The newly awarded patent highlights a method to avoid many of the flaws that sabotage photos taken through today's mobile devices.
A mesh network of 500 electronics boards captures radio noise, temperature, humidity, and foot traffic at Google's developer show.
Photography is ever more important in smartphone usage, and a close-up view shows that Sony got the coveted spot supplying the sensor for Apple's new smartphone.
The S3 has been given the teardown treatment, and inside is the same CMOS sensor as in the iPhone 4S.
Do you think your smartphone has the best camera around? Well, wait until you see this.
In a small nightmare for both users and manufacturers, Apple has moved the ambient-light sensor on the iPhone 4S a few millimeters to the left, making some iPhone 4 cases incompatible with the iPhone 4S.
The headline and story have been changed to reflect that this was a newly published patent application, not a patent.
Newly published patent application filing shows work on a system that could be used to control which images you can capture with an iPhone.
Apple may switch ambient light sensor suppliers in time for the iPhone 5 launch due to poor performance of the current hardware.
Sony CEO Sir Howard Stringer seemingly let the cat out of the bag on the iPhone 5's camera, after confirming on stage at a conference that his company is supplying image sensors to Apple.