Leaked photos reveal TCL working on prototype smartphone from with a slide-out display

In brief: TCL planned on showing off a prototype smartphone at MWC that extends the main screen using a slide-out display. Unfortunately, MWC 2020 was canceled due to coronavirus fears, but some reportedly leaked photos show what we might be able to expect. As folding phones gain popularity, TCL is Continue Reading

Google says it accidentally exported users’ videos in Google Photos to strangers

Facepalm: Google is informing users of Google Photos that their private videos might have been sent to strangers. The problem was caused by a “technical issue” in the company’s Takeout service, which allows people to download data from Google apps as backups. According to Google’s alert, anyone who used the Continue Reading

Google trialing service that picks your best photos and sends the prints automatically

In a nutshell: If you always mean to get your favorite digital photos printed but usually forget, a new Google service could be for you. For a monthly fee, the company will automatically pick the best ten photos you’ve taken over the last 30 days and send them out as Continue Reading

Twitter wants Clearview AI to remove photos of people it has scraped from its service

A hot potato: Twitter has sent a cease-and-desist letter to Clearview AI, a company notorious for creating a database of facial recognition profiles using photos scraped from public sources. The social giant wants all the data scraped from its service to be deleted, as it violates its policies for content Continue Reading

‘Truly horrific’ photos of starving lions at Sudan zoo prompt global outcry- Tempemail

Photos of malnourished and dying lions at a zoo in Sudan have sparked global backlash and a growing online campaign to save the animals. The five African lions were found in an emaciated state by activist Osman Salih in Khartoum’s Al-Qureshi Park. He posted the photos on Facebook, saying the Continue Reading

Heston Blumenthal criticises people who take photos of their food before eating it- Tempemail

Heston Blumenthal has criticised people who pick up their phones to take photographs of their food for social media. The celebrity chef, who owns the triple Michelin-starred Fat Duck restaurant, said the issue has been debated in his kitchen for some time and that he believes the trend is causing Continue Reading

Sony’s DualShock 5 controller spied in newly leaked photos

In context: Purported images of Sony’s PlayStation 5 developer console have been making the rounds since late 2019, portraying a device that looks more like an Alienware-branded PC than a traditional game console. While this isn’t likely to be the form that the final hardware takes when it arrives later Continue Reading

New Facebook Tool Let Users Transfer Their Photos and Videos to Google

Facebook has finally started implementing the open source data portability framework as the first phase of ‘Data Transfer Project,’ an initiative the company launched last year in collaboration with Google, Apple, Microsoft, and Twitter. Facebook today announced a new feature that will allow its users to transfer their Facebook photos Continue Reading