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TechBits: Wearable cameras (04.09.14)

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Wearable technology was huge at this year's CES< and the Tech Guy found two wearable cameras that can take your shots for you.

The Autographer camera uses GPS, accelerometer, and other data to determine when to take a picture.  You can also manually start a sequence.  You can use the desktop software to plot out routes of where the photos were taken, or to stitch together a stop-motion movie.

Mecam is a simple wearable video camera.  It's great for parties or outdoor activities- essentially, anywhere you want to remember a moment without having to watch it through a video camera's viewfinder.  It also has IR capability for low-light situations.  While wearable action cameras can cost hundreds of dollars, Mecam is just $50.

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