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Kodak DCS Pro SLR/n with 35mm Full Frame 14 Megapixel Censor


Kodak Professional today announced a new 14 megapixel CMOS sensor camera for the pro market. The DCS Pro SLR/n has a 35 mm full frame (36x24mm) censor with 512 MB RAM for buffer. ISO ranges from 6 to 1600 and can capture 19 images at around 1.7 frames per second, much slower then the Canon EOS-1D Mark I which can ...

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SimpleTech 8 GB Type II CompactFlash for $5,999


SimpleTech has announced an 8GB Type II Compact Flash Card utilizing its patented IC Tower stacking technology. The card is insanely priced at $5,999. SimpleTech’s IC Tower stacking technology allows multiple NAND Flash components to be stacked together to provide increased memory and storage densities that provide enhanced capacity in its 5 mm Type II cards. Write speed of up ...

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Polaroid x530 with Foveon X3 sensor


Foveon will supply the X3 direct image sensor for

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Motorola V80 Turns Heads


The Motorola V80 has a never-before-seen mobile design with a rotating cover that opens at the touch of a button. The handset comes complete with an embedded 640×480 VGA camera, landscape photo imaging, photo messaging and integrated Bluetooth. The tri-band handset defies conventional thinking about mobile phone design. When it is closed, the V80 showcases a large external colour display ...

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Orange adds SPV M1000 Windows Mobile Handheld to lineup


The SPV M1000 is based on the same reference design as the XDA II, with the Windows Mobile 2003 for Pocket PC platform. This handheld is targeted to business users rather then consumers, mainly because of it’s ability for use with an overhead projector. The M1000 supports Microsoft Pocket Word, Pocket Excel and Adobe Acrobat files. With a standard QVGA ...

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Two new compact digitals from Fujifilm


Two new compact cameras from Fujifilm were released today, the A330 and A340 3.3 and 4.0 megapixel cameras. Both have 3x optical zoom and a sturdy stylish body, with a 38 – 114mm equivelent lens. Also capable of capturing 60 seconds of video at 10 frames per second (320 x 240 pixels). The FinePix A330 and A340 Zoom will be ...

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Fujifilm FinePix S3 Pro sports 12.3 million pixels


Fujifilm will be releasing the successor to the S2 Pro later this year. The FinePix S3 Pro digital SLR will use 4th Generation Super CCD SR sensor will use 6.17 million S-pixels and 6.17 million making a total 12.3 million pixels recorded. The new technology for the SR sensor doubles the photodiodes, and produces images with dynamic range four times ...

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Samsung Develops Satellite DMB Chip for Mobile Phones


Samsung Electronics has completed development of the world’s first satellite digital multimedia broadcasting (DMB) chip for mobile phones. The satellite DMB chip for mobile phones requires ultra-high integration, and Samsung Electronics has paved the way for localization of satellite DMB components. Satellite DMB is in the spotlight as the next generation in broadcasting formats. The service will be accessible anywhere ...

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NEC Card-Shaped Camera Phone is World’s Smallest


NEC reports that they have succeeded in creating a card-shaped, camera-equipped mobile phone, which will launch on the Asian market later this month. The new handset boasts measurements of 85mm x 54mm x 8.6mm, and only 70g. This mobile-internet product supports GSM/GPRS, and is equipped with a 1.8 inch (120×160) TFT colour display and a digital camera (300,000 pixels). Loaded ...

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Roaming Messenger will bring Mobile Commerce to the USA


Roaming Messenger is officially in the beta test stage on Motorola’s latest generation SmartPhone, the MPX 200. This handset is currently available from AT&T Wireless and features Microsoft SmartPhone 2002 operating system. Once deployed, the Roaming Messenger system will allow dynamic, rich, interactive content to seamlessly roam between wireless users, wherever they may be. The first roll out will be ...

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Two new Clies go Wi-Fi


Sony Japan yesterday launched the Wi-Fi-enabled Clié TH55 and TJ37 PDAs with 32MB RAM. Both the Clié TH55 and the Clié TJ37 run Palm OS 5.2 with Motorola’s ARM-based i.MXL processor. The cpu clock speed is 200MHz, but on average loads runs between 8MHz and 123MHz similar to Intel’s SpeedStep technology. The TH55 runs a 320×480 16-bit colour display and ...

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Nokia and Polar announce enhancements for 5140 handset


Nokia in conjunction with Polar Electro, manufacturer of sports instruments have launched several devices for the new Nokia 5140 mobile phone. For travelers and hikers, the Nokia Xpress-on GPS shell for the 5140 handset offers GPS functions like trip computer, route guidance, tracking and saving of waypoints integrated into the phone shell. Sold separately, the Nokia Xpress-on GPS shell includes ...

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Project Hudson evolves


An industry group has launched a new system for protecting digital music, video and software from illegal file sharing over mobile devices. The Content Management License Administrator (CMLA), code named “Project Hudson”, will promote an advanced DRM system that secures handsets and other mobile devices. The OMA DRM 2.0 Enabler Release, is designed to protect high-value content produced and distributed ...

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Olympus Develops New Free-Shaped Prism Cellphone Camera Module


Olympus Corp has announced that they will enter the mobile phone market by manufacturing a new type of camera module. The new module is designed around the existing “Eye-Trek” eye display system. The module is lightweight, compact, and uses two free-shaped prisms. The 8.5mm thick sensor will capture at 1.3-million-pixels. Expecting to ship in spring of 2004, the lense will ...

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30GB RipDrive FM Recorder Jukebox from PoGo!


PoGo! Products, Ltd. today announced an new 30GB version of their Hard Disk Drive product, The RipDrive. RipDrive has a built in FM recorder allowing you to save your radio broadcast. It also features Direct Encoding, and doubles as a Digital Voice Recorder and can connect to Windows ME, 2000, XP computers without drivers. Moderatly priced at $349.99, the RipDrive ...

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