Archive for the ‘Gadgets’ category

Barbie Photo Fashion: Camera Built in Dolls

Mattel—the worldwide toys manufacturer—is planning to launch a new Barbie doll series built with camera in the body. Named Barbie Photo Fashion, Mattel will feature a 5 MP camera in the doll’s back.

Lytro to Expand Light Field Photography to Cell Phones

Lytro—light field camera developer—has stated that it is planning to expand its business to cell phone market. This will bring more excitement in addition to its introduction on Lytro camera.

iConvert Scanner: Hard Copies to Digital Documents on iPad

Brookstone is now improving the usage of this device by releasing iConvert for iPad. Users can now make use of the accessories with an iPad to easily, quickly scan hard copies and convert them into digital documents.

5 Photography Trends in 2012

In 2012, some have predicted what new products or features to be the trend for the year. Below are some of the predictions.

Samsung & Google Announce Galaxy Nexus, the Android 4.0 Smartphone

Partnering with Google, Samsung has just announced the latest product in its smartphone line, the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, he first smartphone to run on the newest Android 4.0 operating system.

Apple Announces iPhone 4S with an Amazing 8MP Camera

Apple has just announced its newest most amazing model of iPhone, the iPhone 4S. Compared to its predecessors, the iPhone 4S offers more enhanced incredible features, packed with Apple’s dual-core A5 chip which supports greatly fast performance and fascinating graphic display.

Sony Unleashed the DEV Binoculars with Still Images & Video Recording Ability

This week, Sony announced its new gadget, the DEV—a pair of new binoculars capable of capturing still images and record full HD videos in AVCHD format. Sony has scheduled to release the new binoculars to market this November.

Samsung Unveiled the Galaxy Xcover Waterproof Smartphone with LED flash Camera

Competing with Motorola’s DEFY or DEFY+ and the upcoming Sony Ericsson Xperia Active in the Android smartphone market, Samsung has just announced an update to its galaxy smartphone series, the Galaxy Xcover. The smartphone is scheduled to be available in Germany starting from October, while availability in the UK will follow later this year.

Motorola Photon 4G, the Smartphone for Business & Advanced Photography

ater this month, Motorola is to launch the debut of Motorola Photon 4G—its first WiMax smartphone. Addressed mainly for businessmen, the Photon 4G is powered by a dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor each running at 1GHz, 1GB RAM, and comes with Android 2.3(Gingerbread) pre-installed.

Apple’s Upcoming iPad HD: High-end Gadget for Photographers

Apple is reported to have been working on its newest iPad device which will brings up a 2048×1536 Retina Display resolution with a screen resolution of 250ppi. The device—to be introduced under the name “iPad HD”—will offer features equivalent to the high-end Apple’s Macbook.