Google Glass App Lets You Pay With Bitcoins — and Skip the Line

Two of the most-hyped technologies of 2013 merged this week with the introduction of GlassPay, a Google Glass app that lets you pay with Bitcoins. The app, from RedBottle Design, lets consumers scan a UPC of a product in store, assemble a virtual shopping cart and then complete payment with Bitcoins. After that, they can…

Arizona Considers Anti-Gay Bill and Other News You Need to Know

Welcome to this morning’s edition of “First To Know,” a series in which we keep you updated on what’s happening in the world. Here are the stories we’re reading today. After Arizona’s legislature passed a bill allowing business owners to deny service to LGBT customers on the grounds of religious beliefs, the decision rests in…

75 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed

The holiday season is just around the corner — the “season of giving.” Well, let’s call this the “season of buying” because before all that giving happens, you’ll have to find gifts for all those special someones in your life. At Mashable, we’re constantly writing about the newest and coolest knickknacks from the tech world,…

Universal Camera Tool Enhances Personal Photography

Move aside, Instagram. A new tool called Mobi-Lens aims to enhance personal photography with two clothespin-like clips that give photographers their choice of a wide angle/macro lens or a fisheye lens. The clips operate with mobile phones, tablets, most laptop webcams and some digital cameras, according to Mobi-Lens’ Kickstarter page. The two-in-one wide angle/macro lens…