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Instagram adds portrait and landscape support. Screenshots: Instagram

Instagram adds portrait and landscape support. Screenshots: Instagram

Instagram is no longer a photo sharing service just for squares. The company today announced that it will finally support portrait and landscape photos and videos with its latest updates on Android and iOS.

Apple Watch is off to a great start. Photo: Apple

Apple Watch is off to a great start. Photo: Apple

Don’t believe the critics who tell you wearables will never take off, because they’re wrong. During the second quarter of 2015 alone, the wearables market grew a staggering 223.2 percent, according to the latest figures from IDC, and Apple Watch is working its way to the top to tackle Fitbit.

Android Wear, on the other hand, is nowhere to be found.

Amazon makes drastic changes to prevent another Fire phone disaster. Photo: Amazon

Amazon makes drastic changes to prevent another Fire phone disaster. Photo: Amazon

Amazon has dismissed dozens of engineers and ditched a handful of hardware projects following its dismal attempt at tackling the smartphone market, according to a new report.

The retail giant has also restructured what’s left of its hardware division, combining what was two separate units into one.

Obi Worldphone's first smartphones are here. Photo: Obi Worldphone

Obi Worldphone’s first smartphones are here. Photo: Obi Worldphone

Backed by ex-Apple CEO John Sculley, Obi Worldphone is a startup company that’s hoping to shake up the affordable Android market with two new devices that combine stylish designs and decent specifications with even more attractive price tags.

Meet the Obi Worldphone SF1 and SJ1.5, which start at as little as $129.

Meet LG's brand new Nexus. Photo: Marques Brownlee

Meet LG’s brand new Nexus. Photo: Marques Brownlee

Leaked specifications for LG’s upcoming Nexus 5 reboot promise significant improvements to its rear-facing camera, including a laser autofocus sensor. They also confirm the device will be powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 808 processor and 3GB of RAM.

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