WiFi cameras are far from new -- over the past couple of years, we've seen P&S
arrive with minimal functionality that would allow it to sync pictures with one specific online photo portal (or similar). Sony has stepped up the game for cameras to come with the Cyber-shot DSC-G3, which is the first of its kind to include a web browser for logging into pay-hotspots and uploading to practically any photo sharing site on the web. Popular Science
got to handle one for a few weeks, and in the end, they were in love with the idea but hesitant to praise the execution. The T700
-turned-wireless took satisfactory pictures, but the browser experience was less than awesome. You can hit the read link for all the dirty details, but unless you're willing to deal with "agonizingly" slow load times, you're probably better off waiting for the next revision. Or for some other company to whip out a bona fide competitor.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-G3 launches: world's first WiFi camera with web browser