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GoPro Hero3 Camera Captures 4K of Phenomenal Action Video

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Up until earlier this week, you could expect to pay about $300 or more for a GoPro Hero2. It really was the de facto "action camera," but GoPro is starting to face some potentially stiff competition in the space by the likes of Sony, JVC and others. And so, the GoPro Hero3 has been formally revealed and it improves on the Hero2 in just about every way. Indeed, all three versions come with built-in Wi-Fi

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Cisco Systems Prepares to Kill Off Flip Video Camera

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This is a sad day for soccer moms and casual videographers alike. I'll admit that I was more than skeptical about the original Flip Video camcorder (by Pure Digital, at the time), since I said a regular digital camera could shoot video too. Then, the brand grew on me. The simplicity grew on me. And I got it. Now, it's about to be put out to pasture.

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BenQ DV S11 pocket camcorder shoots 1080p, projects with pico

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For most intents and purposes, you could probably say that the Flip line of digital camcorders from Cisco is still the dominant force in that particular niche. That's not to say other companies aren't trying to carve out their own slice of the video-recording pie, though, and the latest of this bunch is the BenQ DV S11. Its biggest selling point: a pico projector.

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Cisco reveals $280 Flip SlideHD pocket camcorder

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Remember when the first Flip Video hit the market and everyone thought it was such an amazing little toy? It made video recording so accessible to everyone, since all you had to do was point and click that big red button. The Flip line expanded again today with the Flip SlideHD camcorder. While all the other pocket camcorders in this line have offered the same basic form factor up until now, the Flip SlideHD is dramatically different. It's not just a regular old candybar, because it actually slides up... sort of like an HTC Tilt smartphone.

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Toshiba Camileo camcorders enter US for the first time

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Summer is just around the corner, so you'll want to arm yourself with the most suitable equipment to capture those precious moments. Whether you're at the beach or camping in the woods, the new Toshiba CAMILEO line of digital camcorders could be worth considering. What I find somewhat fascinating is that, according to the press release, this is the first time that Toshiba America Information Systems has entered the US digital camcorder market.

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