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With its new S7 phone, Samsung looks even more like Apple

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple and Samsung phones, which have been looking more and more alike over the past few years, are much closer to virtual twins with …

Mobile Technology

'Passive Wi-Fi' uses 10,000 times less energy

Wi-Fi is a surprisingly brutal energy monster; as an increasing number of devices rely on constant connections to cloud services, its draw on global …

LG's cute Rolling Bot takes a casual stroll at MWC

LG has a new friend for its G5 flagship smartphone. LG named it Rolling Bot. Rolling Bot is cute, though right now it doesn't do very much. You can control it with a G5, but it moves very slow -- so slow. There's a laser in it, so your cat will probably love it.<p>Gallery: LG's cute Rolling Bot | 15 …

Netflix Is Making Binge-Watching Easier on Your Phone

Netflix is rolling out an app update for the iPhone and iPad Wednesday that will make it easier for people to binge-watch. When users are watching a …

Samsung’s Galaxy S7 Phone is the First with Dual Pixel Auto Focus

One of the highly touted features in Canon’s new 80D DSLR is the Dual Pixel autofocus system, which uses ever pixel on the CMOS sensor for …

10 Tips To Help You Capture Sellable Travel Stock Photos

Despite what people may think, travel photography is like any other business. It has its high and low points, and just like any other business, it …

Photography

10 Things Every Nature Photographer Should Have In Their Bag

Besides your camera, there are some very handy accessories that you should be packing into your camera bag as a nature photographer. Over the years, …

Samsung Gear 360 is a Ball-Shaped Camera for 360° Photos and Videos

Samsung today announced a new virtual reality camera called the Samsung Gear 360. It’s a ball-shaped camera that lets anyone easily capture …

10 Tips for Capturing the Essence of a Rainforest

Australia is home to some of the most extensive areas of subtropical rainforest in the world. These protected environments are often the highlight of …

4 Tools To Help Dial in a Perfect Exposure

Choosing a correct exposure can be difficult at times, especially in bright light. I've become pretty good and reading my LCD screen and using zebra …

Tutorials

How to Create Fake Shadows: PHOTOSHOP #91

The First (R)evolutionary Camera of 2016

Characteristics of the camera of the future: Native integration with a communications-enabled device (e.g. your phone), which allows for …

Cameras

Amazing Photo Tricks Using 5 Common Tools

Oh, the things you can do with old Christmas lights! Whether you’re feeling uninspired or simply looking for new ways to shoot old subjects, this …

World's Fastest microSDXC UHS-II Card Released by SanDisk - Up tu 275MB/s

As some of the devices we use as photographers start to get smaller and less obtrusive, so do their storage formats. While their physical size is …

Photoskop Helps You Learn Photography for Free via Interactive Online Lessons

Want to learn the basics of photography for free from the comfort of your own home? There are many ways to do so these days, but a new one you might …

Google is building an engineering team in this Southeast Asian country

Moving on in their quest for world domination, the Internet giant announced yesterday that it would be building an engineering team in Singapore, with hopes of bringing more of the human population online.<p>The Southeast Asian market, one that remains relatively untapped despite its massive potential …

Tech Industry

Verizon is adding a ton of new channels to FiOS 'Custom' TV

When Verizon launched its Custom TV offering last year, the picking were a bit slim. That's changing. The base "Essentials" package from before only offered a paltry 35 channels. That's since ballooned to 190 and includes local stations but not sports networks; for what's available in your area, …

That $4 smartphone is sketchy as hell

Photo by Vishal Mathur<p>Earlier this week, Indian smartphone maker Ringing Bells unveiled their record-setting Freedom 251, an Android device that had some astounding specs for its unbelievable $3.64 price tag (Rs. 251). There was so much fervor over the device’s release that Times of India described …

Android News

Hmm, something's a bit off about New York City on Google Maps

Proud New Yorkers, get ready to use your 😂😰😳 (and the facepalm one, whenever it’s released) emoji today. A quick search for New York, NY on Google Maps might lead you to the right city geographically, but the accompanying photo, is, um, pretty off. Unless of course Mayor Bill de Blasio had palm …

16 iPhone 6S Tricks And Tips You May Not Know About

What distinguishes the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus from its predecessors — aside from the faster chipsets and the major camera upgrades — is the pressure-sensitive 3D Touch feature. The 3D Touch feature supports a new dimension of functionality such as “peeking” at content by applying a light push …

iPhone

'Millennipreneurs' Are Starting More Businesses, Targeting Higher Profits

A new generation of entrepreneurs has arrived, and they’re already outperforming their parents.<p>They’re the “millennipreneurs,” as a new survey puts …