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Change these 3 camera settings in iOS 11

Changes to Live Photos may have grabbed headlines, but iOS 11 introduces some under-the-hood changes to the way your iPhone snaps photos. The biggest of which is the new HEIF file format that replaces JPEG. Let's have a look at the best way to set up your iPhone's camera with these new features.<p>1. …

Why Thailand’s military coup is great for the country’s mobile gaming business

SINGAPORE — Southeast Asia has a number of exciting, growing markets, so most developers entering the region probably wouldn’t think that they should risk entering the country that is still dealing with the fallout of a military coup. But one developer thinks that’s potentially wonderful for mobile …

Brussels suicide bombers identified as police hunt suspect caught on CCTV

Ibrahim and Khalid el-Bakraoui blew themselves up at airport and metro respectively, prosecutors confirm, as police hunt surviving suspect<p>Two of the suicide bombers who blew themselves up in the twin Brussels attacks that killed at least 31 people on Tuesday have been formally named by prosecutors, …

The De Beers Millennium Jewel 4, a rare blue diamond, smashes auction records in Asia - CNN Style

Written by Zahra Jamshed, CNN<p>A rare blue diamond has gone up for sale and smashed auction records in Asia.<p>The 10.10 carat rock, named the De Beers Millennium Jewel 4, is the largest oval-shaped, fancy vivid blue diamond to ever appear at auction world.<p>Billed by Sotheby's as "yet another wonderful …

On the Road with Paul Theroux: Photographs and Words from His New Book

In Deep South, Paul Theroux takes the back roads of the South with photographer Steve McCurry.<p>Road Candy: Traveling in America<p>Most travel narratives, perhaps all of them, even the classics, describe the miseries and splendors of going from one remote place to another. The quest, the getting there, …

Forza Motorsport 6 review

Let’s start with the look and feel of driving. I can’t say conclusively this is the best-looking driving game on any console — I’ve heard good things about PS4’s <i>Driveclub</i> — but I am comfortable asserting that it’s the most <i>comprehensively</i> good-looking one, because it’s such a huge game. The jaggies …

Biofuel from trash could create green jobs bonanza, says report

Advanced biofuels industry could spur hundreds of thousands of jobs across Europe, says new report, but key European parliament vote next week could throw clean fuel ambitions into disarray<p>Creating biofuels from waste produced by industry, farms, and households could generate 36,000 jobs in the UK …

Employment

Contact lens with built-in telescope could help people with blinding disease

<b>(CNN) —</b> Lights, mirrors, action! Scientists are developing smart contact lenses embedded with miniscule mirrors that can magnify your vision by almost three times.<p>The 1.55mm-thick lenses incorporate a thin reflective telescope made of mirrors and filters; when light enters the eye it bounces off …

Contact Lenses

Aurora Borealis dazzles in the night sky over the UK

LONDON — They're a more regular sight at this time of the year for people who live in northern parts of Europe, but seeing the Aurora Borealis or …

These Movies That Will Remind You What It Truly Means To Be Cold

The Weeknd can't feel his face. You can't feel your face, your toes, or your fingers, and you're fairly certain that your ears now resemble two …

This Is The Best Chromebook You Can Buy

A Chromebook is a relatively new type of computer. It doesn't run on Windows or OS X, but rather Google's Chrome operating system. Google's software is very basic, and it's meant to be used while connected to the Internet.<p>So if you're the type of person that really only uses a laptop for checking …

Consumer Tech

Life on the frontline of the Ukraine conflict

Mykhaylo Vasilyev is retired and lives in Luhansk<p>Luhansk used to be poetically called ‘the city of fountains and roses’. Now it is the city of downcast faces. Sad, downcast, emaciated. And very tired – tired of having no money, mass unemployment, poverty and damaged homes, constant problems with …