Tag Archive: Photo


Snapheal Mac App: Super-Impressive, Dead-Easy & Ridiculously Cheap Photo Manipulation [Review]

Do you really need to spend a lot of money to get grade-A photo-editing tricks? Apparently not. With Snapheal ($ 20), developer MacPhun has taken arguably the coolest Photoshop feature in recent years, made it dead-easy to use and packaged it with all the basic photo-editing tools you’ll need — and more. And all for a fraction of what it should cost.   In the medieval days of the digital  [Read More…]

Immortalize Your Next “Hangover”-style Night with Hipstamatic’s New Group Photo App

Hipstamatic Disposable from Synthetic on Vimeo. Hipstamatic has a new group photo sharing app that just might help you remember what happened last night. With the Hipstamatic D-Series (as in “disposable”) app, available in iTunes December 15, a group of people can snap “rolls” of pictures of 24 “exposures.” The set-up is a deliberate nostalgic wink to analog photo days and cheap disposable cameras still given to guests at weddings, says Lucas Allen Buick, Hipstamatic founder and CEO.[Read More…]

Apple Wants Samsung To Make This Crappy Tablet [Photo]

Apple recently requested that Samsung start designing its tablets differently. Why? So as not to infringe on the iPad’s precious design. What would Samsung’s next tablet look like if Apple had its way? The answer: really, really bad. This is what Apple’s lawyers proposed to Samsung:  Overall shape that isn’t rectangular, or doesn’t have rounded corners.  Thick frames rather than a thin rim around the front surface.  Front surface that  [Read More…]

Screenshot Dam Prevents iOS Screenshots From Entering Your Photo Stream [Jailbreak Tweaks]

By making your photographs available across all of your devices, Photo Stream makes it easier than ever to share your holiday snaps with your friends and family. However, the experience is ruined somewhat when your stream gets cluttered up with screenshots you’ve taken on your iOS devices. Screenshot Dam is a new tweak for jailbroken devices that aims to solve this problem by preventing screenshots from entering your Photo Stream  [Read More…]

[Review] Keep Screenshots Out of Your iCloud Photo Stream!

The idea behind this tweak is very simple… The iCloud Photo Stream is the part of iCloud that lets you take photographs (screenshots included) and have them saved to a server on the internet that distributes the photographs to all of your devices instantaneously. Some people really hate the fact that iCloud takes every single photograph you take and stores it on an online server and it further disturbs them that there is no way  [Read More…]

Check Out The Insanely Huge Crowd That Showed Up For Apple’s Grand Central Opening [Photo]

Holy crap. Check out this photograph of all the people who queued up for the opening of Apple’s new Grand Central Terminal location, as photographed by Fortune’s Philip Elmer-DeWitt. You’d think this was an iPhone 5 launch! Also interesting to me: look at the number of Apple Geniuses on hand. Most stores would be lucky to have that many customers at once, let alone need that number of employees to  [Read More…]

What Phone Would Mad Men’s Don Draper Use? Guess. [Photo]

Which phone would fictional advertising genius Don Draper from AMC’s Mad Men use? No surprises here: as this picture of Jon Hamm from the set of the hit television proves, only the phone with the best and most convincing advertising campaign on Earth, an iPhone, would do for Draper. [via iSource]

Apple Fixes Photo Stream Bug With Aperture 3.2.2 Update

Apple has issued an update to Aperture today which fixes a Photo Stream bug that prevented new images from automatically importing into your library once it had reached 1,000 images. Despite being such a minor fix, however, the update weighs in at a whopping 551 MB. Apple recommends it for all users of Aperture version 3: What’s New in Version 3.2.2 This update resolves an issue that could prevent auto-imported Photo  [Read More…]

Photo Toaster Offers A Whole Lot Of Image Editor For One Dollar [Review]

Photo Toaster for iOS Photo Toaster is a photo editor for iPad, packed with features and on sale now at a bargain price.   The name might suggest an app that just does one thing, but don’t be fooled. You don’t just throw images in and wait for them to cook. Photo Toaster gives you plenty of options for editing your images and exporting them to a good  [Read More…]

The Apple Store vs. The Microsoft Store [Photo]

Sometimes a simple picture says it all. (Thanks, Mrinal Desai!)