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Photobucket Unveils “Stories” Feature for Creating Lasting Multimedia Narratives

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  All-new Photobucket experience leads to strong growth in new registrations; time spent on site more than doubles as user engagement increases DENVER – November 15, 2012 – Photobucket Corporation today announced the availability of “Photobucket Stories,” providing users with an easy new way to combine photos and videos into complete, sharable narratives. Fresh on…

Olympus Introduces a New Bright f1.8 Micro Four Thirds® Lens For Brilliant Snapshots in Challenging Situations

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New M.ZUIKO® DIGITAL 17mm f1.8 High-Grade Lens Easily Captures Spontaneous Moments in Remarkable Detail  CENTER VALLEY, Pa., November 15, 2012 – Today, Olympus adds to the Micro Four Thirds family of lenses with the release of the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 17mm f1.8 lens (34mm in 35mm equivalent), a bright, wide-angle, single-focal-length lens ideal for snapshot street…

E-Z Photo Scan Launches the Great American Kodak Scanner Giveaway Contest for Two Kodak PS50 Photo Scanners

EZPhotoScan.com today announced the launch of the Great American Kodak Scanner Giveaway. Two lucky winners will receive a state-of-the-art Kodak PS50 high speed scanner with enhanced capabilities for managing photographs, documents, and scannable memorabilia unprecedented in the high volume photo scanning market today. Altamonte Springs, FL (PRWEB) November 15, 2012 For the photo scanning hobbyist…

Tablets and Cameras Next Major GPS and LBS Markets by 2017, Says ABI Research

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LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–November 14, 2012 – Despite relatively stunted growth thus far, the tablet and camera markets are forecast to be the next major market for location based services and GPS IC penetration. ABI Research’s latest Report, “Location Applications for Tablets, eReaders, Digital Cameras & Handheld Gaming,” forecasts the uptake of LBS and how it will…

CEA and Eye-Fi Solicit Photos for ‘Best Shots’ Contest

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           Arlington, VA – 11/13/2012 – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today launched its fourth annual digital photo contest in partnership with Eye-Fi, maker of the world’s first wireless memory card. The grand prize winner, to be announced January 11, 2013, at the 2013 International CES®, will receive a Canon EOS Rebel T3i…

Contrary to conventional wisdom, smartphone and tablet photo app users are a significant opportunity for photo output product vendors

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Data from a new study by Suite 48 Analytics shows the new generation of mobile photographers will buy photo products if given innovative apps and workflows Photo app users are a largely untapped opportunity for the photo output industry, according to the new study, Photo Product Purchasing Survey among Mobile Photo App Users, which Suite…