Tag Archive: Lens

Beats sponsors a Snapchat lens for Black Friday

The Apple-owned Beats brand has become the second company (after Fox Studios) to sponsor a Snapchat lens, with a one-day-only Black Friday deal that lets you animate your face bopping along in time to rapper Drake’s new song “Big Rings.” When Fox Studios sponsored a Spanchat lens to promote The Peanuts Movie, Re/code suggested that it likely […]

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Apple shows iPhone 6s lens supplier who’s boss

Having Apple on your side can, unsurprisingly, be a massive boon to any manufacturer. But don’t try and play hard ball with Cupertino — as the Taiwan-based Largan Precision could be about to find out. According to a new report, Apple may shift 30 percent of its orders for the lens modules for the iPhone 6s away from current […]

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Hot deals ending soon: ilumi Smartbulb, Adobe KnowHow, Flip PDF, 3-In-1 Lens Kit [Deals]

At Cult of Mac Deals, we love cool tech and tech related products, especially when they are offered at prices that can’t be beat anywhere else. As the old saying goes, though, all good things must come to and end.… Read more ›

Don’t try this at home: How to fix protruding lens on iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are the thinnest iPhones Apple’s ever made, but all that design perfection is slightly tainted by the protruding camera that makes it annoying to use it on a flat surface. Slapping a case on… Read more ›

Is Apple ashamed of the iPhone 6′s protruding camera lens?

The iPhone 6 is the first iPhone with a camera lens that instead of being flush with the back of the devices slightly protrudes instead. It was a necessary design trade-off, allowing Jony Ive’s team of designers to cram the… Read more ›

Vintage-style lens makes impression with its dreamy bokeh

A photo editor friend of mine will often say, “It’s getting harder and harder to make a bad picture.” It sounds absurd but he is partially referring to technology and how it can remove some of the thinking from photography.… Read more ›

Translate Words & Phrases from Foreign Languages with iPhone & Word Lens

Have you ever been somewhere with something written in a foreign language and wondered what the heck it said in your own language? Or, have you ever looked at a sign, book, or printed text somewhere, and wished you could instantly translate that something into the language of your choice? With your iPhone and the … Read More

Thursday Deals: The White Hat Hacker Bundle and The Universal Lens Kit [Deals]

We’ve got another bundle in store for you at Cult of Mac Deals – one’s that bound to appeal to the “whte hat” hackers out there. The White Hat Hacker Bundle features 6 online courses with 40 hours of actionable… Read more ›

Google snatches up Word Lens, the most magical translation app for iPhone

Google has bought Quest Visual, the company behind the popular Word Lens translation app. Apple’s most recent iPhone 5s ad featured Word Lens, and rightfully so; it’s one of the most magical tools you’ll ever use on a smartphone. The… Read more ›

Get Unmatched iPhone Photography With The Ultimate iPhone Lens Kit [Deals]

Apple revolutionized your iPhone’s camera with the introduction of the 5S, but you can unlock its full potential with this deal from Cult of Mac Deals. The Ultimate iPhone Lens Kit arms you with six different lenses so you can… Read more ›