Latest Image sensor Stories

2011-06-29 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OmniVision Technologies, Inc.

2011-05-24 18:13:00

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A joint announcement was made today that Hisense Group has released its latest Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) security camera (NVC2500), which is based on the unique turnkey WDR CMOS imaging solution provided by AltaSens, Inc., and Apical Ltd. AltaSens and Apical started their strategic partnership more than a year ago.

2011-04-01 12:39:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OmniVision Technologies, Inc.

2011-02-15 09:07:00

MIGDAL HA'EMEK, Israel, February 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Camtek Ltd. (Nasdaq: CAMT ; TASE: CAMT) announced today that it received an order for multiple wafer inspection systems from one of the world's largest manufacturers of CMOS Image Sensor (CIS).

2011-02-15 06:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OmniVision Technologies, Inc.

2011-02-14 07:59:00

YPRES, Belgium, February 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Melexis launches the MLX75411 "Avocet" High Dynamic Range image sensor.

2010-12-23 06:11:02

Sony Corporation is set to reacquire a Nagasaki semiconductor plant from Toshiba Corporation for an estimated $597 million dollars (50 billion yen) to double output capacity of its image sensors used in smartphones and other gadgets.

2010-11-17 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OVTI), a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, today announced the initiation of mass production of the ultra-compact, high-performance OV6930.

2010-10-19 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OVTI), a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, today announced its most advanced automotive image sensor to date, the OV10630.

2010-09-01 20:35:02

Tokyo, Sept 1, 2010 - (JCN Newswire) - Sony Corporation today announced that Sony would invest approximately 40 billion yen into Sony Semiconductor Kyushu Corporation's Kumamoto Technology Center ("Kumamoto TEC"), to increase production capacity for "Exmor" and "Exmor R" CMOS image sensors.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.