Aaron Goodwin

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Lomography Konstruktor review: the $35 camera you build yourself

As camera-makers trim their point-and-shoot lines in the face of encroaching smartphones, one company is keeping the faith and doing what it's done for the past three decades. Lomography's wide range of film cameras dates back to the early ‘90s, when some students in Vienna discovered the potential …

This Is, Quite Possibly, The Coolest Photo of Queen Elizabeth II Ever Taken

The Scottish National Portrait Gallery very recently unveiled a photograph of Queen Elizabeth II that might just rank as the most legend(wait for …

Build Your Own Raspberry Pi Touchscreen WiFi-Enabled Camera for About $150

Building your own touchscreen, WiFi-enabled digital camera might seem like the most expensive of photo-related DIY projects, but it doesn’t have to …

Russian Mother Takes Magical Portraits of Her Two Boys and their Animal Friends

Russian photographer Elena Shumilova only got into photography in early 2012, when she acquired her first camera. But if you were to look through her …

Write a tune, get it 3D-printed with Music Drop

Though they only allow simple tunes, there's something rather fascinating about music boxes and turning their handles and watching their pin-and-comb …

Nintendo Confirms Wii U Has Flopped, Slashes Sales Forecast By ~70%

Nintendo has confirmed what we knew already: its unhappy controller/console combo, the Wii U, is a flop. The company said hardware sales of the Wii U had failed to reach its target during the year-end, pushing it into a third consecutive annual loss, Reuters reports.<p>“We failed to reach our target …

Nomad ChargeKey review: An iPhone charger you won’t leave home without

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: Alex Colon<p>I usually leave my iPhone(s aapl) plugged in to a power source right up until the moment I leave my …

Path Launches for Windows Phone as a Public Beta

Path today quietly launched an app for Windows Phone, but there’s a small catch: it’s a public beta. Nevertheless, the social network has arrived on Microsoft’s mobile platform and you can grab the app now directly from the Windows Phone Store.<p>While Path doesn’t have an announcement regarding the …

Google Is Working On A “Chromoting” App For iOS Users, Too

A message spotted on Chromium.org, home to the open source browser project Google Chrome is based on, states that a “Chromoting” application is in development for iOS devices. This would allow users to control their computers from their iPhone or iPad, for example. An Android version of this same …

Silver nanowire sensors could be the flexible foundation for new wearables

A clear, bandage-like sensor could eventually make everything from fabrics to our fingers smart. Dr. Yong Zhu and a team of North Carolina State University researchers created an ultra-thin, flexible sensor that could be used in clothing, on the body, any in other ordinary objects to track things …

Polamatic 4.0 brings the Polaroid camera experience to iOS

From snapshots that fade into view while they "develop" to a wide selection of borders and effects, this 99-cent app offers a lot of nostalgic fun.<p>When it comes to consumer photography, perhaps the only thing more iconic than the Polaroid camera is the Polaroid photo. The size, the shape, and …

Intel's Bay Trail CPU will usher Android into the 64-bit era this spring

Sure, 64-bit support is all the rage nowadays in the mobile space, what with Apple setting off a trend with the introduction of the iPhone 5s. Now, according to Intel's CEO, tablets running Google's operating system are next and will soon be available with 64-bit compatibility. During an earnings …

Mozilla is testing the first Firefox OS tablet prototype

The US might not see it immediately, but the world will soon get its first Firefox OS tablet. Mozilla has begun testing its browser-based operating system on tablets and has developed its own tablet prototype. Currently Firefox OS runs on smartphones and may eventually power smart television …

PS Vita Skating Game OlliOlli Gets A Release Date

Get ready to grind.<p>It was at E3 2013 that we last saw OlliOlli, an interesting skateboarding game coming to PlayStation Vita by way of developer …

Unity support comes to the PS Vita

Back in March 2013, Unity said it was bringing its popular game development tool to all current PlayStation consoles, including the PS Vita handheld. …

The Top 30 PlayStation Vita Games of 2014

Vita has no games? Think again.<p>If you own a PlayStation Vita -- or spent any time reading about it -- you know that it has plenty of games for it. …

Daily Fix Headlines for January 17, 2014

Today's top stories.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Before we sign off for the long weekend (The Fix shall return next Tuesday) we have a look at the top selling …

Will Watch Dogs break free from the Ubisoft formula?

Ubisoft has cottoned on to something lucrative, a particular gameplay formula that has been seeping into its major releases for a number of years. It is an almighty template--one that dictates everything from high-level world structure down to basic core mechanics. Though the Assassin's Creed, Far …

Metal Gear

The Prices And Specs Of Every Steam Machine Announced So Far, From $500 To $6,000

The curtain has been lifted on Valve’s Steam Machine as of last night as CES. Well, Steam Machines plural, as it’s now clear there are going to be many, many variants to choose from.<p>Now that we have data on no less than 12 different brands’ attempts at building a Steam Machine, we have a better …

Spec Sheet: the highs and lows of the first 13 Steam Machines

Valve's Steam Machines are reinventing the game console by transforming daunting PCs into friendly boxes for the living room. But rather than make the machines all by itself, Valve has turned to hardware partners to create a whole lineup of them, from basic consoles priced like an Xbox all the way …

The LCDVF BM by Kinotehnik

Ever since I received my Blackmagic Pocket camera and started shooting with it, I realised an LCD viewfinder was essential. The screen of the pocket …

How mirrorless cameras are creeping upon the DSLR territory

The DSLR’s status as the “supreme ruler” of all things photography has been around since the beginning of the art form, and even today, that notion …

Going Tiny: Olympus 60mm Macro Review

Ever since I bought the <b>Olympus Pen E-P5</b> as my main walk-around street camera, I’ve been<p>not-so-secretly longing to try out the <b>M.Zuiko 60mm f/2.8 macro</b> …

Nikon Rumor Roundup, or: What to Expect in the Next Few Months

The folks over at <i>Nikon Rumors</i> have been hard at work keeping everybody up on what you can expect from Nikon, but if you’re like us, you just don’t …

Lens Guide: Best Lenses to Move up to from a Kit Lens

Kit lens—to use or not to use? While kit lenses are much less expensive than better hobbyist and professional lenses, in the world of photography, …

Cameras

GoPro Teams Up with Zoologist to Show You What It’s Like to Cuddle with Lions

This’ll video will wake you up… or at least make you feel like your Friday isn’t NEARLY as exciting as it could be. As part of their Hero3+ Adventure …

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

Oculus Rift Will Make Virtual Reality Goggles For Android Phones

Oculus Rift seems like it'll be the jaw-dropping future of virtual reality for computer gamers. But scratch that last part -- the company's CEO just …

Virtual reality set to go mobile as Oculus announces Android compatibility for Rift

It's been over a year since the developers of the Oculus Rift raised almost US$2.5 million through Kickstarter, and it looks like they've been …