Apple has announced that it has acquired LinX Computational Imaging, an Israeli company which deals with camera technology.
So, is Apple going to build a camera? Not necessarily, and here’s why.
BGR observes that LinX’s website mentions that their cameras are miniature ones, and are leading the way to DSLR performance in slim handsets.
This suggests that Apple could be incorporating the superior imaging technology into its future iPhones, and maybe even on iPads.
Oh, in case you didn’t know, DSLR stands for Digital Single-Lens Reflex cameras. They are the high end professional cameras used by photographers.
LinX specialises in [...]