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Facebook tests Snapchat Stories clone for Messenger

Facebook tests Snapchat Stories clone for Messenger

Facebook is mimicking one of Snapchat’s most popular features, Snapchat Stories, in its Messenger chat app. The new feature, called Messenger Day, launched exclusively in Poland today. Snapchat Stories, for the unfamiliar, is a feature that lets users share photos, videos and drawings in a timeline that disappears after 24 hours. Messenger Day works almostRead more about Facebook tests Snapchat Stories clone for Messenger[…]

Logitech's webcam for streamers broadcasts at 60 fps with green screen tricks

Logitech's webcam for streamers broadcasts at 60 fps with green screen tricks

Logitech has unleashed the C922 Pro Stream webcam, with which the company aims to cater for the needs of serious game streamers without breaking the bank. Of course, you want to look your best when streaming to your Twitch or YouTube audience, and we don’t mean making sure you’ve done your hair right – rather,Read more about Logitech's webcam for streamers broadcasts at 60 fps with green screen tricks[…]

Nintendo NX praised by major game publisher before it's even announced

Nintendo NX praised by major game publisher before it's even announced

We still don’t know much about Nintendo’s mysterious NX console, but that’s not stopping Ubisoft’s CEO Yves Guillemot from praising Nintendo. “I believe Nintendo will be back in the race with the NX,” said Guillemot during a meeting with Ubisoft investors, according to French journalist Chloé Woitier. “The new Nintendo [console] is a fantastic machine,”Read more about Nintendo NX praised by major game publisher before it's even announced[…]

Mac Week: The Apple of your eyes: how Apple's AR and VR plans might take shape

Mac Week: The Apple of your eyes: how Apple's AR and VR plans might take shape

Virtual reality is grabbing the headlines, with Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and Samsung Gear VR headsets already on sale and Sony’s PlayStation VR imminent. But, while Apple thinks virtual reality (VR) has some “interesting applications,” Tim Cook seems to believe that augmented reality (AR) will be even bigger. We know that Apple has likely hundredsRead more about Mac Week: The Apple of your eyes: how Apple's AR and VR plans might take shape[…]

In Depth: Why our phones still aren't powered by the sun

In Depth: Why our phones still aren't powered by the sun

Solar-powered phones Aside from screens that are prone to smashing, and disappearing headphone jacks (ahem, Apple), one of the most annoying things about smartphones is just how quickly their lithium-ion batteries drain. Even the latest handsets on the market, touting more advanced features than ever, rarely managed to last much longer than a day withoutRead more about In Depth: Why our phones still aren't powered by the sun[…]

Mac Week: 5 killer Logic Pro X features that convinced me to ditch Garageband for good

Mac Week: 5 killer Logic Pro X features that convinced me to ditch Garageband for good

Introduction Whether you’ve just bought a new Mac loaded with macOS 10.12 Sierra for recording music or have been laying down sick beats in your bedroom for years, the decision of whether to upgrade from Garageband to Logic Pro X can be a tough one. Garageband is free and comes with a sweet selection ofRead more about Mac Week: 5 killer Logic Pro X features that convinced me to ditch Garageband for good[…]

Downloads: Download of the day: Ashampoo Photo Commander FREE

Downloads: Download of the day: Ashampoo Photo Commander FREE

If you have a collection of photos gathering dust on your PC, or on an external hard drive tucked away in a drawer, you need Ashampoo Photo Commander FREE. This powerful image management tool makes it incredibly easy to organize your snaps, make enhancements and corrections, and share them online or in print. Why youRead more about Downloads: Download of the day: Ashampoo Photo Commander FREE[…]