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The Boogie Board gets Bigger

by Bob Raikes

Just in time for the 2017 holiday season, comes a new electronic writing tool – Blackboard by Boogie Board which uses a concept of ‘Liquid Crystal Paper’. Like every Boogie Board before it, Blackboard …

Tags:Cholesteric| ePaper| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 24 - Issue 40

Kent Display Defends its Patent Position

by Norbert Hildebrand

Kent Display which is making its cholesteric LCD displays in a R2R process in the USA has successfully defended its IP with a case brought to the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) and is …

Tags:Cholesteric| LCD| Litigation| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 24 - Issue 23

A New Full Color Reflective Display Based on Cholesteric Liquid Crystals

by Arthur Berman

A team of researchers headed by Dan Luo within the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the Southern University of Science and Technology (Shenzhen, China) has developed improved Cholesteric Liquid Crystal (CLC) materials …

Tags:China| Cholesteric| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| R&D (Research & Development)| Reflective Display| Vol 24 - Issue 17

Electronica 2016 Round-up

by Bob Raikes

AlphaDisplay of Korea was at the show to highlight, in particular, its developments in medical displays. To help promote that vertical segment, Alpha has recruited from fellow Korean company, Kostec, which is a specialist …

Tags:Cholesteric| Electronica 2016| Electrowetting| EPD (Electrophoretic)| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| OLEDs| Vol 23 - Issue 45

A New Look for Merck/EMD

by Ken Werner

Merck KGaA Darmstadt Germany and its North American branch, EMD Performance Materials, showed off their new logos and design language at SID Display Week for the first time. The look, startlingly, is more “Age …

Tags:Cholesteric| Flexible Displays| Merck| SID Display Week 2016| Vol 23 - Issue 20

Boogie Board Sync: More than Meets the Eye

by Ken Werner

While Kent Displays (Kent, Ohio) – a struggling developer of cholesteric liquid-crystal technology – was converting itself into a successful consumer-products company whose devices are sold under the name Boogie Board, it fell off …

Tags:Cholesteric| Interactive Displays| tablets| Vol 23 - Issue 10