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TechHive: Scouting Report on Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 Digital Camera


Usually, a compact camera like the DSC-RX100 presents compromises when it comes to image quality and performance, but the RX100 looks like it will excel in both those areas.

Scouting Report: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100

Sony's new premium pocket camera is turning heads, and not just because of its steep $650 price tag. Here's why it will be a standout compact camera when it becomes available in July.

TechHive: How to Download Your Photos From Popular Sharing Sites


This guide will cover batch-downloading images from Facebook, Google+, Flickr, Instagram, Picasa Web Albums, SmugMug, Photobucket, Shutterfly, and Snapfish.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100: Possibly the Best Pocket Camera of All Time

With a much larger sensor than its compact competitors, an F1.8 lens, 1080p/60-fps video capture with manual controls, and Sony's interesting in-camera modes, the pocketable Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 is a beast. But it'll cost you.

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How to download your photos from popular sharing sites

As time goes on, you may find your photography scattered across Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, and Google+. Here's how to download everything and put it all in one place.

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Review: Another Top-Notch Canon Pocket Zoom

The 20X-optical-zoom PowerShot SX260 HS pocket megazoom does a lot of things--and it does many of them well, thanks to very good image quality, great creative modes, and manual exposure controls.

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Hands on with Facebook Camera

Unless you really want to tag friends on your phone and get granular with your Facebook sharing permissions, Facebook's new Camera app doesn't really offer a compelling alternative to existing mobile photo apps.

Nerd Fight: Is Instagram real photography?

Is Instagram evil incarnate or one of the most-important developments in photography history? How about neither? Or both? Let the Nerd Fight begin.

You Should Play: Blast Monkeys

Blast Monkeys is a free game in which you shoot a monkey out of a cannon toward a bunch of bananas. But it's so much more than that.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20 Review: 20X Pocket Megazoom Loaded With Options

The Lumix ZS20 is a top-tier travel camera, thanks to a far-reaching zoom lens, built-in GPS with mapping, extensive shooting options, and good (but not great) image and video quality.

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Hands-On With Sony's New Alpha A37 and Alpha NEX-F3

Sony's latest interchangeable-lens cameras offer a lot of unique features for $600 as a kit, including fast burst shooting, manual video controls, and impressive in-camera AI.

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The best camera bargains right now

Looking for the best bang for the buck? Here are the best cameras you can buy for $200, $400, $600, $800, and a grand.

Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS: A Rugged Camera With Serious Specs

With a fast F2.0 lens, high-speed shooting modes, and low-light skills, Olympus's latest rugged camera offers compelling traits for everyday use, too.

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Three-Minute Tech: Aperture and shutter controls

It's time to start tinkering with those mysterious options on your camera's mode dial. Don't be scared. These basics will get you started.

Samsung WB150F Review: A Pocket Megazoom With Built-In Wi-Fi

The Samsung WB150F is one of the first Wi-Fi-enabled cameras we've seen to offer impressive specs outside of its wireless tricks. However, it may not go far enough into manual-control territory to please seasoned shooters.

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