selfies

No, ‘volcano selfies’ are not a good idea (especially during eruptions)

No, ‘volcano selfies’ are not a good idea (especially during eruptions)

A report from the Royal Geographical Society notes how more and more people are traveling around the world to erupting volcanoes in a bid to snap dramatic shots for their social media followers. But
InSight Takes Its First Mars Selfie

InSight Takes Its First Mars Selfie

A bunch of smarter than average primates, who several thousand years ago were building tone tools, have landed a robot on another planet to study its interior. That's all well and good, but you can't
Can an 'Instagram museum' have phone-free moments? 29Rooms gives it a shot.

Can an 'Instagram museum' have phone-free moments? 29Rooms gives it a shot.

I got so up close and personal with a fake rock wall at Refinery29's experiential pop-up, 29Rooms, that fuzzy little pieces of moss kept falling off of my dress long after my visit. The appearance of

LG imagines a smartphone with no less than 16 camera lenses

If the five cameras on LG's V40 ThinQ seemed like a lot to you, how about 16? The Korean company may be working on a smartphone camera with that many lenses, according to a recently filed patent seen

Armie Hammer apologizes for putting Stan Lee fans on blast

Actor Armie Hammer is attempting to extricate himself from the hot water he got himself in with Stan Lee fans on Twitter.

The first selfie in space was taken 52 years ago today

On this day in 1966, Buzz Aldrin took the first selfie in space while standing on his seat and hanging out of an open hatch as part of the Gemini XII mission. From NASA: This “stand up” EVA (the
A Guide to Being Less Embarrassing on Instagram, for Straight Men

A Guide to Being Less Embarrassing on Instagram, for Straight Men

An explainer from a straight man who knows what he's talking about.

Vote for Net Neutrality and share your selfie!

Evan Greer writes, "Hey Internet -- it's election time, and shills for Comcast, Verizon, and AT&T are going around telling our elected officials in Congress that no one cares about net neutrality
Woman Damages Precious Dali And Goya Artwork While Taking A Selfie

Woman Damages Precious Dali And Goya Artwork While Taking A Selfie

People tend to take unreasonable risks when trying to capture the perfect selfie. Sometimes they may not even be aware of their surroundings and this can lead to disastrous consequences. A young woman
Travel Instagram couple falls to death reportedly taking selfies at Yosemite National Park

Travel Instagram couple falls to death reportedly taking selfies at Yosemite National Park

Officials are still looking into the deaths. The post Travel Instagram couple falls to death reportedly taking selfies at Yosemite National Park appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Travel Instagram couple falls to death reportedly taking selfies at the Grand Canyon

Travel Instagram couple falls to death reportedly taking selfies at the Grand Canyon

Officials are still looking into the deaths. The post Travel Instagram couple falls to death reportedly taking selfies at the Grand Canyon appeared first on The Daily Dot.
The Indian couple who fell off a Yosemite cliff wrote about the dangers of #doitforthegram

The Indian couple who fell off a Yosemite cliff wrote about the dangers of #doitforthegram

In emoji-filled posts on their travel blog, Holidays and Happily Ever Afters, Vishnu Viswanath and Meenakshi Moorthy documented their trips across the US and around…

Snap is bringing augmented reality Lenses to the desktop

Fresh off its Q3 2018 earnings report, in which it broke a revenue record, Snap Inc. is making another major announcement. Meet Snap Camera, a standalone application that will bring the company's
Apple says glossy iPhone XS selfies were a bug, promises a fix in iOS 12.1

Apple says glossy iPhone XS selfies were a bug, promises a fix in iOS 12.1

"Computational photography" isn't without its downsides.
Apple admits people weren't hallucinating 'Beautygate'

Apple admits people weren't hallucinating 'Beautygate'

Beauty is in the eye of the iPhone beholder. Apple is fixing a bug in its smart front camera system that made for unnaturally filtered-looking selfies. Apple confirmed to The Verge that the phenomenon

iOS 12.1 will improve selfies on iPhone XS and XR

Apple is about to make “Beautygate” a thing of the past. The company soon will improve iPhone XS selfies by eliminating the skin-smoothing feature that annoyed many users by making their narcissistic
Snapchat Dysmorphia and the Real Dangers of Perceived Flaws

Snapchat Dysmorphia and the Real Dangers of Perceived Flaws

With flawless skin and symmetrical faces all over social media, the “beautiful people” are our peers. It’s enough to give you a complex.

Google Just Announced a 'Groupie' Phone That Will Make iPhone Users Totally Jealous

The Google Pixel 3 takes amazing group selfies. It might make iPhone users jealous.
Woman Falls To Her Death Trying To Take A Selfie

Woman Falls To Her Death Trying To Take A Selfie

We get the allure of snapping selfies. Maybe you have on a killer outfit, or maybe you think your hair looks exceptionally well today, or you’re travelling and want to share it with your friends,
Viral Fox News clip of an anchor falling out of his chair isn't as funny as it seems

Viral Fox News clip of an anchor falling out of his chair isn't as funny as it seems

There's an abundance of videos online that are so captivating, people can't help but watch them over and over again, and today, a Fox News clip was inducted into the archives. On Friday night, Fox