It's a familar scenario. You're traveling with a friend and she poses in front of a famous monument. You're ready to take her picture with your phone but there's a constant stream of people and vehicles getting in and out of your shot. What are your options? You could wait for the right lull in traffic to press the shutter key or you could use Remove -- Scalado's new object removal technology.
If our articles have been tagged properly, the first mention ofOppoon Engadget dates back toAugust 2005. No one would have thought that this then-fledgling DVD player manufacturer -- a spin-off fromVivo'sparent company BBK -- would end up making some interesting smartphones.
If you want to take the ultimate selfie, you’re sometimes limited to the length of your arms. A new line of products from iLuv aim to eliminate the distance you can be from your device while snapping a self portrait. Their aptly named “Selfy” system includes all you need for the perfect shot, from case to shutter — even a tripod or mount.
Eyefi doesn't believe the instant gratification of automatic photo sharing should be limited to smartphone photographers, and Eyefi Cloud is the way it aims to give that same satisfaction to those sticking with dedicated cameras.
Here are some of the best free apps, app updates and new apps that have landed in the App Store recently. All app prices are USD and subject to change. Some deals may expire quickly, so grab them while you can. Apps Now Free
Inspire Pro [iOS Universal; Now free, down from $9.
Facebook recentlyupdated its Messenger application for Android devices with the same feature set and UI dished to the iPhone earlier in the week. Details include the ability to send videos from the camera roll as well as instant video playback in conversation threads.Additionally, the new 5.0 release of the app makes it easier forsending photos directly from a conversation, shortcuts to stickers, bettersearch, and general performance tweaks.
Last year, Sony finally reached the end of the alphabet with itsXperia Z. It wasn't just that the company ran out of letters, though: With the Xperia Z, we saw Sony streamline itsscatteredphonestrategy, piping all its attention into a single high-end device. Then, it followed up with theZ1, which brought a massive 20.7-megapixel camera.
Localscope (US $2.99) has been around the app store for quite awhile, and continues to get updates that make the app a great way to explore your surroundings without moving an inch. This latest update tweaks the GUI and adds geo-tagged video resources from YouTube.
It's time to save some of that hard-earned cash with our Daily Deals, featuring exclusive TUAW Deals , a handy list from Dealnews and our own handpicked iOS and OS X selections. All prices are USD and subject to change. Some deals may expire quickly. TUAW is not responsible for third-party deals and cannot guarantee availability or quality of any particular product at a specific price.
Hot on the heels of all theGoogle I/Oannouncements today, the good people at Plex have let us know that a new version of its app is on the way for the newly launchedAndroid TV. Plex for Android TV isn't a rehash of the Google TV app, but a whole new creature built for the new system.
top shutter speed of 1/16000 second lets you freeze motion, and its6 frames/second (FPS) lets you capture a series of stills of fast-moving action. It has lots of ways to share photos, too: Photo Beam transfers images to NFC-enabled devices with just a touch; share photos with another smartphone or table via WiFi connection or via Mobile Link when there’s no WiFi available; and AutoShare lets you save images on a designated devices as you shoot them. With certain smartphones and the Remote ViewFinder app, you can use your phone as a viewfinder and control your NX Mini from up to 30 feet away. You can even shoot 1080p video or use your NX Mini as a baby monitor with Samsung’s Home Monitor app installed on your phone.
To many photographers -- amateurs and professionals alike -- digital SLRs represent quality. The fact that you can remove the lens and swap it for another is inconsequential to those who never buy a second optic, and it's that segment of the market that Sony's targeting with its Cyber-shot RX10.
If you're angling to upgrade from your smartphone or your point-and-shoot to something a little more serious, you're probably not going to jump for thetop modelout -- unless you have that kind of money. That's where Canon's new entry-level DLSR comes in, with 18-55mm kit lens, for $550.
We've been waiting for it for quite some time, but now Amazon is finally ready to make its play for the living room. Fire TV is not a barebones device like the Chromecast; it's a powerful Android-driven platform with ties to the broader Amazon ecosystem.
Those that have followed me and AndroidSPIN for a while know that Ihave this crazy obsession, perhaps unhealthy addiction, with storage. Not so much cloud storage, although I do have a number of those accounts spread all over the place as well. More so I have an addiction to physical storage. Be it micro SD cards, thumb drives or wireless drives, I just can’t seem to have enough.
Long gone are the days when digital cameras were just for still photographers. In fact, with its GH4, it's easy to argue that Panasonic is putting an even greater emphasis on video capture -- of the 4K variety, in this case. The Lumix GH4, teased as the "next GH" just last month at CES, offers tremendous advantages over its predecessor, the GH3.
Cubits! is a smart tile-sliding puzzler from Rocket Mobile that mixes the spatial shape awareness of Tetris with the sliding row strategy or Rubik's cube. The developer pulls it off nicely to create a challenging puzzler that offers more opportunity for creative thinking than most of its rivals.
Cubits! is a tile-slider at its heart.