BIG IN 2009 – Say goodbye to tape

Camcorders are dead! Long live video! Confused? No-one wants to carry around a camcorder: they’re bulky, uncool and can be a devil to get conten

Camcorders are dead! Long live video!

Confused? No-one wants to carry around a camcorder: they’re bulky, uncool and can be a devil to get content off. Enter a new gadget, a pocketable video camera with solid state storage, lenses good enough to support – in the case of the Flip Mino HD - video up to 720p and plug-in-and-drag mass storage access to the videos.

That’s action to netbook to Facebook quicker than your mate can say 'Please don't put that on the internet'. We're big fans of the Flip range here in the office. Tape is dead, long live digital.

Read our full array of gadget predictions for 2009 in this month's issue of Stuff Magazine