Monthly Archives: September 2008

Lexar Introduces Wireless-Photo-Transfer Memory Card

Lexar will begin to ship at the end of this month its own-branded Wi-Fi memory card that will allow wireless uploading of digital photos...

Sakar Buys Vivitar

Consumer electronics manufacturer Sakar International recently announced the acquisition of the Vivitar worldwide brand name and associated intellectual property from Syntax-Brillian Corporation, the parent...

Circuit City Adds Anti-Fraud Tool

Circuit City has reached an agreement with TARGUSinfo to use that company’s On-Demand Verification system to limit credit card fraud and other financial crime....

Delkin 4x External Blu-ray Disk Drive

Delkin Devices this week announced a new external disc drive that uses Blu-ray technology. Meant to work with the company’s Archival Gold Blu-ray-recordable discs,...

InfoTrends DI 08 Sets Itinerary

InfoTrends, organizers of the Digital Imaging ‘08 conference have announced the program for this year’s event that will take an in-depth look at how...

Doors Swing Open for Photokina 2008

The bi-annual photography extravaganza known as photokina swung open its doors this week in Cologne, Germany with the usual frenzy of digital imaging-related news...

NRF Sees Meager Gains in Holiday Retail Sales

The National Retail Federation on Wednesday predicted a “challenging” holiday season, projecting gains of 2.2 percent to $470.4 billion in the U.S. While a...

Best Buy Offering Geek Squad-Based Service Plans

Best Buy announced this week that it has begun offering “next generation” protection service plans to its customers. The program, called “Geek Squad Black...

Digital Downtown to Return Next Year

The Digital Downtown consumer technology showcase, which made its debut in downtown Manhattan in June, will return to the World Financial Center’s Winter Garden...

General Imaging Expands Chain Drug Presence

General Imaging, the worldwide exclusive licensee for GE digital cameras, recently announced that it is expanding its presence in the chain-drug category, adding West...