Hot News – Metasurfaces Can Create Pixels

by Bob Raikes

The concepts and manufacturing techniques that have enabled Moore’s Law can be applied to optics

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Graphene OLED Touch Layer Demonstrated

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Queen Mary University of London (which must have re-branded from Queen Mary College) working with Paragraf (Cambridge, UK) and Tokyo, Japan, have collaborated in a research project that used a monolayer …

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SigmaSense Beyond Touch to Skin Sensitivity

by Steve Sechrist

In case you missed Display Week in San Jose last week, one stand-out technology empowering displays (and just about any surface, for that matter) was SigmaSense ( This is a start-up based out of …

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Indium Prices High but Fairly Stable

by Matthew Brennesholtz

Indium is the key ingredient in Indium-Tin Oxide (ITO), a transparent conductive coating found in virtually all displays, including both LCDs and OLEDs. It is also used in many types of touch screens. The …

Tags:ITO| ITO Replacement| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Perovskite| Vol 23 - Issue 09

Indium Recovery Relies on Acid Solution

by Tom Allen

Click to enlargeTo address the potential shortage of indium – a component of touchscreens – scientists have developed a new way to recover the metal through recycling. Writing in the journal ACS Sustainable Chemistry …

Tags:Components| ITO| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Recycling| Vol 22 - Issue 23

Rumour: Apple Looking at Silver Nanowires

by Tom Allen

Korea’s ET News claims that Apple is looking into silver nanowire technology for the touch panels on the (long-rumoured) 12.9″ iPad. By exchanging an ITO-based clear film for silver nanowires, Apple intends to raise …

Tags:iPad| ITO| ITO Replacement| Mobile Display Monitor| Silver Nanowire| Touch| Vol 22 - Issue 20

Touch and Non-Touch 2015 Market Growth

by Steve Sechrist

Source: Touch Display Research The next wave in both touch and touch-less technology was the focus at the Society for Information Display Pacific Northwest Chapter meeting with guest speaker, Dr. Jennifer Colegrove, Principal Analyst …

Tags:Gesture Recognition| HMI| ITO| ITO Replacement| Large Display Monitor| Market Data| Mobile Display Monitor| Quantum Dots| Touch Market| Voice Input| Vol 22 - Issue 17

ITO Demand to Slow This Year

by Raverstead

Demand for ITO films will rise 25.6% this year, say Taiwanese sources, down from the 40% rise seen in 2013. The sources indicated that the ITO film market will reach 31.4 million m² this …

Tags:ITO| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 21 - Issue 47

ITO Revenues Will Have Peaked by 2019

by Super User

The worldwide market for transparent conductors (TCs) will be worth $4.6 billion in 2019. According to a Nanomarkets report (, non-ITO TCs will generate $1.8 billion of the total, up from $640 million today. …

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