Optics

09.29.14
Scientists make an invisibility cloak using off-the-shelf optical lenses
09.29.14

Scientists make an invisibility cloak using off-the-shelf optical lenses

Most invisibility cloaks require fairly exotic technology to work, such as fiber optics or light-a...

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07.14.14
Google Glass founder heads to Amazon
07.14.14

Google Glass founder heads to Amazon

The optics savant that helped Google create Glass has just announced that he's "super excited" to...

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10.07.12
Skullcandy unveils Navigator on-ear headphones, we take a first listen to the Aviator's petite 'sibling'
10.07.12

Skullcandy unveils Navigator on-ear headphones, we take a first listen to the Aviator's petite 'sibling'

Believe it or not, what you're looking at above is a set of headphones -- let's explain. It's no s...

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10.05.12
Seeing is believing, Disney crafts 3D printed optics (video)
10.05.12

Seeing is believing, Disney crafts 3D printed optics (video)

A group of engineers from Disney Research have crafted a new method to create interactive objects...

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09.17.12
Panasonic teases 42.5mm f/1.2 and 150mm f/2.8 MFT lenses, slated for release by 2014
09.17.12

Panasonic teases 42.5mm f/1.2 and 150mm f/2.8 MFT lenses, slated for release by 2014

Panasonic further reinforced its commitment to the Micro Four Thirds form factor when it released...

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06.23.12
Olympus reportedly in final talks for Sony investment
06.23.12

Olympus reportedly in final talks for Sony investment

If the recent chapter in Olympus' history was a photo, it'd be a blurry thumb covering the subject...

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05.08.12
Nokia 808 PureView heads to Mexico, sends high-resolution postcards
05.08.12

Nokia 808 PureView heads to Mexico, sends high-resolution postcards

Hold off on that Aeroflot booking just for now. While this isn't the US release many will be antic...

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05.02.12
Nokia 808 PureView available this month in Russia and India
05.02.12

Nokia 808 PureView available this month in Russia and India

Are you eagerly awaiting to get your hands on that 41 megapixel Symbian Belle flagship? We bet you...

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05.01.12
Researchers build optical transistor out of silicon, provide path to all-optical computing
05.01.12

Researchers build optical transistor out of silicon, provide path to all-optical computing

The speed of light is the universal speed limit, so naturally, optical technologies appeal when tr...

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