Amazon is Experimenting with Delivery Drones

Today I came across this TechCrunch article in which the author reports that Amazon is testing so-called Octocopters which are autonomous flying drones. It seems that Amazon is testing if they could be used for delivery of small packets. Amazon calls the tested vehicle and service “Amazon Prime Air” and here is a short presentation how it looks like… Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos came up with this surprise in a tv show with Charlie Rose and nobody knew before that Jeff Bezos would unveil something like this. They walked in a room of the Amazon offices and Jeff Bezos said … Continue reading Amazon is Experimenting with Delivery Drones

DIY Smartphone Tripod

I bet you wouldn┬┤t know if I would not tell you what the object on the image above is. But I am fair and tell you. ­čÖé This is my DIY smartphone tripod and it is made out of some different products I found at home. Some silver hooks I found in a shop for bathing facilities months ago and a black guitar holder for the wall. I really did need a tripod for my smartphone so that I can take videos of me while playing guitar for example. Also it might be useful if I want to photograph static … Continue reading DIY Smartphone Tripod

Sony (Smart Shot) QX10 and QX100 lens-style Camera for Smartphones…

As someone who is taking all my photos with a smart phone, I am simply impressed by the Sony promo video above. Sony will release two different lens-style camera┬┤s for smartphones, which you can mount magnetical on your smart phone. But the camera┬┤s will be independent and useable with all Android and iOS phones. With independent I mean that the smart phone will have the only function as a screen, to hold the camera and that you can use your phone as remote control for the QX10 and QX100 camera┬┤s. That means you don┬┤t even have to attach the camera … Continue reading Sony (Smart Shot) QX10 and QX100 lens-style Camera for Smartphones…

Sony Xperia Z1 Specs and Release

As a Sony Xperia Smartphone fan, I have to post this. I am owner of the Sony Xperia P but my next phone will probably be one Xperia again as I am pretty happy with the Sony phones. Especially because of the great cameras of the past Xperia phones. Well, regular readers know I take all my photos with the mentioned phone above. But… Tommorow Sony will fully unveil the new Sony Xperia Z1 but there are already a lot of informations leaked. And the informations are pretty interesting. About the Sony Xperia Z1 specs: The Xperia Z1 will have … Continue reading Sony Xperia Z1 Specs and Release