Solar Tectic LLC

Solar-Tectic Developing Material Technologies Having Display Applications

by Arthur Berman

Solar-Tectic LLC (Briarcliff Manor, NY) is promoting a technology called Low Temperature single Crystal Silicon (LT1CS). The primary focus of the technology is in solar cells but use also extends to display applications. This …

Tags:Glass| Large Display Monitor| LTPS TFT| Mobile Display Monitor| Sapphire| TFT| Vol 24 - Issue 46

Crestron Networks – Some Programming Required

by Matthew Brennesholtz

Two weeks ago, I wrote a Display Daily on programming Crestron systems, from the point of view of the training required to become a Crestron programmer. But what is it that these programmers actually …

Tags:Crestron| Display Controllers| Sapphire| Touch Controllers| Vol 23 - Issue 17

Materials Make the Difference

by Phillip Wright

Consumer electronics and all man-made products are composed of materials that have been selected, modified and manipulated so as to arrange the atoms into particular forms and to accomplish specific functions. From stone points, …

Tags:Materials| OLED Materials| OLEDs| Quantum Dots| Sapphire| Smartwatches| Vol 22 - Issue 32| WOLED (White OLED)

Apple Watch Display Reflectance Unveiled

by Steve Sechrist

Once again, in the pursuit of “state-of-the-art” displays, we are getting a peek with the DisplayMate Labs microscope into an Apple Watch display shoot-out. This time, founder Dr. Raymond Soneira, announced an in-depth review …

Tags:Apple Watch (iWatch)| Colour (Color)| Sapphire| Shoot Outs| Vol 22 - Issue 27

Apple Watch AMOLED Display is a 322 ppi Retina

by Steve Sechrist

We are finally getting more details on the Apple Watch display, now that the long coveted device has started trickling out in limited quantities ( is reporting an Australian Fitness trainer was one of …

Tags:AMOLED| Apple| Apple Watch (iWatch)| DisplayMate| Mobile Display Monitor| Sapphire| Vol 22 - Issue 18

Rigidtech Expands PSS Capacity and Uses

by Tom Allen

Rigidtech Microelectronics is setting up a factory in China to produce patterned sapphire substrates (PSS). Volume production will begin at the end of 2015, with an initial monthly capacity of about 100,000 units – …

Tags:China| Mobile Display Monitor| Sapphire| Smartphones| Smartwatches| Supply Chain| Vol 22 - Issue 16

Inside Look at the Apple Watch

by Norbert Hildebrand

We are still awaiting the release of the Apple Watch and the expected reports of great sales. Of course, technical details are being widely discussed based on news from the supply chain, Apple and …

Tags:Apple| OLEDs| Sapphire| Smartwatches| Vol 22 - Issue 16| Wearable Market

Sapphire Capacity Expands in China

by Tom Allen

Biel Crystal Manufactory and Lens Technology, Chinese sapphire makers, have expanded their production capacities, according to industry sources. The companies made the move due to the growing adoption of sapphire in wearable and smartphone …

Tags:China| Mobile Display Monitor| Sapphire| Smartphones| Supply Chain| Vol 22 - Issue 12| Wearables

Display Glass at CES

by Ken Werner

You might not expect much discussion of display materials to go on at CES, but as CES increasingly becomes less of a consumer electronics show and more of an SoE (show of everything), an …

Tags:Corning| Glass| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Sapphire| Vol 22 - Issue 03

CES Unveiled Prepares Us for Show Floor

by Tom Allen

  CES Unveiled is a pre-CES ‘mini show’, in the style of Pepcom and Showstoppers. With tables costing significantly less than a stand on the show floor, these events are a great way to …

Tags:CES 2015| Desktop Monitors| Gaze Recognition| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Sapphire| Tobii| Vol 22 - Issue 03

Kyocera Takes on Automotive Challenge

by Raverstead

Kyocera has several divisions, with many display distributors located around hall A3. However, the company did have its own stand, where it was showing materials worked on by its Fineceramics division – as well …

Tags:Automotive| Electronica 2014| Kyocera| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| On-cell| Sapphire| Vol 21 - Issue 45