However, it will take a bit longer before the first Windows 8-based laptops using the technology are announced. A number of different vendors are now evaluating the technology, and Elliptic expects the first products to arrive next year.
"We think we can show something really cool at CES in January," said Bryhni.
Norway has a long tradition of acoustic research from the oil exploration industry and medical ultrasound fields, so it shouldn't be a surprise that the Elliptic is Norwegian, according to Bryhni.
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