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Apple's new Face ID system uses a sensing strategy that dates back decades - Popular Science

Wed, 2017-09-13 17:19

Popular Science

Apple's new Face ID system uses a sensing strategy that dates back decades
Popular Science
Among the sensors that comprise what the company calls the TrueDepth camera system that enable Face ID are an infrared camera and a dot projector. The latter of those projects a pattern of more than 30,000 infrared dots on the user's face when they ...
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Breakthrough backscatter sensor system combines low power and long range - GeekWire

Wed, 2017-09-13 15:59

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Breakthrough backscatter sensor system combines low power and long range
GeekWire
Researchers at the University of Washington have been working for years on a radio backscatter system that can monitor ultra-low-power sensors wirelessly, and now they've fine-tuned the system to pick up signals from more than a mile away. They say the ...

Smart sensors will make sure you lift with your knees bent and back straight - Digital Trends

Wed, 2017-09-13 13:50

Smart sensors will make sure you lift with your knees bent and back straight
Digital Trends
For that you'll need a smart insole sensor, developed by researchers at the University of Quebec at Chicoutimi in Canada. Its smart algorithm promises to make sure you're lifting with proper form more effectively than any health and safety video ...

Boise State Researchers Earn Grants to Manufacture Sensors for Nuclear Reactors, Space - Newswise (press release)

Wed, 2017-09-13 13:39

Boise State Researchers Earn Grants to Manufacture Sensors for Nuclear Reactors, Space
Newswise (press release)
A one-year, $295,392 grant administered by the Department of Energy will be used to purchase advanced manufacturing equipment needed to build sensors suitable for extreme environments. Estrada and Subbaraman aim to establish a state-of-the-art ...

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Quantum sensors decipher magnetic ordering in a new semiconducting material - Phys.Org

Wed, 2017-09-13 13:00

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Quantum sensors decipher magnetic ordering in a new semiconducting material
Phys.Org
An individual electron spin in a quantum sensor reacts to the magnetic field of a thin film of bismuth ferrite. The change in spin is detected via a light signal and used to create an image of the magnetic field on the nanometer scale. The …more. For ...

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Dormant, Yet Always-Alert Sensor Awakes Only in the Presence of a Signal of Interest - Space Daily

Wed, 2017-09-13 08:50

Dormant, Yet Always-Alert Sensor Awakes Only in the Presence of a Signal of Interest
Space Daily
Here's your task. Build a tiny sensor that detects a signature of infrared (IR) wavelengths characteristic of a hot tailpipe, a wood fire, or perhaps even a human being. Design the sensor so that it can remain dormant and unattended but always alert ...

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Wearable Sensors 2018-2028: Technologies, Markets & Players - IDTechEx.com (press release)

Wed, 2017-09-13 08:48

Wearable Sensors 2018-2028: Technologies, Markets & Players
IDTechEx.com (press release)
IDTechEx's report on wearable sensors offers a thorough characterisation and outlook for each type of sensor used in wearable products, both today and in the future. The report has been compiled over three years of research, leveraging IDTechEx's ...

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Researchers develop fluorescent sensors for detecting, tracking GTP levels in living cells - News-Medical.net

Wed, 2017-09-13 02:17

Researchers develop fluorescent sensors for detecting, tracking GTP levels in living cells
News-Medical.net
New research led by a team from Roswell Park Cancer Institute and published in the journal Nature Methods reports the development of genetically encoded GTP sensors that can rapidly detect changes in GTP levels in living cells. It's a finding, the ...

Carbon monoxide low cost sensor products from Dart Sensors - International Environmental Technology

Wed, 2017-09-13 01:01

International Environmental Technology

Carbon monoxide low cost sensor products from Dart Sensors
International Environmental Technology
Dart Sensors offers three low cost carbon monoxide sensor products which meet UL standards from our China office. CO sensor electrodes for wearable products. If you want to fit a compact carbon monoxide sensor into a wearable device such as a wrist ...

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iPhone X Use Whicn Sensors For Face ID? - EE Times

Wed, 2017-09-13 00:07

EE Times

iPhone X Use Whicn Sensors For Face ID?
EE Times
Putting the new UI in place, Apple is “renewing the [whole] user experience of the smartphone,” observed Pierre Cambou, activity leader for imaging and sensor at market research firm Yole Développement. With Face ID, the user simply makes “eye contact” ...

CCD and CMOS Sensors: Technologies and Global Markets - Markets Insider

Tue, 2017-09-12 21:29

CCD and CMOS Sensors: Technologies and Global Markets
Markets Insider
NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global market for CCD and CMOS sensors reached $12.1 billion in 2016. The market should reach $13.9 billion in 2017 and $30.3 billion by 2022, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 16.9% ...

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The iPhone Enters Generation X - Sensors Online

Tue, 2017-09-12 17:51

Sensors Online

The iPhone Enters Generation X
Sensors Online
Its redesign includes a 5.8” edge-to-edge OLED display, water-resistant body, facial recognition, a front-facing camera with 3D sensors and a vertical dual-lens 12-megapixel rear camera, anA11 processor, 3 GB of RAM, and a unique graphical user ...

Sensors tally cyclists, walkers and runners on Napa Valley Vine Trail - Napa Valley Register

Tue, 2017-09-12 17:03

Napa Valley Register

Sensors tally cyclists, walkers and runners on Napa Valley Vine Trail
Napa Valley Register
On average, 238 pedestrians and 243 cyclists pass by the sensor daily. But in reality, this average is obtained with higher numbers coming on weekends. Twenty percent of the overall usage comes on Saturday and 19 percent on Sunday, compared to 11 ...

Humans obtain 80% of info through vision, and computers are following the trend - ValueWalk

Tue, 2017-09-12 16:55

Humans obtain 80% of info through vision, and computers are following the trend
ValueWalk
The biggest beneficiaries of the artificial intelligence revolution will found in image sensors, a September “Global View” report from Bernstein observes. For investors that sense opportunity can be seen is tangible, as this market is set to grow ...

Lumentum Slips, Analysts Ponder Apple's iPhone X Sensor Content - Investor's Business Daily

Tue, 2017-09-12 16:40

Investor's Business Daily

Lumentum Slips, Analysts Ponder Apple's iPhone X Sensor Content
Investor's Business Daily
In addition to facial recognition for unlocking screens, there had been speculation Apple would need 3D sensors for augmented reality applications. Apple showed photos of the new iPhones during its media event in Cupertino, Calif. It may be that no one ...

Sensors, Artificial Intelligence, And Terms You May Need to Know – II - Sensors Online

Tue, 2017-09-12 16:25

Sensors Online

Sensors, Artificial Intelligence, And Terms You May Need to Know – II
Sensors Online
Let it be known that one good buzzword always leads to another and artificial intelligence (AI) is no different. Both new and old concepts can be found, some using familiar terminology and others come under novel names. If you want to navigate the AI ...

Goodyear testing wireless sensors built into tires - Akron Beacon Journal

Tue, 2017-09-12 15:37

Akron Beacon Journal

Goodyear testing wireless sensors built into tires
Akron Beacon Journal
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company announced that it is equipping Tesloop, a city-to-city mobility service that exclusively uses Tesla electric vehicles, with wireless sensors in its tires to improve overall tire management and maximize uptime for its ...
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Magnetic sensors are feature-rich - EDN.com

Tue, 2017-09-12 13:48

EDN.com

Magnetic sensors are feature-rich
EDN.com
Add such features as I2C configurability, built-in tamper detection, and temperature sensing, and these magnetic sensors outclass reed switches and conventional Hall-effect devices in a wide range of open/close and position-sensing applications.

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A&M gets $20 million grant to develop implanted health sensors - MyStatesman.com

Tue, 2017-09-12 12:24

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A&M gets $20 million grant to develop implanted health sensors
MyStatesman.com
Texas A&M University researchers will lead a $20 million federally funded program to develop und...

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North America Proximity Sensors Market 2017-2022 By Technology, Detection Range, Type & Industry - Research and ... - Business Wire (press release)

Tue, 2017-09-12 10:53

North America Proximity Sensors Market 2017-2022 By Technology, Detection Range, Type & Industry - Research and ...
Business Wire (press release)
The proximity sensors market is segmented on the basis of type, technology, and end-user industry. While photoelectric proximity sensors, because of their extensive use in automotive and material handling applications, are part of the fastest growing ...

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