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  • The Jockey - A New York Times interactive essay

    Sep 17, 2013

    The Jockey full interactive essay by The New York Times is published and it's even better than expected. See never-before-seen footage of championship horse-racing from the True Point-of-View of jockey legend Russell Baze.

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  • iJustine Features Pivothead on Hardwired

    Sep 17, 2013

    On Episode 4 of Hardwired iJustine channels her inner Jason Bourne and dives into the world of spytech, exploring emerging privacy issues associated with the emergence of wearable video technologies (featuring a pair of Pivothead Aurora's.)

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  • Proving You're Awesome - Trigger Magazine

    Jul 21, 2013

    Pivothead went head-to-head in a Point-of-View video recording shootout with Reply, GoPro Black, Contour and Sony - guess who won?

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  • Pivothead Featured on Fox News

    Jun 14, 2013

    Pivothead Featured on Fox News' 10 Geeky Gift Ideas for Father's Day

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  • Mashable's Father's Day Gift Guide

    Jun 12, 2013

    Mashable's 2013 Father's Day Gift Guide: For any dad who might want to record his golf game the Pivothead HD recording glasses are equipped with an 8 MP camera that captures HD video, still photos and time lapse shots.

    The assortment of colors pairs well with the tucked-in polo..

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  • ESPN: Pivothead at the 2013 Toyota Summernationals

    Jun 06, 2013

    Friday night qualifying for the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series from the 2013 Toyota NHRA Summernationals at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park in Englishtown, NJ.

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  • Runner's World June 2013

    Jun 02, 2013

    Want video of your run? Say goodbye to the clunky headmounted cameras. The Recon features a small video recorder built right into the bridge of the glasses. Though the...

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  • Rolling Stone: Summer Festival Gear Guide

    May 30, 2013

     

     

    Curious what you should bring to this summer's festivals? Rolling Stone Magazine tells you the this summer's hottest products to bring. Check out their Summer Festival Gear Guide.  

     

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  • Get Connected Radio: HD Sunglasses

    May 16, 2013

     

    Get Connected's host AJ Vickery is joined by Andy Baryer as they talk about techs newest hotest products including Pivothead products. 

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  • Uncrate: Pivothead Video Recording Sunglasses

    May 16, 2013

    Video-recording glasses aren't new. But video-recording glasses that you wouldn't be embarrassed to wear? Now that is novel. 

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  • Outside Magazine's Summer Buyers Guide 2013 - Must-Have Action Cams

    May 06, 2013

    Pivothead Durango:

    BEST FOR: Shooting discreetly. THE TEST: With a comfortable fit and crisp, polarized lenses, it’s easy to forget the Durangos pull double duty as a legit action cam. (They weigh only a smidge more than normal sun glasses.)

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  • Alabama.com: Pivothead Video Sunglasses - Shoot Video and Photos on the Go (Joe's Outdoor Office Video and Photos)

    Apr 22, 2013

    SPRINGVILLE, Alabama -- Check out these cool new sunglasses that allow simple video and still photo capture with a tiny camera built into the nose bridge. The video camera shoots 1080 30 fps, 720 60 and 30 fps video and the still camera shoots 8 megapixel still photos. Memory capacity is 8 GB on board.

    The glasses are very comfortable and stay in place. The lens are glass and can be worn as safety and shooting glasses. Several different interchangeable lenses come with the kit. Photo gray, mirror blue, dark gray and clear came with the kit I received. Once you learn the correct way to change the lenses out, it's fairly easy.

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  • CEO Chris Cox - LIVE at NAB 2013

    Apr 16, 2013

    In case you missed Pivothead CEO Chris Cox's live NAB 2013 interview with 4-time Emmy Award winner Michael Artsis, be sure to watch it here!

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  • "Behind the Seams" with the New York Yankees

    Mar 27, 2013

    >> Watch the full video here.

    “We used Pivothead technology extensively during Spring Training this year. The content we created from the footage gives viewers an incredibly unique and high quality perspective rarely seen in professional baseball. It gives fans the virtual experience of being in a player’s shoes. The feedback from the athletes was extremely positive and some players even asked for their own personal pair. We are excited to continue using Pivothead in various productions throughout the 2013 season and beyond.”

    Peter Gergely Executive Producer, Yankees Productions

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  • TheNational: Prize on the Eyes - The Future of Glasses

    Mar 24, 2013

    Several years ago, when Chris Cox was running his own manufacturing business in Asia, a client asked him to mount a video camera on a rifle.

    "It seemed like an awful idea for numerous reasons," recalls Mr Cox.

    "Then we said, 'Wait a minute, why would you want this? It's because you want your true point of view while using the rifle.'"

    That desire to capture a first-person perspective eventually led Mr Cox to create a line of sunglasses, known as Pivothead.

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  • Undercover Boss on CBS

    Mar 10, 2013

    Andy Wirth, president and CEO of ski resorts Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows in California, uses Pivotheads to film some great POV footage in this week's episode of popular CBS reality series "Undercover Boss."

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  • BBC News: How Tiny Cameras Have Become Big Business

    Mar 04, 2013

    For years, police cars have been outfitted with cameras and microphones collecting fuzzy footage and scratchy audio that had limited use.

    But now one company, Pivothead, is putting superior technology into sunglasses worn by highway patrol officers in places like Austin, Texas.

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  • Bloomberg: There is a new inspector gadget in town

    Feb 15, 2013

    Betty Liu takes a look at Harpervision President Greg Harper's collection of electronic gadgets. Keeping the gadgets running results in a $2,000 a month electric bill.

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  • Toronto Sun: Items to help you keep your New Year's resolutions

    Jan 29, 2013

     

    Travel more: Pivothead video recording sunglasses

    Price: US$299.99

    Where to buy: Pivothead.com and Sunglass Hut retailers

    Tired of lugging around cumbersome cameras on sunny vacations? Pivothead sunglasses, the hi-tech shades showcased at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), instantly capture high definition 1080p video and take 8mp pictures, using 8GB of memory. You can then wirelessly share photos and music to most of your WiFi enabled mobile devices. Best of all, the sunglasses are designed with Rx Prescription lenses so you’re tanning in style.

     

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  • Wearable Tech: Pivothead Sunglasses Enable HD Hands-Free Recording

    Jan 24, 2013

    Pivothead is a company that designs and makes the world's only 1080p high definition hands free (HDHF) video recording sunglasses, which make it easier than ever to record video while on the go. Designed to make recording video as comfortable and lightweight as possible, while still being hands free, the company's offerings are suitable not only for outdoor enthusiasts, but also the average consumer.

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  • Durango Herald: The Durango Moniker

    Jan 22, 2013

    So what’s in the name? And how did so many companies come to adopt it as their own? “

    Durango the place is really synonymous with our brand,” said Chris Cox, owner of Pivothead, which manufactures a pair of $299 sunglasses that record high-definition video of whatever is in front of the person wearing them. “It really represents the outdoor lifestyle – biking and the outdoors. That really was a good fit for our brand.”

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  • LA Splash Magazine's Valentine's Day Tech Gifts

    Jan 21, 2013

    Pivothead’s video recording eyewear provides users with hands-free, professional quality, high-definition point-of-view (POV) video and audio capture along with still photos, making it the most advanced imaging device for its size in existence on the market...

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  • Los Angeles Times - Gear: Cutting-edge stocking stuffers

    Dec 16, 2012

    Pivothead: Sunglasses that have a stealthy, hidden 8-megapixel video and still camera built into the bridge.

    Likes: A great idea, ingeniously executed. A very stylish, natural, unobtrusive place for a camera. You don't have to stop to fish out equipment. The control buttons are simple and effective — one for video and one for stills, each a simple on-off. The 1080p HD MP4 format video is fine quality, with decent stills despite a soft focus. It records at 30 frames per second. A mini-USB port connects to your computer for charging.

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  • FOX News: Best holiday gadget gifts for dear old dad

    Dec 11, 2012

    Want to get your dad a gadgety gift this holiday season? Of course you do -- he's got enough BBQ brush sets! Here are a few of my favorite gadget picks for dear old dad this holiday season. 

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  • WIRED: Pivothead Durango Video Glasses - Sneak a Peak

    Dec 11, 2012

    If you’re not keen on looking like a Snork, with an extra appendage sticking out of your helmet to capture your adventures on video, then consider a pair of sunglasses with a video camera built in.

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  • Esquire: 10 Holiday Gifts Your Son Will Still Be Using in 2013

    Dec 09, 2012



    The days of just buying a gift certificate to Tower Records, or Madden for Playstation, are long dead. Now it's trickier. The record stores are gone, and it's all too easy to waste money on pop products that will disappear in a month. So none of that. Here are ten gifts you can get now, that your kid might actually still enjoy a year from now.

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  • Orlando Business Journal: The OBJ crew gets a new pair of shades

    Dec 05, 2012

    Next time you see me wearing a pair of spiffy glasses, know that you may be on Rich-O-Vision.

    Last week, the editorial team got a pair of Pivothead photo/video glasses to help us improve our coverage and better your experience.

    In a nutshell, these off-the-chain spectacles allow us to record video and take photos in high-definition, so we have our hands free to do whatever it is we do with our hands when we aren’t taking notes.

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  • WIRED: Third Eye: Pivothead POV Glasses Cam

    Dec 05, 2012

    The Pivothead is a camera built into a pair of sports glasses. Wear them while you're getting rad on the trails or on the slopes, and record every moment as you see it.

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  • Geek Sugar: The 2012 Holiday WIRED Store Highlights

    Dec 03, 2012

    Get ready for the augmented future with Pivothead Video Eyewear ($282), which records in 1080p HD.

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  • Fox News: Clayton's gadget gift guide for dad

    Dec 03, 2012

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