Gary Bloemendal

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This is what you’re giving up if you buy an iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus tomorrow

In just a few short hours, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be available for preorder in various countries around the world. The iPhone many …

Huge Apple leak confirms iPhone 8 design

With each new iPhone 8 leak that we saw this year, it became obvious that the hottest iPhone that Apple will launch this year will also feature a design unseen on any of the previous models. The iPhone 8 will not have a physical home button, and its bezels will be smaller than ever, rumor after …

A Guide to Night Photography Mastery Without a Tripod

Rating:<p>4.50 based on 2 Ratings<p>July 24, 2017 By Julian Rad<p>A Guide to Night Photography Mastery Without a Tripod www.sleeklens.com<p>To start off I want …

Close-Up: Photographer Joe McNally On Light, Inspiration, and Shooting Legends

This story originally appeared here.<br>Joe McNally is a photographer and a storyteller. The word photography comes from Greek and means to write with …

Camera Basics: Here’s How to Use the Depth of Field Preview Button on Your DSLR (VIDEO)

What the heck is a depth of field (DOF) preview button? It’s that little button adjacent to your camera’s lens mount that you’ve never used because …

Rumor Mill: What’s coming from all the camera brands in 2017?

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Babcock State Park in West …

How To Take Great Photos in Low Light: Why Nighttime Is the Right Time for Outdoor Photography

For many photographers, working with “existing light” means shooting during the day and stashing the gear after the sun drops below the horizon. But …

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV vs Nikon D810

We compare the new Canon EOS 5D Mark IV against its prime rival - Nikon's D810. Which is the better option for photographers?<p>Canon’s latest EOS 5D …

In 10 Years, Your iPhone Won’t Be a Phone Anymore

Siri will be the conductor of a suite of devices, all tracking your interactions and anticipating your next moves<p>It’s 2027, and you’re walking down the street, confident you’ll arrive at your destination even though you don’t know where it is. You may not even remember why your device is telling …

Mobile

Sony made an $800 phone with extravagant features you won't find in any iPhone or Galaxy phone — here's what it's like

The Japanese giant has steadily stripped down its Xperia line of phones over the past few years, effectively conceding that its dreams of reaching Apple and Samsung are over. But the company has brought its mobile business back to profitability in the process.<p>Now it's trying to keep that up by …

Samsung Gear S4 Could Be Wirelessly Powered By A Smartphone Case

You might think that Apple has the smartphone market sewn-up but it’s the Samsung Gear range that is often cited by the purists as the strongest player in the ever-growing wearable tech genre – thanks mainly to the previous two instalments, the Gear S2 and the Gear S3, with their slick …

Time to get a smartwatch? Here are 5 of the best for summer

Smartwatches are great for checking messages, weather, daily schedules, making payments, and taking quick phone calls. That alone covers a lot of smartphone territory, allowing you to keep your smartphone pocketed much of the time.<p>They’re also great fitness and health trackers. Is it time to put …

Latest iPhone 8 leak offers detailed dimension information & renders [Gallery]

Over the weekend we saw a handful of iPhone 8 leaks further indicate an all-new chassis design for the device. A new report today from iDrop News offers some of the most specific information yet on just how big the iPhone 8 will be. The report claims that the iPhone 8 will be “much heftier” than …

IPhone 7

Samsung Gear S3 Classic, Frontier Upgraded With New Features: How To Install Update

Samsung is rolling out a software update to its Gear S3 classic and Gear S3 frontier smartwatches. The update comes with new features that enhance …

First Impressions of Apple’s AirPods

I was finally able to get my hands on a pair of Apple’s latest hard to find hit. If you are still looking for a set of AirPods without the three to four week wait, keep an eye on AT&T, website. When they get them in stock, they process the orders quickly and have free shipping in the US. I got mine …

Exclusive: The world’s first look at Apple’s final iPhone 8 design in real life

Apple’s upcoming new iPhone 8 is the most hotly anticipated smartphone since 2014, when news first began to leak that the company would finally …

This iPhone 8 Leak Is An Unprecedented Look At Apple’s Newest Device

Speculation is building around the iPhone 8, Apple’s bid to be a full-on sea change from the original iPhone. The question now is just <i>how</i> different it will be. Well, we may have just gotten an answer…at least if a historically solid leaker is right.<p>OnLeaks, which is generally fairly on-point, …

The Best Cheap Drones Under $100

Cheap thrills.<p><i>Be sure to visit IGN Tech for all the latest comprehensive hands-on reviews and best-of roundups. Note that if you click on one of</i> …

Drones

Doppler's Wireless Earbuds Now Detect and Destroy the Clamor Around You

When you put on a pair of headphones, you do more than bring music into your head. You decide how you want to experience the world: Do you want to …

Apple’s AirPods: a Hit With 98% Customer Satisfaction

Reading Time: 5 minutesLast week, we ran a follow up to the voice assistant research study we published last year around this time. Creative …

Why I still love Beats X, Apple’s world-beating wireless earbuds [Reviews]

I’ve racked up dozens of hours wearing Beats X wireless earphones over the past month, and I still think they blow away the competition — even Apple’s AirPods.<p>For <i>Cult of Mac’</i>s latest video review, I’ve put together a definitive list of my thoughts on the innovative earpods.<p>Beats X review: One month …

A Clever Little Device That Turns Any Headphones Wireless

<b>Jack by Podo Labs</b> is a handy Bluetooth adapter that makes any headphones wireless. Just plug it into your headphones and pair it with your phone to …

New waterproof, Bluetooth earphones hit all the right notes

Another day, another earphone promising to fit correctly, feel comfy and deliver great audio quality. Altec Lansing may have the trifecta with its new In-Ear Sport Earphones.<p>Soft rubber ear hooks, called Freebits, are included with these waterproof, Bluetooth earphones that flex to fit the inside …

Stop trying to put touch controls on headphones

Touchscreens have taken over our world to the point where it’s probably harder for companies to procure physical buttons than it is to slap a touch panel on a new product. That’s the only rational explanation I can think of for the awful trend of putting touch controls on headphones. It’s a bad …

[Update OOS] Deal Alert: Samsung's truly wireless Bluetooth headphones, the Gear IconX on sale for just $79.99 at TechRabbit ($70 off)

We've been calling Bluetooth headphones, 'wireless headphones' for quite some time now. However, truly wireless headphones are a fairly new …

Fitness Influencer Emily Skye Shares Her 3 Best Tips for Blasting Belly Fat

Australian fitness star Emily Skye has a super-toned stomach, and she’s sharing the three things she does to blast belly fat and maintain a muscular …

Exercise

New Android malware uses your phone to attack your wireless router

A new Android trojan has been discovered that can work through your wireless router and control the Wi-Fi network of its victims. Security …

The Best Gadgets Coming in 2017 - MIT Technology Review

Smartphone geeks have a lot to look forward to in 2017. Phones dominate our list of the six most significant gadgets we expect to see this year.<p><b>Apple</b> …

Gear & Gadgets