Ethan Mesina

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Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge Review: Almost Perfect

Elbows in the ribs, jostling crowds, too few handsets. My first impressions of the Samsung Galaxy S6 at Mobile World Congress weren’t great. And even without the seething throng of the launch event, I’ve never really been bowled over by Samsung’s flagship smartphones.<p>On the day, we weren’t really …

Phones

Apple Daily: WWDC 2015 Dates; Apple Acquires Mobile Camera Tech Company

In today's Apple Daily, Apple announces the dates for this year's Worldwide Developers Conference. In addition, Apple just acquired a company that …

Apple

Over app review: customize your photos by adding text and artwork to your photos

Introduction<p>Nowadays, each modern phone or tablet that is released into the market has a high-definition camera that one can use to capture photos. …

Google Snapseed 2.0 is here, but you could easily have missed it

• Camera reviews<br>• Best photo-editing software<br>• 50 best iPad apps<br>• 50 best Android apps 2015<p>Snapseed was launched by Nik Software as a low-cost desktop photo …

Slidepick For Android Lets You Swipe to Delete Useless Photos

If you’re like me and have way too many pictures and screenshots saved on your Android device, you’ll want to check out this free app that makes it a snap to clean out your gallery.<p>If you’ve ever used Tinder to find a date, the interface should seem familiar. SlidePick lets you pick a folder or a …

Apps

Samsung Galaxy 6 vs iPhone 6 Plus: Battle of best camera phones

When Samsung announced the Galaxy S6 and the S6 Edge, it compared the cameras in its new phones with the camera in the iPhone 6 Plus. In comparison …

5 Landscape Photography Tips

Landscape Photography Refresher<br>With better weather finally here, the hills and mountains are now alive with walkers, photographers and other people …

Landscape Photography

Play Store 'Designed for Families' program will feature kid-friendly Android apps

Google says it’s launching a child-friendly version of the Android app store in a few weeks, and is seeking developers to help build it.<p>Developers can submit their apps if they meet certain advertising and content guidelines. Google will then display these apps in a “new family experience so that …

Sony Smartband SWR10 Review

The Bottom Line<p>More than just your average fitness tracker<p>Bottom Line<p>The Sony Smartband is a great first effort by Sony that’s lightweight with exceptional battery life and is a perfect all around package for anyone looking to keep track of their daily life while maintaining some casual …

Wearable Tech

The Ultimate Guide to Mobile Social Media

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>I spend my days writing content from my desktop computer for people who will read the content on their smartphones and tablets.<p>“75% of European digital ecosystem is present at #TNW2018”Are you doing business in Amsterdam in May?Join us<p>Go …

Google’s Push Past Search

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Peter Yared is the CTO/CIO at CBS Interactive.</i><p>As a recent analysis indicated, Google’s traditional search is not working on mobile as well as it did on the desktop web. Sifting through organic search results on a mobile device is a sub-optimal experience, especially when compared to …

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LG G3 Available For Sale on Carphone Warehouse

If you happen to be a UK resident, there’s a good news for you. Carphone Warehouse is offering the LG G3 in the UK, both on-contract as well as …

Mobile Technology

Nexus 8 rumor roundup: Everything we think we know

Is Google building an 8-inch Nexus tablet? All signs point to maybe -- let's see what we know.<p><i>Editors' note: This piece was first published on June 13, 2014 and will be updated periodically.</i><p>It's hard to keep a secret. While Google and any prospective partners have kept mum about the existence of an …

Mobile Technology

Latest HTC One Features a Unique Dual Lens Depth Perception Camera

Today, HTC announced the release of their latest HTC One model, the M8. Full of spec updates across the board, one aspect in particular sticks out, …

Apple files patent for wireless iPhone camera remote

The patent application shows a wireless remote control that will let the user take photos or videos.<p><b>Apple has filed a patent for a remote control that will let you take photos from an iPhone without needing to touch the handset itself.</b><p>The patent, as spotted by <i>Apple Insider</i>, details a remote control …

Samsung files patent for a transparent camera display

First came OLED, then came curved. Now, Samsung has filed a patent for a see-through screen on a digital camera so you can stare into your subject's eyes while taking a photo.<p><b>First came OLED, then came curved. Now, Samsung has filed a patent for a see-through screen on a digital camera so you can</b> …

Electronics Industry

It's Bliss: behind the iconic Windows XP photo

Charles O'Rear is the photographer behind Bliss, the Windows XP image that went on to grace millions of desktops around the world. He discusses the iconic photo and how it will live on as XP fades away.<p><b>"It's because of her that we've got the photograph."</b><p>Although it will forever be associated with …

Bill Gates

Product reviews - Phone, Computer, Electronics reviews & more - CNET

Latest Reviews<p>Galaxy S9 brings Samsung two steps forward, one step backThe mostly excellent Galaxy S9's new features aren't as good as we'd like, but you'll probably want to buy one anyway. by Jessica Dolcourt Mar 16, 2018<p>Excellent<p>2019 Mercedes-Benz G550: A better G for allThe iconic G-Class gets …

Google Home Mini

HTC One M8: the camera review

The smartphone camera wars continue with the HTC One M8's ultrapixel sensor stepping up to the plate. Does it have what it takes to become a standalone camera replacement?<p><b>Lusting after the exterior of a handset might not be the expected reaction when conducting a review of a smartphone camera. Yet</b> …

Mobile Photography

Samsung Galaxy S5: the camera review

Five generations in to the Galaxy S range, Samsung has equipped the S5 with some pretty strong photographic street cred.<p><b>Five generations in to the Galaxy S range, Samsung has equipped the S5 with some pretty strong photographic street cred. Let's see how it performs in the real world.</b><p>The Galaxy S4 …

Mobile Photography

Samsung K Zoom to arrive in Australia

The latest phone-camera hybrid from Samsung will be available in Australia later this year, according to the company.<p><b>Samsung has confirmed that the K Zoom will be coming to Australia later this year.</b><p>The Samsung K Zoom is the next hybrid phone-camera model from the manufacturer, following in the …

Samsung

Panasonic 4K-Capable FZ-1000 Superzoom May Be the Sony RX10’s Worst Nightmare

Late last night Panasonic added an exciting new camera to the superzoom category. Dubbed the Lumix FZ-1000, a more accurate name might have been …

Vanscapes: The Gorgeous Landscapes of New Zealand Shot Through a Van Window

So, you’re finally taking that dream vacation to<p>Middle EarthNew Zealand when, on your first day there, all of your baggage gets stolen. Two cameras …

How to Build the Confidence to Photograph People

Portraiture, lifestyle, street, and travel photography – these are some of the genres that feature people as main subject. For some, these are …

Opening ceremony of World Cup 2014 in Brazil - in pictures

All the glitz and the glamour – and some rather odd-looking walking vegetation – at the opening ceremony of World Cup 2014 in São Paulo, Brazil

Moody Photos of Scotland's Landscape Shot with an iPhone

Julian Calverley has been producing imagery in one medium or another ever since he was old enough to manipulate a creative tool. Calverley was born …