Video And Editing archive

  • CyberLink MediaShow 4 - PC review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    CyberLink MediaShow 4 - PC review

    By 5 June 2008

    If you use the Mac OS you’ll be accustomed to using iLife, which is a one-stop solution for editing images and video. Sadly, if you use Windows there is no such solution that comes in one neat package. The best you can hope for is to use separate tools....

  • Aiptek introduce HD-recording AHD Z500 camcorder
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    Aiptek introduce HD-recording AHD Z500 camcorder

    By 4 June 2008

    Aiptek have introduced a new HD recording camcorder to the market - the AHD Z500 Plus camcorder. And the price tag won't hurt too much either. At just £249.99, you get a fair bit of camcorder for your buck. It has 1080p HD recording and 60fps capture...

  • HD video duo from JVC
    Home Cinema

    HD video duo from JVC

    By 4 June 2008

    JVC/Victor has launched two new HD video recorders that allow the recording of two programs simultaneously. The main difference between the two models is their storage capacity: 250GB for the DR-HX250 and 500 GB for the DR-HX500. Shared specs include...

  • "Rescue Your Videotapes" launches
    Home Cinema

    "Rescue Your Videotapes" launches

    By 4 June 2008

    MAGIX has announced the launch of "Rescue Your Videotapes". With this "video rescue package" you can back up your VHS and all other tape formats onto your PC or directly to DVD - and add animated menus if you so wish. With the cry to "save your precious...

  • Pure Digital demos Flip Mino camcorder
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    Pure Digital demos Flip Mino camcorder

    By 4 June 2008

    At the end of last month, an entry in the B&H catalogue got us all excited that a mini version of the Flip camcorders could be on the cards. Well the Flip Mino has now been confirmed. It is just 4 x 2 x 0.6 inches and weighs 3.3 ounces, which is 40% smaller...

  • Waterproof Sanyo Xacti CA8 camcorder launches
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    Waterproof Sanyo Xacti CA8 camcorder launches

    By 3 June 2008

    Sanyo has launched a new waterproof digital movie camera, the Xacti VPC-CA8. The new VPC-CA8 boasts improvements over previous models with the addition of a "Face Chaser" function for better auto-focus on people and an 8-megapixel CMOS sensor. Boasting...

  • Roxio Toast 9 Titanium - Mac review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Roxio Toast 9 Titanium - Mac review

    By 3 June 2008

    The ninth incarnation of Toast brings the renowned £70 Mac burning software into the high definition era with support for Blu-ray burning (though disappointingly only via an optional plug-in for another £14.99) and even allows burning of "normal" DVDs...

  • Creative Vado camcorder review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Creative Vado camcorder review

    By 2 June 2008

    Sporting the moniker "Pocket Video Cam", Creative are lining up against Flip Video in the battle to be the video in your pocket. But can the new Vado knock the Flip from its perch? We get filming to find out. The device is slimmer that the Flip, with...

  • Is a Flip mini camcorder on the cards?
    Cameras

    Is a Flip mini camcorder on the cards?

    By 22 May 2008

    Creative may have just brought out the Vado, which is being touted as a rival to the Flip camcorder, but the Flip Video team have come back with something new. OK such it's just a rumour at the moment, but the clever chaps over at CNET have spotted what...

  • Flip Video software updates available via website
    Cameras

    Flip Video software updates available via website

    By 22 May 2008

    Flip Video has confirmed to Pocket-lint that from 1 June and going forward, software updates will be available to download from their website to update your device. The Flip makes use of software installed on the device itself, rather than on the connected...

  • JVC Everio direct-to-YouTube camcorder
    Cameras

    JVC Everio direct-to-YouTube camcorder

    By 21 May 2008

    JVC is launching a new camcorder for the YouTube generation. The Everio S Series GZ-MS100 is designed specifically for people who want to shoot and then load their homemade movies straight onto the web to share with friends and family. The “One-Touch...

  • Flip Video Ultra Edition camcorder review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Flip Video Ultra Edition camcorder review

    By 16 May 2008

    Ever since "happy slapping" caused a media furore in 2005, video on the move has been in the public eye. But filming with a phone is such a bore and camcorders are too big and expensive. What’s the solution? Well Flip Video think they have the answer,...

  • Toshiba Gigashot A100FE camcorder  review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Toshiba Gigashot A100FE camcorder review

    By 14 May 2008

    With your average lounge TV growing in size, the popularity of HD camcorders is growing. Should you be interested in the Toshiba Gigashot A100FE? We get filming to find out. From a design point of view, the Gigashot is a familiar design, with a flip-out...

  • Creative Vado camcorder takes on the Flip
    Cameras

    Creative Vado camcorder takes on the Flip

    By 13 May 2008

    Creative has announced the launch of the Vado Pocket Video Cam, a pocket palm sized camcorder aimed at the YouTube crowd. As leaked on the Internet earlier in the month, the new model, which will not be a re-skin of the flip camcorder as previously thought,...

  • Creative Vado camcorder leaked
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    Creative Vado camcorder leaked

    By 5 May 2008

    American reseller JR.com has done an "Amazon" and inadvertently released details of a new cheap pocket video camera from Creative. Called the Creative Vado, the new pocket camcorder, which has yet to be officially announced, sports an incredibly similar...

  • Creative Live! Cam Video IM webcam review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Creative Live! Cam Video IM webcam review

    By 24 April 2008

    With the raising popularity of online chat options, webcam use has never been more popular. As the name suggests, Creative are aiming this webcam at users of online chat programs. Will this keep you in touch with your beloved around the globe? Taken a...

  • Creative Live! Cam Notebook Pro webcam review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Creative Live! Cam Notebook Pro webcam review

    By 22 April 2008

    With the raising popularity of online chat options, webcam use has never been more popular. For those road warriors, a webcam is a link to home. But should you take the Creative Live! Cam Notebook Pro with you on the move? The compact design is based...

  • Roxio MyDVD 10 Premier launches
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    Roxio MyDVD 10 Premier launches

    By 3 April 2008

    Roxio has launched MyDVD 10 Premier, a video editing and DVD creation suite designed for consumers who want to edit home movies, create slideshows and provide video compilations to view on widescreen TVs, share online and enjoy on a variety of portable...

  • Microsoft LifeCam VX-3000  webcam review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Microsoft LifeCam VX-3000 webcam review

    By 19 March 2008

    When it comes to holding a video conference or simply chatting with friends over MSN, a webcam can really enhance the experience. The Microsoft LifeCam VX-3000 slips in to any available USB port on your PC. It has a clip that has been designed to attach...

  • MSI StarCam Genie webcam review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    MSI StarCam Genie webcam review

    By 13 February 2008

    If you’re thinking of adding a webcam to your PC for video messaging it often pays to opt for a camera with a strong sensor. This 1.3-megapixel sensor offers a standard 1280 x 1024 pixels, which is more than enough for most people. However, it does...

  • Cisco LifeSize room allows you to ditch air travel
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    Cisco LifeSize room allows you to ditch air travel

    By 11 February 2008

    Travelling for business is so last year darling - well that's what Cisco is hoping you'll think... The company that is famous for networking is offering business users the chance to hold that business meeting at home or in the office via its LifeSize...

  • CES 2008: SanDisk launch new memory cards for Camcorders
    Cameras

    CES 2008: SanDisk launch new memory cards for Camcorders

    By 8 January 2008

    SanDisk has announced two new memory cards aimed at camcorder users at CES in Las Vegas. The new SanDisk Video HD cards will be available in SDHC and Memory Stick PRO Duo formats and be advertised in minutes rather than storage capacity. The new cards...

  • CES 2008: Creative inPerson becoms official
    Cameras

    CES 2008: Creative inPerson becoms official

    By 7 January 2008

    Creative has confirmed the rumours of a new video conferencing device with the launch of the inPerson at CES in Las Vegas. Creative Announces a Breakthrough in Video Conferencing With inPerson. The inPerson, which is only launching in the US is lightweight...

  • CES 2008: Samsung SC-HMX20C camcorder goes 1080p
    Cameras

    CES 2008: Samsung SC-HMX20C camcorder goes 1080p

    By 6 January 2008

    Samsung has announced the launch of new flash based 1080p HD camcorder hot on the heals of Sanyo, JVC and Panasonic at CES in Las Vegas. The new camcorder, the SC-HMX20C can record footage in Full HD as well as snap still shots using the 8 megapixel sensor...

  • CES 2008: Panasonic 32GB SDHC card unveiled
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    CES 2008: Panasonic 32GB SDHC card unveiled

    By 6 January 2008

    Panasonic has announced the development of the world’s first 32 GB SDHC Memory Card with Class 6 speed specification designed for recording High Definition video at CES in Las Vegas. The announcement means users of the card could store up to eight hours...