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  • BrightSky Labs Will Make It Easy To Share Videos From Your GoPro

    BrightSky Labs Will Make It Easy To Share Videos From Your GoPro

    BrightSky Labs wants to liberate the videos that people shoot with their GoPros, and make it easier to find and share on all your favorite social networks. The company is in the early stages of building a mobile app that connects directly to a GoPro via Wi-Fi and allows users to scan the video they’re shooting (or just shot), as well as all other videos that are stored on the camera. Read More

  • A BMW Can Now Control A GoPro Camera Because Why Not

    A BMW Can Now Control A GoPro Camera Because Why Not

    As a result of a new partnership between GoPro and BMW, it’s never been easier to record your hoonage antics. Select late-model BMW cars will soon be able to control GoPro cameras directly from the dash. Just click record on the dash of the car and the connected GoPro cameras click to life. Starting in July, the owner of a 2012 or later properly equipped BMW or Mini will be able to… Read More

  • GoPro Hires Former Skype CEO Tony Bates To Be Its President

    GoPro Hires Former Skype CEO Tony Bates To Be Its President

    Today GoPro named Tony Bates its president and new member of its board of directors. GoPro recently filed for a $100 million initial public offering. Bates will report to founder and CEO Nicholas Woodman. Bates is best known for his tenure as Skype’s CEO and then as an executive vice president at Microsoft after it bought Skype. After being a mentioned name in CEO bingo, Bates left… Read More

  • GoPro Files For $100M IPO With 2013 Revenue Of $985.7M, Up 87.4% From The Year Prior

    GoPro Files For $100M IPO With 2013 Revenue Of $985.7M, Up 87.4% From The Year Prior

    This afternoon GoPro filed its S-1 document with the SEC, detailing its financial performance as it looks to go public. The company states that it will raise up to $100 million in the offering, trading on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol ‘GPRO.’ The company’s revenue expansion has been impressive, with top line in 2011 of $234.23 million leading to 2012 top line of… Read More

  • Turn Your iPhone Into A Combination GoPro Mount And Monitor With The GoPhone

    Turn Your iPhone Into A Combination GoPro Mount And Monitor With The GoPhone

    A new Kickstarter project aims to make your GoPro filmography easier to handle, with a case designed to hold the GoPro in such a way that you have a full view of the screen of your iPhone 5s or 5, so that you can monitor all the action while you shoot one-handed. There are no shortage of iPhone cases that offer double-duty performance with some other task, be it acting as a wallet, or… Read More

  • GoPro Files For IPO As The Action Camera Maker Prepares To Go Public

    GoPro Files For IPO As The Action Camera Maker Prepares To Go Public

    Action camera company GoPro has filed the initial documents for its initial public offering, according to a press release from the company this morning. GoPro has confirmed this to TechCrunch. The announcement is brief, revealing only that the San Mateo company intends to go public as soon as the Securities and Exchange Commission completes its review process of the IPO submission draft… Read More

  • Watch More Crazy First-Person Footage Of Felix Baumgartner’s Space Jump

    Watch More Crazy First-Person Footage Of Felix Baumgartner’s Space Jump

    There’s more eye-candy footage of Felix Baumgartner’s epic space jump. Sports video camera hardware startup, GoPro, released a 30-second Superbowl spot of first and third-person perspective of Baumgartner’s free fall from the stratosphere. Just to manage expectations, it’s not the full first-person perspective of his entire dive to earth that I think many of us have… Read More

  • Conan Goes Extreme With His GoPro Cameras

    Conan Goes Extreme With His GoPro Cameras

    In honor of CES and just because, here’s a cute video for you. It’s not quite Citizen Kane but in this exciting video Conan O’Brien attaches GoPro cameras to objects around his studio… with some craaaazy results! Oh, Coco, you had me at “trombone.” Read More

  • GoPro Releases The Smaller, Faster Hero3+ Action Camera

    GoPro Releases The Smaller, Faster Hero3+ Action Camera

    Just when you thought GoPros couldn’t get any smaller, meet the Hero3+. The new model is 20 percent smaller than its predecessor and packs some much-improved internals, allowing the camera to capture even better quality imagery. GoPro claims the upgraded lens should result in images that are 33 percent sharper while featuring half the amount of digital artifacts. The camera’s… Read More

  • We’re Not Afraid Of Google Glass, Says GoPro Founder Nicholas Woodman

    We’re Not Afraid Of Google Glass, Says GoPro Founder Nicholas Woodman

    It’s hardware day here at Disrupt SF and this morning’s sessions kicked off with an interview with Nicholas Woodman, founder and CEO of action camera company GoPro. Woodman discussed how the GoPro evolved from being a wrist-mounted prototype he came up with on a surfing trip to today’s hugely successful clip-on-anywhere lens that can capture the action from a variety of… Read More