeys believe the camera has "died."