Instagram finally supports higher-resolution images of 1080 x 1080 pixels. Previously, the app only allows 640 x 640-pixel resolution images, even though smartphone cameras now have higher-resolution screens and cameras.
An increasing number of tourist sites and venues around the world are cracking down on the selfie stick, with officials at the Sydney Opera House the latest to make its feelings known regarding use of the extendable pole.
Velon and ASO partnered with GoPro to produce awesome video of this year's Tour de France. Footage from team cars, mechanics, bikes, and more will be available viewers. Better yet; ASO will offer real-time live tracking for all teams, a first in Tour history.
MasterCard is testing new ways to verify online payments, including facial scans, fingerprint sensors, voice recognition, and heart beat patterns. At least one of these new methods will soon replace passwords for online purchases.
On Wednesday, overturning a 40-year-old rule, the White House finally allowed tour goers to use social media and take photographs on tours of the presidential residence, which will likely result in some pretty epic selfies and Snapchats.
Google Photos is facing some heat after a user discovered the software mistakenly labeled photos with racist connotations. Google immediately apologized and is addressing the issue, saying it's an unintended consequence of machine learning.