Tag Archive: Photos


How to use the Honor 8X’s AI to take better photos

The Honor 8X includes the latest in Huawei’s computational photography. A dual-camera system composed of a 20MP sensor paired with a 2MP depth-sensing one enables new possibilities, and with the inclusion of AI-powered camera software, it’s easier than ever to take great photos. Here’s how you can use all those tools to take better photos on your Honor 8X.

Products used in this guide Amazon: Honor 8X ($ 250) Amazon: JOBY GorillaPod ($ 14) Amazon: Vastar Smartphone Tripod  [Read More…]

It’s not just you: Google Photos is down and photo backups are, too

Google Photos website and automatic photo backups are on the fritz right now.

Google Photos is one of the unsung heroes of the Google ecosystem, and its free, fast photo backups are a godsend for shutterbugs and screenshot over-sharers like me. Unfortunately, it seems they’re not working tonight for a large number of users around the world.

If you open the Google Photos website right now, you either get a totally blank photo feed  [Read More…]

Thanks to Google Photos, I’ll always be able to remember the best dog ever

No matter how hard you try, saving every memory is an impossible feat. Let Google Photos do it for you.

Sammy was a good boy. He would snuff to get my attention and toss me a high-five to try and get a piece of my sandwich (it always worked). He’d also remind me when it was bedtime if I stayed up too late. He was also well-mannered and would patiently walk alongside my slower-than-dog self while sitting  [Read More…]

Google Photos increases Live Album limit to 20,000 photos

This October, Google Photos brought in Live Albums, a feature that automatically adds photos of specific people or pets to an album. The cap on Live Albums, however, was set at 10,000 photos and videos, with Live Albums refusing to accept new photos once the limit was reached. Within a short time, it became clear that the cap was set way too low for many users. Now, Google has increased the cap to 20,000 photos and videos.

While it was  [Read More…]

How to share photos and videos from PlayStation Network

There are so many times we do awesome things in video games we wish our friends could have seen. Well, PlayStation makes it so that even if they aren’t in the same room as you, you can share your gaming achievements with the rest of the world. There are plenty of options as to which social media you can share to or, heck, share to them all!

Products used in this guide Amazon: PlayStation  [Read More…]

How to take the best Night Sight photos with your Google Pixel

Google’s cameras have always been spectacular in low light, but with the new Night Sight feature they’re truly spectacular even in extreme darkness. One of the best parts about Night Sight is that it was released for all Pixel phones, not just the latest models. And if you want to make the most of Night Sight on all of these phones, you’ll want to know these tips and tricks.

Products used in this guide Google Store: Google Pixel  [Read More…]

Honor shares the first photos taken from the View 20’s 48MP camera

Honor’s upcoming View 20 flagship has a 48MP camera at the back.

Xiaomi isn’t the only manufacturer set to launch a phone with a 48MP camera, as Honor confirmed today that its upcoming flagship will also sport Sony’s IMX586 48MP imaging sensor at the back.

Honor also revealed that the phone will be powered by the Kirin 980, and that it will have an in-display cutout for the front camera. The timing suggests the upcoming flagship will  [Read More…]

Free Flickr accounts will be limited to 1,000 photos and videos next year

There are also more perks coming to Flickr Pro.

For years now, Flickr has been the go-to destination for people that want to share their photography skills with like-minded individuals. Today, the company announced a few big changes in an effort to make sure Flickr is around to thrive for many more years to come.

The biggest announcement is that people that use Flickr for free will be limited to just 1,000 photos and videos starting on  [Read More…]

UMIDIGI Uwatch real-life photos show the smartwatch in action (Promoted)

So far UMIDIGI has been known for making smartphones, but now the Chinese company is looking to enter a new product category – smartwatches.

UMIDIGI getting ready to launch the Uwatch, a wearable featuring a 1.33-inch circular display and a watchband in three different stunning colors.

According to the company’s own website, the Uwatch is expected to boast a full metal unibody and a 2.5D curved tempered glass screen with great viewing angles.

The Uwatch is bound to be an  [Read More…]

Ten tips and tricks for Google Photos

Google Photos is far and away one of Google’s best services. It’s easily the top choice for many Android users when it comes to saving and keeping track of all of the pictures they’re snapping with their smartphones.

But there’s more to Google Photos than being a gallery and backup tool. The app features tons of features, some of which are more obvious than others, and you definitely need to give them a try.

In this article, we’ve put together  [Read More…]