Canon HV30 Camcorder Gets Reviewed by CamcorderInfo

CamcorderInfo got its hands on the HV30 camcorder; Canon's updated version of last year's prizewinning HV20 and offers up an in-depth review. The upside: the HV30 is a great camcorder that builds on the previous generation. The downside: its list of upgrades is small, and it keeps some quirky features. Updated. » 1/29/08 5:31am 1/29/08 5:31am

Gizmodo PSA Contest: Celebrity Edition (Kind of)

Youtube celebrity Luke Johnson must be a Gizmodo reader because he submitted a handful of entries into our Gizmodo PSA Contest » 4/25/07 9:15pm 4/25/07 9:15pm where we are giving away a . Luke is kind of a celebrity because he posted his phone number in a video and wanted people to call him. It made some news shows and stuff, but I like his…

Gizmodo PSA Contest Update: Rule Change


We've started receiving some entries in our Gizmodo PSA Contest, including the very disturbing video above. For those unaware, we are giving away a Canon HV20 HD Camcorder. Before, we wanted a public service announcement video relating to gadgets, but due to the lack of entries and other factors—I will now also be… » 4/20/07 1:40pm 4/20/07 1:40pm

Gizmodo PSA Contest: Win a Canon HV20 HD Camcorder

Hey gadget fiends, want a Canon HV20 HD Camcorder? We are giving away one of these $1,100 high-definition camcorders to a lucky winner. To win we want you to create a gadget-related public service announcement. Remember those "This is your brain on drugs" commercials from the '90s? Pretty much like that, but anything… » 4/17/07 3:15pm 4/17/07 3:15pm

Canon Unveils HV20 High-Def Camcorder

Just when we thought we'd have to wait another month before getting the full details on the new HV20, Canon took us by surprise this morning lifting the veil off its latest HD camcorder. The new HV20 is capable of recording 1080 high-def video in 16:9 format. It doesn't have a built-in hard drive like some of its » 1/31/07 11:52am 1/31/07 11:52am

Canon High Definition HV20 Camcorder Rumors Start....NOW

Circuit City has a listing for an HV20, possibly the successor to the HV10, their little hand held high definition camera that uses good old cough*Please Die*cough MiniDV tapes as a recording medium. The listing shows HV10 specs, so this could be as simple as a type-o. Except for the list price that's $200 cheaper than … » 1/24/07 10:56pm 1/24/07 10:56pm