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1 hr ago | The Red Ferret Journal

SuperHeadz Sun and Cloud Digital Camera - powered by the sun, your hand and some imagination

Have you ever wondered how you would document the apocalypse after we've lost electricity? Since film cameras are relatively rare, it's an interesting question.


6 hrs ago | Business Journal

Criminal using skimmer to steal debit card data from local ATMs

In what is becoming a disturbing criminal tactic, a man was caught on surveillance camera placing card reading devices known as "skimmers" at local ATMs.


Related Topix: Brandon, FL, Valrico, FL

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Security Cameras Have Mixed Results in Making Things Safer at Public Housing Developments

As Mayor Bill de Blasio looks to increase security at public housing developments where crime is on the rise, one of the chief weapons in his arsenal is security cameras, but do they work? NY1's Courtney Gross looked at housing projects which have already received cameras and found that their record is mixed when it comes to making things safer.


The Daily Beast

Minor White's Metamorphosing CameraBy Sarah Bay Williams

Critics and rivals misunderstood the editor of 'Aperture' for years, but a new retrospective at the Getty reveals Minor White's quiet brilliance.


Related Topix: Arts, Photography


NEWS & ANALYSIS: Qualcomm Snaps Up CSR's Imaging Team

Cellphone chipmaker Qualcomm is buying the imaging operations of CSR plc, which are based in Israel, according to local reports.


Related Topix: Cellphones

Information Technology

Kopin Continues Innovation Momentum with Two New Additions to CyberDisplay Portfolio

Kopin Corporation , a leading developer of innovative wearable computing technologies and solutions, today announced the addition of the A914 Display Driver and CyberDisplay nHD display.


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Kopin, Electronics, CPU, Science / Technology

LBC 97.3

Google Glass Camera 'Controlled Using Mind'

The free open-source MindRDR software has been developed by London firm This Place and lets users control the device using brainwaves alone.


The Globe and Mail

In praise of automotive innovations for ineptitude

Like most people, I was caught off guard when the first wave of smart cars arrived on the market a few years ago.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

FingerReader allows blind to read beyond Braille

While books printed in Braille have afforded blind and visually impaired people with the ability to "read, it has many limitations regarding what is readable in a world filled with forms and other important paperwork, which up until now had either had to be read to them by a sighted person, or first translated into the coded system of raised dots ... (more)



Google's Camera app will let you take photos remotely via your wearable device

Check out this article! Android Wear users will receive an update to Google's Camera app that lets them use their wearable device as a remote control to snap photos with their tablet or camera.



5 Reasons to Hire a Professional Photographer

For over 20 years, Ron Wimmer of Wimmer Photography in Wauwatosa has been the industry leader in photography.


Related Topix: Arts, Photography, Wauwatosa, WI

New Scientist

Virtual body-hack lets you become someone else

I KNOW I'm no longer myself when I see my own body standing beside me. What's more, when I look down, I see the body of a man.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Virtual Reality

The Gadgeteer

Share files wirelessly to your mobile device from your camera

Tablets and smart phones are a great way to carry and share photos; they have replaced those little photo albums called "brag books" that people used to carry in their purses or gear bags.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Wireless, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi

The New Zealand Herald

Privacy Act: 'Need to know or nice to have'

The Privacy Commissioner John Edwards has just released the 'Need to Know or Nice to Have' guideline, which will help developers understand obligations under the Privacy Act when collecting personal information.


Seattle Times

Camera cuisine: Your eyes may be happier than your stomach

A diner takes a picture of her ramen, in New York. Social media and photo-sharing sites can help a restaurant gain attention, but some chefs might be guilty of sacrificing taste in the quest for a picture-perfect dish.


Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Ames, IA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

"Pictures of Hope" presents local children with a camera and a lesson in photography

Siblings Danyria Wilson, 11, and Daniel Wilson, 10, of Flint practice using their new cameras at The Shelter of Flint on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 in Flint.


Related Topix: Arts, Photography, Flint, MI


Google Glass Creator Sees Something Smaller, Faster and Less Awkward

Google has big hopes for its Glass head-mounted computer, chief among them a desire to make the unit smaller and more comfortable to wear.



MIRTEC to Introduce MV-9 SIP and MP-7 MICRO at SEMICON West

MIRTEC, "The Global Leader in Inspection Technology," will exhibit in Booth #5444-1 at SEMICON West 2014, scheduled to take place July 8-10 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA.


Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Lancaster Guardian

Get snapping for chance to win top camera

Share your summer snaps with the Lancaster Guardian for a chance to win a digital camera worth more than 250.


Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,


The Diax Family: A Lineup Of Versatile 35mm Cameras

In the days before the 35mm Single Lens Reflex rose to prominence, the 35mm viewfinder camera reigned supreme.