The Panoptic Studio is a new body scanner created by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University that will be used to understand body language in real situations. The scanner, which looks like something
An odd site called Insecam purports to display 73,000 unsecured webcams from around the world, most of them CCTV and simple IP cameras. All of the cameras have two things in common – they’
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/Logitech-C615.jpg" />Pretty much every webcam is going to be HD from here on out, but the ones we've seen have generally been a bit bulky
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/CIS.jpg" /><a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/10/06/cisco-announces-umi-hd-home-video-calling-system-for-599-25-per-month/">ūmi</a>
Short version: It’s pricey and rather bulky, but it’s definitely an improvement over the other HD webcams out there, and a huge improvement over piece of junk embedded in your bezel.
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/sam20.png" />When the first <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/08/17/microsofts-lifecam-hd-lets-you-video-chat-at-1280x720/">720p </
Attention citizens! Your benevolent overlords have released three new entries in the LifeCam series. Now all of your long-distance correspondences can be in glorious 720p. Unfortunately, none of them
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/SpyCameraBelt2.jpg">Free dating tip: If the girl you’re talking to isn’t impressed by your Playboy belt, make sure to mention that it
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/microsoft-lifecam-cinema-720p-webcam-3.jpg" />I've just hooked up the <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/08/17/microsofts-lifecam-hd
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/herc1.jpg" />Microsoft was proud to announce their <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/08/17/microsofts-lifecam-hd-lets-you-video-cha
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/microsoft-lifecam-cinema-720p-webcam-3.jpg" />I know I give tiny cameras a lot of guff, but merely small ones are getting pretty damn goo
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/310dkd69fhl_sl500_aa280_.jpg">It's like the Internet knows what I'm looking for! <a HREF="http://news.cnet.com/8301-27076_3-10301349-248.
<img src="http://crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/webcam.jpg" alt="webcam" />Good for those hard-to-reach places, this USB web cam rotates 360 degrees and can be angled up to 180 degrees. It'
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/minoru_comb.jpg" /> Remember those awful movies where a 3D effect was effected by having two images, one red and one blue or green, and
Seeing that PC users on desktop and laptop are embracing both HD video and built-in webcams, Samsung has decided to put the two together in the obvious form of a HD webcam. Until now, webcams have bee
You’ll like it if you’re looking for a high-quality webcam with decent software, autofocus, and good low-light performance. But not if you’re a Mac user or you can’t justify spending $100 on a
A company in Belgium called United Pepper is behind a line of USB devices that are assembled in a fair trade-certified factory in Vietnam. The devices include a USB webcam called Lili (seen above) and
When it comes to buying a webcam, there seems to be two distinct product groupings. On the one end, you have inexpensive cameras that sell for between $20 and $50. These cameras often feature relative
For the “extremely small camera” sector, this could be a real boon. These liquid lenses are fixed in place within the camera, manipulated using electricity, and — well, I’ll le
The VX-5000 webcams are VGA-quality cameras that sit quietly on top of your monitor and include a Windows Live Call Button for bringing up your Windows Live contacts. Best of all, One-Touch Blogging l