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[EnGadget] Looxcie 2 wearable camcorder slims down, adds some accessories

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The original Looxcie may not have quite made wearable camcorders as ubiquitous as Blueooth headsets, but the company's not giving on that dream, and it's now back with its all new Looxcie 2. As you can see above, things have slimmed down considerably this time around -- the new Looxcie is about half the size and 20 percent lighter than the original -- but the camera still packs all the same "lifecasting" capabilities you'd expect, including support for Looxcie's iOS and Android companion apps. You'll also get the same Bluetooth hands-free support as before, plus 480p video recording, a promised four hours of battery life, and support for some new accessories that will let you attach the camera to a cap or helmet. Look for this one to set you back $179 for the basic five-hour model, or $199 if you want enough space for ten hours of video.
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That's freaking cool!

I wonder if we will see Law Enforcement with these?
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That's freaking cool!

I wonder if we will see Law Enforcement with these?
No...but they will take the porn world by storm.
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No...but they will take the porn world by storm.

Lulz + REP!
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That's freaking cool!

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No...but they will take the porn world by storm.
They have a T.V Show on TruTV that use these camera's already.
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Reminds me of Scream 4...
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I wonder if we will see Law Enforcement with these?
I doubt it, unless of course the officers just keep "forgetting them" in their cars. There is a reason why different law enforcement agencies around the US have been arresting people for video taping them (and its not that they don't look good on camera even though they probably don't).
 
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I doubt it, unless of course the officers just keep "forgetting them" in their cars. There is a reason why different law enforcement agencies around the US have been arresting people for video taping them (and its not that they don't look good on camera even though they probably don't).
This. 7 states now have laws on the books making it a crime to videotape police.
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I'm glad last year in Maryland they had the ruling in favor of having the ability to video tape the police.

Anyways, I think this would be awesome to use for kayaking just make sure it's tightly secured to your head.
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