• Magnifying glass for LCD screens of digital cameras released

    Today Tokyo-based camera accessory maker Uniden presented a new magnifying glass for LCD screens of digital cameras on their website [JP]. The UNX-8507 can be used by owners of SLRs and compact digital cameras (LCD screen size: 3 inches). Images are magnified three-fold. Uniden says they used special rubber for the UNX-8507 to ensure it will not scratch the surface of LCD screens. The… Read More

  • New Hello Kitty HD-TV unveiled in Japan

    Yesterday Japanese company Uniden announced [JP] it will start shipping a new 19-inch LCD-TV featuring the Sanrio character Hello Kitty from the middle of July. The TL19TX1 offers extra-low power consumption (72kWH per year), a resolution of 1440×810, a contrast ratio of 1,000:1 and 300cd/m² brightness. The device is equipped with a digital TV tuner, 2 speakers (3W each) and… Read More

  • Uniden UDC-7M Announced

    Uniden just announced a new digital camera model, the UDC-7M. It’s got a 7.1MP CCD, 3x optical zoom, 23MB of onboard storage, “face reorganization technology” (edit: face recognition?) and no viewfinder. Sure, it has a 2.4″ LCD screen on the back, but occasionally, I do still look through that tiny window to see what the camera sees. Am I alone on this? Lacking a… Read More