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Ian Chen

Sensor Platforms Inc.

Ian Chen is Executive Vice President for Sensor Platforms Inc., San Jose, CA. He can be reached at 408-850-9350 or

A Case for Smart Sensors   December 14, 2012
By: Ian Chen

Following the massive proliferation of sensors in smartphones, many have predicted that mobile devices would soon see new generations of smart sensors. Over the last few years, while sensors in smartphones have gotten smaller, now consume less power, and feature better performance, they haven't...more >>

The Future of Context-Interactive Devices   May 11, 2012
By: Ian Chen

Context awareness has become a hot topic in mobile devices. The idea seems self-evident: design these devices to be smart enough to adapt themselves to their users. In 2009, the Gartner Group defined context-aware computing as "the concept of leveraging information about the end user to improve the...more >>


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