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CES 2012 Preview: 16 Hot Gadgets

Here's a sneak peek at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show's array of gadgets, from dream cameras to clever iPhone cases--and even a cycling computer that promises you a beach-ready body.
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Have you ever noticed how the NASCAR and Tour de France people statistics look so easy? You're in your living room watching a race and, as the competition unfolds and the cameras zero-in on one competitor, all sorts of vital statistics about that competitor are presented. "Oh, the technology" you think to yourself. Surely, it's only the sort of stuff that big TV networks that can afford.

Well, if GoBandit has its way, you'll be thinking again. With a built-in GPS and altimeter, GoBandit's tiny HD video camera can be strapped to anything (your bike, your car, you name it. ) Then you just hit the record button. By the time you're done, you have a video to share with your friends--one that shows the video of your trip along with an interactive map and vitals (speed and altitude) for every second of the ride.

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rames2075
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rames2075,
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1/8/2012 | 4:11:36 PM
re: CES 2012 Preview: 16 Hot Gadgets
video demonstration on VoxLinc home page is not playing properly,from this you can imagine how this product would be.
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1/8/2012 | 7:06:04 AM
re: CES 2012 Preview: 16 Hot Gadgets
Agreed on both counts...the NEX line is definitely not SLR, that's how the body can be made so small, no mirror/pentaprism
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1/8/2012 | 1:33:22 AM
re: CES 2012 Preview: 16 Hot Gadgets
I don't think DSLR is the correct term for this type of camera. It's a Compact System Camera, or a Mirrorless camera, or a compact interchangeable lens camera, but not a DSLR. I could be wrong but I think DSLR's are designed around the mirror which makes it a single lens reflex.
And I believe the hold up is the floods in Thailand, not the Tsunami in Japan. Seems like the reporting is not quite up to snuff here.
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