Monthly Archives: July 2008

Dropbox: Practical Web 2.0

July 26, 2008
Dropbox: Practical Web 2.0

Web 2.0 is the buzzword for the next generation of web applications that interact directly with users at the system level. The term has been bandied about for the last couple of years but no one has really developed anything that crystallizes the idea. Until now. The folks at Dropbox have come up with...
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Zeiss announces a new SLR lens – Zeiss Distagon T* 18mm f3.5

July 5, 2008
Zeiss announces a new SLR lens – Zeiss Distagon T* 18mm f3.5

Zeiss 18mm Distagon f3.5 – Side Originally uploaded by Carlos Echenique On June25, 2008 without too much fanfare, Carl Zeiss Company announced yet another lens for the Nikon (ZF) and Pentax (ZK) DSLR mounts. The Distagon T* 3,5/18 is a super-wide lens with 99 degree field of view (on film and FX sensor Nikons...
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Nikon Releases D700 Ahead of Schedule

July 1, 2008
Nikon Releases D700 Ahead of Schedule

Ending many months of speculation, Nikon has announced the existence of the long rumored D700, an FX sensor DSLR in a compact body. Aimed squarely at the Canon 5D, the D700 has several features that surpass the current Canon 5D: Features 12.1 megapixel FX (full-frame) CMOS sensor with high signal-to-noise ratio, wide dynamic range,...
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