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Cisco Flip SlideHD Giveaway for Grads!

by on May 04, 2010
in Cameras and Photography, Giveaways, Camcorders, Photo / Video Sharing, Family and Parenting, Organization :: 364 comments

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Giveaway sponsored by Cisco

Congratulations to Tawnda from East Greenville, PA for winning the Flip SlideHD camcorder!

Flip SlideHDWith graduation fast approaching, wouldn't it be great to film your newly-minted grad walking down the aisle with a new Flip SlideHD camcorder? And, even if you don't have a soon-to-be-grad in your family, the Flip SlideHD allows anyone to capture life's moments and easily share those experiences with your friends and family.

The all-new Flip SlideHD has a new form factor, designed to make it even more fun to capture, watch and share HD videos anytime, anywhere. With Flip SlideHD, you can record up to four hours of HD video, or store up to 12 hours of content, and then view it instantly on the camcorder's unique slide-up 3-inch widescreen.

Like all Flip models, the SlideHD is pre-loaded with the proprietary FlipShare™ software that allows you to easily organize, create and share videos. Using a PC or Mac, Flip video content can be instantly uploaded for private or public sharing. From social media sites – Facebook, MySpace and YouTube -- to email, mobile devices, Flip Channels, and the TV.

Flip SlideHD Product Specifications:
Color: White/Silver
Recording Time: Up to four hours
Storage Time: Up to 12 Hours
Memory: 16GB
Screen: 3-inch wide transflective touch screen
Video Resolution: High Definition; 1280x720 (30fps)
Video Format: H.264, MP4
Battery: Internal Li-ion rechargeable
Battery Life: Up to two hours
TV Output: HDMI Widescreen
Zoom: 2x digital
Audio: Stereo speakers, headset jack

Enter the Flip SlideHD giveaway for a chance to win your own Flip SlideHD ($279.99 MSRP) to capture that special moment!

To enter for a chance to win:

  1. First, subscribe to the Techlicious newsletter using the "Subscribe" box on this page or any other page on the site—be sure to provide your name, city and state when subscribing and a valid email address (the same one used for your comment)
  2. Then, tell us in a comment below what you would do with the Flip SlideHD if you are picked as the winner!

Maximum of one entry per person. The giveaway will end at 11:59pm on May 21st, 2010.

Official Rules

We will randomly select one (1) winner from the entries. No purchase is necessary to win. Void where prohibited. U.S. residents only. Click here for the full rules.

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From Peter on May 20, 2010 :: 10:02 am

I plan to record the history of both sides of our family.  It is very historical from coming to this country fighting in wars and the events leading up to coming to America.


From shel772 on May 20, 2010 :: 10:33 am


I would use this to record both of my granddaughter’s competitive cheerleading competitions. They are awesome.


From Anne C on May 20, 2010 :: 11:01 am

New subscriber here. I have rapidly aging kids who won’t be around a lot longer. I have to get some great footage of them now.


From jason on May 20, 2010 :: 11:48 am

My video camera broke about a month ago so id love to start recording my sons baseball games again.


From Chris D. on May 20, 2010 :: 12:40 pm

I have subscribed and would love to use this for a community video blog.


From Serena Ossana on May 20, 2010 :: 1:06 pm

I would love to record our summer getaways, my son’s soccer games, and my dogs having some comedic moments! I’ve never owned a video camera and would love to win. smile (I subscribed)


From sdk on May 20, 2010 :: 1:11 pm

i would create my first abstract, lynchian, short horror film grin


From Jason Nickolay on May 20, 2010 :: 1:16 pm

subscriber.  I would record all of the fishing trips we are taking this Summer.  A good way to document all our huge catches



From Kathy Scott on May 20, 2010 :: 1:23 pm

I would video my boys playing sports to send to my dad.


From Eric on May 20, 2010 :: 1:26 pm

candid video of my upcoming wedding. and all the fun stuff in between.


From Thomas I. on May 20, 2010 :: 2:21 pm

I would give it to my brother-in-law.


From styleezta on May 20, 2010 :: 2:53 pm

I’m a subscriber

I would love to use the camera for upcoming events such as the 3 weddings I’m invited to :D


From Daniel M on May 20, 2010 :: 3:01 pm

send vids to my sis of all of us, she’s out of the country for a while and misses us


From Cara Cripe on May 20, 2010 :: 3:07 pm

I’d love to be able to record a cross country trip that I’ll be taking in the future, my mother who’s 83 and I are traveling south soon! the video would be so perfect!


From Katie s. on May 20, 2010 :: 3:19 pm

Long time subscriber - I’d spend Gigs and gigs recording my newborn son being supercute.  I’d then upload to the internet and score some kind of multi-million dollar contract with someone because my son is just so darn cute!  Anyway, thanks smile


From Ron Miller on May 20, 2010 :: 3:44 pm

subscribe to the Techlicious newsletter and I’d be bringing it along with me to Thailand this summer!


From Brie on May 20, 2010 :: 4:51 pm

I would use to record reviews, record my children growing up and of course my baby sister who is getting married soon!


From Mark Price on May 20, 2010 :: 5:25 pm

From the side really????? WOW!!!!


From Tara P. on May 20, 2010 :: 5:30 pm

I subscribed.  I would use this to catch the beauty of nature, while out camping.


From Debra F on May 20, 2010 :: 5:48 pm

I’m a subscriber and I’d love to win this to video my beautiful boys….especially when they are out there playing tball!


From Salleefur/Jesslyn on May 20, 2010 :: 5:48 pm

My 88-year old Mother’s health is failing and we have NO films of videos of her at all. She is still as lovely and we still share many good times and I would love to capture these on video for posterity. They would be treasured forever.

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From Geoff K on May 20, 2010 :: 5:50 pm

I’m a subscriber.  I’d use the Flip SlideHD to record many special events this summer, like my cousin’s college graduation and my parents’ 40th anniversary party, as well as to capture some scenic beauty on camping trips and nature trail hikes.  Finally, I would love to record my nephew’s tee-ball games and my sister’s tennis matches as well.  Thanks!


From Jean D. on May 20, 2010 :: 5:58 pm

I spend as much time as possible with family.  I’d love to record everybody with the Cisco Flip SlideHD. 

Thanks for the generous giveaway!


From Ed Nemmers on May 20, 2010 :: 6:20 pm

This would be great for family events!


From Sherry Conrad on May 20, 2010 :: 6:28 pm

I’d get all those great moments with the kids and dogs of course.


From carol lewis on May 20, 2010 :: 7:22 pm

I would use it to record all the cute stuff my grandbabies do!


From Stacy C on May 20, 2010 :: 7:31 pm

I would use this to pursue my interest in making videos!!!


From Jon Harte on May 20, 2010 :: 7:37 pm

This would be great, as I have video lessons I’m starting on guitar.


From Patrice S on May 20, 2010 :: 8:36 pm

I love this and would love to have one.


From Jim Eber on May 20, 2010 :: 8:51 pm

I’d love to use the flip to document my events


From Ann Marie on May 20, 2010 :: 9:04 pm

I would love to take this on vacation, and our weekend trips around California.


From Dansgaming on May 20, 2010 :: 9:32 pm

I would Advertise this Camera on my stream and record videos with it for the stream!


From Jennifer Devlin on May 20, 2010 :: 9:36 pm

I would use this to capture my son’s first year playing teeball!


From Shellie on May 20, 2010 :: 9:43 pm

I would take this down south when I visit my parents and video lots of memories.


From Sharon Seneker on May 20, 2010 :: 9:46 pm

I am a subscriber who would love to have this to take on our 4 generations beach trip to capture precious memories next month! Thanks!


From Howard Steeley on May 20, 2010 :: 10:05 pm

I subscribe, and I would use it to take pictures of my grandson.


From Amanda D. on May 20, 2010 :: 10:33 pm


I’d use it to make craft how-to videos.


From Sarah Z on May 20, 2010 :: 11:26 pm

I would give this to my daughter for her bday - she is picture happy and would LOVE this!


From Chris Barfuss on May 20, 2010 :: 11:37 pm

I’d love a video camera!


From Mike Loewer on May 20, 2010 :: 11:41 pm

I would love this for my son


From mary teneyck on May 21, 2010 :: 12:07 am

this would be great 4 my son going off 4 college in June 2 UCF, I’m sure he’d could use it in his down time, thanks


From Sheila Newton on May 21, 2010 :: 12:13 am

I subscribed and I would use it to capture my kiddos this summer at the lake and on our many camping trips!
Thanks for the chance!


From Lauren on May 21, 2010 :: 12:30 am

I’m subscribed!  I would use this to film the MANY hilarious things my kids do.  smile


From Jammie on May 21, 2010 :: 1:04 am

I am a subscriber thank you.


From Bridget Combs on May 21, 2010 :: 1:22 am

subscriber and I would use it to record my sons baseball games


From Vicki Andrew on May 21, 2010 :: 1:29 am

I am a subscriber, if I won I would replace my old digital camera, I can never get the settings right


From B Pittman on May 21, 2010 :: 1:42 am

This would be great to record family events and genealogical interviews


From Roland Pollard Jr on May 21, 2010 :: 2:02 am

Would be great for family outings and for grandkids


From Andrew on May 21, 2010 :: 2:07 am

I’d mostly use this to shoot videos of my small nephew and niece when they come to visit.


From Samuel Taylor on May 21, 2010 :: 2:28 am

never et none of them Techilicious things nor have a URL, but I’ll look next time i go stock up on grub.
That DVD thingy would be great plaing my Pacific crest Trail work when Jay and I go Improving the trails, and Hiking them.
we could play our Video’s even when no one of them Computer things are nearby.
We could even oplay John Wayne DVD’s in the bunkhouse with it, or a Rnald reagan flick.


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