Throughout the year we examine, evaluate, and test a ton of equipment, then make careful note of the products that can help make your photography better and more fun. And now we give the best of them POP Awards for Photography’s Outstanding Products for 2016.
2016 Pop Awards: The Best Camera and Photo Gear of the Year
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- 18 silly (but fun) Amazon Echo comman... — Alexa, more cowbell: 18 silly (but fun) Amazon Echo commands | ZDNethttp://www.zdnet.com/article/alexa-more-cowbell-18-silly-but-fun-amazon-echo-commands/?promo=404&tag=nl.e404.em&ttag=e404&s_cid=e404&ftag=CAD-04-10aag0g&cval=cnet-nl-zd&bhid=27170905380744054130315685538756Amazon’s amazing Alexa AI assistant keeps getting smarter and smarter. Here are 18 dumb ways you can waste all that wonderful computing power. [...]