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Here's where you find the best of the best, our top digital cameras across the board.
A good choice for an enthusiast looking for a powerful camera that can fit into a jacket pocket; however, the Leica D-Lux 3 has a price only a Leica aficionado could love.
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ColorWare lets you customize a Leica D-Lux 5 compact cam, including the snapper's front, back, sides, top panel, port door, hot shoe insert, and lens cap.
Apple has released version 3.5 of its Digital Camera Raw Compatibility Update, which includes support for several new cameras including Nikon's D700 and COOLPIX P7000.
Adobe's software now can process raw images from Canon's new full-frame SLR. For everyone else, gets support for camera profiles that improve colors.
Latest version of Adobe's raw-processing software supports Canon's newest SLR and gets built-in profiles to give images a better look.
Two hot cameras, a mainstream Nikon SLR and a high-end Sony compact, are on the list of models whose raw images Mac software such as iPhoto and Aperture now can handle.
Many of the new higher-end cameras that emerged at Photokina now are supported by Adobe's software for photo editing and cataloging, including Canon's EOS T4i, Fujifilm's X-E1, the Leica S, and the Nikon 1 J2.
Forget Swarovski crystals -- Leica has recruited Audi's top designer to carve a limited edition version of the Leica M9 from titanium.
The DOE's ARPA-E is funding energy research and development but the agency is seeking to engage large industrial companies to bridge the gap from lab to market.
Nathan Myhrvold and other executives at the controversial company say critics simply don't understand what they're doing. CNET went behind the scenes to understand what 40,000 patents and an unapologetic plan to make money from them really means.