Photography
Watch an unfiltered interview of PicsArt founder at Disrupt Berlin  TechCrunch · 1 hour
Smartphones have become a creative playground thanks to cameras and innovative apps, such as PicsArt. With PicsArt, anybody can add filters, stickers and tweak photos and videos in... more
Democrats warn presidential candidates, call for FBI to investigate FaceApp  9to5Mac · 2 hours
Senator Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has officially called on the FBI and FTC to investigate FaceApp,... more
Qualcomm fined $272M in latest EU antitrust fine  THE VERGE · 2 hours
Photo by Ramon Costa/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The EU has fined Qualcomm €242 million (around $272 million) for selling... more
FaceApp: US Senator Asks FBI, FTC to Probe Viral Photo Editing App Over Security Concerns  Gadgets 360 · 7 hours
US Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer called on the FBI and the Federal Trade Commission to conduct a... more
FaceApp: Chuck Schumer asks for FBI investigation  BBC · 9 hours
Senior Democrat Chuck Schumer says the photo app's use of personal data is "deeply troubling". more
Top senator calls for FBI to review popular photo app  ABC NEWS · 12 hours
The top Senate Democrat is calling on the FBI to review a Russian company's trendy smartphone app more
Democrats call for FaceApp to be investigated because it comes from Russia  THE VERGE · 13 hours
FaceApp — the photo editing app that uses neural networks to create dramatic photo edits — is skyrocketing to social media popularity again, thanks... more
Our favorite deals from the Xbox Super Sale 2019  Windows Central · 14 hours
Numerous Xbox One games have been discounted for the Xbox Super Sale 2019. For example, you can pick up Assassin's Creed Odyssey and Far Cry 5 at a significant discount.... more
Democrats warn campaigns against using FaceApp because it’s from a Russian company  THE VERGE · 15 hours
FaceApp — the photo editing app that uses neutral networks to create dramatic photo edits — is skyrocketing to social media popularity again, thanks... more
Netflix confirms it will launch a mobile-only streaming plan starting in India  THE VERGE · 16 hours
Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge After giving it a test run in a few countries earlier this year, Netflix has confirmed... more
FaceApp says it's not uploading all your photos - CNET  CNET · 19 hours
The viral app that uses AI to see what you'll look like older responds to privacy concerns. more
Can you trust FaceApp with your face?  BBC · 20 hours
An app that transforms photos of people's faces into younger and older versions has gone viral. more
Crowdfunded spacecraft LightSail 2 snaps amazing photos ahead of solar sail deployment  TechCrunch · 20 hours
LightSail 2 may still have at least a few days to go before it begins its primary purpose, by unfurling the solar sail it... more
FaceApp is back and so are privacy concerns  THE VERGE · 21 hours
FaceApp FaceApp, a Russia-based app that applies filters to photos, is having another moment in the spotlight this week. The... more
‘I don’t think you should launch Libra at all,’ congresswoman tells Facebook  THE VERGE · 21 hours
Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call On Wednesday, Facebook cryptocurrency chief David Marcus faced Congress for a second round of questioning, this time from... more
FaceApp responds to privacy concerns   TechCrunch · 22 hours
FaceApp, the AI-powered selfie-editing app that’s been having another viral moment of late, has now responded to a privacy controversy that we covered earlier here. We’ve pasted the company’s full statement at the bottom of this post. The... more
A new anti-robocalling bill is headed to the House floor  THE VERGE · 22 hours
Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge The House Energy and Commerce Committee is sending a... more
Instagram wants opening your DMs to feel like ‘walking into a party’  THE VERGE · 23 hours
Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge It’s incredible that Kaitlyn Tiffany and I haven’t yet asked why people slide into other people’s... more
DJI introduces a Ronin stabilizer for mirrorless cameras  TechCrunch · 24 hours
The camera stabilizer has been an interesting piece of DJI’s product play. A kind of offshoot of the company’s advanced drone-based imaging systems, the Ronin line has allowed it to appeal to... more
Nintendo announces updated Switch with better battery life  THE VERGE · 1 day
Photo by James Bareham / The Verge Nintendo is unveiling an updated version of its Switch console today, with promises... more
Byar Volta is a shaft-driven e-bike that might never need charging  THE VERGE · 1 day
The 2019 production model of the Byar Volta electric bike. | Photo: Byar Bicycles... more
Detective Pikachu surpasses Warcraft as highest-grossing video game film of all time  THE VERGE · 2 days
Photo: Warner Bros. Entertainment Detective Pikachu, the live-action mystery movie from director Rob Letterman and Warner Bros. Pictures, has surpassed Duncan Jones’ Warcraft as... more
CES will allow sex toys at next year’s show  THE VERGE · 2 days
Photo: Lora DiCarlo The Consumer Electronics Show will allow sex toys to win awards and be presented on... more
Best third-party ink replacements for HP printers  Windows Central · 2 days
I have an HP printer at the office, and though the low cost of the printer wowed me, I'm not thrilled with OEM ink cartridge prices. As someone who writes and snaps photos for... more
Voyant Photonics raises $4.3M to fit lidar on the head of a pin  TechCrunch · 2 days
Lidar is a critical method by which robots and autonomous vehicles sense the world around them, but the lasers and sensors generally... more
The Lion King Review: A Visual Upgrade, Devoid of the Disney Magic  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
The new Lion King movie is a — photorealistic, computer-animated not live-action — remake of the 1994 animated original, featuring the voice talents of... more
Don't miss these amazing 3D Printer deals this Prime Day  Windows Central · 3 days
We talk a lot about 3D printing over at Windows Central and have spent hundreds of hours using multiple printers and accessories to bring you the best 3D... more
Microsoft's Photos app gains more Fluent Design elements and new features  Windows Central · 3 days
Microsoft's Photos app now looks better and lets you update the date data on an image. What you need to know Microsoft's Photos app has received... more
Artificial intelligence designs metamaterials used in invisibility cloaks  nanowerk · 3 days
Researchers have developed a design with a higher degree of freedom which allows to choose materials and to design photonic structures arbitrarily by using Deep Learning. more
How HONOR Is Taking Smartphone Photography to the Next Level  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
HONOR has been at the forefront of innovation in smartphone cameras for quite some time now, and continues to introduce new features with every new smartphone that it... more
Apple ads from the 1970s to present day available(ish) online  9to5Mac · 3 days
Apple ads from the 1970s to the present day have been archived by graphic designer and marketer... more
Mi A3 Teasers Claim Photography Prowess, Leak Tips Detailed Specifications  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
Xiaomi’s upcoming Android One Phone, the Mi A3, has been leaked in full, revealing its design and internal specifications such as Snapdragon 665 and triple rear cameras. more
Einstein's 'spooky' phenomenon caught on camera for first time  Sky News · 6 days
Scientists have photographed a phenomenon which Albert Einstein called "spooky action at a distance" for the first time. more
Behold, the mid-engine 2020 C8 Corvette’s steering wheel  TechCrunch · 6 days
The new 2020 C8 Corvette won’t be revealed for six more days. But to hold us over, Chevrolet is showing off the steering wheel of the eighth generation vehicle. The photo, which... more
Print for less with these third-party ink replacements for Canon printers  Windows Central · 6 days
As someone who writes and takes photos for a living, I go through a lot of ink. My Canon printer was inexpensive, as most inkjet models... more
There’s much more to Stranger Things’ Starcourt Mall than meets the eye  THE VERGE · 6 days
There’s a reason why the Starcourt Mall, the principal location for the third season of Stranger Things looks so real: it’s built inside of... more
14 must-have 3D printing accessories for use with resin printers  Windows Central · 6 days
Resin printers are becoming cheaper and more accessible all the time and 3D printers like the Anycubic Photon and the Elegoo MARS are driving the cost of resin... more
Wildlife Traffickers Use Facebook, Instagram to Find Black-Market Buyers  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Social networks and online marketplaces have long been hubs of illegal activity, including exotic animal trafficking. Smugglers use the platforms as digital billboards, often sharing photos and videos of their... more
Sigma FP full-frame camera tries matching small size with big image quality - CNET  CNET · 7 days
A new contender in full-frame mirrorless photography makes some sacrifices to achieve a compact size. more
Trapped light particles: Physicists use nanostructures to free photons for highly efficient white OLEDs  nanowerk · 7 days
The physicists introduce a facile, scalable and especially lithography-free method for the generation of controllable nanostructures with directional randomness and... more
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 breaks cover in these first ‘official’ leaked photos  THE VERGE · 1 week
If you’ve been following phone news even a little bit, you know that Samsung’s flagship, stylus-equipped Galaxy Note 10 is coming August 7th. You... more
Charge transfer within transition-metal dyes analysed  nanowerk · 1 week
For the first time, a team there has investigated the fundamental photochemical processes around the metal atom and its ligands. more
iOS 13 vs iOS 12: What's new in photos? - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Here's a look at the four big changes the iOS 13 public beta is delivering to your iPhone's camera. more
Connecting the dots for quantum networks  nanowerk · 1 week
A new technique squeezes quantum dots to emit single photons with precisely the same color and with positions that can be less than a millionth of a meter apart. more
Activists worry about potential abuse of face scans for ICE  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Civil rights activists are complaining about the potential for abuse following confirmation that at least three states have scanned millions of driver's license photos on behalf of Immigration... more
Use AI to automatically edit and enhance your photos for $49 with Luminar 3  Windows Central · 1 week
Photography is a practical skill that can be applied in nearly every industry, but there’s more to photography than getting... more
ICE, FBI reportedly scan driver's license photos for facial recognition searches - CNET  CNET · 1 week
It's all been happening without license holders' knowledge or consent, according to The Washington Post. more
Leaked Photos of Alleged 2019 iPhone Logic Board Surface  MacRumors · 1 week
Apple is widely expected to introduce three new iPhones in September, and ahead of time, photos of an... more
Warframe promotional stunt brings a video game gun to the real streets of New York  TechCrunch · 1 week
To promote the free-to-play console game Warframe, director Michael Krivicka brought a little taste of video game mayhem... more
ICE mined driver’s license photos for facial recognition  TechCrunch · 1 week
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement are using facial recognition software to trawl through millions of driver’s license photos provided by 21 states to search and find suspects. News broke over the weekend... more
Researchers discover semiconducting nanotubes that form spontaneously  nanowerk · 1 week
Researchers have discovered a way of making semiconducting, photoluminescent nanotubes form spontaneously in liquid solutions. The tubes, which consist of several walls that are perfectly uniform and just a few atoms thick, display optical... more
ICE mined driver’s license photos from 21 states for facial recognition  TechCrunch · 1 week
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement are using facial recognition software to trawl through millions of driver’s license photos provided by 21 states to search and find... more
Localized excitons in 2D materials for integrated quantum optics  nanowerk · 1 week
Scientists have found that the oxygen interstitials in single-layer tungsten diselenide enable it to function as single photon emitters for quantum optical applications. more
New LightSail 2 mission dashboard lets anyone check in on solar sail spacecraft’s progress  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
The Planetary Society has launched a new mission control dashboard for LightSail 2, a crowdfunded spacecraft currently in orbit that’s... more
Highly sensitive and controllable photodetector based on 2D BiOI nanosheets  nanowerk · 2 weeks
Recently, the investigation of ternary layered compounds with 2D features has emerged. Compared to 2D elements and binary compounds, ternary layered compounds possess more tunability for physical and... more
Whatever you do tonight, don't shoot bad fireworks photos - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Impress your family and friends with your photography skills on the Fourth of July. more
Here’s why Facebook says user photos have ‘automatic’ descriptions  Global News · 2 weeks
Facebook said it has been using "automatic alt text" since 2016 in an effort to make the social media network more accessible.  more
Whatever you do, don't shoot bad fireworks photos tonight - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Impress your family and friends with your photography skills on the Fourth of July. more
Apollo: Missions to the Moon documentary creates a virtual time machine - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
National Geographic's riveting effort recounts all 12 crewed missions using only archival footage, photos and audio. more
In the sci-fi spoof Iron Sky: The Coming Race, Alien Hitler rides a T-Rex to war
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Asus ROG Phone 2 hands-on images leak showing 120Hz display, no notch, more
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[Update: Photos, Fit, more] Here’s every Google app with a dark mode, and how to enable it
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There’s much more to Stranger Things’ Starcourt Mall than meets the eye
THE VERGE
Sony announces USB-C hub with UHS-II SD and microSD card reader, 100W power delivery, more
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The real 'fake news': how to spot misinformation and disinformation online
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Moment Pro Camera app for iPhone adds slow shutter mode for versatile long exposure shots
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Moment Pro Camera app for Android adds ‘de-squeeze’ for anamorphic videos
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Boeing Forced to Park Grounded Planes in Staff Car Parking Lot
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Disney's Jungle Cruise movie: Release date, plot, rumors, cast, director, photos - CNET
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SANDMARC’s new Anamorphic iPhone Lens delivers ultrawide FoV, lens flare, more
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New deepfake tech turns a single photo and audio file into a singing video portrait
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Adobe brings pro Lightroom photo editor to the Mac App Store with free trial and subscriptions
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Affinity launches professional desktop publisher for Mac with integrated vector design and image editor apps
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