Nokia Outs Combined 'Smart' and 'Pro' Camera App
Nokia today made available a new application called Nokia Camera. This app combines the best features of the Nokia Smart Camera and Nokia Pro Camera applications into one app that the company says is easier to use. The app has an advanced auto mode for quick photos taking, but still offers refined controls over settings such as ISO, shutter speed, aperture, and so on. It also includes a burst mode that takes a collection of shots so you can pick the best option. The application is free to download from the Windows Phone Store and is compatible with Lumia devices running Windows Phone 8.
Microsoft Develops Camera App for iPhone
Microsoft today released a camera app for the iPhone called Microsoft Pix. The app uses artificial intelligence to set parameters such as exposure, aperture, and color in order to get the best possible shot.
Google Brings Cardboard Camera App to iOS, Enables Sharing
Google today made it easier for more people to take and share 360-degree photos. The company has made its Cardboard Camera application available to iOS devices, allowing iPhone owners to capture 360-degree shots and look at them via the Google Cardboard VR viewer.
Nexus Camera App Update Tweaks Design
Google is pushing an updated version of its camera application to Nexus handsets. The new Google Camera app makes changes to the user interface to improve usability.
HERE Maps Updated for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone
Nokia today updated its HERE Maps products for the Android, iOS, and Windows Phone platforms simultaneously. Nokia says there are "millions of changes" to the maps, but calls out a few specifics.