Erasing work from a dry-erase whiteboard used to mean deleting the information forever. Now, a new whiteboard camera system from SMART Technologies Inc. allows teachers to capture these images and save them for use later.

The SMART Camfire system includes a camera boom and a control unit. The camera boom incorporates two 3.4-megapixel digital cameras and easily installs above a 4-foot by 8-foot whiteboard. Mounted beside the whiteboard, the control unit features a back-lit LCD, printer port, network connection, and USB port so teachers can save directly to a USB memory device.

Teachers can save a digitally enhanced image of...

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