Twitter will now let you post iOS Live Photos as GIFs

Live Photos are one of Apple’s signature camera options on iOS, making your photos look like one of the living photographs in Harry Potter. But if you’ve tried to post that Live Photo on Twitter, it would render as a still photo, taking away some of that magic. You could …

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Cruise, GM-backed self-driving company, teases life ‘beyond the car’

Cruise, the self-driving car company backed by General Motors, is teasing an “alternative” to pollution-spewing, congestion-causing motor vehicle traffic. In a Medium post published on Wednesday, Cruise president Dan Ammann said it was time to “move beyond the car.” Ammann, the former president of GM who now leads the autonomous …

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Skydio 2 review: a drone that flies itself

How many people would buy flying cameras, aka drones, if they didn’t have to fear every twig on every tree in the world? How much more could you do with a drone that doesn’t crash into obstacles? These aren’t just rhetorical questions — the $999 Skydio 2 is that drone. …

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'Angry Birds' turns 10 years old today

For a mobile game with such a curious premise — fling birds at green pig heads and break stuff in the process — it’s done phenomenally well. The original game was the first mobile game to hit one billion downloads, it was the first mobile game to be played in …

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