The Royole selfie stick won the Innovation on Honoree Award during this year's CES 2018 event. We sat down with Bill Liu, Royole's Founder and CEO, about winning the award at CES 2018, the Royole selfie stick, and its new technology.
Gadgets February 9, 2018
FaceApp, the controversial photo editing app, is again under racism allegations. The app launched Asian, Black, Caucasian, and Indian as its new filters, and from the names, you already know that there would be racist undertones.
Apps/Software August 10, 2017
Huawei unveiled two new midrangers with impressive prowess in the camera department. Meet the new Huawei Nova 2 and Nova 2 Plus, both sporting dual rear cameras and 20-megapixel selfie cams.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 27, 2017
Instagram copied another major Snapchat feature, now adding 'face filters' for users to spice up their selfies. The latest update also brings new creative tools, so here's what's new.
Apps/Software May 16, 2017
Uber has added a new safety feature requiring drivers to take selfies before logging on to the platform and accepting rides. Is this the company's way of avoiding background checks and admitting its drivers swap and share accounts?
Business Tech September 24, 2016
It's the Instagram of banking security.
Apps/Software February 23, 2016
For 24 hours, you can watch Snoopy and Woodstock do a happy dance across your Snapchat seflies with the app's latest animated lens.
Apps/Software October 30, 2015
Researcher Andrej Karpathy taught an AI neural network how to rank selfies, finding that women take better ones than men.
Internet October 30, 2015
Snapchat is posed to debut a novel advertising format - sponsored lenses - in time for Halloween, which will capitalize on the new Lenses feature. The advertising format will give brands the option of adding their tagline or logo to a user's selfie.
Apps/Software October 3, 2015
Take selfie, get paid! Pay Your Selfie pays real money in exchange for your selfies.
Internet Culture September 25, 2015
The Selfie Spoon from Cinnamon Toast Crunch - a selfie stick that has a spoon attached at one tip - enables selfie lovers to click selfies while eating their cereal.
Gadgets September 22, 2015
Monster unveils a new phone case designed for taking selfies next to glass.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 5, 2015
More than 80 percent of adults in a survey say they have sexted. A study finds the behavior can increase sexual satisfaction within a relationship.
Life August 10, 2015
An elephant took a selfie with a tourist after grabbing his GoPro in search of more food. Although the viral photo is unique, it was not the first 'elphie' taken.
Internet Culture May 28, 2015
Men often see highly attractive female profile pictures as both alluring and alarming - but the same does not hold true for women looking at photos of men.
Society May 8, 2015
As innovative camera features crop up on smartphones, the app development industry is also building a wide database of camera apps. Get to know some of the best camera apps now available on Android.
Apps/Software May 7, 2015
According to a new user-based selfie study by ON.com, the state capital with the highest number of selfies taken per week is — surprising.
Feature May 1, 2015
From the collaborative efforts of artists Justin Crowe and Aric Snee comes the latest innovation in mobile phone photography: the selfie arm.
Geek April 29, 2015
Kong, the new app from social network Path, will take your selfies to the next level by turning them into GIFs with text, emojis and filters.
Apps/Software April 14, 2015
This perfectly timed selfie is more than a little gross, but you know you're going to look at it anyway.
Internet Culture April 8, 2015
Motorola released a parody in honor of April Fools' Day that pokes fun at the selfie stick.
Internet Culture April 1, 2015
There is no escaping the selfie culture the digital age has created. Here are some of the latest selfie trends of 2015.
Feature March 24, 2015
Priests are taking selfies today to show social media that they celebrated Ash Wednesday by using the hashtag #ashtag.
Internet Culture February 18, 2015
In an ad that will be aired during the Super Bowl, McDonald’s announced it will let lucky customers pay for their order with love.
Internet Culture February 1, 2015
Soon your in-game 'World of Warcraft' avatar will be able to take virtual selfies for all the world to see.
Geek January 27, 2015
Even though the trend hasn't caught on in the U.S. yet, taking picture with the selfie stick is widely popular in Asia and the U.K. Selfie Sticks are now one of this holidays must-have gifts.
Geek December 15, 2014
The demand for plastic surgery procedures has significantly increased and the trend has something to do with selfies and people not satisfied of how they look on social media sites.
Life December 1, 2014
Samsung just announced the Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A3, which are focused on young consumers and social networking, The smartphones feature a thin metal design and 5-megapixel cameras to capture the best selfies.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 31, 2014
Selfies have taken over the world, but you've never seen any quite like this. Whether posing next to dangerous situations or risking life and limb at vertigo-inducing heights, these are the selfies you should never, ever try.
Internet Culture October 23, 2014
We all know that Disney characters aren't real. But if they were social media-obsessed individuals like the rest of us, this is what their Instagram accounts would look like.
Internet Culture October 16, 2014
HTC looks to push forward the evolution of how consumers take selfies. The HTC Desire Eye features 13-megapixel cameras on both its face and its back.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 13, 2014
A London-based company has published their survey results showing what users feel as the most annoying facebook habits of all time.
Internet Culture October 3, 2014
A live feed of the least-likes photos posted on Instagram are bought together in one place on the site No Likes Yet. The site allows users to learn what not to do and directly like a photo to remove it from the list.
Internet Culture September 12, 2014
As consumers continue to care equally about life on both sides of their smartphones, handset makers are responding with sharper and more robust camera feaures. The Nokia Lumia 730 Dual Sim was built for selfies, says Microsoft.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 4, 2014
Rumors are hitting the tech world that Sony has developed a new make-up like device aimed at assisting users take selfies. The Xperia C3 device has sparked much attention over its unique look and is rumored that it's being tested in China.
Gadgets August 26, 2014
Sony rhymes with selfie, and the company's new DSC-KW11 Cyber-shot digital camera is a girl's best selfie friend, right down to its perfume bottle design. Its 180-degree swiveling lens and onboard image-manipulation features make taming the selfie an easy proposition.
Gadgets August 22, 2014