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Canon Powershot

Canon PowerShot D10

Tough and smart: that's the message Canon is sending with its new PowerShot D10 digital camera, the company's first waterproof model.

Sunday, 3 May, 2009, 12:00am

Gadget corner

It's a snap

8 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

snap happy

American writer and futurist Alvin Toffler coined the term 'prosumer' in predicting the blurred roles of producer and consumer in a saturated economy, in which businesses need to mass-produce highly customised goods. That word, however, has also been adopted to describe a market segment (professional consumer) comprised of demanding hobbyists.

28 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Powerful camcorder in a tiny package

The Canon PowerShot TX1 is only as big as a typical digital camera, but it packs a high-quality camcorder inside its miniature frame.

At first glance, the PowerShot TX1's metallic finish looks suspiciously like one of the company's first compact digital cameras, the IXUS.

But a closer examination reveals a completely transformed product.

6 May 2007 - 12:00am

Nigel Barker

Jeans: Diesel. 'I like them because they have a good shape to the body and they are a little bit more funky and edgy.'

Shirts: 'All my wardrobe is done by Ted Baker of London. Ted Baker and I are the perfect fit.'

1 May 2005 - 12:00am

Personal effects

Jacket and trousers: Hermes, Ermenegildo Zegna and Prada.

Shirt: Louis Vuitton or Hermes. 'I prefer earth tone colours but sometimes I wear bright colours - they make me look younger.'

Sneakers: Hermes Quick Shoes.

Watch: Rolex Daytona.

Jewellery: 'My whole family is wearing the Cartier love bracelet to symbolise the bond we have.'

29 Aug 2004 - 12:00am

Gadgets & games

Mercury S-330: Despite its diminished size, the S-330 still offers a nice line up of features, including 2 x2 Mega-pixel imaging, flash, a 4cm TFT display and 16 MBs of built-in memory. The S-330 runs on two triple A batteries and the memory can be extended using the SD/MMC card slot. The S-330 also comes with a 4x digital zoom.

19 Oct 2003 - 12:00am

Sturdy Canon takes digitals a step forward

Few digital cameras make you feel you are holding a well-made piece of equipment that can take rough handling. The Canon PowerShot Pro 70 feels like it could take a few knocks and keep shooting.

23 Feb 1999 - 12:00am