15 of the best animal photos from 2020

By Tim Marcin2020-11-23 19:07:30 UTC It’s stunning to see wild animals up close — especially when they’re caught in the beauty of their natural surroundings. Agora, a photo app, challenged its users to submit their best animal pics of 2020, to be voted on by their users. The most popular snap would earn its photographer…Continue Reading

In photos: Out-of-this-world images from space

Updated: Nov. 18, 2020 at 2:36 PM Astronauts from the United States and the European Space Agency, along with engineers and scientists on the ground around the world, are capturing some amazing images from outer space. Many were released in celebration of the Hubble Telescope’s 30th anniversary. Here are some of the recent highlights. The…Continue Reading

Hey, Google Photos, What Gives?

Photo: Sam Rutherford/GizmodoIf you’ve been enjoying the luxury of unlimited premium file storage with Google Photos, I have some unfortunate news.Google Photos previously supported unlimited file storage with photos uploaded under its “high” setting (rather than in their original, sometimes beefier formats). The only caveat was that photos over 16MP would be compressed to that…Continue Reading

In Photos: President-elect Joe Biden, VP-elect Kamala Harris deliver victory speeches

Updated: Nov. 10, 2020 at 11:30 AM President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris deliver their victory addresses in Wilmington, Del., on Saturday, four days after Election Day. Biden appealed for national unity, while Harris marked history as the first woman and Black and South Asian person to be elected vice president. President-elect Joe…Continue Reading

In photos: U.S. Election 2020

From left to right, Doug Emhoff, husband of Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, Harris, President-elect Joe Biden and his wife, Jill Biden, stand onstage Saturday night in Wilmington, Del., after Biden and Harris gave their victory speeches. Pool Photo by Andrew Harnik/UPI Harris takes the stage, where she acknowledged the women whose work paved the way…Continue Reading

AP PHOTOS: Pandemic empties India’s Silicon Valley suburbs

AP PHOTOS: Pandemic empties India’s Silicon Valley suburbsBy AIJAZ RAHINovember 7, 2020 GMTBENGALURU, India (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic has transformed India’s Silicon Valley. The shops are emptying out fast in an upscale suburb of this bustling Indian metropolis, and the once-popular pubs frequented by the young workforce have fallen silent. The interiors of trendy…Continue Reading