Links Mid-Week – Week Ending 17th June 2022

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the middle of this week. Would You Buy the World’s First Laptop With …

Tags:Apple| CPUs| CRT| Dell| Desktop Monitors| DisplayLink| E Ink| EBU| EPD (Electrophoretic)| Financial Data| Intel| LCD displays| LED| Litigation| Monopolies (Anti Trust)| Notebooks| Semiconductors| Smart TV| Sports and Stadiums| TCL| Testing| USA

The Shape of (Monitor) Things to Come (Part 1)

by Bob Raikes

I was struggling to come up with a topic for today’s column then I saw an interesting release (LG’s Award-Winning Premium Monitors Designed With Modern Home-Office Workers in Mind) about a new ‘Dual Up’ …

Tags:Aspect Ratios| CRT| Desktop Monitors| Visual Ergonomics

Eizo Monitor Optimised for MRU Use

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Eizo has released a new 32″ UltraHD monitor that can be used in MRI equipment because of special shielding technology. The shielding stops the high magnetic fields from the MRI machine …

Tags:CRT| Medical

Links Week Commencing 14th June 2021

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the first part of this week. Technicolor deploys 20 million RDK broadband gateways …

Tags:CRT| Desktop Monitors| LG Electronics (LGE)| Samsung| Smart TV| STBs| Technicolor| UltraHD (4KTV)| Wearables

Luminance Contouring Redux

by Matthew Brennesholtz

According to, “Redux” means “brought back; revived.” I last paid a serious visit to luminance contouring in a 1998 SPIE paper I wrote while at Philips Research titled “Luminance contouring at the display …

Tags:CRT| DLP| LCD displays| MicroLED| OLEDs

What Bob Saw on the Net 20/09/2019

by Bob Raikes

Most days, our editor, Bob, spends some time looking around the net for news. Here are some articles and links that he thought worth sharing… (note that registration or subscriptions may be required!) Amazon …

Tags:Amazon| Automotive| CRT| Human Visual System (HVS)| MEA (Middle East & Africa)| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| Touch Displays| Virtual Reality| warranty

Irico Display Requests Immunity from Price-Fixing Lawsuit

by Andrew Fenn

There’s been a new development in the long-running litigation over the alleged conspiracy to fix the price of cathode ray tubes (CRT). Earlier this month, Chinese firm Irico and its subsidiary Irico Display Devices …

Tags:China| CRT| Large Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 28

Case Against Toshiba Dropped in CRT Price-Fixing Lawsuit

by Andrew Fenn

Toshiba has been released from ongoing multidistrict litigation initiated by Marta Cooperative of America, who allege that a range of companies violated federal antitrust laws by conspiring to fix the price of cathode ray …

Tags:CRT| Large Display Monitor| Litigation| toshiba| Vol 25 - Issue 18

Digital CRT Tube Resurrected

by Bob Raikes

We spotted an interesting article on a CRT numeric display tube that is called the Nimo. It never really caught on as there were many options at the time – all of which did …

Tags:Back Panel| CRT| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 12

Mitsubishi Agrees $33M Deal

by Bob Raikes

Mitsubishi has finally settled a US class action over a CRT pricing cartel by agreeing a $33 million agreement with indirect buyers of the CRTs, after agreeing a deal with direct buyers for $75 …

Tags:CRT| Large Display Monitor| Litigation| Monopolies (Anti Trust)| Vol 25 - Issue 07

LG OLEDs Reach Reference Studio Monitor Class

by Steve Sechrist

Remember the gold standard ($50K or so) CRT reference studio monitors for the broadcast industry? They’ve just been matched by a commercial class OLED TV, according to Dr. Ray Soneira and the recent DisplayMate …

Tags:CRT| HDR - High Dynamic Range| LG Displays (LGD)| OLED TVs| Shoot Outs| Vol 23 - Issue 39| WOLED (White OLED)

Shifts in the Display Technology Landscape

by Norbert Hildebrand

The last few decades can be easily labeled as the Display Decades (DD). With the rise of LCD, PDP, OLED, LED, DLP, Laser, EPD and other technologies, we have now a wide array displays …

Tags:CRT| display technology| LCD displays| LED| MicroLED| OLEDs| Vol 23 - Issue 26