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Google Photos now lets you easily find your recently uploaded pictures on Android

Google Photos is one of the best apps to preserve and relive your memories, and it keeps getting better with each update. Google recently rolled out a redesign to the Photos app on Android and iOS, adding a simplified bottom bar, a map view, and a new rounded logo. With the update, Google Photos also...

Picture Manager’s latest updates add duplicate and similar image finder, EXIF editor, and more

Apps like Google Photos have largely taken the pain out of organizing photos for users who do not mind sharing them with Google. But there are users who prefer keeping their memories private and stored locally. This is where apps like Picture Manager come in, allowing users to up their organization game by automatically timestamping...

Live Albums are starting to roll out to Google Photos

Google announced a ton of new things this week. On top of all the new hardware, there is also a plethora of software features rolling out. One such feature that may have slipped past your radar is Live Albums in Google Photos. It's starting to roll out now for some users as a server-side update. Live...

PhotoGuard is a vault to secure your private photos and videos

Our smartphones aren't just simple pieces of disposable technology—they also carry, and help create, a lot of memories you may want to cherish for months and years to come. Apps like Google Photos help you manage those memories easier by backing them up to the cloud, ensuring they survive and allowing users to see them...

Google Photos Library API now available, lets you integrate Photos with your app

Google Photos is one of the company's best products. It works extremely well, is easy to use, and has very powerful features. The service has only gotten better over time. Now, Google is opening a program that will allow developers to tap into the awesomeness of Google Photos for their own apps. The headlining feature of...

Google Pixel 3 XL leak shows sample photos and wireless charging

The Pixel 3 XL has certainly not been a shy device. We've seen it from every angle, in multiple colors, on video, and in its packaging. There's not much left to learn about this device. However, one thing we haven't seen yet is sample photos. The camera is a very big part of what makes...

Snapseed, Google’s free image editor for Android, adds a dark theme

Snapseed is Google's free image editor for Android. It's famous not only for being able to apply basic filters on photos snapped with your camera but for also being able to process RAW .dng files too. Google purchased the company in 2012, making the bulk of its features free to use for Android users. The...

Automatically timestamp and organize your photos with Picture Manager

Organizing all of the photos we take on our smartphones isn't something that most people want to do manually. Cloud storage services like Google Photos can organize the photos you upload, but there are some people who want to keep their pictures private. This is where Picture Manager from XDA Recognized Developer j to the 4n becomes...

Microsoft’s Photos Companion App Lets You Quickly Transfer Pics from your Phone to a Windows 10 PC

Back in November 2017, we wrote about an in-development Microsoft app for iOS and Android that let users quickly transfer pics and videos to a Windows 10 PC. Now, Microsoft Garage, Microsoft's skunkworks lab for experimental mobile apps, has released it publicly. It's called Photos Companion, and it's available for iOS and Android devices starting...

ZTE Axon First Look and Photos: Great Value Stained by Not-So-Great Software

ZTE is back again this year with round two of their ambitious Axon series smartphone. This year's Axon 7 brings an incredible package of specs and a great warranty with a $400 price tag. Check out our earlier look for a detailed read of the specs. Here in the USA we are offered the 4GB...

Google Photos v1.22 Prepares to Add Black Point, Saturation, Shadow, Temperature, and Tint Adjustment

Within each Google App update, there's always something interesting to find. For instance, a little over a week ago we discovered some exciting upcoming features within the Google Maps app. Google is always testing out new features for us to toy with, and with the latest Google Photos update come some hints about where Google is headed...

Tasker Pro: Tag New Photos with the Current Calendar Event

Automation is supposed to be about simplifying everyday tasks to give you more precious time doing the things you love. At XDA, we've shown you how you can use Tasker to secure your device, improve productivity, or make driving safer, all a part of our series called 'Tasker Week.' But the fun doesn't end there. If...