Photography

How to turn off the camera sound on an iPhone

For a sizable percentage of iPhone owners, their smartphone is a camera that also makes phone calls — in addition to helping them manage their calendar, send and receive email, shoot video, watch movies, and pay for stuff at the store. Apple’s iPhone cameras have been inspiring amateur photographers — and professionals — to create […]

Gears & Gadgets

“Cache issue” causes Xiaomi cameras to show other people’s camera feeds

Xiaomi’s two home security cameras. Someone else’s sleeping baby. The camera feeds all show weird distortion, missing data, and incorrect cropping like this. Dio-V Sometimes the images are very distorted. Dio-V “Baaaang!” I guess this is someone’s office. Dio-V A checkout counter? Dio-V Chinese electronics maker Xiaomi has shut down the Google Home Hub integration […]