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Looking at the news this week, and catching up with the technology news especially, I realised that the display industry is starting to get really interesting again. Since I started in the business, there …

TV sales fall by 8.6% in third quarter of 2010

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Meko’s latest DisplayCast report shows that European TV sales fell by 8.6% to 16.4 million sets in the third quarter of 2010. Flat panel sell-in quantity was also down quarterly to 15.3 million TV …

Desktop Monitor Sales Slide in 2010

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The latest DisplayCast report from European display specialist Meko shows that desktop monitor sales were down by 3.6% compared to the third quarter of 2009.   While sales increased by 12.5% over the previous …

Monitor Companies Overestimate Service Costs

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Meko´s latest Monitor Warranty Report uncovers overestimates of nearly 30% by monitor companies calculating their future service costs. The display market research specialist has published its Desktop Monitor Warranty Report 2010, which examines warranty …

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EU Energy Labelling could save energy of 1.7 power stations

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The European Commission has published the regulations for the marking of energy consumption of TVs in the EU. The final regulations could be applied as early as the beginning of 2012. Displays research specialist …

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Terms and Conditions

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These terms and conditions and our Privacy Policy govern your use of the meko.co.uk website and your relationship with Meko Ltd. Please read them carefully as they affect your rights and liabilities under the …

Privacy Policy

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This privacy policy sets out how Meko uses and protects any information that you give Meko when you use this website. Meko is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask …

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When lines are to be drawn, or images positioned, on a computer screen, a consistent method of specifying screen locations has to be used. As computer displays are made up of columns and rows …

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Twisted nematic LCs

Twisted Nematic (TN) LCs

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For nearly a hundred years after Friedrich Reinitzer observed cholesteryl benzoate changing into its liquid crystal state in 1888, nine years before the invention of the CRT, liquid crystals remained little more than a …

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Super Twisted Nematic LC

Super Twisted Nematic (STN/DSTN) LCs

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The development of the twisted nematic liquid crystal (TNLC), with its 90° twist, made the production of commercially viable LCDs possible. Though relatively cheap to make and requiring very little power (hence their use …

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The Universal Display Corporation (UDC) is one of the most prominent developers of Organic Light Emitting Devices (OLEDs). Working with researchers at Princeton University and the University of Southern California, it has produced several …

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Shadow Mask

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Before the stream of electrons produced by the CRT’s cathode reach the phosphor coated faceplate, it encounters the shadow mask, a sheet of metal etched with a pattern of holes. The mask is positioned …

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