Health and Safety


Fire protection layer for LED displays

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Invidis reports that Screen Experts of Münster in Germany has developed a patented coating process for making LED displays fireproof and called, imaginitively enough ‘Screen Fire Protectio’ or SFP. No details of …

Tags:Health and Safety| LED| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP

Will the Schemes for the Metaverse ‘Gang Agley’?

by Bob Raikes

‘The best laid schemes of mice and men gang aft agley’* seems an appropriate start to an article in Burns Week when it applies to the production as well as the topic of today’s …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Health and Safety| The Metaverse| Virtual Reality

LED TVs Bad for the Eyes?

by Bob Raikes

What They Say The IT Chosun reported an interview with Oh Chang-ho of LG Display who said that miniLED TVs are bad for eye health compared to OLEDs. However, he welcomed the introduction of …

Tags:Health and Safety| LG Displays (LGD)| OLED Materials

Links Week Starting 10th January 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 first part of this week. CES 2022: In-Person Observations (DSCC’s Bob O …

Tags:Digital Photography| EPD (Electrophoretic)| Glass| Health and Safety| Italy| Oculus VR| Perovskite| QD OLEDs| Sky| The Metaverse| UltraHD & 4K

Vuzix Upgrades the Shield Safety Glasses and Updates M-Series

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Vuzix introduced its newest Vuzix Shield Smart Glasses that are intended for enterprise customers. The headset is based on a Snapdragon XR1 platform and used dual monochrome green microLED stereo displays …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Health and Safety| Microdisplays| MicroLED| Vuzix

LGD & Eyesafe Push Low Blue Light for OLED

by Bob Raikes

What They Say LG Display and Eyesafe have collaborated on a free to download whitepaper that highlights the advantages of OLED in reducing the level of the blue light that is seen by some …

Tags:Blue Light| Health and Safety

No More Burning Displays – At Least in DACH

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Invidis reported a talk at the Best Medientechnik 2021 event that highlighted the issues of fireproofing of digital signage. The integration supplier, Ben Hur, collaborated with Lang AG and the Job …

Tags:Digital Signage| Health and Safety

An Interesting Upgrade to an Interesting AR Headset

by Arthur Berman

The X-Craft headset launched by Rokid Inc. (Redwood City, CA) last December does not look quite like other AR glasses products. Nor do the specifications to which the X-Craft was designed read like those …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Health and Safety| HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| Rugged Displays