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Ricoh's original Theta camera did a curious thing: it took instant 360-degree stills, courtesy of two hemispherical lens positioned either side of stick camera. We weren't completely sold on the initial model, which was also hampered by a $399 price tag that screamed niche photography enthusiast....

November 20th 2014 at 9:30am 0 Comments
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Folks who shelled out $400 for Ricoh's quirky Theta camera can now show off their 360-degree masterpieces to a larger audience. Circle-loving shutterbugs just got the option to upload their images to Google+ and Google Maps via the camera's companion apps for Android, iOS, Windows 7/8 and Mac. Whi...

January 30th 2014 at 11:39am 0 Comments
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It's a big week for LCD-less WiFi point-and-shoots, but today's offering is a bit more unusual than Sony's lens-camera duo. What would you pay for a 360-degree camera that's compact, easy to use and compatible with an iOS app? $100? Maybe a buck fifty? Ricoh's betting big on a figure far higher --...

September 5th 2013 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Vitei's new Nintendo-published (in Japan) puzzle game Theta is pretty hard to describe. It's a bunch of puzzle challenges that are all very artsy-looking and abstract. In fact, we really have no idea how any of it works-- with the exception of the Kaiten Puzzle mode. We were only able to figure out...

August 28th 2007 at 5:20pm 0 Comments