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  • News: Behold, the first point-and-shoot 3D scanner for under $1000

    As the prices on desktop 3D printers begin to reliably fall below $1000, it was only a matter of time before portable 3D scanners would follow. Enter the Fuel3D portable 3D scanner Kickstarter campaign. The company is looking to raise $75,000 to bring its functioning prototype to market by this time next year.

  • News: Canon confronts smartphones with the itty-bitty Vixia mini camcorder

    Canon is betting that smartphone users--despite their outward enthusiasm for the all-in-one convenience of built-in cameras and camcorders--are privately pining away for a genuine, dedicated camcorder. On Wednesday, Canon comes to the rescue with the 12.8-megapixel Vixia mini compact personal camcorder--6.3 ounces fully loaded.

  • News: Zuckerberg says no ads on Instagram -- at least, not yet

    Instagram users fretting about ads clogging up their image feed can breath easy, at least for now. Facebook said Wednesday it has no immediate plans to put ads in its photo-sharing app -- though make no mistake, they are coming eventually.

  • News: Google unveils $35 Chromecast device for TV and music streaming

    Google has introduced a cheaper rival product to the Apple TV set-top box with Chromecast, a small portable device that streams video and music from people's computers and mobile devices to their televisions.

  • News: New QuarkXPress 10: Major overhaul modernizes the publishing package

    Quark has let loose QuarkXPress 10, a massive overhaul of its cross-media publishing package for both Mac and Windows. QuarkXPress has been revamped from top to bottom, starting with an under-the-hood conversion from the Carbon to the Cocoa programming environment and ending with a new cutting-edge graphics engine and a refreshed user interface. More than 50 feature enhancements promise to streamline the design process and improve the user experience.

  • News: Hands on: Corel graces Painter X3 with new visual, brush, and painting features

    There's image editing and then there's fine art--and Corel has always positioned Painter, its flagship professional painting program, on the creative end of the spectrum. With the release of Painter X3 (the 13th version of the famed natural-media software) for Mac and Windows, Corel seeks to augment Painter's position as a leading inspirational tool for creatives working in photographic and traditional art, illustration, Manga and comic art, conceptual art, and design. Even though it emerged roughly around the same time as its image-editing contemporary, Adobe Photoshop, Painter holds a unique place in the art world for its drawing and painting prowess.

  • News: Yahoo confirms departure of media chief Mickie Rosen

    Mickie Rosen, head of global media at Yahoo, who was responsible for properties including Yahoo News, Sports and Finance, is leaving the company effective Sept. 1, Yahoo revealed Monday in a regulatory filing.

  • News: Socialmatic unveils $300 price tag for Instagram-focused camera

    Hold onto your hats Instagram fans, the camera you've been waiting for now has a price tag. Socialmatic, the company, recently posted a photo to its Facebook page detailing the specs and cost of its upcoming retro digital camera. The Socialmatic camera will cost $300 and begins shipping in early 2014.

  • News: Hulu owners change the channel on sales talk

    Put away your checkbooks, because Hulu is once again off the market. The video-streaming service's trio of corporate owners announced on Friday that they've decided not to part with the venture quite yet.

  • News: Nokia's new Lumia 1020 debuts with 41-megapixel camera

    Nokia debuted the latest addition to its Windows Phone lineup on Thursday in the form of the oft-rumored Lumia 1020, featuring a 41-Megapixel PureView camera. The 1020 is the second Nokia handset to come with a monster-sized image sensor after the Finnish phone maker introduced the Symbian-based 808 Pureview in early 2012.

  • News: Report: Microsoft helped NSA circumvent its own encryption

    Microsoft helped the U.S. National Security Agency circumvent the company's own encryption in order to conduct surveillance on email accounts through Outlook.com, according to a new report in the Guardian.

  • News: Vine coming to Windows Phone 8

    Vine, the trendy Twitter-owned mobile video app, is coming to the Windows Phone 8 operating system about six months after its initial launch on iOS.

  • News: Instagram moves further from mobile with Web embeds

    People might start seeing a lot more Instagram content across the Web -- the photo- and video-sharing app has just announced the introduction of Web embeds.

  • News: Court in Pakistan orders YouTube block to continue

    A court in Pakistan has ordered a continuation of the block on YouTube in the country, after the government argued that a removal of the ban would have implications on law and order in the country.

  • News: Nokia expected to take smartphone cameras to new heights with 41-megapixel Lumia

    Nokia is expected to launch a follow-up to its 41-megapixel 808 PureView running Windows Phone a week from now, a move that will give the struggling phone vendor a much needed boost, according to one analyst.

  • News: Nokia Lumia 1020 leaked ahead of launch

    Nokia's Lumia 1020 smartphone has been leaked again ahead of its launch event next week.

  • News: How to shoot great fireworks photos with any camera

    Independence Day is also unofficially known as barbecue-and-fireworks day--and while I can't help you grill a better burger, you've come to the right place if you're looking for some quick tips on taking better photos of your local pyrotechnics display. Believe it or not, it's pretty easy to capture dramatic and vivid fireworks in a photo.

  • News: Vine gets new camera features and 'protected' posts

    Vine, Twitter's mobile video service, has just gained several new features designed to make it easier to shoot with the app and to share videos more widely.

  • News: Canon's EOS 70D DSLR focuses on clear, sharp video

    Photography enthusiasts will soon have a brand-new Canon DSLR to get pumped about, especially those who like to shoot video and have it be, you know, in focus. The company has announced the EOS 70D, a replacement for the 60D model, and it's crammed with features for the video-centric, socially connected, advanced amateur set.

  • News: Who's that girl on Netflix? It's Jess! (And some other funny people too.)

    If you're a fan of Zooey Deschanel and a Netflix subscriber, your day just got a little bit brighter.



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