Harvy Matharu

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LifeProof announces the first ever waterproof iPhone 5 case without a screen protector

<b>Update: Now available for preorder from Best Buy in black or white for $90 with free shipping.</b><p>LifeProof has made their first major product announcement following last month’s merger with their top competitor, OtterBox. The ultra-tough case maker is bringing their popular Nuud style to the iPhone 5 …

Paper Postcards That Can Be Docked In A Postcard Player To Play Music

<b>UK-based</b> brand communications agency Uniform has created a device that plays music printed on postcards.<p><b>Using</b> Printed Electronics, an emerging …

Before Cassettes and CDs, Boomboxes Played Vinyl

MP3s, compact discs, and even cassette tapes made our music portable, but before they arrived, vinyl records were pretty much the medium of choice. …

Vinyl Records

The App That Kinda-Sorta Plays Vinyl Through Your Phone

As those sitting on the other side of the computer glass might assume, folks in the music business get sent a lot of music. Amongst the various …

Amazon adds AutoRip music perk for all vinyl record purchases

While the majority of people still buying music on vinyl records are doing so because of the sound quality, it’s nice to know that Amazon is at least stretching that purchase to the digital side.<p>Today the company announced that its AutoRip feature will now be available to anyone that’s buying …

Apple's iTunes dominates the music downloading world

In this new era of music streaming, many people seem to wonder whether song and album downloading is becoming irrelevant. Apparently, not quite yet.<p>Music downloading is as strong as ever, according to a new NPD study based on data from 5,400 consumer surveys. In fact, streaming only seems to …

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What does Apple's new iTunes Radio mean for the future of digital music?

The digital music world continues to evolve towards a streamed, "access" model, over the traditional "ownership" approach.<p>Whether the music industry …

Photoful Improves On iOS 7’s Photo Gallery With A More Open, Gesture-Based App

Photoful, a new mobile application which is the rebranding and relaunch of the earlier app known as PhotoSocial, is hoping to attract iPhone users who want the Photos experience the new iOS 7 mobile operating system will offer…and then some. As with iOS 7’s re-imagined Photos app, Photoful will …

Apple Still Has a Giant Advantage in Digital Music, With 75 Percent of the Market

There are a lot of places to spend money on digital music, but all of them are dwarfed by iTunes.<p>If you spend any time at all thinking about the …

Five ways the digital camera changed us

<b>Photography firm Kodak has run into hard times, with critics suggesting it has failed to effectively adapt to digital. But four decades ago Kodak was credited with building the first digital camera, an innovation that has changed the world.</b><p>The first was a box the size of a small coffee machine with …

The Craft Camera, a DIY digital cardboard camera

March 3, 2017 /Photography News/ Do you want to try your hand at making your own digital camera? Photographer Coralie Gourguechon has come up with …

How to Use Photo Stream With Your Digital Camera

- Mar 20, 2013<p>iCloud’s Photo Stream feature is a great way to automatically upload images you take on your iOS device to iPhoto or Aperture – but as …

Photo Op-ed: Digital camera etiquette

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A traveller's guide to digital cameras

The range of cameras and accessories is simply staggering, and at first glance can be confusing. What appear to be very similar cameras in terms of size, megapixels and lens can be more than US$1000 apart in price. Some digital SLR cameras come with one lens, others with two, and others are …

Bug-eyed! This digital camera tech gives 180-degree view

A team of researchers at several universities around the world has created a new digital camera technology that takes cues from bug eyes.<p>The technology, which has not yet been named, is designed after the eyes found in arthropods. The camera is equipped with a a slew of image sensors and focusing …

Cameras

Flexible plastic camera sensor headed to smartphones, wearables and more

Bendable cameras and sensors that can flex around corners could be on the horizon, with the first flexible image sensor built on plastic being …

Did You Know Steve Jobs Hated the Sound of the iPod? He Liked Vinyl

Only in Santa Cruz can you learn important things in store window displays. I love this one at Streetlights and it gave me pause to think...What do …

Top five external drives for hard-core users

Generally, the term "hard-core" and external hard drives don't go together. This is because external, portable hard drives are probably the most popular and casual type of consumer storage.<p>But some of them can get really serious, too.<p>These are external storage devices that are not just fast or …

Thunderbolt

Gameboy Color External Hard Drive

Apparently you can’t use the Game Boy Color to enjoy those retro games, but if you want a unique way to store your files, the <b>Gameboy Color external</b> …

How to Protect Your Kid's Photos Online

It's possible to protect photos of your child online when you follow these simple guidelines.<p>Social media outlets are an obvious way for parents to share news, updates, and photos of their children's achievements—but are they safe? It's true that occasionally some bad things can happen when you're …

Social Media

Mobile phone data: the oil of the digital age

Three quarters of the world's more than six billion mobile phones are located in the developing world, and the ubiquity of these devices in …

The Digital Hospital: Mission-Control-Like Command Center At This Hospital Is Taking Healthcare Into The Future

In the 1960s, airports started using air traffic control technology that allowed them to swiftly transition from scheduling a few hundred flights a …

The only data storage you need…

The Viceversal portable drive serves as a universally compatible way to carry data from iPhone to Android or Surface to Galaxy, whatever systems you …

World Backup Day: Now's the Time to Fortify Your Digital Existence

If you haven't backed up your digital data yet, you are a fool. No offense. Seriously, though, it is so, so, so easy to lose everything. And guess …

This Device Turns A Charcoal Stove Into A Cell Phone Charger

Also it might provide electricity to the undeveloped world.<p>VOTO is a new device that turns fire into a power source for cell phones. Now, where there's fire, there can be modern civilization!<p>The key is a fire-activated fuel cell. The fuel-cell end of the device is placed into a stove, below the …

What a Facebook Re-Design Would Be Like in Real Life

By now we're mostly used to Facebook moving the furniture around every once in a while. We complain for a while, then just deal with it. But in a …

Furniture

Make your old iPhone run like new

My friend is convinced that the slowing of his iPhone 4S is part of a vast Apple conspiracy. I'm not completely persuaded.<p>I mean, sure Apple has sent out updates to iOS that are arguably a step in the wrong direction, like that whole Apple Maps fiasco. But I believe the main culprit for decreasing …

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