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Ball Camera To Help First Responders
2012-11-06 19:31:44

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new, ball-shaped camera will be able to help out emergency responders when needing to enter an area they are not sure is safe. The tennis ball-sized device has six cameras that can instantly send a 360-degree picture to a smartphone. Bounce Imaging, the company that built the ball, suggested it could sell the device for about a tenth of the cost of the cheapest rival devices. Francisco Aguilar, the founder of Bounce...

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