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    Disney Bans Selfie Sticks in All Their Amusement Parks

    To be fair, Disney did give the selfie stick a fair shake, unlike the growing number of parks, museums, and tourist attractions that wasted no time banning the things. It doesn’t matter today, though, because Disney has finally come to the conclusion that the rest of the tourism industry has — that the selfie stick […]

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    Polaroid Announces the Cube+, an Update to Its Tiny Action Cam

    Last summer, Polaroid released the Cube, a less-than-palm sized action cam with its own range of mounts and straps. It wasn’t a technical powerhouse, but if you needed something that wasn’t going to get in the way or get knocked around during some of the more extreme of sports, it was a worthy choice. At […]

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    Guardzilla is a Budget Friendly Home Monitoring System – Review

    Smart home monitors—if you’re jumping into the market now, you’re getting to the party pretty late. To contend with more entrenched products like Dropcam, you need something that packs a lot of functionality into a simple package and for a low price. That’s what Guardzilla is hoping to bring to the table. Guardzilla, unfortunately, is […]

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    ZTE Spro 2 Gives A Fresh Look to Boring Pocket Projectors

    ZTE is following up their combination pico projector/Wi-Fi hotspot/Android device from last year with the Spro 2 (the previous product wasn’t actually called the Spro, but history is malleable in the information age, yeah?), which they debuted at CES earlier this year. It’s an improvement in most ways from last year’s model, and you’ll be […]

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    Sony Announces Two Cyber-shot Cameras that Resemble the RX Series

    This week, Sony is releasing two new point-and-shoot cameras in its Cyber-shot line. While the entry-level fixed-lens cameras are nowhere near as capable as a DSLR or one of Sony’s mirrorless cameras, a lot of the tech from those higher-end models is trickling down into the cheaps, making the new HX90V and WX500 worth a […]

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    Lenovo Pocket Projector is Tiny but Mighty

    Lenovo is entering the world of pico projectors with the tiny Pocket Projector. It might not be the best pico projector out there, but it does have two very nice things going for it—it’s super small and super cheap. The Pocket Projector has a 50 lumen LED light engine and a native resolution of 854 […]

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    Sony’s 4K Action Cam First Impressions with Sample Video

    At CES last month, Sony announced their 4K Action Cam. Sony’s Action Cam is Sony’s answer to GoPro, but unlike the GoPro, this sports camera is packed with serious Carl Zeiss optics on the inside. We took the 4K Action Cam for a road test over in Crested Butte, Colorado. And by roads – we […]

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    HTC Brings YouTube Livestreaming to their RE Camera

    The HTC RE, the periscope-like action cam, is getting a major upgrade in functionality—starting tomorrow, Android users will be able to livestream video from the RE to their YouTube channel. The Android version of the app will be getting an update including the new livestreaming functionality, which should go live on Google Play tomorrow. Using […]

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    Sony Announces New 4K Action Cam and Handycam

    2015 looks like it’s going to be the year of 4K, and we’re not just talking about TVs. Sony’s keen on letting you record your own 4K content, and they’re making it happen with two impressive new video cameras. The FDR-AX33 is Sony’s new 4K Handycam, and it’s wonderfully small for such a robust device. […]

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    Augmented Reality Ski Goggles Are Hitting the Slopes Soon

    Looking for something a little more interactive than an action cam when you’re hurtling and/or tumbling down the slopes? RideOn has created a pair of augmented reality ski goggles so you can see your friends laughing at your misfortune while you’re livestreaming. But first, the augmented reality bit. The ski goggles have a bare-bones heads-up […]

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    This Drone Will Fit in the Palm of Your Hand

    2015 is shaping up to be the year of the drones. We’ve already seen a few drones go on sale this year featuring app control and high-powered cameras, making them a pretty fun toy for outdoor adventures. More drones are definitely coming, and now we know we’ll see one of them at CES—the Zano drone, […]

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    Samsung Gear VR Coming to AT&T This Week

    When Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 4 in September, they also showed off their crack at virtual reality, the Gear VR. Turns out you’ll be able to get your very own in time for the holidays—the Gear VR will launch through AT&T on December 12. The Gear VR, which was developed with the assistance of […]

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    Sony a7II First Impressions + Sample Photos

    Sony took the camera world by storm last year with the full-frame a7. While DSLR elephants like Canon and Nikon were busy cranking out incremental updates to their mirrored cameras, Sony decided to trot down the mirrorless road. The bet paid off handsomely. The a7 and its a7R and a7S siblings have received tons of […]

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    Chrome Industries Rolls Out New Street-Tough Camera Bags

    Chrome has made a name for themselves by selling high-quality, durable gear built to survive the active, urban lifestyle. Their products, which include shoes, apparel, and messenger bags, have been a hit with cyclist commuters, but the company is now taking aim at mobile creative types with a new and improved line of camera bags. […]