Tag Archive: Take


Take advantage of the OnePlus community for awesome updated images

One of my favorite things about setting up a new phone, or refreshing an existing phone, is customizing it by changing the themes, icon packs, and of course, the wallpapers and backgrounds. My problem is that I’m too indecisive, and I can’t always choose just the right background for my phone. Thankfully, OnePlus has marshaled the resources of its robust worldwide community and allowed its users to take member photos from around the world and set them as  [Read More…]

The best wheels to take your PS4 racing to the next level

If you’re looking to get into console-based sim racing, then the PlayStation 4 is a strong place to be. Not only does Sony have a strong first-party title in Gran Turismo, but it’s well supported by third-party offerings like F1 and Project Cars. To take your experience to the next level, a wheel is a sound investment, and the good news is that there are some really awesome choices for the PlayStation. This includes the Thrustmaster T300 RS  [Read More…]

How to take a screenshot on the OnePlus 8

Taking a screenshot is a dead-simple function. But when you upgrade to a new phone, you can’t take for granted that you’ll automatically know how to do it. With new software versions and different button combinations, things can actually change quite a bit. Here’s how you can get it done on the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro.

Products used in this guide Focused on value: OnePlus 8 ($ 700 at OnePlus) True flagship: OnePlus 8 Pro ($ 900  [Read More…]

How to take a screenshot on a OnePlus phone

A screenshot is a perfect way to capture the contents of your screen and share it. Taking a screenshot is easier than ever, and there are several ways to do so on your OnePlus phone. Let’s take a look at the more common options, and see how you can set up a gesture to easily take a screenshot.

How to take a screenshot with hardware buttons

The most straightforward way to take a screenshot is the  [Read More…]

How to take the best photos with the OnePlus 8 Pro

The OnePlus 8 Pro brings the best and most capable camera system OnePlus has ever put in a phone, thanks to a new primary sensor and improved processing. You still get a dedicated telephoto and ultra-wide camera, too, giving you extra shooting options to inject some variety into your photos. There are lots of tools and plenty of options at your disposal with the OnePlus 8 Pro’s cameras. Here’s how you can make the most of it all  [Read More…]

Here’s how to take better portrait photos with your phone

Portrait photography goes back a long way and it remains one of the most popular ways to capture someone in a moment. The occasion can vary a great deal, but the point is to focus on someone and capture emotion, no matter the time, place, or person involved. Smartphones not only have superb cameras nowadays but also the ability to take great portraits. They may not be able to truly match the larger sensors and lenses of DSLR  [Read More…]

Use your phone to take the best photos of your kids and pets

We know photos are memories, but they are all the more precious when they document how children grow up. Whether it’s an occasion or a slice-of-life shot, getting a little camera crazy with your little ones is understandable. At the same time, pets are also family treasures, and capturing them in their element at home is another of life’s pleasures. Put those two together and you have some of the more adorable images you can take of two  [Read More…]

Let’s take a look at the PS5 DualSense and Xbox Series X controllers

Revolution PS5 DualSense controller

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Pros Light bars moved Adaptive triggers Haptic feedback USB-C charging Built-in microphone Create button Cons Symmetrical thumbstick layout Triggers are not as ergonomic Light bars might drain battery

The DualSense doesn’t completely revolutionize the DualShock lineup, but it is Sony’s biggest departure in design in well over a decade. The hand grips are more ergonomic than the DualShock 4’s and it adds haptic feedback and adaptive triggers to  [Read More…]

The ‘Super Pink Moon’ is tonight — here’s how to take pictures of it

Essential reading before the moon rears its head tonight.

Times are pretty tough and stressful right now, but thankfully, Mother Nature has a little pick-me-up planned for tonight. During the evening on April 7, 2020, through the following morning on April 8, you’ll be able to see the gorgeous “Super Pink Moon” in the sky.

The Super Pink Moon is the first of a couple Supermoons that’ll be visible throughout 2020, but this particular one is expected  [Read More…]

Take a look at the new DualSense controller, releasing alongside PS5

The DualSense looks to be a step above its predecessor, but the design doesn’t appear to have undergone any groundbreaking changes.

What you need to know PlayStation 5’s specs and features were previously revealed and it runs at 10.28 TFLOPS. We now got our first good look at the DualSense controller. It features haptic feedback, adaptive triggers, and more.

The DualShock 5, now officially called the DualSense, has been unveiled by Sony on this random Tuesday. As  [Read More…]