A higher-precision image sensor approach lets your phone detect fine movements like finger-pinch gestures made away from the screen.
By making chip designs themselves a little bit programmable, a Silicon Valley startup expects benefits like quicker network upgrades and better search engine performance.
Micron, one of the last holdouts, settles over DRAM memory patents. The deal includes Elpida, a major supplier to Apple.
Imaging companies are hard at work to take smartphone cameras further.
Today's 41-megapixel sensors and 10x optical zooming lenses are just the beginning for smartphone shooters.
Patent litigation between Rambus and Nvidia has been settled, the two companies said, without providing much in the way of detail.
Micron wins an important case against Rambus, which had alleged that companies conspired to lock it out of the memory chip market.
Nine jurors are holed up in a San Jose, Calif., federal courthouse choosing the more convincing argument in a tech trial worth billions. How long could this go on?
week in review Google launches its music store effort, while debate rages over anti-piracy bill. Also: Kindle Fire hits the streets.
GE takes aim at fluorescent office lighting with flat-screen LED fixtures that are thinner and last longer than traditional fixtures.