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Hasselblad aims for luxury camera market, not just pros

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The professional camera maker, expanding beyond its market with a big boost from Sony, announces the 5,000-euro NEX-compatible Lunar camera and ambitions for much more. [Read more]...
Hasselblad aims for luxury camera market, not just pros
Samsung aims for mirrorless camera crown, phasing out point-and-shoots
90 Seconds on The Verge: Friday, July 20th, 2012

Which voice recorder will best capture my parents' oral history?

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David Gee wants to record his parents telling their life stories sothat their grandchildren can listen to it. What sort of voice recorder should he use?I'm looking for a digital voice recorder to collect my parents' oral history, so that the grandchildren can listen to it in 20 years' time....
Which voice recorder will best capture my parents' oral history?

Nikon nudges Q2 net earnings to $203 million, DSLR and mirrorless cams get all the credit

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Nikon might be treading water in Q2 2013 (its fiscal year is time-shifted) with a slight gain to $203 million from Q1, but in the current imaging market climate, that's not necessarily a bad thing. Revenue fell $200 million to $3 billion for the period, which Nikon attributed to...
Nikon nudges Q2 net earnings to $203 million, DSLR and mirrorless cams get all the credit

SmugMug's Camera Awesome App Sees Two Million Downloads in First Week

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Camera Awesome, the new photography app from Mountain View-based SmugMug, is getting an awesome response, according to the company’s CEO and “Chief Geek,” Don MacAskill. In its first four days on the App Store, Camera Awesome was downloaded more than one million times; it hit two million in less than...
SmugMug's Camera Awesome App Sees Two Million Downloads in First Week

Sony, Too

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Athima Chansanchai, reporting for Gadgetbox: Sony’s Kate Dugan admitted that despite the natural disasters in Japan that affected production and shipment of its digital cameras, “true decline” has set in for digital cameras, in which sales are down 20 percent, the first time losses have hit in the double digits....
Sony, Too
Taser unveils new wearable police cameras, starting with BART
Fujifilm Unveils New Long-Zoom, Fixed Lens Bridge Cameras, New All-Weather Compacts At CES 2013

Is Canon finally entering the mirrorless camera market?

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Canon may soon offer a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera (ILC). That’s the buzz in the wake of Canon patent filing for a kit lens for a mirrorless camera, first spotted by the Japanese website Egami. Canon is the world’s biggest camera maker but so far has been absent from the...
Is Canon finally entering the mirrorless camera market?
Canon S110, G15, and SX50 HS boost high-end PowerShot line next month

Contour's new mount, watersports kits help bring its cameras with you in the water, snow or dirt

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As Contour continues to do battle with GoPro over the action-sport POV camera market, its latest offensive centers around prepackaged activity-specific mount kits that should make it easier for customers to pick one up and go. Also new is an all-in-one ContourRoam watersports kit that includes the HD camera...
Contour's new mount, watersports kits help bring its cameras with you in the water, snow or dirt

Growth Niche in Serious Cameras

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Panasonic, Sony and Olympus, struggling in the point-and-shoot camera market, are refashioning bulky professional cameras into sleeker, mirrorless models that appeal to photo enthusiasts, posing a challenge to Canon and Nikon....
Growth Niche in Serious Cameras
Sony to sell camera mount for extreme dogs

GoPro iOS app is finally available, adds live viewfinder and remote controls for action cameras

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GoPro owners have had a long wait, but the company's iOS remote app (Android "coming soon") is finally available and ready to work for those possessing both an HD Hero2 camera and WiFi BacPac accessory. While the hardware will cost you the app itself is free, and adds capabilities...
GoPro iOS app is finally available, adds live viewfinder and remote controls for action cameras

JVC's $349 ADIXXION camcorder is shipping now, packs LCD, WiFi and live Ustreaming (hands-on)

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After its mid-summer reveal, JVC's entry into the booming action sports camera market is now shipping and we got to spend some time with the questionably-named GC-A1 ADIXXION at the company's CEDIA booth. To compete with offerings from GoPro, Sony and our most recent favorite, the Contour+2, the GC-A1...
JVC's $349 ADIXXION camcorder is shipping now, packs LCD, WiFi and live Ustreaming (hands-on)

Nokia Brings A Camera To A Smartphone Fight

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Nokia today revealed its next flagship smartphone, the Lumia 920. It's critical to the company's return to relevance and big money-making. And the secret ingredient in its sales sauce might not be what you think. It's sporting Windows Phone 8, which has wowed critics and done a lot to remind...
Nokia Brings A Camera To A Smartphone Fight
Samsung NX20 review

Shooting forward: A look at a mature camera market

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Digital photography is exploding, yet camera sales continue to slump. Here's a look at the current market and what should change. [Read more]...
Shooting forward: A look at a mature camera market

Lytro Names Former Ning Head Rosenthal as CEO

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Light field camera maker Lytro is naming former Ning chief Jason Rosenthal as its new CEO. Rosenthal, who also worked at HP/Opsware, Netscape and AOL, takes over a company with a unique technology but lots of work ahead of it. Though its product is unlike those of rivals, it competes...
Lytro Names Former Ning Head Rosenthal as CEO
CamOne Infinity brings interchangeable lenses to the action video camera market

AT&T to Offer Samsung's Android-Based Galaxy Camera

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AT&T said on Thursday that it plans to carry Samsung’s Galaxy Camera, an Android-based point-and-shoot with built-in 4G wireless. The point-and-shoot camera market has been hit hard. Smartphones increasingly replace traditional cameras as consumers prefer the ability to immediately tweak and share their photos over such things as image quality,...
AT&T to Offer Samsung's Android-Based Galaxy Camera

Olympus hangs $57 million loss on austerity, strong yen and declining compact camera market

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Olympus is reporting a $56.7 million loss for its first quarter of 2012. While its coveted medical imaging arm remains profitable, its life-science and industrial unit suffered thanks to corporate belt-tightening. Unsurprisingly, its low-end compact camera market is shrinking, but sales of its OM-D E-M5 ILC increased by 50...
Olympus hangs $57 million loss on austerity, strong yen and declining compact camera market

Boot up: FTC v Google v Foundem, XDA's Nexus detectives, WhatsApp milestone and more

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Plus Tumblr's potential futures, the bigger smartphones in our future, and moreA quick burst of 8 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamOh, the places Tumblr can go >> TechCrunchNothing says Internet opportunity like a social media juggernaut. Tumblr, the meme-olicious, gif-tastic, photo-fabulous, (but also...
Boot up: FTC v Google v Foundem, XDA's Nexus detectives, WhatsApp milestone and more
Nikon rumored to launch Android-based Coolpix S800 with Google Play access on August 22nd

Sony NEX-6 review: it's the whole package, for just shy of a grand

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Sony had a lot to show off just before we hopped aboard a flight to Photokina. The A99 was a lightweight bargain of a full-frame DSLR, the Cyber-shot RX1 was the most powerful compact we'd ever seen and the 16.1-megapixel NEX-6 was one of the finest mirrorless models of...
Sony NEX-6 review: it's the whole package, for just shy of a grand
Three reasons not to build a Minimum Viable Product
Fujifilm's X100S and X20 combine old school, new school

With new iPod features, Apple targets gaming, camera market

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Amid the hype surrounding the iPhone 5, Apple didn't forget about its original innovation : the humble iPod. Tim Cook unveiled a range of improvements to both the iPod Touch and iPod nano. A major change is the addition of Siri to the new iPod Touch, as well as AirPlay....
With new iPod features, Apple targets gaming, camera market

iON reveals Adventure and Air Pro 2 sports cameras, we go hands on

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You may remember iON stepping out onto the action camera market back in spring, when we went hands on with the OG Air Pro. Fast forward to CES, and it's back with a brace of new cameras to capture your every move. First up is the iON Adventure, a...
iON reveals Adventure and Air Pro 2 sports cameras, we go hands on
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