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28 April 2017

The Embedded Vision Alliance has launched a service for its members to help build products using computer vision, which will be announced at the Embedded Vision Summit in Santa Clara, California from 1 to 3 May

25 April 2017

A trial using deep learning algorithms has shown that artificial intelligence has the potential to assist technicians and detect human errors in medical image handling

25 April 2017

Edmund Optics was founded as Edmund Salvage in 1942, receiving surplus optical supplies from the US army in Philadelphia

25 April 2017

Japanese inspection system builder, MEK Marantz Electronics, has been able to increase the resolution of its PCB inspection machines with FPGA processing

24 April 2017

Iain Stewart, MP for Milton Keynes South, will open the Machine Vision Conference and Exhibition on 27 April at Arena MK, the UK Industrial Vision Association (UKIVA) has announced

24 April 2017

University of Glasgow researchers describe a new method for creating video using single-pixel cameras

24 April 2017

A smartphone camera adapter for retinal imaging that will make it easier to carry out eye examinations has been launched

19 April 2017

Leica Camera has established LC Light and Imaging Systems, a subsidiary that will focus on developing customer-specific optical systems for industrial applications, such as 3D inspection

07 April 2017

Basler has posted 2016 sales of €97.5 million, up 14 per cent from 2015

06 April 2017

Cognex has acquired Swiss deep learning image processing firm ViDi Systems for an undisclosed fee

31 March 2017

US-based Teledyne Technologies has completed its £627 million cash acquisition of British firm e2v

29 March 2017

The University of Glasgow has opened a £32 million Imaging Centre of Excellence (ICE), a medical research facility that will bring together world-leading research, cutting-edge technology and international business investment

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Gareth Powell, marketing manager for the high performance imaging division at e2v

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Matthew Dale speaks to Specim about the burgeoning industrial spectral imaging camera market

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Rob Ashwell on the advances being made in robot guidance, from the rise of robotics in warehouses to lighting control for robot-vision systems

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Greg Blackman looks at the intricacies of inspecting fabrics, a market that offers big returns on investment for an automated vision system if it can deal with product variation

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Matthew Dale finds that optical inspection techniques are improving upkeep and the running of rail networks