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Dropcam competitor Simplicam adds new features to its cloud camera

Face detection is one of the top features that differentiates this cloud-connected security cam from Google’s Dropcam. ‘Detection zones’ promise to make that feature even better.

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Toshiba offers sneak peek at its swappable camera modules for Google's Project Ara

It's the first look at how one company envisions a future where you could switch out your smartphone camera for a better one.

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Guardzilla review: This dirt-cheap home-security camera has some growing to do

If you’re looking for basic protection for your small apartment or home, this wireless camera has only minor flaws.

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This Dropcam alternative promises not to eat your bandwidth

SpotCam's “Sleep Mode” can disable recording during certain times, but switch back on when it detects motion or audio disturbances.

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Lenovo builds robot for selfies

The Fiebot robot is more like an adjustable tripod to take selfies. But who cares? Because selfies, right?

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HTC Re Camera update lets you livestream your adventures to YouTube

The new feature gives the periscope-shaped 'action camera' a tiny leg up over the GoPro.

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Thinkware's X500 dash cam looks out for you with fancy safety features

Most dash cams just record stuff, but the X500 also watches the road and alerts you if you stray from your lane or get too close to cars ahead of you. Not bad for a $250 product.

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Hands on: Fuhu's new Square HD kids' action camera uses a smartphone as a viewfinder

Fuhu's new Square HD action cam for kids is an inexpensive, kid-friendly GoPro--and the new version streams live images of what it sees to your phone, allowing you to compose your shots.

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Darkness, fog are no problem for NEC camera tech

The system uses image-processing algorithms instead of infrared lighting.

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Virtual reality goes 3D with Samsung's Project Beyond camera

It looks like a UFO, but Samsung says it's real. Project Beyond's array of cameras can deliver 3D livestreams to Samsung's Gear VR virtual reality headset.