World Photography Day: Celebrate the power of pictures!

Doesn't the idea of a world without cameras seem like a scary concept to you now? If yes, you will know how powerful this visual medium is.

Instagram brings search feature to web
Instagram brings search feature to web

 Instagram has introduced a new feature on its website, which allows the users to search for images.

Google updates Hangout for iOS

Google has released an update of Google Hangouts app for iOS.

NASA spots more 'mysterious' bright spots on Ceres

New images of Ceres from NASA's Dawn spacecraft has provided more visible images of mysterious bright spots and also revealed a pyramid-shaped peak towering over a relatively flat landscape.

Huge lava lake spotted on moon orbiting Jupiter

A US radio telescope has captured images of an enormous lava lake on the surface of Io, one of the moons orbiting the planet Jupiter, the Puerto Rico Astronomy Society (PRAS) reported.

Twitter, Pinterest rife with images of extremely thin women

Some of the most popular social media sites, such as Twitter, are filled with images of extremely thin women that may have negative effects on females who view them, a new study has found.

Now, optical lens to transform smartphone camera into microscope

A team of scientists has created an optical lens that can be placed on an inexpensive smartphone to magnify images by a magnitude of 120, all for just 3 cents a lens.

Faster 3D camera that works outdoors

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a 3D camera that is inexpensive, produces high-quality images, and works in all environments -- including outdoors.

Google decision comes under fire from internet users
Google decision comes under fire from internet users

The Internet Users Associations has condemned Google's decision to forbid users of its Blogger platform to share images and videos of "explicitly" sexual content as an attack on freedom of expression.

Sign language commentary, improved images from DD on R-Day

 Improved images and special sign language commentary for the hearing impaired -- national broadcaster Doordarshan's live coverage of the Republic Day parade was impressive this year.

New Strings app allows you to take back 'embarrassing' texts and images

A new social networking application called Strings allows users to take back embarrassing texts and images once shared with other users.

Tweets with images, hashtags get more re-tweets
Tweets with images, hashtags get more re-tweets

A study that analysed two million tweets has found images in a tweet increases chances of its re-tweet more than four times.

Satellite sends image to Earth using laser beam

For the first time, an image taken by a satellite has been sent to Earth using a laser beam, paving the way for instant streaming of satellite images to Earth.

ESA publishes first ever pics of Philae Lander's 'bouncy' touchdown
ESA publishes first ever pics of Philae Lander's 'bouncy' touchdown

European Space Agency has published the first ever pics of Philae Lander 's probe moments after its initial touchdown.

Ex-Cameron aide Patrick Rock charged over child abuse images

Patrick Rock, a former senior adviser to British Prime Minister David Cameron was today charged by police over illegal child abuse images.

New machine can extract images from your mind

Researchers claim to have developed a revolutionary machine that can extract images from people`s brains and display them on a screen.

Satellite images show Arctic surface darkening due to ice melt

Earth’s ability to reflect sunlight is diminishing due to drastic melting of sea ice in Arctic Ocean, a new study says.

Brain can process images in just 13 milliseconds

A team of neuroscientists has found that the human brain can process a dozen pictures that the eye sees for as little as 13 milliseconds.

The friendly canine recognises familiar images

There you are. Your pet dog has facial recognition skills much like yours.

Snapchat processing `150 million images a day`

Photo-sharing service Snapchat is now processing 150 million images per day, the firm`s co-founder and chief executive officer Evan Spiegel has said.