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5x The Motion Sensors By 2014

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The sales of motion sensors of all stripes – compasses, accelerometers, and gyroscopes – are predicted to quintuple by 2014, due to falling costs and rising technology needs. That means you can expect your next phone to start behaving more like a Wiimote and GPS.

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August 8, 2011 at 8:03 am

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Paper Accelerometers

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All this talk of MEMS¹ and piezoresistance (so industry-specific a term that even the IEEE guys had to put it in italics!) really serves to undermine for us non-engineering types the significance of what is being talked about in the article because our eyes glaze over like one of those crazy fad donut wedding cakes from some years back. Read the rest of this entry »

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August 7, 2011 at 10:16 pm

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