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Nest Cam owners get clip sharing, Android TV and Apple TV support

Nest Cam owners get clip sharing, Android TV and Apple TV support

Nest has pushed out a software update that brings some new features for Nest Cam and Nest Cam Outdoor owners. Says Nest, users now (finally) have the ability to create video clips and then share them with others via the Nest mobile app. This involves only two taps, according to the company. As well, those with an Apple TV or an Android TV device can watch their Nest Cam video feeds through the devices on a television.

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Netgear Arlo Go wireless security camera works with AT&T’s 4G LTE

Netgear Arlo Go wireless security camera works with AT&T’s 4G LTE

Netgear has introduced another Arlo security camera, this one the Arlo Go. The camera looks very similar to the Arlo Pro we detailed last month, offering completely wireless functionality alongside a design that can handle exposure to the elements. According to Netgear, the Arlo Go is the first wireless mobile security video camera that supports AT&T’s network, enabling it to work in places that don’t have WiFi but that do have 3G or 4G LTE coverage.

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Sphericam Beast VR camera targets studios with 6K 360-degree videos

Sphericam Beast VR camera targets studios with 6K 360-degree videos

Sphericam, the company behind the small angular VR camera from past years, is back with a new offering, this one targeted at big studios and organizations. Called 'Beast,' the camera is exactly what its name suggests: a major VR camera offering that records and produces extremely high-resolution 360-degree videos. We don't yet know how much this camera will cost, but Sphericam has announced all the specs and released some stitched videos created with the model.

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Canon EOS Rebel T6 with gray design quietly launched in U.S.

Canon EOS Rebel T6 with gray design quietly launched in U.S.

Canon has quietly launched a new EOS Rebel T6 camera with a gray body and a brown textured grip. Rumors of the camera first surfaced days ago followed by some leaked photos showing the model. Though Canon hasn't made any big formal announcements about it, the new option is officially available from the maker's website for $549.99 USD, marking a somewhat inexpensive option for those serious about getting into photography.

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Snapchat Spectacles now available via yellow ‘bot’ vending machine

Snapchat Spectacles now available via yellow ‘bot’ vending machine

Snapchat's previously announced Spectacles -- that is, its camera-equipped sunglasses -- are now available to buy, but they're not easy to get (for most people). You have to buy the camera glasses from a yellow vending machine Snap Inc. calls a 'bot,' and it is currently located in Los Angeles, California. The vending machine is only staying in one spot for a single day, though, then it'll disappear not unlike photos and videos shared via Snapchat.

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Nikon D5600 entry-level DSLR comes with Bluetooth

Nikon D5600 entry-level DSLR comes with Bluetooth

When you mention DSLRs, or digital single-lens reflex cameras, you usually think of professional, not to mention expensive, photography equipment that no amateur or hobbyist has business of owning. That, of course, is a vicious cycle that prevents these future pros from getting acquainted with the technology. Nikon’s solution? The D5600, a “entry-level” DSLR that, despite the relatively lower price tag still packs enough features to endear it to budding photographers. Including the ability to immediately copy shots to a smartphone and upload them in an instant.

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Leica TL is a modest update to the ‘T’ mirrorless camera

Leica TL is a modest update to the ‘T’ mirrorless camera

Leica has launched a modestly updated version of its Leica T mirrorless camera, the new Leica TL. This model brings some notable but relatively small changes over the previous model, including a higher storage capacity and a new color option that sets it apart. Some of the great aspects from the Leica T remain, however, including the 16-megapixel APS-C sensor and the same general body design.

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Olympus reveals OM-D E-M1 Mark II pricing and release details

Olympus reveals OM-D E-M1 Mark II pricing and release details

Back in September, Olympus announced a whole bunch of details about its new OM-D E-M1 Mark II camera at Photokina 2016. Two of the most important details were missing, though: pricing and release date. Today Olympus is back with those very details, letting photographers know that they can get their hands on the OM-D E-M1 Mark II at the end of December.

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Chronos slow mo camera makes 21,000 fps more affordable

Chronos slow mo camera makes 21,000 fps more affordable

Forget your smartphone’s 120 fps slow motion feature. This little camera can shoot at 21,600 frames per second! Of course at a very low resolution. But even at 1,000 fps, the Chronos 1.4C already offers an impressive capability, which is all the more made impressive by what would be its price tag. Yes, $2,500 isn’t exactly cheap by any means, but it’s still considerably more accessible compared to similar cameras offering the same capabilities at a mind-blowing $30,000.

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DJI Zenmuse Z30 offers 30x optical zoom for industrial use

DJI Zenmuse Z30 offers 30x optical zoom for industrial use

DJI’s fame might have started out with the Phantom drones, but the company prides itself in its imaging prowess, whether up in the air or, in the case of the Osmo, on land in your hand. DJI is taking to the skies once more, but this time with more than just consumers in mind. Its new Zenmuse Z30 aerial camera boasts of 30x zoom, optical not digital. While that’s undoubtedly fun for pros and hobbyists, it could be even more critical for industrial applications and companies, including wireless carriers.

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iPhone 7 Plus update: Portrait Mode enabled

iPhone 7 Plus update: Portrait Mode enabled

Apple releases iOS 10.1 to the public for several devices including the iPhone 7 Plus with a new camera mode. The iPhone 7 Plus now has its own Depth-of-Field Effect in Beta mode with this newest update. This mode was first introduced by Apple at the event at which they also revealed the iPhone 7. This mode makes for some rather interesting results, especially if the photographer likes their photographs to look super fancy.

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Birdie lets you (safely) throw your GoPro through the air

Birdie lets you (safely) throw your GoPro through the air

The best way to get aerial footage with your GoPro action camera is a drone. The thing is, drones are expensive and take training to operate safely, and newly enacted regulations have caused some to shy away from them regardless. Filling the void is a new shuttlecock-like contraption called Birdie (due to its obvious badminton inspiration), and it enables anyone to throw a GoPro into the air.

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