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For hosts with their hands full, PartySnapper app uses guests as event photographers

PartySnapper is an iOS app that aggregates photos taken by guests. Snap a photo with the app, and it's automatically shared with the host's iPhone or iPad.
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When the sun goes down, here’s how to make GoPro’s night-friendly Hero shine

As airlines and hotels launch apps, Apple Watch could be next big travel gadget

Airlines, hotels, and other travel-related companies are betting the Apple Watch will be a hit, with several launching apps for the new wearable.
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Lytro opens Tokyo storefront as light-field experience center

Lytro has just opened its first retail location. Unfortunately, you'll have to go to Tokyo to experience it.
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Adobe releases Photoshop Mix 1.5 for iOS, adds support for digital stylus, cloud clipboard

Adobe updates Photoshop Mix app with support for digital styluses like Adobe Ink, Wacom, and Pencil; Cloud Clipboard; and easy photo merging.
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Olympus Stylus SH-2 compact camera retains 5-axis stabilization, adds new night modes

Like its predecessor, the Olympus Stylus SH-2 is a highly compact camera with a 5-axis image stabilization system for rock-steady photos and videos.
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Moju is the app that turns your static photos into animated, living memories

Moju is a simple, Instagram-like app that turns static photos into an animated, 3D experience. It gives users a new way to experience their photos.
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Marriott to accept Apple Pay for your hotel incidentals

Marriott International announces that it will begin accepting Apple Pay at 11 of its major U.S. properties, as well as an upcoming app for the Apple Watch.
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Stuck in the middle? Use these tips on locating the best economy seats

Flying in the economy cabin isn't the most comfortable, but some seats are actually worse. Here are tips and tricks to follow for your next booking.
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Disney iPhone app turns selfies into 3D characters from Star Wars, Frozen

Disney's latest iPhone app, "Show Your Disney Side," turns your mug into one of several characters from Disney's amusement parks.
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Sony strengthens full-frame A7 cameras with new macro and zoom lenses

Sony has expanded its lineup with four new full-frame E-mount lens options, giving A7-series camera owners more glass to choose from.
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Twenty20’s licensing service is powered by portfolio of 45 million ‘authentic’ photos

Twenty20 is a new agency that focuses on mobile photography and social media. It says it delivers what traditional agencies lack: authenticity.
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Create your own TV network with Livestream’s Broadcaster Mini

The Broadcaster Mini is a new compact gadget from Livestream that turns any camera with HDMI into a live-broadcasting camera.
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Nikon pumps up its enthusiast DSLR with enhanced image and movie capture

Nikon's new D7200 is its latest affordable enthusiasts DSLR. It eschews an anti-aliasing filter for more detailed images.
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Nikon’s crazy 83x zoom camera can capture every pore (from 10 miles away)

Nikon's new Coolpix P900 is a megazoom camera on steroids. Besides an 83x optical zoom lens, the camera has several high-end components.
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Lytro to lay off big chunk of staff, refocus its technology on virtual reality

Despite a new round of venture capital investment, Lytro announced that it is cutting staff and shifting its business toward video and virtual reality.
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Western Digital puts extra horsepower into newest My Cloud network hard drives

For users who work with lots of large files, WD has new high-performance My Cloud network-attached storage drives designed with them in mind.
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Panasonic’s lens lineup now includes affordable macro and portrait options

Owners of Panasonic's Micro Four Thirds camera have two new lens options: a 30mm macro lens and a 42.5mm portrait lens.
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Sony Action Cam Mini HDR-AZ1 review

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ExoLens premium wide-angle and telephoto lenses customized for iPhone 6

ExoLens is an interchangeable lens system made just for the iPhone 6, using a custom bracket that supports a wide-angle lens and 3x telephoto lens.
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Photoshop may be 25 years old, but it still manages to stay fresh

This week, Adobe marks the 25th anniversary of Photoshop, the revolutionary software that ushered in digital imaging on the desktop.
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Wundershine ‘smart’ frames are like an instant Polaroid for wall art

Wundershine is a new framing system that blends analog with digital. The frame makes changing color thermal prints a simple auto-feeding process.
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The world’s largest cruise ships are less like vessels, more like cities

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Adobe announces lower price for its iPad smart stylus and ruler

Adobe created a new stylus and digital ruler for iPad because it saw something designers needed as more of them go mobile.
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ScreenPop uses Android lock screen as huge canvas for photo messages

ScreenPop is a new photo messaging app for Android that uses the lock screen as a place to share content.
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Stars shine brighter with Nikon’s new D810A astrophotography DSLR

Nikon's newest DSLR is a modified version of the D810 that's designed for astrophotography.
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Lots of sites sell flights. With its price predictions, Hopper sells reassurance

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With 50.6-megapixel full-frame sensor, Canon’s 5DS is one super-high-resolution DSLR

With 50.6 megapixels, Canon says its newest full-frame cameras, the 5DS and 5DS R, are an affordable alternative to medium-format cameras.
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Canon’s new PowerShots are basic, but a powerful model is in the works

Canon is unveiling two new basic PowerShot models at 2015 CP+. However, what has our attention is news of a high-end model in development.
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Watch synchronized skydives and other amazing videos on GoPro’s new Roku channel

GoPro will launch its channel on Roku streaming devices, opening up another new place for viewers to consume action cam videos on the big screen.
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Olympus E-M5 Mark II puts focus on movie stabilization, 40-megapixel photos

Olympus' new weather-sealed OM-D E-M5 Mark II offers enhanced video capture capabilities, including 5-axis image stabilization for smooth handheld shots.
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Olympus’ new rugged TG-860 swims deeper than before, now with Wi-Fi

Olympus' new rugged camera, the Tough TG-860, hasn't changed much from its predecessor. But it's more waterproof, and it has Wi-Fi and GPS.
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Perfectly Clear photo app puts DSLR-like features into Android Lollipop

Perfectly Clear's latest version of its app puts more camera features into Android devices, including those normally found in high-end cameras.
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Suite life: The best airline first-class cabins are more like flying hotels

To attract the world's wealthy onboard, airlines are outdoing each other with first-class suites that are more hotel than an airplane cabin.