Cool Tech

See what a rocket engine’s 512K pounds of thrust looks like up close — and in 360

NASA recently tested one of the engines for the Space Launch System -- and recorded it with 360 degree cameras. See just how powerful the engine that could send a spaceship to Mars is.

Predecessor to mirrorless is officially defunct — so what’s next for Micro 4/3?

The camera system that launched the modern mirrorless camera is now out of production -- so what's next for the Micro Four Thirds system? A recent interview with Olympus researchers suggests 8K video and more dual stabilization is on the…
Social Media

Beta version of Pinterest's new Lens feature now available to iOS, Android users

Finding pins of things that inspire you in real life will soon be easier than ever with a new suite of Pinterest visual tools powered by AI. The new tools generate suggested pins based on other photos or even your camera.

Facebook rolls out Messenger Day, its Snapchat Stories-like feature, to Android, iOS

After being tested it Poland and Australia, Messenger Day is ready for the biggest stage of all. Facebook said it is rolling out the Snapchat Stories-like feature to Android and iOS.
Buying Guides

Home printer buying guide: How to choose the best printer

Inkjet or laser? Do I need an all-in-one? What is PictBridge? Do I need a network capable printer? We answer these common questions and help you decide which type of printer suits you best in our home printer buying guide.
Social Media

How to use Facebook Live

Facebook Live makes it easier than ever to stream live video directly from your mobile device, whether it be an Android or iOS offering. Here, we show you how to get started with the feature and how to make the most of it.

Lynx video slider system is synced to the motion of your smartphone

Back on Kickstarter for the fourth time, camera accessory company Cinetics is launching the Lynx Camera Motion Control system. The Bluetooth-enabled system offers a wide range of motion -- and an unusual control feature.

5 cool new 360-degree cameras that will turn your head

Recording and sharing 360-degree images and video is only growing in popularity, and lots of companies are showing off cameras that connect with smartphones to record of view VR-style content. Here are five new standouts.

Want to sell your photos on Amazon? Shutterstock launches new partnership

Shutterstock photographers and artists may find their work gracing the walls of more homes, thanks to a new Amazon storefront. A team at Shutterstock curates the new collection for posters and wall art.

Don't rip out your windows to try this crazy photography trick

In this video, Mark Wallace talks about a simple one-light shoot where he uses a silver window screen to create textured images. It's more proof that all you need is some good ideas and the willingness to try them out.
Product Review

D-Link Omna 180 Cam HD Review

The first smart camera for Apple HomeKit works well, but it's far from perfect.