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11.21.13
World's smallest FM transmitter built with graphene, ruined by Psy
11.21.13

World's smallest FM transmitter built with graphene, ruined by Psy

Researchers have been using graphene to develop an assortment of technologically advanced things f...

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10.09.13
Oppo phone, not Nexus 5, will be first to nab DigitalOptics' speedy MEMS camera
10.09.13

Oppo phone, not Nexus 5, will be first to nab DigitalOptics' speedy MEMS camera

DigitalOptics has just announced that its MEMS multi-focus camera unit will arrive first on an Opp...

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08.14.13
DigitalOptics enlists Lite-On for MEMS camera production
08.14.13

DigitalOptics enlists Lite-On for MEMS camera production

Five months after DigitalOptics' memscam module showed off its Lytro-like multi-focus feature at M...

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06.24.13
Qualcomm finishes $120 million investment in Sharp, becomes third-largest investor
06.24.13

Qualcomm finishes $120 million investment in Sharp, becomes third-largest investor

Chipmaker Qualcomm has finalized its investment in beleaguered display manufacturer Sharp. Announc...

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03.06.13
HTC says One's dual-membrane microphones block bad vibes
03.06.13

HTC says One's dual-membrane microphones block bad vibes

Nobody expects studio quality recording from a smartphone, but the technology in HTC's recently la...

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03.05.13
DigitalOptics' fast MEMS camera enables Lytro-like post-capture refocus (video)
03.05.13

DigitalOptics' fast MEMS camera enables Lytro-like post-capture refocus (video)

Tech shows like CES and MWC are great for taking a peek at what's coming up in the world of consum...

By R. Lai,   03.05.13
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12.23.12
Xsens teases wearable 3D body sensors that won't cost, will track an arm and a leg (video)
12.23.12

Xsens teases wearable 3D body sensors that won't cost, will track an arm and a leg (video)

When we think of full-body motion capture, we most often associate it with movie-grade equipment t...

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12.05.12
Qualcomm COO Steve Mollenkopf talks 28nm supply, low-end market and displays
12.05.12

Qualcomm COO Steve Mollenkopf talks 28nm supply, low-end market and displays

It goes without saying that it's been a good year for Qualcomm -- so good that the mobile chipmake...

By R. Lai,   12.05.12
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12.03.12
Sharp and Qualcomm to team up for energy-efficient IGZO display venture
12.03.12

Sharp and Qualcomm to team up for energy-efficient IGZO display venture

We already knew that Sharp's been asking around for some much-needed help recently, and now we can...

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