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Android's best photography app now lets you follow your friends

VSCO Cam 3.0 for Android gains proper support for the VSCO Grid, performance improvements<p>VSCO is releasing VSCO Cam 3.0 for Android today, bringing performance enhancements and adding access to the VSCO Grid, the company's curated feed of images from VSCO users. The update brings the Android app to …

Un buongiorno coloratissimo per tutti voi! Buon venerdì! Ti potranno tagliare le ali, ma non potranno impedirti di volare. Anonimo foto di Anna Giannieri

Vi Auguriamo una bella giornata

Buongiorno

24 maggio 1925 - Nasce Carlo Annovazzi - Almanacchi Azzurri

Pixelstick: Light Painting Evolved to Span Video and Photos

<i>Derick Rhodes is a footage content producer at Shutterstock. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been adapted with permission.</i><p>Duncan Frazier has made impressive stunning timelapse footage, but when he and his business partner Stephen McGuigan (working together as …

iPhone 5s Demand Wanes in China, While Interest in iPhone 6 Accelerates

Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White is touring China and reports to investors that demand for the iPhone 5s in the Asian country is disappointing, while interest in Chinese brands like Xiaomi is on the rise. This cool sentiment towards the iPhone may change when an iPhone 6 model with a larger …

Xiaomi has two phones in the top 10 global list of best selling devices

A glance at any list of top 10 phone makers is guaranteed to include Apple and Samsung and peppered around the list you would expect to see other big names like Sony, LG and HTC. But, that was before Xiaomi. According to new market research released by Counterpoint, an independent market research …

Mobile Technology

Facebook Messenger Adds A Dedicated Groups Tab

Facebook is gradually rolling out an update to its Facebook Messenger app for iOS and Android. Users will see a new dedicated “Groups” tab for group discussions. Instead of mixing one-on-one conversations with group discussions, you can pin permanent group discussions in a separate tab.<p>You can also …

Apple reportedly looking to expand sapphire glass plant

Late last year, Apple(s aapl) signed a five-year, $578 million deal for sapphire manufacturing with GT Advanced Technology. The plant is based in …

National Geographic Travel

More to Remember in Alamo City

<b>San Antonio</b> recently completed a $358 million face-lift of its famed <b>River Walk</b>, ecologically restoring the San Antonio River while expanding pathways along its banks.<p>Downtown remains a hive of restaurants, water taxis, and Texas history, but now visitors can also connect with locals along the river …

Montreal Journal V: Le Marche

Le Marche Jean-Talon is a big indoor farmer's market on the outskirts of Montreal and "Qui lait cru!?!" is the name of one of the many concessions that line the aisles. It's a play on words "lait cru" is the raw milk out of which a certain kind of cheese is made, but "l'ai cru?" means "who would …

What the World's 10 Best Airports Do Better Than Their Peers

Singapore Changi Airport and Incheon International have once again been named the two best airports in the world, according to Skytrax‘s annual World …

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

Hiking

You've Probably Never Heard Of A Yooper, But Here's Why You'll Wish You Were One

There's nothing quite like being a yooper, eh?<p>The term "yooper," a native or resident of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, will be added to the upcoming edition of the Merriam-Webster dictionary, according to the Escanaba Daily Press, and not a second too soon. It's all because of one man who spent …

Jill’s San Francisco

<b>Jill Schneider</b>‘s career as a photojournalist takes her all around the world, but her hometown of San Francisco always calls her back. A high school photography teacher and leader for National Geographic Student Expeditions, Jill is also a frequent Intelligent Travel contributor. Here are some of …

Our favourite images of the week

A tiger strolling through the island of Mauritius features in our roundup of stunning images from around the globe.

10 Reasons to Visit Mexico Now

In anticipation of this year's AFAR Experiences-Mexico, set for October, AFAR co-founder Joe Diaz visited Mexico City, as well as Mexico's beautiful Pacific Coast, in the fall of 2013. Each time he has visited, he's found new reasons to return. Here are 10 reasons why Mexico is the place to be, in …