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Sep 29, 2015, 00:01 ET 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 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...


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...


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...


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 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...


May 23, 2012, 00:01 ET Hillcrest Labs Selected by TCL to Bring Motion, Gesture and Cursor Control to Android™-Powered Smart TVs

 Hillcrest Labs today announced that TCL Multimedia ("TCL"), one of China's leading TV and consumer electronics brands, is using Hillcrest's...


May 15, 2012, 00:01 ET Hillcrest Labs Turns Kylo® Web Browser for TV Over to Open Source Community

 Hillcrest Labs today announced that it has released the source code for the award-winning Kylo® Web browser to the open source community...


Mar 26, 2012, 00:01 ET Hillcrest Labs Unveils Next "Movement" for Smartphones and Tablets

 Hillcrest Labs today announced that its award-winning natural motion control technology, Freespace, is now available for...


Jan 10, 2012, 10:00 ET Hillcrest Labs Announces New Customers for Next-Generation Portfolio of Motion Control Software and Products

At CES 2012, Hillcrest Labs today announced several new customers and products that will utilize Hillcrest's next-generation portfolio of...


Nov 08, 2011, 17:00 ET Hillcrest Labs Named CES Innovations 2012 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree in Two Product Categories

Hillcrest Labs today announced that two of its products, the Freespace® MotionEngine™ and Scoop™ pointer, have each been named as...


Sep 08, 2011, 09:51 ET Hillcrest Labs Integrates Texas Instruments' ZigBee® RF4CE Solutions on Next-Generation Motion Sensing Remotes

Hillcrest Labs today announced an integrated motion sensing remote control solution – which includes radio frequency (RF) technology from...


Aug 31, 2011, 00:01 ET Hillcrest Labs Unveils Next-Generation Portfolio of Motion Control Software and Products

Hillcrest Labs today unveiled its second-generation family of user interface solutions that pave the way for a wide range of products to...


Aug 19, 2011, 08:30 ET Hillcrest Labs' Technology Licensed for Roku Game Remote

Hillcrest Labs announced today that Roku has licensed Hillcrest's patented Freespace® MotionEngine™ software for use with its...


Jan 05, 2011, 10:00 ET SMK Electronics Licenses Hillcrest Labs' Freespace® Technology to Bring Motion Control to Internet-Connected CE Devices

Hillcrest Labs, a leader in motion control technology and interactive television applications, and SMK Electronics, a leading global manufacturer...


Jan 05, 2011, 10:00 ET Hillcrest Labs Unveils Low Cost, Embedded Motion-Control System for Next-Generation Connected TVs

Hillcrest Labs, a leader in motion-control technology and interactive television applications, today announced a new low cost, embedded...