BOE Takes NFC Under the Screen

by Emory Kale

BOE has developed an LCD NFC In-cell in-screen integration solution that integrates the NFC coil into the LCD display.


BETT 2022: Part II – the Display Details

by Bob Raikes

Last week I reported on the ‘big picture’ view of what I learned at BETT in London last week. Today I’ll add some detail on the products and technology that I saw. ViewSonic updated …

Tags:anti-microbial| BenQ| BETT 2022| Infrared Touch| Interactive Displays| NFC| Notebooks| ViewSonic

Thinfilm NFC Scanner App Released for iOS

by Andrew Fenn

With the release of iOS 11, Apple has extended the range of the iPhone’s near-field communication capabilities. A platform previously reserved for Apple Pay, near-field communication can now be used to deliver digital experiences …

Tags:Apple| Mobile Display Monitor| NFC| Vol 24 - Issue 35

ThinFilm Expands in San Jose

by Bob Raikes

We reported on Thinfilm’s new printed electrochromic label last week (ThinFilm Smart Label Starts to Ship) and now we have heard that the company is building a new fab in San Jose, in a …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| NFC| Printed Electronics| USA| Vol 24 - Issue 18

Think&Go Brings Transactions to Public Displays

by Bob Raikes

In the Innovation zone in the Sands, we found an interesting company, Think&Go, from Aix en Provence in France that has developed NFC technology that can be fitted into large format displays (LFDs). The …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| LFD - Large Format Display| Mobile Display Monitor| NFC| Vol 24 - Issue 02

E Ink Enters Retail Partnership

by Tom Allen

Dai Nippon Printing (DNP) and E Ink have announced a strategic partnership to co-develop and market products using ePaper. DNP will use its Japanese sales network, developing products aimed at sectors of the retail, …

Tags:Digital Signage| E Ink| Japan| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| NFC| Vol 23 - Issue 13

Beacon Use Will Rise 14,000%

by Tom Allen

Almost 1.6 billion coupons will be delivered annually to consumers via beacon technology by 2020, says Juniper Research. The figure is an increase of more than 14,400% on 2015’s 11 million. Click to enlargeIn-store …

Tags:Beacons| Digital Signage| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| NFC| Vol 22 - Issue 49

Swatch Will Definitely Make a Smartwatch

by Tom Allen

Swatch still plans to produce a smartwatch, says CEO Nick Hayek. At a recent shareholder meeting, Hayek said that the watch will be a connected device with remote-payment functionality. It will be launched in …

Tags:China| Mobile Display Monitor| NFC| Smartwatches| Switzerland| Vol 22 - Issue 23

Samsung Takes Steps Towards Ubiquitous Charging

by Tom Allen

To celebrate the launch of the Galaxy S6 in Ireland, Samsung has teamed up with Starcom, Source Out of Home, Delite and Clear Channel, adding wireless charging to five bus shelters around Dublin. The …

Tags:Back Panel| Ireland| Mobile Display Monitor| NFC| Samsung| Vol 22 - Issue 18| Wireless Charging

Christie’s CEN Arrives in US Cinema Lobbies

by Tom Allen

Christie has begun the rollout of its new Christie Experiential Networks solution, introduced last October, to 200 cinema lobbies across the USA. CEN uses two display platforms: digital one-sheets (65″ vertically-oriented displays in wall-mounted …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Christie| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Apps| Mobile Display Monitor| NFC| Portrait Orientation| Touch| USA| Vol 22 - Issue 11