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Sony QX lenses getting firmware update, Play Memories app also improved

Several months ago, the web went a bit nuts about Sony’s QX lenses. Prior to launch, it seemed an improbable feat, getting a true camera lens to wirelessly work with a smartphone. Suspicion gave way to reality, and the QX lenses made their splash at MWC. While a bit jittery and slow, they were a first-run product we’d hoped would see better interaction in the future.

OPPO N1 arrives for those in Europe and the US

As we had been expecting, OPPO has released the N1 smartphone for those in the US and Europe. The handset is available in white and there is an option for either 16GB or 32GB of internal storage space. The OPPO N1 is priced at $599 (16GB) or $649 (32GB) and sporting the key features touted by OPPO including the rotating 13 megapixel camera, O-Touch Panel and O-Click Control fob.

Google Glass camera gets live preview framing

While Google Glass has been expanding into the hands of more and more people lately, we cannot help but keep an eye on the development side. After all, in theory, the more developers create before Glass is readily available to the public, the more attractive they will be to the average user. One developer, Paul O'Brien from MoDaCo has recently released an app that should appeal to those taking lots of pictures.