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Motorola FOCUS66 Wi-Fi HD Home Monitoring Camera Revealed
Motorola does not just churn out numerous smartphones and tablets, you know, as one of their more recent products would arrive in the form of the Motorola FOCUS66 Wi-Fi HD Home Monitoring Camera. Right now, it is going for just $99 over on Amazon, and when the promotional period is over, you will have to fork out the full price of $129.99 a pop. The Motorola FOCUS66 comes across as […]

Arcsoft SimpliCam with Closeli Cloud Service
[CES 2014] Arcsoft, a software company that develops various imaging technologies, is coming to CES with its first hardware: the Simplicam, a WiFi surveillance camera that connects to Closeli, a cloud-based service platform accessible online.Arcsoft claims that Simplicam is the first consumer-grade video surveillance solution to feature face tracking and the only solution to enable smartphone editing on the go.Face tracking allows the system to prevent the detection system to […]

Samsung SmartCam HD Outdoor WiFi Camera
[CES 2014] Samsung Techwin is tackling a problem that many WiFi Camera enthusiasts (including myself) have bumped onto: setting up outdoors cameras is not as simple as it seems, especially if you want a system that is Internet-connected and easy to setup. There are some things that you can’t really escape: first, you need to drill some holes in the outdoor walls to attach the camera (there is rarely a […]

FBI Uses Your Webcams As Palantirs
I am quite sure that many of us have issues about our privacy being held close to our hearts, and we would want to do our utmost best to ensure that our privacy is well guarded at all times. The FBI, however, begs to differ, as we come across word that they are more than capable of hacking into your computer so that they can access the webcam there in […]

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Webcam Broadcast From Warhol Grave Marks Artist’s Birthday
If Andy Warhol were to be alive today, he would have turned 85, but alas, he left the world all the way back in 1987, but not before ensuring that his legacy among the great pop artists would have been immortalized. Apparently, in order to celebrate what would have been Warhol’s 85th birthday, a museum which was set apart and dedicated to Andy Warhol has broadcasted a live webcam feed […]

Domino's Now Lets You See How They Make Your Pizza
Starting this month, Domino’s is kicking off a new pilot program in Salt Lake City which lets customers watch how kitchen staff go about fulfilling their orders. This is different from the pizza tracking option that Domino’s already has in place in various regions, including the U.K. A branch in Salt Lake City has five webcams in the kitchen which offers live streams to customers who wish to keep an […]

Logitech TV Cam HD Review
The Logitech TV Cam HD brings Logitech into a market that is highly desired, but yet poorly served: Skype on the big screen. It is obvious that a lot of people would love using Skype on their TV, and the proliferation large and cheap LCD TVs only makes this idea more pervasive. Although many smart TVs now offer Skype as an integrated option, there are even more HDTVs out there […]

Logitech Webcam C930e Offers 90-Degree Field Of View
Logitech has rolled out a new webcam for the business market. The Logitech C930e is a camera that has hardware H.264S encoding, a Carl Zeiss-certified lens and an aim for business applications. So, what makes it better for “business” than other Logitech webcams such as the Logitech C920?For one, it has a 90-degree ultra-wide angle (vs. 60 degrees for most webcams), but Logitech says that it made sure that its […]

HoverCam Document Scanner Updated At CES
[CES 2013] although the idea of scanning all your paper documents is really enticing, but the actual implementation is often more difficult than expected. I have personally tried a number of solutions, and in the end, I fell back on taking photos with a camera or a smartphone. That may not work for official documents that can be re-printed, but for receipts and business cards, it’s pretty awesome.

PanaCast Camera Offers Amazing 200 Degrees Field-of-View HD Streaming
PanaCast from Altia is a prototype that could change the HD video conferencing game forever. Although our screens typically use 16:9 or 4:3 ratios, the human field of view is much larger than that (especially if you count the peripheral vision), so the idea of ultra wide screen video conferencing is not new. System have been devised to give the impression that the other part “is here”, but they tend […]

Belkin NetCam Wi-Fi Camera sports Night Vision capability
I am quite sure that you have played enough video games and watched your fair share of movies to know just how cool it is to wear night vision gear, allowing you to pick out details that you would never have noticed in extremely low light conditions. Well, the Belkin NetCam Wi-Fi Camera does come with night vision capability, and this will surely go some way in introducing peace of […]

Logitech Wireless Webcam for Mac leaked ahead of announcement, specifics still fuzzy
Considering that pretty much the entire Mac lineup (save the Mac Pro) comes with iSight cameras which is essentially a built-in webcam, there’s really no need for Mac users to buy a third-party webcam unless they’re really fussy about the image and sound quality. Well if you think that describes you and want something of better quality to record videos or music with, then Logitech might have something for you. […]

Point Gray FL3-U3-88S2C 4K Camera Connects to USB 3.0
While it has been easier to get a decent 1080p webcam these days, most people wouldn’t search for a 4K camera – but maybe they should! Point Grey just came up with this very interesting pocket webcam that claims to record in 4K (4096×2160 pixels, or 8.8 Million pixels) over USB 3.0. This is huge and right now, very few displays would be capable of showing the images in their […]

Logitech ConferenceCam announced
Logitech has just announced their ConferenceCam, which will spearhead a spanking new product category for unified communications (UC) and Web conferencing. This all-in-one audio and video capable ConferenceCam boasts of being the first communications tool which merges a full HD webcam alongside a high-quality, omni-directional full-duplex speakerphone. It plugs into your computer or notebook via USB, and will pave the way for small groups to collaborate in conference rooms, closed […]

Watch Siku the polar bear cub grow up on YouTube
The introduction of YouTube has certainly led to an explosive growth in user generated content, as anyone with a video recording device, a computer, and a decent Internet connection is able to upload their recorded memories for all and sundry to see. The trick is, how do you make sure your video goes viral, or is watched by millions around the globe? Being creative would be one way, while playing […]

Dropcam HD webcam
[CES 2012] Dropcam is launching a new hardware called Dropcam HD, and we can say that it was about time! If you have not heard of Dropcam before, it is a very easy-to-setup web video surveillance camera. The Dropcam service not only lets you watch the cameras from a computer or a mobile device over the internet, but the architecture of the Dropcam service makes it so that you don’t […]

Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920 for 1080p Video Calling
[CES 2012] Logitech is well known for its high quality HD webcams and we are happy to see the manufacturer coming to CES with a new one. The Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920 captures full-HD 1080p video for video calling with Skype latest version Skype 5.7 Beta for Windows. With Windows Live Messenger the webcam provide 720p video capture.Thanks to its Carl Zeiss optics, two speakers and a premium 20-step […]

Samsung WiFi Camera for Surveillance
  Samsung announced its new WiFi camera at CES Unveiled. The Samsung WiFi camera can be used for surveillance or as a baby monitor. Samsung claims that the set up is super easy unlike other surveillance solutions, with only one push on the Wi-Fi (WPS) button on the device and router and it will be connected in under 30 seconds.Then, after registering your name, password and camera on the dedicated […]

UPcload ensures all your online-bought clothes fit perfectly
Shopping online from the comfort of your own home definitely has its merits (no jams, queues, or even the need to leave the house) but when it comes to clothes, one of the biggest problems faced by people is getting clothes that fit perfectly. There doesn’t seem to be a fixed standard for a lot of items – a medium in one store can be the different size as medium […]

Webcam monitors climate change conditions on Mt Everest
The world’s highest peak, Mt. Everest, has seen many attempts at it, with some failures along the way, simply because it is there to be conquered, and the indomitable human spirit tends to push itself to the very limits. Well, there is one foe that is sure to overcome the mighty Everest if it is not kept in check – that is, global warming. Hopefully the balance of the environment […]