DIGITAL CAMERAS

  • Panasonic to launch fewer digital cameras in 2014: Report November 21, 2013

    Bangalore: Japanese consumer electronics firm Panasonic Corp will launch about five compact digital cameras next year, half of this year's number, as it looks to return the business to profitability by fiscal 2014, the Nikkei reported. Panasonic has been shifting its focus to products for businesses, such as automotive systems and...
  • Smartphones eating away compact digital camera sales: Report May 27, 2013

    New Delhi: The demand of digital cameras is declining rapidly as popularity of smartphones has soared and trends show that 92 per cent of the customers are now preferring high end mobile phones. "Smartphones are becoming the main camera of choice by a large number of people and increasingly more...
  • Panasonic may sell its Sanyo digital camera business December 12, 2012

    Tokyo: Panasonic may sell its Sanyo digital camera business to Japanese private equity fund Advantage Partners by the end of March, a source familiar with the plan said. A final decision on the sale will be made by the end of the year, the source said on condition he was...
  • Samsung working on Androidbased digital cameras March 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Considering Samsung's love for Google's Android operating system, it won't be a surprise if one day Samsung comes up with Androidbased digital cameras. However, if Engadget's report is to be believed, this might turn into reality soon. According to the report from Engdaget, Samsung is mulling over an...
  • Kodak to stop making cameras, digital frames February 10, 2012

    Rochester: Picture it: Save for a few disposable pointandshoots, Kodak is exiting the camera business. Eastman Kodak Co. said Thursday that it will stop making digital cameras, pocket video cameras and digital picture frames in a move that marks the end of an era for the beleaguered 132yearold company. Founded by George...
  • Samsung bets on hybrid cameras September 14, 2010

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co, the world's No 3 maker of compact digital cameras, unveiled a hybrid camera on Tuesday and predicted the new segment will grow 10fold in five years to surpass the highend singlelens reflex (SLR) market. Traditional camera makers such as Canon Inc and Nikon are facing a threat...
  • Sony camera won't take pics till you say cheese September 24, 2007

    New Delhi: Have trouble getting your friends to smile? Fear not, technology has a solution. Sony has introduced an interesting new camera, which won't click photos if you don't smile. This latest digital cameras can now be programmed to click only if you are smiling. From a slight grin to a...
  • Watch out! Brit cops install cameras in helmets August 28, 2007

    Plymouth (England): When a police officer stops or investigates a crime, evidence must be collected properly, so the right people get charged and justice is done. Now a constable in Plymouth, England has come up with a new plan a permanent record of exactly who did what and to...
  • Hard labour: 15 kids film stories June 16, 2007

    Bangalore: They are the children of lesser gods, forced to forget their childhood and earn a living instead. But 15 of these children have just done something that is bound to open the eyes of many to the dark world of child labour. A fiveweeklong journey by 15 of these children...
  • The tricks of perfect photography May 26, 2007

    Mumbai: If you have got that digital camera you've always wanted here is how to get that perfect photo. ...