Photography

Instagram’s new Close Friends List lets you decide who should see your Story

Sharing to Instagram Stories no longer means blasting that short video or photo to every follower. On Friday, November 30, an Instagram update brought the option to create a “close friends” list for those stories that you don’t want widely shared. Instagram says the new feature is designed to help users share stories that are […]

Top Stories

The top 3 best-selling games of all time is a surprising list of games that have all sold over 100 million copies apiece

Rockstar Games“Grand Theft Auto 5” is stacking paper. The three best-selling games of all time are all 100 million-plus sellers. The list spans nearly four decades of video games, starting in 1984 and ending in 2013. It crosses every major game console released since the original Nintendo Entertainment System, and a wide variety of game […]

Computer

Laptop Picks for Everyone on Your Holiday List

A dozen of the best laptops we’ve tested: Here’s the ultimate gift list for every type of laptop user you need to buy for this holiday season. PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. With the holidays fast approaching, it’s time to start […]

Gaming

‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ cheat code list and how to activate them

Red Dead Redemption 2 is a highly detailed open world game that really leans into the idea of realism. From lifelike character animations to weather to certain horse parts, RDR2 wants you to feel like you’re in America’s heartland circa 1899. The realism extends to the story’s methodical pacing and belief that you should spend a […]

Photography

Which landmarks are searched for most by creatives? This list has some surprises

[embedded content] From the Eiffel Tower to the Statue of Liberty, some landmarks are instantly recognizable even for the infrequent traveler — but what landmarks are most often featured in creative works? That’s the question stock video and photography agency Storyblocks asked in a recent study. In sharing the results on October 22, the company […]

Computer

Microsoft Cracks Top 5 PC Vendor List in US Thanks to Surface

For the first time, Microsoft is one of the top five PC vendors in the US. Redmond’s Surface devices helped it top Acer to become the country’s fifth largest PC vendor by shipments in the third quarter, according to research firm Gartner, nabbing 4.1 percent market share on 602,000 shipments. However, Microsoft is still far […]

Photography

A.I.-powered 3D 360 Detu Max camera reads like a list of photo buzzwords

Can artificial intelligence make a better virtual reality camera? A 2014 China-based startup is betting on it with Detu Max, which the company calls the first 3D 8K 360 VR camera with a built-in chip housing the camera’s A.I. technology. Designed as a pro-level camera, the A.I. allows the camera to recognize — and follow […]

Emerging Tech

Prepare for liftoff: Here’s a list of upcoming important SpaceX rocket launches

SpaceX Photos/123rf SpaceX SpaceX is known for its nail-biting rocket launches that keep people glued to their screens, waiting to see if the mission will be a success or a fiery failure. Watching these launches has become so popular that SpaceX is now live streaming nearly every one. Want to watch a Falcon Heavy or the […]