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New in-browser push notifications implemented for PentaxRumors

You can now subscribe for in-browser push notifications for PentaxRumors. You can control your subscription from the small red bell icon located on the lower right corner of the screen or from the settings in your browser. Currently the notifications work only for Chrome, Safari and Firefox browsers. You can also follow PentaxRumors on Facebook and Twitter. The PentaxRumors […]

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If you have tried to contact me in the past few weeks, I may have not received your message

I just realized that since I moved to a new secure (https) server on April 10th, I stopped receiving tips and emails sent from the contact form on the blog. The problem is now resolved, so please re-send your messages if possible. Thanks and sorry for the inconvenience.

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New server and HTTPS for PentaxRumors

In the past week I have been busy upgrading PentaxRumors to a new server at HostDuplex. The old server could no longer handle the increased traffic. You also probably already noticed that PentaxRumors is now a “secure” website (HTTPS) which is the industry’s standard. A lot of other changes were also introduced on the back end […]

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Top 10 PentaxRumors posts for March 2017

         These are the top 10 most visited PentaxRumors posts for March 2017:

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Ricoh Imaging sales are roughly half those of Leica

Some interesting research done by a reader (thanks Mistral75): In the 1960s and 1970s Asahi Optical was bigger than Canon and Nikon together Today, Ricoh Imaging sales (= Pentax + Ricoh Theta, GR and WG sales) are roughly half those of Leica. This information is not exactly confidential nor something I have made up but the […]

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Pentax camera image stabilization demo

Here is a Pentax camera image stabilization video demo taken by a reader at the 2017 CP+ show (thanks

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Ricoh/Pentax booth at the 2017 CP+ show

Some pictures from the Ricoh/Pentax booth at the 2017 CP+ show in Japan courtesy of

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