March 9, 2007

Sony launches wireless Cyber-shot digital camera

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Sony has launched the Cyber-shot DSC-G1 - its first wireless Cyber-Shot digital camera.
The 6-megapixel digicam can send photos to other Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA)-enabled cameras and PCs. The technology is key to the development of a platform for networked photo communication.
The camera has a number of impressive features including a 3.5-inch, 921k [...]

January 10, 2007

Nokia Launches 6131 NFC Credit Card Phone

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Nokia demonstrated its new 6131 NFC (near field communication) phone which doubles as a credit card, at the CES show in Las Vegas.
The Nokia 6131 NFC is being used in trials in New York City, in cooperation with Mastercard, Citibank and Cingular. The NFC shell around the flip phone allows it to [...]

November 15, 2006

Ontela Secures Funds for PicDeck Mobile Imaging Platform

Permalink: Ontela Secures Funds for PicDeck Mobile Imaging Platform by Brian Turner

Ontela, a mobile imaging company based in Seattle, has secured funding from Hunt Ventures, Oak Investment Partners and Voyager Capital to market its PicDeck mobile imaging platform in 2007. The product has been undergoing closed service trials.
Ontela’s technology automatically, reliably, and securely transfers photos from consumers’ camera phones to their PCs and online [...]

November 13, 2006

LG Ax245 Bluetooth Camera Phone Launched

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Alltel Wireless, the wireless network operator, has started offering the AX245 Bluetooth camera phone from LG Electronics, Inc. Alltel is the first carrier to make the handset available to customers.
The handset, which features a sleek, clamshell design, includes hands-free Bluetooth technology, a VGA camera with flash, Axcess Web capability and Axcess picture messaging. It also [...]

November 7, 2006

GestureTek-Enabled Game Launched on Camera Phone

Permalink: GestureTek-Enabled Game Launched on Camera Phone by Brian Turner

Super Happy Fun Fun has launched the 3D Tilt-a-World game on Verizon VCAST mobile phones. 3D Tilt-a-World is the first game to use GestureTek’s EyeMobile Engine technology which enables developers to use a phone’s camera for motion-controlled gaming.
The game features several polygonal mazes for gamers to roll their ball through and is similar [...]