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Instagram’s co-founders have resigned from the Facebook-owned company

Systrom, right. Krieger, left. Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger are leaving the company. Reports suggesting that the pair had resigned their positions as CEO and CTO, respectively, first appeared in the New York Times on Monday, but a statement issued by Systrom a short while later confirmed their departure from […]

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How to resize an image

Resizing an image doesn’t have to be rocket science. It’s true that more robust image-editing software sports all sorts of magical functions — content-aware analysis and 3D rendering, among other highlights — but resizing an image is as basic as it gets. Almost all, if not all, image editing software contains easily-accessible resizing tools that can […]

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Canon Pixma iP8720 review

Research Center: Canon Pixma IP8720 Wide-format printing is usually not a feature found in regular home printers. It’s too bad, because that larger paper size is great for printing large photos, expansive Excel spreadsheets, banners, crafts, etc. If you do want wide-format printing, however, those printers tend to be more expensive than a standard letter-size […]

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The best action cameras of 2018

Daven Mathies/Digital Trends Not long ago, action cameras were the hottest gear. Small enough to fit into any pocket and easy to use, these little point-of-vew camcorders also could capture high-definition video. The ability to mount the camcorders on a variety of surfaces or accessories only bolstered their original appeal, along with their rugged build components. […]

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Aurora HDR 2019 applies A.I. to achieve more natural high dynamic range images

Skylum High dynamic range photography is easy to overdo into harsh colors and unnatural images — but the popular HDR-focused editor Aurora HDR is now using artificial intelligence to create more natural-looking edits. Skylum Aurora HDR 2019, launching on October 4 and now available for pre-order, is the most sophisticated version of the HDR tool […]

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Facebook expands fact-checking net to try to catch doctored photos and videos

Images and video generate more engagement on social networks but visual content is also harder to fact check. With machine learning advancements, however, Facebook expanded its fact-checking program from articles to photos and videos as well in an update that began rolling out on Thursday, September 13. That means the company is attempting to crack down […]