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Apple's PrimeSense buy: It's all about the maps

Apple reportedly is keen on improving its mapping technology with PrimeSense, rather than going after motion technology.

By November 27, 2013

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Apple confirms deal for 3D sensing company PrimeSense

The company behind the Kinect motion sensor now belongs to Apple in a deal reportedly valued in the vicinity of $345 million.

By November 24, 2013

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Apple reportedly acquires PrimeSense for $345M

The Israel-based 3D-sensing company provides the technology that powers Microsoft's Kinect sensor.

By November 17, 2013

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Google struts out Project Tango tablet for developers

The company is bringing its 3D mapping and sensing initiative, originally announced only for smartphones, to tablets.

By June 5, 2014

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Space station's flying droids embrace Google smartphone tech

The free-flying Spheres, inspired by "Star Wars" and now aided by Google's Project Tango, will handle more of the mundane tasks for astronauts.

By May 21, 2014

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Apple in talks to buy Japanese chipmaker, report says

Apple may be looking to acquire a unit of Renesas Electronics that makes LCD chips for mobile devices, according to a Nikkei report. The deal could be worth close to half a billion dollars.

By April 1, 2014

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Gesture recognition will be a slam-dunk, startup head says (Q&A)

User interfaces are changing with touch, voice, and -- now -- gestures. EyeSight Mobile CEO Gideon Shmuel believes gesture recognition will transform our expectations of PCs, phones, TVs, and tablets.

By February 11, 2014

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Samsung must innovate 'non-stop,' chairman urges

The company has to ditch age-old business plans and ideas to remain competitive, Chairman Lee Kun-hee says.

By January 3, 2014

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Apple quietly buys mapping, note-taking app: report

Two new companies join Apple's roster of acquisitions in 2013: mapping firm BroadMap and note-taking app Catch.

By December 23, 2013

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PointGrab brings gesture control to home appliances

At CES, the company plans to show its latest technology for controlling devices and home appliances by pointing your finger.

By December 18, 2013