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Cameras

Can a smartphone replace your point-and-shoot?

We've already rounded up the top smartphone cameras, but are they good enough to replace your point-and-shoot digital camera? Jenneth Orantia finds out.

Smartphones crushing point-and-shoot camera market

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Hiroshi Hiyama The soaring popularity of smartphones is crushing demand for point-and-shoot cameras, analysts say.

Put to the test: smartphones v point-and-shoot cameras

Compact cameras are under threat from mobile phones.

Imaging As technology develops, compact cameras are under threat of being taken out of the picture, writes Terry Lane.