American Spies Now Have Their Very Own Smartphone App

American Spies Now Have Their Very Own Smartphone App

Chris Rasmussen is an evangelist, and his message is crowdsourcing. As a career analyst inside the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Rasmussen’s sermons have been limited to a closed top-secret community. But this week, he’s going public with his most radical idea to date, in the form of a smartphone app for senior US intelligence officers. Called […]

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How Do You Beat the Smartphone Camera?

How Do You Beat the Smartphone Camera?

After more than a year of work, Rajiv Laroia was on the verge of a breakthrough. By the summer of 2014, with the help of five or so engineers, he’d developed a digital image-making system that could achieve the resolution, depth of field, and focus control of a clunky digital single-lens reflex camera (commonly known […]

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Alcatel’s Flash smartphone has four cameras

Alcatel’s Flash smartphone has four cameras

Alcatel Flash.Image: Alcatel It was only a matter of time. After dual rear cameras became the de facto standard for flagship phones, some manufacturers, like Oppo, Vivo and LG, started introducing phones with dual selfie cameras. And now, Alcatel has released a phone that has two cameras on each side. SEE ALSO: Meitu’s latest smartphone […]

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