ASUS asks you to solve a riddle before it announces something pretty interesting at CES

ASUS asks you to solve a riddle before it announces something pretty interesting at CES
The folks at ASUS packed their luggage and left for Las Vegas, leaving only a cryptic note written in morse code to warm us up for the company's upcoming CES announcements! What does the message read, though? Well, if you enjoy deciphering morse in your leisure time, stop reading now, watch the video, and go on about cracking the code! 

Or just get to the meat and potatoes right away - the code spells "optical zoom". Well, that's not much of a clue to obsess over, but we can stil throw in a hypothesis or two. Maybe ASUS is about to bring some kind of optical zoom to its smartphones? History has shown that such a feat isn't at all impossible, but it mostly results in the kinds of smartphones that only their mommy and our own Nick T., bless his heart, can love. Perhaps the camera-focused ASUS has developed a more elegant solution and is about to rattle Sony and Corephotonics' cages? 

We'll see. Either way, ASUS confirmed in advance that the optical zoom is a feature of one of its highlights at the show, so it looks like the announcement will be important enough to be heard loud and clear at its keynote.



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11 Comments

1. elitewolverine

Posts: 5192; Member since: Oct 28, 2013

Is that morse code?

2. nh1402

Posts: 138; Member since: Oct 30, 2013

By using a morse code translator, it translates to "Optical Zoom". Which fits in line with the statement "See what others can't see".

3. elitewolverine

Posts: 5192; Member since: Oct 28, 2013

Hoping they pull it off in a small form factor

4. Anterv

Posts: 178; Member since: Jul 09, 2014

Go Asus ! Go LG ! Go OnePlus ! Stop Samsung !

5. TheMoltenD

Posts: 109; Member since: Jul 13, 2014

Apple is the real one that needs to be stopped.

8. reckless562

Posts: 1153; Member since: Sep 09, 2013

just their iCrap

11. Noonting

Posts: 135; Member since: Sep 19, 2014

LG???????? What a crap

6. srgonu

Posts: 554; Member since: Feb 13, 2012

Please don't ask apple to stop, it's already going at snails pace ;)

7. Gibscreen

Posts: 32; Member since: Jun 03, 2014

That's not a riddle. It's a code. Hence Morse CODE.

9. Crispin_Gatieza

Posts: 3137; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

Technically, it's a coded message. Morse code is nothing but an audible set of dots and dashes of the English alphabet.

10. XaErO

Posts: 353; Member since: Sep 25, 2012

Optical Zoom !!

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