Samsung Licenses Tech from Tessera
The System LSI Div.
of South Korea-based Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. has licensed from Tessera Technologies
Inc. the OptiML zoom image enhancement solution for miniature cameras. The technology
from Tessera, of San Jose, Calif., provides 3x zoom capability without any moving
parts and can be used in cell phones, portable video recorders and other camera-equipped
mobile devices. It combines lens designs with specialized algorithms to provide
zoom solutions that are smaller, more cost-effective, easier to manufacture and
more reliable, according to the company.