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  • News: Canon launches compact, super-light DSLR

    Canon's Rebel line of DSLRs will soon host a sleeker, smaller, thinner model: the Canon EOS Rebel SL1--SL for Super Lightweight. This new camera, designed for entry level shooters as a step up from a point and shoot or camera phone, has the same traditional DSLR technology as the company's other Rebel cameras, but in a dimunitive body. It is Canon's answer to the compact interchangeable lens revolution that has rocked the camera world over the last couple of years.

  • News: Canon to launch world's smallest digital SLR camera

    Canon will soon launch what it is calling the world's smallest digital single-lens camera, with a body that weighs just over 370 grams and featuring an 18-megapixel image sensor.

  • News: Five tips to help you choose a new camera lens

    Your camera lens has much to do with how you capture the world. So when it's time to add a new optic to your kit, how do you decide which one?

  • News: Sky Sports arrives on Now TV streaming service

    Sky has brought its Sky Sports package to its Now TV internet streaming service.

  • News: ABC may offer live streaming apps, but not for cord cutters

    ABC is reportedly planning a mobile app for live, streaming television in an attempt to keep cable and satellite TV subscribers from jumping ship.

  • News: Apple TV 5.2.1 brings redesigned Hulu Plus app, security fixes

    Hulu Plus lovers, rejoice: Apple's Apple TV 5.2.1 software update, released on Tuesday, brings a redesigned interface for the premium TV and movie streaming service. The update also patches a number of bugs involving the execution of unsigned code and security holes in the Apple TV's kernel.

  • News: Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch resigns to work at Apple

    Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch is leaving the company to take a job at Apple, a one-time close partner of Adobe that became the most vociferous critic of its Flash technology.

  • News: Wacom unveils Cintiq 13HD

    Artists, designers, and photographers seeking a compact, pro-level interactive pen display will soon have a new one to consider--the Wacom Cintiq 13HD. As with previous Cintiq models, you can draw directly on its built-in LCD screen with a digitizer pen.

  • News: Facebook, Twitter called out for deleting photo metadata

    Photographers turning to social networks like Facebook and Twitter to promote their work may be losing the legal rights to their photos because the sites are deleting the images' metadata.

  • News: AMD announces availability of its Elite A-Series APUs for notebook PCs

    AMD today announced the availability of its AMD Elite A-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), formerly codenamed Richland. These processors, designed for use in notebook PCs, combine either two or four x86 CPU cores with a graphics engine derived from AMD's Radeon HD 8000 series of discrete GPUs on the same chip.

  • News: Internet freedom advocates pleased with European Parliament backtrack on porn ban

    Net freedom campaigners celebrated a victory on Tuesday after the European Parliament decided against calling for an all-out ban on Internet pornography.

  • News: Windows Live Messenger to make way for Skype on 8 April

    Microsoft has confirmed it will replace Windows Live Messenger, aka MSN Messenger, with Skype on 8 April.

  • News: Product snapshot: Canon PowerShot G15 camera

    As point-and-shoot cameras go, there are two distinct categories. You can buy a point-and-shoot camera without a great deal of control -- these are made for people who just want to take photos, with no fussing around.

  • News: Product snapshot: Panasonic LUMIX GF5 camera

    Micro Four-Thirds is a ‘mirrorless’ interchangeable lens digital camera system and lens mount family. If that all sounds a little daunting, here’s a simpler explanation: these cameras have big sensors (like chunky digital SLRs) stuffed into tiny bodies, because all the unnecessary and complicated pieces of their designs have been abandoned.

  • News: How to key a shot with Final Cut Pro X

    You've seen it in countless Hollywood movies. And it's easier than ever to do yourself. I'm talking about compositing: the process of combining a foreground subject and a background "plate" to create a single "composite" image. By shooting a subject against a colored background and then using software to remove the color, you can place your subject in any environment you like. This process is called "keying" or "pulling a key."

  • News: AMD promises to squash confusion and quickly clarify 2013 Radeon plans

    The graphics geeks were a-buzzin' this weekend, spurred on by an interview with an AMD product manager that suggests the company might not be releasing new Radeon HD 8000 series graphics cards until late in 2013--or possibly until 2014. Could AMD really be content to sit pat with the current Radeon HD 7000 lineup for the rest of the year?

  • News: Judge invalidates 13 Motorola Mobility patent claims in Microsoft case

    A U.S. district court judge has ruled that 13 Motorola Mobility patent claims related to digital video are invalid in a patent licensing case brought by Microsoft.

  • News: 33 expert tips and tricks for iOS 6

    Perhaps you are already an iOS master. Or maybe you consider yourself more of a novice. Either way, we feel confident that at least some of the tips and tricks for iOS 6 that we present below will be new to you. What's more, we hope you love them--and benefit from them--as much as we do.

  • News: Nokia to launch 41Mp PureView Lumia smartphone

    Nokia is planning to make a 41Mp PureView camera Lumia Windows Phone 8 smartphone.

  • News: The Cat Empire and more live and free from Internode

    As part of its sponsorship agreement with WOMADelaide, Internet service provider (ISP), Internode, will offer free, high definition live streams of key performances from the 2013 instalment of the event.

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