This blink-to-shoot camera attaches to any pair of glasses

The wink-to-shoot camera that puts what’s arguably the biggest feature from Google Glass into any pair of glasses is now headed to the United States after successfully raising more than $220,000 in crowdfunding in Japan.
Cool Tech

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Mesh antennas, portable AC, and more

From mesh antennas to crazy portable air conditioners, we recap some of our favorite crowdfunding projects on Kickstarter and Indiegogo this week. You can't buy these gadgets yet, but we hope you can soon!

Keep your camera gear organized with these 3 do-it-yourself projects

No matter how much gear you have or how little space you have to store it, there are plenty of ways to get the job done. Today, we've gathered three different DIY hacks to help keep your camera gear looking good in storage.
Virtual Reality

How VR can help humanity by putting you in someone else’s shoes

Digital Trends recently spoke with Fugitives Editorial and StoryUP, two creative agencies putting virtual reality to work not just for entertainment, but for actual good.

Palette’s analog controls make digital editing more efficient

Pallette is an accessory that uses physical buttons, dials, and sliders to create a surprisingly efficient way to edit creative content.

Two foolproof ways to remove the background from a photo

Check out this guide to learn how to remove the background from an image - regardless of whether or not you have a copy of Photoshop or not.
Social Media

Snapchat story playlists put you in charge of the viewing experience

Snapchat is replacing its auto-advance function with a new Story playlist feature that’s all about personal curation. It is also introducing a design change that won't please its Discover media partners, but should be welcomed by users.
Cool Tech

Nothing left behind: GearEye keeps tabs on everything from lenses to SD cards

A startup is working to ensure photographers never arrive at a shoot without an SD card again. GearEye is a new system that checks your gear bag to make sure nothing is left behind: drones, lenses and anything you can slap a sticker on.
Cool Tech

Infrared camera could help dentists discover cavities much earlier

A new smart technology could provide a new way for dentists to carry out checks for cavities: using a noninvasive infrared camera that could catch tooth damage before it’s too late.

App update lets you create moving artwork with Prisma’s new video capability

Prisma's filters that use artificial intelligence to create painting-like effects can now be applied to videos with a new iOS app update. Android users will have to wait -- but they can now access filters offline.

Polaroid launches an app-based photo printing service to get real Polaroid prints from your iPhone

Polaroid's latest official app turns iPhone shots into actual white-framed polaroids. The new app includes options from traditional prints to canvas -- but the service has so far only launched in the U.K.
Social Media

Instagram Stories is a hit with 100 million daily views just 2 months following its launch

Instagram Stories is establishing itself as a viable alternative to Snapchat, hitting 100 million daily views a mere two months since it was introduced, according to the company's founder and CEO Kevin Systrom.