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Hillcrest Labs Selected by Lenovo to Bring Motion, Gesture and Cursor Control to Smart TVs

Hillcrest's Freespace® MotionEngine™ to Power Lenovo's Android™ Smart TVs ROCKVILLE, Md.Â- — Hillcrest Labs announced today that Lenovo's new line of Smart TVs is using Hillcrest's patented Freespace® in-air pointing and motion control software. Freespace enables point-and-click, gesture and motion control of Smart TVs through simple in-air movements of a remote control....

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Hillcrest Labs and Bosch Sensortec Collaborate on Sensor Hub Solution for Head-Mounted Displays and Wearable Devices

- Hillcrest's SH-1 sensor hub software included on Bosch Sensortec's BNO070 9-axis system in package (SiP) for head-mounted displays - SAN FRANCISCO - Hillcrest Labs ( Hillcrest") and Bosch SensortecÂ-  today announced a partnership to launch a new sensor solution for head-mounted displays (HMDs). The BNO070 solution includes Hillcrest's SH-1 sensor hub software running on Bosch Sensortec's...

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Controls & Controllers

Hillcrest Labs Brings Advanced Motion Control to Oppo Mobile Devices

Hillcrest to Power Accurate and Intuitive Gesture Recognition on Oppo Smartphones ROCKVILLE, Md.Â- – Hillcrest Labs today announced that Oppo, a leading Chinese CE manufacturer and smartphone OEM, is using Hillcrest's patented Freespace® software to provide advanced motion-based functionality on their latest smartphones. Specifically, Hillcrest's Freespace MotionElements software...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Hillcrest Labs Joins Atmel® Partner Program to Deliver Low Power, High Performance Sensor Hubs

- Partnership combines Hillcrest's SH-1 software with Atmel's SAM microcontrollers to create sensor hub solutions for mobile devices, wearable electronics and the Internet of Things - ROCKVILLE, Md.Â- – Hillcrest Labs today announced it has extended its collaboration with Atmel® Corporation as part of Atmel's Partner Program to deliver turn-key sensor hub solutions. Sensor hubs are...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Hillcrest Labs Brings Motion Control to Intel's New Set-Top Box Reference Kit

- Hillcrest's Freespace® software integrated into Intel® Media Server Reference Design (MSRD) for Point-and-Click Control for TV - ROCKVILLE, Md. -- Hillcrest Labs today announced that Intel's newest reference design kit for IPTV set-top boxes (STBs) and media servers will use Hillcrest's patented Freespace® in-air pointing and motion control technology. With the Freespace...

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Controls & Controllers

Hillcrest Labs' Freespace® Motion Augments VENTURI Project

Hillcrest's MotionEngine™ Mobile Software Increases Accuracy and Usability of Groundbreaking VENTURI Augmented Reality Platform Freespace®-enabled VENTURI Applications to be Demonstrated on ST-Ericsson's NovaThor™Platform at Mobile World Congress, February 25-28 in Barcelona ROCKVILLE, Md. and BARCELONA, SpainÂ- - Hillcrest Labs today announced the integration of its...

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Controls & Controllers

SMK Electronics and Hillcrest Labs to Unveil New "Scoop Pointer" Remote Control at International CES 2013

Smart TV Remote Control Provides In-Air Pointing Using Hillcrest's Freespace® MotionEngine(TM) Lite Software and Bluetooth® Low Energy RF Technology LAS VEGAS and ROCKVILLE, Md. and CHULA VISTA, Calif.- To meet the growing need for cost effective, power efficient pointing in Smart TVs, set-top boxes, streaming media players, and PCs, SMK Electronics and Hillcrest Labs have teamed up...

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Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Inertial Measurement Unit targets HMDs and wearable computers.

Enabling development of motion controlled products, 9-axis FSM-9 Freespace® Sensor Module combines Freespace MotionEngine™ Universal software and 32-bit microcontroller with 3-axis digital gyroscope, 3-axis digital accelerometer, and 3-axis magnetometer. Unit provides 360° of motion data, including heading, linear acceleration, angular position, angular velocity, and cursor...

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Services

Hillcrest Labs Selected by TCL to Bring Motion, Gesture and Cursor Control to Android(TM) - Powered Smart TVs

Hillcrest's Freespace® MotionEngine(TM) Used in TCL's First Domestic Android-Based Smart TVs and Motion Sensing Remotes ROCKVILLE, Md. - Hillcrest Labs today announced that TCL Multimedia ( TCL"), one of China's leading TV and consumer electronics brands, is using Hillcrest's patented Freespace® motion software for TCL's Android(TM)-based Smart TVs, including its flagship V7500...

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Motion Control Software targets smartphones and tablets.
Software

Motion Control Software targets smartphones and tablets.

Freespace® MotionEngine(TM) for Mobile optimizes performance of motion sensors found in smartphones and tablets, including accelerometers, magnetometers, and gyroscopes. Accurate sensor fusion enables precise tracking of phone's motions and surroundings that can be applied to context awareness applications. With Freespace Gesture Recognition Engine, users can perform motion gestures to...

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Software

Hillcrest Labs Selected by Lenovo to Bring Motion, Gesture and Cursor Control to Smart TVs

Hillcrest's Freespace® MotionEngine™ to Power Lenovo's Android™ Smart TVs ROCKVILLE, Md.Â- — Hillcrest Labs announced today that Lenovo's new line of Smart TVs is using Hillcrest's patented Freespace® in-air pointing and motion control software. Freespace enables point-and-click, gesture and motion control of Smart TVs through simple in-air movements of a remote control....

Read More »
Machinery & Machining Tools

Hillcrest Labs and Bosch Sensortec Collaborate on Sensor Hub Solution for Head-Mounted Displays and Wearable Devices

- Hillcrest's SH-1 sensor hub software included on Bosch Sensortec's BNO070 9-axis system in package (SiP) for head-mounted displays - SAN FRANCISCO - Hillcrest Labs ( Hillcrest") and Bosch SensortecÂ-  today announced a partnership to launch a new sensor solution for head-mounted displays (HMDs). The BNO070 solution includes Hillcrest's SH-1 sensor hub software running on Bosch Sensortec's...

Read More »
Controls & Controllers

Hillcrest Labs Brings Advanced Motion Control to Oppo Mobile Devices

Hillcrest to Power Accurate and Intuitive Gesture Recognition on Oppo Smartphones ROCKVILLE, Md.Â- – Hillcrest Labs today announced that Oppo, a leading Chinese CE manufacturer and smartphone OEM, is using Hillcrest's patented Freespace® software to provide advanced motion-based functionality on their latest smartphones. Specifically, Hillcrest's Freespace MotionElements software...

Read More »
Communication Systems & Equipment

Hillcrest Labs Joins Atmel® Partner Program to Deliver Low Power, High Performance Sensor Hubs

- Partnership combines Hillcrest's SH-1 software with Atmel's SAM microcontrollers to create sensor hub solutions for mobile devices, wearable electronics and the Internet of Things - ROCKVILLE, Md.Â- – Hillcrest Labs today announced it has extended its collaboration with Atmel® Corporation as part of Atmel's Partner Program to deliver turn-key sensor hub solutions. Sensor hubs are...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Hillcrest Labs Brings Motion Control to Intel's New Set-Top Box Reference Kit

- Hillcrest's Freespace® software integrated into Intel® Media Server Reference Design (MSRD) for Point-and-Click Control for TV - ROCKVILLE, Md. -- Hillcrest Labs today announced that Intel's newest reference design kit for IPTV set-top boxes (STBs) and media servers will use Hillcrest's patented Freespace® in-air pointing and motion control technology. With the Freespace...

Read More »
Controls & Controllers

Hillcrest Labs' Freespace® Motion Augments VENTURI Project

Hillcrest's MotionEngine™ Mobile Software Increases Accuracy and Usability of Groundbreaking VENTURI Augmented Reality Platform Freespace®-enabled VENTURI Applications to be Demonstrated on ST-Ericsson's NovaThor™Platform at Mobile World Congress, February 25-28 in Barcelona ROCKVILLE, Md. and BARCELONA, SpainÂ- - Hillcrest Labs today announced the integration of its...

Read More »
Controls & Controllers

SMK Electronics and Hillcrest Labs to Unveil New "Scoop Pointer" Remote Control at International CES 2013

Smart TV Remote Control Provides In-Air Pointing Using Hillcrest's Freespace® MotionEngine(TM) Lite Software and Bluetooth® Low Energy RF Technology LAS VEGAS and ROCKVILLE, Md. and CHULA VISTA, Calif.- To meet the growing need for cost effective, power efficient pointing in Smart TVs, set-top boxes, streaming media players, and PCs, SMK Electronics and Hillcrest Labs have teamed up...

Read More »
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Inertial Measurement Unit targets HMDs and wearable computers.

Enabling development of motion controlled products, 9-axis FSM-9 Freespace® Sensor Module combines Freespace MotionEngine™ Universal software and 32-bit microcontroller with 3-axis digital gyroscope, 3-axis digital accelerometer, and 3-axis magnetometer. Unit provides 360° of motion data, including heading, linear acceleration, angular position, angular velocity, and cursor...

Read More »
Services

Hillcrest Labs Selected by TCL to Bring Motion, Gesture and Cursor Control to Android(TM) - Powered Smart TVs

Hillcrest's Freespace® MotionEngine(TM) Used in TCL's First Domestic Android-Based Smart TVs and Motion Sensing Remotes ROCKVILLE, Md. - Hillcrest Labs today announced that TCL Multimedia ( TCL"), one of China's leading TV and consumer electronics brands, is using Hillcrest's patented Freespace® motion software for TCL's Android(TM)-based Smart TVs, including its flagship V7500...

Read More »
Motion Control Software targets smartphones and tablets.
Software

Motion Control Software targets smartphones and tablets.

Freespace® MotionEngine(TM) for Mobile optimizes performance of motion sensors found in smartphones and tablets, including accelerometers, magnetometers, and gyroscopes. Accurate sensor fusion enables precise tracking of phone's motions and surroundings that can be applied to context awareness applications. With Freespace Gesture Recognition Engine, users can perform motion gestures to...

Read More »

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