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optics

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DxO boasts Optics Pro 9 beats rivals at photo noise reduction

The new image-editing software can better handle extremely high ISO and promises a more efficient user interface, DxO says.

By Oct. 23, 2013

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Ears-on with Sanpei Optics' audio sunglasses

Dual-purpose polarized shades currently making a run on Indiegogo combine earbuds and eyewear, which could be especially nice for the active crowd. Crave's Leslie Katz gives them a listen.

By Nov. 19, 2012

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IBM pushes silicon photonics with on-chip optics

Big Blue researchers have figured out how to use standard manufacturing processes to make chips with built-in optical links that can transfer 25 gigabits of data per second.

By Dec. 9, 2012

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Nobel Prize in physics awarded for work in quantum optics

Two researchers independently have developed ways to measure and manipulate individual particles while preserving their quantum-mechanical nature.

By Oct. 9, 2012

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Sony dives into sport optics with AVCHD binoculars

Sony's DEV-3 and DEV-5 debut in the binocular market with a broad set of camcorder features.

By Aug. 19, 2011

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Lensbaby adds macro converters to its creative optics lineup

If you like to shoot close-ups with dreamy results, you'll want to check these out.

By Feb. 2, 2012

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Intel touts 50Gbps silicon optics

By building ultra-fast laser circuits into standard silicon circuits, Intel says it can revolutionize affordable data communications across IT.

By Jul. 27, 2010

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Optics start-up LensVector raises $30 million

After a third funding round, the Silicon Valley company plans to increase manufacturing for camera technology that requires no moving parts.

By Feb. 5, 2010

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Will Intel and USB make fiber optics mainstream?

This story was updated to correct a statement about the time needed to transfer 500MB over USB 2.0 in NEC's demonstration. The time was 39 seconds.

By Sep. 28, 2009

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Will Intel and USB make fiber optics mainstream?

The powerful chipmaker hopes its Light Peak project will bring fiber optic speeds to ordinary computer users, and USB is the logical path to get there.

By Sep. 28, 2009