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Sony unveils $1000 NEX-6 mirrorless camera with Wi-Fi sharing and apps

How would you change Samsung's NX200?

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It's that time of the week when we look back at a recently-released device and find out if your experiences matched our own. This week, it's Samsung's NX200 ILC, which was aiming to knock the Sony NEX-C3 from its perch (and a spot in our staff kit bag). Broadly,...
How would you change Samsung's NX200?
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Nikon Coolpix P330 packs 1/1.7-inch 12.2MP sensor and f/1.8 lens, we go hands-on

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Caution Coolpix P310 owners: Nikon's latest point-and-shoot announcement may cause you to weep. The P330, as this year's flavor is to be called, offers a handful of upgrades over its predecessor, which launched in February of 2012. First, there's a new larger sensor on board, with 1/1.7 of an...
Nikon Coolpix P330 packs 1/1.7-inch 12.2MP sensor and f/1.8 lens, we go hands-on

Canon unveils EOS M 18MP mirrorless camera, $800 in October with 22mm pancake lens

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For those who love Canon DSLRs but wish they’d build a pocketable mirrorless, your wait is over (well it will be in October).  Announced early this morning in Japan, the EOS M is a Sony NEX-like form factor EOS camera with compatibility for Canon lenses through an adapter. Professionals will...
Canon unveils EOS M 18MP mirrorless camera, $800 in October with 22mm pancake lens

Toshiba's refocusing smartphone camera spells more trouble for Lytro

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After a huge buildup and splashy product announcement, Lytro’s trendy refocusing camera has so far failed to live up to its hype. While the idea of being able to point, shoot, and worry about focus later sounds appealing, the cost in dollars, missing features, and lost image quality has just...
Toshiba's refocusing smartphone camera spells more trouble for Lytro

Google's Chrome Remote Desktop Screen Sharing Service Comes Out Of Beta, Adds Real-Time Audio For Windows

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Google just announced that it is taking its Chrome Remote Desktop screen sharing service out of beta. As the name implies, the Chrome Remote Desktop app runs in Chrome and allows you to share your desktop with others or control theirs to see presentations or, as Google notes, become the...
Google's Chrome Remote Desktop Screen Sharing Service Comes Out Of Beta, Adds Real-Time Audio For Windows
3D TV is dead

Aptina intros 8MP sensors that bring 60FPS, pro-grade video to phones, action cameras

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Smartphones and action cameras are no strangers to high-speed video: devices like the HTC One X make it a selling point. They've usually had to crop the frame from a much larger sensor, however, cutting into the final image quality and the field of view. Aptina's new AR0835 and...
Aptina intros 8MP sensors that bring 60FPS, pro-grade video to phones, action cameras

Sony Xperia V packs new sensor-on-lens touchscreen tech, promises a 'true direct touch experience'

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If you thought LG's Optimus G and Nokia's Lumia 920 had future touchscreen tech all sewn up, then be ready to welcome Sony's own contribution. Its sensor-on-lens touchscreen will debut on the Xperia V, combining the sensor and lens component of a standard capacitive display, reducing the number of...
Sony Xperia V packs new sensor-on-lens touchscreen tech, promises a 'true direct touch experience'
Nokia details history of 41-megapixel 808 PureView, image sensor inspired by satellites

Canon SX260 HS stuffs 20X zoom into compact body

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The most performance-minded camera in Canon's lineup for the CP+ show Tuesday was unveiled as the SX260 HS. While the model name is slightly off from leaks, it confirms talk of a leap from 14X to 20X zoom in the body. The design comes outfitted with both a 12.1-megapixel CMOS...
Canon SX260 HS stuffs 20X zoom into compact body

Inside the shadowy underground of Korean monitor sales

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If you're in the market for a new high-definition desktop monitor, take note: You may be able to pick up a very good Korean-made display for far less money than what you'd spend on, say, an Asus, Dell, HP, or Samsung model. Sure, you'll have to cope with odd product...
Inside the shadowy underground of Korean monitor sales

A Closer Look at the New MacBook Pro's Retina Display

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AnandTech takes a closer look at the new MacBook Pro's 2880x1800 Retina display, revealing just how well the display stacks up against its predecessor and other notebook displays and delving into the details of how it handles various resolutions. In looking at scaling, the report explains the new slider option...
A Closer Look at the New MacBook Pro's Retina Display

GoPro HD Hero 2's free ProTune upgrade will add 24fps and higher bitrates

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On the show floor at NAB 2012 GoPro had more to show off than just a finalized version of its $99 WiFi BacPac and Remote Control kit we saw at CES, announcing a ProTune firmware update that should bring an all new level of quality to its existing HD...
GoPro HD Hero 2's free ProTune upgrade will add 24fps and higher bitrates

Sony reveals Exmor RS camera sensor for smartphones

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Sony has formally unveiled it stacked CMOS sensor for smartphones. Last seen in January, the Exmor RS camera modules boast a backside-illuminated CMOS sensor which stacks the pixel layer over the signal ship, shrinking the module's size. The two layers being independent of each other, combined with the pixel layer...
Sony reveals Exmor RS camera sensor for smartphones

Review: Canon T2i DSLR camera

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Short version: An outstanding consumer DSLR and liberating video recorder, the T2i is a powerhouse media device in a small and relatively affordable package. What I think of as killer features, however, may not be viewed as such by the buying population at large. Features: 18-megapixel images/up to 1080p...
Review: Canon T2i DSLR camera

Canon announces PowerShot SX280 HS with WiFi, ISO 6400 and 20x lens, we go hands-on

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How do you justify splurging for a pricey point-and-shoot when your smartphone takes "good enough" pictures on its own? A 20x lens, for starters. Canon's new PowerShot SX280 HS is small enough to tuck away in a pocket, yet it packs a 25-500mm f/3.5-6.8 lens. That's old news for...
Canon announces PowerShot SX280 HS with WiFi, ISO 6400 and 20x lens, we go hands-on
Hands On With The Fujifilm X100S And X20: In Stores March 2013 For $1299 And $599 Respecively
Nintendo 3DS XL hands-on reveals comfortable build, better 3D effect, and filtered visuals?

How Apple managed to incorporate a Retina Display into the new iPad

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The new iPad’s Retina Display was perhaps the most expected feature to be included in Apple’s new tablet, especially after it incorporated the high-resolution display into both its iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S smartphones. But don’t let that take away from the fact that the technology behind its iPad display isn’t impressive,...
How Apple managed to incorporate a Retina Display into the new iPad

Apple Improves Auto Exposure Camera Feature for FaceTime

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On March 21, 2013, the US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple that reveals new and improved Auto Exposure techniques for variable lighting conditions that could improve FaceTime image quality. Apple's Patent Background Today, many personal electronic devices come equipped with digital video cameras. Often, the...
Apple Improves Auto Exposure Camera Feature for FaceTime

Improved H.264 Compression Holds Down File Sizes on 1080p iTunes Store Content

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Ars Technica takes a look at the new 1080p content available on the iTunes Store, showing how a "High" compression profile for H.264-encoded content on the iPhone 4S and new iPad and Apple TV are minimizing the increase in file size needed to move from 720p to 1080p. Comparison of...
Improved H.264 Compression Holds Down File Sizes on 1080p iTunes Store Content
Sony RX100 review

Canon announces EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM, along with two image-stabilized prime lenses

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Canon has announced three new EF-mount lenses today, bolstering its range of high-end glass with a 24-70mm f/2.8 II USM L-series lens and a pair of 24mm and 28mm wide-angle primes. The 24-70mm is a near-direct replacement for the current lens of the same range, though adds a number...
Canon announces EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM, along with two image-stabilized prime lenses
Review: Lytro Lightfield Camera
Ambarella's video chips power dashboard-mounted video cameras for cars

Nokia teases high-end camera phone for MWC

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Nokia will unveil a high-end camera phone at its Mobile World Congress event on February 27, a teaser video released by the world's largest mobile phone maker indicates. Full of phrases like 'Pure detail,' 'Pure depth' and 'Pure definition,' the emphasis is certainly on image quality. The company has been...
Nokia teases high-end camera phone for MWC
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