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any device that receives a signal or stimulus (as heat or pressure or light or motion etc

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The shape memory alloy wire can be actuated from external information, like a distance sensor (2).
4) Laser distance sensor safety features allow for higher traveling speeds
The 3D distance sensors are built into cameras manufactured by TriDiCam, a spin-off company of Fraunhofer IMS.
Car makers BMW and Mercedes-Benz already include the option of a distance sensor to help drivers parallel park in the tight spaces often found in European cities.
The robotic dog designed by Japanese developer NSK, along with the University of Electro-Communications, uses a Microsoft Kinect image and distance sensor to create a 3-D visualisation of obstacles ahead, the Daily Mail reported.
FORD is taking a backward glance in its current accessories brochure with a hi-tech Park Distance Sensor.
It sells for pounds 10,395, and has electric front windows, manual aircon, alloy wheels, reverse-gear distance sensor, all- round disc brakes, remote central locking, a tilt-adjustable steering wheel, and driver/passenger airbags.
New Vectra drivers will also be able to spec-up their car with front and rear parking distance sensor, cruise control, tyre pressure monitoring system, rain sensing wipers and the latest in-car audio, communication and sat-nav wizardry.
With onboard camera, built-in speakers, integrated Wi-Fi, a temperature sensor and infra-red distance sensor, it's full of fun.
New Vectra drivers will also be able to spec-up their car with the likes of front and rear parking distance sensor, cruise control, tyre pressure monitoring system, rain sensing wipers and the latest in-car audio, communication and sat-nav wizardry.
With an onboard camera, built in speakers, integrated Wi-Fi, a temperature sensor and infra-red distance sensor, it's full of fun.
6 Zetec three door, the Ebony comes with black metallic paint, chrome tailpipe and grill, Titanium front door scuff plates, 15in alloy wheels, black leather interior, heated driver and front passenger seats, CFC-free air conditioning, heated front windscreen, remote control heated door mirrors, remote central locking with boot release, driver, front passenger and side airbags, anti-lock brakes, parking distance sensor, and a stereo radio with CD player.
For example, data acquired by a distance sensor will plot not only distance, but velocity and acceleration.
ImagiWorks, the leading provider of sensor-based science education packages for K-12 on the Palm OS(R) platform, also unveiled a distance sensor, a Stainless Steel temperature sensor and a starter kit for Palm III handhelds here at the Florida Educational Computing Conference, which runs today through Friday.
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