Tag Archives: Camera

iOS 8 adds ability to scan credit cards

ios 8 credit card scan With the release of iOS 7 and OS X Mavericks in 2013, Apple improved their iCloud service by adding in iCloud Keychain. This allowed users to sync sensitive data securely between their Apple devices. Included among this were login credentials for websites, wifi passwords, and even stored credit card information, which could then…

Apple opting out of megapixel battle with 2014 iPhones, says new report

Sources familiar with the matter have told AppleInsider that Apple will forego a higher megapixel camera in its 2014 iPhone offerings and will instead focus on other ways to improve image quality. This corroborates with what we have heard before and suggests again that megapixels are less important to Apple than overall image quality. In a research…

iOS 7 camera TiPs: Adding Grid Lines, Using your headphone’s remote as a shutter, Burst Mode and more…

The iPhone’s camera is one of the simplest to use on the smartphone market. On screen controls are minimal, but that doesn’t mean the app doesn’t have a few tricks up its sleeve. In this Camera TiPs video, I give a brief demonstration on how to add grid lines to line up shots and help framing, as well as lock focus and exposure. I also show how to use…

iPhone 6 rumored to have improved camera, larger edge-to-edge screen

Is it possible that we will see yet another new screen size for the next iPhone? After five generations of the iPhone keeping the same 3.5 inch display, two years ago Apple finally upgraded the screen to the current 4 inch display found on the iPhone 5, 5c, and 5s. However, if the rumors are true, Apple will once again be changing the screen size after just…

Rumor: Sony-made cameras could be on the front of the next iPhone

There is a rumor floating around that Sony could be producing more than just the back camera on the next iteration of the iPhone, instead producing both the front and rear cameras. According to Nikkei Asian Review, Sony is looking to double the amount of CMOS sensors it supplies to Apple, which of course would lead you to believe that it won’t only be…

Apple releases new ‘On the runway with iPhone 5s’ video, includes footage from Burberry fashion show

It seems as if Apple is working on a whole new marketing scheme. You may remember a couple days ago, we posted that Apple’s latest ad commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Macintosh computer had been filmed using only the iPhone as the video source. Well, Apple is continuing the trend of showing us just what the iPhone’s camera is capable of…