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July 21, 2017 / ar/vr, hillcrest / Posted By: rachel.rorke
Motion sickness is one of the issues facing the virtual reality market — some users experience motion sickness symptoms while using VR, because there can be slight differences between the user’s visual perception and what they feel as their body moves through space. Accuracy and speed of the multi-axis inertial measurement units (IMUs) in the VR headset is a significant factor in decreased incidence of motion sickness. Last month, Hillcrest Labs announced the FSM300, a... Read More
June 26, 2017 / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
InterDigital is delighted to announce that our Legal Department was recently named a Legal Department of the Year by The Legal Intelligencer, the daily law journal of record for the Commonweath of Pennsylvania and the oldest legal daily in the United States. At an awards dinner held at the Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia on June 22nd, The Legal recognized corporate legal departments that stand out in specific categories of achievement, with InterDigital Legal being honored... Read More
June 21, 2017 / 5G / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
The Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC) recently signed an agreement with InterDigital to collaborate on the development of New Radio (NR) concepts targeted for 5G Phase 2. NR, the global standard being driven by 3GPP for a new 5G air interface, is a continuing part of the mobile broadband evolution to deliver on the requirements of 5G. According to 3GPP’s standardization timeline, Phase 2 is set to begin in 2018 and will result in... Read More
June 7, 2017 / Posted By: Patrick Van de Wille
As many of you know, two years ago we changed to a fully virtual Annual Shareholder Meeting format, in keeping with our role as a technology leader. Some of you will recall that the Q&A portion of last year’s meeting was cut short by a storm-driven power failure, but we think the odds of that happening twice in a row, coinciding with our annual meeting date and time, are pretty low. So looking forward to... Read More
May 31, 2017 / IoT, Smart Cities / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
While the IoT market, in general, was slow to capture the public's imagination prior to 2017, one area where IoT is blooming is in the smart city and smart building industry. Mass rollouts of IoT in an industrial setting, including urban environments and business hubs, are beginning to garner success. It is more important than ever to understand what smart cities are, how they get smart, what technologies have the greatest impact, potential challenges, and... Read More