Emory Kale


2022 Saw a Decline in AR/VR Headset Shipments

by Emory Kale

The pendulum for AR/VR headsets swung the other way through the course of 2022 as global shipments declined 20.9% year over year to 8.8 million units, according to new data from the International Data …

Tags:Augmented Reality| HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| IDC| VR

37 Different Foldable Smartphones to Ship in 2023

by Emory Kale

Shipments are projected to rise 45% in 2023 to 18.6 million units as newer models with lower prices, and better displays contribute to growing interest among consumers for this form factor. Analysts at DSCC …

Tags:DSCC| Flexible Displays| Foldable Devices| Samsung

Display Fab Capacity Continues to Outstrip Demand

by Emory Kale

LCD TV panel prices rise 2.7% QoQ with an emphasis on larger size panels (50” through 75”). DSCC is reporting a modest rise in LCD TV panel prices after the plunge in prices that …

Tags:DSCC| LCD Panels| Market Data

Nubia Debuts Glasses-Free 3D Tablet and AR Glasses

by Emory Kale

At MWC 2023, Nubia is showcasing the ZTE Nubia Pad 3D, and its Neovision Glass. The company claims the tablet is the first naked-eye 3D tablet based on AI technology, and the Neovision Glass …

Tags:3D (Three Dimensions)| Augmented Reality| Leia| Nubia| tablet

Xiaomi Wireless AR Glasses Discovery Edition Unveiled

by Emory Kale

At Mobile World Congress 2023 (MWC 2023), the company unveiled its AR offering with a retina-level adaptive display that adjusts to the lighting environment, and enhanced connectivity to its Snapdragon Spaces ready smartphone. The …

Tags:AR Glasses| MicroLED| sony| Xiaomi

The Definitive Text on the History of the GPU

by Emory Kale

Dr. Jon Peddie has just written a three-volume The History of the GPU, published by Springer, tracing its history, the ecosystem and environment, and new developments in the industry. These are the first and …


Samsung’s New Galaxy Book3 Ultra: Connecting All Screens, Now

by Emory Kale

Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Book3 series, its latest flagship PC lineup featuring the Galaxy Book3 Ultra, Book3 Pro 360 and Book3 Pro. The Galaxy Book3 Ultra – Samsung’s new premium PC – features ultra-high-performance computing, …

Tags:Notebooks| Samsung| tablets

PPDS Unveils the ‘Zero Power’ Philips Tableaux Range at ISE 2023

by Emory Kale

PPDS announces the launch of the full size and full colour ‘zero power’ Philips Tableaux advanced colour ePaper (ACeP) signage displays. Each is capable of delivering 24/7 vivid content, while running entirely unplugged and …

Tags:Digital Signage| ISE 2023| Philps| PPDS

Smartphone Shipments Suffer the Largest-Ever Decline in 2022

by Emory Kale

Worldwide smartphone shipments declined 18.3% year over year to 300.3 million units in the fourth quarter of 2022 (4Q22), according to preliminary data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker. The …

Tags:Forecasts| IDC| Smartphone Market

Where Apple Goes We All Follow

by Emory Kale

Apple may have delayed the launch of its M2 Pro and M2 Max products because of a slowdown in sales but it doesn’t seem to be shying away from the fight at this early …