QuickCam is a Fast-Launching and Fast-Snapping iOS Camera

iOS: Your cellphone camera is best for those must-capture moments in life, which are often fleeting. If you've lost one too many pictures waiting for your camera app to load (or waiting for it to save), QuickCam is a great alternative. [Lifehacker] » 3/21/11 10:20am 3/21/11 10:20am

Digital Photos Act as Unique Fingerprints in Finding Criminals with…

Forensic specialists can now pinpoint the exact make and model of a camera simply by analyzing the pixels in digital photos. This technique would be useful in the future for tracking down criminals, such as kidnappers who've leaked photos of their hostages to the media. Read on to find out how it works.When a digital… » 11/18/08 9:33pm 11/18/08 9:33pm

iGala Wireless Photo Frame Has Touchscreen, Own Gmail Account

Normally I'd say digital photo frame, splidgital photo frame...but iGala's one has a couple of features that make it stand out. It's an 8-inch touchscreen, with standard 4:3 ratio 800 x 600 pixels so you get less irritating crops or letterboxing, plus its wireless and has 1GB of internal memory. But it's actually got… » 11/13/08 11:20am 11/13/08 11:20am

Personalized Rubik's Cube: Family Photos + Arcane Game = Fun?

Who hasn't wasted hours of their life trying to solve a Rubik's Cube? An online service is now offering to put any picture (I see no rules against racy photos) on a Rubik's Cube for your enjoyment. The pictures need to be at least 300 dpi in size with a recommended resolution of 900x1500 pixels. Then, after a short… » 11/15/06 9:24am 11/15/06 9:24am

Sony HDPS-L1 80GB Photo Storage Unit

The HDPS-L1 (have we met before?) is an 80GB photo storage unit from Sony that serves as a central place to store your digital photos, with all the appropriate outputs so you can watch edge-of-your-seat slideshows for when Grandma visits. It's about half the size of the average DVD player, so while not portable in the… » 9/11/06 8:43am 9/11/06 8:43am

Maxtor Shared Storage II: 1TB of Storage

Announced while we were all celebrating our nation's independence, the Maxtor Shared Storage II (MSSII) brings 1TB (1,000GB) of networked storage capacity to LAN near you. As you can imagine, 1TB of data is quite a lot, but with gigabyte-hungry high definition content currently gaining momentum in the consumer market,… » 7/06/06 12:38pm 7/06/06 12:38pm

See the World Through the Eyes of a Baby

A group of visual researchers have come up with a method that alters pictures so that they look like what babies see. (Just ignore that terrible phrasing and take a look at the picture to understand better.) » 5/10/06 1:59pm 5/10/06 1:59pm