Les Shu

Les Shu

As the photography editor for Digital Trends, I bring with me more than a decade of tech and lifestyle journalism experience. I have written for a variety publications that include Laptop, Men's Fitness, Computer Shopper, More, Best Life, and Men's Journal. My approach to tech is simple: Highlighting the best products that are easy to use with the most bang for your buck. On the side, I am an airline nerd who enjoys building Lego sets.

5 airplane entertainment systems that will make you forget you’re flying coach

Flying may be uncomfortable for many, but in-flight entertainment can take out some of the sting. Here are some of the latest in tech.

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Visit while you can: 7 fading tech destinations that may disappear forever

From corporations to museums and architectural gems devoted to technology, there’s no guarantee they’ll be around forever. Take a trip to these sites before they go the way of Laserdisc and cassettes.

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Turn your phone into a legit camera with the Olympus Air, soon to come stateside

Olympus is the latest to introduce a lens camera, a concept pioneered by Sony. The new Air is a self-contained Micro Four Thirds camera that attaches to a smartphone or tablet, and lets you attach a variety of interchangeable lenses.

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From maglev trains to electric ferries, the best high-tech transit around the world

Public transportation is more popular than ever, so why are some cities’ still so bad? It doesn’t have to be. Check out these successful mass transit options from around the world.

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Polaroid’s Cube action camera gets more mobile with Wi-Fi, smartphone app

Polaroid has made its fun and tiny action cam, the Cube, a bit more mobile, thanks to built-in Wi-Fi. The new Cube+ works with a companion app for iOS or Android.

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BitTorrent’s new photo app is the quick and easy way to share between iOS and Android

BitTorrent has a new photo app, Shoot, that uses its Sync peer-to-peer technology for transferring photos and videos easily, quickly, and privately between iOS, Android, and Windows Phone devices. We take it for a test drive.

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Get away without getting up: 9 gorgeous travel sites for the armchair globetrotter

If you’re aching to travel but can’t get away, head to the Web and check out our favorite sites for getting out and getting lost.

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Adobe Creative Cloud 2015’s big update brings new tools, stock photo service, Android apps

Adobe has unleashed a ton of new tools, performance enhancements, and other features in its Creative Cloud 2015 update. In addition, Adobe is launching a new in-app stock photo service, and is bringing more mobile apps to Android.

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Sigma’s 14mm dp Quattro camera to go on sale in July for $999

At the 2015 CP+ camera show in Yokohama, Japan, Sigma is introducing a fourth fixed lens version of its dp Quattro camera series. The 14mm dp0 joins a new versatile 24mm DSLR lens.

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