EASTMAN KODAK sells its CCD image sensor business
Truesense Image Inc. bought the sensor business from Kodak, along with Kodak’s Building 81 at Eastman Business Park. Chris Mcniffe, former head of Kodak’s image sensor solution business is now the CEO of Truesense. 200 Kodak workers were recruited in the new company.
Android-based camera from Samsung?
Samsung has refused to confirm reports on a rumoured Android- based camera. The non- denial, which says ‘ it is something we are monitoring,’ comes in response to reports from Engadget that stated that the company is considering an ‘open’ camera operating system.
Fujifilm develops modified sensor to fix X10 and X-S1
Fujifilm has released a statement explaining the causes of the ‘ white disc’ blooming issue that affects certain images shot taken with the X10 high- end compact. The statement says the company is developing a modified sensor in response to the problem, that can also affect the X-S1 premium superzoom. X10 and X-S1 owners experiencing ‘ the white disc phenomenon’ have been adviced to contact their local Fujifilm service center.