Norbert Hildebrand


Statista Sees Move Towards the Phablet

by Norbert Hildebrand

According to a statistical analysis by Statista, there was a jump in the popularity of the phablet during the holiday season. Statista looked at new device activations during the holiday season as defined by the time frame between …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| phablets


OSVR Virtual Hardware and Software Project

by Norbert Hildebrand

Virtual reality headsets fall into two categories so far; there are the dedicated headsets and then the smartphone plug-in cases that provide a cheap way to get a first VR experience for the consumer.  …

Tags:HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| Mobile Display Monitor| Virtual Reality| Vol 22 - Issue 02

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Corning Stays Ahead in Display Glass

by Norbert Hildebrand

Corning has been a leader in the display glass material market for many years and the company has worked hard to stay ahead by adding new and improved materials.  The latest addition is Iris, …

Tags:Corning| Glass| Large Display Monitor| TVs (TV Sets)| Vol 22 - Issue 02

LTPS Panel Production On the Rise Reports Digitimes

by Norbert Hildebrand

Based on recent market research results from various firms, Digitimes reports that the use of LTPS TFT panels for smartphones is on the rise.  It sees the manufacturing of LTPS panels rising as the percentage of …

Tags:China| Mobile Display Monitor| Small Medium Panel Supply| Smartphone Market| Smartphones

Bosch sees Augmented Reality in the Car Within the Next Five Years

by Norbert Hildebrand

The Wall Street Journal says in an article “Augmented Reality Windshields on the Way, Says Bosch CEO ” that Bosch sees augmented reality windshields appearing in the near future. According to the article, Bosch sees the car …

Tags:Automotive| Head Up Displays HUDs| Mobile Display Monitor| Robert Bosch| Vol 22 - Issue 02

Intel Invests in Vuzix

by Norbert Hildebrand

Intel has invested $24.8 million in Vuzix for a 30% share of the company.  According to the press release, Intel received preferred stock in the transaction that is convertible to an equivalent of 30% of …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Eyewear| Intel| Mergers & Acquisitions| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 02

Will the Smartphone World Change Its Way?

by Norbert Hildebrand

The development of the smartphone market was easy to follow from the outside. After Apple introduced the iPhone the company started with almost 100% market share, a number that was expected by everyone to …

Tags:Gartner| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphone Market

2015 Here We Come!

by Norbert Hildebrand

Ever so often one has the luck or the burden to be the first to voice one’s opinion.  Here at Display Daily, 2015 is my chance to give my opinion first.   My colleague …

Tags:Display Industry| LCD| OLEDs| Vol 22 - Issue 02