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Facebook Kills Mostly-Dead Poke and Camera Apps

Facebook Kills Mostly-Dead Poke and Camera Apps

By Josh Wolford May 13, 2014

Facebook has officially killed two apps that were already mostly dead and hadn’t been updated in forever–Poke and Camera (or Camera•, to be precise). If you try to find either in the App Store, you’ll come up empty handed. Facebook …

Sony’s New Cyber-Shots Turn Smartphones Into Cameras Sony’s New Cyber-Shots Turn Smartphones Into Cameras

In addition to its new high-end Xperia Z1 smartphone and a 4K video download service, Sony today announced an interesting concept for photographers. The company during its IFA presentation revealed its new DSC-QX100 and DSC-QX10 Cyber-shot cameras. What’s special about …

Lifelogging: Modern Journal or Invasion of Privacy? Lifelogging: Modern Journal or Invasion of Privacy?

The future is here, and it’s name is Narcissism. Swedish company Memento has developed a life-logging camera that you wear on your person. The camera takes a picture every 30 seconds and saves it for later sorting. That means everyone …

Samsung Announces Interchangeable-Lens Camera With Android Samsung Announces Interchangeable-Lens Camera With Android

In November 2012, Samsung released its Galaxy Camera, a digital point-and-shoot camera running Android. Now, Samsung is taking the concept toward its logical conclusion. Samsung this week announced the Galaxy NX, an interchangeable-lens camera (ILC) that runs on Android. The …

RepRap Makes The First 3D Printed DSLR Camera RepRap Makes The First 3D Printed DSLR Camera
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RepRap, makers of fine self-replicating 3D printerse, offers us a glimpse of the future. Their future is one where advanced electronics can be built in the comfort of your own home for a fraction of the price. Their latest project …

iPhone 5 Camera Improves on iPhone 4S iPhone 5 Camera Improves on iPhone 4S
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At today’s Apple event, the company just unveiled the all new iPhone 5. Like many predicted, it sports a 4-inch 16:9 screen, 4G LTE, and a faster A6 processor. The iPhone 5 is also much thinner and lighter – coming …

Samsung Set To Reveal Android Camera Later This Week [Rumor] Samsung Set To Reveal Android Camera Later This Week [Rumor]
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It was really only a matter of time before camera manufacturers began to implement Android into their devices. Nikon was the first to announce such a camera last week with the Coolpix S800c. Now it looks like Samsung might be …

Nikon Announces Their First Android Powered Camera Nikon Announces Their First Android Powered Camera

It was rumored earlier this month that Nikon would be announcing an Android powered camera shortly. Those rumors turned out to be correct as Nikon announced the Coolpix S800c, the first camera to feature the Android operating system. Nikon announced …

Android May Be Coming To A Nikon Camera Near You Android May Be Coming To A Nikon Camera Near You
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Android is one of the most flexible operating systems on the market. We’re beginning to see it crop up in just about everything. One of the few places where it hasn’t really taken hold is the traditional point and shoot …

Scientists Create X-Ray Camera Without The Use Of X-Rays

One of the coolest powers that superheroes ever got was X-Ray vision. Imagine being able to see through everything. You would be able to see threats before they appear or play a multitude of pranks on your friends. The only …

They Can Run, But Cancer Cells Can No Longer Hide
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I’ve had friends and family taken by cancer, and the cause was always the same – it was caught too late. Granted, a lot of that has to do with people not getting annual screenings, but cancer is also just …

Trygger’s iPhone Case Adds Filter to Camera Trygger’s iPhone Case Adds Filter to Camera

It was recently reported that the iPhone beat out Sony in the camera market for the first time, as more and more users are plainly taking pictures with their mobile devices, rather than investing in a standard camera. And cameras …

Apple Patents Pattern Detection Tech For iOS Cameras Apple Patents Pattern Detection Tech For iOS Cameras

Last week we brought you news that Apple had applied for a patent for remarkably powerful 3D camera technology that could be put into an iOS device. Now it seems that 3D isn’t the only new tech Apple is looking …

Rollei Announces New Compact Camera Rollei Announces New Compact Camera

German cameramaker Rollei has just announced its Powerflex 800 compact digital camera, which features a 14MP Sony sensor. The camera also sports a 12.5x optical zoom and the ability to capture 720p high definition video. The Powerflex 800 also features …

Panasonic GF5 Specs Leaked On Instagram Panasonic GF5 Specs Leaked On Instagram

The iOS-specific photo-sharing app Instagram is used for lots of things, but it’s not usually in the news for being the outlet for a product leak. It appears that’s just what has happened recently, however, as Hong Kong’s face of …

iPhone Beats Sony In Camera Market iPhone Beats Sony In Camera Market
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In a time when everyone from grandmas to fifth-graders have smartphones, it’s not hard to believe that phone cameras have come to dominate the photo industry. According to BusinessWeek.com, Sony is now facing their weakest demand since 2009, and it’s …

iOS 5.1 Update Is Available To Download, Screenshots Inside iOS 5.1 Update Is Available To Download, Screenshots Inside
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Apple announced earlier today that their latest update iOS 5.1 would be available. WPN has confirmed that it is available to download. Most of the details surrounding the update have been known, with a couple of mystery improvements we now …