PHOTOS

  • #ThrowbackThursday: 28 rare historical photographs January 22, 2015

    It is #ThrowbackThursday and today we have a splendid collection of rare black and white photos from around the world. Sit back, relax, enjoy the gallery and get transported back in time! ...
  • A new way to arrange your vacation photos as rich visual stories January 12, 2015

    Washington: Researchers at Disney have developed a new automated method that can arrange your vacation photos into a coherent album to create a compelling visual story. The method developed by a team led by Leonid Sigal, senior research scientist at Disney Research, attempts to not only select photos based on quality...
  • Bradley Cooper bares it all for a magazine cover January 7, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actor Bradley Cooper flaunts his toned body in a photoshoot for a magazine. In the new photo spread of W Magazine's February issue, the 40-year-old actor has posed nude covering his manhood with cream-coloured pants, reports aceshowbiz.com. The 'Guardians of the Galaxy' star is also seen holding a matching...
  • Marrying Brad Pitt an extraordinary feeling for Angelina Jolie January 2, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actress-director Angelina Jolie says marrying actor Brad Pitt was an "extraordinary feeling" for her. The 39-year-old, who walked down the aisle with Pitt last year after nearly ten years of courtship, says the ceremony was so special because it was shared with their children - Maddox, Zahara, Pax, Shiloh,...
  • Citizen Journalist: Best photos and videos in 2014 December 29, 2014

    In 2014, Women who broke the conspiracy of silence, turned Citizen Journalists to report abuse, harassment and injustice and sent the messages of zero tolerance from across the country and continued to upload pictures through out the year. Here is a collection of the best CJ pictures and videos of...
  • A new app that lets you take 3D photos with your iPhone December 28, 2014

    New York: A new app that allows iPhone 6 users to take 360-degree pictures of objects and then show them as 3D photographs is here. Called 3DAround, the app made by Swiss software company Dacuda takes pictures that are not just 3-dimensional, but interactive. Free to download, the app was designed to...
  • 'The Interview' makes $1 million before online revenue rolls in December 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'The Interview' took in more than $1 million in a limited Christmas Day release, a solid showing that could be quickly eclipsed by the money Sony Pictures (6758.T) makes with its groundbreaking online debut of the raunchy comedy. That the farcical film - which angered North Korea and triggered...
  • Facebook now automatically enhances your photos December 19, 2014

    New York: Facebook has now started improving the contrast and lighting of all images uploaded by the users. The update, which has started on Apple's iOS devices will soon be added to the android Facebook app. Previously, this feature was optional but now, the enhancements are made automatically, Techcrunch reported. The options...
  • OMG! Is that Junior NTR with sculpted abs? Leaked photos from his upcoming film 'Temper' go viral November 27, 2014

    Be it the wet white shirt, or the topless look with sculpted abs, fans of Junior NTR are in for a treat. The actor, who otherwise sports a well-fed, ample physique, seems to have toned down for his upcoming film 'Temper'.'Temper' has been directed by Puri Jagannadh, and stars NTR...
  • Photos: The first international Wimbledon match, Coca Cola being introduced in France: 39 rare moments from world history you may not have seen before November 17, 2014

    Have you seen the glasses John Lennon wore when he was assassinated in 1980? When The Beatles weren't superstars, they played for small gatherings at clubs. These rare moments from world history were captured on camera and you may not have seen these photos before.From the world's first international Wimbledon...
  • Woman who gouged her eyes with pencils in a hospital in California sues hospital and its administrators over viral photo October 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: A nurse at a Los Angeles hospital took a photo of a woman who gouged out her own eyes with pencils, and the patient sued the hospital and its administrators after the picture went viral on the Internet, her attorney said on Wednesday. The plaintiff, who is not named...
  • A new ephemeral photo-messaging app that blurs your image when someone tries to take a screenshot October 19, 2014

    Washington: A new photo sharing app called Yovo protects your pictures and messages from screenshots. Developed by a privacy software company called ContentGuard, the iOS-enabled app uses a common optical illusion to make your sent snaps a lot harder for the receiver to screenshot. The photo-messaging app allows you to capture photos,...
  • Image-sharing service Twitpic to shut down on October 25 October 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The photo-sharing service Twitpic will be finally shutting down on October 25, according to a blog post by startup founder Noah Everett. The post reads as: "It's with a heavy heart that I announce again that Twitpic will be shutting down on October 25th. We worked through a...
  • Photos: 16 vintage photos of Indian politicians dug up from old government archives you may not have seen before October 15, 2014

    India, as a mammoth, functioning democracy is the home to some of the oldest and most prolific political parties. Indians are introduced their political leaders before they are to their alphabets, thanks to round-the-year media spotlight on politicians at public events who are known for making tireless pitches to their...
  • Mirosoft Xim: A new app that lets you temporarily share photos on your phone with others October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Sharing photos with your friends has now become simpler and more secure with Microsoft's new Xim app. With this new photo-sharing app, built by Microsoft Research's FUSE labs, you can make others see photos on your phone without having to actually pass your phone around. All you have to...
  • Jennifer Lawrence says photo hacking is sex crime: magazine October 8, 2014

    (Reuters) - Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence, one of dozens of actresses, models and celebrities whose intimate images have been posted online, spoke about the photo hacking scandal for the first time on Tuesday, saying it is a crime and sexual violation. In an interview with Vanity Fair magazine, Lawrence, 24, said...
  • Snapshot: Finally, Shah Rukh Khan tweets the first photo of son AbRam on Eid October 7, 2014

    "Eid Al Adha Mubarak to everyone. May all have the happiness that life has to offer. The littlest one wishes you too," reads actor Shah Rukh Khan's recent tweet. To make the tweet even more memorable and a lot more adorable, he added a personal photo of his surrogate son...
  • 'The Interview' actors James Franco and Seth Rogen post nude photo on Instagram October 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: James Franco has shared a photo of him posing naked with Seth Rogen on his Instagram. The 'Spider-Man' actor and Rogen are standing side by side with no clothes on in the photograph. In the censored photo, the co-stars in 'The Interview' can be seen being covered in dirt. "Boom boom,...
  • Google threatened with lawsuit over leaked celebrity photos October 3, 2014

    New York: A lawyer who represents about a dozen female celebrities whose private photos were posted online by hackers has threatened to sue Google for failing to take the photos off its websites, according to the New York Post. Martin Singer, an entertainment industry lawyer, said in a letter on Wednesday...
  • Instagram reportedly blocked in China amid Hong Kong protests September 29, 2014

    New York: Instagram, the popular photo-sharing service owned by Facebook, has been blocked in China, according to numerous reports, including from Hong Kong-based reporters with the New York Times. The company did not immediately return requests for confirmation. The reports came amid pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, where many have posted photos...
  • Threat to leak photos of actress Emma Watson exposed as a hoax September 25, 2014

    New York: An online threat to release nude photos of British actress Emma Watson after she launched a gender equality campaign at the United Nations was revealed on Wednesday to be a hoax - and probably by a hoax group. Until late Tuesday night, the EmmaYouAreNext.com website, which appeared earlier on...
  • Too many selfies on Facebook may damage your relationships September 22, 2014

    New York: Posting too many selfies on Facebook may alienate friends, family members and colleagues, scientists say. People who post a lot of photos on Facebook and other social networks run the risk of alienating those close to them, leading to less supportive bonds, researchers found. Selfies, or selfportraits, seem to be...
  • Getty Images sues Microsoft over new online photo tool September 6, 2014

    New York: A new Microsoft product that allows website publishers to embed digital photographs on their sites is a "massive infringement" of copyrighted images, Getty Images claimed in a lawsuit filed in federal court in New York. The "Bing Image Widget," released on August 22, gives publishers the ability to create...
  • Apple to add security alerts for iCloud users, aims to keep hackers out of user accounts September 5, 2014

    Bangalore: Apple is planning additional steps to keep hackers out of user accounts in the face of the recent celebrity photo scandal and will aggressively encourage users to take stricter security measures, CEO Tim cook told the Wall Street Journal in an interview. Apple will alert users through email and push...
  • Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie to donate $5 mn made from wedding photos? September 5, 2014

    Los Angeles: Star couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have reportedly received a total of $5 million for their wedding photos that were published in the latest issues of People and Hello! magazines, and have decided to donate the amount towards a cause. The duo got married Aug 23 at the...