American Technology News for 29 Jan 2014
We’ve seen more than enough iPhone cases with slots for credit cards, ID or cash. But the Push wallet phone case is the first one we’ve seen with a secret compartment that hides those valuables... completely out of sight.…
Olympus's OMD EM10 is the company's lower tier OMD camera--but it feels shoddy. The post First Impressions: Olympus OMD EM10 (with 25mm f1.8) appeared first on The Phoblographer.
The Olympus M.Zuiko ED 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 EZ is billed as the world’s most compact pancake zoom lens.
It looks like a time traveling doctor's bag but it's got enough space for all your camera gear. The post HoldFast Newest Roamographer Bag is a Handsome Camera Bag for Travel Photographers appeared... first on The Phoblographer.
Afghanistan becomes the latest emerging nation to move toward its own satellite capacity.
Hands-on gallery of photos and initial review of the Olympus SP-100EE compact camera.
The lens is the most important factor in the image quality of a landscape astrophoto. There are a number of lens traits that will determine the quality and usability of a camera lens for... astrophotography. Let me explain what sort of thinking should go into choosing and using a lens for making astrophotography and Milky […]
We're unabashed fans of Belkin's iconic swiveling travel surge protector, and Amazon has the 2.1 Amp model (which is the one you want if you own a tablet) today for an all-time low price.
[From GamerTell] 'Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII' gets a story recap... that goes 16-bit.
We have heard a fair bit about the yet unreleased Samsung Galaxy S5 to know that this upcoming flagship smartphone from the South Korean manufacturer is going to pack some serious firepower in its... hardware – apart from the very real possibility of it featuring a 16MP camera at the back, at least according to previous leaked photo samples. Well, it seems that the ante is about to increase even further (Nokia Lumia owners, are you quaking in your boots yet?), as another sample image has surfaced, allegedly snapped by the Samsung Galaxy S5 or a variant, which does point to a 21MP camera in action instead. (more…) Follow: CellPhones, Rumors, galaxy s5, MWC, mwc 2014, Samsung, Samsung Galaxy S5 Could Feature 21MP Camera Sensor Instead Of 16MP Shooter original content from Ubergizmo....
BMW's calling its Active Tourer Concept is coming to the market as a 2015 production model, but Bimmer is calling it a '2-Series', despite having more in common with a MINI than a BMW. I mean,... front-wheel drive in a 2 Series? Sacrilege! The post Despite being MINI-based, the front-drive 2015 BMW Active Tourer will be a 2 Series Stateside appeared first on Digital Trends.
Twitter is attempting to make more money from page refreshes by coming up with ways to encourage users to refresh their Timelines. It's reported that Twitter users opened and refreshed the service 158... billion times last year, which equals a significant payout. The post Twitter found a way to make money every time you refresh your feed appeared first on Digital Trends.
As it turns out, we all might have some skin in the Daniel Morel vs. AFP/Getty Images copyright game; and we’re not just talking about emotional investment here, there are serious precedents being... set. Lawyers representing Morel filed a response (and kindly forwarded a copy to PetaPixel) late last week to the recent appeal by […]
[From EntertainmentTell] It's a party like absolutely none other in IFC Midnight's "Plus One."
Trust the folks over in Japan to come up with something crazy from time to time, and here we are with the $56 USB Pollen Blocker that is a surefire way of getting you noticed whenever you are around... at the office. After all, who the heck wears a mask like this at work? It
Gut bugs can change the way our brains work, offering new ways to relieve problems like stress, anxiety and depression, say John Cryan and Timothy Dinan
The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8G (Special Edition) is the standard kit lens for the retro Nikon Df DSLR camera. Read our expert Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.8G review to find out if it's the Df's... perfect partner... Read the review »
Enthusiasts have purchased unlocked smartphones for years, but more mainstream consumers are picking them with falling prices and the allure of no contract service.
The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is one of the first smaller-displayed devices to launch in recent years that can claim flagship status. It's something that fans have been calling for for some time: a... device that's small, but packs as powerful a punch as the...
Any number of reasons might explain why Linksys's WUSB6300 802.11ac Wi-Fi client USB adapter was so slow in most of the places I tested it, but its USB 3.0 interface can't be one of them. The adapter... itself is nicely compact and will protrude from your PC by just 3 inches. Similar to most of the other adapters in my test group, it hides its two antennas inside its plastic shell, and it has a WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup) button to simplify the initial connection to your router. ROBERT CARDIN Linksys was one of the first manufacturers to ship an 802.11ac Wi-Fi client USB adapter. Now this model is one of the last I'd recommend buying (click to enlarge).
New online neighborhoods open Wednesday when a US company starts offering Web addresses ending in ".guru," ".bike"--and even ".singles."
Olympus has posted five high-resolution sample photos taken with the new Olympus OM-D E-M10 camera.
Patients with the autoimmune disorder lupus erythematosus (SLE) exhibit multiple immune system defects. In this issue of the Journal of Clinical Investigation, Elizabeth Jury and colleagues at... University College London reveal that T cells isolated from SLE patients have altered membrane-associated lipid profiles and exhibit increased lipid trafficking to the membrane and dysfunctional immune responses. Furthermore, normalization of lipid metabolism in isolated SLE T cells restored membrane lipid levels and immune function.
Hands-on gallery of photos and initial review of the Olympus OM-D E-M10 compact system camera.
The E-M10 wasn’t the only announcement to come out of Olympus tonight. Also arriving (and also noteworthy) is the longest superzoom Olympus has ever made, and a new, tougher tough camera — both of... which have some world’s first features to their name. Olympus Stylus SP-100 First up is the Stylus SP-100, a 50x superzoom […]