Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V has 30X Optical Zoom in a compact

Sony has one up the competition by releasing a 30X Zoom travel compact digital camera. The previous DSC-HX20V had a 20X optical Zoom. The new Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX50V is available now for $500.

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Sony RX100 Camera Grip

The Sony RX100 is the most advanced compact digital camera to date with a 1 inch sensor. While the RX100 is advance in features it does have a design flaw. The RX100 has a very slippery feel which is prone to dropping. Considering the price of the camera you want to get a nice add on grip. This grip costs $22.88 and attaches with 3M adhesive.

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Two tech execs leave political group

Elon Musk and David Sacks tech executives have left Mark Zuckerberg initiative. was formed by Mark Zuckerberg to reform immigration. The company has been under fire for running ads supporting senators in their home states. This includes praising one for supporting the Keystone XL pipeline. The ads were not liked by environmentalists and liberal groups.

via LA times

Ouya launch delayed to June 25

The retail release of the Ouya Android Console will be delayed till June 25 from the June 4th original date. The reason is simple as the company needed more time to meet retail demand.

“We’ve had incredibly positive reactions from our retail partners, and so in order to meet their greater than expected demand, we decided to shift the launch date by a couple of weeks – three weeks – which will allow us to create more units and, basically, have more units on store shelves in June.”

Ouya will also fix the controller issue where buttons would stick inside the controller. Ouya fixed this by making larger button holes.

via Joystiq

How to properly clean your DSLR lens

If you use glass cleaner, rubbing alcohol or other products you may damage your DSLR lens. This is why you should only use Tiffen Soft Lintless Lens Filter Cleaning Paper Tissue. This is a product that is safe for DSLR lenses. Best of all the Lens tissue is only $6.95 for 100 sheets.

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