You may have heard inklings of news here and there about an upcoming firmware release that will be especially beneficial for a99 and NEX-5R/NEX-6 owners. Well, it’s official and tonight we’ve got some firmware links to share. Largest news being that this update expands the number of A-mount lenses that are compatible with Dual AF on the Sony a99 plus the number of ? E-mount lenses that are compatible with Hybrid AF on Sony’s NEX-5R/NEX-6 cameras. So let’s get into the real details of the release notes.
Scheduled for a launch at the end of January at around 14,000 Yen, the DPF-HD800 is a nice little 8-inch Digital Frame with a 800×480 Display with a 200cd/m2 Brightness and full support of full HD AVCHD Videos at 28Mbps in 60p as well as Mp4, Motion JPEG and even MPEG-1 Videos!
The service will offer split-screen TV and web browsing support, and users will be able to "flick" photos and videos from their mobile device to the TV, presumably in a similar manner to Sony's Throw.
Kenwood is back with its latest compact Hi-Fi. As part of the company’s K-Series, the Kenwood R-K731 is compatible with all version of iPod, iPhone and iPads via USB and supports MP3, WMA, AAC, WAV files stored on a USB stick. The gadget also features a CD player, an FM radio, a digital output and an input audio. Measuring 245mm x 309mm x 104mm, the Kenwood R-K731 is priced at 50,400 Yen or around $649.
PlayMemories Studio for PlayStation®3 (PS3®) has been updated to include the brand-new ability to output images on Sony's 4K TVs that offer around four times more detail than Full HD. With PlayMemories Studio, viewers can now enjoy high resolution photos taken with their digital camera on Sony's 4K-enabled BRAVIA KD-84X9005.
The new document capture solutions enable mobile and remote workers, and those within office and retail environments, to capture documents directly to Apple iOS and Android devices and share them immediately to cloud applications or direct to pre-defined office workflows. This means that organisations of all sizes can capture, process and share data directly at the point of capture; whether at the office, retail outlet or on the go.
Fujitsu today announced the development of "Special Support Smartphone App," an Android OS-based smartphone application that provides lifestyle and educational support to children with developmental disabilities (such as learning disabilities and autism), intellectual disabilities, and other special needs, as well as their guardians and caretakers. Starting today, the new application will be available free of charge for one year.
Sylvester Stallone (66), Bruce Willis (57), Arnold Schwarzenegger (65), and others star in the film as members of a mercenary group that fights evil.
After its Italian debut in Milan, the Infiniti FX Vettel Edition will make its appearance in occasion of another cool event on the Como lake, Italian Grand Prix of 2012 UIM Class 1 WORLD Powerboat Championship.
The logo and the name of Infiniti will appear on the Zabo Racing team’s boat, one of most competitive boats involved in the demanding off-shore race that will animate the Como lake from Sept. 21 to 23.