updated 09:45 am EDT, Tue October 10, 2006
iMage USB Webcam for Mac
Ecamm Network and Pico Instruments Tuesday announced the new iMage USB Webcam for Mac. The lightweight, portable webcam delivers high-quality video to any popular Mac video application, including iChat AV, Yahoo! Messenger, Skype and Photo Booth. Employing USB video standards, the iMage webcam requires no device drivers to be installed prior to use with Mac OS X or Windows XP. Ecamm includes special iMage Plugin software to provide complete iChat compatibility. iMage requires no special fittings or attachments to be mounted above a notebook screen, sit on a desktop, attach magnetically or mount on a standard camera tripod, according to the company. The iMage USB Webcam is $60; for a limited time, Ecamm is including its Conference Recorder for iChat and Call Recorder for Skype software and is offering free shipping within the United States.