Ambarella Chips and Dev Kit for Wireless HD Cameras with Smartphone Control & Viewing

Ambarella’s Wireless Camera Developer’s Kit enables the design of cameras that combine still photography and full HD video with wireless video streaming to smartphones.

240-Hz IDT Frame Rate Converter Boasts Per-Pixel Processing

Per-pixel processing provides the capability to make intelligent localized decisions in the detection and processing of complex images and motion in video images.

SerDes Chipset for Industrial HD Video Eliminates Need for External I2C Control and Clock Channels

National Semiconductor recently introduced its Channel Link III serializer and deserializer (SerDes) family featuring the industry’s first integrated zero-latency, bidirectional control channel.

Image Sensor is Flagship 720p Surveillance Camera SoC for OmniVision

The new system-on-a-chip (SOC) sensor combines 720p high-definition (HD) video with what the company says is unparalleled low-light sensitivity and color high dynamic range (HDR) in a 1/2.7 inch optical format.

First Vision System Based on the Intel Core2 Duo P8400 Processor and PoE Camera Ports

The industry’s first compact vision system based on the Intel Core2 Duo P8400 processor.

SDI Input/Output Combined into single BNC Connection with Return Loss Network

National Semiconductor introduces the broadcast industry’s first configurable I/O chip for serial digital interface (SDI) broadcast video equipment.

Free Browser Reformats Web for TV

Some Web sites have optimized settings for TV viewing, but most do not. Kylo addresses these problems.

Kodak HD CCD Image Sensors with New Filter Pattern for Applied Imaging

The TrueSense Color Filter Pattern is an advanced technology that increases a color sensor’s sensitivity to light.

Ambarella’s IP Security Camera Platform Boasts Low Power, Multi-Stream H.264

The A5s consumes less than 1 Watt (including DDR) at full HD 1080p30, allowing an IP camera design to use as little as 2 Watts.

Advanced Multitouch Table Challenges Microsoft Surface

Ideum announced “major improvements” to its commercially available MT-50 multitouch table, and released two new videos illustrating these improvements.

LED Backlight Driver Saves Space

Endicott Research Group introduced a new range of plug-and-play LED driver solutions with enhanced performance features for high-power, high-brightness mid-size LED-backlit displays.

Zoran Integrates VUDU Apps Into TV Processor

The new reference designs, enabling the rapid deployment of Internet-connected HDTVs for Zoran’s OEM and ODM customers, provide integrated software that includes both Zoran’s TV Applications and VUDU Apps.

Programmable Low Power Platform for HD Video and Image Signal Processing from CEVA

CEVA-MM3000 supports both video and image pre/post processing algorithms such as scaling, stabilizer, and noise reduction in addition to many proprietary add-on applications, for example, augmented reality, gesture recognition and face detection.

Smallest DLP Pico Video Projector Engine

TI announces the thinnest, smallest optical engine yet for pico video projection.

BSI Image Sensor with 5-Megapixels and RAW Output for High Frame Rate HD Video in Handsets and Notebooks

Because BSI technology uses a technique that inverts the sensor to collect light from the backside, it offers the most direct path for light to strike the pixel.

Image Sensors Boast 1.1-Micron Pixel Size with 2nd-Gen BSI

OmniVision’s second-generation backside illumination image sensors have achieved a 1.1-micron pixel size, enabling smaller sensors with better sensitivity.