Blurb iOS app: Share your stories in an instant

One of the great things about all this technology we have at our fingertips is that we can share instantly with friends and family – maybe post up some pictures from a party, or share a video of a family event with relatives who couldn’t make it. But sometimes all that uploading and fiddling about … Continue reading Blurb iOS app: Share your stories in an instant

Lights, Camera, Action – The best action cameras available

Capturing the terrifying yet exciting concoction of feelings produced by participating in extreme sports on camera is priceless, but naturally requires an extremely durable and rugged piece of equipment. Action Cam (pictured) that features standard definition action thrills for only £24.99. If you are looking for something a bit more high-end however, latestgadgets have come … Continue reading Lights, Camera, Action – The best action cameras available

Get a new angle from the Canon EOS 60D DSLR

The Canon 60D is the third similar camera that Canon has released in the past year, so what makes it worth the £1,099 price tag? Well, probably one of the most obvious new features is the articulated screen, which makes it easier for the photographer to be more creative with their angles, and which is … Continue reading Get a new angle from the Canon EOS 60D DSLR

TWIG: StumbleUpon, FaceBook Places, Action Cam

The Week In Gadgets This week saw a number of interesting announcements centring about the Internet. And a Head camera. Wired editor Chris Anderson did a Nas and proclaimed that the Web was dead, before a number of companies and columnists rose to dispute his claim. At the same time StumbleUpon released a mobile app … Continue reading TWIG: StumbleUpon, FaceBook Places, Action Cam

Flip Mino HD review and sample footage

I’m clearly not the target market for this device. I love twiddling with video cameras and their settings. I never go on a shoot without taking a bunch of pink and blue tinted cards for creative white balancing. One of my favorite software packages is Apple’s Color (sic), where users can tweak footage sessions and … Continue reading Flip Mino HD review and sample footage

HD video calling comes to Skype

Skype is my Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) client of choice. Relatively stable with cross platform support, solid audio calling options and a less garish take on Instant Messaging (IM) than MSN Messenger, I have used Skype almost daily for 3 years. However one area that I have been looking for improvement in is Video … Continue reading HD video calling comes to Skype

Veedesk brings you face-to-face with customer service

The massive growth in online shopping over the past decade has changed the way we think about retail forever and has become to many shoppers a cheaper alternative. It is not, however without it’s detractors. Retail is an art and there is real value in face-to-face interaction with trained staff. I like to think of … Continue reading Veedesk brings you face-to-face with customer service

Vuzix Wrap brings large screen video to, err, sunglasses!

While most people assume (and quite rightly most of the time) that it always rains in Britain, that hasn’t stopped Vuzix from kindly bringing their stylish sunglasses-style video eye-wear to our shores. To be fair, the company does point out that they can be used whenever and wherever, you want and not just on a … Continue reading Vuzix Wrap brings large screen video to, err, sunglasses!