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Samsung’s 512GB Chip Will Hold Years of Smartphone Photos

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Samsung smartphone are about to get a lot more internal storage. Samsung has announced that it has begun mass production of a 512GB embedded Universal Flash Storage solution that will appear in the next generation of smartphones from the South Korean giant. The 512GB chips will provide vast internal storage space and ...

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The Top 15 Photos on Flickr in 2017

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As 2017 comes to a close, Flickr has been doing some data crunching on the billions of photos uploaded during the year by photographers around the world. Today the photo-sharing service revealed the most popular pictures of the year. The popularity calculations took into account a number of social and ...

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Sony a7R III Weather Sealing: A Closer Examination

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When we finished our teardown of the a7R III, we didn’t anticipate just how badly people wanted to see the new camera body’s weather sealing. This may seem like a no-brainer since weather sealing is something avid Sony mirrorless camera shooters like myself are pining for (not that it’s stopped ...

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A Mantis Shrimp-Inspired Camera That Sees Polarized Light

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Researchers from the University of Illinois have managed to create a new camera called the Mantis Cam that can see polarized light. This technology provides possible solutions for everything from unlocking the mysteries of the underwater world to early cancer detection. The research was published in the journal Optica and takes its inspiration ...

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