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    Hollywood directors unite in backing Kodak decision to save celluloid
    Kodak was ready to close its doors – starting with their last production plant in Rochester, NY – until a slew of Hollywood directors stepped in to yield the shut down. The group of celluloid savers includes Christopher Nolan, Quentin...
  • Kodak bankruptcy a federal transition affair: Bankruptcy a move to printing
    Kodak bankruptcy filed in federal transition: Bankruptcy a move to printing
    Kodak bankruptcy filed by the company has recently been approved by a judge at the federal level in order to have Kodak leave its former bankruptcy protection status, Yahoo Finance reported this Tuesday, Aug. 20. The photography giant will be...
  • Omer Fadhel Saleh Mohammed Indictment
    Suspected Islamist indicted for series of bomb threats
    A federal grand jury in Rochester, N. Y., on Wednesday handed down an indictment charging a suspected radical Muslim with an indictment listing four counts of making a series of false bomb threats.Omer Fadhel Saleh Mohammed, resident of city of...
  • Kodak Company Sells Its Digital Imaging Patents For $525 Million
    Kodak Company Sells Its Digital Imaging Patents For $525 Million
    Kodak todayannounces the sale of the company's digital imaging patents to the tune of $525 million, according to a report. Proceeds from the sale will help Kodak recover from its recent Chapter 11 bankruptcy.A portion of the money it will...
  • Eastman Kodak
    Eastman Kodak to sell its digital imaging patents
    Eastman Kodak, the troubled camera/electronics company, has announced a deal today, December 19, 2012, to sell off its digital imaging patents to the tune of $525 million.RPX Corp. and Intellectual Ventures are the recipients of the patents. These...
  • Kodak
    Google and Apple team up to buy over half billion dollars of Kodak patents
    The two tech giants who seem to always be fighting for market share, have finally made temporary peace. According to Bloomberg, which cites sources familiar with the situation, Google and Apple have joined forces to buy over $500 million worth of...
  • Kodak exit photography business no more printers
    Kodak finalizes exit from photography business, announces no more printers
    Embattled photographic company Kodak has just announced that it plans to exit the inkjet printer business. This development comes scarcely a month after Kodak announced that it planned to exit the world of consumer photography along with its...
  • Kodak exit photography no more inkjet printers
    Kodak completes exit from photography business, announces no more printers
    Embattled photographic company Kodak has just announced that it plans to exit the inkjet printer business. This development comes scarcely a month after Kodak announced that it planned to exit the world of consumer photography along with its...
  • Eastman calls camera "Kodak"
    Eastman calls camera “Kodak”
    One-hundred and twenty-four years ago, on September 4, 1888, George Eastman, who transformed photography from an expensive hobby into a popular pastime, registered the “Kodak” trademark for his new box camera.Born in Waterville, New...
  • Kodak M590 Easy Share camera
    We test drive the Kodak M590 at the Canton Liberty Fest
    Although the Kodak M590 has been commercially available for some time, the Canton Liberty Fest 2012 presented a good opportunity to finally test drive it. This columnist acquired an M590 at a local retailer some time ago at a 1 day sale (MSRP is ~...
  • Oscars stays put
    Oscar's home remains the same; name is changed to Dolby, though
    Not only is the latest announcement from the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) good news for the organization, it is good news for the business of show as well.AMPAShas announced today (May 1) that Oscars are staying put at...
  • The George Eastman House
    Once dominant Kodak sells online photo service to Shutterfly
    The one time leader in the world of photography Eastman Kodak continues to reorganize as they have sold their online photo service to Shutterfly.Announced on Thursday, the sale of Kodak's Gallery unit to Shutterfly for $23.8 million is part of...
  • Kodak T-max 3200
    One Month Later, Kodaks Future Still Uncertain.
    One month ago, hometown hero and American icon Kodak announced that it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The black and yellow Kodak logo had been synonymous with film and cameras for decades. Founded by George Eastman in 1880, the revolutionary...
  • CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 19: Kodak cameras sit on a shelf at a photography store October 19, 2005 in Chicago, Illinois
    Kodak quits cameras
    1888. With a simple to use camera and a simple slogan "you press the button, we do the rest", George Eastman changed the world of photography. It was the birth of snap-shot photography and the start of a name, Kodak, now synonomous with ...
  • Kodak Theatre
    The Kodak Theatre in Hollywood may soon get a new name
    The decline of Kodak over the last several years has been a blow to the photography industry and to those who still prefer the look of photographs made with film. Although there are many software programs that allow for the application of film...