image sensors

Apple has acquired imaging sensor startup InVisage Technologies

As Apple continues to work on ever-smaller but more powerful computing devices, it has acquired a startup focusing on nanotechnology, and specifically as it relates to image sensors. TechCrunch has le

NEC's New Face Recognition System Is 100 Times Smaller Than Existing Ones

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/Picture-62.png" /> Face recognition technology that can be used to identify a given person's age and gender isn't exactly new. But NEC ha

Sony Plans To Invest $1.2 Billion In Image Sensor Production

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/sony_exmor_cmos1.jpg" /> Sony is making a big bet on smartphones and digital cameras: the company yesterday confirmed earlier <a href="h