July 30, 2014

Vainworks Lets You Change Your Rear-Facing Camera To a Forward-Facing One

Are you envious of the commercials on TV about the MyTouch 4G showing off its ability to do video chat over 3G, 4G, or WiFi?  Do you have a friend toting the iPhone 4G using FaceTime?  Fear not my friends, soon, thanks to Vainworks, you’ll be able to turn your rear-facing camera into a front-facing one with the assistance of a small stand.

Basically, it’s a mirrored stand that lets the user utilize the rear-camera as a forward one.  Head over to the site and check out some of the videos.  The company claims the stand will work with phones that has a rear-facing camera.  But there’s a catch.  The farther away the camera is from the edge of the phone, the less likely the stand will work.  A list of supported phones with an explanation of how the stand operates can be found on Vainworks’ site.  So, what do you think?  Who is gonna pick this up?