It's official, Cisco has discontinued their entire Flip Camera lineup. First introduced in 2006 and branded as the "Pure Digital Point & Shoot", approximately 2-million units have been shipped since then, which unfortunately, pales in comparison to its camera-equipped smartphone rivals. Cisco announced that it will "support current FlipShare customers and partners during a transition plan." Product page. In related news, continue reading for a video review of the latest model.
In addition, the company says it will refocus its Home Networking business for greater profitability, integrate the Cisco umi into its Business TelePresence product line and asses the core video technology integration of Cisco's Eos media solutions with "other market opportunities."[via ReadWriteWeb]