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Why Retailers + Developers Should Pay Attention to Apple's iBeacon

<i>By Ryan Matzner</i><p>This past June at the WWDC, Apple quietly announced a new feature called iBeacon along with the new iOS7. iBeacon allows any Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) enabled device to be turned into a "beacon" that transmits data to iOS7 devices once they are detected and within range. iBeacons …

A Brief Comparison of Arri-Zeiss Cinema Lenses from AbelCine

One of the important characteristics of a set of cinema-style lenses is that each and every lens in the set is manufactured to have the same visual …

Netflix's 4K Tests: Are We Any Closer to Ultra HD TV Adoption?

The timetable for TVs adopting 4K has been up for debate since the 4K's adoption rates began to rise themselves. Some look at the lagging success of …

Replicate the Anamorphic Look and Feel with Vashi Nedomansky's Free After Effects Plugin

The anamorphic look is highly desired by many filmmakers for many reasons, including unique lens flares and bokehs. We posted an article a week ago …

Cooke Cinema Lenses: What Exactly Is the 'Cooke Look', and Why Do You Want It?

Your guide to all things Cooke.<p>Lenses are often one of the more subtle choices that the cinematographer makes when determining the look of a film. …

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The €3199 KineRAW MINI is the latest affordable raw cinema camera to be released. Featuring a 4K Super 35mm sensor it is a rival to the Blackmagic …

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Canon C100 Upgrade: Dual Pixel CMOS Autofocus Breaks Into C Series Cameras

Shares 122<p><b>By Newsshooter contributor Jonah Kessel.</b><p><b>The Canon C100 (literarily) fits in the palm of your hand. It will be Canon’s first C series camera</b> …

7 Tips for Filmmakers On How to Get Their Project Out into the World from WGAE’s ‘Digital Discourse’ Panel

7 Tips for Filmmakers On How to Get Their Project Out into the World from WGAE's 'Digital Discourse' Panel<p>The greatest challenge for an independent …

Everything You Need to Know About Color in the Digital Age

Color is one of the most important and powerful visual tools through which filmmakers can convey ideas and emotion. Choices in the color palette …

Canon EOS-1D C First DSLR Camera To Meet EBU HD Tier 1 Imaging Requirements For Broadcast

Canon have announced that the EOS-1D C digital SLR camera, part of the company’s Cinema EOS System lineup of digital cinematography products, has …

How Apple's Understated Technology Can Transform Entire Industries

A little over a month ago, Apple released their much-anticipated iOS 7 update. Hidden well under the covers of iOS7 is a new technology that could potentially transform the way businesses engage with their customers and power entirely new business models.<p>iBeacon is a technology based on Bluetooth …

4K: What It Is And How Will It Affect You

The next big push as far as home TV, movie and gaming experiences are concerned is all about 4K.<p>TV manufacturers such as Samsung and Sharp have 4K-capable models lining the latest trade show stands, Netflix has in the last few days been testing 4K movie streaming and it’s even the latest buzz-word …

A Look At Aereo: The Live Internet TV That's Scaring The Pants Off Broadcasters

Broadcasters like CBS and Fox are not happy about Aereo.<p>They've been suing the three-year-old startup, which is backed by billionaire media mogul Barry Diller, so far to no avail.<p>In the meantime, Aereo has expanded its service to more cities nationwide. It's available in Atlanta, Boston, Detroit, …

Can Machine Algorithms Truly Mimic the Depths of Human Communication?

<i>Mayel de Borniol and Josef Dunne are the founders of Babelverse, a TNW Conference 2012 alumni focused on human translation technology. Stephanie Jo Kent is a certified American Sign Language interpreter and works at Babelverse as a researcher and trainer in Communication and Interpretation.</i><p>A few …

Tesla Is Planning To Make A Pickup Truck

The truck will likely be the same type of vehicle as Ford's F-Series pickup trucks. The Ford F-150 is the best-selling vehicle of any kind in the United States.<p>Musk said Tesla might make the truck in 5 years.<p>Tesla CEO Elon Musk spoke at Business Insider's IGNITION event in New York yesterday. He …

Scientists believe lasers could help cure Alzheimer's and Parkinson's

Lasers could prove to be the key in eliminating brain diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. New findings from researchers at Chalmers University of Technology and the Polish Wroclaw University of Technology have raised hopes that doctors may one day be able to cure the ailments without needing …

Photon detector is 'quantum leap' from semiconductors - Futurity

A new superconducting detector array can measure the energy of individual photons.