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A Simple Adaptor Turns Your Binoculars Into A Smartphone Zoom Lens

A Simple Adaptor Turns Your Binoculars Into A Smartphone Zoom Lens

Camera-equipped smartphones aren’t quite the perfect replacement for a digital camera just yet. They lack manual controls, use tiny sensors, and their simple lenses lack the ability to zoom. (And, no, digital zoom doesn’t count.) But if you already have a powerful set of binoculars, this simple adaptor will turn…

NHK’s 8K TV Spawns A Pair Of Virtual Hi-Def Binoculars

NHK’s 8K TV Spawns A Pair Of Virtual Hi-Def Binoculars

NHK’s Super Hi-Vision 8K technology certainly makes for breathtaking demos. But you can do more than just melt eyeballs with a resolution of 7680×4320. Since that’s exactly 16 times as much resolution as a 1080P signal, NHK has cooked up a pair of prototype virtual HD binoculars that let users…