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Sep 29, 2015, 00:01 ET
Hillcrest's MotionEngine Wear provides high performance and low power activity tracking, sleep monitoring, context awareness, gesture control, and navigation

Wearable Device Makers to Enjoy Higher Performance and Faster Time to Market Thanks to Hillcrest Labs

 Today's device manufacturers must piece together disparate, component-level software to create sensor-based wearable devices – often at...

Sep 08, 2015, 00:01 ET

ZTE Selects Hillcrest Labs for Advanced Sensor Processing and Context Awareness across Smartphones

In advance of the CTIA Super Mobility 2015 conference, Hillcrest Labs today announced that ZTE, a leading global manufacturer of smartphones and...

Jan 06, 2015, 08:30 ET
Hillcrest's Freespace Software Enables ALCATEL ONETOUCH WATCH

Hillcrest Labs Powers ALCATEL ONETOUCH's Smartwatch with Advanced Sensor Hub for Context Awareness and Activity Tracking

 Hillcrest Labs today announced that ALCATEL ONETOUCH, one of the leading mobile phone brands, has licensed Hillcrest's patented...

Oct 06, 2014, 00:01 ET

Hillcrest Labs Brings Motion, Gesture and Cursor Control to Skyworth Smart TVs

 Hillcrest Labs today announced that Skyworth, a leading TV brand in China, will use Hillcrest's patented motion software in its new line of...

Jun 23, 2014, 00:01 ET
Hillcrest's Freespace software to provide advanced motion sensing on Coolpad smartphones. (PRNewsFoto/Hillcrest Labs)

Hillcrest Labs Selected by Coolpad for Low Power Sensor Hub in New Smartphones

Hillcrest Labs today announced that Coolpad Group (previously China Wireless), the seventh-largest global smartphone OEM1, is using Hillcrest's...

Apr 22, 2014, 00:01 ET

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

 Hillcrest Labs announced today that Lenovo's new line of Smart TVs is using Hillcrest's patented Freespace® in-air pointing and motion...

Mar 06, 2014, 00:01 ET

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

 Hillcrest Labs ("Hillcrest") and Bosch Sensortec  today announced a partnership to launch a new sensor solution for head-mounted displays...

Feb 27, 2014, 15:04 ET

Hillcrest Labs Named Finalist Of Prestigious 2014 EE Times And EDN ACE Award For Internet Of Things Technology Of The Year

Hillcrest Labs, a leading global supplier of software and hardware for motion-enabled products, today announced it was named a finalist in UBM...

Feb 24, 2014, 00:01 ET

Hillcrest Labs Brings Advanced Motion Control to Oppo Mobile Devices

 Hillcrest Labs today announced that Oppo, a leading Chinese CE manufacturer and smartphone OEM, is using Hillcrest's patented Freespace®...

Oct 29, 2013, 08:00 ET

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

Hillcrest Labs today announced it has extended its collaboration with Atmel® Corporation as part of Atmel's...

Oct 29, 2013, 08:00 ET

Hillcrest Labs Launches Low Power Sensor Hub for Smartphones, Tablets, Wearables and the Internet of Things

 Hillcrest Labs today announced it has designed a new sensor hub product to change how consumers use their smartphones and other portable...

Sep 04, 2013, 00:01 ET

Hillcrest Labs Selected by Hisense to Bring Motion, Gesture and Cursor Control to Smart TVs and Set-Top Boxes

 Hillcrest Labs and Hisense Company Limited (Hisense) today announced a strategic partnership by which Hisense will deploy Hillcrest's patented...

May 29, 2013, 00:01 ET

Hillcrest Labs Secures RDK License from Comcast

 Hillcrest Labs, the leading global supplier of software and hardware for motion-enabled products, today announced it is the first motion...

May 23, 2013, 05:00 ET

Hillcrest Labs and TCL Sign New Multi-Year Agreement to Bring Unique Freespace Motion Technology to Smart TVs

Hillcrest Labs today announced that TCL Multimedia has signed a new multi-year agreement to extend the use of Hillcrest's patented Freespace®...

Mar 19, 2013, 00:01 ET

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

 Hillcrest Labs today announced that Intel's newest reference design kit for IPTV set-top boxes (STBs) and media servers will use Hillcrest's...

Feb 21, 2013, 00:01 ET

Hillcrest Labs' Freespace® Motion Augments VENTURI Project

 Hillcrest Labs today announced the integration of its Freespace® MotionEngine™ Mobile motion control software with the VENTURI...

Jan 09, 2013, 10:00 ET
Hillcrest Labs and SMK Electronics Unveil New Scoop Pointer Remote Control at CES 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/Hillcrest Labs)

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

To meet the growing need for cost effective, power efficient pointing in Smart TVs, set-top boxes, streaming media players, and PCs, SMK...

Nov 08, 2012, 00:01 ET

Hillcrest Labs Introduces 9-Axis Freespace® Sensor Module

Hillcrest Labs, a market leader in multiplatform motion software and products, today announced the newest addition to its family of Freespace®...

Oct 10, 2012, 08:00 ET

Hillcrest Labs and Ozmo Team to Bring Next-Gen Motion and Wi-Fi Direct to Remote Controls, Smart TVs and More

Hillcrest Labs, a market leader in multiplatform motion software and products, today announced an integrated motion sensing solution with Wi-Fi...

Aug 28, 2012, 00:01 ET

Hillcrest Labs Unveils Freespace® MotionEngine™ Lite for Smart TV Market

 Hillcrest Labs, a market leader in multiplatform motion software and products, today unveiled a new addition to its award-winning...