HD Video

WhatsApp rolls out support for HD video

Last week, WhatsApp announced it was adding support for HD photos, allowing the messaging app users the option to preserve the high-def resolution of the phones they wanted to share with friends and f

Latakoo Moves HD Video Fast, Works Great For Newsrooms

Austin-based video startup <a href="http://latakoo.com/">latakoo</a> has a funny name (it's <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latakoo_Lark">some kind of lark</a>), but a great idea: make it easier

Video: KDDI Technology Improves HD Video Playback On Mobile Screens

<img src="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/Picture-31-630x341.png" /> Japan's second biggest telecommunications company <a href="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/tag/kddi/">KDDI</a>

NEC Develops Super-fast Analog To HD Video Conversion Technology

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/hd.jpg" /> Japan's biggest business daily, The Nikkei, is reporting that <a href="http://www.nec.com">NEC</a> has developed a technology

Kodak Zx1: tiny, weather-resistant 720p for $150

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/kodak-zx1.jpg" /> I've been using the <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2008/07/29/review-kodak-zi6-camcorder/">Zi6</a>, Kodak's answer

My God, it's full of K's! What the RED announcement means for the industry

Image credit: Benni Diez at Reduser.net forums For the last couple weeks, Jim Jannard of RED Camera has been teasing everybody on the REDuser forums with vague promises and outrageous claims of revolu

RED announcement at 9AM Eastern time tomorrow

There’s a fun and functional countdown over at Red.com that suggests, if I am not mistaken, that the new RED products will be revealed at 9AM tomorrow on the East Coast — 6AM my time, grea

Another RED tease – ports spied

Another taste. You may be getting tired of these little peeks, but I think they’re just dandy. Looks like a couple XLR ports (labeled “Push” probably because they’re inset and

That must be Nikon D90 video, 'cuz jam don't shake like that

http://i477.photobucket.com/player.swf?file=http://vid477.photobucket.com/albums/rr134/jamesmel9/DSC_0012.flv I was certainly impressed by the D90’s videos a few weeks ago, but it seems that the

Canon's Vixia camcorders updated with 24Mbps bitrate

These camcorders, descended from the same breed as the original best-in-show HV20, are the latest update to the Vixia line of Canon 1080p hi-def camcorders. A few months ago the HF10 (the flash-based

Vudu fears Apple, drops price

We’ve covered Vudu extensively at CG so I don’t need to go into details on what it is and what it does. All you need to know is that Vudu is scared of Apple and the Apple TV so they droppe

SIA Summer Snowdown 2007: Hands On With OGIO

The SIA show is something I’ve been looking forward to for a few months, while it isn’t the Surf Expo, the Summer Snowdown will quench my outdoorsy action sport needs. There was a ton of cool stuf

Canon's Hybrid PowerShot TX1

Here’s a beautiful little package that packs a ton of power. For $500, you can score a Canon PowerShot TX1, a sort-of hybrid device that’s compact and records HD video and takes 7.1MP phot

Ceatec Opens Tomorrow

If you’re going to be in Japan this week, I suggest that you head over to Chiba to visit this year’s Ceatec. Ceatec is Japan’s largest electronics show and this year should be a pret

Seeing Red: Ultra High-Def

It’s been accused of being Vaporware, but the Red One has now been officially unveiled, and pre-orders are available. For those not in-the-know, the Red One is the first camera by Red, the digit

Sony Drops the HDR-FX7 HDV Camcorder

Sony has added a new HDV camcorder to the low end of its high end models. The HDR-FX7 wields three CMOS imaging censors instead of the typical three CCDs and it is capable of improved slow motion and