Gears & Gadgets

Apple’s watchOS 5.0.1 addresses bug that may prevent Watches from charging

Enlarge Valentina Palladino Almost two weeks after watchOS 5 came out, Apple has pushed out its first update for the operating system. WatchOS 5.0.1 doesn’t bring any new features to Apple Watches, but it does fix a few problems surrounding exercise minutes, stand credit, and charging that some users may have experienced since upgrading their […]


Photography News of the Week: Announcements from Capture One, ProGrade, and ONA

Afraid of missing out on the latest photo industry news while you’re out, well, actually taking pictures? Photography News of the Week is all the news you might have missed this week, published on the weekends. Alongside the biggest stories of the week, like the Zeiss ZX1 full-frame compact camera, Fujifilm’s 100-megapixel mirrorless medium-format concept, […]


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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Stealing From a Cashierless Store (Without You, or the Cameras, Knowing It)

Stealing From a Cashierless Store (Without You, or the Cameras, Knowing It) A start-up uses visual tracking and behavioral data to operate a new San Francisco market, which lets shoppers walk out unimpeded. And sometimes mischarged. ImageYoshimasa Takahashi visits Standard Market, which is billed as San Francisco’s first cashierless grocery store.CreditCreditCayce Clifford for The New […]

Emerging Tech

31 plastic bottles and some algae is practically all this backpack is made from

[embedded content] Like any person with a functioning conscience, we care about saving the environment. If we can help save the environment while also looking totally stylish, then that’s a nice bonus. Thanks to a new Kickstarter campaign from sustainable designers Tentree, we can now comfortably do both. Tentree has launched the Mobius, a multifunctional […]