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videocameras

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NEX-FS700 pushes down Sony's 4K videocamera prices

The high-resolution videocamera is twice the price of JVC's 4K camera, though a lot cheaper than Sony's high-end earlier FS65. Still, not all 4K video is created equal.

By April 2, 2012

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Double-speed next-gen version cements PCIe computing power

PCI Express has lasted more than a decade, and faster speeds should extend its longevity as a key enabler of computing power. Also coming: adaptations for the mobile market.

By June 5, 2014

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GoPro rugged camera maker files for $100 million IPO

The portable videocamera company's filing shows it generated revenue of nearly $986 million in 2013.

By May 19, 2014

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Adventure-cam maker GoPro plans IPO

The Silicon Valley company, which sells rugged cameras and lots of accessories to adventurous types, announces plans to go public.

By February 7, 2014

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Canon to offer dual-pixel autofocus upgrade for C100

Those using Canon's lower-end cinema camera can soon spend $500 for a sensor that improves autofocus performance. The dual-pixel technology debuted this year on Canon's 70D SLR.

By November 5, 2013

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GoPro upgrades sports camera line with Hero3+ models

BASE jumpers, snorkelers, and skate punks rejoice: The new models bring smaller size, better battery life, new video modes, and faster Wi-Fi.

By October 1, 2013

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HEVC video standard finished; high-end improvements coming

A standards group completes its work on a compression technology called HEVC, or H.265, which promises to improve resolution, image quality, and color. Google's VP9 is waiting in the wings.

By January 28, 2013

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Broadcom chip ushers in H.265 and Ultra HD video

The H.265 video standard, aka HEVC or MPEG-5, squeezes more pixels over a network connection to support new high-resolution 4K TVs. Broadcom's chip supports both and is due to arrive in volume next year.

By January 8, 2013

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Google's new VP9 video technology reaches public view

The older VP8 hasn't taken the world by storm, but VP9 could give Google a fresh start in its attempt to popularize royalty-free video streaming.

By December 28, 2012

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Canon 5D Mark III update to unlock high-end HDMI video

Videographers will get better color from Canon's high-end SLR with an update coming in 2013. Also: an autofocus improvement for supertelephoto fans.

By October 23, 2012