The GadgetTrak Camera Serial Search Finds Lost Photography Devices

 - Sep 7, 2011
References: gadgettrak & springwise
The GadgetTrak Camera Serial Search is an ingenious concept that gives people the opportunity to reconnect with their lost or stolen cameras. Cameras are trackable based on their EFIX tags -- essentially, a unique identification code that can be found embedded in the images.

The GadgetTrak Camera Serial Search searches its database for your camera’s unique ID and scans the web for potential photos that have been uploaded. This intelligent recovery system, however, is dependent on photos being uploaded to the web. This one is worth remembering if you lose your camera.

Implications - Consumers are eager for technological solutions that can alleviate daily misfortunes. The GadgetTrak Camera Serial Search taps into this desire by tracking lost cameras. Companies should takes this mindset into account and design technological solutions that will improve quality of life and assuage fears.