Digital Cameras

Sherman Oaks restaurateur faces child porn charge after allegedly hiding cameras in women’s restroom – Los Angeles Times

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The co-owner of an Italian restaurant in Sherman Oaks has been arrested on a child pornography charge after allegedly hiding tiny video cameras in the women’s restroom and recording customers as they used the facilities, police said. Bahram Javaherian, 65, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of possessing child pornography, a felony, and was released on $20,000 bail. Javaherian has been the co-owner of the Cucina Bene restaurant in the 4500…

The best point-and-shoot cameras for taking photos – Business Insider

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Sony/Business Insider The Insider Pick: Point-and-shoot digital cameras are still better than your average smartphone when it comes to taking high-quality photos. The Sony RX100 IV is the best one you can buy with its tremendous image quality and ability to shoot at high…

Google launches ‘Street View ready’ program for 360-degree cameras – The Verge

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Google this week announced a certification program for a new line of “Street View ready” 360-degree cameras. In a blog post published Tuesday, the company said that 20 certified cameras launching this year will make it easier for users to capture and upload Street View imagery. The certification program covers four categories of 360-degree cameras. Street View mobile ready cameras can upload photos to Street View through a mobile app;…

Sherman Oaks restaurateur faces child porn charge after allegedly … – Los Angeles Times

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The co-owner of an Italian restaurant in Sherman Oaks has been arrested on a child pornography charge after allegedly hiding tiny video cameras in the women’s restroom and recording customers as they used the facilities, police said. Bahram Javaherian, 65, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of possessing child pornography, a felony, and was released on $20,000 bail. Javaherian has been the co-owner of the Cucina Bene restaurant in the 4500…

Google launches ‘Street View ready’ program for 360-degree cameras – The Verge

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Google this week announced a certification program for a new line of “Street View ready” 360-degree cameras. In a blog post published Tuesday, the company said that 20 certified cameras launching this year will make it easier for users to capture and upload Street View imagery. The certification program covers four categories of 360-degree cameras. Street View mobile ready cameras can upload photos to Street View through a mobile app;…

The best point-and-shoot cameras for taking photos – Business Insider – Business Insider

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Sony/Business Insider The Insider Pick: Point-and-shoot digital cameras are still better than your average smartphone when it comes to taking high-quality photos. The Sony RX100 IV is the best one you can buy with its tremendous image quality and ability to shoot at high…

Buffalo police could be wearing body cameras in three months – Buffalo News

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Buffalo Police Department hopes to have some officers wearing body cameras on the streets for the first time within three months, a move many say could bring more transparency to police activity and build trust between the community and police. Buffalo’s plans for body cameras come as the state Attorney General’s Office is investigating the deaths of two men in the past three months during encounters with Buffalo police…

48 new speed cameras to reduce crashes … and could make Govt … – Stuff.co.nz

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The locations of 33 new speed cameras have been released by police, as plans for their $10m camera project ramp up. A slew of new speed cameras could bring millions of extra dollars to the Government’s coffers. Forty-eight new cameras will be installed at high-risk sites as part of a $10 million speed camera project first signalled in July 2013. National manager of road policing Superintendent Steve Greally​ said 15 North Island…

Sherman Oaks restaurateur faces child porn charge after allegedly hiding cameras in women’s restroom – Los Angeles Times

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The co-owner of an Italian restaurant in Sherman Oaks has been arrested on a child pornography charge after allegedly hiding tiny video cameras in the women’s restroom and recording customers as they used the facilities, police said. Bahram Javaherian, 65, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of possessing child pornography, a felony, and was released on $20,000 bail. Javaherian has been the co-owner of the Cucina Bene restaurant in the 4500…

Google launches ‘Street View ready’ program for 360-degree cameras – The Verge

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Google this week announced a certification program for a new line of “Street View ready” 360-degree cameras. In a blog post published Tuesday, the company said that 20 certified cameras launching this year will make it easier for users to capture and upload Street View imagery. The certification program covers four categories of 360-degree cameras. Street View mobile ready cameras can upload photos to Street View through a mobile app;…

Google launches ‘Street View ready’ program for 360-degree cameras – The Verge

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Google this week announced a certification program for a new line of “Street View ready” 360-degree cameras. In a blog post published Tuesday, the company said that 20 certified cameras launching this year will make it easier for users to capture and upload Street View imagery. The certification program covers four categories of 360-degree cameras. Street View mobile ready cameras can upload photos to Street View through a mobile app;…

Sherman Oaks restaurateur faces child porn charge after allegedly hiding cameras in women’s restroom – Los Angeles Times

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The co-owner of an Italian restaurant in Sherman Oaks has been arrested on a child pornography charge after allegedly hiding tiny video cameras in the women’s restroom and recording customers as they used the facilities, police said. Bahram Javaherian, 65, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of possessing child pornography, a felony, and was released on $20,000 bail. Javaherian has been the co-owner of the Cucina Bene restaurant in the 4500…

Google launches ‘Street View ready’ program for 360-degree cameras – The Verge

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Google this week announced a certification program for a new line of “Street View ready” 360-degree cameras. In a blog post published Tuesday, the company said that 20 certified cameras launching this year will make it easier for users to capture and upload Street View imagery. The certification program covers four categories of 360-degree cameras. Street View mobile ready cameras can upload photos to Street View through a mobile app;…

New speed cameras are being installed around New Zealand – Manawatu Standard

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

A new speed camera is coming to Manawatu. Manawatu is set to receive one of the 33 new speed cameras to be installed around the country.  Police announced on Wednesday more fixed cameras would be put up, and where they would go, as part of a $10-million project that was signalled in 2013. The 33 new cameras are among the total of up to 56 for the project that police plan…

Google is making 360-degree cameras Street View-ready – Engadget

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

There will be 20 certified cameras arriving in 2017. Logically, not all of them get the same certifications — as you can see below, it varies from brand to brand. You’d want to gravitate toward companies like Yi Technology for a mobile ready camera, for instance, while you’d want to look at a company such as Matterport for VR. As for the most recognizable names in the business, like GoPro…

Asus ZenFone 3 Zoom has a giant battery and two cameras for $329 – The Verge

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Asus’ ZenFone 3 Zoom, a follow-up to 2015’s original ZenFone Zoom, is now available with a starting retail price of $329. Like its predecessor, this gadget prioritizes mobile photography with optical zoom. Although, this time around, Asus has swapped out the original 3X optical zoom 13MP lens for a dual-camera 12MP system. One lens is a f/1,7 aperture 25mm wide-angle lens, while the second is a 59mm second with 2.3X…

City begins implementation of body cameras – GSA Business

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

This story originally appeared in the May 1, 2017 issue of GSA Business Report. The Greenville Police Department has begun training officers in the use of body cameras. The department began training officers in mid-April and is expected to conclude the training around May 5. In 2015, the S.C. General Assembly enacted a law that “encouraged police use of body-worn cameras and required a state-approved policy…

Field biology shows that GoPro cameras aren’t just for snowboarding daredevils – Concord Monitor

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

An important skill for scientists is knowing where to spend your funding, which explains why Keene State College’s Denise Burchsted sounded proud when she described her protocol for studying beaver ponds: “Rather than investing in winches to pull undergraduate students out of the muck, I invested in a few GoPro cameras.” Don’t worry, KSC parents: This assistant professor of environmental studies isn’t abandoning biology majors to the Cheshire County mire….