Embedded vision, the evolution and extrapolation of computer-based vision systems that process and interpret meaning from still and video images, is poised to be the next big technology success story.
While your counterparts in marketing might be chanting a "more megapixels are better" mantra, resist the temptation of that siren song. They will often be wrong.
Obtaining high-image quality with low-light sensitivity in CMOS sensors has not been easy.
With the recent hype surrounding motion sensing due to some of the latest mobile phone and gaming creations, it is easy to lose sight of the latest innovations happening in other sensor areas, including CMOS image sensors.