GoPro Straps a Tiny Wi-Fi Backpack To Its Camera so You Can Livestream Your StupidityS

It used to be you had to wait until you got home to enjoy the extreme footage captured by your GoPro camera. But the company is introducing an adorable add-on which adds wi-fi and Bluetooth, letting you stream your exploits to a smartphone app and even control it remotely. It's an itty-bitty backpack!

GoPro Straps a Tiny Wi-Fi Backpack To Its Camera so You Can Livestream Your StupidityS

A built-in battery means the wireless backpack doesn't drain your GoPro's camera, but if its power source does konk out it will switch to leeching off the GoPro as a last resort. The addition of Bluetooth lets you record commentary during your adventures, but let's be honest, that's mostly going to be terrified screams. You'll be able to control the camera through an iPad app. Check that: you'll be able to control a ton of these at once through the iPad app, which is all kinds of awesome. At this point there's no word on when your GoPro will be able to strap one on, but it's an exciting accessory that means your ridiculous stunts will survive to rack up the views on YouTube, even if you don't.

GoPro Straps a Tiny Wi-Fi Backpack To Its Camera so You Can Livestream Your StupidityS