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The first commercially available SD card with an integrated wireless transmitter and its compatible successors. Competitor of the Toshiba FlashAir.

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Wireless transfer of photographs from a camera to a local network or a cloud service

We have a few cameras out in our warehouse that we use to track progress of jobs and we send the pictures from the 3-4 cameras to the company they are going to so they also can see the status of their ...
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How can I fix the broken prongs on my Eye-Fi SD card?

I have a Eye-Fi Pro X2 SD card that I got a couple years ago. I usually use Wi-Fi to transfer photos to my Mac (router connection not direct), but I was on vacation so I put the card into my Mac's SD ...
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To what degree can Eyefi uploads be automated?

I want to help a friend who is not very computer / camera literate. I want to set it up, so as soon as she's back in the house, the photos are going to go from memory card automatically to a photo ...
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Is it possible to use a smartphone/tablet's 3G/4G network to transfer Eyefi photos?

I know that Eyefi cards can use Wi-Fi networks to transfers photos. I also know that there's some sort of smartphone/tablet app that you can download to do various things with your Eyefi card and ...
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Is it possible to use an Eyefi card to send photos to a server?

Is it possible to use an Eyefi card to send photos to a server? Specifically, I want to take photos with a camera that has an Eyefi card in it, and once the photo is taken, I want the photo to be ...
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Will wifi SD cards work with old digital cameras which only support up to 2GB cards?

Is it possible to use an EyeFi or similar SDHC card in an oldish camera such as the Canon Powershot A620 that supports SD cards up to 2 GB only? If not (what I would guess but the information ...
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Does the Eyefi X2 Pro transfer files point-to-point in “private network” mode?

The EyeFi X2 Pro has three network modes: private, direct, and "hotspot". The hotspot mode is part of a previous offering where they had a deal with AT&T and others to allow use of various ...
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How can I make a non-PRO Eye-fi transfer RAW files?

I have an Eye-Fi card, and it looks like it's not the PRO series, and therefore not allowed to transfer RAW images. The card transfers JPG files without problem, but not RAW. If I rename a RAW file to ...
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Are there any Eye-Fi compatible apps that will show histograms?

Certain older cameras like the Canon EOS 1Ds mark II does still deliver good quality but the LCD screen on the back of the camera is really bad compared to more recent ones. It's also so small that I ...
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Would Wi-Fi enabled SD cards affect battery performance?

There's an ongoing craze for Wi-Fi enabled SD cards. The concept is clear and impressive, but I would like expert opinions or experiences with these SD cards. Currently there are only a few ...
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How to automatically sync photos from the Eye-fi import software to iPhoto on a Mac?

I bought an eye-fi SD card to enable wifi upload of the photos from my non wifi capable camera. It works fine. My trouble starts in the postprocessing part of my workflow. To use eye-fi one has to ...
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What Eye-Fi cards support Ad Hoc networks (Wireless SD Cards)?

What Eye-Fi cards support adhoc networks? On the Eye-Fi website, there are not many details of the cards and there are three types listed: Pro Mobile Connect In addition on Amazon I see: Geo ...
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EyeFi doesn't support CF cards. Are there any alternatives that do?

Pretty much as what the title asks. Any ideas anyone? Is there any particular, technical limitation for using this technology with CF cards?