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Facebook unveils “Surround 360” open source VR camera

How can Facebook get more 360-degree video in the News Feed and VR content on Oculus? By inventing its own virtual reality camera from scratch and open sourcing it so people can build their own and s

Petcube Scoops Up $2.6 Million So You Can Entertain Your Pet From Anywhere

Petcube, which is part of Y Combinator’s Winter 2016 class, is a young startup that wants to bring together pet care and the connected home to improve the lives of our pets. To do this, the company

The Nolab Digital Super 8 Cartridge Could Digitize Your Old Movie Cameras

Photographer Hayes Urban wants to breathe new life into your old Super 8 camera. As you’ll recall, Super 8 was a format used in prehistoric times to shoot home movies. The cartridges contained a

Upthere’s Beta Users Have Uploaded More Than 3.5M Files

Upthere launched their first apps into beta last week, and so far the beta period is off to a good start, the company tells me. No word on how many users have slipped through during the beta, but I&#8

This Little Dock Reinvents GoPro Mounts

The beauty of GoPro cameras come from their versatility. They can be mounted nearly anywhere in countless positions. But that often takes time. This little device solves that problem. Meet Slopes. The

Camera+, The Third-Party Camera App With 14 Million Users, Goes Free

Tap tap tap, the company behind the popular third-party camera app Camera+, is making its flagship application free today. The app, which has grown over the years to reach 14 million users and $18 mil

Sigma’s Newest Full-Frame Wide Zoom Lens Has A Constant F2 Aperture

Sigma has a new zoom lens that could be the perfect walk around lens for street photographer: A 24-35mm zoom lens designed for full-frame cameras, with a unique feature that’s sure to add to its

The DxO ONE Is A Plug-In iPhone Camera With A 1-Inch Sensor

Your iPhone camera is already one of the better mobile cameras available, but a new accessory from imaging technology leader DxO could up the iPhone’s game considerably. The Lightning-enabled Dx

The Case That Turns Your Phone Into A Polaroid Camera Is Now On Kickstarter

The Prynt case, which lets you print photos directly from your phone, is now available for pre-order on Kickstarter.

HTC Just Launched RE, A Flip Camera For Your Smartphone

HTC is indeed launching a camera, as the rumors suggested. The new RE (just RE) resembles a tiny periscope, and it’s not quite a GoPro, but it’s not quite a Flip camera, either (but it rea

Narrative’s Clip-On Camera | One Lap

In this week’s episode of One Lap, Martin Källström of Narrative joined me at Thunderhill Raceway. I met Martin earlier this year while he was visiting San Francisco from Sweden. During our meetin

The Newest GoPro Models Are More Approachable Than Ever

Today, GoPro is launching a new lineup of its durable cameras that promises to be the most approachable the now-public camera and lifestyle company has produced.

A Manual iPhone Camera, Finally

Finally is a funny word, especially when it comes to Apple. I try to avoid using it because I'm cognizant of the fact that Apple's pacing is often a lot different than the hive mind's idea of what it

How Much Better Is Each New iPhone’s Camera? Here’s An Excellent Comparison

It’s easy to say that the iPhone’s camera has gotten better over time — that’s pretty much a given. But how much better? Lisa Bettany, co-founder of Camera+, decided to put it to t

Apple’s iPhone 6 Has Finally Convinced Me To Ditch My Compact Camera

It was bound to happen sooner or later: A smartphone would convince me that I no longer needed to carry around a powerful compact camera, despite a general interest in taking photos that straddles bot

EyeEm iOS Update Makes It Easier To Choose Your Best Shot

Photo-sharing service EyeEm has released an update to its iOS app that brings some niceties to the camera and camera roll interfaces. The changes make it easier to see which photos are worth uploading

Canon Launches A DSLR Built For Speed And A Competitor For Sony’s RX-100

Canon has a slew of new gear out launching today, but among those the most noteworthy are its new 1-inch sensor compact camera, which will go head-to-head with Sony’s RX-100 series, and the new

Sony Unveils The QX1 And QX30 Lens And Camera Sensor Add-Ons For Smartphones

Sony has indeed added to its lineup of camera tech add-ons for smartphone devices today, with not one, but two new devices in the QX series of accessories. The QX1 and QX30 join the existing QX10 and

Hands-On With Bublcam’s Spherical Video Camera

We had Bublcam CEO Sean Ramsay stop by the office to show off the current version of the device, which is available for preorder for $579. In our demo, we used the Bublcam to stream a live video, take

Fujifilm’s New X30 Compact Camera Gains A Real Time Viewfinder, Second Lens Control Ring

The new Fujifilm X30 revealed today extends the company’s premium compact with new features that include a brand new electronic viewfinder that can provide real-time feeds of what you’ll
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