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13-inch Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display : Apple updated MacBook Pro with Retina display with faster processors, double the memory in both entry-level configurations, and a new, lower starting price for the top-of-the-line 15-inch notebook. Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display features a stunning high-resolution display, an amazing design just 0.71-inches thin, the latest processors and powerful graphics, and up to nine hours of battery life, delivering unbelievable performance in an incredibly portable design. Apple today also lowered the starting price of the non-Retina 13-inch MacBook Pro, a very popular system with Windows switchers, by $100 to $1,099.
WaterField unveils MacBook Pro accessories : On the heels of Tim Cook’s MacBook Pro Retina announcement, WaterField Designs introduces new custom sizes of two popular laptop bags - the 15-inch Outback Solo and 13-inch Indy; quality and style converge in these svelte carriers. Both MacBook Pro bags look professional enough for business meetings and fashionable enough for anywhere else. The WaterField Outback Solo sports a rugged look, combining waxed canvas with premium leather. The WaterField Indy’s soft high-grade leather develops a rich patina over time. Both MacBook Pro bags look professional enough for business meetings and fashionable enough for anywhere else.
Canon PowerShot bridge cameras : Ideal for shooting everything from ultra-wide-angle landscapes to extreme telephoto shots of wildlife, each Canon bridge camera offers a powerful zoom lens for capturing near and far subjects in sharp detail. With the proven stability and handling of a DSLR-like body, bridge cameras also offer a range of easily accessible camera controls allowing you to advance your photography to the next level using manual or custom settings. To give you the best performance, whether shooting wide or at maximum zoom, we have distilled the innovation and excellence of our high-end optics into some of the smallest and most powerful optical zoom lenses available.
Logitech H570e USB Headset : New Logitech USB Headset delivers enterprise-quality audio and premium features for business. Logitech introduced the new Logitech USB Headset, designed for all-day comfort, ease of use, and reliability, at an affordable price. Compatible with most unified communication (UC) platforms, the enterprise-quality USB headset is stylish with unmatched features in its category, enhancing the UC and collaboration experience in the workplace. The Logitech H570e headset is available in stereo for employees who need to block out surrounding noise during desktop calls, and in mono for employees who prefer to have an open ear to their surroundings. It has a durable and adjustable padded headband for all-day comfort.
Canon PowerShot digital compact cameras : Canon is proud to introduce two new lightweight bridge cameras, the PowerShot SX520 HS and PowerShot SX400 IS. Boasting 42x and 30x optical zooms, both PowerShot cameras incorporate Canon’s leading optical expertise in stunning, highly compact bodies - perfect for capturing virtually any special occasion in the quality it deserves. Flexible and lightweight, PowerShot digital cameras are designed to make shooting easy and comfortable. The Canon PowerShot SX520 HS and PowerShot SX400 IS feature a new style of handgrip, which has been redesigned following extensive research and functionality of existing EOS grips, to offer comfortable, Digital SLR style ergonomics.
Canon PowerShot SX520 HS digital camera : The PowerShot SX520 HS is the latest super-zoom camera from Canon. It is designed to give users the versatility and telephoto reach they need to capture subjects from far distances, the new PowerShot camera is packed with impressive features. The Canon PowerShot SX520 HS includes a high-powered 42x Optical Zoom lens (equivalent to 24-1008mm) and the Canon HS System for clear sharp images and Full HD Video. The PowerShot SX520 HS digital camera offers users features that help produce high quality images and videos with ease allowing them to capture their most creative shots.
Canon PowerShot SX400 IS digital camera : Canon announces a new compact, super-zoom camera. The PowerShot SX400 IS is designed to give users the versatility and telephoto reach they need to capture subjects from far distances. With a 30x Optical Zoom, the PowerShot SX400 IS digital camera allows photographers to capture the moments that mean the most to them quickly and easily, even at long range. "Our goal is to provide people who are passionate about photography with the imaging tools they need to capture the moments that inspire them," said Yuichi Ishizuka, president and COO, Canon U.S.A., Inc. "The PowerShot SX400 IS digital camera offers users features that help produce high quality-images and video with ease allowing them to capture their most creative shots."
New firmware update for Fujifilm X-series digital cameras : Fujifilm Corporation has launched a new firmware for X-Series digital cameras that makes it possible to send images via Wi-Fi to an instax Share smartphone printer SP-1 for instax instant film prints. The new firmware update is designed for three Fujifilm X-Series cameras: the Fujifilm XQ1 (a premium compact camera), the Fujifilm X-M1 and the Fujifilm X-A1 (APS-C sized sensor mirrorless cameras). With the compact instax Share Smartphone Printer SP-1, it is easy and fast to make on-the-spot instax prints of photos taken with a smartphone. Install the Fujifilm Instax Share app on your smartphone, and then send your images via a wireless LAN connection to the SP-1 to print instax photos.
Samsung Electronics partners with Trek Bicycle : Samsung integrates leading wearable technology and fitness features into Trek Factory Racing Team and bikes, aiming to enrich the cycling experience for riders worldwide. Samsung announced a new global partnership with Trek Bicycle, a worldwide bicycle manufacturer. Samsung and Trek will join together to provide a better cycling experience for racers and casual cyclists, and support their healthy lifestyles and enjoyment of the sport. As part of the partnership, Samsung will work closely with Trek to identify opportunities and challenges faced by the Trek Factory Racing Team, a top professional cycling team that competes on the UCI World Tour, beginning with Tour de France.
Samsung Galaxy K zoom : Samsung Electronics announced the Galaxy K zoom with the availability of an enhanced Vine application. This version of Vine, a service owned by Twitter that makes it easy for people to watch, create and share short looping videos, capitalizes on the zoom capabilities of the Galaxy device. Coupled with the effortless capturing, real optics, and premium design of the Galaxy K zoom, Vine allows consumers to seamlessly and effectively record subjects, near and far. Specifically, the Vine app for Galaxy K zoom features zoom buttons directly on the recording screen, allowing the user to easily zoom in and out when creating a Vine video on the Samsung device.
Fujifilm roadmap for X-mount lenses : Fujifilm is pleased to release an updated road map for X-mount interchangeable lenses. A large-diameter medium telephoto lens (the Fujifilm XF90mm F2 R) features for the first time on the development road map for end 2015. The next available X-mount lens will be the Fujifilm XF50-140mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR. Following on from the XF18-135mm lens, this will be Fujifilm’s second weather resistant lens designed to fit the Fujifilm X-T1 camera. Other updates to the Fujifilm X-mount road map include the previously announced "Ultra-wide angle lens" being confirmed as the Fujifilm XF16mm F1.4 R with a launch date of mid 2015. And the planned launch of the Fujifilm XF16-55mm F2.8 R WR lens moving to Spring 2015 and the Super Tele-Photo Zoom lens to Winter 2015.
LaCie Thunderbolt 5TB external hard drives : LaCie announced the availability of 5TB, 7200 rpm hard-drive capacities in its 5big Thunderbolt Series, 2big Thunderbolt Series and d2 Thunderbolt Series. Delivering external storage products that range from 5TB single drive systems to 25TB RAID solutions boosts storage capacity by 20 percent. This increase showcases the company’s commitment to provide the fastest, highest capacity storage solutions on the market. Increasingly larger file formats for film and photography have driven the demand for more storage capacity. The availability of 5TB hard drives enables LaCie to deliver significantly more storage capacity in its same compact desktop designs. This saves professionals valuable desktop space.
Samsung Galaxy S5 promotion video : Samsung Electronics, launched a new summer-themed video for the Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone called "Every Day is Day One". Highlighting the spontaneity and excitement of summer, the promotion video shows how key features of the Samsung Galaxy S5, such as water and dust resistance functionality, HDR camera feature, and ultra-power saving mode, allow customers to capture the joyous moments. "Our active and adventurous customers are always seeking to enrich their lifestyles, and we wanted to contribute to their excitement," said Younghee Lee, Executive Vice President of Marketing. "Samsung’s people-inspired technologies, like the Galaxy S5, are the perfect companion for active individuals looking to capture each and every moment effortlessly."
Samsung brand ambassador for Nanjing 2014 Games : Samsung Electronics, the Worldwide Olympic Partner in the Wireless Communications Equipment category, announced EXO as Samsung’s brand ambassador for Nanjing 2014, and will play a key role in encouraging young people to truly enjoy fun and exciting moments of the Youth Olympic Games. Samsung’s “Live the Beats, Love the Games” campaign is a unique combination of music and sports, aiming to maximize the fun and excitement of the Games through a variety of music performances, consumer engagement events, and digital contents. Music plays a central role in youth culture and K-pop especially has been loved by youth in Asian countries.
Pentax K-3 Special Edition D-SLR camera : In keeping with its tradition of excellence and the new standard of performance, Ricoh Imaging is proud to presents the Pentax K3 Prestige Edition. The Pentax K-3 Prestige is a special-edition model of the original Pentax K-3, the flagship of the K-mount digital SLR camera series. The special edition camera comes in a stylish, high grade, gunmetal gray shade and commemorates the many awards bestowed upon the K-3 by photography publications and organizations such as; PC Magazine, Imaging Resource, as well as the Technical Image Press Associations (TIPA) Award for 'Best Digital SLR' in 2014. This illustrious version of the Pentax K3 will be available in a limited quantity making this special edition highly sought after.