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How Android 5.0 lets you get raw for better photos

For more than a decade, photographers using traditional cameras have been able to get higher image quality by "shooting raw." The new Android 5.0 brings that ability to mobile-phone photographers, with software support now arriving.<p>Raw photos come from a camera's image sensor before the camera …

Mobile Photography

'Blood on Many Hands': Police union president slams De Blasio after cops' killing

The president of the NYPD union slammed Mayor Bill de Blasio in reaction to the deaths of two officers who were ambushed and gunned down in their patrol car in broad daylight Saturday in Brooklyn.<p>"There's blood on many hands tonight," Patrolman's Benevolent Association President Patrick Lynch said …

Sony hack: US seeks China's help against North Korea cyber-attacks - report

The US government has reportedly asked China to help block North Korea’s ability to launch cyber-attacks, in the wake of the massive hack of Sony Pictures.<p>Administration officials told the New York Times the sought-for cooperation was one of the first steps toward the “proportional response” …

US reportedly asks China to help curb North Korea's cyberattack abilities

The Obama administration has asked China for help with curbing North Korea's ability to launch cyberattacks like the one federal officials say crippled Sony Pictures, according to a published report.<p>The New York Times reports that the White House requested help from Beijing in recent days, but the …

Killing of NYPD officers condemned as a despicable act

Tribute paid to murdered officers as White House says President is being fully briefed<p>Led by President Barack Obama, senior political figures paid tribute to “two of New York’s finest” as the shock at the murder of the officers reverberated around the city.<p>Rafael Ramos, 40, the father of a 13 year …

8 common problems with the Nexus 9 and how to fix them

Built by HTC, the Nexus 9 offers exactly what you would expect from a quality tablet, combining good looks, power, and the best iteration of stock Android yet. However, as popular as HTC and the Nexus 9 may be, it is not without its flaws, as is the case with most gadgets currently available in the …

Android News

North Korea behind Sony hack, with possible China link: U.S. official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama vowed on Friday to respond to a devastating cyber attack on Sony Pictures that he blamed on North Korea, and scolded the Hollywood studio for caving in to what he described as a foreign dictator imposing censorship in America.<p>Obama said the cyber attack …

Google+ Can Now Automatically Make Your Videos Look Better

For almost two years now, Google has been automatically enhancing the photos you upload to Google+; starting today it will do (almost) the same with videos, too.<p>It won’t do this automatically, though. Instead, whenever Google now thinks it can improve a video you upload, a banner will appear in the …

Android 5.0.1 Lollipop reportedly rolling out to Moto G (1st and 2nd gens)

Just as promised, Motorola has been providing quick updates to all of their recent handsets as of late. Some Motorola devices have even been seeing Lollipop updates more quickly than the Nexus line, which is an impressive feat for an OEM. With that said, Android 5.0.1 recently began rolling out to …

Google needs partners to actually build its self-driving car

After helping push the entire automotive industry forward when it comes to autonomous driving, it appears Google is ready for some help with its own driverless cars. As the leader of the project told <i>The Wall Street Journal,</i> the folks in Mountain View aren't looking to replicate what Detroit-based …

North Korea denies attacking Sony, offers to help investigate (updated)

North Korea has ratcheted the absurdity level of the Sony hack up a notch by pleading its innocence again and even offering to help find the <i>real</i> perpetrators. The FBI recently blamed North Korea for the attack that forced Sony Pictures Entertainment to cancel <i>The Interview</i> starring Seth Rogen and …

Report: Google plans to build Android software right into your car

Google is reportedly planning to build its connected car platform Android Auto directly into vehicles.<p>Reuters is reporting that the integration would …

FCC proposal removes hurdle for online TV providers

Cord-cutters should rejoice this holiday season as the Federal Communications Commission proposes changes to rules that would treat companies distributing TV programming online the same as it treats cable and satellite TV providers.<p>FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler on Friday proposed a regulation tweak that …

Net Neutrality