After a year of rumors and teases, the action camera company finally announced its very first drone, the GoPro Karma ($799). The amateur-friendly white and black quadcopter is built for capturing aerial footage using a mounted GoPro (GPRO, Tech30) camera, which is sold separately. The drone comes with a handheld controller with a touchscreen and […]
GoPro has swung to a deep loss in the first quarter, spotlighting the uphill battle the action-camera maker faces in broadening its customer base, though sales beat market expectations. The loss was $107.5 million, or 78 cents a share, down from a profit of 11 cents a share, or $16.6 million, a year earlier. The […]
GoPro today announced the acquisition of two startups to address one of the company’s sore spots: Video editing. Stupeflix and Vemory are the companies behind the mobile apps Replay and Splice, respectively. GoPro spent $105 million on the two companies combined and that all the employees from these companies will join GoPro’s ranks, although continue […]
Live streaming has come to GoPro. GoPro and Twitter have teamed up to bring live-streaming video to GoPro’s action cameras. The live video feeds will broadcast to Twitter’s Periscope video app, and the video will work with either GoPro’s Hero4 Black or Hero4 Silver.
GoPro has announced the launch of a lighter, smaller camera in its catalog. The HERO4 Session, which is half the size and 40% the weight of the company’s flagship HERO4 Black and Silver cameras, will retail for $399.99. Available July 12. In its last reported quarter, GoPro shipped 1.3 million cameras, which was a nearly […]