Tag: Photos

Toddler's Photo Falling Asleep On A Swing Contained Clues She Has Cancer

Dave Fletcher took a photo of his daughter falling asleep at a playground. Several weeks later, he and his wife learned that the photo actually provided a clue that their 3-year-old daughter has cancer.

Public Health December 3, 2018

Microsoft Bing Visual Search Now Lets You Point Your Smartphone Camera At Something And Find It Online

Microsoft's answer to Google Lens is Bing visual search, and it allows users to snap a photo of something and look for it online. Here's how it works and what you can do with it.

Microsoft June 24, 2018

Facebook Develops AI That Opens Your Eyes When You Blink In Selfies

Facebook engineers developed artificial intelligence with General Adversarial Networks that opens closed eyes in photos. It did not announce when it will be released to the public.

Apps/Software June 19, 2018

Selfies Can Make Your Nose Look 30 Percent Bigger

A mathematical model revealed that people's nose may look bigger in their selfies. What's a good distance between the face and the camera to avoid this distortion in photos?

Healthy Living/Wellness March 3, 2018

Microsoft Photos App For Android And iOS In The Works, Soon To Hit Windows 10 Testers

Microsoft is working on a Photos companion app for Android and iOS devices, and it will soon become available to Windows 10 testers. The app will let users wirelessly transfer photos and videos between mobile devices and PCs.

Microsoft November 30, 2017

Astronomers Get Rare View Of Type Ia Supernova Magnified 50 Times

A team of astronomers captured multiple images of the gravitational lensing of supernova iPTF16geu located about 4 billion light-years away. Find out more about this extremely rare cosmic event.

Space April 21, 2017

Epson FastPhoto Launches As World's Fastest Photo Scanner: One Photo Per Second And Cool Tricks To Boot [Video]

Epson launched a new high-speed scanning system with impressive features, including scanning one photo per second at 300 dpi. The Epson FastFoto FF-640 scanner is now on sale at various retailers, but it's not exactly cheap.

Gadgets September 15, 2016

New 'Suicide Squad' Mug Shots And Bios Released

Entertainment Weekly released new mug shot-style photos of the characters from 'Suicide Squad.' The movie is about some of the most infamous villains of the DC Comics universe teaming up to save the world.

Movies/TV Shows July 8, 2016

Go Wild, Shutterbugs. Facebook 360 Photos Is Finally Here

Facebook began rolling out its 360 photos on Thursday, and it allows users to capture and share immersive panoramic images to the News Feed.

Internet June 10, 2016

Instagram Share Extensions On iOS: Perks And Limitations

Instagram finally added support for share extensions with its latest iOS app update, allowing users to share photos and videos from other apps. The added perks come with some limitations, however.

Apps/Software June 7, 2016

J.K. Rowling Reveals New Cast Photos of 'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child'

J.K. Rowling recently released photos of the cast of the play 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.' The play features a first look at grown-up Harry and Ginny, as well as their son, Albus.

Geek May 31, 2016

Wear Your Favorite Instagram Photo On Your Shirt By Using The Printing Platform Blank

Instagram and Facebook users can print their own personal photos onto a T-shirt to show off their skills or increase brand visibility using the platform Blank.

Life & Style May 26, 2016

WordsEye Uses AI To Turn Your Words Into 3D Images

This website and upcoming app allows users to create 3D scenes just by describing what they imagine using text.

Apps/Software April 22, 2016

Matthew McConaughey Is This Reddit User's Great-Great Grandfather Reincarnated

This photo of a redditor's great-great grandfather looks exactly like actor Matthew McConaughey.

Internet Culture April 13, 2016

Kodak Releases New 'Moments' App For Visual Storytelling

Kodak Moments is a new photo app that focuses on sharing stories about memorable events.

Apps/Software March 11, 2016

'Gotham': Fox Releases First Photos Of BD Wong As Hugo Strange

As one of Batman's greatest adversaries, it was only a matter of time before Hugo Strange made his debut on Fox's 'Gotham' — and the first photos of B.D. Wong in costume just went online.

Movies/TV Shows February 8, 2016

Selfie And Weight Loss: Taking Photo Of Yourself Each Week Helps You Lose Weight, Says Study

Taking a selfie was found to help people lose weight. Researchers said seeing progress through self-photographs is an effective motivator for dieters to stick to their weight loss regimen.

Life January 23, 2016

'Daredevil' Season Two: New Punisher And Elektra Photos Revealed

Marvel has been promising that 'Daredevil's second season will be bigger and better than the first. Fans can finally catch a glimpse of the expanded cast: photos of both the Punisher and Elektra have made their way online!

Geek December 29, 2015

Google Launches Cardboard Camera App That Lets Users Take Photos In Virtual Reality

Google has released a new photo app that turns smartphones into VR cameras, with the ability to immerse the user into images.

Apps/Software December 3, 2015

Software Reveals How Smiling Evolved During 100 Years Of Yearbook Photos

Data mining helped researchers show the evolution of the smile in the past 100 years. The researchers created an 'average' face and smile for each decade from thousands of high school yearbook photos in the United States from the 1900s onwards.

Society November 26, 2015

Reuters Bans RAW Photo Submissions Because They Don’t ‘Reflect Reality’

Reuters has banned freelance photographers from submitting RAW photo files due to edited files that are below journalistic integrity. Photographers are now required to deliver photos in JPEG file format.

Business November 20, 2015

Running Out Of Storage? Google Photos Can Now Help Free Space On Your Phone: Here's How

Google released Google Photos v1.9. New features to help users seamlessly save their phone's storage space, along with bug fixes and wider feature implementation, comes with the new version.

Apps/Software November 18, 2015

This AI Can Teach You How To Step Up Your Selfie Game

Researcher Andrej Karpathy taught an AI neural network how to rank selfies, finding that women take better ones than men.

Internet October 30, 2015

Adobe Launches Photoshop Fix, Easy-To-Use Free Editing App That Can Change Facial Features For iOS

Adobe rolled out its new photo-editing app for beginners called Photoshop Fix, where users can change facial features and remove images with just a a few taps and swipes.

Apps/Software October 5, 2015

Marvel And Netflix Released The First Official Images For 'Jessica Jones'

Netflix has released a series of official photos featuring the cast of Marvel’s live-action show ‘Jessica Jones,' which will debut in November.

Movies/TV Shows September 17, 2015

New Photos Released From The First Episode Of New Season of Marvel's 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'

Not only has Marvel and ABC released new photos of Quake's costume for the new season of 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,' but today, new photos surfaced from the season's first episode.

Movies/TV Shows September 15, 2015

Apple Introduces 'Live Photos': Pictures That Come To Life

Here's a little something unexpected from Wednesday's Apple keynote event. The camera inside the iPhone 6s will support a feature called 'Live Photos,' which brings your pictures to life.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 9, 2015

Here's The First Look At Michael Fassbender In The 'Assassin's Creed' Movie

It's been a long time coming, but fans of Ubisoft's long-running 'Assassin's Creed' series can finally catch a glimpse of Michael Fassbender as Callum Lynch in the upcoming film adaptation!

Movies/TV Shows August 27, 2015

Apple To Fix iPhone 6 Plus Phones For Free After iSight Found To Capture Blurry Photos

Apple will replace a limited number of iPhone 6 Plus smartphones sold between September 2014 and January 2015 due to an iSight defect in the rear camera.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 24, 2015

New 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Photos Released In Hi-Res

We're four months away from the release of 'Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens.' The release of new high-resolution photos of the movie may provide some clues as to what we can expect.

Movies/TV Shows August 14, 2015

Catch Your First Look At The Zombies From 'The Walking Dead' Season 6

Sure, everyone loves and cares about the characters from 'The Walking Dead'... but that doesn't mean that the zombies shouldn't get their time to shine, too!

Movies/TV Shows July 31, 2015

Tons Of New 'Batman v. Superman' Photos Released Online

We've been treated to more and more photos from 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' lately, but this takes the cake: six new pictures from the set have just been released online!

Movies/TV Shows July 29, 2015

Three New 'Batman v. Superman' Photos Released Online

It seems like just yesterday that fans were sneaking onto sets and almost getting arrested just to catch a glimpse of an unfinished Batmobile - now, the photos are being released officially online!

Movies/TV Shows July 28, 2015

Patrick Stewart Visits 'X-Men: Apocalypse' Set In New Photo Update From Bryan Singer

'X-Men: Apocalypse' director Bryan Singer has been revealing a ton about the upcoming movie on social media. His latest Instagram post features a familiar face to the franchise.

Movies/TV Shows July 26, 2015

Check Out The Cast Of 'Fear The Walking Dead' In AMC's Newest Photos

With 'Fear the Walking Dead' just a few weeks away from its big series premiere, AMC is giving fans one of the best looks at the spin-off's cast so far!

Movies/TV Shows July 24, 2015

The 'Bond Girls' Of 'Spectre' Photos And Details Revealed

A new trailer for 'Spectre' arrives Wednesday. But for now, we can look at some new photos and details about the women sure to cause a splash in the new James Bond movie.

Movies/TV Shows July 21, 2015

New Photos of 'Deadpool' Shows Teenage Negasonic Warhead Costume Inspired By Older 'X-Men' Comics

Although newly-released photos from the Deadpool film mostly feature Ryan Reynolds as the film's title character, one photo shows off a familiar yellow 'X-Men' costume (from the older 'X-Men' comics) on Teenage Negasonic Warhead.

Movies/TV Shows July 16, 2015

The First Look At The Ghostbusters In Their New Uniforms Is Here

We finally know what the Ghostbusters will look like in their new uniforms in the franchise's highly-anticipated reboot. The update is a bit more decorative than the original.

Movies/TV Shows July 10, 2015

Instagram May Soon Add High Res Image Storage To App And Web

Users can now view 1080 by 1080 pixel images on the desktop version of Instagram by opening the page's source code.

Apps/Software July 6, 2015

New 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn Of Justice' Photos Debut In Entertainment Weekly

In time for San Diego Comic-Con, Entertainment Weekly released new photos from 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' featuring the DC Trinity together for the first time.

Movies/TV Shows July 2, 2015

Instagram's Latest Update Is Designed To Pull You From Your Feed

The latest Instagram update introduces some big changes to the app's search and explore features.

Apps/Software June 23, 2015

New NASA Images Gallery Collects Over 130,000 Space Photos For Easier Browsing

Luna Imaging brings NASA's various image collections together into a single, searchable gallery.

Internet June 22, 2015

Look More Fashionable On Instagram With Some Help From This Algorithm

You might look at fashion blogs or see what your favorite celebrities are wearing for style inspiration. However, finding out what's fashionable on social media is actually a science.

Apps/Software June 20, 2015

Check Out The Awesome Cosplay From The Superman Celebration

This past weekend marked the annual Superman Celebration in Metropolis, IL, where cosplayers showed off their finest recreations of comic book characters. Here are just a few of the awesome costumes we saw there.

Movies/TV Shows June 15, 2015

Google Photos Offers Unlimited Storage: It's Free In Exchange For Your Privacy?

Google Photos is a great way of organizing photos and videos for free. However, the free media storage comes at the cost of customer's privacy.

Apps/Software June 1, 2015

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